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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 401

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Poverty            
Poverty rate (%), 1980 6.4     19 5.6 40
Poverty rate (%), 1990 5.6     17 3.9 63
Poverty rate (%), 2000 8.8     20 4.3 49
Poverty rate (%), 2011-15 12  3.5   18 4.8 49
% children in poverty, 1990 4.2     25 0.0 56
% children in poverty, 2000 11     32 0.9 62
% children in poverty, 2011-15 14  6.4   27 0.6 65
% seniors in poverty, 1990 6.3     17 2.7 65
% seniors in poverty, 2000 8.9     16 1.1 52
% seniors in poverty, 2011-15 8.3  4.3   14 1.9 45
Employment            
Unemployment rate (%), 1980 4.9     6.8 1.7 16
Unemployment rate (%), 1990 5.0     7.2 1.7 25
Unemployment rate (%), 2000 5.5     11 1.5 31
Unemployment rate (%), 2011-15 11  3.0   9.6 2.4 33
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 1980 67     59 39 75
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 1990 69     62 27 80
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 2000 65     57 35 79
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 2011-15 62  3.7   62 34 84
Education            
% persons without HS diploma, 1980 18     33 6.0 62
% persons without HS diploma, 1990 15     27 4.4 51
% persons without HS diploma, 2000 13     22 2.1 49
% persons without HS diploma, 2011-15 10.0  2.6   11 1.3 21
Isolation            
% HHs with a phone, 2000 99     97 91 100
% HHs with a phone, 2011-15 98  3.8   97 94 99
% HHs with a car, 2000 83     63 35 90
% HHs with a car, 2011-15 85  6.2   64 38 90
Family income (2010 $)            
Avg. family income, 1979 118,634     77,355 39,005 200,556
Avg. family income, 1989 133,191     93,288 36,458 274,107
Avg. family income, 1999 134,753     102,342 30,632 308,910
Avg. family income, 2011-15 138,171  18,545   124,061 38,539 345,619
% change in avg. family income, 1980 to 1990 12     21 -40 55
% change in avg. family income, 1990 to 2000 1.2     9.7 -25 159
% change in avg. family income, 2000 to 2011-15 2.5  0.1   21 -16 212
Food stamps            
Persons receiving food stamps, 2000 462     1,438 12 4,221
Persons receiving food stamps, 2001 450     1,363 12 3,851
Persons receiving food stamps, 2002 416     1,396 12 3,985
Persons receiving food stamps, 2003 457     1,516 15 4,256
Persons receiving food stamps, 2004 515     1,608 16 4,379
Persons receiving food stamps, 2005 565     1,644 17 4,571
Persons receiving food stamps, 2006 615     1,622 15 4,539
Persons receiving food stamps, 2007 633     1,596 11 4,490
Persons receiving food stamps, 2008 662     1,662 9.0 4,645
Persons receiving food stamps, 2009 848     1,922 9.0 4,996
Persons receiving food stamps, 2010 1,014     2,183 10 5,903
Persons receiving food stamps, 2011 1,217     2,453 11 6,587
Persons receiving food stamps, 2012 1,368     2,582 8.0 6,900
Persons receiving food stamps, 2013 1,401     2,650 8.0 7,384
Persons receiving food stamps, 2014 1,334     2,533 8.0 7,080
Persons receiving food stamps, 2015 1,369     2,521 10 6,897
Persons receiving food stamps, 2016 1,313     2,336 0.0 6,758
TANF            
Persons receiving TANF, 2000 242     832 6.0 2,870
Persons receiving TANF, 2001 227     828 6.0 2,823
Persons receiving TANF, 2002 214     840 0.0 2,758
Persons receiving TANF, 2003 214     845 6.0 2,842
Persons receiving TANF, 2004 242     874 5.0 2,791
Persons receiving TANF, 2005 252     858 0.0 2,771
Persons receiving TANF, 2006 255     796 0.0 2,633
Persons receiving TANF, 2007 259     756 0.0 2,497
Persons receiving TANF, 2008 257     755 0.0 2,486
Persons receiving TANF, 2009 302     806 0.0 2,616
Persons receiving TANF, 2010 321     830 7.0 2,578
Persons receiving TANF, 2011 338     853 10 2,741
Persons receiving TANF, 2012 381     871 7.0 2,738
Persons receiving TANF, 2013 368     865 6.0 2,810
Persons receiving TANF, 2014 375     841 5.0 2,768
Persons receiving TANF, 2015 365     791 0.0 2,599
Persons receiving TANF, 2016 353     746 0.0 2,667
Violent Crimes (per 1,000 pop.)            
Violent crimes, 2000 7.4     15 0.8 3,826
Violent crimes, 2001 7.2     15 1.2 1,096
Violent crimes, 2002 8.6     15 0.8 303
Violent crimes, 2003 11     16 0.5 310
Violent crimes, 2004 9.6     14 0.6 202
Violent crimes, 2005 8.2     14 0.5 103
Violent crimes, 2006 9.3     13 0.8 130
Violent crimes, 2007 11     14 0.6 92
Violent crimes, 2008 8.6     13 0.4 97
Violent crimes, 2009 7.7     13 0.6 80
Violent crimes, 2010 6.5     12 0.5 75
Violent crimes, 2011 5.2     12 0.4 70
Violent crimes, 2012 5.8     12 0.5 59
Violent crimes, 2013 6.4     11 0.4 55
Violent crimes, 2014 4.9     10 0.3 42
Violent crimes, 2015 5.2     10 0.5 68
Violent crimes, 2016 6.8     9.5 0.6 55
Property Crimes (per 1,000 pop.)            
Property crimes, 2000 43     54 19 28,569
Property crimes, 2001 50     56 17 7,984
Property crimes, 2002 46     54 14 3,701
Property crimes, 2003 45     54 17 2,192
Property crimes, 2004 37     47 11 1,403
Property crimes, 2005 37     43 11 1,000
Property crimes, 2006 28     42 10 857
Property crimes, 2007 35     45 11 873
Property crimes, 2008 37     46 12 876
Property crimes, 2009 39     44 13 815
Property crimes, 2010 35     40 14 608
Property crimes, 2011 36     43 12 610
Property crimes, 2012 40     47 10 681
Property crimes, 2013 39     48 13 667
Property crimes, 2014 59     54 12 848
Property crimes, 2015 46     50 11 788
Property crimes, 2016 37     49 12 844

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