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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 185% of poverty (5) Percentage below 185% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 185% of poverty (5) Percentage below 185% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 185% of poverty (5) Percentage below 185% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 185% of poverty (5) Percentage below 185% of poverty (6)

White alone (12)
 
Families with related children
  under 18 years, total (13)
30,119 9,311 30.9 21,713 4,570 21.0 2,106 939 44.6 6,300 3,801 60.3

Residence and Region (31)

United States:
 
  Inside metro statistical areas
25,060 7,450 29.7 18,199 3,710 20.4 1,721 743 43.2 5,141 2,996 58.3
      Inside principal cities 8,292 3,149 38.0 5,563 1,507 27.1 629 290 46.1 2,101 1,353 64.4
      Outside principal cities 16,767 4,301 25.6 12,636 2,203 17.4 1,092 453 41.5 3,040 1,644 54.1
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 5,059 1,861 36.8 3,514 860 24.5 386 196 50.8 1,159 804 69.4

Residence and Region (31)
 
Northeast
5,310 1,315 24.8 3,812 533 14.0 348 130 37.3 1,150 653 56.8
  Inside metro statistical areas 4,654 1,127 24.2 3,365 457 13.6 292 105 36.0 998 566 56.7
      Inside principal cities 1,049 425 40.6 622 152 24.5 69 25 (B) 358 248 69.3
      Outside principal cities 3,605 702 19.5 2,743 304 11.1 222 80 36.1 640 317 49.6
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 655 188 28.7 447 76 17.0 56 25 (B) 152 87 57.3
Midwest 6,919 1,955 28.3 4,980 844 16.9 545 256 46.9 1,395 855 61.3
  Inside metro statistical areas 5,171 1,348 26.1 3,765 578 15.3 410 193 47.1 997 578 57.9
      Inside principal cities 1,514 523 34.5 991 198 20.0 150 79 52.9 374 245 65.6
      Outside principal cities 3,657 825 22.6 2,774 379 13.7 260 114 43.8 623 332 53.3
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 1,748 607 34.7 1,215 266 21.9 135 63 46.6 398 278 69.8
South 10,638 3,590 33.7 7,732 1,865 24.1 677 324 47.9 2,229 1,402 62.9
  Inside metro statistical areas 8,671 2,792 32.2 6,353 1,477 23.3 539 242 44.8 1,780 1,073 60.3
      Inside principal cities 2,934 1,135 38.7 2,034 579 28.5 188 95 50.6 712 461 64.7
      Outside principal cities 5,737 1,657 28.9 4,319 899 20.8 351 146 41.7 1,068 612 57.3
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 1,967 798 40.6 1,379 387 28.1 138 82 59.6 449 329 73.1
West 7,252 2,450 33.8 5,190 1,329 25.6 536 230 42.8 1,526 891 58.4
  Inside metro statistical areas 6,563 2,183 33.3 4,717 1,199 25.4 480 204 42.4 1,366 780 57.1
      Inside principal cities 2,795 1,067 38.2 1,917 578 30.1 222 91 40.9 657 399 60.7
      Outside principal cities 3,767 1,116 29.6 2,799 621 22.2 259 113 43.7 709 382 53.8
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 689 267 38.8 473 130 27.6 56 26 (B) 160 111 69.2

Division (31)
 
New England
1,525 329 21.6 1,093 113 10.4 105 37 35.1 327 179 54.7
Middle Atlantic 3,785 986 26.1 2,719 419 15.4 243 93 38.3 823 474 57.6
East North Central 4,679 1,346 28.8 3,341 586 17.5 397 187 47.1 940 573 60.9
West North Central 2,241 609 27.2 1,639 258 15.8 148 69 46.5 454 282 62.2
South Atlantic 5,177 1,486 28.7 3,845 766 19.9 326 162 49.7 1,007 558 55.4
East South Central 1,730 624 36.1 1,232 306 24.9 114 51 45.0 384 266 69.3
West South Central 3,731 1,481 39.7 2,656 793 29.8 237 111 46.7 838 577 68.9
Mountain 2,402 796 33.1 1,748 414 23.7 149 58 39.0 505 323 64.0
Pacific 4,850 1,655 34.1 3,442 915 26.6 388 172 44.3 1,021 568 55.6

Poverty Footnotes

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