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DC 2012 PSA Profile - Well-Being
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EducationViolent Crimes (per 1,000 pop.)
IsolationProperty Crimes (per 1,000 pop.)
Family income (2010 $) 
 
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PSA 303

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Poverty            
Poverty rate (%), 1980 16     19 5.6 40
Poverty rate (%), 1990 12     17 3.9 63
Poverty rate (%), 2000 11     20 4.3 49
Poverty rate (%), 2011-15 7.8  2.0   18 4.8 49
% children in poverty, 1990 23     25 0.0 56
% children in poverty, 2000 28     32 0.9 62
% children in poverty, 2011-15 5.5  9.8   27 0.6 65
% seniors in poverty, 1990 15     17 2.7 65
% seniors in poverty, 2000 8.7     16 1.1 52
% seniors in poverty, 2011-15 5.8  5.3   14 1.9 45
Employment            
Unemployment rate (%), 1980 6.3     6.8 1.7 16
Unemployment rate (%), 1990 3.7     7.2 1.7 25
Unemployment rate (%), 2000 2.9     11 1.5 31
Unemployment rate (%), 2011-15 5.6  1.9   9.6 2.4 33
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 1980 74     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 79  3.8   62 34 84
Education            
% persons without HS diploma, 1980 22     33 6.0 62
% persons without HS diploma, 1990 17     27 4.4 51
% persons without HS diploma, 2000 12     22 2.1 49
% persons without HS diploma, 2011-15 4.7  1.6   11 1.3 21
Isolation            
% HHs with a phone, 2000 99     97 91 100
% HHs with a phone, 2011-15 97  3.4   97 94 99
% HHs with a car, 2000 59     63 35 90
% HHs with a car, 2011-15 55  4.4   64 38 90
Family income (2010 $)            
Avg. family income, 1979 70,743     77,355 39,005 200,556
Avg. family income, 1989 86,926     93,288 36,458 274,107
Avg. family income, 1999 125,804     102,342 30,632 308,910
Avg. family income, 2011-15 170,605  31,017   124,061 38,539 345,619
% change in avg. family income, 1980 to 1990 23     21 -40 55
% change in avg. family income, 1990 to 2000 45     9.7 -25 159
% change in avg. family income, 2000 to 2011-15 36  0.2   21 -16 212
Food stamps            
Persons receiving food stamps, 2000 542     1,438 12 4,221
Persons receiving food stamps, 2001 522     1,363 12 3,851
Persons receiving food stamps, 2002 531     1,396 12 3,985
Persons receiving food stamps, 2003 545     1,516 15 4,256
Persons receiving food stamps, 2004 546     1,608 16 4,379
Persons receiving food stamps, 2005 510     1,644 17 4,571
Persons receiving food stamps, 2006 506     1,622 15 4,539
Persons receiving food stamps, 2007 502     1,596 11 4,490
Persons receiving food stamps, 2008 458     1,662 9.0 4,645
Persons receiving food stamps, 2009 553     1,922 9.0 4,996
Persons receiving food stamps, 2010 642     2,183 10 5,903
Persons receiving food stamps, 2011 775     2,453 11 6,587
Persons receiving food stamps, 2012 827     2,582 8.0 6,900
Persons receiving food stamps, 2013 840     2,650 8.0 7,384
Persons receiving food stamps, 2014 749     2,533 8.0 7,080
Persons receiving food stamps, 2015 745     2,521 10 6,897
Persons receiving food stamps, 2016 711     2,336 0.0 6,758
TANF            
Persons receiving TANF, 2000 247     832 6.0 2,870
Persons receiving TANF, 2001 239     828 6.0 2,823
Persons receiving TANF, 2002 233     840 0.0 2,758
Persons receiving TANF, 2003 212     845 6.0 2,842
Persons receiving TANF, 2004 178     874 5.0 2,791
Persons receiving TANF, 2005 153     858 0.0 2,771
Persons receiving TANF, 2006 128     796 0.0 2,633
Persons receiving TANF, 2007 121     756 0.0 2,497
Persons receiving TANF, 2008 118     755 0.0 2,486
Persons receiving TANF, 2009 137     806 0.0 2,616
Persons receiving TANF, 2010 143     830 7.0 2,578
Persons receiving TANF, 2011 161     853 10 2,741
Persons receiving TANF, 2012 129     871 7.0 2,738
Persons receiving TANF, 2013 143     865 6.0 2,810
Persons receiving TANF, 2014 125     841 5.0 2,768
Persons receiving TANF, 2015 139     791 0.0 2,599
Persons receiving TANF, 2016 138     746 0.0 2,667
Violent Crimes (per 1,000 pop.)            
Violent crimes, 2000 9.1     15 0.8 3,826
Violent crimes, 2001 13     15 1.2 1,096
Violent crimes, 2002 15     15 0.8 303
Violent crimes, 2003 14     16 0.5 310
Violent crimes, 2004 14     14 0.6 202
Violent crimes, 2005 13     14 0.5 103
Violent crimes, 2006 12     13 0.8 130
Violent crimes, 2007 13     14 0.6 92
Violent crimes, 2008 12     13 0.4 97
Violent crimes, 2009 11     13 0.6 80
Violent crimes, 2010 9.9     12 0.5 75
Violent crimes, 2011 10     12 0.4 70
Violent crimes, 2012 9.4     12 0.5 59
Violent crimes, 2013 8.9     11 0.4 55
Violent crimes, 2014 4.9     10 0.3 42
Violent crimes, 2015 7.0     10 0.5 68
Violent crimes, 2016 5.1     9.5 0.6 55
Property Crimes (per 1,000 pop.)            
Property crimes, 2000 53     54 19 28,569
Property crimes, 2001 62     56 17 7,984
Property crimes, 2002 60     54 14 3,701
Property crimes, 2003 63     54 17 2,192
Property crimes, 2004 44     47 11 1,403
Property crimes, 2005 45     43 11 1,000
Property crimes, 2006 51     42 10 857
Property crimes, 2007 49     45 11 873
Property crimes, 2008 43     46 12 876
Property crimes, 2009 40     44 13 815
Property crimes, 2010 37     40 14 608
Property crimes, 2011 43     43 12 610
Property crimes, 2012 43     47 10 681
Property crimes, 2013 46     48 13 667
Property crimes, 2014 48     54 12 848
Property crimes, 2015 40     50 11 788
Property crimes, 2016 40     49 12 844

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