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DC 2002 Ward 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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Ward 1

  This Ward   All Wards in D.C.
Average Low High
Poverty            
Poverty rate (%), 1980 22     19 7.7 27
Poverty rate (%), 1990 21     17 6.5 27
Poverty rate (%), 2000 22     20 7.5 36
Poverty rate (%), 2011-15 13  1.5   18 9.6 38
% children in poverty, 1990 30     25 2.4 38
% children in poverty, 2000 35     32 2.9 47
% children in poverty, 2011-15 24  4.4   27 2.6 50
% seniors in poverty, 1990 28     17 4.3 28
% seniors in poverty, 2000 25     16 4.4 25
% seniors in poverty, 2011-15 21  3.9   14 3.6 24
Employment            
Unemployment rate (%), 1980 7.7     6.8 3.0 10
Unemployment rate (%), 1990 7.0     7.2 2.4 13
Unemployment rate (%), 2000 7.4     11 6.6 22
Unemployment rate (%), 2011-15 6.4  0.9   9.6 3.7 23
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 1980 58     59 54 65
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 1990 64     62 53 69
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 2000 63     57 45 66
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 2011-15 73  1.6   62 45 73
Education            
% persons without HS diploma, 1980 37     33 9.7 42
% persons without HS diploma, 1990 34     27 5.8 39
% persons without HS diploma, 2000 31     22 4.0 34
% persons without HS diploma, 2011-15 12  1.1   11 2.1 17
Isolation            
% HHs with a phone, 2000 96     97 95 99
% HHs with a phone, 2011-15 97  1.8   97 96 98
% HHs with a car, 2000 52     63 52 80
% HHs with a car, 2011-15 54  2.2   64 51 78
Family income (2010 $)            
Avg. family income, 1979 58,648     77,355 46,902 154,296
Avg. family income, 1989 64,223     93,288 48,448 217,404
Avg. family income, 1999 77,405     102,342 46,108 245,685
Avg. family income, 2011-15 116,975  9,484   124,061 45,030 257,878
% change in avg. family income, 1980 to 1990 9.5     21 3.3 41
% change in avg. family income, 1990 to 2000 21     9.7 -4.8 21
% change in avg. family income, 2000 to 2011-15 51  0.1   21 -4.2 67
Food stamps            
Persons receiving food stamps, 2000 8,120     10,064 219 24,389
Persons receiving food stamps, 2001 7,721     9,540 190 22,637
Persons receiving food stamps, 2002 7,505     9,770 202 23,226
Persons receiving food stamps, 2003 7,618     10,612 195 25,037
Persons receiving food stamps, 2004 7,626     11,253 231 26,167
Persons receiving food stamps, 2005 7,741     11,507 239 26,235
Persons receiving food stamps, 2006 7,356     11,351 262 25,976
Persons receiving food stamps, 2007 7,110     11,174 238 26,092
Persons receiving food stamps, 2008 6,991     11,636 237 27,515
Persons receiving food stamps, 2009 8,168     13,452 331 31,570
Persons receiving food stamps, 2010 9,807     15,280 412 35,423
Persons receiving food stamps, 2011 11,135     17,171 497 39,290
Persons receiving food stamps, 2012 11,440     18,073 580 41,821
Persons receiving food stamps, 2013 11,657     18,553 626 43,396
Persons receiving food stamps, 2014 10,764     17,732 627 42,729
Persons receiving food stamps, 2015 10,691     17,650 694 42,832
Persons receiving food stamps, 2016 10,036     16,350 378 40,499
TANF            
Persons receiving TANF, 2000 4,245     5,822 42 16,230
Persons receiving TANF, 2001 4,187     5,793 42 15,982
Persons receiving TANF, 2002 4,092     5,883 50 16,127
Persons receiving TANF, 2003 3,888     5,918 38 16,550
Persons receiving TANF, 2004 3,858     6,118 41 16,849
Persons receiving TANF, 2005 3,676     6,008 36 16,300
Persons receiving TANF, 2006 3,117     5,574 36 14,977
Persons receiving TANF, 2007 2,946     5,294 35 14,625
Persons receiving TANF, 2008 2,847     5,287 34 14,981
Persons receiving TANF, 2009 3,002     5,642 43 16,053
Persons receiving TANF, 2010 3,174     5,807 47 16,386
Persons receiving TANF, 2011 3,092     5,970 63 16,714
Persons receiving TANF, 2012 2,965     6,094 66 17,245
Persons receiving TANF, 2013 2,852     6,058 66 17,474
Persons receiving TANF, 2014 2,565     5,888 53 17,508
Persons receiving TANF, 2015 2,330     5,540 41 16,425
Persons receiving TANF, 2016 2,191     5,223 28 15,945
Violent Crimes (per 1,000 pop.)            
Violent crimes, 2000 16     15 2.5 23
Violent crimes, 2001 16     15 3.1 23
Violent crimes, 2002 18     15 2.7 23
Violent crimes, 2003 20     16 1.8 23
Violent crimes, 2004 16     14 1.8 20
Violent crimes, 2005 17     14 1.8 20
Violent crimes, 2006 17     13 1.8 19
Violent crimes, 2007 17     14 1.7 22
Violent crimes, 2008 16     13 1.5 21
Violent crimes, 2009 14     13 1.7 20
Violent crimes, 2010 13     12 1.6 20
Violent crimes, 2011 14     12 1.4 20
Violent crimes, 2012 12     12 1.3 21
Violent crimes, 2013 12     11 1.0 20
Violent crimes, 2014 8.7     10 1.2 21
Violent crimes, 2015 9.6     10 1.1 17
Violent crimes, 2016 8.1     9.5 1.2 17
Property Crimes (per 1,000 pop.)            
Property crimes, 2000 55     55 31 118
Property crimes, 2001 57     56 28 105
Property crimes, 2002 59     55 26 96
Property crimes, 2003 59     54 28 85
Property crimes, 2004 49     48 25 74
Property crimes, 2005 45     43 21 70
Property crimes, 2006 52     42 19 68
Property crimes, 2007 50     45 21 70
Property crimes, 2008 50     46 23 74
Property crimes, 2009 49     44 24 71
Property crimes, 2010 44     40 22 60
Property crimes, 2011 49     43 21 67
Property crimes, 2012 55     47 21 76
Property crimes, 2013 60     48 24 71
Property crimes, 2014 63     54 22 83
Property crimes, 2015 59     50 23 80
Property crimes, 2016 60     49 20 85

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