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DC 2012 PSA Profile - Well-Being
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EducationViolent Crimes (per 1,000 pop.)
IsolationProperty Crimes (per 1,000 pop.)
Family income (2010 $) 
 
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PSA 702

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Average Low High
Poverty            
Poverty rate (%), 1980 26     19 5.6 40
Poverty rate (%), 1990 34     17 3.9 63
Poverty rate (%), 2000 45     20 4.3 49
Poverty rate (%), 2011-15 49  7.8   18 4.8 49
% children in poverty, 1990 47     25 0.0 56
% children in poverty, 2000 59     32 0.9 62
% children in poverty, 2011-15 65  7.0   27 0.6 65
% seniors in poverty, 1990 25     17 2.7 65
% seniors in poverty, 2000 37     16 1.1 52
% seniors in poverty, 2011-15 29  15   14 1.9 45
Employment            
Unemployment rate (%), 1980 7.5     6.8 1.7 16
Unemployment rate (%), 1990 14     7.2 1.7 25
Unemployment rate (%), 2000 21     11 1.5 31
Unemployment rate (%), 2011-15 24  6.7   9.6 2.4 33
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 1980 58     59 39 75
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 1990 46     62 27 80
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 2000 42     57 35 79
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 2011-15 34  4.7   62 34 84
Education            
% persons without HS diploma, 1980 46     33 6.0 62
% persons without HS diploma, 1990 42     27 4.4 51
% persons without HS diploma, 2000 35     22 2.1 49
% persons without HS diploma, 2011-15 19  4.0   11 1.3 21
Isolation            
% HHs with a phone, 2000 95     97 91 100
% HHs with a phone, 2011-15 96  5.8   97 94 99
% HHs with a car, 2000 46     63 35 90
% HHs with a car, 2011-15 47  7.9   64 38 90
Family income (2010 $)            
Avg. family income, 1979 44,382     77,355 39,005 200,556
Avg. family income, 1989 42,416     93,288 36,458 274,107
Avg. family income, 1999 38,702     102,342 30,632 308,910
Avg. family income, 2011-15 41,308  13,069   124,061 38,539 345,619
% change in avg. family income, 1980 to 1990 -4.4     21 -40 55
% change in avg. family income, 1990 to 2000 -8.8     9.7 -25 159
% change in avg. family income, 2000 to 2011-15 6.7  0.3   21 -16 212
Food stamps            
Persons receiving food stamps, 2000 2,403     1,438 12 4,221
Persons receiving food stamps, 2001 2,288     1,363 12 3,851
Persons receiving food stamps, 2002 2,313     1,396 12 3,985
Persons receiving food stamps, 2003 2,571     1,516 15 4,256
Persons receiving food stamps, 2004 2,776     1,608 16 4,379
Persons receiving food stamps, 2005 2,730     1,644 17 4,571
Persons receiving food stamps, 2006 2,625     1,622 15 4,539
Persons receiving food stamps, 2007 2,574     1,596 11 4,490
Persons receiving food stamps, 2008 2,787     1,662 9.0 4,645
Persons receiving food stamps, 2009 3,176     1,922 9.0 4,996
Persons receiving food stamps, 2010 3,584     2,183 10 5,903
Persons receiving food stamps, 2011 4,097     2,453 11 6,587
Persons receiving food stamps, 2012 4,495     2,582 8.0 6,900
Persons receiving food stamps, 2013 4,677     2,650 8.0 7,384
Persons receiving food stamps, 2014 4,483     2,533 8.0 7,080
Persons receiving food stamps, 2015 4,425     2,521 10 6,897
Persons receiving food stamps, 2016 4,155     2,336 0.0 6,758
TANF            
Persons receiving TANF, 2000 1,532     832 6.0 2,870
Persons receiving TANF, 2001 1,664     828 6.0 2,823
Persons receiving TANF, 2002 1,693     840 0.0 2,758
Persons receiving TANF, 2003 1,645     845 6.0 2,842
Persons receiving TANF, 2004 1,703     874 5.0 2,791
Persons receiving TANF, 2005 1,640     858 0.0 2,771
Persons receiving TANF, 2006 1,470     796 0.0 2,633
Persons receiving TANF, 2007 1,431     756 0.0 2,497
Persons receiving TANF, 2008 1,582     755 0.0 2,486
Persons receiving TANF, 2009 1,737     806 0.0 2,616
Persons receiving TANF, 2010 1,810     830 7.0 2,578
Persons receiving TANF, 2011 1,870     853 10 2,741
Persons receiving TANF, 2012 1,979     871 7.0 2,738
Persons receiving TANF, 2013 1,999     865 6.0 2,810
Persons receiving TANF, 2014 1,991     841 5.0 2,768
Persons receiving TANF, 2015 1,830     791 0.0 2,599
Persons receiving TANF, 2016 1,764     746 0.0 2,667
Violent Crimes (per 1,000 pop.)            
Violent crimes, 2000 25     15 0.8 3,826
Violent crimes, 2001 28     15 1.2 1,096
Violent crimes, 2002 29     15 0.8 303
Violent crimes, 2003 24     16 0.5 310
Violent crimes, 2004 25     14 0.6 202
Violent crimes, 2005 24     14 0.5 103
Violent crimes, 2006 23     13 0.8 130
Violent crimes, 2007 18     14 0.6 92
Violent crimes, 2008 16     13 0.4 97
Violent crimes, 2009 16     13 0.6 80
Violent crimes, 2010 13     12 0.5 75
Violent crimes, 2011 16     12 0.4 70
Violent crimes, 2012 21     12 0.5 59
Violent crimes, 2013 20     11 0.4 55
Violent crimes, 2014 17     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 27     54 19 28,569
Property crimes, 2001 26     56 17 7,984
Property crimes, 2002 32     54 14 3,701
Property crimes, 2003 39     54 17 2,192
Property crimes, 2004 35     47 11 1,403
Property crimes, 2005 30     43 11 1,000
Property crimes, 2006 23     42 10 857
Property crimes, 2007 26     45 11 873
Property crimes, 2008 24     46 12 876
Property crimes, 2009 25     44 13 815
Property crimes, 2010 29     40 14 608
Property crimes, 2011 30     43 12 610
Property crimes, 2012 39     47 10 681
Property crimes, 2013 37     48 13 667
Property crimes, 2014 35     54 12 848
Property crimes, 2015 34     50 11 788
Property crimes, 2016 32     49 12 844

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