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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)

Black A.O.I.C. (12)
 
Families with related children
  under 18 years, total (13)
5,877 3,127 53.2 2,264 660 29.2 535 297 55.5 3,079 2,170 70.5

Residence and Region (31)

United States:
 
  Inside metro statistical areas
5,288 2,727 51.6 2,044 559 27.4 475 253 53.3 2,769 1,915 69.1
      Inside principal cities 2,916 1,674 57.4 951 297 31.2 263 143 54.1 1,701 1,234 72.6
      Outside principal cities 2,372 1,054 44.4 1,092 263 24.0 212 111 52.4 1,068 680 63.7
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 590 399 67.7 220 101 45.7 60 43 (B) 310 255 82.3

Residence and Region (31)
 
Northeast
971 496 51.1 354 99 28.1 100 57 57.5 517 339 65.7
  Inside metro statistical areas 955 486 50.9 346 96 27.6 98 56 56.7 511 335 65.6
      Inside principal cities 589 338 57.4 184 68 36.8 56 31 (B) 349 240 68.7
      Outside principal cities 366 148 40.4 163 28 17.1 42 25 (B) 162 95 58.8
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 15 10 (B) 8 4 (B) 2 2 (B) 6 4 (B)
Midwest 1,092 683 62.6 344 118 34.4 108 69 64.3 640 495 77.4
  Inside metro statistical areas 1,050 656 62.4 322 110 34.0 105 67 63.4 623 480 77.0
      Inside principal cities 714 492 68.9 177 71 39.9 69 46 (B) 468 375 80.2
      Outside principal cities 336 164 48.8 145 39 26.7 36 21 (B) 155 104 67.5
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 41 27 (B) 22 9 (B) 3 3 (B) 17 16 (B)
South 3,216 1,671 52.0 1,293 372 28.8 258 136 52.8 1,666 1,163 69.8
  Inside metro statistical areas 2,697 1,315 48.8 1,112 286 25.7 204 99 48.5 1,380 930 67.4
      Inside principal cities 1,273 694 54.5 453 128 28.2 98 45 45.9 723 522 72.2
      Outside principal cities 1,423 620 43.6 659 158 24.0 107 54 50.8 658 408 62.1
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 520 357 68.6 181 86 47.5 53 37 (B) 286 234 81.9
West 599 276 46.1 273 71 25.9 69 34 (B) 257 172 66.9
  Inside metro statistical areas 585 271 46.3 263 68 26.1 67 32 (B) 255 170 66.7
      Inside principal cities 339 149 43.9 138 31 22.3 40 21 (B) 161 97 60.4
      Outside principal cities 246 122 49.4 125 38 30.2 27 11 (B) 94 73 77.6
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 13 6 (B) 10 2 (B) 2 2 (B) 1 1 (B)

Division (31)
 
New England
148 77 52.1 75 24 31.9 18 14 (B) 55 39 (B)
Middle Atlantic 823 419 50.9 279 75 27.0 82 44 53.2 462 300 64.9
East North Central 877 550 62.7 260 83 31.9 88 57 64.2 529 410 77.5
West North Central 215 134 62.3 84 35 42.0 20 13 (B) 111 86 77.2
South Atlantic 1,880 920 48.9 758 201 26.5 146 77 52.4 976 642 65.8
East South Central 579 355 61.2 222 77 34.8 49 28 (B) 309 249 80.7
West South Central 757 396 52.4 313 93 29.8 62 31 (B) 381 272 71.3
Mountain 136 64 46.7 63 14 (B) 21 12 (B) 53 37 (B)
Pacific 462 213 46.0 210 56 26.8 48 22 (B) 204 135 66.0

Poverty Footnotes

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