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DC 2012 PSA Profile - Well-Being
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Family income (2010 $) 
 
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PSA 502

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Poverty            
Poverty rate (%), 1980 21     19 5.6 40
Poverty rate (%), 1990 18     17 3.9 63
Poverty rate (%), 2000 24     20 4.3 49
Poverty rate (%), 2011-15 24  3.2   18 4.8 49
% children in poverty, 1990 21     25 0.0 56
% children in poverty, 2000 33     32 0.9 62
% children in poverty, 2011-15 32  8.0   27 0.6 65
% seniors in poverty, 1990 21     17 2.7 65
% seniors in poverty, 2000 17     16 1.1 52
% seniors in poverty, 2011-15 21  6.4   14 1.9 45
Employment            
Unemployment rate (%), 1980 7.0     6.8 1.7 16
Unemployment rate (%), 1990 11     7.2 1.7 25
Unemployment rate (%), 2000 13     11 1.5 31
Unemployment rate (%), 2011-15 16  3.6   9.6 2.4 33
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 1980 56     59 39 75
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 1990 55     62 27 80
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 2000 49     57 35 79
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 2011-15 58  3.1   62 34 84
Education            
% persons without HS diploma, 1980 48     33 6.0 62
% persons without HS diploma, 1990 39     27 4.4 51
% persons without HS diploma, 2000 33     22 2.1 49
% persons without HS diploma, 2011-15 16  2.7   11 1.3 21
Isolation            
% HHs with a phone, 2000 97     97 91 100
% HHs with a phone, 2011-15 96  3.6   97 94 99
% HHs with a car, 2000 54     63 35 90
% HHs with a car, 2011-15 61  5.4   64 38 90
Family income (2010 $)            
Avg. family income, 1979 63,873     77,355 39,005 200,556
Avg. family income, 1989 63,358     93,288 36,458 274,107
Avg. family income, 1999 59,224     102,342 30,632 308,910
Avg. family income, 2011-15 84,238  14,607   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 -6.5     9.7 -25 159
% change in avg. family income, 2000 to 2011-15 42  0.2   21 -16 212
Food stamps            
Persons receiving food stamps, 2000 2,081     1,438 12 4,221
Persons receiving food stamps, 2001 2,001     1,363 12 3,851
Persons receiving food stamps, 2002 2,049     1,396 12 3,985
Persons receiving food stamps, 2003 2,342     1,516 15 4,256
Persons receiving food stamps, 2004 2,596     1,608 16 4,379
Persons receiving food stamps, 2005 2,599     1,644 17 4,571
Persons receiving food stamps, 2006 2,422     1,622 15 4,539
Persons receiving food stamps, 2007 2,414     1,596 11 4,490
Persons receiving food stamps, 2008 2,451     1,662 9.0 4,645
Persons receiving food stamps, 2009 2,858     1,922 9.0 4,996
Persons receiving food stamps, 2010 3,083     2,183 10 5,903
Persons receiving food stamps, 2011 3,536     2,453 11 6,587
Persons receiving food stamps, 2012 3,591     2,582 8.0 6,900
Persons receiving food stamps, 2013 3,557     2,650 8.0 7,384
Persons receiving food stamps, 2014 3,335     2,533 8.0 7,080
Persons receiving food stamps, 2015 3,206     2,521 10 6,897
Persons receiving food stamps, 2016 2,904     2,336 0.0 6,758
TANF            
Persons receiving TANF, 2000 1,191     832 6.0 2,870
Persons receiving TANF, 2001 1,083     828 6.0 2,823
Persons receiving TANF, 2002 1,134     840 0.0 2,758
Persons receiving TANF, 2003 1,138     845 6.0 2,842
Persons receiving TANF, 2004 1,199     874 5.0 2,791
Persons receiving TANF, 2005 1,176     858 0.0 2,771
Persons receiving TANF, 2006 1,098     796 0.0 2,633
Persons receiving TANF, 2007 1,022     756 0.0 2,497
Persons receiving TANF, 2008 999     755 0.0 2,486
Persons receiving TANF, 2009 1,048     806 0.0 2,616
Persons receiving TANF, 2010 1,045     830 7.0 2,578
Persons receiving TANF, 2011 1,121     853 10 2,741
Persons receiving TANF, 2012 1,085     871 7.0 2,738
Persons receiving TANF, 2013 1,004     865 6.0 2,810
Persons receiving TANF, 2014 927     841 5.0 2,768
Persons receiving TANF, 2015 863     791 0.0 2,599
Persons receiving TANF, 2016 779     746 0.0 2,667
Violent Crimes (per 1,000 pop.)            
Violent crimes, 2000 17     15 0.8 3,826
Violent crimes, 2001 20     15 1.2 1,096
Violent crimes, 2002 15     15 0.8 303
Violent crimes, 2003 16     16 0.5 310
Violent crimes, 2004 16     14 0.6 202
Violent crimes, 2005 19     14 0.5 103
Violent crimes, 2006 20     13 0.8 130
Violent crimes, 2007 14     14 0.6 92
Violent crimes, 2008 14     13 0.4 97
Violent crimes, 2009 16     13 0.6 80
Violent crimes, 2010 14     12 0.5 75
Violent crimes, 2011 16     12 0.4 70
Violent crimes, 2012 13     12 0.5 59
Violent crimes, 2013 11     11 0.4 55
Violent crimes, 2014 13     10 0.3 42
Violent crimes, 2015 11     10 0.5 68
Violent crimes, 2016 12     9.5 0.6 55
Property Crimes (per 1,000 pop.)            
Property crimes, 2000 45     54 19 28,569
Property crimes, 2001 47     56 17 7,984
Property crimes, 2002 51     54 14 3,701
Property crimes, 2003 55     54 17 2,192
Property crimes, 2004 54     47 11 1,403
Property crimes, 2005 46     43 11 1,000
Property crimes, 2006 34     42 10 857
Property crimes, 2007 53     45 11 873
Property crimes, 2008 41     46 12 876
Property crimes, 2009 36     44 13 815
Property crimes, 2010 39     40 14 608
Property crimes, 2011 42     43 12 610
Property crimes, 2012 45     47 10 681
Property crimes, 2013 39     48 13 667
Property crimes, 2014 58     54 12 848
Property crimes, 2015 47     50 11 788
Property crimes, 2016 40     49 12 844

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