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DC Neighborhood Cluster Profile - Well-Being
PovertyFood stamps
EmploymentTANF
EducationViolent Crimes (per 1,000 pop.)
IsolationProperty Crimes (per 1,000 pop.)
Family income (2010 $) 
 
Sources and Notes
 
Cluster 3<br /><small>Ward 1 / Howard University, Le Droit Park, Cardozo/Shaw</small>

  This Neighborhood Cluster   All Neighborhood Clusters in D.C.
Average Low High
Poverty            
Poverty rate (%), 1980 27     19 3.2 43
Poverty rate (%), 1990 22     17 2.4 42
Poverty rate (%), 2000 26     20 3.5 50
Poverty rate (%), 2011-15 14  3.7   18 3.9 52
% children in poverty, 1990 24     25 0.0 56
% children in poverty, 2000 43     32 0.5 67
% children in poverty, 2011-15 26  13   27 0.5 68
% seniors in poverty, 1990 32     17 2.7 56
% seniors in poverty, 2000 39     16 1.0 62
% seniors in poverty, 2011-15 32  13   14 1.1 34
Employment            
Unemployment rate (%), 1980 9.1     6.8 2.0 16
Unemployment rate (%), 1990 8.1     7.2 1.6 16
Unemployment rate (%), 2000 8.5     11 1.7 32
Unemployment rate (%), 2011-15 6.2  2.1   9.6 2.5 33
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 1980 45     59 42 75
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 1990 51     62 43 83
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 2000 55     57 36 82
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 2011-15 70  4.1   62 32 81
Education            
% persons without HS diploma, 1980 45     33 6.2 62
% persons without HS diploma, 1990 36     27 4.4 48
% persons without HS diploma, 2000 30     22 2.0 44
% persons without HS diploma, 2011-15 8.5  2.2   11 1.0 22
Isolation            
% HHs with a phone, 2000 97     97 92 100
% HHs with a phone, 2011-15 97  5.4   97 95 99
% HHs with a car, 2000 48     63 30 91
% HHs with a car, 2011-15 58  5.7   64 38 97
Family income (2010 $)            
Avg. family income, 1979 50,089     77,355 37,171 199,069
Avg. family income, 1989 61,652     93,288 39,479 275,447
Avg. family income, 1999 72,581     102,342 31,957 311,035
Avg. family income, 2011-15 146,883  30,593   124,061 34,390 349,800
% change in avg. family income, 1980 to 1990 23     21 -9.1 55
% change in avg. family income, 1990 to 2000 18     9.7 -34 38
% change in avg. family income, 2000 to 2011-15 102  0.4   21 -23 217
Food stamps            
Persons receiving food stamps, 2000 1,283     2,013 21 10,858
Persons receiving food stamps, 2001 1,163     1,908 19 10,081
Persons receiving food stamps, 2002 1,141     1,954 16 10,413
Persons receiving food stamps, 2003 1,139     2,122 21 11,126
Persons receiving food stamps, 2004 1,153     2,251 24 11,392
Persons receiving food stamps, 2005 1,102     2,301 26 11,020
Persons receiving food stamps, 2006 1,011     2,270 17 10,882
Persons receiving food stamps, 2007 970     2,235 16 10,958
Persons receiving food stamps, 2008 951     2,327 17 11,988
Persons receiving food stamps, 2009 1,057     2,690 23 14,159
Persons receiving food stamps, 2010 1,254     3,056 25 16,217
Persons receiving food stamps, 2011 1,352     3,434 52 17,929
Persons receiving food stamps, 2012 1,383     3,615 59 18,932
Persons receiving food stamps, 2013 1,341     3,711 72 19,682
Persons receiving food stamps, 2014 1,228     3,546 77 19,872
Persons receiving food stamps, 2015 1,190     3,530 81 19,972
Persons receiving food stamps, 2016 1,080     3,270 0.0 19,113
TANF            
Persons receiving TANF, 2000 661     1,164 6.0 7,258
Persons receiving TANF, 2001 571     1,159 0.0 6,991
Persons receiving TANF, 2002 546     1,177 6.0 7,153
Persons receiving TANF, 2003 534     1,184 5.0 7,364
Persons receiving TANF, 2004 579     1,224 0.0 7,267
Persons receiving TANF, 2005 529     1,202 6.0 6,831
Persons receiving TANF, 2006 396     1,115 0.0 6,125
Persons receiving TANF, 2007 403     1,059 0.0 6,080
Persons receiving TANF, 2008 373     1,057 0.0 6,543
Persons receiving TANF, 2009 346     1,128 0.0 7,030
Persons receiving TANF, 2010 348     1,161 7.0 7,427
Persons receiving TANF, 2011 296     1,194 6.0 7,569
Persons receiving TANF, 2012 291     1,219 5.0 7,613
Persons receiving TANF, 2013 307     1,212 7.0 7,766
Persons receiving TANF, 2014 293     1,178 6.0 7,928
Persons receiving TANF, 2015 242     1,108 6.0 7,528
Persons receiving TANF, 2016 201     1,045 0.0 7,544
Violent Crimes (per 1,000 pop.)            
Violent crimes, 2000 28     15 0.9 54
Violent crimes, 2001 29     15 1.2 50
Violent crimes, 2002 25     15 0.9 41
Violent crimes, 2003 24     16 0.5 42
Violent crimes, 2004 22     14 0.5 30
Violent crimes, 2005 24     14 0.5 36
Violent crimes, 2006 26     13 0.7 29
Violent crimes, 2007 23     14 0.4 31
Violent crimes, 2008 22     13 0.4 30
Violent crimes, 2009 19     13 0.4 27
Violent crimes, 2010 17     12 0.4 27
Violent crimes, 2011 22     12 0.4 25
Violent crimes, 2012 20     12 0.5 29
Violent crimes, 2013 19     11 0.3 28
Violent crimes, 2014 13     10 0.3 36
Violent crimes, 2015 13     10 0.3 23
Violent crimes, 2016 13     9.5 0.4 23
Property Crimes (per 1,000 pop.)            
Property crimes, 2000 113     54 19 312
Property crimes, 2001 103     56 17 270
Property crimes, 2002 104     54 14 218
Property crimes, 2003 112     54 16 163
Property crimes, 2004 96     47 11 127
Property crimes, 2005 91     43 11 119
Property crimes, 2006 93     42 10 123
Property crimes, 2007 84     45 11 125
Property crimes, 2008 89     46 12 125
Property crimes, 2009 88     44 13 114
Property crimes, 2010 68     40 14 93
Property crimes, 2011 75     43 11 105
Property crimes, 2012 99     47 11 128
Property crimes, 2013 91     48 12 120
Property crimes, 2014 103     54 11 152
Property crimes, 2015 98     50 11 136
Property crimes, 2016 118     49 9.8 165

Notes:
i = Insufficient data; s = Suppressed proprietary or confidential data.
 
Prepared by NeighborhoodInfo DC (revised August 16, 2017).
 
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