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DC 2012 PSA Profile - Well-Being
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Family income (2010 $) 
 
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PSA 307

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Poverty            
Poverty rate (%), 1980 29     19 5.6 40
Poverty rate (%), 1990 27     17 3.9 63
Poverty rate (%), 2000 25     20 4.3 49
Poverty rate (%), 2011-15 13  3.2   18 4.8 49
% children in poverty, 1990 29     25 0.0 56
% children in poverty, 2000 35     32 0.9 62
% children in poverty, 2011-15 12  11   27 0.6 65
% seniors in poverty, 1990 36     17 2.7 65
% seniors in poverty, 2000 44     16 1.1 52
% seniors in poverty, 2011-15 28  12   14 1.9 45
Employment            
Unemployment rate (%), 1980 7.2     6.8 1.7 16
Unemployment rate (%), 1990 8.8     7.2 1.7 25
Unemployment rate (%), 2000 7.5     11 1.5 31
Unemployment rate (%), 2011-15 4.3  2.0   9.6 2.4 33
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 1980 52     59 39 75
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 1990 61     62 27 80
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 2000 65     57 35 79
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 2011-15 78  4.3   62 34 84
Education            
% persons without HS diploma, 1980 43     33 6.0 62
% persons without HS diploma, 1990 32     27 4.4 51
% persons without HS diploma, 2000 30     22 2.1 49
% persons without HS diploma, 2011-15 13  3.3   11 1.3 21
Isolation            
% HHs with a phone, 2000 95     97 91 100
% HHs with a phone, 2011-15 99  3.7   97 94 99
% HHs with a car, 2000 47     63 35 90
% HHs with a car, 2011-15 48  4.6   64 38 90
Family income (2010 $)            
Avg. family income, 1979 54,356     77,355 39,005 200,556
Avg. family income, 1989 55,258     93,288 36,458 274,107
Avg. family income, 1999 73,462     102,342 30,632 308,910
Avg. family income, 2011-15 127,677  29,316   124,061 38,539 345,619
% change in avg. family income, 1980 to 1990 1.7     21 -40 55
% change in avg. family income, 1990 to 2000 33     9.7 -25 159
% change in avg. family income, 2000 to 2011-15 74  0.4   21 -16 212
Food stamps            
Persons receiving food stamps, 2000 877     1,438 12 4,221
Persons receiving food stamps, 2001 874     1,363 12 3,851
Persons receiving food stamps, 2002 905     1,396 12 3,985
Persons receiving food stamps, 2003 932     1,516 15 4,256
Persons receiving food stamps, 2004 916     1,608 16 4,379
Persons receiving food stamps, 2005 1,029     1,644 17 4,571
Persons receiving food stamps, 2006 1,111     1,622 15 4,539
Persons receiving food stamps, 2007 1,119     1,596 11 4,490
Persons receiving food stamps, 2008 1,167     1,662 9.0 4,645
Persons receiving food stamps, 2009 1,139     1,922 9.0 4,996
Persons receiving food stamps, 2010 1,287     2,183 10 5,903
Persons receiving food stamps, 2011 1,495     2,453 11 6,587
Persons receiving food stamps, 2012 1,621     2,582 8.0 6,900
Persons receiving food stamps, 2013 1,744     2,650 8.0 7,384
Persons receiving food stamps, 2014 1,612     2,533 8.0 7,080
Persons receiving food stamps, 2015 1,557     2,521 10 6,897
Persons receiving food stamps, 2016 1,425     2,336 0.0 6,758
TANF            
Persons receiving TANF, 2000 295     832 6.0 2,870
Persons receiving TANF, 2001 326     828 6.0 2,823
Persons receiving TANF, 2002 355     840 0.0 2,758
Persons receiving TANF, 2003 360     845 6.0 2,842
Persons receiving TANF, 2004 352     874 5.0 2,791
Persons receiving TANF, 2005 348     858 0.0 2,771
Persons receiving TANF, 2006 305     796 0.0 2,633
Persons receiving TANF, 2007 252     756 0.0 2,497
Persons receiving TANF, 2008 240     755 0.0 2,486
Persons receiving TANF, 2009 235     806 0.0 2,616
Persons receiving TANF, 2010 241     830 7.0 2,578
Persons receiving TANF, 2011 253     853 10 2,741
Persons receiving TANF, 2012 260     871 7.0 2,738
Persons receiving TANF, 2013 265     865 6.0 2,810
Persons receiving TANF, 2014 234     841 5.0 2,768
Persons receiving TANF, 2015 204     791 0.0 2,599
Persons receiving TANF, 2016 185     746 0.0 2,667
Violent Crimes (per 1,000 pop.)            
Violent crimes, 2000 16     15 0.8 3,826
Violent crimes, 2001 17     15 1.2 1,096
Violent crimes, 2002 14     15 0.8 303
Violent crimes, 2003 13     16 0.5 310
Violent crimes, 2004 12     14 0.6 202
Violent crimes, 2005 13     14 0.5 103
Violent crimes, 2006 14     13 0.8 130
Violent crimes, 2007 12     14 0.6 92
Violent crimes, 2008 10     13 0.4 97
Violent crimes, 2009 11     13 0.6 80
Violent crimes, 2010 9.7     12 0.5 75
Violent crimes, 2011 8.5     12 0.4 70
Violent crimes, 2012 7.9     12 0.5 59
Violent crimes, 2013 5.4     11 0.4 55
Violent crimes, 2014 4.9     10 0.3 42
Violent crimes, 2015 6.3     10 0.5 68
Violent crimes, 2016 6.5     9.5 0.6 55
Property Crimes (per 1,000 pop.)            
Property crimes, 2000 55     54 19 28,569
Property crimes, 2001 54     56 17 7,984
Property crimes, 2002 67     54 14 3,701
Property crimes, 2003 54     54 17 2,192
Property crimes, 2004 57     47 11 1,403
Property crimes, 2005 46     43 11 1,000
Property crimes, 2006 61     42 10 857
Property crimes, 2007 54     45 11 873
Property crimes, 2008 53     46 12 876
Property crimes, 2009 48     44 13 815
Property crimes, 2010 34     40 14 608
Property crimes, 2011 41     43 12 610
Property crimes, 2012 50     47 10 681
Property crimes, 2013 45     48 13 667
Property crimes, 2014 53     54 12 848
Property crimes, 2015 52     50 11 788
Property crimes, 2016 69     49 12 844

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