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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 107

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Average Low High
Poverty            
Poverty rate (%), 1980 13     19 5.6 40
Poverty rate (%), 1990 7.9     17 3.9 63
Poverty rate (%), 2000 7.2     20 4.3 49
Poverty rate (%), 2011-15 4.9  1.5   18 4.8 49
% children in poverty, 1990 9.9     25 0.0 56
% children in poverty, 2000 13     32 0.9 62
% children in poverty, 2011-15 1.0  5.1   27 0.6 65
% seniors in poverty, 1990 11     17 2.7 65
% seniors in poverty, 2000 11     16 1.1 52
% seniors in poverty, 2011-15 5.2  3.8   14 1.9 45
Employment            
Unemployment rate (%), 1980 4.6     6.8 1.7 16
Unemployment rate (%), 1990 3.1     7.2 1.7 25
Unemployment rate (%), 2000 3.3     11 1.5 31
Unemployment rate (%), 2011-15 3.2  1.5   9.6 2.4 33
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 1980 72     59 39 75
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 1990 80     62 27 80
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 2000 78     57 35 79
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 2011-15 79  3.2   62 34 84
Education            
% persons without HS diploma, 1980 24     33 6.0 62
% persons without HS diploma, 1990 11     27 4.4 51
% persons without HS diploma, 2000 6.7     22 2.1 49
% persons without HS diploma, 2011-15 2.5  1.1   11 1.3 21
Isolation            
% HHs with a phone, 2000 99     97 91 100
% HHs with a phone, 2011-15 98  3.1   97 94 99
% HHs with a car, 2000 77     63 35 90
% HHs with a car, 2011-15 77  4.2   64 38 90
Family income (2010 $)            
Avg. family income, 1979 91,060     77,355 39,005 200,556
Avg. family income, 1989 130,601     93,288 36,458 274,107
Avg. family income, 1999 156,319     102,342 30,632 308,910
Avg. family income, 2011-15 212,514  24,571   124,061 38,539 345,619
% change in avg. family income, 1980 to 1990 43     21 -40 55
% change in avg. family income, 1990 to 2000 20     9.7 -25 159
% change in avg. family income, 2000 to 2011-15 36  0.2   21 -16 212
Food stamps            
Persons receiving food stamps, 2000 688     1,438 12 4,221
Persons receiving food stamps, 2001 568     1,363 12 3,851
Persons receiving food stamps, 2002 624     1,396 12 3,985
Persons receiving food stamps, 2003 767     1,516 15 4,256
Persons receiving food stamps, 2004 909     1,608 16 4,379
Persons receiving food stamps, 2005 936     1,644 17 4,571
Persons receiving food stamps, 2006 907     1,622 15 4,539
Persons receiving food stamps, 2007 895     1,596 11 4,490
Persons receiving food stamps, 2008 971     1,662 9.0 4,645
Persons receiving food stamps, 2009 1,080     1,922 9.0 4,996
Persons receiving food stamps, 2010 1,217     2,183 10 5,903
Persons receiving food stamps, 2011 1,279     2,453 11 6,587
Persons receiving food stamps, 2012 1,309     2,582 8.0 6,900
Persons receiving food stamps, 2013 1,289     2,650 8.0 7,384
Persons receiving food stamps, 2014 1,179     2,533 8.0 7,080
Persons receiving food stamps, 2015 1,120     2,521 10 6,897
Persons receiving food stamps, 2016 1,064     2,336 0.0 6,758
TANF            
Persons receiving TANF, 2000 229     832 6.0 2,870
Persons receiving TANF, 2001 218     828 6.0 2,823
Persons receiving TANF, 2002 220     840 0.0 2,758
Persons receiving TANF, 2003 219     845 6.0 2,842
Persons receiving TANF, 2004 238     874 5.0 2,791
Persons receiving TANF, 2005 233     858 0.0 2,771
Persons receiving TANF, 2006 202     796 0.0 2,633
Persons receiving TANF, 2007 167     756 0.0 2,497
Persons receiving TANF, 2008 148     755 0.0 2,486
Persons receiving TANF, 2009 143     806 0.0 2,616
Persons receiving TANF, 2010 145     830 7.0 2,578
Persons receiving TANF, 2011 129     853 10 2,741
Persons receiving TANF, 2012 151     871 7.0 2,738
Persons receiving TANF, 2013 150     865 6.0 2,810
Persons receiving TANF, 2014 155     841 5.0 2,768
Persons receiving TANF, 2015 139     791 0.0 2,599
Persons receiving TANF, 2016 138     746 0.0 2,667
Violent Crimes (per 1,000 pop.)            
Violent crimes, 2000 12     15 0.8 3,826
Violent crimes, 2001 13     15 1.2 1,096
Violent crimes, 2002 15     15 0.8 303
Violent crimes, 2003 13     16 0.5 310
Violent crimes, 2004 9.4     14 0.6 202
Violent crimes, 2005 8.6     14 0.5 103
Violent crimes, 2006 8.7     13 0.8 130
Violent crimes, 2007 8.6     14 0.6 92
Violent crimes, 2008 9.1     13 0.4 97
Violent crimes, 2009 8.8     13 0.6 80
Violent crimes, 2010 4.5     12 0.5 75
Violent crimes, 2011 5.8     12 0.4 70
Violent crimes, 2012 6.1     12 0.5 59
Violent crimes, 2013 5.7     11 0.4 55
Violent crimes, 2014 4.8     10 0.3 42
Violent crimes, 2015 6.3     10 0.5 68
Violent crimes, 2016 5.9     9.5 0.6 55
Property Crimes (per 1,000 pop.)            
Property crimes, 2000 64     54 19 28,569
Property crimes, 2001 89     56 17 7,984
Property crimes, 2002 71     54 14 3,701
Property crimes, 2003 67     54 17 2,192
Property crimes, 2004 64     47 11 1,403
Property crimes, 2005 64     43 11 1,000
Property crimes, 2006 44     42 10 857
Property crimes, 2007 51     45 11 873
Property crimes, 2008 56     46 12 876
Property crimes, 2009 52     44 13 815
Property crimes, 2010 43     40 14 608
Property crimes, 2011 48     43 12 610
Property crimes, 2012 64     47 10 681
Property crimes, 2013 69     48 13 667
Property crimes, 2014 70     54 12 848
Property crimes, 2015 67     50 11 788
Property crimes, 2016 62     49 12 844

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