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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 39<br /><small>Ward 8 / Congress Heights, Bellevue, Washington Highlands</small>

  This Neighborhood Cluster   All Neighborhood Clusters in D.C.
Average Low High
Poverty            
Poverty rate (%), 1980 26     19 3.2 43
Poverty rate (%), 1990 27     17 2.4 42
Poverty rate (%), 2000 34     20 3.5 50
Poverty rate (%), 2011-15 39  3.7   18 3.9 52
% children in poverty, 1990 39     25 0.0 56
% children in poverty, 2000 46     32 0.5 67
% children in poverty, 2011-15 53  4.1   27 0.5 68
% seniors in poverty, 1990 19     17 2.7 56
% seniors in poverty, 2000 18     16 1.0 62
% seniors in poverty, 2011-15 23  4.9   14 1.1 34
Employment            
Unemployment rate (%), 1980 11     6.8 2.0 16
Unemployment rate (%), 1990 13     7.2 1.6 16
Unemployment rate (%), 2000 20     11 1.7 32
Unemployment rate (%), 2011-15 28  2.9   9.6 2.5 33
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 1980 61     59 42 75
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 1990 59     62 43 83
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 2000 45     57 36 82
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 2011-15 43  2.2   62 32 81
Education            
% persons without HS diploma, 1980 39     33 6.2 62
% persons without HS diploma, 1990 39     27 4.4 48
% persons without HS diploma, 2000 33     22 2.0 44
% persons without HS diploma, 2011-15 18  1.9   11 1.0 22
Isolation            
% HHs with a phone, 2000 94     97 92 100
% HHs with a phone, 2011-15 95  2.6   97 95 99
% HHs with a car, 2000 54     63 30 91
% HHs with a car, 2011-15 51  3.5   64 38 97
Family income (2010 $)            
Avg. family income, 1979 47,493     77,355 37,171 199,069
Avg. family income, 1989 47,805     93,288 39,479 275,447
Avg. family income, 1999 47,873     102,342 31,957 311,035
Avg. family income, 2011-15 43,516  5,348   124,061 34,390 349,800
% change in avg. family income, 1980 to 1990 0.7     21 -9.1 55
% change in avg. family income, 1990 to 2000 0.1     9.7 -34 38
% change in avg. family income, 2000 to 2011-15 -9.1  0.1   21 -23 217
Food stamps            
Persons receiving food stamps, 2000 10,858     2,013 21 10,858
Persons receiving food stamps, 2001 10,081     1,908 19 10,081
Persons receiving food stamps, 2002 10,413     1,954 16 10,413
Persons receiving food stamps, 2003 11,126     2,122 21 11,126
Persons receiving food stamps, 2004 11,392     2,251 24 11,392
Persons receiving food stamps, 2005 11,020     2,301 26 11,020
Persons receiving food stamps, 2006 10,882     2,270 17 10,882
Persons receiving food stamps, 2007 10,958     2,235 16 10,958
Persons receiving food stamps, 2008 11,988     2,327 17 11,988
Persons receiving food stamps, 2009 14,159     2,690 23 14,159
Persons receiving food stamps, 2010 16,217     3,056 25 16,217
Persons receiving food stamps, 2011 17,929     3,434 52 17,929
Persons receiving food stamps, 2012 18,932     3,615 59 18,932
Persons receiving food stamps, 2013 19,682     3,711 72 19,682
Persons receiving food stamps, 2014 19,872     3,546 77 19,872
Persons receiving food stamps, 2015 19,972     3,530 81 19,972
Persons receiving food stamps, 2016 19,113     3,270 0.0 19,113
TANF            
Persons receiving TANF, 2000 7,258     1,164 6.0 7,258
Persons receiving TANF, 2001 6,991     1,159 0.0 6,991
Persons receiving TANF, 2002 7,153     1,177 6.0 7,153
Persons receiving TANF, 2003 7,364     1,184 5.0 7,364
Persons receiving TANF, 2004 7,267     1,224 0.0 7,267
Persons receiving TANF, 2005 6,831     1,202 6.0 6,831
Persons receiving TANF, 2006 6,125     1,115 0.0 6,125
Persons receiving TANF, 2007 6,080     1,059 0.0 6,080
Persons receiving TANF, 2008 6,543     1,057 0.0 6,543
Persons receiving TANF, 2009 7,030     1,128 0.0 7,030
Persons receiving TANF, 2010 7,427     1,161 7.0 7,427
Persons receiving TANF, 2011 7,569     1,194 6.0 7,569
Persons receiving TANF, 2012 7,613     1,219 5.0 7,613
Persons receiving TANF, 2013 7,766     1,212 7.0 7,766
Persons receiving TANF, 2014 7,928     1,178 6.0 7,928
Persons receiving TANF, 2015 7,528     1,108 6.0 7,528
Persons receiving TANF, 2016 7,544     1,045 0.0 7,544
Violent Crimes (per 1,000 pop.)            
Violent crimes, 2000 26     15 0.9 54
Violent crimes, 2001 26     15 1.2 50
Violent crimes, 2002 26     15 0.9 41
Violent crimes, 2003 26     16 0.5 42
Violent crimes, 2004 21     14 0.5 30
Violent crimes, 2005 21     14 0.5 36
Violent crimes, 2006 19     13 0.7 29
Violent crimes, 2007 24     14 0.4 31
Violent crimes, 2008 24     13 0.4 30
Violent crimes, 2009 23     13 0.4 27
Violent crimes, 2010 22     12 0.4 27
Violent crimes, 2011 22     12 0.4 25
Violent crimes, 2012 20     12 0.5 29
Violent crimes, 2013 21     11 0.3 28
Violent crimes, 2014 17     10 0.3 36
Violent crimes, 2015 17     10 0.3 23
Violent crimes, 2016 16     9.5 0.4 23
Property Crimes (per 1,000 pop.)            
Property crimes, 2000 36     54 19 312
Property crimes, 2001 43     56 17 270
Property crimes, 2002 45     54 14 218
Property crimes, 2003 43     54 16 163
Property crimes, 2004 39     47 11 127
Property crimes, 2005 38     43 11 119
Property crimes, 2006 41     42 10 123
Property crimes, 2007 49     45 11 125
Property crimes, 2008 50     46 12 125
Property crimes, 2009 48     44 13 114
Property crimes, 2010 48     40 14 93
Property crimes, 2011 42     43 11 105
Property crimes, 2012 37     47 11 128
Property crimes, 2013 40     48 12 120
Property crimes, 2014 36     54 11 152
Property crimes, 2015 33     50 11 136
Property crimes, 2016 33     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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