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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)

Black A.O.I.C. (12)
 
Families with related children
  under 18 years, total (13)
5,877 2,316 39.4 2,264 382 16.9 535 214 40.0 3,079 1,720 55.9

Residence and Region (31)

United States:
 
  Inside metro statistical areas
5,288 2,024 38.3 2,044 324 15.8 475 180 37.9 2,769 1,520 54.9
      Inside principal cities 2,916 1,290 44.2 951 176 18.5 263 108 41.0 1,701 1,006 59.1
      Outside principal cities 2,372 734 30.9 1,092 148 13.5 212 72 33.9 1,068 514 48.2
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 590 292 49.5 220 58 26.4 60 34 (B) 310 200 64.5

Residence and Region (31)
 
Northeast
971 355 36.6 354 47 13.4 100 45 45.5 517 263 50.8
  Inside metro statistical areas 955 346 36.2 346 44 12.6 98 44 44.5 511 259 50.6
      Inside principal cities 589 245 41.6 184 30 16.1 56 24 (B) 349 191 54.6
      Outside principal cities 366 101 27.6 163 14 8.7 42 19 (B) 162 68 41.8
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 15 10 (B) 8 4 (B) 2 2 (B) 6 4 (B)
Midwest 1,092 541 49.6 344 82 23.9 108 50 46.5 640 409 63.9
  Inside metro statistical areas 1,050 521 49.6 322 74 22.9 105 48 45.2 623 399 64.1
      Inside principal cities 714 410 57.5 177 51 29.0 69 37 (B) 468 322 68.8
      Outside principal cities 336 110 32.8 145 22 15.4 36 10 (B) 155 77 49.9
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 41 21 (B) 22 9 (B) 3 3 (B) 17 9 (B)
South 3,216 1,217 37.8 1,293 208 16.1 258 91 35.5 1,666 918 55.1
  Inside metro statistical areas 2,697 961 35.6 1,112 164 14.7 204 64 31.2 1,380 733 53.1
      Inside principal cities 1,273 517 40.6 453 73 16.1 98 29 29.8 723 415 57.4
      Outside principal cities 1,423 444 31.2 659 91 13.8 107 35 32.5 658 318 48.4
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 520 256 49.4 181 44 24.4 53 28 (B) 286 185 64.7
West 599 202 33.8 273 44 16.2 69 27 (B) 257 131 51.1
  Inside metro statistical areas 585 197 33.6 263 42 16.1 67 25 (B) 255 130 50.8
      Inside principal cities 339 118 34.7 138 22 16.1 40 17 (B) 161 78 48.6
      Outside principal cities 246 79 32.1 125 20 16.0 27 7 (B) 94 51 54.7
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 13 5 (B) 10 2 (B) 2 2 (B) 1 1 (B)

Division (31)
 
New England
148 54 36.3 75 14 19.1 18 9 (B) 55 30 (B)
Middle Atlantic 823 302 36.7 279 33 11.8 82 37 44.6 462 232 50.2
East North Central 877 440 50.2 260 55 21.0 88 43 48.8 529 342 64.7
West North Central 215 101 47.2 84 28 33.1 20 7 (B) 111 66 59.7
South Atlantic 1,880 668 35.5 758 112 14.8 146 56 38.1 976 500 51.2
East South Central 579 261 45.0 222 45 20.2 49 18 (B) 309 198 64.1
West South Central 757 288 38.1 313 51 16.3 62 17 (B) 381 220 57.7
Mountain 136 47 34.6 63 8 (B) 21 11 (B) 53 27 (B)
Pacific 462 155 33.5 210 36 17.0 48 15 (B) 204 104 50.9

Poverty Footnotes

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