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DC 2012 PSA Profile - Well-Being
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Family income (2010 $) 
 
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PSA 201

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Average Low High
Poverty            
Poverty rate (%), 1980 5.6     19 5.6 40
Poverty rate (%), 1990 3.9     17 3.9 63
Poverty rate (%), 2000 4.3     20 4.3 49
Poverty rate (%), 2011-15 5.0  1.8   18 4.8 49
% children in poverty, 1990 0.9     25 0.0 56
% children in poverty, 2000 0.9     32 0.9 62
% children in poverty, 2011-15 1.7  2.9   27 0.6 65
% seniors in poverty, 1990 7.2     17 2.7 65
% seniors in poverty, 2000 11     16 1.1 52
% seniors in poverty, 2011-15 1.9  2.4   14 1.9 45
Employment            
Unemployment rate (%), 1980 2.4     6.8 1.7 16
Unemployment rate (%), 1990 2.6     7.2 1.7 25
Unemployment rate (%), 2000 2.3     11 1.5 31
Unemployment rate (%), 2011-15 3.4  1.9   9.6 2.4 33
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 1980 60     59 39 75
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 1990 65     62 27 80
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 2000 61     57 35 79
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 2011-15 66  3.6   62 34 84
Education            
% persons without HS diploma, 1980 9.5     33 6.0 62
% persons without HS diploma, 1990 5.1     27 4.4 51
% persons without HS diploma, 2000 7.0     22 2.1 49
% persons without HS diploma, 2011-15 3.2  1.7   11 1.3 21
Isolation            
% HHs with a phone, 2000 99     97 91 100
% HHs with a phone, 2011-15 99  4.3   97 94 99
% HHs with a car, 2000 84     63 35 90
% HHs with a car, 2011-15 86  5.9   64 38 90
Family income (2010 $)            
Avg. family income, 1979 139,225     77,355 39,005 200,556
Avg. family income, 1989 184,028     93,288 36,458 274,107
Avg. family income, 1999 222,771     102,342 30,632 308,910
Avg. family income, 2011-15 252,940  26,802   124,061 38,539 345,619
% change in avg. family income, 1980 to 1990 32     21 -40 55
% change in avg. family income, 1990 to 2000 21     9.7 -25 159
% change in avg. family income, 2000 to 2011-15 14  0.1   21 -16 212
Food stamps            
Persons receiving food stamps, 2000 56     1,438 12 4,221
Persons receiving food stamps, 2001 49     1,363 12 3,851
Persons receiving food stamps, 2002 46     1,396 12 3,985
Persons receiving food stamps, 2003 50     1,516 15 4,256
Persons receiving food stamps, 2004 62     1,608 16 4,379
Persons receiving food stamps, 2005 60     1,644 17 4,571
Persons receiving food stamps, 2006 69     1,622 15 4,539
Persons receiving food stamps, 2007 61     1,596 11 4,490
Persons receiving food stamps, 2008 61     1,662 9.0 4,645
Persons receiving food stamps, 2009 73     1,922 9.0 4,996
Persons receiving food stamps, 2010 106     2,183 10 5,903
Persons receiving food stamps, 2011 120     2,453 11 6,587
Persons receiving food stamps, 2012 145     2,582 8.0 6,900
Persons receiving food stamps, 2013 168     2,650 8.0 7,384
Persons receiving food stamps, 2014 151     2,533 8.0 7,080
Persons receiving food stamps, 2015 181     2,521 10 6,897
Persons receiving food stamps, 2016 164     2,336 0.0 6,758
TANF            
Persons receiving TANF, 2000 s     832 6.0 2,870
Persons receiving TANF, 2001 s     828 6.0 2,823
Persons receiving TANF, 2002 6.0     840 0.0 2,758
Persons receiving TANF, 2003 s     845 6.0 2,842
Persons receiving TANF, 2004 5.0     874 5.0 2,791
Persons receiving TANF, 2005 6.0     858 0.0 2,771
Persons receiving TANF, 2006 9.0     796 0.0 2,633
Persons receiving TANF, 2007 8.0     756 0.0 2,497
Persons receiving TANF, 2008 7.0     755 0.0 2,486
Persons receiving TANF, 2009 7.0     806 0.0 2,616
Persons receiving TANF, 2010 12     830 7.0 2,578
Persons receiving TANF, 2011 13     853 10 2,741
Persons receiving TANF, 2012 11     871 7.0 2,738
Persons receiving TANF, 2013 11     865 6.0 2,810
Persons receiving TANF, 2014 13     841 5.0 2,768
Persons receiving TANF, 2015 12     791 0.0 2,599
Persons receiving TANF, 2016 6.0     746 0.0 2,667
Violent Crimes (per 1,000 pop.)            
Violent crimes, 2000 1.3     15 0.8 3,826
Violent crimes, 2001 2.5     15 1.2 1,096
Violent crimes, 2002 1.8     15 0.8 303
Violent crimes, 2003 1.6     16 0.5 310
Violent crimes, 2004 1.7     14 0.6 202
Violent crimes, 2005 0.8     14 0.5 103
Violent crimes, 2006 1.0     13 0.8 130
Violent crimes, 2007 1.0     14 0.6 92
Violent crimes, 2008 1.0     13 0.4 97
Violent crimes, 2009 0.9     13 0.6 80
Violent crimes, 2010 0.6     12 0.5 75
Violent crimes, 2011 1.2     12 0.4 70
Violent crimes, 2012 0.8     12 0.5 59
Violent crimes, 2013 0.6     11 0.4 55
Violent crimes, 2014 1.3     10 0.3 42
Violent crimes, 2015 0.8     10 0.5 68
Violent crimes, 2016 1.0     9.5 0.6 55
Property Crimes (per 1,000 pop.)            
Property crimes, 2000 19     54 19 28,569
Property crimes, 2001 18     56 17 7,984
Property crimes, 2002 17     54 14 3,701
Property crimes, 2003 21     54 17 2,192
Property crimes, 2004 15     47 11 1,403
Property crimes, 2005 16     43 11 1,000
Property crimes, 2006 12     42 10 857
Property crimes, 2007 14     45 11 873
Property crimes, 2008 14     46 12 876
Property crimes, 2009 20     44 13 815
Property crimes, 2010 17     40 14 608
Property crimes, 2011 16     43 12 610
Property crimes, 2012 18     47 10 681
Property crimes, 2013 24     48 13 667
Property crimes, 2014 21     54 12 848
Property crimes, 2015 16     50 11 788
Property crimes, 2016 18     49 12 844

Notes:
i = Insufficient data; s = Suppressed proprietary or confidential data.
 
Prepared by NeighborhoodInfo DC (revised August 16, 2017).
 
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