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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 130% of poverty (5) Percentage below 130% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 130% of poverty (5) Percentage below 130% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 130% of poverty (5) Percentage below 130% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 130% of poverty (5) Percentage below 130% of poverty (6)

Asian A.O.I.C. (12)
 
Families, total (10)
3,742 509 13.6 2,987 346 11.6 273 49 18.0 481 114 23.8

Residence and Region (31)

United States:
 
  Inside metro statistical areas
3,632 488 13.4 2,899 334 11.5 267 46 17.4 466 108 23.1
      Inside principal cities 1,716 262 15.2 1,350 180 13.3 125 20 15.8 241 62 25.8
      Outside principal cities 1,916 227 11.8 1,549 154 10.0 142 27 18.8 225 46 20.3
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 110 21 18.9 88 11 13.0 6 3 (B) 15 7 (B)

Residence and Region (31)
 
Northeast
790 140 17.7 659 101 15.4 45 11 (B) 86 28 32.3
  Inside metro statistical areas 782 138 17.7 651 100 15.3 45 11 (B) 86 28 32.3
      Inside principal cities 380 84 22.2 315 64 20.3 16 4 (B) 49 16 (B)
      Outside principal cities 402 54 13.4 336 36 10.7 29 7 (B) 37 11 (B)
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 8 1 (B) 8 1 (B) 0 0 (X) 0 0 (X)
Midwest 442 74 16.8 363 47 13.0 22 6 (B) 57 21 (B)
  Inside metro statistical areas 430 70 16.3 352 43 12.3 21 6 (B) 56 21 (B)
      Inside principal cities 169 36 21.3 140 24 17.5 7 3 (B) 22 9 (B)
      Outside principal cities 261 34 13.0 212 19 8.9 14 3 (B) 34 12 (B)
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 12 4 (B) 11 4 (B) 1 0 (B) 0 0 (B)
South 838 100 11.9 670 74 11.0 75 13 (B) 93 13 13.7
  Inside metro statistical areas 803 93 11.6 638 70 10.9 72 11 (B) 93 13 13.7
      Inside principal cities 273 34 12.4 217 25 11.5 23 2 (B) 33 6 (B)
      Outside principal cities 530 59 11.2 421 45 10.6 49 8 (B) 60 6 (B)
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 35 7 (B) 32 4 (B) 3 3 (B) 0 0 (X)
West 1,673 196 11.7 1,296 124 9.5 132 19 14.4 245 53 21.6
  Inside metro statistical areas 1,618 187 11.5 1,258 121 9.6 129 19 14.8 230 47 20.2
      Inside principal cities 894 107 12.0 678 66 9.8 79 11 13.4 137 30 22.2
      Outside principal cities 724 80 11.0 580 55 9.4 50 9 (B) 94 16 17.3
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 56 9 (B) 37 2 (B) 3 0 (B) 15 7 (B)

Division (31)
 
New England
157 27 17.2 127 23 17.9 8 1 (B) 23 4 (B)
Middle Atlantic 633 113 17.8 532 78 14.7 37 10 (B) 63 24 (B)
East North Central 354 65 18.3 293 42 14.3 15 5 (B) 46 18 (B)
West North Central 87 9 10.5 70 5 (B) 7 1 (B) 10 3 (B)
South Atlantic 469 53 11.4 371 38 10.3 39 7 (B) 59 8 (B)
East South Central 52 9 (B) 45 6 (B) 6 2 (B) 1 1 (B)
West South Central 316 37 11.8 254 29 11.5 29 4 (B) 33 4 (B)
Mountain 175 31 17.8 138 21 15.3 14 3 (B) 22 7 (B)
Pacific 1,499 165 11.0 1,158 102 8.8 118 16 13.5 223 46 20.7

Poverty Footnotes

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