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DC 2012 PSA Profile - Well-Being
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PSA 106

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Poverty            
Poverty rate (%), 1980 35     19 5.6 40
Poverty rate (%), 1990 32     17 3.9 63
Poverty rate (%), 2000 38     20 4.3 49
Poverty rate (%), 2011-15 15  4.5   18 4.8 49
% children in poverty, 1990 51     25 0.0 56
% children in poverty, 2000 62     32 0.9 62
% children in poverty, 2011-15 22  12   27 0.6 65
% seniors in poverty, 1990 47     17 2.7 65
% seniors in poverty, 2000 48     16 1.1 52
% seniors in poverty, 2011-15 23  8.5   14 1.9 45
Employment            
Unemployment rate (%), 1980 11     6.8 1.7 16
Unemployment rate (%), 1990 8.7     7.2 1.7 25
Unemployment rate (%), 2000 12     11 1.5 31
Unemployment rate (%), 2011-15 7.1  2.7   9.6 2.4 33
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 1980 55     59 39 75
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 1990 64     62 27 80
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 2000 54     57 35 79
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 2011-15 74  3.3   62 34 84
Education            
% persons without HS diploma, 1980 46     33 6.0 62
% persons without HS diploma, 1990 33     27 4.4 51
% persons without HS diploma, 2000 28     22 2.1 49
% persons without HS diploma, 2011-15 5.4  1.8   11 1.3 21
Isolation            
% HHs with a phone, 2000 95     97 91 100
% HHs with a phone, 2011-15 98  4.1   97 94 99
% HHs with a car, 2000 47     63 35 90
% HHs with a car, 2011-15 66  5.4   64 38 90
Family income (2010 $)            
Avg. family income, 1979 49,995     77,355 39,005 200,556
Avg. family income, 1989 67,765     93,288 36,458 274,107
Avg. family income, 1999 70,316     102,342 30,632 308,910
Avg. family income, 2011-15 147,068  27,907   124,061 38,539 345,619
% change in avg. family income, 1980 to 1990 36     21 -40 55
% change in avg. family income, 1990 to 2000 3.8     9.7 -25 159
% change in avg. family income, 2000 to 2011-15 109  0.4   21 -16 212
Food stamps            
Persons receiving food stamps, 2000 2,007     1,438 12 4,221
Persons receiving food stamps, 2001 1,896     1,363 12 3,851
Persons receiving food stamps, 2002 1,793     1,396 12 3,985
Persons receiving food stamps, 2003 1,826     1,516 15 4,256
Persons receiving food stamps, 2004 1,566     1,608 16 4,379
Persons receiving food stamps, 2005 1,214     1,644 17 4,571
Persons receiving food stamps, 2006 1,129     1,622 15 4,539
Persons receiving food stamps, 2007 1,048     1,596 11 4,490
Persons receiving food stamps, 2008 1,088     1,662 9.0 4,645
Persons receiving food stamps, 2009 1,119     1,922 9.0 4,996
Persons receiving food stamps, 2010 1,233     2,183 10 5,903
Persons receiving food stamps, 2011 1,447     2,453 11 6,587
Persons receiving food stamps, 2012 1,519     2,582 8.0 6,900
Persons receiving food stamps, 2013 1,626     2,650 8.0 7,384
Persons receiving food stamps, 2014 1,557     2,533 8.0 7,080
Persons receiving food stamps, 2015 1,494     2,521 10 6,897
Persons receiving food stamps, 2016 1,357     2,336 0.0 6,758
TANF            
Persons receiving TANF, 2000 1,138     832 6.0 2,870
Persons receiving TANF, 2001 1,139     828 6.0 2,823
Persons receiving TANF, 2002 1,002     840 0.0 2,758
Persons receiving TANF, 2003 1,000     845 6.0 2,842
Persons receiving TANF, 2004 887     874 5.0 2,791
Persons receiving TANF, 2005 723     858 0.0 2,771
Persons receiving TANF, 2006 611     796 0.0 2,633
Persons receiving TANF, 2007 551     756 0.0 2,497
Persons receiving TANF, 2008 531     755 0.0 2,486
Persons receiving TANF, 2009 509     806 0.0 2,616
Persons receiving TANF, 2010 498     830 7.0 2,578
Persons receiving TANF, 2011 517     853 10 2,741
Persons receiving TANF, 2012 531     871 7.0 2,738
Persons receiving TANF, 2013 532     865 6.0 2,810
Persons receiving TANF, 2014 530     841 5.0 2,768
Persons receiving TANF, 2015 467     791 0.0 2,599
Persons receiving TANF, 2016 436     746 0.0 2,667
Violent Crimes (per 1,000 pop.)            
Violent crimes, 2000 29     15 0.8 3,826
Violent crimes, 2001 26     15 1.2 1,096
Violent crimes, 2002 27     15 0.8 303
Violent crimes, 2003 25     16 0.5 310
Violent crimes, 2004 17     14 0.6 202
Violent crimes, 2005 16     14 0.5 103
Violent crimes, 2006 11     13 0.8 130
Violent crimes, 2007 12     14 0.6 92
Violent crimes, 2008 10     13 0.4 97
Violent crimes, 2009 10     13 0.6 80
Violent crimes, 2010 10     12 0.5 75
Violent crimes, 2011 7.3     12 0.4 70
Violent crimes, 2012 8.6     12 0.5 59
Violent crimes, 2013 7.3     11 0.4 55
Violent crimes, 2014 6.3     10 0.3 42
Violent crimes, 2015 9.0     10 0.5 68
Violent crimes, 2016 9.3     9.5 0.6 55
Property Crimes (per 1,000 pop.)            
Property crimes, 2000 109     54 19 28,569
Property crimes, 2001 119     56 17 7,984
Property crimes, 2002 96     54 14 3,701
Property crimes, 2003 68     54 17 2,192
Property crimes, 2004 59     47 11 1,403
Property crimes, 2005 48     43 11 1,000
Property crimes, 2006 51     42 10 857
Property crimes, 2007 48     45 11 873
Property crimes, 2008 40     46 12 876
Property crimes, 2009 47     44 13 815
Property crimes, 2010 40     40 14 608
Property crimes, 2011 46     43 12 610
Property crimes, 2012 51     47 10 681
Property crimes, 2013 56     48 13 667
Property crimes, 2014 57     54 12 848
Property crimes, 2015 61     50 11 788
Property crimes, 2016 60     49 12 844

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