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DC 2002 Ward Profile - Well-Being
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IsolationProperty Crimes (per 1,000 pop.)
Family income (2010 $) 
 
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Ward 6

  This Ward   All Wards in D.C.
Average Low High
Poverty            
Poverty rate (%), 1980 22     19 7.7 27
Poverty rate (%), 1990 19     17 6.5 27
Poverty rate (%), 2000 21     20 7.5 36
Poverty rate (%), 2011-15 12  1.1   18 9.6 38
% children in poverty, 1990 29     25 2.4 38
% children in poverty, 2000 36     32 2.9 47
% children in poverty, 2011-15 15  3.9   27 2.6 50
% seniors in poverty, 1990 26     17 4.3 28
% seniors in poverty, 2000 25     16 4.4 25
% seniors in poverty, 2011-15 12  2.5   14 3.6 24
Employment            
Unemployment rate (%), 1980 7.6     6.8 3.0 10
Unemployment rate (%), 1990 8.2     7.2 2.4 13
Unemployment rate (%), 2000 9.6     11 6.6 22
Unemployment rate (%), 2011-15 6.3  0.9   9.6 3.7 23
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 1980 59     59 54 65
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 1990 62     62 53 69
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 2000 58     57 45 66
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 2011-15 70  1.4   62 45 73
Education            
% persons without HS diploma, 1980 38     33 9.7 42
% persons without HS diploma, 1990 27     27 5.8 39
% persons without HS diploma, 2000 21     22 4.0 34
% persons without HS diploma, 2011-15 7.6  0.7   11 2.1 17
Isolation            
% HHs with a phone, 2000 97     97 95 99
% HHs with a phone, 2011-15 98  1.5   97 96 98
% HHs with a car, 2000 63     63 52 80
% HHs with a car, 2011-15 67  2.0   64 51 78
Family income (2010 $)            
Avg. family income, 1979 69,492     77,355 46,902 154,296
Avg. family income, 1989 86,344     93,288 48,448 217,404
Avg. family income, 1999 88,288     102,342 46,108 245,685
Avg. family income, 2011-15 147,753  9,262   124,061 45,030 257,878
% change in avg. family income, 1980 to 1990 24     21 3.3 41
% change in avg. family income, 1990 to 2000 2.3     9.7 -4.8 21
% change in avg. family income, 2000 to 2011-15 67  0.1   21 -4.2 67
Food stamps            
Persons receiving food stamps, 2000 11,922     10,064 219 24,389
Persons receiving food stamps, 2001 11,112     9,540 190 22,637
Persons receiving food stamps, 2002 11,577     9,770 202 23,226
Persons receiving food stamps, 2003 13,145     10,612 195 25,037
Persons receiving food stamps, 2004 13,984     11,253 231 26,167
Persons receiving food stamps, 2005 13,647     11,507 239 26,235
Persons receiving food stamps, 2006 12,807     11,351 262 25,976
Persons receiving food stamps, 2007 12,109     11,174 238 26,092
Persons receiving food stamps, 2008 12,328     11,636 237 27,515
Persons receiving food stamps, 2009 13,396     13,452 331 31,570
Persons receiving food stamps, 2010 14,798     15,280 412 35,423
Persons receiving food stamps, 2011 15,878     17,171 497 39,290
Persons receiving food stamps, 2012 16,037     18,073 580 41,821
Persons receiving food stamps, 2013 16,208     18,553 626 43,396
Persons receiving food stamps, 2014 15,114     17,732 627 42,729
Persons receiving food stamps, 2015 14,442     17,650 694 42,832
Persons receiving food stamps, 2016 12,977     16,350 378 40,499
TANF            
Persons receiving TANF, 2000 5,659     5,822 42 16,230
Persons receiving TANF, 2001 5,736     5,793 42 15,982
Persons receiving TANF, 2002 5,622     5,883 50 16,127
Persons receiving TANF, 2003 5,817     5,918 38 16,550
Persons receiving TANF, 2004 5,921     6,118 41 16,849
Persons receiving TANF, 2005 5,634     6,008 36 16,300
Persons receiving TANF, 2006 4,984     5,574 36 14,977
Persons receiving TANF, 2007 4,458     5,294 35 14,625
Persons receiving TANF, 2008 4,085     5,287 34 14,981
Persons receiving TANF, 2009 4,042     5,642 43 16,053
Persons receiving TANF, 2010 4,186     5,807 47 16,386
Persons receiving TANF, 2011 4,206     5,970 63 16,714
Persons receiving TANF, 2012 4,224     6,094 66 17,245
Persons receiving TANF, 2013 4,270     6,058 66 17,474
Persons receiving TANF, 2014 4,166     5,888 53 17,508
Persons receiving TANF, 2015 3,652     5,540 41 16,425
Persons receiving TANF, 2016 3,366     5,223 28 15,945
Violent Crimes (per 1,000 pop.)            
Violent crimes, 2000 20     15 2.5 23
Violent crimes, 2001 20     15 3.1 23
Violent crimes, 2002 20     15 2.7 23
Violent crimes, 2003 20     16 1.8 23
Violent crimes, 2004 16     14 1.8 20
Violent crimes, 2005 15     14 1.8 20
Violent crimes, 2006 15     13 1.8 19
Violent crimes, 2007 15     14 1.7 22
Violent crimes, 2008 14     13 1.5 21
Violent crimes, 2009 12     13 1.7 20
Violent crimes, 2010 10     12 1.6 20
Violent crimes, 2011 11     12 1.4 20
Violent crimes, 2012 10     12 1.3 21
Violent crimes, 2013 9.3     11 1.0 20
Violent crimes, 2014 8.7     10 1.2 21
Violent crimes, 2015 11     10 1.1 17
Violent crimes, 2016 9.6     9.5 1.2 17
Property Crimes (per 1,000 pop.)            
Property crimes, 2000 70     55 31 118
Property crimes, 2001 82     56 28 105
Property crimes, 2002 69     55 26 96
Property crimes, 2003 62     54 28 85
Property crimes, 2004 60     48 25 74
Property crimes, 2005 56     43 21 70
Property crimes, 2006 54     42 19 68
Property crimes, 2007 51     45 21 70
Property crimes, 2008 50     46 23 74
Property crimes, 2009 48     44 24 71
Property crimes, 2010 41     40 22 60
Property crimes, 2011 46     43 21 67
Property crimes, 2012 56     47 21 76
Property crimes, 2013 58     48 24 71
Property crimes, 2014 63     54 22 83
Property crimes, 2015 60     50 23 80
Property crimes, 2016 61     49 20 85

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