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DC 2012 PSA Profile - Well-Being
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Family income (2010 $) 
 
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PSA 603

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Average Low High
Poverty            
Poverty rate (%), 1980 21     19 5.6 40
Poverty rate (%), 1990 21     17 3.9 63
Poverty rate (%), 2000 27     20 4.3 49
Poverty rate (%), 2011-15 35  7.4   18 4.8 49
% children in poverty, 1990 32     25 0.0 56
% children in poverty, 2000 39     32 0.9 62
% children in poverty, 2011-15 47  10   27 0.6 65
% seniors in poverty, 1990 24     17 2.7 65
% seniors in poverty, 2000 16     16 1.1 52
% seniors in poverty, 2011-15 24  9.9   14 1.9 45
Employment            
Unemployment rate (%), 1980 8.0     6.8 1.7 16
Unemployment rate (%), 1990 7.2     7.2 1.7 25
Unemployment rate (%), 2000 14     11 1.5 31
Unemployment rate (%), 2011-15 26  5.6   9.6 2.4 33
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 1980 61     59 39 75
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 1990 60     62 27 80
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 2000 48     57 35 79
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 2011-15 41  4.5   62 34 84
Education            
% persons without HS diploma, 1980 43     33 6.0 62
% persons without HS diploma, 1990 38     27 4.4 51
% persons without HS diploma, 2000 29     22 2.1 49
% persons without HS diploma, 2011-15 20  3.9   11 1.3 21
Isolation            
% HHs with a phone, 2000 96     97 91 100
% HHs with a phone, 2011-15 97  4.8   97 94 99
% HHs with a car, 2000 54     63 35 90
% HHs with a car, 2011-15 47  6.5   64 38 90
Family income (2010 $)            
Avg. family income, 1979 51,975     77,355 39,005 200,556
Avg. family income, 1989 52,493     93,288 36,458 274,107
Avg. family income, 1999 45,366     102,342 30,632 308,910
Avg. family income, 2011-15 48,620  14,964   124,061 38,539 345,619
% change in avg. family income, 1980 to 1990 1.0     21 -40 55
% change in avg. family income, 1990 to 2000 -14     9.7 -25 159
% change in avg. family income, 2000 to 2011-15 7.2  0.3   21 -16 212
Food stamps            
Persons receiving food stamps, 2000 2,509     1,438 12 4,221
Persons receiving food stamps, 2001 2,635     1,363 12 3,851
Persons receiving food stamps, 2002 2,642     1,396 12 3,985
Persons receiving food stamps, 2003 2,791     1,516 15 4,256
Persons receiving food stamps, 2004 3,090     1,608 16 4,379
Persons receiving food stamps, 2005 3,142     1,644 17 4,571
Persons receiving food stamps, 2006 3,292     1,622 15 4,539
Persons receiving food stamps, 2007 3,250     1,596 11 4,490
Persons receiving food stamps, 2008 3,458     1,662 9.0 4,645
Persons receiving food stamps, 2009 4,151     1,922 9.0 4,996
Persons receiving food stamps, 2010 4,454     2,183 10 5,903
Persons receiving food stamps, 2011 5,131     2,453 11 6,587
Persons receiving food stamps, 2012 5,489     2,582 8.0 6,900
Persons receiving food stamps, 2013 5,672     2,650 8.0 7,384
Persons receiving food stamps, 2014 5,467     2,533 8.0 7,080
Persons receiving food stamps, 2015 5,459     2,521 10 6,897
Persons receiving food stamps, 2016 5,112     2,336 0.0 6,758
TANF            
Persons receiving TANF, 2000 1,652     832 6.0 2,870
Persons receiving TANF, 2001 1,765     828 6.0 2,823
Persons receiving TANF, 2002 1,772     840 0.0 2,758
Persons receiving TANF, 2003 1,613     845 6.0 2,842
Persons receiving TANF, 2004 1,754     874 5.0 2,791
Persons receiving TANF, 2005 1,758     858 0.0 2,771
Persons receiving TANF, 2006 1,684     796 0.0 2,633
Persons receiving TANF, 2007 1,603     756 0.0 2,497
Persons receiving TANF, 2008 1,615     755 0.0 2,486
Persons receiving TANF, 2009 1,836     806 0.0 2,616
Persons receiving TANF, 2010 1,796     830 7.0 2,578
Persons receiving TANF, 2011 1,877     853 10 2,741
Persons receiving TANF, 2012 1,941     871 7.0 2,738
Persons receiving TANF, 2013 1,900     865 6.0 2,810
Persons receiving TANF, 2014 1,819     841 5.0 2,768
Persons receiving TANF, 2015 1,828     791 0.0 2,599
Persons receiving TANF, 2016 1,728     746 0.0 2,667
Violent Crimes (per 1,000 pop.)            
Violent crimes, 2000 22     15 0.8 3,826
Violent crimes, 2001 22     15 1.2 1,096
Violent crimes, 2002 21     15 0.8 303
Violent crimes, 2003 22     16 0.5 310
Violent crimes, 2004 21     14 0.6 202
Violent crimes, 2005 17     14 0.5 103
Violent crimes, 2006 15     13 0.8 130
Violent crimes, 2007 18     14 0.6 92
Violent crimes, 2008 17     13 0.4 97
Violent crimes, 2009 17     13 0.6 80
Violent crimes, 2010 20     12 0.5 75
Violent crimes, 2011 19     12 0.4 70
Violent crimes, 2012 22     12 0.5 59
Violent crimes, 2013 24     11 0.4 55
Violent crimes, 2014 28     10 0.3 42
Violent crimes, 2015 23     10 0.5 68
Violent crimes, 2016 19     9.5 0.6 55
Property Crimes (per 1,000 pop.)            
Property crimes, 2000 52     54 19 28,569
Property crimes, 2001 50     56 17 7,984
Property crimes, 2002 60     54 14 3,701
Property crimes, 2003 58     54 17 2,192
Property crimes, 2004 49     47 11 1,403
Property crimes, 2005 39     43 11 1,000
Property crimes, 2006 32     42 10 857
Property crimes, 2007 35     45 11 873
Property crimes, 2008 51     46 12 876
Property crimes, 2009 39     44 13 815
Property crimes, 2010 40     40 14 608
Property crimes, 2011 38     43 12 610
Property crimes, 2012 51     47 10 681
Property crimes, 2013 54     48 13 667
Property crimes, 2014 62     54 12 848
Property crimes, 2015 59     50 11 788
Property crimes, 2016 58     49 12 844

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