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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 200% of poverty (5) Percentage below 200% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 200% of poverty (5) Percentage below 200% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 200% of poverty (5) Percentage below 200% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 200% of poverty (5) Percentage below 200% of poverty (6)

All races (12)
 
Families, total (10)
78,867 21,617 27.4 58,428 11,093 19.0 5,582 2,164 38.8 14,857 8,360 56.3

Residence and Region (31)

United States:
 
  Inside metro statistical areas
65,711 17,310 26.3 48,401 8,740 18.1 4,735 1,759 37.1 12,576 6,811 54.2
      Inside principal cities 23,414 7,851 33.5 15,580 3,499 22.5 1,926 775 40.3 5,907 3,577 60.6
      Outside principal cities 42,298 9,458 22.4 32,821 5,241 16.0 2,808 983 35.0 6,669 3,233 48.5
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 13,156 4,308 32.7 10,028 2,353 23.5 847 405 47.8 2,281 1,549 67.9

Residence and Region (31)
 
Northeast
14,125 3,297 23.3 10,367 1,575 15.2 1,002 327 32.6 2,756 1,395 50.6
  Inside metro statistical areas 12,584 2,934 23.3 9,153 1,369 15.0 897 287 32.0 2,534 1,278 50.4
      Inside principal cities 3,723 1,393 37.4 2,278 569 25.0 311 120 38.5 1,134 704 62.1
      Outside principal cities 8,861 1,541 17.4 6,874 799 11.6 586 167 28.5 1,400 574 41.0
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 1,541 364 23.6 1,214 207 17.0 105 40 38.2 222 117 52.5
Midwest 17,465 4,481 25.7 13,094 2,146 16.4 1,289 527 40.9 3,082 1,808 58.7
  Inside metro statistical areas 13,223 3,313 25.1 9,750 1,500 15.4 1,027 412 40.1 2,445 1,401 57.3
      Inside principal cities 4,380 1,583 36.2 2,753 596 21.7 430 196 45.5 1,197 791 66.1
      Outside principal cities 8,843 1,730 19.6 6,997 904 12.9 597 216 36.2 1,248 610 48.9
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 4,242 1,168 27.5 3,344 646 19.3 262 115 43.8 637 407 63.9
South 29,719 9,061 30.5 21,764 4,665 21.4 1,962 803 41.0 5,993 3,593 59.9
  Inside metro statistical areas 24,113 6,862 28.5 17,671 3,494 19.8 1,586 607 38.3 4,855 2,761 56.9
      Inside principal cities 8,318 2,809 33.8 5,592 1,240 22.2 594 233 39.3 2,132 1,336 62.7
      Outside principal cities 15,795 4,054 25.7 12,079 2,255 18.7 992 374 37.7 2,724 1,425 52.3
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 5,606 2,199 39.2 4,093 1,171 28.6 376 196 52.2 1,138 832 73.1
West 17,558 4,778 27.2 13,203 2,707 20.5 1,329 506 38.1 3,026 1,564 51.7
  Inside metro statistical areas 15,792 4,200 26.6 11,826 2,377 20.1 1,224 453 37.0 2,741 1,371 50.0
      Inside principal cities 6,992 2,066 29.6 4,956 1,093 22.1 591 226 38.3 1,445 747 51.7
      Outside principal cities 8,800 2,134 24.3 6,870 1,284 18.7 634 227 35.8 1,296 624 48.1
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 1,766 577 32.7 1,377 330 23.9 104 54 51.5 284 194 68.1

Division (31)
 
New England
3,793 736 19.4 2,902 353 12.2 260 82 31.6 632 301 47.7
Middle Atlantic 10,332 2,561 24.8 7,465 1,222 16.4 743 245 33.0 2,124 1,093 51.5
East North Central 12,165 3,239 26.6 8,944 1,502 16.8 966 396 41.0 2,254 1,341 59.5
West North Central 5,300 1,242 23.4 4,150 644 15.5 323 131 40.5 828 467 56.4
South Atlantic 15,534 4,362 28.1 11,438 2,220 19.4 994 404 40.7 3,102 1,738 56.0
East South Central 4,900 1,707 34.8 3,568 874 24.5 313 139 44.4 1,019 694 68.1
West South Central 9,286 2,992 32.2 6,758 1,571 23.2 655 260 39.7 1,872 1,160 62.0
Mountain 5,579 1,518 27.2 4,262 856 20.1 383 148 38.7 934 514 55.0
Pacific 11,979 3,260 27.2 8,942 1,851 20.7 945 358 37.9 2,092 1,050 50.2

Poverty Footnotes

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