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Poverty Rate by Race/Ethnicity
Year: 1999; Race/Ethnicity: Non-Hispanic White; Region: 100 Largest MSAs

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Poverty Rate by Race/Ethnicity
Year: 1999; Race/Ethnicity: Non-Hispanic White; Ordered: alphabetically
Metro Area Value
Akron, OH 7.2%
Albany-Schenectady-Troy, NY 7.1%
Albuquerque, NM 7.8%
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, PA-NJ 6.0%
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, GA 5.2%
Augusta-Richmond County, GA-SC 8.8%
Austin-Round Rock, TX 6.9%
Bakersfield, CA 12.1%
Baltimore-Towson, MD 5.2%
Baton Rouge, LA 9.1%
Birmingham-Hoover, AL 8.3%
Boise City-Nampa, ID 7.9%
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, MA-NH 5.8%
Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT 3.7%
Buffalo-Cheektowaga-Tonawanda, NY 7.6%
Cape Coral-Fort Myers, FL 6.7%
Charleston-North Charleston, SC 7.6%
Charlotte-Gastonia-Concord, NC-SC 5.7%
Chattanooga, TN-GA 9.3%
Chicago-Naperville-Joliet, IL-IN-WI 4.5%
Cincinnati-Middletown, OH-KY-IN 6.9%
Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor, OH 6.0%
Colorado Springs, CO 6.0%
Columbia, SC 7.2%
Columbus, OH 7.5%
Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX 5.4%
Dayton, OH 7.2%
Denver-Aurora, CO 4.7%
Des Moines, IA 5.7%
Detroit-Warren-Livonia, MI 5.8%
El Paso, TX 7.9%
Fresno, CA 9.8%
Grand Rapids-Wyoming, MI 6.3%
Greensboro-High Point, NC 6.9%
Greenville, SC 8.6%
Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA 6.0%
Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, CT 4.3%
Honolulu, HI 7.4%
Houston-Baytown-Sugar Land, TX 6.1%
Indianapolis, IN 6.1%
Jackson, MS 6.9%
Jacksonville, FL 7.2%
Kansas City, MO-KS 5.7%
Knoxville, TN 10.6%
Lakeland-Winter Haven, FL 8.7%
Lancaster, PA 6.0%
Las Vegas-Paradise, NV 7.2%
Little Rock-North Little Rock, AR 8.0%
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, CA 7.3%
Louisville, KY-IN 7.9%
Madison, WI 7.0%
McAllen-Edinburg-Pharr, TX 9.4%
Memphis, TN-MS-AR 6.6%
Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Miami Beach, FL 7.1%
Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, WI 4.7%
Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI 4.1%
Modesto, CA 10.7%
Nashville-Davidson-Murfreesboro, TN 7.4%
New Haven-Milford, CT 5.2%
New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner, LA 8.7%
New York-Newark-Edison, NY-NJ-PA 6.5%
Ogden-Clearfield, UT 5.3%
Oklahoma City, OK 9.6%
Omaha-Council Bluffs, NE-IA 5.8%
Orlando, FL 6.7%
Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, CA 5.1%
Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville, FL 7.3%
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD 5.7%
Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ 6.5%
Pittsburgh, PA 8.9%
Portland-Vancouver-Beaverton, OR-WA 7.6%
Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown, NY 7.0%
Providence-New Bedford-Fall River, RI-MA 7.9%
Provo-Orem, UT 10.8%
Raleigh-Cary, NC 5.3%
Richmond, VA 4.9%
Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA 9.3%
Rochester, NY 6.6%
Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville, CA 8.6%
Salt Lake City, UT 5.8%
San Antonio, TX 6.8%
San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, CA 7.2%
San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, CA 5.3%
San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA 4.3%
Sarasota-Bradenton-Venice, FL 6.3%
Scranton-Wilkes-Barre, PA 10.2%
Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA 6.4%
Springfield, MA 8.1%
St. Louis, MO-IL 6.0%
Stockton, CA 8.6%
Syracuse, NY 9.5%
Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL 8.1%
Toledo, OH 8.3%
Tucson, AZ 9.4%
Tulsa, OK 8.5%
Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC 5.6%
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV 3.6%
Wichita, KS 6.3%
Worcester, MA 6.7%
Youngstown-Warren-Boardman, OH-PA 8.8%

Definition: Proportion of people below the poverty level, among the population for whom poverty status is determined

Source: 2000 Census Summary File 3