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DC 2012 PSA Profile - Well-Being
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Family income (2010 $) 
 
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PSA 406

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Average Low High
Poverty            
Poverty rate (%), 1980 5.9     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 11  3.8   18 4.8 49
% children in poverty, 1990 6.2     25 0.0 56
% children in poverty, 2000 13     32 0.9 62
% children in poverty, 2011-15 18  9.4   27 0.6 65
% seniors in poverty, 1990 10     17 2.7 65
% seniors in poverty, 2000 8.0     16 1.1 52
% seniors in poverty, 2011-15 12  5.5   14 1.9 45
Employment            
Unemployment rate (%), 1980 5.7     6.8 1.7 16
Unemployment rate (%), 1990 5.1     7.2 1.7 25
Unemployment rate (%), 2000 7.7     11 1.5 31
Unemployment rate (%), 2011-15 17  4.0   9.6 2.4 33
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 1980 61     59 39 75
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 1990 59     62 27 80
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 2000 50     57 35 79
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 2011-15 55  5.5   62 34 84
Education            
% persons without HS diploma, 1980 30     33 6.0 62
% persons without HS diploma, 1990 23     27 4.4 51
% persons without HS diploma, 2000 18     22 2.1 49
% persons without HS diploma, 2011-15 12  2.8   11 1.3 21
Isolation            
% HHs with a phone, 2000 99     97 91 100
% HHs with a phone, 2011-15 99  5.0   97 94 99
% HHs with a car, 2000 79     63 35 90
% HHs with a car, 2011-15 77  7.8   64 38 90
Family income (2010 $)            
Avg. family income, 1979 85,645     77,355 39,005 200,556
Avg. family income, 1989 84,348     93,288 36,458 274,107
Avg. family income, 1999 83,740     102,342 30,632 308,910
Avg. family income, 2011-15 93,757  16,614   124,061 38,539 345,619
% change in avg. family income, 1980 to 1990 -1.5     21 -40 55
% change in avg. family income, 1990 to 2000 -0.7     9.7 -25 159
% change in avg. family income, 2000 to 2011-15 12  0.2   21 -16 212
Food stamps            
Persons receiving food stamps, 2000 558     1,438 12 4,221
Persons receiving food stamps, 2001 506     1,363 12 3,851
Persons receiving food stamps, 2002 535     1,396 12 3,985
Persons receiving food stamps, 2003 586     1,516 15 4,256
Persons receiving food stamps, 2004 679     1,608 16 4,379
Persons receiving food stamps, 2005 687     1,644 17 4,571
Persons receiving food stamps, 2006 704     1,622 15 4,539
Persons receiving food stamps, 2007 674     1,596 11 4,490
Persons receiving food stamps, 2008 803     1,662 9.0 4,645
Persons receiving food stamps, 2009 993     1,922 9.0 4,996
Persons receiving food stamps, 2010 1,173     2,183 10 5,903
Persons receiving food stamps, 2011 1,421     2,453 11 6,587
Persons receiving food stamps, 2012 1,472     2,582 8.0 6,900
Persons receiving food stamps, 2013 1,482     2,650 8.0 7,384
Persons receiving food stamps, 2014 1,349     2,533 8.0 7,080
Persons receiving food stamps, 2015 1,360     2,521 10 6,897
Persons receiving food stamps, 2016 1,255     2,336 0.0 6,758
TANF            
Persons receiving TANF, 2000 317     832 6.0 2,870
Persons receiving TANF, 2001 297     828 6.0 2,823
Persons receiving TANF, 2002 329     840 0.0 2,758
Persons receiving TANF, 2003 342     845 6.0 2,842
Persons receiving TANF, 2004 382     874 5.0 2,791
Persons receiving TANF, 2005 360     858 0.0 2,771
Persons receiving TANF, 2006 332     796 0.0 2,633
Persons receiving TANF, 2007 311     756 0.0 2,497
Persons receiving TANF, 2008 347     755 0.0 2,486
Persons receiving TANF, 2009 381     806 0.0 2,616
Persons receiving TANF, 2010 401     830 7.0 2,578
Persons receiving TANF, 2011 426     853 10 2,741
Persons receiving TANF, 2012 443     871 7.0 2,738
Persons receiving TANF, 2013 407     865 6.0 2,810
Persons receiving TANF, 2014 372     841 5.0 2,768
Persons receiving TANF, 2015 341     791 0.0 2,599
Persons receiving TANF, 2016 332     746 0.0 2,667
Violent Crimes (per 1,000 pop.)            
Violent crimes, 2000 6.8     15 0.8 3,826
Violent crimes, 2001 8.8     15 1.2 1,096
Violent crimes, 2002 10     15 0.8 303
Violent crimes, 2003 14     16 0.5 310
Violent crimes, 2004 12     14 0.6 202
Violent crimes, 2005 11     14 0.5 103
Violent crimes, 2006 11     13 0.8 130
Violent crimes, 2007 11     14 0.6 92
Violent crimes, 2008 12     13 0.4 97
Violent crimes, 2009 9.7     13 0.6 80
Violent crimes, 2010 8.2     12 0.5 75
Violent crimes, 2011 7.9     12 0.4 70
Violent crimes, 2012 7.6     12 0.5 59
Violent crimes, 2013 8.1     11 0.4 55
Violent crimes, 2014 9.1     10 0.3 42
Violent crimes, 2015 7.8     10 0.5 68
Violent crimes, 2016 6.5     9.5 0.6 55
Property Crimes (per 1,000 pop.)            
Property crimes, 2000 35     54 19 28,569
Property crimes, 2001 41     56 17 7,984
Property crimes, 2002 48     54 14 3,701
Property crimes, 2003 43     54 17 2,192
Property crimes, 2004 35     47 11 1,403
Property crimes, 2005 32     43 11 1,000
Property crimes, 2006 32     42 10 857
Property crimes, 2007 39     45 11 873
Property crimes, 2008 34     46 12 876
Property crimes, 2009 33     44 13 815
Property crimes, 2010 36     40 14 608
Property crimes, 2011 36     43 12 610
Property crimes, 2012 34     47 10 681
Property crimes, 2013 36     48 13 667
Property crimes, 2014 42     54 12 848
Property crimes, 2015 50     50 11 788
Property crimes, 2016 45     49 12 844

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