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DC 2012 PSA Profile - Well-Being
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PSA 102

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Average Low High
Poverty            
Poverty rate (%), 1980 25     19 5.6 40
Poverty rate (%), 1990 43     17 3.9 63
Poverty rate (%), 2000 33     20 4.3 49
Poverty rate (%), 2011-15 18  5.8   18 4.8 49
% children in poverty, 1990 38     25 0.0 56
% children in poverty, 2000 41     32 0.9 62
% children in poverty, 2011-15 27  24   27 0.6 65
% seniors in poverty, 1990 65     17 2.7 65
% seniors in poverty, 2000 51     16 1.1 52
% seniors in poverty, 2011-15 22  11   14 1.9 45
Employment            
Unemployment rate (%), 1980 10     6.8 1.7 16
Unemployment rate (%), 1990 17     7.2 1.7 25
Unemployment rate (%), 2000 11     11 1.5 31
Unemployment rate (%), 2011-15 6.2  3.4   9.6 2.4 33
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 1980 60     59 39 75
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 1990 43     62 27 80
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 2000 55     57 35 79
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 2011-15 71  4.3   62 34 84
Education            
% persons without HS diploma, 1980 42     33 6.0 62
% persons without HS diploma, 1990 47     27 4.4 51
% persons without HS diploma, 2000 34     22 2.1 49
% persons without HS diploma, 2011-15 11  3.6   11 1.3 21
Isolation            
% HHs with a phone, 2000 98     97 91 100
% HHs with a phone, 2011-15 98  4.6   97 94 99
% HHs with a car, 2000 44     63 35 90
% HHs with a car, 2011-15 46  6.4   64 38 90
Family income (2010 $)            
Avg. family income, 1979 61,172     77,355 39,005 200,556
Avg. family income, 1989 36,458     93,288 36,458 274,107
Avg. family income, 1999 94,309     102,342 30,632 308,910
Avg. family income, 2011-15 143,566  42,953   124,061 38,539 345,619
% change in avg. family income, 1980 to 1990 -40     21 -40 55
% change in avg. family income, 1990 to 2000 159     9.7 -25 159
% change in avg. family income, 2000 to 2011-15 52  0.5   21 -16 212
Food stamps            
Persons receiving food stamps, 2000 642     1,438 12 4,221
Persons receiving food stamps, 2001 594     1,363 12 3,851
Persons receiving food stamps, 2002 667     1,396 12 3,985
Persons receiving food stamps, 2003 818     1,516 15 4,256
Persons receiving food stamps, 2004 901     1,608 16 4,379
Persons receiving food stamps, 2005 913     1,644 17 4,571
Persons receiving food stamps, 2006 849     1,622 15 4,539
Persons receiving food stamps, 2007 621     1,596 11 4,490
Persons receiving food stamps, 2008 494     1,662 9.0 4,645
Persons receiving food stamps, 2009 469     1,922 9.0 4,996
Persons receiving food stamps, 2010 496     2,183 10 5,903
Persons receiving food stamps, 2011 540     2,453 11 6,587
Persons receiving food stamps, 2012 538     2,582 8.0 6,900
Persons receiving food stamps, 2013 526     2,650 8.0 7,384
Persons receiving food stamps, 2014 505     2,533 8.0 7,080
Persons receiving food stamps, 2015 503     2,521 10 6,897
Persons receiving food stamps, 2016 474     2,336 0.0 6,758
TANF            
Persons receiving TANF, 2000 137     832 6.0 2,870
Persons receiving TANF, 2001 132     828 6.0 2,823
Persons receiving TANF, 2002 141     840 0.0 2,758
Persons receiving TANF, 2003 155     845 6.0 2,842
Persons receiving TANF, 2004 161     874 5.0 2,791
Persons receiving TANF, 2005 158     858 0.0 2,771
Persons receiving TANF, 2006 142     796 0.0 2,633
Persons receiving TANF, 2007 134     756 0.0 2,497
Persons receiving TANF, 2008 102     755 0.0 2,486
Persons receiving TANF, 2009 81     806 0.0 2,616
Persons receiving TANF, 2010 84     830 7.0 2,578
Persons receiving TANF, 2011 89     853 10 2,741
Persons receiving TANF, 2012 92     871 7.0 2,738
Persons receiving TANF, 2013 88     865 6.0 2,810
Persons receiving TANF, 2014 83     841 5.0 2,768
Persons receiving TANF, 2015 76     791 0.0 2,599
Persons receiving TANF, 2016 76     746 0.0 2,667
Violent Crimes (per 1,000 pop.)            
Violent crimes, 2000 64     15 0.8 3,826
Violent crimes, 2001 62     15 1.2 1,096
Violent crimes, 2002 45     15 0.8 303
Violent crimes, 2003 37     16 0.5 310
Violent crimes, 2004 23     14 0.6 202
Violent crimes, 2005 21     14 0.5 103
Violent crimes, 2006 23     13 0.8 130
Violent crimes, 2007 27     14 0.6 92
Violent crimes, 2008 22     13 0.4 97
Violent crimes, 2009 18     13 0.6 80
Violent crimes, 2010 17     12 0.5 75
Violent crimes, 2011 21     12 0.4 70
Violent crimes, 2012 21     12 0.5 59
Violent crimes, 2013 16     11 0.4 55
Violent crimes, 2014 14     10 0.3 42
Violent crimes, 2015 16     10 0.5 68
Violent crimes, 2016 15     9.5 0.6 55
Property Crimes (per 1,000 pop.)            
Property crimes, 2000 432     54 19 28,569
Property crimes, 2001 346     56 17 7,984
Property crimes, 2002 236     54 14 3,701
Property crimes, 2003 163     54 17 2,192
Property crimes, 2004 114     47 11 1,403
Property crimes, 2005 108     43 11 1,000
Property crimes, 2006 128     42 10 857
Property crimes, 2007 121     45 11 873
Property crimes, 2008 106     46 12 876
Property crimes, 2009 89     44 13 815
Property crimes, 2010 86     40 14 608
Property crimes, 2011 103     43 12 610
Property crimes, 2012 127     47 10 681
Property crimes, 2013 124     48 13 667
Property crimes, 2014 135     54 12 848
Property crimes, 2015 124     50 11 788
Property crimes, 2016 167     49 12 844

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