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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, not Hispanic (12)
 
Families with related children
  under 18 years, total (13)
23,580 5,644 23.9 17,582 2,575 14.6 1,550 632 40.8 4,449 2,438 54.8

Residence and Region (31)

United States:
 
  Inside metro statistical areas
18,979 4,072 21.5 14,368 1,872 13.0 1,208 466 38.6 3,403 1,734 50.9
      Inside principal cities 5,126 1,249 24.4 3,706 528 14.3 339 130 38.4 1,081 591 54.6
      Outside principal cities 13,852 2,823 20.4 10,662 1,344 12.6 869 336 38.7 2,322 1,143 49.2
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 4,601 1,572 34.2 3,214 702 21.9 342 165 48.4 1,046 704 67.3

Residence and Region (31)
 
Northeast
4,471 870 19.4 3,414 382 11.2 269 96 35.6 788 392 49.7
  Inside metro statistical areas 3,840 692 18.0 2,983 311 10.4 214 71 33.2 642 310 48.3
      Inside principal cities 589 151 25.6 439 67 15.3 29 8 (B) 120 75 62.5
      Outside principal cities 3,251 542 16.7 2,544 244 9.6 185 63 34.1 522 235 45.1
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 632 177 28.1 431 71 16.4 55 25 (B) 146 82 56.0
Midwest 6,399 1,657 25.9 4,657 683 14.7 467 209 44.8 1,275 765 60.0
  Inside metro statistical areas 4,711 1,086 23.1 3,485 439 12.6 338 152 44.9 888 495 55.8
      Inside principal cities 1,274 368 28.9 862 124 14.4 103 51 49.5 310 193 62.4
      Outside principal cities 3,436 718 20.9 2,623 315 12.0 235 101 42.9 578 302 52.2
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 1,689 571 33.8 1,173 244 20.8 129 57 44.5 387 270 69.7
South 8,152 2,155 26.4 6,085 1,042 17.1 514 226 44.0 1,553 887 57.1
  Inside metro statistical areas 6,403 1,499 23.4 4,848 731 15.1 396 157 39.6 1,159 610 52.7
      Inside principal cities 1,760 414 23.5 1,283 180 14.0 113 46 40.7 364 188 51.5
      Outside principal cities 4,643 1,085 23.4 3,565 551 15.5 283 111 39.2 795 423 53.2
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 1,748 656 37.5 1,237 310 25.1 118 69 58.7 394 277 70.4
West 4,557 963 21.1 3,425 468 13.7 299 101 33.6 833 394 47.3
  Inside metro statistical areas 4,025 795 19.8 3,052 391 12.8 259 87 33.4 714 318 44.6
      Inside principal cities 1,502 316 21.1 1,122 157 14.0 93 25 26.7 287 135 47.0
      Outside principal cities 2,523 479 19.0 1,930 234 12.1 166 62 37.1 427 183 42.9
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 532 167 31.5 373 78 20.9 40 14 (B) 119 76 63.4

Division (31)
 
New England
1,386 253 18.3 1,039 94 9.1 92 32 34.7 255 127 49.8
Middle Atlantic 3,085 616 20.0 2,375 287 12.1 178 64 36.1 533 265 49.7
East North Central 4,295 1,140 26.5 3,095 468 15.1 339 157 46.3 860 515 59.9
West North Central 2,105 517 24.6 1,562 215 13.8 128 53 40.9 414 250 60.2
South Atlantic 4,342 1,056 24.3 3,272 505 15.4 269 129 47.9 801 422 52.7
East South Central 1,652 571 34.6 1,176 274 23.3 108 47 43.9 368 250 68.0
West South Central 2,158 528 24.5 1,637 263 16.1 137 50 36.3 384 215 56.1
Mountain 1,716 394 23.0 1,326 201 15.2 78 19 24.2 312 174 55.9
Pacific 2,841 568 20.0 2,099 267 12.7 221 82 36.9 521 219 42.1

Poverty Footnotes

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