Skip Main Navigation Skip To Navigation Content
Current Population Survey (CPS)
A joint effort between the Bureau of Labor Statistics and the Census Bureau

Annual Social and Economic (ASEC) Supplement


There is also additional background information for this table group.

Contents for Table

POV45: Region, Division and Type of Residence -- Poverty Status for Families With Related Children Under 18 by Family Structure: 2009

For information on confidentiality protection, sampling error, nonsampling error, and definitions, see www.census.gov/apsd/techdoc/cps/cpsmar10.pdf [PDF].

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)

Black A.O.I.C. (12)
 
Families with related children
  under 18 years, total (13)
5,877 2,630 44.7 2,264 492 21.7 535 251 46.9 3,079 1,887 61.3

Residence and Region (31)

United States:
 
  Inside metro statistical areas
5,288 2,301 43.5 2,044 414 20.2 475 214 45.1 2,769 1,674 60.4
      Inside principal cities 2,916 1,438 49.3 951 221 23.3 263 124 46.9 1,701 1,093 64.2
      Outside principal cities 2,372 864 36.4 1,092 192 17.6 212 90 42.7 1,068 581 54.4
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 590 329 55.7 220 78 35.6 60 37 (B) 310 214 68.9

Residence and Region (31)
 
Northeast
971 410 42.2 354 66 18.5 100 55 55.1 517 289 55.9
  Inside metro statistical areas 955 400 41.9 346 62 17.9 98 53 54.2 511 285 55.7
      Inside principal cities 589 282 47.9 184 45 24.4 56 30 (B) 349 208 59.5
      Outside principal cities 366 118 32.2 163 17 10.5 42 23 (B) 162 77 47.7
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 15 10 (B) 8 4 (B) 2 2 (B) 6 4 (B)
Midwest 1,092 598 54.8 344 97 28.1 108 61 56.6 640 440 68.8
  Inside metro statistical areas 1,050 577 55.0 322 88 27.3 105 59 55.5 623 431 69.2
      Inside principal cities 714 446 62.4 177 60 34.1 69 41 (B) 468 344 73.6
      Outside principal cities 336 131 39.1 145 28 19.0 36 17 (B) 155 87 56.0
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 41 21 (B) 22 9 (B) 3 3 (B) 17 9 (B)
South 3,216 1,388 43.1 1,293 275 21.2 258 106 41.3 1,666 1,007 60.4
  Inside metro statistical areas 2,697 1,095 40.6 1,112 210 18.9 204 76 37.3 1,380 808 58.6
      Inside principal cities 1,273 573 45.0 453 88 19.4 98 34 34.6 723 452 62.5
      Outside principal cities 1,423 522 36.7 659 123 18.6 107 42 39.8 658 357 54.3
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 520 293 56.3 181 64 35.5 53 30 (B) 286 198 69.5
West 599 234 39.1 273 55 20.2 69 28 (B) 257 151 58.8
  Inside metro statistical areas 585 229 39.1 263 53 20.3 67 26 (B) 255 149 58.6
      Inside principal cities 339 136 40.1 138 28 20.4 40 19 (B) 161 89 55.4
      Outside principal cities 246 93 37.7 125 25 20.1 27 7 (B) 94 60 64.0
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 13 5 (B) 10 2 (B) 2 2 (B) 1 1 (B)

Division (31)
 
New England
148 63 42.3 75 18 23.6 18 11 (B) 55 33 (B)
Middle Atlantic 823 347 42.2 279 48 17.1 82 44 53.2 462 256 55.3
East North Central 877 484 55.2 260 66 25.3 88 52 58.5 529 367 69.4
West North Central 215 114 53.0 84 31 36.9 20 9 (B) 111 73 66.2
South Atlantic 1,880 767 40.8 758 157 20.7 146 61 41.9 976 549 56.2
East South Central 579 300 51.7 222 61 27.3 49 21 (B) 309 218 70.7
West South Central 757 321 42.5 313 57 18.3 62 24 (B) 381 240 62.9
Mountain 136 56 41.0 63 12 (B) 21 11 (B) 53 33 (B)
Pacific 462 178 38.6 210 44 20.8 48 17 (B) 204 118 57.9

Poverty Footnotes

[PDF] or PDF denotes a file in Adobe’s Portable Document Format. To view the file, you will need the Adobe® Reader® Off Site available free from Adobe.
Source: U.S. Census Bureau
Contact: Demographic Call Center Staff at 301-763-2422 or 1-866-758-1060 (toll free)
[an error occurred while processing this directive]