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POV45: Region, Division and Type of Residence -- Poverty Status for Families With Related Children Under 18 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 100% of poverty (5) Percentage below 100% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 100% of poverty (5) Percentage below 100% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 100% of poverty (5) Percentage below 100% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 100% of poverty (5) Percentage below 100% of poverty (6)

Black A.O.I.C. (12)
 
Families with related children
  under 18 years, total (13)
5,877 1,787 30.4 2,264 259 11.4 535 163 30.5 3,079 1,365 44.3

Residence and Region (31)

United States:
 
  Inside metro statistical areas
5,288 1,555 29.4 2,044 217 10.6 475 140 29.5 2,769 1,198 43.3
      Inside principal cities 2,916 1,021 35.0 951 131 13.8 263 82 31.0 1,701 808 47.5
      Outside principal cities 2,372 535 22.5 1,092 86 7.9 212 58 27.5 1,068 390 36.5
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 590 231 39.2 220 42 18.9 60 23 (B) 310 166 53.7

Residence and Region (31)
 
Northeast
971 276 28.5 354 31 8.7 100 33 32.8 517 213 41.2
  Inside metro statistical areas 955 267 27.9 346 27 7.9 98 31 31.5 511 209 40.8
      Inside principal cities 589 195 33.0 184 21 11.5 56 18 (B) 349 156 44.5
      Outside principal cities 366 72 19.7 163 6 3.8 42 13 (B) 162 53 32.8
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 15 10 (B) 8 4 (B) 2 2 (B) 6 4 (B)
Midwest 1,092 423 38.7 344 60 17.5 108 39 36.6 640 323 50.5
  Inside metro statistical areas 1,050 406 38.7 322 53 16.3 105 37 35.0 623 317 50.9
      Inside principal cities 714 321 44.9 177 40 22.8 69 26 (B) 468 254 54.3
      Outside principal cities 336 85 25.4 145 12 8.4 36 10 (B) 155 63 40.5
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 41 17 (B) 22 7 (B) 3 3 (B) 17 6 (B)
South 3,216 920 28.6 1,293 138 10.7 258 64 25.0 1,666 718 43.1
  Inside metro statistical areas 2,697 720 26.7 1,112 109 9.8 204 47 23.2 1,380 563 40.8
      Inside principal cities 1,273 405 31.8 453 51 11.3 98 20 20.5 723 334 46.2
      Outside principal cities 1,423 315 22.1 659 58 8.8 107 27 25.7 658 230 34.9
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 520 200 38.5 181 29 15.9 53 17 (B) 286 154 54.1
West 599 167 27.9 273 30 10.9 69 26 (B) 257 111 43.3
  Inside metro statistical areas 585 162 27.7 263 28 10.6 67 25 (B) 255 110 42.9
      Inside principal cities 339 100 29.6 138 18 13.3 40 17 (B) 161 65 40.2
      Outside principal cities 246 62 25.1 125 10 7.7 27 7 (B) 94 45 47.7
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 13 5 (B) 10 2 (B) 2 2 (B) 1 1 (B)

Division (31)
 
New England
148 40 26.9 75 11 14.8 18 4 (B) 55 25 (B)
Middle Atlantic 823 236 28.7 279 20 7.1 82 29 35.1 462 188 40.7
East North Central 877 340 38.8 260 38 14.6 88 34 38.1 529 268 50.8
West North Central 215 83 38.5 84 22 26.3 20 6 (B) 111 55 49.4
South Atlantic 1,880 507 27.0 758 76 10.0 146 38 26.2 976 393 40.3
East South Central 579 197 34.0 222 24 10.7 49 15 (B) 309 159 51.4
West South Central 757 216 28.6 313 39 12.4 62 11 (B) 381 166 43.5
Mountain 136 36 26.5 63 4 (B) 21 11 (B) 53 21 (B)
Pacific 462 131 28.4 210 26 12.2 48 15 (B) 204 90 44.4

Poverty Footnotes

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