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DC 2012 PSA Profile - Well-Being
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PSA 306

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Average Low High
Poverty            
Poverty rate (%), 1980 23     19 5.6 40
Poverty rate (%), 1990 30     17 3.9 63
Poverty rate (%), 2000 39     20 4.3 49
Poverty rate (%), 2011-15 18  7.1   18 4.8 49
% children in poverty, 1990 28     25 0.0 56
% children in poverty, 2000 59     32 0.9 62
% children in poverty, 2011-15 20  23   27 0.6 65
% seniors in poverty, 1990 40     17 2.7 65
% seniors in poverty, 2000 38     16 1.1 52
% seniors in poverty, 2011-15 16  17   14 1.9 45
Employment            
Unemployment rate (%), 1980 8.7     6.8 1.7 16
Unemployment rate (%), 1990 7.7     7.2 1.7 25
Unemployment rate (%), 2000 16     11 1.5 31
Unemployment rate (%), 2011-15 9.5  4.3   9.6 2.4 33
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 1980 39     59 39 75
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 1990 38     62 27 80
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 2000 40     57 35 79
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 2011-15 49  5.7   62 34 84
Education            
% persons without HS diploma, 1980 52     33 6.0 62
% persons without HS diploma, 1990 43     27 4.4 51
% persons without HS diploma, 2000 37     22 2.1 49
% persons without HS diploma, 2011-15 13  4.7   11 1.3 21
Isolation            
% HHs with a phone, 2000 95     97 91 100
% HHs with a phone, 2011-15 95  12   97 94 99
% HHs with a car, 2000 40     63 35 90
% HHs with a car, 2011-15 58  12   64 38 90
Family income (2010 $)            
Avg. family income, 1979 47,558     77,355 39,005 200,556
Avg. family income, 1989 49,004     93,288 36,458 274,107
Avg. family income, 1999 43,033     102,342 30,632 308,910
Avg. family income, 2011-15 94,856  40,032   124,061 38,539 345,619
% change in avg. family income, 1980 to 1990 3.0     21 -40 55
% change in avg. family income, 1990 to 2000 -12     9.7 -25 159
% change in avg. family income, 2000 to 2011-15 120  0.9   21 -16 212
Food stamps            
Persons receiving food stamps, 2000 648     1,438 12 4,221
Persons receiving food stamps, 2001 610     1,363 12 3,851
Persons receiving food stamps, 2002 590     1,396 12 3,985
Persons receiving food stamps, 2003 620     1,516 15 4,256
Persons receiving food stamps, 2004 636     1,608 16 4,379
Persons receiving food stamps, 2005 602     1,644 17 4,571
Persons receiving food stamps, 2006 546     1,622 15 4,539
Persons receiving food stamps, 2007 550     1,596 11 4,490
Persons receiving food stamps, 2008 520     1,662 9.0 4,645
Persons receiving food stamps, 2009 579     1,922 9.0 4,996
Persons receiving food stamps, 2010 651     2,183 10 5,903
Persons receiving food stamps, 2011 678     2,453 11 6,587
Persons receiving food stamps, 2012 701     2,582 8.0 6,900
Persons receiving food stamps, 2013 688     2,650 8.0 7,384
Persons receiving food stamps, 2014 623     2,533 8.0 7,080
Persons receiving food stamps, 2015 653     2,521 10 6,897
Persons receiving food stamps, 2016 618     2,336 0.0 6,758
TANF            
Persons receiving TANF, 2000 353     832 6.0 2,870
Persons receiving TANF, 2001 294     828 6.0 2,823
Persons receiving TANF, 2002 313     840 0.0 2,758
Persons receiving TANF, 2003 292     845 6.0 2,842
Persons receiving TANF, 2004 322     874 5.0 2,791
Persons receiving TANF, 2005 309     858 0.0 2,771
Persons receiving TANF, 2006 216     796 0.0 2,633
Persons receiving TANF, 2007 241     756 0.0 2,497
Persons receiving TANF, 2008 226     755 0.0 2,486
Persons receiving TANF, 2009 209     806 0.0 2,616
Persons receiving TANF, 2010 199     830 7.0 2,578
Persons receiving TANF, 2011 183     853 10 2,741
Persons receiving TANF, 2012 169     871 7.0 2,738
Persons receiving TANF, 2013 175     865 6.0 2,810
Persons receiving TANF, 2014 178     841 5.0 2,768
Persons receiving TANF, 2015 142     791 0.0 2,599
Persons receiving TANF, 2016 127     746 0.0 2,667
Violent Crimes (per 1,000 pop.)            
Violent crimes, 2000 23     15 0.8 3,826
Violent crimes, 2001 26     15 1.2 1,096
Violent crimes, 2002 22     15 0.8 303
Violent crimes, 2003 17     16 0.5 310
Violent crimes, 2004 17     14 0.6 202
Violent crimes, 2005 21     14 0.5 103
Violent crimes, 2006 23     13 0.8 130
Violent crimes, 2007 24     14 0.6 92
Violent crimes, 2008 24     13 0.4 97
Violent crimes, 2009 18     13 0.6 80
Violent crimes, 2010 20     12 0.5 75
Violent crimes, 2011 16     12 0.4 70
Violent crimes, 2012 15     12 0.5 59
Violent crimes, 2013 16     11 0.4 55
Violent crimes, 2014 15     10 0.3 42
Violent crimes, 2015 11     10 0.5 68
Violent crimes, 2016 12     9.5 0.6 55
Property Crimes (per 1,000 pop.)            
Property crimes, 2000 82     54 19 28,569
Property crimes, 2001 90     56 17 7,984
Property crimes, 2002 84     54 14 3,701
Property crimes, 2003 116     54 17 2,192
Property crimes, 2004 78     47 11 1,403
Property crimes, 2005 84     43 11 1,000
Property crimes, 2006 68     42 10 857
Property crimes, 2007 62     45 11 873
Property crimes, 2008 72     46 12 876
Property crimes, 2009 51     44 13 815
Property crimes, 2010 48     40 14 608
Property crimes, 2011 51     43 12 610
Property crimes, 2012 74     47 10 681
Property crimes, 2013 60     48 13 667
Property crimes, 2014 70     54 12 848
Property crimes, 2015 66     50 11 788
Property crimes, 2016 78     49 12 844

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