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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 alone (12)
 
Families with related children
  under 18 years, total (13)
5,677 2,241 39.5 2,166 362 16.7 514 206 40.1 2,996 1,673 55.8

Residence and Region (31)

United States:
 
  Inside metro statistical areas
5,106 1,961 38.4 1,955 306 15.7 460 177 38.5 2,692 1,477 54.9
      Inside principal cities 2,834 1,253 44.2 913 165 18.0 256 106 41.2 1,664 982 59.0
      Outside principal cities 2,273 708 31.2 1,042 142 13.6 203 72 35.2 1,028 495 48.2
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 570 280 49.1 211 56 26.3 55 29 (B) 304 195 64.2

Residence and Region (31)
 
Northeast
924 338 36.6 333 42 12.7 95 44 46.5 496 252 50.7
  Inside metro statistical areas 910 330 36.2 326 39 11.9 93 42 45.4 491 249 50.6
      Inside principal cities 573 236 41.1 177 26 14.9 55 23 (B) 342 187 54.6
      Outside principal cities 337 94 27.8 149 13 8.4 38 19 (B) 150 62 41.4
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 14 8 (B) 7 4 (B) 2 2 (B) 5 3 (B)
Midwest 1,059 524 49.5 332 77 23.2 104 49 47.7 623 397 63.8
  Inside metro statistical areas 1,023 506 49.4 314 71 22.5 101 47 46.4 608 388 63.9
      Inside principal cities 692 397 57.4 171 48 28.2 66 36 (B) 454 312 68.7
      Outside principal cities 331 109 32.9 143 22 15.7 35 10 (B) 153 76 49.4
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 36 18 (B) 18 6 (B) 3 3 (B) 16 9 (B)
South 3,147 1,190 37.8 1,258 203 16.2 251 87 34.7 1,638 900 54.9
  Inside metro statistical areas 2,636 940 35.6 1,079 159 14.7 202 64 31.6 1,354 717 52.9
      Inside principal cities 1,255 508 40.4 444 70 15.7 97 29 30.1 715 409 57.2
      Outside principal cities 1,381 432 31.3 635 89 14.1 105 35 32.9 640 308 48.1
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 511 250 49.0 179 44 24.7 49 23 (B) 284 183 64.5
West 547 189 34.6 243 39 16.1 65 26 (B) 238 124 52.1
  Inside metro statistical areas 538 186 34.6 236 38 15.9 64 24 (B) 238 124 52.1
      Inside principal cities 313 112 35.8 122 20 16.7 38 17 (B) 153 75 48.7
      Outside principal cities 225 74 32.9 114 17 15.1 25 7 (B) 85 50 58.2
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 9 3 (B) 7 1 (B) 2 2 (B) 0 0 (X)

Division (31)
 
New England
133 45 33.7 68 10 (B) 16 9 (B) 49 27 (B)
Middle Atlantic 792 293 37.0 265 33 12.4 79 35 44.8 448 225 50.3
East North Central 852 427 50.1 252 51 20.3 85 43 50.7 516 333 64.5
West North Central 207 97 47.0 81 26 32.4 19 6 (B) 107 65 60.2
South Atlantic 1,848 657 35.5 744 109 14.6 145 56 38.4 959 492 51.3
East South Central 570 257 45.0 217 45 20.6 49 18 (B) 304 194 63.8
West South Central 729 276 37.9 297 50 16.7 57 13 (B) 375 214 57.0
Mountain 130 45 35.0 58 8 (B) 21 11 (B) 51 26 (B)
Pacific 417 144 34.5 185 31 16.7 45 15 (B) 188 98 52.4

Poverty Footnotes

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