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DC 2012 PSA Profile - Well-Being
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Family income (2010 $) 
 
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PSA 404

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Average Low High
Poverty            
Poverty rate (%), 1980 14     19 5.6 40
Poverty rate (%), 1990 11     17 3.9 63
Poverty rate (%), 2000 15     20 4.3 49
Poverty rate (%), 2011-15 14  4.4   18 4.8 49
% children in poverty, 1990 12     25 0.0 56
% children in poverty, 2000 19     32 0.9 62
% children in poverty, 2011-15 21  10   27 0.6 65
% seniors in poverty, 1990 12     17 2.7 65
% seniors in poverty, 2000 11     16 1.1 52
% seniors in poverty, 2011-15 18  7.2   14 1.9 45
Employment            
Unemployment rate (%), 1980 4.8     6.8 1.7 16
Unemployment rate (%), 1990 6.5     7.2 1.7 25
Unemployment rate (%), 2000 7.0     11 1.5 31
Unemployment rate (%), 2011-15 7.5  2.7   9.6 2.4 33
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 1980 57     59 39 75
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 1990 63     62 27 80
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 2000 55     57 35 79
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 2011-15 68  4.5   62 34 84
Education            
% persons without HS diploma, 1980 35     33 6.0 62
% persons without HS diploma, 1990 30     27 4.4 51
% persons without HS diploma, 2000 31     22 2.1 49
% persons without HS diploma, 2011-15 17  3.7   11 1.3 21
Isolation            
% HHs with a phone, 2000 98     97 91 100
% HHs with a phone, 2011-15 99  5.1   97 94 99
% HHs with a car, 2000 67     63 35 90
% HHs with a car, 2011-15 68  6.6   64 38 90
Family income (2010 $)            
Avg. family income, 1979 92,294     77,355 39,005 200,556
Avg. family income, 1989 93,049     93,288 36,458 274,107
Avg. family income, 1999 101,195     102,342 30,632 308,910
Avg. family income, 2011-15 137,144  28,019   124,061 38,539 345,619
% change in avg. family income, 1980 to 1990 0.8     21 -40 55
% change in avg. family income, 1990 to 2000 8.8     9.7 -25 159
% change in avg. family income, 2000 to 2011-15 36  0.3   21 -16 212
Food stamps            
Persons receiving food stamps, 2000 994     1,438 12 4,221
Persons receiving food stamps, 2001 875     1,363 12 3,851
Persons receiving food stamps, 2002 891     1,396 12 3,985
Persons receiving food stamps, 2003 1,002     1,516 15 4,256
Persons receiving food stamps, 2004 1,088     1,608 16 4,379
Persons receiving food stamps, 2005 1,157     1,644 17 4,571
Persons receiving food stamps, 2006 1,175     1,622 15 4,539
Persons receiving food stamps, 2007 1,157     1,596 11 4,490
Persons receiving food stamps, 2008 1,169     1,662 9.0 4,645
Persons receiving food stamps, 2009 1,595     1,922 9.0 4,996
Persons receiving food stamps, 2010 2,077     2,183 10 5,903
Persons receiving food stamps, 2011 2,485     2,453 11 6,587
Persons receiving food stamps, 2012 2,794     2,582 8.0 6,900
Persons receiving food stamps, 2013 2,811     2,650 8.0 7,384
Persons receiving food stamps, 2014 2,506     2,533 8.0 7,080
Persons receiving food stamps, 2015 2,556     2,521 10 6,897
Persons receiving food stamps, 2016 2,399     2,336 0.0 6,758
TANF            
Persons receiving TANF, 2000 519     832 6.0 2,870
Persons receiving TANF, 2001 468     828 6.0 2,823
Persons receiving TANF, 2002 450     840 0.0 2,758
Persons receiving TANF, 2003 452     845 6.0 2,842
Persons receiving TANF, 2004 470     874 5.0 2,791
Persons receiving TANF, 2005 524     858 0.0 2,771
Persons receiving TANF, 2006 488     796 0.0 2,633
Persons receiving TANF, 2007 424     756 0.0 2,497
Persons receiving TANF, 2008 403     755 0.0 2,486
Persons receiving TANF, 2009 466     806 0.0 2,616
Persons receiving TANF, 2010 549     830 7.0 2,578
Persons receiving TANF, 2011 577     853 10 2,741
Persons receiving TANF, 2012 633     871 7.0 2,738
Persons receiving TANF, 2013 603     865 6.0 2,810
Persons receiving TANF, 2014 533     841 5.0 2,768
Persons receiving TANF, 2015 488     791 0.0 2,599
Persons receiving TANF, 2016 447     746 0.0 2,667
Violent Crimes (per 1,000 pop.)            
Violent crimes, 2000 15     15 0.8 3,826
Violent crimes, 2001 9.9     15 1.2 1,096
Violent crimes, 2002 14     15 0.8 303
Violent crimes, 2003 14     16 0.5 310
Violent crimes, 2004 14     14 0.6 202
Violent crimes, 2005 14     14 0.5 103
Violent crimes, 2006 13     13 0.8 130
Violent crimes, 2007 15     14 0.6 92
Violent crimes, 2008 13     13 0.4 97
Violent crimes, 2009 14     13 0.6 80
Violent crimes, 2010 11     12 0.5 75
Violent crimes, 2011 11     12 0.4 70
Violent crimes, 2012 11     12 0.5 59
Violent crimes, 2013 12     11 0.4 55
Violent crimes, 2014 10.0     10 0.3 42
Violent crimes, 2015 10     10 0.5 68
Violent crimes, 2016 8.8     9.5 0.6 55
Property Crimes (per 1,000 pop.)            
Property crimes, 2000 51     54 19 28,569
Property crimes, 2001 43     56 17 7,984
Property crimes, 2002 53     54 14 3,701
Property crimes, 2003 44     54 17 2,192
Property crimes, 2004 43     47 11 1,403
Property crimes, 2005 37     43 11 1,000
Property crimes, 2006 34     42 10 857
Property crimes, 2007 36     45 11 873
Property crimes, 2008 35     46 12 876
Property crimes, 2009 33     44 13 815
Property crimes, 2010 32     40 14 608
Property crimes, 2011 38     43 12 610
Property crimes, 2012 43     47 10 681
Property crimes, 2013 49     48 13 667
Property crimes, 2014 60     54 12 848
Property crimes, 2015 53     50 11 788
Property crimes, 2016 50     49 12 844

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