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DC 2012 PSA Profile - Well-Being
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Family income (2010 $) 
 
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PSA 506

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Average Low High
Poverty            
Poverty rate (%), 1980 24     19 5.6 40
Poverty rate (%), 1990 23     17 3.9 63
Poverty rate (%), 2000 30     20 4.3 49
Poverty rate (%), 2011-15 30  6.0   18 4.8 49
% children in poverty, 1990 30     25 0.0 56
% children in poverty, 2000 44     32 0.9 62
% children in poverty, 2011-15 36  11   27 0.6 65
% seniors in poverty, 1990 26     17 2.7 65
% seniors in poverty, 2000 23     16 1.1 52
% seniors in poverty, 2011-15 21  7.2   14 1.9 45
Employment            
Unemployment rate (%), 1980 8.1     6.8 1.7 16
Unemployment rate (%), 1990 10     7.2 1.7 25
Unemployment rate (%), 2000 20     11 1.5 31
Unemployment rate (%), 2011-15 19  4.4   9.6 2.4 33
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 1980 51     59 39 75
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 1990 53     62 27 80
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 2000 42     57 35 79
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 2011-15 49  3.6   62 34 84
Education            
% persons without HS diploma, 1980 57     33 6.0 62
% persons without HS diploma, 1990 47     27 4.4 51
% persons without HS diploma, 2000 38     22 2.1 49
% persons without HS diploma, 2011-15 17  3.1   11 1.3 21
Isolation            
% HHs with a phone, 2000 94     97 91 100
% HHs with a phone, 2011-15 95  5.9   97 94 99
% HHs with a car, 2000 51     63 35 90
% HHs with a car, 2011-15 60  7.2   64 38 90
Family income (2010 $)            
Avg. family income, 1979 48,487     77,355 39,005 200,556
Avg. family income, 1989 53,024     93,288 36,458 274,107
Avg. family income, 1999 57,429     102,342 30,632 308,910
Avg. family income, 2011-15 65,150  16,056   124,061 38,539 345,619
% change in avg. family income, 1980 to 1990 9.4     21 -40 55
% change in avg. family income, 1990 to 2000 8.3     9.7 -25 159
% change in avg. family income, 2000 to 2011-15 13  0.3   21 -16 212
Food stamps            
Persons receiving food stamps, 2000 1,726     1,438 12 4,221
Persons receiving food stamps, 2001 1,749     1,363 12 3,851
Persons receiving food stamps, 2002 1,774     1,396 12 3,985
Persons receiving food stamps, 2003 2,004     1,516 15 4,256
Persons receiving food stamps, 2004 2,400     1,608 16 4,379
Persons receiving food stamps, 2005 2,449     1,644 17 4,571
Persons receiving food stamps, 2006 2,312     1,622 15 4,539
Persons receiving food stamps, 2007 2,240     1,596 11 4,490
Persons receiving food stamps, 2008 2,509     1,662 9.0 4,645
Persons receiving food stamps, 2009 2,853     1,922 9.0 4,996
Persons receiving food stamps, 2010 3,135     2,183 10 5,903
Persons receiving food stamps, 2011 3,372     2,453 11 6,587
Persons receiving food stamps, 2012 3,528     2,582 8.0 6,900
Persons receiving food stamps, 2013 3,603     2,650 8.0 7,384
Persons receiving food stamps, 2014 3,233     2,533 8.0 7,080
Persons receiving food stamps, 2015 3,017     2,521 10 6,897
Persons receiving food stamps, 2016 2,724     2,336 0.0 6,758
TANF            
Persons receiving TANF, 2000 1,108     832 6.0 2,870
Persons receiving TANF, 2001 1,038     828 6.0 2,823
Persons receiving TANF, 2002 1,015     840 0.0 2,758
Persons receiving TANF, 2003 1,096     845 6.0 2,842
Persons receiving TANF, 2004 1,347     874 5.0 2,791
Persons receiving TANF, 2005 1,256     858 0.0 2,771
Persons receiving TANF, 2006 1,169     796 0.0 2,633
Persons receiving TANF, 2007 1,034     756 0.0 2,497
Persons receiving TANF, 2008 1,133     755 0.0 2,486
Persons receiving TANF, 2009 1,116     806 0.0 2,616
Persons receiving TANF, 2010 1,035     830 7.0 2,578
Persons receiving TANF, 2011 1,108     853 10 2,741
Persons receiving TANF, 2012 1,149     871 7.0 2,738
Persons receiving TANF, 2013 1,132     865 6.0 2,810
Persons receiving TANF, 2014 1,028     841 5.0 2,768
Persons receiving TANF, 2015 941     791 0.0 2,599
Persons receiving TANF, 2016 823     746 0.0 2,667
Violent Crimes (per 1,000 pop.)            
Violent crimes, 2000 32     15 0.8 3,826
Violent crimes, 2001 32     15 1.2 1,096
Violent crimes, 2002 30     15 0.8 303
Violent crimes, 2003 34     16 0.5 310
Violent crimes, 2004 27     14 0.6 202
Violent crimes, 2005 32     14 0.5 103
Violent crimes, 2006 23     13 0.8 130
Violent crimes, 2007 30     14 0.6 92
Violent crimes, 2008 29     13 0.4 97
Violent crimes, 2009 24     13 0.6 80
Violent crimes, 2010 25     12 0.5 75
Violent crimes, 2011 24     12 0.4 70
Violent crimes, 2012 27     12 0.5 59
Violent crimes, 2013 22     11 0.4 55
Violent crimes, 2014 22     10 0.3 42
Violent crimes, 2015 25     10 0.5 68
Violent crimes, 2016 26     9.5 0.6 55
Property Crimes (per 1,000 pop.)            
Property crimes, 2000 61     54 19 28,569
Property crimes, 2001 60     56 17 7,984
Property crimes, 2002 60     54 14 3,701
Property crimes, 2003 57     54 17 2,192
Property crimes, 2004 65     47 11 1,403
Property crimes, 2005 57     43 11 1,000
Property crimes, 2006 61     42 10 857
Property crimes, 2007 73     45 11 873
Property crimes, 2008 64     46 12 876
Property crimes, 2009 62     44 13 815
Property crimes, 2010 59     40 14 608
Property crimes, 2011 58     43 12 610
Property crimes, 2012 83     47 10 681
Property crimes, 2013 80     48 13 667
Property crimes, 2014 89     54 12 848
Property crimes, 2015 84     50 11 788
Property crimes, 2016 87     49 12 844

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