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POV44: Region, Division and Type of Residence -- Poverty Status for Families by Family Structure: 2009

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Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Current Population Survey, 2010 Annual Social and Economic Supplement.

(Numbers in thousands)

  Families (total) (10) Married-couple families (11) Families with a male householder, no wife present Families with a female householder, no husband present
All income levels Below 125% of poverty (5) Percentage below 125% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 125% of poverty (5) Percentage below 125% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 125% of poverty (5) Percentage below 125% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 125% of poverty (5) Percentage below 125% of poverty (6)

Asian alone (12)
 
Families, total (10)
3,592 451 12.6 2,888 313 10.8 257 43 16.9 447 95 21.3

Residence and Region (31)

United States:
 
  Inside metro statistical areas
3,498 434 12.4 2,810 302 10.8 251 41 16.2 437 92 21.0
      Inside principal cities 1,650 234 14.2 1,305 160 12.2 119 19 15.8 225 56 24.8
      Outside principal cities 1,849 200 10.8 1,505 142 9.5 132 22 16.6 212 36 16.9
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 93 17 18.1 78 11 13.6 5 3 (B) 10 4 (B)

Residence and Region (31)
 
Northeast
780 132 17.0 651 96 14.8 45 11 (B) 84 25 29.8
  Inside metro statistical areas 773 131 16.9 644 95 14.8 45 11 (B) 84 25 29.8
      Inside principal cities 374 84 22.5 311 64 20.5 16 4 (B) 47 16 (B)
      Outside principal cities 398 47 11.7 333 32 9.5 29 7 (B) 37 9 (B)
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 7 1 (B) 7 1 (B) 0 0 (X) 0 0 (X)
Midwest 430 70 16.4 356 47 13.3 21 6 (B) 52 17 (B)
  Inside metro statistical areas 419 66 15.8 347 43 12.5 21 6 (B) 52 17 (B)
      Inside principal cities 163 34 21.0 137 24 17.9 7 3 (B) 20 7 (B)
      Outside principal cities 256 32 12.5 210 19 9.0 14 3 (B) 32 10 (B)
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 11 4 (B) 10 4 (B) 1 0 (B) 0 0 (B)
South 811 95 11.7 651 72 11.1 68 11 (B) 92 12 12.6
  Inside metro statistical areas 778 88 11.3 621 69 11.1 65 8 (B) 92 12 12.6
      Inside principal cities 263 31 11.9 207 24 11.6 23 2 (B) 33 5 (B)
      Outside principal cities 515 57 11.0 414 45 10.8 42 6 (B) 58 6 (B)
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 33 7 (B) 30 4 (B) 3 3 (B) 0 0 (X)
West 1,571 154 9.8 1,229 97 7.9 123 16 12.9 219 41 18.9
  Inside metro statistical areas 1,528 149 9.7 1,198 95 7.9 121 16 13.1 209 38 18.2
      Inside principal cities 849 84 9.9 651 48 7.3 73 10 (B) 125 27 21.6
      Outside principal cities 679 64 9.5 547 47 8.6 47 6 (B) 84 11 13.0
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 43 5 (B) 31 2 (B) 2 0 (B) 10 3 (B)

Division (31)
 
New England
155 25 15.8 125 20 16.1 8 1 (B) 22 4 (B)
Middle Atlantic 625 108 17.2 526 76 14.5 37 10 (B) 62 21 (B)
East North Central 345 61 17.8 288 42 14.6 15 5 (B) 42 14 (B)
West North Central 85 9 10.8 68 5 (B) 7 1 (B) 10 3 (B)
South Atlantic 452 50 11.0 361 38 10.6 34 5 (B) 57 7 (B)
East South Central 51 9 (B) 43 6 (B) 6 2 (B) 1 1 (B)
West South Central 308 36 11.7 247 28 11.3 28 4 (B) 33 4 (B)
Mountain 165 25 14.9 132 16 12.4 14 3 (B) 19 5 (B)
Pacific 1,406 129 9.2 1,097 80 7.3 109 13 11.7 200 36 18.2

Poverty Footnotes

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