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DC 2012 PSA Profile - Well-Being
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IsolationProperty Crimes (per 1,000 pop.)
Family income (2010 $) 
 
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PSA 202

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Average Low High
Poverty            
Poverty rate (%), 1980 5.8     19 5.6 40
Poverty rate (%), 1990 6.5     17 3.9 63
Poverty rate (%), 2000 4.7     20 4.3 49
Poverty rate (%), 2011-15 4.8  1.8   18 4.8 49
% children in poverty, 1990 1.9     25 0.0 56
% children in poverty, 2000 1.5     32 0.9 62
% children in poverty, 2011-15 0.6  2.7   27 0.6 65
% seniors in poverty, 1990 5.3     17 2.7 65
% seniors in poverty, 2000 5.3     16 1.1 52
% seniors in poverty, 2011-15 3.9  3.7   14 1.9 45
Employment            
Unemployment rate (%), 1980 2.5     6.8 1.7 16
Unemployment rate (%), 1990 2.8     7.2 1.7 25
Unemployment rate (%), 2000 2.2     11 1.5 31
Unemployment rate (%), 2011-15 2.4  1.9   9.6 2.4 33
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 1980 60     59 39 75
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 1990 69     62 27 80
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 2000 73     57 35 79
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 2011-15 66  4.3   62 34 84
Education            
% persons without HS diploma, 1980 13     33 6.0 62
% persons without HS diploma, 1990 5.6     27 4.4 51
% persons without HS diploma, 2000 3.8     22 2.1 49
% persons without HS diploma, 2011-15 1.3  1.2   11 1.3 21
Isolation            
% HHs with a phone, 2000 100     97 91 100
% HHs with a phone, 2011-15 99  5.1   97 94 99
% HHs with a car, 2000 85     63 35 90
% HHs with a car, 2011-15 83  7.1   64 38 90
Family income (2010 $)            
Avg. family income, 1979 129,421     77,355 39,005 200,556
Avg. family income, 1989 174,096     93,288 36,458 274,107
Avg. family income, 1999 229,246     102,342 30,632 308,910
Avg. family income, 2011-15 210,500  26,899   124,061 38,539 345,619
% change in avg. family income, 1980 to 1990 35     21 -40 55
% change in avg. family income, 1990 to 2000 32     9.7 -25 159
% change in avg. family income, 2000 to 2011-15 -8.2  0.1   21 -16 212
Food stamps            
Persons receiving food stamps, 2000 30     1,438 12 4,221
Persons receiving food stamps, 2001 28     1,363 12 3,851
Persons receiving food stamps, 2002 31     1,396 12 3,985
Persons receiving food stamps, 2003 31     1,516 15 4,256
Persons receiving food stamps, 2004 33     1,608 16 4,379
Persons receiving food stamps, 2005 41     1,644 17 4,571
Persons receiving food stamps, 2006 50     1,622 15 4,539
Persons receiving food stamps, 2007 50     1,596 11 4,490
Persons receiving food stamps, 2008 49     1,662 9.0 4,645
Persons receiving food stamps, 2009 66     1,922 9.0 4,996
Persons receiving food stamps, 2010 83     2,183 10 5,903
Persons receiving food stamps, 2011 94     2,453 11 6,587
Persons receiving food stamps, 2012 91     2,582 8.0 6,900
Persons receiving food stamps, 2013 104     2,650 8.0 7,384
Persons receiving food stamps, 2014 100     2,533 8.0 7,080
Persons receiving food stamps, 2015 125     2,521 10 6,897
Persons receiving food stamps, 2016 139     2,336 0.0 6,758
TANF            
Persons receiving TANF, 2000 s     832 6.0 2,870
Persons receiving TANF, 2001 s     828 6.0 2,823
Persons receiving TANF, 2002 7.0     840 0.0 2,758
Persons receiving TANF, 2003 s     845 6.0 2,842
Persons receiving TANF, 2004 s     874 5.0 2,791
Persons receiving TANF, 2005 s     858 0.0 2,771
Persons receiving TANF, 2006 5.0     796 0.0 2,633
Persons receiving TANF, 2007 s     756 0.0 2,497
Persons receiving TANF, 2008 5.0     755 0.0 2,486
Persons receiving TANF, 2009 5.0     806 0.0 2,616
Persons receiving TANF, 2010 7.0     830 7.0 2,578
Persons receiving TANF, 2011 11     853 10 2,741
Persons receiving TANF, 2012 14     871 7.0 2,738
Persons receiving TANF, 2013 10     865 6.0 2,810
Persons receiving TANF, 2014 10     841 5.0 2,768
Persons receiving TANF, 2015 8.0     791 0.0 2,599
Persons receiving TANF, 2016 9.0     746 0.0 2,667
Violent Crimes (per 1,000 pop.)            
Violent crimes, 2000 6.3     15 0.8 3,826
Violent crimes, 2001 6.3     15 1.2 1,096
Violent crimes, 2002 5.4     15 0.8 303
Violent crimes, 2003 4.6     16 0.5 310
Violent crimes, 2004 4.0     14 0.6 202
Violent crimes, 2005 4.0     14 0.5 103
Violent crimes, 2006 4.1     13 0.8 130
Violent crimes, 2007 4.3     14 0.6 92
Violent crimes, 2008 3.6     13 0.4 97
Violent crimes, 2009 3.9     13 0.6 80
Violent crimes, 2010 4.3     12 0.5 75
Violent crimes, 2011 3.4     12 0.4 70
Violent crimes, 2012 2.6     12 0.5 59
Violent crimes, 2013 1.9     11 0.4 55
Violent crimes, 2014 2.7     10 0.3 42
Violent crimes, 2015 2.4     10 0.5 68
Violent crimes, 2016 2.6     9.5 0.6 55
Property Crimes (per 1,000 pop.)            
Property crimes, 2000 59     54 19 28,569
Property crimes, 2001 52     56 17 7,984
Property crimes, 2002 52     54 14 3,701
Property crimes, 2003 53     54 17 2,192
Property crimes, 2004 51     47 11 1,403
Property crimes, 2005 42     43 11 1,000
Property crimes, 2006 34     42 10 857
Property crimes, 2007 46     45 11 873
Property crimes, 2008 53     46 12 876
Property crimes, 2009 52     44 13 815
Property crimes, 2010 44     40 14 608
Property crimes, 2011 43     43 12 610
Property crimes, 2012 46     47 10 681
Property crimes, 2013 59     48 13 667
Property crimes, 2014 53     54 12 848
Property crimes, 2015 52     50 11 788
Property crimes, 2016 41     49 12 844

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