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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, not Hispanic (12)
 
Families with related children
  under 18 years, total (13)
23,580 4,291 18.2 17,582 1,722 9.8 1,550 496 32.0 4,449 2,073 46.6

Residence and Region (31)

United States:
 
  Inside metro statistical areas
18,979 3,043 16.0 14,368 1,233 8.6 1,208 362 30.0 3,403 1,448 42.5
      Inside principal cities 5,126 966 18.8 3,706 354 9.5 339 101 29.8 1,081 511 47.2
      Outside principal cities 13,852 2,077 15.0 10,662 880 8.2 869 261 30.0 2,322 937 40.4
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 4,601 1,248 27.1 3,214 488 15.2 342 134 39.3 1,046 625 59.8

Residence and Region (31)
 
Northeast
4,471 650 14.5 3,414 262 7.7 269 68 25.1 788 320 40.6
  Inside metro statistical areas 3,840 514 13.4 2,983 217 7.3 214 50 23.4 642 247 38.4
      Inside principal cities 589 118 20.0 439 45 10.2 29 7 (B) 120 66 54.8
      Outside principal cities 3,251 396 12.2 2,544 172 6.8 185 43 23.3 522 181 34.6
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 632 136 21.5 431 45 10.5 55 17 (B) 146 73 50.0
Midwest 6,399 1,280 20.0 4,657 447 9.6 467 171 36.7 1,275 661 51.9
  Inside metro statistical areas 4,711 831 17.6 3,485 281 8.1 338 125 37.0 888 424 47.8
      Inside principal cities 1,274 302 23.7 862 87 10.1 103 40 39.2 310 175 56.4
      Outside principal cities 3,436 529 15.4 2,623 194 7.4 235 84 36.0 578 250 43.2
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 1,689 449 26.6 1,173 166 14.1 129 46 35.9 387 237 61.3
South 8,152 1,626 19.9 6,085 700 11.5 514 176 34.3 1,553 750 48.3
  Inside metro statistical areas 6,403 1,101 17.2 4,848 477 9.8 396 118 29.7 1,159 506 43.6
      Inside principal cities 1,760 303 17.2 1,283 112 8.7 113 33 29.2 364 158 43.4
      Outside principal cities 4,643 798 17.2 3,565 366 10.3 283 85 30.0 795 348 43.7
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 1,748 525 30.0 1,237 223 18.0 118 58 49.7 394 244 62.0
West 4,557 735 16.1 3,425 312 9.1 299 81 27.0 833 342 41.0
  Inside metro statistical areas 4,025 597 14.8 3,052 257 8.4 259 69 26.6 714 271 38.0
      Inside principal cities 1,502 243 16.1 1,122 110 9.8 93 20 21.9 287 112 39.1
      Outside principal cities 2,523 355 14.1 1,930 147 7.6 166 48 29.2 427 159 37.2
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 532 138 25.9 373 55 14.7 40 12 (B) 119 71 59.3

Division (31)
 
New England
1,386 193 13.9 1,039 70 6.7 92 22 23.6 255 101 39.6
Middle Atlantic 3,085 457 14.8 2,375 193 8.1 178 46 25.9 533 219 41.0
East North Central 4,295 880 20.5 3,095 296 9.6 339 131 38.6 860 453 52.6
West North Central 2,105 400 19.0 1,562 151 9.7 128 41 31.6 414 209 50.4
South Atlantic 4,342 787 18.1 3,272 341 10.4 269 95 35.4 801 350 43.8
East South Central 1,652 450 27.3 1,176 192 16.3 108 44 40.8 368 214 58.2
West South Central 2,158 389 18.0 1,637 167 10.2 137 37 27.0 384 185 48.2
Mountain 1,716 316 18.4 1,326 142 10.7 78 17 21.8 312 157 50.4
Pacific 2,841 418 14.7 2,099 170 8.1 221 64 28.8 521 184 35.4

Poverty Footnotes

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