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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)

Black alone (12)
 
Families with related children
  under 18 years, total (13)
5,677 2,543 44.8 2,166 465 21.5 514 242 47.0 2,996 1,836 61.3

Residence and Region (31)

United States:
 
  Inside metro statistical areas
5,106 2,226 43.6 1,955 389 19.9 460 210 45.7 2,692 1,627 60.5
      Inside principal cities 2,834 1,398 49.3 913 208 22.8 256 121 47.3 1,664 1,069 64.2
      Outside principal cities 2,273 828 36.4 1,042 181 17.3 203 89 43.6 1,028 559 54.3
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 570 317 55.5 211 76 35.9 55 32 (B) 304 209 68.7

Residence and Region (31)
 
Northeast
924 386 41.7 333 59 17.6 95 52 54.8 496 275 55.4
  Inside metro statistical areas 910 377 41.4 326 55 16.9 93 50 53.9 491 272 55.3
      Inside principal cities 573 271 47.3 177 40 22.5 55 28 (B) 342 203 59.4
      Outside principal cities 337 106 31.4 149 16 10.4 38 22 (B) 150 68 45.8
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 14 9 (B) 7 4 (B) 2 2 (B) 5 3 (B)
Midwest 1,059 581 54.9 332 92 27.6 104 60 58.3 623 429 68.8
  Inside metro statistical areas 1,023 562 55.0 314 85 27.1 101 58 57.2 608 420 69.1
      Inside principal cities 692 432 62.5 171 57 33.5 66 41 (B) 454 334 73.6
      Outside principal cities 331 130 39.3 143 28 19.3 35 17 (B) 153 85 55.6
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 36 19 (B) 18 7 (B) 3 3 (B) 16 9 (B)
South 3,147 1,355 43.1 1,258 264 21.0 251 102 40.6 1,638 989 60.4
  Inside metro statistical areas 2,636 1,068 40.5 1,079 200 18.5 202 76 37.7 1,354 792 58.5
      Inside principal cities 1,255 564 44.9 444 85 19.1 97 34 34.9 715 445 62.3
      Outside principal cities 1,381 504 36.5 635 115 18.1 105 42 40.3 640 347 54.2
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 511 286 56.1 179 64 36.0 49 26 (B) 284 197 69.3
West 547 221 40.5 243 50 20.6 65 28 (B) 238 144 60.3
  Inside metro statistical areas 538 218 40.6 236 49 20.6 64 26 (B) 238 144 60.3
      Inside principal cities 313 130 41.7 122 26 21.6 38 19 (B) 153 85 55.8
      Outside principal cities 225 88 39.1 114 22 19.6 25 7 (B) 85 58 68.5
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 9 3 (B) 7 1 (B) 2 2 (B) 0 0 (X)

Division (31)
 
New England
133 52 39.0 68 13 (B) 16 10 (B) 49 29 (B)
Middle Atlantic 792 334 42.2 265 46 17.3 79 42 53.6 448 246 54.9
East North Central 852 471 55.3 252 62 24.8 85 52 60.9 516 357 69.2
West North Central 207 110 53.1 81 29 36.3 19 9 (B) 107 72 66.8
South Atlantic 1,848 753 40.8 744 151 20.3 145 61 42.3 959 541 56.4
East South Central 570 292 51.3 217 57 26.4 49 21 (B) 304 214 70.5
West South Central 729 309 42.4 297 56 18.8 57 20 (B) 375 234 62.4
Mountain 130 54 41.8 58 11 (B) 21 11 (B) 51 32 (B)
Pacific 417 167 40.1 185 39 21.0 45 16 (B) 188 112 59.8

Poverty Footnotes

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