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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)

Asian A.O.I.C. (12)
 
Families, total (10)
3,742 900 24.0 2,987 624 20.9 273 93 34.0 481 183 38.1

Residence and Region (31)

United States:
 
  Inside metro statistical areas
3,632 863 23.8 2,899 598 20.6 267 88 33.1 466 176 37.9
      Inside principal cities 1,716 460 26.8 1,350 315 23.3 125 44 35.1 241 101 41.7
      Outside principal cities 1,916 403 21.0 1,549 283 18.3 142 44 31.3 225 76 33.7
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 110 37 33.7 88 25 29.0 6 5 (B) 15 7 (B)

Residence and Region (31)
 
Northeast
790 223 28.3 659 165 25.1 45 19 (B) 86 39 45.3
  Inside metro statistical areas 782 221 28.3 651 163 25.1 45 19 (B) 86 39 45.3
      Inside principal cities 380 140 36.8 315 104 33.1 16 12 (B) 49 24 (B)
      Outside principal cities 402 81 20.2 336 59 17.6 29 7 (B) 37 15 (B)
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 8 2 (B) 8 2 (B) 0 0 (X) 0 0 (X)
Midwest 442 111 25.0 363 78 21.5 22 7 (B) 57 25 (B)
  Inside metro statistical areas 430 104 24.2 352 72 20.4 21 7 (B) 56 25 (B)
      Inside principal cities 169 55 32.7 140 41 29.2 7 3 (B) 22 11 (B)
      Outside principal cities 261 49 18.7 212 31 14.7 14 4 (B) 34 14 (B)
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 12 6 (B) 11 6 (B) 1 0 (B) 0 0 (B)
South 838 180 21.5 670 123 18.4 75 25 (B) 93 32 34.0
  Inside metro statistical areas 803 165 20.6 638 111 17.4 72 23 (B) 93 32 34.0
      Inside principal cities 273 57 20.9 217 39 17.9 23 6 (B) 33 12 (B)
      Outside principal cities 530 108 20.4 421 72 17.2 49 17 (B) 60 19 (B)
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 35 15 (B) 32 12 (B) 3 3 (B) 0 0 (X)
West 1,673 386 23.1 1,296 257 19.8 132 42 31.5 245 87 35.6
  Inside metro statistical areas 1,618 372 23.0 1,258 252 20.0 129 40 30.8 230 81 35.0
      Inside principal cities 894 207 23.2 678 131 19.4 79 23 29.3 137 53 38.8
      Outside principal cities 724 165 22.7 580 120 20.8 50 17 (B) 94 28 29.4
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 56 14 (B) 37 5 (B) 3 2 (B) 15 7 (B)

Division (31)
 
New England
157 47 29.8 127 35 27.9 8 2 (B) 23 10 (B)
Middle Atlantic 633 177 27.9 532 130 24.5 37 17 (B) 63 29 (B)
East North Central 354 92 26.1 293 66 22.4 15 5 (B) 46 22 (B)
West North Central 87 18 20.9 70 13 (B) 7 2 (B) 10 4 (B)
South Atlantic 469 95 20.2 371 63 17.0 39 11 (B) 59 21 (B)
East South Central 52 17 (B) 45 12 (B) 6 3 (B) 1 1 (B)
West South Central 316 69 21.7 254 48 18.9 29 11 (B) 33 10 (B)
Mountain 175 51 29.0 138 33 24.1 14 7 (B) 22 11 (B)
Pacific 1,499 335 22.4 1,158 224 19.3 118 35 29.5 223 77 34.4

Poverty Footnotes

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