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DC 2012 PSA Profile - Well-Being
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Family income (2010 $) 
 
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PSA 402

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Average Low High
Poverty            
Poverty rate (%), 1980 7.8     19 5.6 40
Poverty rate (%), 1990 7.7     17 3.9 63
Poverty rate (%), 2000 13     20 4.3 49
Poverty rate (%), 2011-15 13  3.7   18 4.8 49
% children in poverty, 1990 8.3     25 0.0 56
% children in poverty, 2000 19     32 0.9 62
% children in poverty, 2011-15 19  6.2   27 0.6 65
% seniors in poverty, 1990 11     17 2.7 65
% seniors in poverty, 2000 11     16 1.1 52
% seniors in poverty, 2011-15 15  5.3   14 1.9 45
Employment            
Unemployment rate (%), 1980 5.8     6.8 1.7 16
Unemployment rate (%), 1990 6.2     7.2 1.7 25
Unemployment rate (%), 2000 6.9     11 1.5 31
Unemployment rate (%), 2011-15 8.7  2.9   9.6 2.4 33
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 1980 62     59 39 75
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 1990 64     62 27 80
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 2000 58     57 35 79
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 2011-15 63  3.6   62 34 84
Education            
% persons without HS diploma, 1980 30     33 6.0 62
% persons without HS diploma, 1990 24     27 4.4 51
% persons without HS diploma, 2000 25     22 2.1 49
% persons without HS diploma, 2011-15 15  3.0   11 1.3 21
Isolation            
% HHs with a phone, 2000 98     97 91 100
% HHs with a phone, 2011-15 98  4.2   97 94 99
% HHs with a car, 2000 71     63 35 90
% HHs with a car, 2011-15 78  6.7   64 38 90
Family income (2010 $)            
Avg. family income, 1979 86,344     77,355 39,005 200,556
Avg. family income, 1989 86,986     93,288 36,458 274,107
Avg. family income, 1999 82,511     102,342 30,632 308,910
Avg. family income, 2011-15 82,582  13,360   124,061 38,539 345,619
% change in avg. family income, 1980 to 1990 0.7     21 -40 55
% change in avg. family income, 1990 to 2000 -5.1     9.7 -25 159
% change in avg. family income, 2000 to 2011-15 0.1  0.2   21 -16 212
Food stamps            
Persons receiving food stamps, 2000 795     1,438 12 4,221
Persons receiving food stamps, 2001 766     1,363 12 3,851
Persons receiving food stamps, 2002 760     1,396 12 3,985
Persons receiving food stamps, 2003 886     1,516 15 4,256
Persons receiving food stamps, 2004 1,005     1,608 16 4,379
Persons receiving food stamps, 2005 1,067     1,644 17 4,571
Persons receiving food stamps, 2006 1,159     1,622 15 4,539
Persons receiving food stamps, 2007 1,178     1,596 11 4,490
Persons receiving food stamps, 2008 1,310     1,662 9.0 4,645
Persons receiving food stamps, 2009 1,671     1,922 9.0 4,996
Persons receiving food stamps, 2010 2,153     2,183 10 5,903
Persons receiving food stamps, 2011 2,672     2,453 11 6,587
Persons receiving food stamps, 2012 2,972     2,582 8.0 6,900
Persons receiving food stamps, 2013 2,965     2,650 8.0 7,384
Persons receiving food stamps, 2014 2,825     2,533 8.0 7,080
Persons receiving food stamps, 2015 2,957     2,521 10 6,897
Persons receiving food stamps, 2016 2,835     2,336 0.0 6,758
TANF            
Persons receiving TANF, 2000 400     832 6.0 2,870
Persons receiving TANF, 2001 412     828 6.0 2,823
Persons receiving TANF, 2002 430     840 0.0 2,758
Persons receiving TANF, 2003 436     845 6.0 2,842
Persons receiving TANF, 2004 446     874 5.0 2,791
Persons receiving TANF, 2005 455     858 0.0 2,771
Persons receiving TANF, 2006 484     796 0.0 2,633
Persons receiving TANF, 2007 445     756 0.0 2,497
Persons receiving TANF, 2008 499     755 0.0 2,486
Persons receiving TANF, 2009 553     806 0.0 2,616
Persons receiving TANF, 2010 627     830 7.0 2,578
Persons receiving TANF, 2011 702     853 10 2,741
Persons receiving TANF, 2012 770     871 7.0 2,738
Persons receiving TANF, 2013 698     865 6.0 2,810
Persons receiving TANF, 2014 684     841 5.0 2,768
Persons receiving TANF, 2015 685     791 0.0 2,599
Persons receiving TANF, 2016 598     746 0.0 2,667
Violent Crimes (per 1,000 pop.)            
Violent crimes, 2000 9.6     15 0.8 3,826
Violent crimes, 2001 7.6     15 1.2 1,096
Violent crimes, 2002 11     15 0.8 303
Violent crimes, 2003 15     16 0.5 310
Violent crimes, 2004 11     14 0.6 202
Violent crimes, 2005 10     14 0.5 103
Violent crimes, 2006 9.6     13 0.8 130
Violent crimes, 2007 13     14 0.6 92
Violent crimes, 2008 10.0     13 0.4 97
Violent crimes, 2009 12     13 0.6 80
Violent crimes, 2010 8.6     12 0.5 75
Violent crimes, 2011 8.2     12 0.4 70
Violent crimes, 2012 12     12 0.5 59
Violent crimes, 2013 8.3     11 0.4 55
Violent crimes, 2014 6.5     10 0.3 42
Violent crimes, 2015 10     10 0.5 68
Violent crimes, 2016 6.3     9.5 0.6 55
Property Crimes (per 1,000 pop.)            
Property crimes, 2000 34     54 19 28,569
Property crimes, 2001 36     56 17 7,984
Property crimes, 2002 43     54 14 3,701
Property crimes, 2003 40     54 17 2,192
Property crimes, 2004 34     47 11 1,403
Property crimes, 2005 33     43 11 1,000
Property crimes, 2006 25     42 10 857
Property crimes, 2007 28     45 11 873
Property crimes, 2008 29     46 12 876
Property crimes, 2009 26     44 13 815
Property crimes, 2010 29     40 14 608
Property crimes, 2011 32     43 12 610
Property crimes, 2012 30     47 10 681
Property crimes, 2013 37     48 13 667
Property crimes, 2014 53     54 12 848
Property crimes, 2015 51     50 11 788
Property crimes, 2016 41     49 12 844

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