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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 alone (12)
 
Families with related children
  under 18 years, total (13)
5,677 3,023 53.2 2,166 628 29.0 514 286 55.6 2,996 2,109 70.4

Residence and Region (31)

United States:
 
  Inside metro statistical areas
5,106 2,636 51.6 1,955 531 27.2 460 247 53.8 2,692 1,858 69.0
      Inside principal cities 2,834 1,629 57.5 913 282 30.9 256 140 54.7 1,664 1,207 72.5
      Outside principal cities 2,273 1,007 44.3 1,042 249 23.9 203 107 52.7 1,028 651 63.4
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 570 386 67.7 211 97 45.8 55 39 (B) 304 251 82.4

Residence and Region (31)
 
Northeast
924 470 50.9 333 93 27.8 95 54 57.4 496 324 65.2
  Inside metro statistical areas 910 462 50.7 326 89 27.3 93 52 56.5 491 320 65.2
      Inside principal cities 573 326 56.8 177 62 35.4 55 29 (B) 342 234 68.4
      Outside principal cities 337 136 40.4 149 26 17.6 38 23 (B) 150 86 57.8
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 14 9 (B) 7 4 (B) 2 2 (B) 5 3 (B)
Midwest 1,059 661 62.5 332 112 33.7 104 67 64.6 623 483 77.4
  Inside metro statistical areas 1,023 636 62.2 314 105 33.5 101 64 63.7 608 467 76.8
      Inside principal cities 692 477 68.9 171 68 39.5 66 45 (B) 454 364 80.1
      Outside principal cities 331 159 48.2 143 38 26.3 35 19 (B) 153 103 67.1
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 36 25 (B) 18 7 (B) 3 3 (B) 16 16 (B)
South 3,147 1,633 51.9 1,258 358 28.5 251 131 52.4 1,638 1,144 69.8
  Inside metro statistical areas 2,636 1,284 48.7 1,079 273 25.3 202 99 49.0 1,354 912 67.3
      Inside principal cities 1,255 683 54.4 444 123 27.7 97 45 46.3 715 516 72.2
      Outside principal cities 1,381 600 43.5 635 150 23.6 105 54 51.4 640 396 61.9
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 511 349 68.3 179 85 47.5 49 32 (B) 284 232 81.7
West 547 258 47.2 243 65 26.9 65 33 (B) 238 159 66.8
  Inside metro statistical areas 538 255 47.3 236 64 27.0 64 32 (B) 238 159 66.8
      Inside principal cities 313 143 45.8 122 29 23.7 38 21 (B) 153 94 61.0
      Outside principal cities 225 111 49.6 114 35 30.6 25 11 (B) 85 66 77.2
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 9 3 (B) 7 1 (B) 2 2 (B) 0 0 (X)

Division (31)
 
New England
133 66 50.0 68 19 (B) 16 12 (B) 49 35 (B)
Middle Atlantic 792 404 51.0 265 73 27.7 79 42 53.6 448 288 64.4
East North Central 852 532 62.4 252 78 31.2 85 55 64.7 516 399 77.3
West North Central 207 129 62.7 81 34 41.6 19 12 (B) 107 84 78.2
South Atlantic 1,848 904 48.9 744 195 26.2 145 77 52.8 959 633 66.0
East South Central 570 347 60.9 217 74 34.1 49 28 (B) 304 245 80.7
West South Central 729 382 52.4 297 89 30.0 57 26 (B) 375 266 70.9
Mountain 130 62 47.6 58 14 (B) 21 12 (B) 51 36 (B)
Pacific 417 196 47.0 185 51 27.9 45 21 (B) 188 123 65.8

Poverty Footnotes

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