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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)

Hispanic (any race) (12)
 
Families, total (10)
10,422 3,275 31.4 6,593 1,609 24.4 1,081 325 30.1 2,748 1,341 48.8

Residence and Region (31)

United States:
 
  Inside metro statistical areas
9,664 3,006 31.1 6,089 1,474 24.2 1,003 303 30.2 2,571 1,229 47.8
      Inside principal cities 4,974 1,724 34.7 2,924 799 27.3 557 176 31.6 1,493 749 50.2
      Outside principal cities 4,690 1,281 27.3 3,165 675 21.3 446 127 28.5 1,078 480 44.5
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 758 269 35.5 504 135 26.8 77 22 28.6 177 112 63.6

Residence and Region (31)
 
Northeast
1,486 460 30.9 756 147 19.4 183 52 28.3 547 262 47.8
  Inside metro statistical areas 1,455 453 31.1 734 144 19.6 182 52 28.5 540 257 47.7
      Inside principal cities 828 294 35.5 376 92 24.4 96 29 30.4 355 172 48.6
      Outside principal cities 628 159 25.4 358 52 14.6 85 22 26.3 185 85 46.0
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 31 7 (B) 23 3 (B) 1 0 (B) 7 4 (B)
Midwest 807 274 33.9 491 132 27.0 131 44 33.6 184 97 52.7
  Inside metro statistical areas 712 243 34.1 427 117 27.4 119 38 32.4 166 87 52.6
      Inside principal cities 370 144 38.9 192 60 31.4 77 28 36.0 101 56 55.4
      Outside principal cities 342 99 28.8 235 57 24.1 42 11 (B) 65 31 (B)
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 95 31 32.8 64 16 (B) 13 6 (B) 18 10 (B)
South 3,974 1,256 31.6 2,630 644 24.5 343 100 29.2 1,002 513 51.2
  Inside metro statistical areas 3,596 1,113 31.0 2,387 576 24.1 301 90 29.8 908 447 49.3
      Inside principal cities 1,813 636 35.1 1,145 310 27.0 165 56 33.7 503 271 53.9
      Outside principal cities 1,783 477 26.8 1,241 266 21.4 136 34 25.2 405 177 43.6
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 378 143 37.9 243 68 28.1 41 10 (B) 94 65 69.6
West 4,155 1,285 30.9 2,716 686 25.2 424 130 30.6 1,015 470 46.3
  Inside metro statistical areas 3,901 1,197 30.7 2,541 637 25.1 402 123 30.7 957 436 45.6
      Inside principal cities 1,963 651 33.2 1,210 337 27.9 219 64 29.0 534 250 46.7
      Outside principal cities 1,937 546 28.2 1,331 300 22.5 183 60 32.7 423 187 44.1
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 255 88 34.6 175 48 27.7 22 6 (B) 58 33 (B)

Division (31)
 
New England
250 95 38.1 109 21 19.5 33 10 (B) 107 64 59.4
Middle Atlantic 1,237 365 29.5 647 125 19.4 150 41 27.7 440 198 45.0
East North Central 608 194 31.9 377 99 26.2 101 31 30.3 129 64 49.5
West North Central 199 80 40.2 114 33 29.4 30 13 (B) 55 33 (B)
South Atlantic 1,476 387 26.2 1,006 217 21.6 134 39 29.4 335 130 38.9
East South Central 117 40 33.8 79 18 22.8 11 3 (B) 27 18 (B)
West South Central 2,381 830 34.9 1,544 409 26.5 197 57 29.1 640 364 56.9
Mountain 1,067 365 34.2 688 185 26.9 115 33 28.6 264 147 55.6
Pacific 3,088 920 29.8 2,028 500 24.7 309 97 31.3 751 323 43.0

Poverty Footnotes

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