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DC 2012 PSA Profile - Well-Being
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Family income (2010 $) 
 
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PSA 105

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Poverty            
Poverty rate (%), 1980 21     19 5.6 40
Poverty rate (%), 1990 20     17 3.9 63
Poverty rate (%), 2000 22     20 4.3 49
Poverty rate (%), 2011-15 14  2.6   18 4.8 49
% children in poverty, 1990 47     25 0.0 56
% children in poverty, 2000 42     32 0.9 62
% children in poverty, 2011-15 33  12   27 0.6 65
% seniors in poverty, 1990 11     17 2.7 65
% seniors in poverty, 2000 20     16 1.1 52
% seniors in poverty, 2011-15 7.0  4.2   14 1.9 45
Employment            
Unemployment rate (%), 1980 5.6     6.8 1.7 16
Unemployment rate (%), 1990 8.6     7.2 1.7 25
Unemployment rate (%), 2000 9.3     11 1.5 31
Unemployment rate (%), 2011-15 7.5  2.4   9.6 2.4 33
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 1980 69     59 39 75
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 1990 68     62 27 80
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 2000 58     57 35 79
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 2011-15 67  4.6   62 34 84
Education            
% persons without HS diploma, 1980 17     33 6.0 62
% persons without HS diploma, 1990 15     27 4.4 51
% persons without HS diploma, 2000 19     22 2.1 49
% persons without HS diploma, 2011-15 7.4  1.8   11 1.3 21
Isolation            
% HHs with a phone, 2000 98     97 91 100
% HHs with a phone, 2011-15 97  4.9   97 94 99
% HHs with a car, 2000 60     63 35 90
% HHs with a car, 2011-15 60  5.8   64 38 90
Family income (2010 $)            
Avg. family income, 1979 85,284     77,355 39,005 200,556
Avg. family income, 1989 86,967     93,288 36,458 274,107
Avg. family income, 1999 66,086     102,342 30,632 308,910
Avg. family income, 2011-15 104,095  22,297   124,061 38,539 345,619
% change in avg. family income, 1980 to 1990 2.0     21 -40 55
% change in avg. family income, 1990 to 2000 -24     9.7 -25 159
% change in avg. family income, 2000 to 2011-15 58  0.3   21 -16 212
Food stamps            
Persons receiving food stamps, 2000 1,684     1,438 12 4,221
Persons receiving food stamps, 2001 1,637     1,363 12 3,851
Persons receiving food stamps, 2002 1,684     1,396 12 3,985
Persons receiving food stamps, 2003 1,846     1,516 15 4,256
Persons receiving food stamps, 2004 2,048     1,608 16 4,379
Persons receiving food stamps, 2005 2,017     1,644 17 4,571
Persons receiving food stamps, 2006 1,955     1,622 15 4,539
Persons receiving food stamps, 2007 1,844     1,596 11 4,490
Persons receiving food stamps, 2008 1,991     1,662 9.0 4,645
Persons receiving food stamps, 2009 2,143     1,922 9.0 4,996
Persons receiving food stamps, 2010 2,419     2,183 10 5,903
Persons receiving food stamps, 2011 2,577     2,453 11 6,587
Persons receiving food stamps, 2012 2,665     2,582 8.0 6,900
Persons receiving food stamps, 2013 2,637     2,650 8.0 7,384
Persons receiving food stamps, 2014 2,558     2,533 8.0 7,080
Persons receiving food stamps, 2015 2,505     2,521 10 6,897
Persons receiving food stamps, 2016 2,250     2,336 0.0 6,758
TANF            
Persons receiving TANF, 2000 963     832 6.0 2,870
Persons receiving TANF, 2001 936     828 6.0 2,823
Persons receiving TANF, 2002 893     840 0.0 2,758
Persons receiving TANF, 2003 952     845 6.0 2,842
Persons receiving TANF, 2004 1,049     874 5.0 2,791
Persons receiving TANF, 2005 1,018     858 0.0 2,771
Persons receiving TANF, 2006 963     796 0.0 2,633
Persons receiving TANF, 2007 887     756 0.0 2,497
Persons receiving TANF, 2008 907     755 0.0 2,486
Persons receiving TANF, 2009 949     806 0.0 2,616
Persons receiving TANF, 2010 1,001     830 7.0 2,578
Persons receiving TANF, 2011 981     853 10 2,741
Persons receiving TANF, 2012 965     871 7.0 2,738
Persons receiving TANF, 2013 957     865 6.0 2,810
Persons receiving TANF, 2014 907     841 5.0 2,768
Persons receiving TANF, 2015 807     791 0.0 2,599
Persons receiving TANF, 2016 734     746 0.0 2,667
Violent Crimes (per 1,000 pop.)            
Violent crimes, 2000 17     15 0.8 3,826
Violent crimes, 2001 15     15 1.2 1,096
Violent crimes, 2002 14     15 0.8 303
Violent crimes, 2003 15     16 0.5 310
Violent crimes, 2004 13     14 0.6 202
Violent crimes, 2005 13     14 0.5 103
Violent crimes, 2006 16     13 0.8 130
Violent crimes, 2007 17     14 0.6 92
Violent crimes, 2008 13     13 0.4 97
Violent crimes, 2009 10     13 0.6 80
Violent crimes, 2010 9.5     12 0.5 75
Violent crimes, 2011 11     12 0.4 70
Violent crimes, 2012 8.3     12 0.5 59
Violent crimes, 2013 8.5     11 0.4 55
Violent crimes, 2014 6.8     10 0.3 42
Violent crimes, 2015 8.1     10 0.5 68
Violent crimes, 2016 8.4     9.5 0.6 55
Property Crimes (per 1,000 pop.)            
Property crimes, 2000 67     54 19 28,569
Property crimes, 2001 69     56 17 7,984
Property crimes, 2002 56     54 14 3,701
Property crimes, 2003 48     54 17 2,192
Property crimes, 2004 43     47 11 1,403
Property crimes, 2005 46     43 11 1,000
Property crimes, 2006 51     42 10 857
Property crimes, 2007 44     45 11 873
Property crimes, 2008 38     46 12 876
Property crimes, 2009 35     44 13 815
Property crimes, 2010 34     40 14 608
Property crimes, 2011 36     43 12 610
Property crimes, 2012 43     47 10 681
Property crimes, 2013 44     48 13 667
Property crimes, 2014 42     54 12 848
Property crimes, 2015 43     50 11 788
Property crimes, 2016 47     49 12 844

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