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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 150% of poverty (5) Percentage below 150% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 150% of poverty (5) Percentage below 150% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 150% of poverty (5) Percentage below 150% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 150% of poverty (5) Percentage below 150% of poverty (6)

All races (12)
 
Families with related children
  under 18 years, total (13)
38,820 10,635 27.4 26,119 4,157 15.9 2,829 1,082 38.2 9,872 5,397 54.7

Residence and Region (31)

United States:
 
  Inside metro statistical areas
32,857 8,677 26.4 22,206 3,413 15.4 2,350 868 36.9 8,301 4,396 53.0
      Inside principal cities 12,335 4,233 34.3 7,362 1,495 20.3 965 384 39.8 4,008 2,354 58.7
      Outside principal cities 20,522 4,444 21.7 14,844 1,918 12.9 1,385 484 35.0 4,294 2,042 47.6
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 5,963 1,958 32.8 3,913 744 19.0 479 214 44.6 1,571 1,001 63.7

Residence and Region (31)
 
Northeast
6,770 1,562 23.1 4,561 539 11.8 464 159 34.3 1,744 864 49.6
  Inside metro statistical areas 6,088 1,403 23.0 4,099 482 11.8 406 140 34.4 1,584 781 49.3
      Inside principal cities 1,852 703 38.0 971 216 22.2 132 55 41.6 748 432 57.7
      Outside principal cities 4,236 699 16.5 3,127 266 8.5 273 84 30.9 836 349 41.8
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 681 160 23.5 463 57 12.3 59 20 (B) 160 83 52.1
Midwest 8,403 2,241 26.7 5,614 728 13.0 682 282 41.4 2,107 1,231 58.4
  Inside metro statistical areas 6,555 1,710 26.1 4,351 527 12.1 537 223 41.5 1,666 960 57.6
      Inside principal cities 2,373 919 38.7 1,276 229 18.0 230 109 47.5 867 580 66.9
      Outside principal cities 4,182 791 18.9 3,075 297 9.7 307 114 37.0 800 380 47.6
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 1,849 531 28.7 1,263 201 16.0 145 60 41.1 441 270 61.3
South 14,567 4,322 29.7 9,586 1,682 17.5 981 388 39.6 4,000 2,252 56.3
  Inside metro statistical areas 11,962 3,339 27.9 7,950 1,319 16.6 782 283 36.3 3,230 1,737 53.8
      Inside principal cities 4,409 1,483 33.6 2,645 513 19.4 300 111 37.0 1,464 859 58.7
      Outside principal cities 7,553 1,857 24.6 5,305 806 15.2 482 173 35.8 1,766 878 49.7
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 2,605 983 37.7 1,636 363 22.2 199 105 52.5 770 515 66.9
West 9,080 2,510 27.6 6,358 1,208 19.0 701 252 35.9 2,021 1,050 51.9
  Inside metro statistical areas 8,252 2,225 27.0 5,806 1,085 18.7 626 222 35.5 1,820 918 50.4
      Inside principal cities 3,702 1,129 30.5 2,470 537 21.8 303 109 35.9 928 483 52.0
      Outside principal cities 4,551 1,097 24.1 3,336 548 16.4 322 113 35.2 892 435 48.7
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 828 284 34.3 551 122 22.2 76 30 39.2 201 132 65.9

Division (31)
 
New England
1,797 352 19.6 1,271 127 10.0 128 39 30.1 399 187 46.9
Middle Atlantic 4,972 1,210 24.3 3,291 412 12.5 336 121 35.9 1,345 677 50.4
East North Central 5,839 1,616 27.7 3,824 499 13.1 500 212 42.5 1,515 904 59.7
West North Central 2,565 626 24.4 1,790 229 12.8 182 70 38.4 592 327 55.2
South Atlantic 7,393 1,965 26.6 4,875 736 15.1 487 195 40.1 2,030 1,034 50.9
East South Central 2,347 803 34.2 1,480 277 18.8 170 74 43.5 698 452 64.7
West South Central 4,827 1,554 32.2 3,231 669 20.7 324 119 36.7 1,272 766 60.2
Mountain 2,777 816 29.4 1,963 370 18.9 197 72 36.4 618 374 60.5
Pacific 6,303 1,694 26.9 4,395 838 19.1 504 180 35.7 1,403 676 48.2

Poverty Footnotes

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