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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 alone (12)
 
Families, total (10)
3,592 483 13.5 2,888 334 11.6 257 48 18.5 447 102 22.7

Residence and Region (31)

United States:
 
  Inside metro statistical areas
3,498 466 13.3 2,810 323 11.5 251 45 17.9 437 97 22.3
      Inside principal cities 1,650 248 15.0 1,305 171 13.1 119 19 16.0 225 57 25.5
      Outside principal cities 1,849 218 11.8 1,505 152 10.1 132 26 19.5 212 40 18.9
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 93 18 19.1 78 11 13.9 5 3 (B) 10 4 (B)

Residence and Region (31)
 
Northeast
780 140 17.9 651 101 15.5 45 11 (B) 84 28 33.0
  Inside metro statistical areas 773 138 17.9 644 100 15.5 45 11 (B) 84 28 33.0
      Inside principal cities 374 84 22.6 311 64 20.6 16 4 (B) 47 16 (B)
      Outside principal cities 398 54 13.5 333 36 10.8 29 7 (B) 37 11 (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 811 100 12.3 651 74 11.3 68 13 (B) 92 13 13.9
  Inside metro statistical areas 778 93 12.0 621 70 11.2 65 11 (B) 92 13 13.9
      Inside principal cities 263 34 12.8 207 25 12.1 23 2 (B) 33 6 (B)
      Outside principal cities 515 59 11.5 414 45 10.8 42 8 (B) 58 6 (B)
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 33 7 (B) 30 4 (B) 3 3 (B) 0 0 (X)
West 1,571 174 11.1 1,229 112 9.1 123 18 14.3 219 44 20.1
  Inside metro statistical areas 1,528 168 11.0 1,198 110 9.2 121 18 14.5 209 40 19.1
      Inside principal cities 849 95 11.2 651 58 8.9 73 10 (B) 125 27 21.9
      Outside principal cities 679 73 10.7 547 52 9.6 47 8 (B) 84 13 14.9
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 43 6 (B) 31 2 (B) 2 0 (B) 10 4 (B)

Division (31)
 
New England
155 27 17.4 125 23 18.1 8 1 (B) 22 4 (B)
Middle Atlantic 625 113 18.0 526 78 14.9 37 10 (B) 62 24 (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 53 11.8 361 38 10.6 34 7 (B) 57 8 (B)
East South Central 51 9 (B) 43 6 (B) 6 2 (B) 1 1 (B)
West South Central 308 37 12.1 247 29 11.8 28 4 (B) 33 4 (B)
Mountain 165 27 16.6 132 19 14.6 14 3 (B) 19 5 (B)
Pacific 1,406 146 10.4 1,097 93 8.5 109 14 13.2 200 39 19.5

Poverty Footnotes

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