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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 125% of poverty (5) Percentage below 125% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 125% of poverty (5) Percentage below 125% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 125% of poverty (5) Percentage below 125% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 125% of poverty (5) Percentage below 125% of poverty (6)

All races (12)
 
Families with related children
  under 18 years, total (13)
38,820 8,559 22.0 26,119 3,063 11.7 2,829 862 30.5 9,872 4,633 46.9

Residence and Region (31)

United States:
 
  Inside metro statistical areas
32,857 6,986 21.3 22,206 2,522 11.4 2,350 688 29.3 8,301 3,777 45.5
      Inside principal cities 12,335 3,479 28.2 7,362 1,128 15.3 965 313 32.4 4,008 2,038 50.9
      Outside principal cities 20,522 3,507 17.1 14,844 1,394 9.4 1,385 375 27.1 4,294 1,738 40.5
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 5,963 1,572 26.4 3,913 542 13.8 479 175 36.5 1,571 856 54.5

Residence and Region (31)
 
Northeast
6,770 1,269 18.7 4,561 397 8.7 464 130 28.0 1,744 742 42.6
  Inside metro statistical areas 6,088 1,154 19.0 4,099 358 8.7 406 116 28.7 1,584 680 42.9
      Inside principal cities 1,852 592 32.0 971 165 17.0 132 43 32.5 748 384 51.3
      Outside principal cities 4,236 562 13.3 3,127 194 6.2 273 73 26.8 836 296 35.4
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 681 115 16.8 463 38 8.3 59 14 (B) 160 63 39.3
Midwest 8,403 1,809 21.5 5,614 521 9.3 682 228 33.4 2,107 1,060 50.3
  Inside metro statistical areas 6,555 1,375 21.0 4,351 376 8.6 537 175 32.5 1,666 824 49.5
      Inside principal cities 2,373 759 32.0 1,276 159 12.4 230 91 39.4 867 510 58.8
      Outside principal cities 4,182 615 14.7 3,075 217 7.1 307 84 27.3 800 314 39.3
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 1,849 435 23.5 1,263 145 11.5 145 54 37.0 441 236 53.5
South 14,567 3,536 24.3 9,586 1,268 13.2 981 303 30.9 4,000 1,966 49.1
  Inside metro statistical areas 11,962 2,732 22.8 7,950 997 12.5 782 217 27.8 3,230 1,518 47.0
      Inside principal cities 4,409 1,237 28.1 2,645 398 15.0 300 90 30.0 1,464 750 51.2
      Outside principal cities 7,553 1,495 19.8 5,305 599 11.3 482 127 26.4 1,766 768 43.5
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 2,605 804 30.9 1,636 271 16.5 199 86 42.9 770 448 58.2
West 9,080 1,944 21.4 6,358 878 13.8 701 202 28.8 2,021 865 42.8
  Inside metro statistical areas 8,252 1,725 20.9 5,806 790 13.6 626 180 28.7 1,820 755 41.5
      Inside principal cities 3,702 891 24.1 2,470 407 16.5 303 89 29.3 928 395 42.6
      Outside principal cities 4,551 834 18.3 3,336 383 11.5 322 91 28.1 892 360 40.4
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 828 219 26.5 551 87 15.8 76 22 29.3 201 110 54.6

Division (31)
 
New England
1,797 283 15.8 1,271 92 7.2 128 31 24.1 399 160 40.2
Middle Atlantic 4,972 986 19.8 3,291 305 9.3 336 99 29.4 1,345 582 43.3
East North Central 5,839 1,301 22.3 3,824 346 9.0 500 173 34.6 1,515 782 51.6
West North Central 2,565 509 19.8 1,790 176 9.8 182 55 30.3 592 278 46.9
South Atlantic 7,393 1,589 21.5 4,875 537 11.0 487 155 31.9 2,030 896 44.1
East South Central 2,347 670 28.6 1,480 208 14.1 170 60 35.7 698 402 57.5
West South Central 4,827 1,277 26.4 3,231 522 16.1 324 87 26.8 1,272 668 52.5
Mountain 2,777 650 23.4 1,963 275 14.0 197 62 31.4 618 313 50.6
Pacific 6,303 1,294 20.5 4,395 602 13.7 504 140 27.7 1,403 552 39.3

Poverty Footnotes

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