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DC 2002 Ward Profile - Well-Being
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Family income (2010 $) 
 
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Ward 7

  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 25     20 7.5 36
Poverty rate (%), 2011-15 27  2.2   18 9.6 38
% children in poverty, 1990 31     25 2.4 38
% children in poverty, 2000 37     32 2.9 47
% children in poverty, 2011-15 40  3.4   27 2.6 50
% seniors in poverty, 1990 18     17 4.3 28
% seniors in poverty, 2000 18     16 4.4 25
% seniors in poverty, 2011-15 18  2.8   14 3.6 24
Employment            
Unemployment rate (%), 1980 8.6     6.8 3.0 10
Unemployment rate (%), 1990 8.1     7.2 2.4 13
Unemployment rate (%), 2000 14     11 6.6 22
Unemployment rate (%), 2011-15 19  1.6   9.6 3.7 23
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 1980 57     59 54 65
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 1990 58     62 53 69
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 2000 47     57 45 66
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 2011-15 49  1.7   62 45 73
Education            
% persons without HS diploma, 1980 42     33 9.7 42
% persons without HS diploma, 1990 35     27 5.8 39
% persons without HS diploma, 2000 29     22 4.0 34
% persons without HS diploma, 2011-15 16  1.2   11 2.1 17
Isolation            
% HHs with a phone, 2000 96     97 95 99
% HHs with a phone, 2011-15 97  1.9   97 96 98
% HHs with a car, 2000 61     63 52 80
% HHs with a car, 2011-15 60  2.5   64 51 78
Family income (2010 $)            
Avg. family income, 1979 58,619     77,355 46,902 154,296
Avg. family income, 1989 61,551     93,288 48,448 217,404
Avg. family income, 1999 58,949     102,342 46,108 245,685
Avg. family income, 2011-15 56,498  4,209   124,061 45,030 257,878
% change in avg. family income, 1980 to 1990 5.0     21 3.3 41
% change in avg. family income, 1990 to 2000 -4.2     9.7 -4.8 21
% change in avg. family income, 2000 to 2011-15 -4.2  0.1   21 -4.2 67
Food stamps            
Persons receiving food stamps, 2000 16,667     10,064 219 24,389
Persons receiving food stamps, 2001 16,231     9,540 190 22,637
Persons receiving food stamps, 2002 16,799     9,770 202 23,226
Persons receiving food stamps, 2003 17,763     10,612 195 25,037
Persons receiving food stamps, 2004 18,632     11,253 231 26,167
Persons receiving food stamps, 2005 19,817     11,507 239 26,235
Persons receiving food stamps, 2006 20,385     11,351 262 25,976
Persons receiving food stamps, 2007 20,095     11,174 238 26,092
Persons receiving food stamps, 2008 20,794     11,636 237 27,515
Persons receiving food stamps, 2009 24,370     13,452 331 31,570
Persons receiving food stamps, 2010 27,462     15,280 412 35,423
Persons receiving food stamps, 2011 30,964     17,171 497 39,290
Persons receiving food stamps, 2012 32,884     18,073 580 41,821
Persons receiving food stamps, 2013 34,461     18,553 626 43,396
Persons receiving food stamps, 2014 33,536     17,732 627 42,729
Persons receiving food stamps, 2015 33,625     17,650 694 42,832
Persons receiving food stamps, 2016 31,049     16,350 378 40,499
TANF            
Persons receiving TANF, 2000 10,004     5,822 42 16,230
Persons receiving TANF, 2001 10,218     5,793 42 15,982
Persons receiving TANF, 2002 10,621     5,883 50 16,127
Persons receiving TANF, 2003 10,286     5,918 38 16,550
Persons receiving TANF, 2004 10,541     6,118 41 16,849
Persons receiving TANF, 2005 10,794     6,008 36 16,300
Persons receiving TANF, 2006 10,630     5,574 36 14,977
Persons receiving TANF, 2007 10,326     5,294 35 14,625
Persons receiving TANF, 2008 10,219     5,287 34 14,981
Persons receiving TANF, 2009 11,212     5,642 43 16,053
Persons receiving TANF, 2010 11,528     5,807 47 16,386
Persons receiving TANF, 2011 11,993     5,970 63 16,714
Persons receiving TANF, 2012 12,273     6,094 66 17,245
Persons receiving TANF, 2013 12,380     6,058 66 17,474
Persons receiving TANF, 2014 12,226     5,888 53 17,508
Persons receiving TANF, 2015 11,923     5,540 41 16,425
Persons receiving TANF, 2016 11,123     5,223 28 15,945
Violent Crimes (per 1,000 pop.)            
Violent crimes, 2000 19     15 2.5 23
Violent crimes, 2001 20     15 3.1 23
Violent crimes, 2002 19     15 2.7 23
Violent crimes, 2003 18     16 1.8 23
Violent crimes, 2004 16     14 1.8 20
Violent crimes, 2005 18     14 1.8 20
Violent crimes, 2006 15     13 1.8 19
Violent crimes, 2007 16     14 1.7 22
Violent crimes, 2008 18     13 1.5 21
Violent crimes, 2009 18     13 1.7 20
Violent crimes, 2010 18     12 1.6 20
Violent crimes, 2011 17     12 1.4 20
Violent crimes, 2012 17     12 1.3 21
Violent crimes, 2013 20     11 1.0 20
Violent crimes, 2014 21     10 1.2 21
Violent crimes, 2015 17     10 1.1 17
Violent crimes, 2016 15     9.5 1.2 17
Property Crimes (per 1,000 pop.)            
Property crimes, 2000 45     55 31 118
Property crimes, 2001 49     56 28 105
Property crimes, 2002 54     55 26 96
Property crimes, 2003 66     54 28 85
Property crimes, 2004 47     48 25 74
Property crimes, 2005 38     43 21 70
Property crimes, 2006 36     42 19 68
Property crimes, 2007 45     45 21 70
Property crimes, 2008 50     46 23 74
Property crimes, 2009 44     44 24 71
Property crimes, 2010 42     40 22 60
Property crimes, 2011 42     43 21 67
Property crimes, 2012 44     47 21 76
Property crimes, 2013 44     48 24 71
Property crimes, 2014 51     54 22 83
Property crimes, 2015 45     50 23 80
Property crimes, 2016 42     49 20 85

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