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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 175% of poverty (5) Percentage below 175% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 175% of poverty (5) Percentage below 175% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 175% of poverty (5) Percentage below 175% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 175% of poverty (5) Percentage below 175% of poverty (6)

Asian A.O.I.C. (12)
 
Families, total (10)
3,742 778 20.8 2,987 529 17.7 273 81 29.5 481 169 35.0

Residence and Region (31)

United States:
 
  Inside metro statistical areas
3,632 747 20.6 2,899 509 17.5 267 77 28.7 466 162 34.7
      Inside principal cities 1,716 398 23.2 1,350 263 19.4 125 40 32.0 241 96 39.6
      Outside principal cities 1,916 349 18.2 1,549 246 15.9 142 37 25.9 225 66 29.4
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 110 31 28.5 88 21 23.4 6 4 (B) 15 7 (B)

Residence and Region (31)
 
Northeast
790 202 25.6 659 150 22.7 45 18 (B) 86 35 40.5
  Inside metro statistical areas 782 200 25.6 651 148 22.7 45 18 (B) 86 35 40.5
      Inside principal cities 380 129 33.9 315 95 30.3 16 11 (B) 49 22 (B)
      Outside principal cities 402 72 17.8 336 52 15.6 29 7 (B) 37 13 (B)
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 8 2 (B) 8 2 (B) 0 0 (X) 0 0 (X)
Midwest 442 97 22.0 363 65 17.9 22 7 (B) 57 25 (B)
  Inside metro statistical areas 430 91 21.2 352 59 16.7 21 7 (B) 56 25 (B)
      Inside principal cities 169 47 27.9 140 33 23.4 7 3 (B) 22 11 (B)
      Outside principal cities 261 44 16.8 212 26 12.3 14 4 (B) 34 14 (B)
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 12 6 (B) 11 6 (B) 1 0 (B) 0 0 (B)
South 838 158 18.9 670 110 16.4 75 24 (B) 93 25 26.4
  Inside metro statistical areas 803 146 18.2 638 100 15.7 72 21 (B) 93 25 26.4
      Inside principal cities 273 50 18.2 217 33 15.5 23 6 (B) 33 10 (B)
      Outside principal cities 530 96 18.2 421 67 15.8 49 15 (B) 60 14 (B)
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 35 12 (B) 32 10 (B) 3 3 (B) 0 0 (X)
West 1,673 320 19.1 1,296 205 15.8 132 32 24.0 245 84 34.1
  Inside metro statistical areas 1,618 309 19.1 1,258 202 16.0 129 31 23.8 230 77 33.4
      Inside principal cities 894 172 19.3 678 101 14.9 79 19 24.5 137 52 38.0
      Outside principal cities 724 137 19.0 580 101 17.4 50 11 (B) 94 25 26.6
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 56 11 (B) 37 3 (B) 3 1 (B) 15 7 (B)

Division (31)
 
New England
157 43 27.6 127 35 27.8 8 1 (B) 23 8 (B)
Middle Atlantic 633 159 25.1 532 114 21.5 37 17 (B) 63 27 (B)
East North Central 354 83 23.5 293 57 19.3 15 5 (B) 46 22 (B)
West North Central 87 14 16.0 70 8 (B) 7 2 (B) 10 4 (B)
South Atlantic 469 86 18.4 371 60 16.1 39 11 (B) 59 16 (B)
East South Central 52 12 (B) 45 8 (B) 6 3 (B) 1 1 (B)
West South Central 316 60 18.9 254 43 16.8 29 10 (B) 33 8 (B)
Mountain 175 42 23.8 138 26 18.6 14 6 (B) 22 10 (B)
Pacific 1,499 279 18.6 1,158 179 15.5 118 26 21.8 223 74 33.1

Poverty Footnotes

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