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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 $) 
 
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Cluster 5<br /><small>Ward 2 / West End, Foggy Bottom, GWU</small>

  This Neighborhood Cluster   All Neighborhood Clusters in D.C.
Average Low High
Poverty            
Poverty rate (%), 1980 13     19 3.2 43
Poverty rate (%), 1990 21     17 2.4 42
Poverty rate (%), 2000 28     20 3.5 50
Poverty rate (%), 2011-15 23  4.4   18 3.9 52
% children in poverty, 1990 9.2     25 0.0 56
% children in poverty, 2000 10     32 0.5 67
% children in poverty, 2011-15 16  52   27 0.5 68
% seniors in poverty, 1990 8.7     17 2.7 56
% seniors in poverty, 2000 11     16 1.0 62
% seniors in poverty, 2011-15 13  9.8   14 1.1 34
Employment            
Unemployment rate (%), 1980 2.9     6.8 2.0 16
Unemployment rate (%), 1990 4.3     7.2 1.6 16
Unemployment rate (%), 2000 28     11 1.7 32
Unemployment rate (%), 2011-15 4.4  2.2   9.6 2.5 33
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 1980 63     59 42 75
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 1990 59     62 43 83
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 2000 49     57 36 82
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 2011-15 53  2.2   62 32 81
Education            
% persons without HS diploma, 1980 6.2     33 6.2 62
% persons without HS diploma, 1990 5.0     27 4.4 48
% persons without HS diploma, 2000 5.6     22 2.0 44
% persons without HS diploma, 2011-15 2.7  1.9   11 1.0 22
Isolation            
% HHs with a phone, 2000 100     97 92 100
% HHs with a phone, 2011-15 98  4.1   97 95 99
% HHs with a car, 2000 44     63 30 91
% HHs with a car, 2011-15 38  5.8   64 38 97
Family income (2010 $)            
Avg. family income, 1979 155,597     77,355 37,171 199,069
Avg. family income, 1989 224,514     93,288 39,479 275,447
Avg. family income, 1999 259,442     102,342 31,957 311,035
Avg. family income, 2011-15 225,700  78,733   124,061 34,390 349,800
% change in avg. family income, 1980 to 1990 44     21 -9.1 55
% change in avg. family income, 1990 to 2000 16     9.7 -34 38
% change in avg. family income, 2000 to 2011-15 -13  0.3   21 -23 217
Food stamps            
Persons receiving food stamps, 2000 62     2,013 21 10,858
Persons receiving food stamps, 2001 49     1,908 19 10,081
Persons receiving food stamps, 2002 42     1,954 16 10,413
Persons receiving food stamps, 2003 30     2,122 21 11,126
Persons receiving food stamps, 2004 38     2,251 24 11,392
Persons receiving food stamps, 2005 36     2,301 26 11,020
Persons receiving food stamps, 2006 47     2,270 17 10,882
Persons receiving food stamps, 2007 77     2,235 16 10,958
Persons receiving food stamps, 2008 85     2,327 17 11,988
Persons receiving food stamps, 2009 73     2,690 23 14,159
Persons receiving food stamps, 2010 94     3,056 25 16,217
Persons receiving food stamps, 2011 108     3,434 52 17,929
Persons receiving food stamps, 2012 110     3,615 59 18,932
Persons receiving food stamps, 2013 119     3,711 72 19,682
Persons receiving food stamps, 2014 99     3,546 77 19,872
Persons receiving food stamps, 2015 147     3,530 81 19,972
Persons receiving food stamps, 2016 148     3,270 0.0 19,113
TANF            
Persons receiving TANF, 2000 s     1,164 6.0 7,258
Persons receiving TANF, 2001 s     1,159 0.0 6,991
Persons receiving TANF, 2002 s     1,177 6.0 7,153
Persons receiving TANF, 2003 s     1,184 5.0 7,364
Persons receiving TANF, 2004 10     1,224 0.0 7,267
Persons receiving TANF, 2005 s     1,202 6.0 6,831
Persons receiving TANF, 2006 8.0     1,115 0.0 6,125
Persons receiving TANF, 2007 25     1,059 0.0 6,080
Persons receiving TANF, 2008 31     1,057 0.0 6,543
Persons receiving TANF, 2009 19     1,128 0.0 7,030
Persons receiving TANF, 2010 27     1,161 7.0 7,427
Persons receiving TANF, 2011 33     1,194 6.0 7,569
Persons receiving TANF, 2012 30     1,219 5.0 7,613
Persons receiving TANF, 2013 24     1,212 7.0 7,766
Persons receiving TANF, 2014 12     1,178 6.0 7,928
Persons receiving TANF, 2015 18     1,108 6.0 7,528
Persons receiving TANF, 2016 14     1,045 0.0 7,544
Violent Crimes (per 1,000 pop.)            
Violent crimes, 2000 3.8     15 0.9 54
Violent crimes, 2001 4.6     15 1.2 50
Violent crimes, 2002 4.3     15 0.9 41
Violent crimes, 2003 4.1     16 0.5 42
Violent crimes, 2004 3.1     14 0.5 30
Violent crimes, 2005 2.5     14 0.5 36
Violent crimes, 2006 1.7     13 0.7 29
Violent crimes, 2007 2.0     14 0.4 31
Violent crimes, 2008 3.1     13 0.4 30
Violent crimes, 2009 3.6     13 0.4 27
Violent crimes, 2010 3.0     12 0.4 27
Violent crimes, 2011 3.0     12 0.4 25
Violent crimes, 2012 2.8     12 0.5 29
Violent crimes, 2013 1.5     11 0.3 28
Violent crimes, 2014 2.0     10 0.3 36
Violent crimes, 2015 2.4     10 0.3 23
Violent crimes, 2016 3.0     9.5 0.4 23
Property Crimes (per 1,000 pop.)            
Property crimes, 2000 54     54 19 312
Property crimes, 2001 39     56 17 270
Property crimes, 2002 39     54 14 218
Property crimes, 2003 37     54 16 163
Property crimes, 2004 32     47 11 127
Property crimes, 2005 29     43 11 119
Property crimes, 2006 26     42 10 123
Property crimes, 2007 26     45 11 125
Property crimes, 2008 28     46 12 125
Property crimes, 2009 24     44 13 114
Property crimes, 2010 22     40 14 93
Property crimes, 2011 26     43 11 105
Property crimes, 2012 24     47 11 128
Property crimes, 2013 23     48 12 120
Property crimes, 2014 29     54 11 152
Property crimes, 2015 33     50 11 136
Property crimes, 2016 27     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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