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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)

Hispanic (any race) (12)
 
Families, total (10)
10,422 4,666 44.8 6,593 2,492 37.8 1,081 452 41.8 2,748 1,722 62.6

Residence and Region (31)

United States:
 
  Inside metro statistical areas
9,664 4,285 44.3 6,089 2,284 37.5 1,003 415 41.4 2,571 1,586 61.7
      Inside principal cities 4,974 2,421 48.7 2,924 1,213 41.5 557 246 44.2 1,493 963 64.5
      Outside principal cities 4,690 1,864 39.7 3,165 1,072 33.9 446 169 37.8 1,078 623 57.8
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 758 380 50.1 504 208 41.2 77 37 47.9 177 135 76.7

Residence and Region (31)
 
Northeast
1,486 626 42.1 756 224 29.7 183 62 33.8 547 340 62.2
  Inside metro statistical areas 1,455 615 42.3 734 218 29.8 182 62 34.1 540 335 62.0
      Inside principal cities 828 403 48.7 376 143 38.0 96 34 35.4 355 226 63.7
      Outside principal cities 628 212 33.8 358 76 21.1 85 28 32.6 185 109 58.8
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 31 11 (B) 23 6 (B) 1 0 (B) 7 5 (B)
Midwest 807 369 45.7 491 195 39.8 131 59 45.1 184 114 62.0
  Inside metro statistical areas 712 330 46.3 427 174 40.8 119 52 44.0 166 103 62.3
      Inside principal cities 370 195 52.6 192 91 47.3 77 37 48.0 101 67 66.2
      Outside principal cities 342 135 39.6 235 83 35.5 42 15 (B) 65 36 (B)
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 95 39 41.1 64 21 (B) 13 7 (B) 18 11 (B)
South 3,974 1,817 45.7 2,630 1,009 38.4 343 144 41.9 1,002 664 66.3
  Inside metro statistical areas 3,596 1,616 44.9 2,387 902 37.8 301 126 42.0 908 587 64.7
      Inside principal cities 1,813 906 50.0 1,145 481 42.0 165 77 46.7 503 348 69.2
      Outside principal cities 1,783 710 39.8 1,241 421 33.9 136 50 36.3 405 239 59.0
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 378 201 53.2 243 107 44.1 41 17 (B) 94 77 82.0
West 4,155 1,854 44.6 2,716 1,063 39.1 424 187 44.2 1,015 603 59.4
  Inside metro statistical areas 3,901 1,724 44.2 2,541 989 38.9 402 174 43.4 957 561 58.6
      Inside principal cities 1,963 918 46.7 1,210 498 41.1 219 98 44.9 534 322 60.2
      Outside principal cities 1,937 807 41.6 1,331 492 36.9 183 76 41.7 423 239 56.5
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 255 129 50.7 175 74 42.2 22 13 (B) 58 43 (B)

Division (31)
 
New England
250 118 47.5 109 29 26.9 33 15 (B) 107 74 69.3
Middle Atlantic 1,237 508 41.1 647 195 30.1 150 47 31.4 440 266 60.4
East North Central 608 258 42.4 377 144 38.1 101 41 40.7 129 73 56.5
West North Central 199 111 55.8 114 52 45.5 30 18 (B) 55 41 (B)
South Atlantic 1,476 578 39.2 1,006 344 34.2 134 54 39.9 335 181 53.9
East South Central 117 64 54.6 79 34 43.2 11 4 (B) 27 26 (B)
West South Central 2,381 1,175 49.3 1,544 631 40.9 197 86 43.6 640 458 71.6
Mountain 1,067 500 46.9 688 276 40.1 115 48 41.9 264 176 66.9
Pacific 3,088 1,353 43.8 2,028 787 38.8 309 139 45.1 751 427 56.8

Poverty Footnotes

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