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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 130% of poverty (5) Percentage below 130% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 130% of poverty (5) Percentage below 130% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 130% of poverty (5) Percentage below 130% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 130% of poverty (5) Percentage below 130% of poverty (6)

All races (12)
 
Families with related children
  under 18 years, total (13)
38,820 8,932 23.0 26,119 3,242 12.4 2,829 901 31.9 9,872 4,789 48.5

Residence and Region (31)

United States:
 
  Inside metro statistical areas
32,857 7,293 22.2 22,206 2,665 12.0 2,350 721 30.7 8,301 3,907 47.1
      Inside principal cities 12,335 3,639 29.5 7,362 1,192 16.2 965 329 34.1 4,008 2,118 52.9
      Outside principal cities 20,522 3,654 17.8 14,844 1,473 9.9 1,385 392 28.3 4,294 1,789 41.7
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 5,963 1,640 27.5 3,913 578 14.8 479 180 37.6 1,571 882 56.1

Residence and Region (31)
 
Northeast
6,770 1,311 19.4 4,561 415 9.1 464 135 29.1 1,744 761 43.6
  Inside metro statistical areas 6,088 1,191 19.6 4,099 373 9.1 406 121 30.0 1,584 696 44.0
      Inside principal cities 1,852 609 32.9 971 169 17.4 132 48 36.4 748 392 52.4
      Outside principal cities 4,236 582 13.7 3,127 204 6.5 273 73 26.8 836 304 36.4
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 681 120 17.7 463 42 9.1 59 14 (B) 160 65 40.5
Midwest 8,403 1,889 22.5 5,614 556 9.9 682 239 35.0 2,107 1,094 51.9
  Inside metro statistical areas 6,555 1,436 21.9 4,351 398 9.1 537 185 34.3 1,666 854 51.2
      Inside principal cities 2,373 796 33.6 1,276 170 13.3 230 94 40.7 867 533 61.4
      Outside principal cities 4,182 640 15.3 3,075 228 7.4 307 91 29.6 800 321 40.2
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 1,849 453 24.5 1,263 158 12.5 145 54 37.5 441 241 54.6
South 14,567 3,692 25.3 9,586 1,337 13.9 981 317 32.4 4,000 2,038 50.9
  Inside metro statistical areas 11,962 2,856 23.9 7,950 1,051 13.2 782 229 29.3 3,230 1,576 48.8
      Inside principal cities 4,409 1,298 29.4 2,645 422 15.9 300 94 31.3 1,464 783 53.5
      Outside principal cities 7,553 1,557 20.6 5,305 629 11.9 482 135 28.1 1,766 793 44.9
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 2,605 836 32.1 1,636 286 17.4 199 89 44.4 770 462 60.0
West 9,080 2,040 22.5 6,358 934 14.7 701 210 30.0 2,021 896 44.3
  Inside metro statistical areas 8,252 1,810 21.9 5,806 843 14.5 626 186 29.8 1,820 781 42.9
      Inside principal cities 3,702 935 25.3 2,470 431 17.5 303 93 30.8 928 411 44.3
      Outside principal cities 4,551 875 19.2 3,336 411 12.3 322 93 28.8 892 370 41.5
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 828 230 27.8 551 92 16.6 76 24 31.5 201 115 57.1

Division (31)
 
New England
1,797 292 16.3 1,271 98 7.7 128 31 24.1 399 164 41.0
Middle Atlantic 4,972 1,019 20.5 3,291 318 9.7 336 104 31.0 1,345 597 44.4
East North Central 5,839 1,358 23.3 3,824 367 9.6 500 181 36.2 1,515 809 53.4
West North Central 2,565 532 20.7 1,790 189 10.5 182 58 31.6 592 285 48.2
South Atlantic 7,393 1,667 22.5 4,875 564 11.6 487 168 34.5 2,030 935 46.0
East South Central 2,347 693 29.5 1,480 217 14.7 170 63 37.0 698 414 59.3
West South Central 4,827 1,331 27.6 3,231 556 17.2 324 87 26.8 1,272 689 54.2
Mountain 2,777 673 24.2 1,963 285 14.5 197 63 31.8 618 325 52.7
Pacific 6,303 1,367 21.7 4,395 649 14.8 504 147 29.2 1,403 570 40.6

Poverty Footnotes

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