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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 6<br /><small>Ward 2 / Dupont Circle, Connecticut Avenue/K Street</small>

  This Neighborhood Cluster   All Neighborhood Clusters in D.C.
Average Low High
Poverty            
Poverty rate (%), 1980 16     19 3.2 43
Poverty rate (%), 1990 11     17 2.4 42
Poverty rate (%), 2000 11     20 3.5 50
Poverty rate (%), 2011-15 11  2.3   18 3.9 52
% children in poverty, 1990 17     25 0.0 56
% children in poverty, 2000 17     32 0.5 67
% children in poverty, 2011-15 6.5  20   27 0.5 68
% seniors in poverty, 1990 14     17 2.7 56
% seniors in poverty, 2000 8.0     16 1.0 62
% seniors in poverty, 2011-15 8.1  7.1   14 1.1 34
Employment            
Unemployment rate (%), 1980 4.3     6.8 2.0 16
Unemployment rate (%), 1990 2.6     7.2 1.6 16
Unemployment rate (%), 2000 2.5     11 1.7 32
Unemployment rate (%), 2011-15 2.6  1.3   9.6 2.5 33
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 1980 75     59 42 75
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 1990 83     62 43 83
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 2000 82     57 36 82
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 2011-15 81  3.9   62 32 81
Education            
% persons without HS diploma, 1980 16     33 6.2 62
% persons without HS diploma, 1990 11     27 4.4 48
% persons without HS diploma, 2000 6.4     22 2.0 44
% persons without HS diploma, 2011-15 2.0  1.1   11 1.0 22
Isolation            
% HHs with a phone, 2000 99     97 92 100
% HHs with a phone, 2011-15 96  3.4   97 95 99
% HHs with a car, 2000 47     63 30 91
% HHs with a car, 2011-15 46  4.2   64 38 97
Family income (2010 $)            
Avg. family income, 1979 78,983     77,355 37,171 199,069
Avg. family income, 1989 121,160     93,288 39,479 275,447
Avg. family income, 1999 162,208     102,342 31,957 311,035
Avg. family income, 2011-15 175,624  47,088   124,061 34,390 349,800
% change in avg. family income, 1980 to 1990 53     21 -9.1 55
% change in avg. family income, 1990 to 2000 34     9.7 -34 38
% change in avg. family income, 2000 to 2011-15 8.3  0.3   21 -23 217
Food stamps            
Persons receiving food stamps, 2000 219     2,013 21 10,858
Persons receiving food stamps, 2001 206     1,908 19 10,081
Persons receiving food stamps, 2002 225     1,954 16 10,413
Persons receiving food stamps, 2003 235     2,122 21 11,126
Persons receiving food stamps, 2004 215     2,251 24 11,392
Persons receiving food stamps, 2005 202     2,301 26 11,020
Persons receiving food stamps, 2006 212     2,270 17 10,882
Persons receiving food stamps, 2007 226     2,235 16 10,958
Persons receiving food stamps, 2008 186     2,327 17 11,988
Persons receiving food stamps, 2009 212     2,690 23 14,159
Persons receiving food stamps, 2010 243     3,056 25 16,217
Persons receiving food stamps, 2011 227     3,434 52 17,929
Persons receiving food stamps, 2012 251     3,615 59 18,932
Persons receiving food stamps, 2013 242     3,711 72 19,682
Persons receiving food stamps, 2014 220     3,546 77 19,872
Persons receiving food stamps, 2015 194     3,530 81 19,972
Persons receiving food stamps, 2016 201     3,270 0.0 19,113
TANF            
Persons receiving TANF, 2000 78     1,164 6.0 7,258
Persons receiving TANF, 2001 86     1,159 0.0 6,991
Persons receiving TANF, 2002 104     1,177 6.0 7,153
Persons receiving TANF, 2003 96     1,184 5.0 7,364
Persons receiving TANF, 2004 86     1,224 0.0 7,267
Persons receiving TANF, 2005 75     1,202 6.0 6,831
Persons receiving TANF, 2006 75     1,115 0.0 6,125
Persons receiving TANF, 2007 73     1,059 0.0 6,080
Persons receiving TANF, 2008 61     1,057 0.0 6,543
Persons receiving TANF, 2009 73     1,128 0.0 7,030
Persons receiving TANF, 2010 73     1,161 7.0 7,427
Persons receiving TANF, 2011 48     1,194 6.0 7,569
Persons receiving TANF, 2012 36     1,219 5.0 7,613
Persons receiving TANF, 2013 38     1,212 7.0 7,766
Persons receiving TANF, 2014 21     1,178 6.0 7,928
Persons receiving TANF, 2015 18     1,108 6.0 7,528
Persons receiving TANF, 2016 34     1,045 0.0 7,544
Violent Crimes (per 1,000 pop.)            
Violent crimes, 2000 17     15 0.9 54
Violent crimes, 2001 16     15 1.2 50
Violent crimes, 2002 18     15 0.9 41
Violent crimes, 2003 17     16 0.5 42
Violent crimes, 2004 16     14 0.5 30
Violent crimes, 2005 12     14 0.5 36
Violent crimes, 2006 14     13 0.7 29
Violent crimes, 2007 14     14 0.4 31
Violent crimes, 2008 15     13 0.4 30
Violent crimes, 2009 11     13 0.4 27
Violent crimes, 2010 13     12 0.4 27
Violent crimes, 2011 15     12 0.4 25
Violent crimes, 2012 12     12 0.5 29
Violent crimes, 2013 9.2     11 0.3 28
Violent crimes, 2014 7.6     10 0.3 36
Violent crimes, 2015 8.0     10 0.3 23
Violent crimes, 2016 8.0     9.5 0.4 23
Property Crimes (per 1,000 pop.)            
Property crimes, 2000 172     54 19 312
Property crimes, 2001 146     56 17 270
Property crimes, 2002 140     54 14 218
Property crimes, 2003 122     54 16 163
Property crimes, 2004 99     47 11 127
Property crimes, 2005 101     43 11 119
Property crimes, 2006 89     42 10 123
Property crimes, 2007 93     45 11 125
Property crimes, 2008 104     46 12 125
Property crimes, 2009 104     44 13 114
Property crimes, 2010 89     40 14 93
Property crimes, 2011 97     43 11 105
Property crimes, 2012 107     47 11 128
Property crimes, 2013 93     48 12 120
Property crimes, 2014 101     54 11 152
Property crimes, 2015 105     50 11 136
Property crimes, 2016 109     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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