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DC 2012 PSA Profile - Well-Being
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PSA 405

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Average Low High
Poverty            
Poverty rate (%), 1980 11     19 5.6 40
Poverty rate (%), 1990 7.1     17 3.9 63
Poverty rate (%), 2000 11     20 4.3 49
Poverty rate (%), 2011-15 13  2.7   18 4.8 49
% children in poverty, 1990 5.1     25 0.0 56
% children in poverty, 2000 9.4     32 0.9 62
% children in poverty, 2011-15 12  5.3   27 0.6 65
% seniors in poverty, 1990 7.2     17 2.7 65
% seniors in poverty, 2000 7.7     16 1.1 52
% seniors in poverty, 2011-15 15  4.8   14 1.9 45
Employment            
Unemployment rate (%), 1980 5.5     6.8 1.7 16
Unemployment rate (%), 1990 6.8     7.2 1.7 25
Unemployment rate (%), 2000 17     11 1.5 31
Unemployment rate (%), 2011-15 13  2.8   9.6 2.4 33
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 1980 57     59 39 75
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 1990 50     62 27 80
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 2000 50     57 35 79
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 2011-15 52  3.4   62 34 84
Education            
% persons without HS diploma, 1980 29     33 6.0 62
% persons without HS diploma, 1990 21     27 4.4 51
% persons without HS diploma, 2000 18     22 2.1 49
% persons without HS diploma, 2011-15 11  2.2   11 1.3 21
Isolation            
% HHs with a phone, 2000 99     97 91 100
% HHs with a phone, 2011-15 96  4.1   97 94 99
% HHs with a car, 2000 80     63 35 90
% HHs with a car, 2011-15 79  5.4   64 38 90
Family income (2010 $)            
Avg. family income, 1979 78,872     77,355 39,005 200,556
Avg. family income, 1989 90,530     93,288 36,458 274,107
Avg. family income, 1999 82,883     102,342 30,632 308,910
Avg. family income, 2011-15 77,420  8,825   124,061 38,539 345,619
% change in avg. family income, 1980 to 1990 15     21 -40 55
% change in avg. family income, 1990 to 2000 -8.4     9.7 -25 159
% change in avg. family income, 2000 to 2011-15 -6.6  0.1   21 -16 212
Food stamps            
Persons receiving food stamps, 2000 950     1,438 12 4,221
Persons receiving food stamps, 2001 869     1,363 12 3,851
Persons receiving food stamps, 2002 887     1,396 12 3,985
Persons receiving food stamps, 2003 1,081     1,516 15 4,256
Persons receiving food stamps, 2004 1,260     1,608 16 4,379
Persons receiving food stamps, 2005 1,391     1,644 17 4,571
Persons receiving food stamps, 2006 1,347     1,622 15 4,539
Persons receiving food stamps, 2007 1,459     1,596 11 4,490
Persons receiving food stamps, 2008 1,634     1,662 9.0 4,645
Persons receiving food stamps, 2009 1,918     1,922 9.0 4,996
Persons receiving food stamps, 2010 2,334     2,183 10 5,903
Persons receiving food stamps, 2011 2,876     2,453 11 6,587
Persons receiving food stamps, 2012 3,062     2,582 8.0 6,900
Persons receiving food stamps, 2013 3,077     2,650 8.0 7,384
Persons receiving food stamps, 2014 2,979     2,533 8.0 7,080
Persons receiving food stamps, 2015 3,158     2,521 10 6,897
Persons receiving food stamps, 2016 2,954     2,336 0.0 6,758
TANF            
Persons receiving TANF, 2000 551     832 6.0 2,870
Persons receiving TANF, 2001 554     828 6.0 2,823
Persons receiving TANF, 2002 551     840 0.0 2,758
Persons receiving TANF, 2003 611     845 6.0 2,842
Persons receiving TANF, 2004 624     874 5.0 2,791
Persons receiving TANF, 2005 648     858 0.0 2,771
Persons receiving TANF, 2006 571     796 0.0 2,633
Persons receiving TANF, 2007 597     756 0.0 2,497
Persons receiving TANF, 2008 688     755 0.0 2,486
Persons receiving TANF, 2009 717     806 0.0 2,616
Persons receiving TANF, 2010 786     830 7.0 2,578
Persons receiving TANF, 2011 883     853 10 2,741
Persons receiving TANF, 2012 854     871 7.0 2,738
Persons receiving TANF, 2013 801     865 6.0 2,810
Persons receiving TANF, 2014 810     841 5.0 2,768
Persons receiving TANF, 2015 789     791 0.0 2,599
Persons receiving TANF, 2016 689     746 0.0 2,667
Violent Crimes (per 1,000 pop.)            
Violent crimes, 2000 5.6     15 0.8 3,826
Violent crimes, 2001 6.5     15 1.2 1,096
Violent crimes, 2002 6.4     15 0.8 303
Violent crimes, 2003 10     16 0.5 310
Violent crimes, 2004 5.7     14 0.6 202
Violent crimes, 2005 7.8     14 0.5 103
Violent crimes, 2006 9.0     13 0.8 130
Violent crimes, 2007 7.5     14 0.6 92
Violent crimes, 2008 7.3     13 0.4 97
Violent crimes, 2009 7.4     13 0.6 80
Violent crimes, 2010 5.7     12 0.5 75
Violent crimes, 2011 5.1     12 0.4 70
Violent crimes, 2012 5.7     12 0.5 59
Violent crimes, 2013 5.5     11 0.4 55
Violent crimes, 2014 5.3     10 0.3 42
Violent crimes, 2015 5.7     10 0.5 68
Violent crimes, 2016 4.6     9.5 0.6 55
Property Crimes (per 1,000 pop.)            
Property crimes, 2000 28     54 19 28,569
Property crimes, 2001 39     56 17 7,984
Property crimes, 2002 38     54 14 3,701
Property crimes, 2003 36     54 17 2,192
Property crimes, 2004 34     47 11 1,403
Property crimes, 2005 33     43 11 1,000
Property crimes, 2006 27     42 10 857
Property crimes, 2007 27     45 11 873
Property crimes, 2008 29     46 12 876
Property crimes, 2009 24     44 13 815
Property crimes, 2010 24     40 14 608
Property crimes, 2011 23     43 12 610
Property crimes, 2012 27     47 10 681
Property crimes, 2013 25     48 13 667
Property crimes, 2014 34     54 12 848
Property crimes, 2015 27     50 11 788
Property crimes, 2016 20     49 12 844

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