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DC 2012 PSA Profile - Well-Being
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PSA 204

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Average Low High
Poverty            
Poverty rate (%), 1980 10     19 5.6 40
Poverty rate (%), 1990 8.5     17 3.9 63
Poverty rate (%), 2000 11     20 4.3 49
Poverty rate (%), 2011-15 12  2.5   18 4.8 49
% children in poverty, 1990 3.9     25 0.0 56
% children in poverty, 2000 6.0     32 0.9 62
% children in poverty, 2011-15 4.8  5.2   27 0.6 65
% seniors in poverty, 1990 4.7     17 2.7 65
% seniors in poverty, 2000 4.1     16 1.1 52
% seniors in poverty, 2011-15 4.1  2.8   14 1.9 45
Employment            
Unemployment rate (%), 1980 3.1     6.8 1.7 16
Unemployment rate (%), 1990 2.7     7.2 1.7 25
Unemployment rate (%), 2000 2.7     11 1.5 31
Unemployment rate (%), 2011-15 3.4  1.5   9.6 2.4 33
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 1980 66     59 39 75
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 1990 72     62 27 80
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 2000 72     57 35 79
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 2011-15 73  3.1   62 34 84
Education            
% persons without HS diploma, 1980 8.4     33 6.0 62
% persons without HS diploma, 1990 5.8     27 4.4 51
% persons without HS diploma, 2000 3.8     22 2.1 49
% persons without HS diploma, 2011-15 2.7  1.1   11 1.3 21
Isolation            
% HHs with a phone, 2000 100     97 91 100
% HHs with a phone, 2011-15 97  2.9   97 94 99
% HHs with a car, 2000 77     63 35 90
% HHs with a car, 2011-15 75  4.2   64 38 90
Family income (2010 $)            
Avg. family income, 1979 144,170     77,355 39,005 200,556
Avg. family income, 1989 182,538     93,288 36,458 274,107
Avg. family income, 1999 193,744     102,342 30,632 308,910
Avg. family income, 2011-15 224,474  28,925   124,061 38,539 345,619
% change in avg. family income, 1980 to 1990 27     21 -40 55
% change in avg. family income, 1990 to 2000 6.1     9.7 -25 159
% change in avg. family income, 2000 to 2011-15 16  0.1   21 -16 212
Food stamps            
Persons receiving food stamps, 2000 83     1,438 12 4,221
Persons receiving food stamps, 2001 67     1,363 12 3,851
Persons receiving food stamps, 2002 74     1,396 12 3,985
Persons receiving food stamps, 2003 73     1,516 15 4,256
Persons receiving food stamps, 2004 90     1,608 16 4,379
Persons receiving food stamps, 2005 84     1,644 17 4,571
Persons receiving food stamps, 2006 88     1,622 15 4,539
Persons receiving food stamps, 2007 86     1,596 11 4,490
Persons receiving food stamps, 2008 82     1,662 9.0 4,645
Persons receiving food stamps, 2009 127     1,922 9.0 4,996
Persons receiving food stamps, 2010 149     2,183 10 5,903
Persons receiving food stamps, 2011 168     2,453 11 6,587
Persons receiving food stamps, 2012 191     2,582 8.0 6,900
Persons receiving food stamps, 2013 197     2,650 8.0 7,384
Persons receiving food stamps, 2014 205     2,533 8.0 7,080
Persons receiving food stamps, 2015 220     2,521 10 6,897
Persons receiving food stamps, 2016 23     2,336 0.0 6,758
TANF            
Persons receiving TANF, 2000 21     832 6.0 2,870
Persons receiving TANF, 2001 20     828 6.0 2,823
Persons receiving TANF, 2002 18     840 0.0 2,758
Persons receiving TANF, 2003 21     845 6.0 2,842
Persons receiving TANF, 2004 24     874 5.0 2,791
Persons receiving TANF, 2005 15     858 0.0 2,771
Persons receiving TANF, 2006 18     796 0.0 2,633
Persons receiving TANF, 2007 19     756 0.0 2,497
Persons receiving TANF, 2008 17     755 0.0 2,486
Persons receiving TANF, 2009 20     806 0.0 2,616
Persons receiving TANF, 2010 16     830 7.0 2,578
Persons receiving TANF, 2011 17     853 10 2,741
Persons receiving TANF, 2012 17     871 7.0 2,738
Persons receiving TANF, 2013 19     865 6.0 2,810
Persons receiving TANF, 2014 13     841 5.0 2,768
Persons receiving TANF, 2015 12     791 0.0 2,599
Persons receiving TANF, 2016 s     746 0.0 2,667
Violent Crimes (per 1,000 pop.)            
Violent crimes, 2000 2.3     15 0.8 3,826
Violent crimes, 2001 2.9     15 1.2 1,096
Violent crimes, 2002 2.4     15 0.8 303
Violent crimes, 2003 1.4     16 0.5 310
Violent crimes, 2004 2.1     14 0.6 202
Violent crimes, 2005 2.1     14 0.5 103
Violent crimes, 2006 1.5     13 0.8 130
Violent crimes, 2007 1.7     14 0.6 92
Violent crimes, 2008 1.5     13 0.4 97
Violent crimes, 2009 1.6     13 0.6 80
Violent crimes, 2010 1.5     12 0.5 75
Violent crimes, 2011 1.8     12 0.4 70
Violent crimes, 2012 1.4     12 0.5 59
Violent crimes, 2013 0.9     11 0.4 55
Violent crimes, 2014 1.1     10 0.3 42
Violent crimes, 2015 0.9     10 0.5 68
Violent crimes, 2016 0.9     9.5 0.6 55
Property Crimes (per 1,000 pop.)            
Property crimes, 2000 31     54 19 28,569
Property crimes, 2001 28     56 17 7,984
Property crimes, 2002 23     54 14 3,701
Property crimes, 2003 24     54 17 2,192
Property crimes, 2004 22     47 11 1,403
Property crimes, 2005 21     43 11 1,000
Property crimes, 2006 19     42 10 857
Property crimes, 2007 17     45 11 873
Property crimes, 2008 19     46 12 876
Property crimes, 2009 21     44 13 815
Property crimes, 2010 19     40 14 608
Property crimes, 2011 18     43 12 610
Property crimes, 2012 19     47 10 681
Property crimes, 2013 15     48 13 667
Property crimes, 2014 17     54 12 848
Property crimes, 2015 19     50 11 788
Property crimes, 2016 17     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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