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DC 2012 PSA Profile - Well-Being
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EmploymentTANF
EducationViolent Crimes (per 1,000 pop.)
IsolationProperty Crimes (per 1,000 pop.)
Family income (2010 $) 
 
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PSA 602

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Average Low High
Poverty            
Poverty rate (%), 1980 23     19 5.6 40
Poverty rate (%), 1990 23     17 3.9 63
Poverty rate (%), 2000 28     20 4.3 49
Poverty rate (%), 2011-15 25  5.4   18 4.8 49
% children in poverty, 1990 36     25 0.0 56
% children in poverty, 2000 42     32 0.9 62
% children in poverty, 2011-15 39  9.4   27 0.6 65
% seniors in poverty, 1990 20     17 2.7 65
% seniors in poverty, 2000 19     16 1.1 52
% seniors in poverty, 2011-15 15  5.9   14 1.9 45
Employment            
Unemployment rate (%), 1980 10     6.8 1.7 16
Unemployment rate (%), 1990 10     7.2 1.7 25
Unemployment rate (%), 2000 16     11 1.5 31
Unemployment rate (%), 2011-15 17  4.3   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 39     57 35 79
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 2011-15 50  3.9   62 34 84
Education            
% persons without HS diploma, 1980 50     33 6.0 62
% persons without HS diploma, 1990 40     27 4.4 51
% persons without HS diploma, 2000 33     22 2.1 49
% persons without HS diploma, 2011-15 18  3.9   11 1.3 21
Isolation            
% HHs with a phone, 2000 95     97 91 100
% HHs with a phone, 2011-15 99  5.4   97 94 99
% HHs with a car, 2000 63     63 35 90
% HHs with a car, 2011-15 58  6.6   64 38 90
Family income (2010 $)            
Avg. family income, 1979 51,592     77,355 39,005 200,556
Avg. family income, 1989 56,073     93,288 36,458 274,107
Avg. family income, 1999 51,593     102,342 30,632 308,910
Avg. family income, 2011-15 52,974  10,139   124,061 38,539 345,619
% change in avg. family income, 1980 to 1990 8.7     21 -40 55
% change in avg. family income, 1990 to 2000 -8.0     9.7 -25 159
% change in avg. family income, 2000 to 2011-15 2.7  0.2   21 -16 212
Food stamps            
Persons receiving food stamps, 2000 2,541     1,438 12 4,221
Persons receiving food stamps, 2001 2,449     1,363 12 3,851
Persons receiving food stamps, 2002 2,543     1,396 12 3,985
Persons receiving food stamps, 2003 2,770     1,516 15 4,256
Persons receiving food stamps, 2004 2,954     1,608 16 4,379
Persons receiving food stamps, 2005 3,177     1,644 17 4,571
Persons receiving food stamps, 2006 3,284     1,622 15 4,539
Persons receiving food stamps, 2007 3,199     1,596 11 4,490
Persons receiving food stamps, 2008 3,231     1,662 9.0 4,645
Persons receiving food stamps, 2009 3,659     1,922 9.0 4,996
Persons receiving food stamps, 2010 3,967     2,183 10 5,903
Persons receiving food stamps, 2011 4,274     2,453 11 6,587
Persons receiving food stamps, 2012 4,565     2,582 8.0 6,900
Persons receiving food stamps, 2013 4,714     2,650 8.0 7,384
Persons receiving food stamps, 2014 4,651     2,533 8.0 7,080
Persons receiving food stamps, 2015 4,803     2,521 10 6,897
Persons receiving food stamps, 2016 4,430     2,336 0.0 6,758
TANF            
Persons receiving TANF, 2000 1,425     832 6.0 2,870
Persons receiving TANF, 2001 1,453     828 6.0 2,823
Persons receiving TANF, 2002 1,605     840 0.0 2,758
Persons receiving TANF, 2003 1,670     845 6.0 2,842
Persons receiving TANF, 2004 1,706     874 5.0 2,791
Persons receiving TANF, 2005 1,764     858 0.0 2,771
Persons receiving TANF, 2006 1,715     796 0.0 2,633
Persons receiving TANF, 2007 1,638     756 0.0 2,497
Persons receiving TANF, 2008 1,631     755 0.0 2,486
Persons receiving TANF, 2009 1,733     806 0.0 2,616
Persons receiving TANF, 2010 1,706     830 7.0 2,578
Persons receiving TANF, 2011 1,730     853 10 2,741
Persons receiving TANF, 2012 1,788     871 7.0 2,738
Persons receiving TANF, 2013 1,777     865 6.0 2,810
Persons receiving TANF, 2014 1,762     841 5.0 2,768
Persons receiving TANF, 2015 1,727     791 0.0 2,599
Persons receiving TANF, 2016 1,619     746 0.0 2,667
Violent Crimes (per 1,000 pop.)            
Violent crimes, 2000 27     15 0.8 3,826
Violent crimes, 2001 26     15 1.2 1,096
Violent crimes, 2002 24     15 0.8 303
Violent crimes, 2003 25     16 0.5 310
Violent crimes, 2004 21     14 0.6 202
Violent crimes, 2005 25     14 0.5 103
Violent crimes, 2006 16     13 0.8 130
Violent crimes, 2007 20     14 0.6 92
Violent crimes, 2008 24     13 0.4 97
Violent crimes, 2009 28     13 0.6 80
Violent crimes, 2010 25     12 0.5 75
Violent crimes, 2011 25     12 0.4 70
Violent crimes, 2012 26     12 0.5 59
Violent crimes, 2013 33     11 0.4 55
Violent crimes, 2014 33     10 0.3 42
Violent crimes, 2015 27     10 0.5 68
Violent crimes, 2016 22     9.5 0.6 55
Property Crimes (per 1,000 pop.)            
Property crimes, 2000 56     54 19 28,569
Property crimes, 2001 73     56 17 7,984
Property crimes, 2002 59     54 14 3,701
Property crimes, 2003 83     54 17 2,192
Property crimes, 2004 59     47 11 1,403
Property crimes, 2005 46     43 11 1,000
Property crimes, 2006 58     42 10 857
Property crimes, 2007 57     45 11 873
Property crimes, 2008 61     46 12 876
Property crimes, 2009 55     44 13 815
Property crimes, 2010 56     40 14 608
Property crimes, 2011 57     43 12 610
Property crimes, 2012 53     47 10 681
Property crimes, 2013 60     48 13 667
Property crimes, 2014 77     54 12 848
Property crimes, 2015 64     50 11 788
Property crimes, 2016 56     49 12 844

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