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DC 2012 PSA Profile - Well-Being
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Family income (2010 $) 
 
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PSA 104

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Poverty            
Poverty rate (%), 1980 23     19 5.6 40
Poverty rate (%), 1990 17     17 3.9 63
Poverty rate (%), 2000 18     20 4.3 49
Poverty rate (%), 2011-15 11  2.0   18 4.8 49
% children in poverty, 1990 13     25 0.0 56
% children in poverty, 2000 30     32 0.9 62
% children in poverty, 2011-15 7.4  8.3   27 0.6 65
% seniors in poverty, 1990 27     17 2.7 65
% seniors in poverty, 2000 24     16 1.1 52
% seniors in poverty, 2011-15 19  8.4   14 1.9 45
Employment            
Unemployment rate (%), 1980 11     6.8 1.7 16
Unemployment rate (%), 1990 11     7.2 1.7 25
Unemployment rate (%), 2000 11     11 1.5 31
Unemployment rate (%), 2011-15 5.5  1.9   9.6 2.4 33
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 1980 49     59 39 75
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 1990 62     62 27 80
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 2000 59     57 35 79
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 2011-15 77  2.9   62 34 84
Education            
% persons without HS diploma, 1980 48     33 6.0 62
% persons without HS diploma, 1990 33     27 4.4 51
% persons without HS diploma, 2000 23     22 2.1 49
% persons without HS diploma, 2011-15 5.5  1.4   11 1.3 21
Isolation            
% HHs with a phone, 2000 98     97 91 100
% HHs with a phone, 2011-15 97  3.2   97 94 99
% HHs with a car, 2000 69     63 35 90
% HHs with a car, 2011-15 71  4.6   64 38 90
Family income (2010 $)            
Avg. family income, 1979 66,686     77,355 39,005 200,556
Avg. family income, 1989 88,716     93,288 36,458 274,107
Avg. family income, 1999 81,545     102,342 30,632 308,910
Avg. family income, 2011-15 149,696  21,449   124,061 38,539 345,619
% change in avg. family income, 1980 to 1990 33     21 -40 55
% change in avg. family income, 1990 to 2000 -8.1     9.7 -25 159
% change in avg. family income, 2000 to 2011-15 84  0.3   21 -16 212
Food stamps            
Persons receiving food stamps, 2000 1,826     1,438 12 4,221
Persons receiving food stamps, 2001 1,775     1,363 12 3,851
Persons receiving food stamps, 2002 2,178     1,396 12 3,985
Persons receiving food stamps, 2003 2,762     1,516 15 4,256
Persons receiving food stamps, 2004 3,409     1,608 16 4,379
Persons receiving food stamps, 2005 3,375     1,644 17 4,571
Persons receiving food stamps, 2006 2,972     1,622 15 4,539
Persons receiving food stamps, 2007 2,826     1,596 11 4,490
Persons receiving food stamps, 2008 2,992     1,662 9.0 4,645
Persons receiving food stamps, 2009 3,500     1,922 9.0 4,996
Persons receiving food stamps, 2010 3,967     2,183 10 5,903
Persons receiving food stamps, 2011 4,137     2,453 11 6,587
Persons receiving food stamps, 2012 4,035     2,582 8.0 6,900
Persons receiving food stamps, 2013 3,941     2,650 8.0 7,384
Persons receiving food stamps, 2014 3,576     2,533 8.0 7,080
Persons receiving food stamps, 2015 3,343     2,521 10 6,897
Persons receiving food stamps, 2016 2,935     2,336 0.0 6,758
TANF            
Persons receiving TANF, 2000 910     832 6.0 2,870
Persons receiving TANF, 2001 867     828 6.0 2,823
Persons receiving TANF, 2002 844     840 0.0 2,758
Persons receiving TANF, 2003 809     845 6.0 2,842
Persons receiving TANF, 2004 834     874 5.0 2,791
Persons receiving TANF, 2005 734     858 0.0 2,771
Persons receiving TANF, 2006 633     796 0.0 2,633
Persons receiving TANF, 2007 465     756 0.0 2,497
Persons receiving TANF, 2008 430     755 0.0 2,486
Persons receiving TANF, 2009 521     806 0.0 2,616
Persons receiving TANF, 2010 564     830 7.0 2,578
Persons receiving TANF, 2011 541     853 10 2,741
Persons receiving TANF, 2012 514     871 7.0 2,738
Persons receiving TANF, 2013 454     865 6.0 2,810
Persons receiving TANF, 2014 475     841 5.0 2,768
Persons receiving TANF, 2015 408     791 0.0 2,599
Persons receiving TANF, 2016 375     746 0.0 2,667
Violent Crimes (per 1,000 pop.)            
Violent crimes, 2000 23     15 0.8 3,826
Violent crimes, 2001 24     15 1.2 1,096
Violent crimes, 2002 24     15 0.8 303
Violent crimes, 2003 24     16 0.5 310
Violent crimes, 2004 22     14 0.6 202
Violent crimes, 2005 17     14 0.5 103
Violent crimes, 2006 16     13 0.8 130
Violent crimes, 2007 16     14 0.6 92
Violent crimes, 2008 18     13 0.4 97
Violent crimes, 2009 16     13 0.6 80
Violent crimes, 2010 13     12 0.5 75
Violent crimes, 2011 14     12 0.4 70
Violent crimes, 2012 14     12 0.5 59
Violent crimes, 2013 10     11 0.4 55
Violent crimes, 2014 11     10 0.3 42
Violent crimes, 2015 15     10 0.5 68
Violent crimes, 2016 11     9.5 0.6 55
Property Crimes (per 1,000 pop.)            
Property crimes, 2000 68     54 19 28,569
Property crimes, 2001 81     56 17 7,984
Property crimes, 2002 73     54 14 3,701
Property crimes, 2003 73     54 17 2,192
Property crimes, 2004 96     47 11 1,403
Property crimes, 2005 68     43 11 1,000
Property crimes, 2006 78     42 10 857
Property crimes, 2007 63     45 11 873
Property crimes, 2008 66     46 12 876
Property crimes, 2009 65     44 13 815
Property crimes, 2010 55     40 14 608
Property crimes, 2011 59     43 12 610
Property crimes, 2012 74     47 10 681
Property crimes, 2013 82     48 13 667
Property crimes, 2014 85     54 12 848
Property crimes, 2015 81     50 11 788
Property crimes, 2016 79     49 12 844

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