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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)

White alone (12)
 
Families with related children
  under 18 years, total (13)
30,119 7,285 24.2 21,713 3,262 15.0 2,106 752 35.7 6,300 3,270 51.9

Residence and Region (31)

United States:
 
  Inside metro statistical areas
25,060 5,802 23.2 18,199 2,654 14.6 1,721 595 34.6 5,141 2,553 49.7
      Inside principal cities 8,292 2,505 30.2 5,563 1,106 19.9 629 232 36.8 2,101 1,167 55.6
      Outside principal cities 16,767 3,297 19.7 12,636 1,548 12.2 1,092 364 33.3 3,040 1,386 45.6
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 5,059 1,482 29.3 3,514 608 17.3 386 157 40.7 1,159 717 61.8

Residence and Region (31)
 
Northeast
5,310 1,018 19.2 3,812 377 9.9 348 101 29.0 1,150 540 46.9
  Inside metro statistical areas 4,654 874 18.8 3,365 327 9.7 292 83 28.6 998 463 46.4
      Inside principal cities 1,049 337 32.1 622 108 17.4 69 23 (B) 358 206 57.5
      Outside principal cities 3,605 537 14.9 2,743 219 8.0 222 60 27.2 640 257 40.2
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 655 144 22.0 447 49 11.0 56 17 (B) 152 77 50.8
Midwest 6,919 1,523 22.0 4,980 572 11.5 545 209 38.3 1,395 743 53.3
  Inside metro statistical areas 5,171 1,049 20.3 3,765 392 10.4 410 157 38.2 997 500 50.2
      Inside principal cities 1,514 427 28.2 991 144 14.6 150 61 41.1 374 221 59.2
      Outside principal cities 3,657 622 17.0 2,774 248 8.9 260 95 36.6 623 279 44.8
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 1,748 474 27.1 1,215 180 14.8 135 52 38.3 398 243 61.1
South 10,638 2,776 26.1 7,732 1,320 17.1 677 260 38.4 2,229 1,196 53.6
  Inside metro statistical areas 8,671 2,132 24.6 6,353 1,040 16.4 539 188 34.9 1,780 904 50.8
      Inside principal cities 2,934 877 29.9 2,034 410 20.2 188 72 38.2 712 395 55.5
      Outside principal cities 5,737 1,255 21.9 4,319 630 14.6 351 116 33.1 1,068 509 47.7
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 1,967 643 32.7 1,379 280 20.3 138 72 52.0 449 292 65.0
West 7,252 1,968 27.1 5,190 994 19.2 536 183 34.1 1,526 791 51.8
  Inside metro statistical areas 6,563 1,748 26.6 4,717 894 19.0 480 167 34.8 1,366 686 50.2
      Inside principal cities 2,795 864 30.9 1,917 443 23.1 222 75 33.9 657 345 52.6
      Outside principal cities 3,767 884 23.5 2,799 451 16.1 259 92 35.6 709 341 48.1
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 689 220 32.0 473 100 21.1 56 16 (B) 160 104 65.2

Division (31)
 
New England
1,525 260 17.1 1,093 85 7.8 105 26 24.8 327 150 45.7
Middle Atlantic 3,785 757 20.0 2,719 292 10.7 243 75 30.9 823 390 47.4
East North Central 4,679 1,050 22.4 3,341 390 11.7 397 156 39.3 940 505 53.6
West North Central 2,241 473 21.1 1,639 182 11.1 148 53 35.5 454 239 52.6
South Atlantic 5,177 1,130 21.8 3,845 538 14.0 326 126 38.9 1,007 466 46.2
East South Central 1,730 487 28.2 1,232 211 17.1 114 48 42.1 384 228 59.4
West South Central 3,731 1,158 31.0 2,656 571 21.5 237 85 35.9 838 502 59.9
Mountain 2,402 663 27.6 1,748 320 18.3 149 45 30.6 505 297 58.9
Pacific 4,850 1,305 26.9 3,442 674 19.6 388 138 35.5 1,021 493 48.3

Poverty Footnotes

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