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DC 2012 PSA Profile - Well-Being
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Family income (2010 $) 
 
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PSA 503

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Average Low High
Poverty            
Poverty rate (%), 1980 11     19 5.6 40
Poverty rate (%), 1990 12     17 3.9 63
Poverty rate (%), 2000 15     20 4.3 49
Poverty rate (%), 2011-15 17  5.0   18 4.8 49
% children in poverty, 1990 7.5     25 0.0 56
% children in poverty, 2000 13     32 0.9 62
% children in poverty, 2011-15 2.9  4.3   27 0.6 65
% seniors in poverty, 1990 21     17 2.7 65
% seniors in poverty, 2000 22     16 1.1 52
% seniors in poverty, 2011-15 24  6.0   14 1.9 45
Employment            
Unemployment rate (%), 1980 7.6     6.8 1.7 16
Unemployment rate (%), 1990 8.7     7.2 1.7 25
Unemployment rate (%), 2000 12     11 1.5 31
Unemployment rate (%), 2011-15 15  4.2   9.6 2.4 33
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 1980 51     59 39 75
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 1990 52     62 27 80
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 2000 44     57 35 79
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 2011-15 49  3.7   62 34 84
Education            
% persons without HS diploma, 1980 36     33 6.0 62
% persons without HS diploma, 1990 32     27 4.4 51
% persons without HS diploma, 2000 27     22 2.1 49
% persons without HS diploma, 2011-15 16  2.9   11 1.3 21
Isolation            
% HHs with a phone, 2000 99     97 91 100
% HHs with a phone, 2011-15 98  5.3   97 94 99
% HHs with a car, 2000 73     63 35 90
% HHs with a car, 2011-15 78  7.0   64 38 90
Family income (2010 $)            
Avg. family income, 1979 87,642     77,355 39,005 200,556
Avg. family income, 1989 84,144     93,288 36,458 274,107
Avg. family income, 1999 84,795     102,342 30,632 308,910
Avg. family income, 2011-15 95,303  13,761   124,061 38,539 345,619
% change in avg. family income, 1980 to 1990 -4.0     21 -40 55
% change in avg. family income, 1990 to 2000 0.8     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 939     1,438 12 4,221
Persons receiving food stamps, 2001 825     1,363 12 3,851
Persons receiving food stamps, 2002 882     1,396 12 3,985
Persons receiving food stamps, 2003 1,034     1,516 15 4,256
Persons receiving food stamps, 2004 1,178     1,608 16 4,379
Persons receiving food stamps, 2005 1,234     1,644 17 4,571
Persons receiving food stamps, 2006 1,196     1,622 15 4,539
Persons receiving food stamps, 2007 1,172     1,596 11 4,490
Persons receiving food stamps, 2008 1,329     1,662 9.0 4,645
Persons receiving food stamps, 2009 1,614     1,922 9.0 4,996
Persons receiving food stamps, 2010 1,820     2,183 10 5,903
Persons receiving food stamps, 2011 2,224     2,453 11 6,587
Persons receiving food stamps, 2012 2,387     2,582 8.0 6,900
Persons receiving food stamps, 2013 2,408     2,650 8.0 7,384
Persons receiving food stamps, 2014 2,273     2,533 8.0 7,080
Persons receiving food stamps, 2015 2,325     2,521 10 6,897
Persons receiving food stamps, 2016 2,285     2,336 0.0 6,758
TANF            
Persons receiving TANF, 2000 421     832 6.0 2,870
Persons receiving TANF, 2001 405     828 6.0 2,823
Persons receiving TANF, 2002 465     840 0.0 2,758
Persons receiving TANF, 2003 469     845 6.0 2,842
Persons receiving TANF, 2004 547     874 5.0 2,791
Persons receiving TANF, 2005 549     858 0.0 2,771
Persons receiving TANF, 2006 513     796 0.0 2,633
Persons receiving TANF, 2007 459     756 0.0 2,497
Persons receiving TANF, 2008 465     755 0.0 2,486
Persons receiving TANF, 2009 476     806 0.0 2,616
Persons receiving TANF, 2010 532     830 7.0 2,578
Persons receiving TANF, 2011 585     853 10 2,741
Persons receiving TANF, 2012 599     871 7.0 2,738
Persons receiving TANF, 2013 598     865 6.0 2,810
Persons receiving TANF, 2014 564     841 5.0 2,768
Persons receiving TANF, 2015 565     791 0.0 2,599
Persons receiving TANF, 2016 580     746 0.0 2,667
Violent Crimes (per 1,000 pop.)            
Violent crimes, 2000 12     15 0.8 3,826
Violent crimes, 2001 13     15 1.2 1,096
Violent crimes, 2002 12     15 0.8 303
Violent crimes, 2003 14     16 0.5 310
Violent crimes, 2004 11     14 0.6 202
Violent crimes, 2005 13     14 0.5 103
Violent crimes, 2006 11     13 0.8 130
Violent crimes, 2007 12     14 0.6 92
Violent crimes, 2008 8.4     13 0.4 97
Violent crimes, 2009 9.4     13 0.6 80
Violent crimes, 2010 8.3     12 0.5 75
Violent crimes, 2011 8.8     12 0.4 70
Violent crimes, 2012 11     12 0.5 59
Violent crimes, 2013 7.9     11 0.4 55
Violent crimes, 2014 7.8     10 0.3 42
Violent crimes, 2015 8.5     10 0.5 68
Violent crimes, 2016 9.2     9.5 0.6 55
Property Crimes (per 1,000 pop.)            
Property crimes, 2000 57     54 19 28,569
Property crimes, 2001 67     56 17 7,984
Property crimes, 2002 57     54 14 3,701
Property crimes, 2003 59     54 17 2,192
Property crimes, 2004 55     47 11 1,403
Property crimes, 2005 50     43 11 1,000
Property crimes, 2006 40     42 10 857
Property crimes, 2007 48     45 11 873
Property crimes, 2008 49     46 12 876
Property crimes, 2009 48     44 13 815
Property crimes, 2010 52     40 14 608
Property crimes, 2011 53     43 12 610
Property crimes, 2012 56     47 10 681
Property crimes, 2013 63     48 13 667
Property crimes, 2014 66     54 12 848
Property crimes, 2015 67     50 11 788
Property crimes, 2016 53     49 12 844

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