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DC 2012 PSA Profile - Well-Being
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Family income (2010 $) 
 
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PSA 208

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Poverty            
Poverty rate (%), 1980 14     19 5.6 40
Poverty rate (%), 1990 12     17 3.9 63
Poverty rate (%), 2000 12     20 4.3 49
Poverty rate (%), 2011-15 11  2.4   18 4.8 49
% children in poverty, 1990 13     25 0.0 56
% children in poverty, 2000 21     32 0.9 62
% children in poverty, 2011-15 6.9  18   27 0.6 65
% seniors in poverty, 1990 9.2     17 2.7 65
% seniors in poverty, 2000 10     16 1.1 52
% seniors in poverty, 2011-15 7.5  6.1   14 1.9 45
Employment            
Unemployment rate (%), 1980 4.0     6.8 1.7 16
Unemployment rate (%), 1990 4.1     7.2 1.7 25
Unemployment rate (%), 2000 2.6     11 1.5 31
Unemployment rate (%), 2011-15 2.6  1.3   9.6 2.4 33
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 1980 75     59 39 75
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 1990 79     62 27 80
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 2000 79     57 35 79
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 2011-15 80  4.3   62 34 84
Education            
% persons without HS diploma, 1980 14     33 6.0 62
% persons without HS diploma, 1990 9.1     27 4.4 51
% persons without HS diploma, 2000 7.7     22 2.1 49
% persons without HS diploma, 2011-15 3.0  1.6   11 1.3 21
Isolation            
% HHs with a phone, 2000 99     97 91 100
% HHs with a phone, 2011-15 97  3.6   97 94 99
% HHs with a car, 2000 50     63 35 90
% HHs with a car, 2011-15 49  4.4   64 38 90
Family income (2010 $)            
Avg. family income, 1979 131,275     77,355 39,005 200,556
Avg. family income, 1989 165,530     93,288 36,458 274,107
Avg. family income, 1999 189,270     102,342 30,632 308,910
Avg. family income, 2011-15 195,110  46,097   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 14     9.7 -25 159
% change in avg. family income, 2000 to 2011-15 3.1  0.2   21 -16 212
Food stamps            
Persons receiving food stamps, 2000 315     1,438 12 4,221
Persons receiving food stamps, 2001 290     1,363 12 3,851
Persons receiving food stamps, 2002 322     1,396 12 3,985
Persons receiving food stamps, 2003 344     1,516 15 4,256
Persons receiving food stamps, 2004 334     1,608 16 4,379
Persons receiving food stamps, 2005 336     1,644 17 4,571
Persons receiving food stamps, 2006 333     1,622 15 4,539
Persons receiving food stamps, 2007 334     1,596 11 4,490
Persons receiving food stamps, 2008 293     1,662 9.0 4,645
Persons receiving food stamps, 2009 327     1,922 9.0 4,996
Persons receiving food stamps, 2010 372     2,183 10 5,903
Persons receiving food stamps, 2011 375     2,453 11 6,587
Persons receiving food stamps, 2012 388     2,582 8.0 6,900
Persons receiving food stamps, 2013 377     2,650 8.0 7,384
Persons receiving food stamps, 2014 354     2,533 8.0 7,080
Persons receiving food stamps, 2015 328     2,521 10 6,897
Persons receiving food stamps, 2016 318     2,336 0.0 6,758
TANF            
Persons receiving TANF, 2000 128     832 6.0 2,870
Persons receiving TANF, 2001 131     828 6.0 2,823
Persons receiving TANF, 2002 152     840 0.0 2,758
Persons receiving TANF, 2003 152     845 6.0 2,842
Persons receiving TANF, 2004 149     874 5.0 2,791
Persons receiving TANF, 2005 135     858 0.0 2,771
Persons receiving TANF, 2006 127     796 0.0 2,633
Persons receiving TANF, 2007 122     756 0.0 2,497
Persons receiving TANF, 2008 88     755 0.0 2,486
Persons receiving TANF, 2009 109     806 0.0 2,616
Persons receiving TANF, 2010 123     830 7.0 2,578
Persons receiving TANF, 2011 90     853 10 2,741
Persons receiving TANF, 2012 73     871 7.0 2,738
Persons receiving TANF, 2013 58     865 6.0 2,810
Persons receiving TANF, 2014 36     841 5.0 2,768
Persons receiving TANF, 2015 39     791 0.0 2,599
Persons receiving TANF, 2016 54     746 0.0 2,667
Violent Crimes (per 1,000 pop.)            
Violent crimes, 2000 10     15 0.8 3,826
Violent crimes, 2001 12     15 1.2 1,096
Violent crimes, 2002 12     15 0.8 303
Violent crimes, 2003 13     16 0.5 310
Violent crimes, 2004 11     14 0.6 202
Violent crimes, 2005 9.4     14 0.5 103
Violent crimes, 2006 8.4     13 0.8 130
Violent crimes, 2007 9.6     14 0.6 92
Violent crimes, 2008 9.0     13 0.4 97
Violent crimes, 2009 7.8     13 0.6 80
Violent crimes, 2010 8.7     12 0.5 75
Violent crimes, 2011 10     12 0.4 70
Violent crimes, 2012 9.2     12 0.5 59
Violent crimes, 2013 5.9     11 0.4 55
Violent crimes, 2014 5.6     10 0.3 42
Violent crimes, 2015 5.4     10 0.5 68
Violent crimes, 2016 6.2     9.5 0.6 55
Property Crimes (per 1,000 pop.)            
Property crimes, 2000 97     54 19 28,569
Property crimes, 2001 90     56 17 7,984
Property crimes, 2002 88     54 14 3,701
Property crimes, 2003 82     54 17 2,192
Property crimes, 2004 66     47 11 1,403
Property crimes, 2005 65     43 11 1,000
Property crimes, 2006 60     42 10 857
Property crimes, 2007 64     45 11 873
Property crimes, 2008 68     46 12 876
Property crimes, 2009 68     44 13 815
Property crimes, 2010 57     40 14 608
Property crimes, 2011 68     43 12 610
Property crimes, 2012 74     47 10 681
Property crimes, 2013 65     48 13 667
Property crimes, 2014 72     54 12 848
Property crimes, 2015 76     50 11 788
Property crimes, 2016 79     49 12 844

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Prepared by NeighborhoodInfo DC (revised August 16, 2017).
 
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