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DC 2012 PSA Profile - Well-Being
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Family income (2010 $) 
 
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PSA 206

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Average Low High
Poverty            
Poverty rate (%), 1980 14     19 5.6 40
Poverty rate (%), 1990 15     17 3.9 63
Poverty rate (%), 2000 15     20 4.3 49
Poverty rate (%), 2011-15 13  4.2   18 4.8 49
% children in poverty, 1990 9.4     25 0.0 56
% children in poverty, 2000 5.5     32 0.9 62
% children in poverty, 2011-15 0.6  5.5   27 0.6 65
% seniors in poverty, 1990 11     17 2.7 65
% seniors in poverty, 2000 7.8     16 1.1 52
% seniors in poverty, 2011-15 4.0  4.4   14 1.9 45
Employment            
Unemployment rate (%), 1980 1.7     6.8 1.7 16
Unemployment rate (%), 1990 2.1     7.2 1.7 25
Unemployment rate (%), 2000 2.1     11 1.5 31
Unemployment rate (%), 2011-15 4.6  2.1   9.6 2.4 33
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 1980 67     59 39 75
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 1990 67     62 27 80
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 2000 65     57 35 79
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 2011-15 57  3.7   62 34 84
Education            
% persons without HS diploma, 1980 6.0     33 6.0 62
% persons without HS diploma, 1990 4.4     27 4.4 51
% persons without HS diploma, 2000 2.1     22 2.1 49
% persons without HS diploma, 2011-15 1.3  1.8   11 1.3 21
Isolation            
% HHs with a phone, 2000 100     97 91 100
% HHs with a phone, 2011-15 97  5.2   97 94 99
% HHs with a car, 2000 81     63 35 90
% HHs with a car, 2011-15 77  6.9   64 38 90
Family income (2010 $)            
Avg. family income, 1979 200,556     77,355 39,005 200,556
Avg. family income, 1989 251,750     93,288 36,458 274,107
Avg. family income, 1999 304,760     102,342 30,632 308,910
Avg. family income, 2011-15 311,841  60,541   124,061 38,539 345,619
% change in avg. family income, 1980 to 1990 26     21 -40 55
% change in avg. family income, 1990 to 2000 21     9.7 -25 159
% change in avg. family income, 2000 to 2011-15 2.3  0.2   21 -16 212
Food stamps            
Persons receiving food stamps, 2000 13     1,438 12 4,221
Persons receiving food stamps, 2001 16     1,363 12 3,851
Persons receiving food stamps, 2002 17     1,396 12 3,985
Persons receiving food stamps, 2003 15     1,516 15 4,256
Persons receiving food stamps, 2004 16     1,608 16 4,379
Persons receiving food stamps, 2005 22     1,644 17 4,571
Persons receiving food stamps, 2006 17     1,622 15 4,539
Persons receiving food stamps, 2007 31     1,596 11 4,490
Persons receiving food stamps, 2008 25     1,662 9.0 4,645
Persons receiving food stamps, 2009 35     1,922 9.0 4,996
Persons receiving food stamps, 2010 40     2,183 10 5,903
Persons receiving food stamps, 2011 60     2,453 11 6,587
Persons receiving food stamps, 2012 63     2,582 8.0 6,900
Persons receiving food stamps, 2013 54     2,650 8.0 7,384
Persons receiving food stamps, 2014 58     2,533 8.0 7,080
Persons receiving food stamps, 2015 55     2,521 10 6,897
Persons receiving food stamps, 2016 0.0     2,336 0.0 6,758
TANF            
Persons receiving TANF, 2000 6.0     832 6.0 2,870
Persons receiving TANF, 2001 6.0     828 6.0 2,823
Persons receiving TANF, 2002 7.0     840 0.0 2,758
Persons receiving TANF, 2003 6.0     845 6.0 2,842
Persons receiving TANF, 2004 9.0     874 5.0 2,791
Persons receiving TANF, 2005 6.0     858 0.0 2,771
Persons receiving TANF, 2006 s     796 0.0 2,633
Persons receiving TANF, 2007 5.0     756 0.0 2,497
Persons receiving TANF, 2008 s     755 0.0 2,486
Persons receiving TANF, 2009 6.0     806 0.0 2,616
Persons receiving TANF, 2010 7.0     830 7.0 2,578
Persons receiving TANF, 2011 10     853 10 2,741
Persons receiving TANF, 2012 7.0     871 7.0 2,738
Persons receiving TANF, 2013 6.0     865 6.0 2,810
Persons receiving TANF, 2014 5.0     841 5.0 2,768
Persons receiving TANF, 2015 5.0     791 0.0 2,599
Persons receiving TANF, 2016 0.0     746 0.0 2,667
Violent Crimes (per 1,000 pop.)            
Violent crimes, 2000 7.8     15 0.8 3,826
Violent crimes, 2001 7.5     15 1.2 1,096
Violent crimes, 2002 6.9     15 0.8 303
Violent crimes, 2003 6.7     16 0.5 310
Violent crimes, 2004 6.3     14 0.6 202
Violent crimes, 2005 5.3     14 0.5 103
Violent crimes, 2006 6.5     13 0.8 130
Violent crimes, 2007 7.1     14 0.6 92
Violent crimes, 2008 4.5     13 0.4 97
Violent crimes, 2009 4.3     13 0.6 80
Violent crimes, 2010 6.0     12 0.5 75
Violent crimes, 2011 4.5     12 0.4 70
Violent crimes, 2012 3.0     12 0.5 59
Violent crimes, 2013 3.1     11 0.4 55
Violent crimes, 2014 3.2     10 0.3 42
Violent crimes, 2015 2.9     10 0.5 68
Violent crimes, 2016 3.2     9.5 0.6 55
Property Crimes (per 1,000 pop.)            
Property crimes, 2000 64     54 19 28,569
Property crimes, 2001 63     56 17 7,984
Property crimes, 2002 51     54 14 3,701
Property crimes, 2003 51     54 17 2,192
Property crimes, 2004 53     47 11 1,403
Property crimes, 2005 54     43 11 1,000
Property crimes, 2006 48     42 10 857
Property crimes, 2007 53     45 11 873
Property crimes, 2008 55     46 12 876
Property crimes, 2009 53     44 13 815
Property crimes, 2010 49     40 14 608
Property crimes, 2011 53     43 12 610
Property crimes, 2012 55     47 10 681
Property crimes, 2013 56     48 13 667
Property crimes, 2014 62     54 12 848
Property crimes, 2015 62     50 11 788
Property crimes, 2016 56     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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