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ZIP 20008

  This ZIP Code   All ZIP Codes in D.C.
Average Low High
Poverty            
Poverty rate (%), 1980 6.8     19 3.0 28
Poverty rate (%), 1990 4.5     17 4.0 52
Poverty rate (%), 2000 5.5     20 2.5 71
Poverty rate (%), 2011-15 7.5  1.6   18 2.7 78
% children in poverty, 1990 0.6     25 0.6 58
% children in poverty, 2000 2.6     32 0.9 60
% children in poverty, 2011-15 5.2  4.6   27 0.0 53
% seniors in poverty, 1990 4.8     17 0.0 68
% seniors in poverty, 2000 4.7     16 0.0 100
% seniors in poverty, 2011-15 3.7  3.1   14 0.0 27
Employment            
Unemployment rate (%), 1980 3.4     6.8 1.0 11
Unemployment rate (%), 1990 2.1     7.2 1.9 16
Unemployment rate (%), 2000 1.7     11 1.7 60
Unemployment rate (%), 2011-15 2.9  1.1   9.6 0.9 28
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 1980 67     59 39 79
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 1990 73     62 32 84
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 2000 75     57 31 84
% pop. 16+ yrs. employed, 2011-15 76  3.1   62 34 81
Education            
% persons without HS diploma, 1980 10     33 5.2 56
% persons without HS diploma, 1990 6.4     27 2.6 49
% persons without HS diploma, 2000 4.4     22 2.2 40
% persons without HS diploma, 2011-15 1.7  0.8   11 0.0 18
Isolation            
% HHs with a phone, 2000 99     97 94 100
% HHs with a phone, 2011-15 98  2.5   97 90 100
% HHs with a car, 2000 73     63 24 96
% HHs with a car, 2011-15 68  3.7   64 22 100
Family income (2010 $)            
Avg. family income, 1979 162,921     77,355 46,496 172,526
Avg. family income, 1989 218,960     93,288 35,505 230,656
Avg. family income, 1999 242,504     102,342 40,019 261,840
Avg. family income, 2011-15 241,240  30,254   124,061 0.0 276,632
% change in avg. family income, 1980 to 1990 34     21 -55 48
% change in avg. family income, 1990 to 2000 11     9.7 -66 226
% change in avg. family income, 2000 to 2011-15 -0.5  0.1   21 -14 123
Food stamps            
Persons receiving food stamps, 2000 59     2,875 6.0 14,899
Persons receiving food stamps, 2001 58     2,726 17 14,301
Persons receiving food stamps, 2002 68     2,791 14 14,699
Persons receiving food stamps, 2003 65     3,032 13 15,453
Persons receiving food stamps, 2004 93     3,215 8.0 16,425
Persons receiving food stamps, 2005 92     3,288 8.0 17,169
Persons receiving food stamps, 2006 100     3,243 5.0 17,694
Persons receiving food stamps, 2007 93     3,193 7.0 17,332
Persons receiving food stamps, 2008 78     3,325 13 17,859
Persons receiving food stamps, 2009 101     3,844 9.0 20,677
Persons receiving food stamps, 2010 128     4,366 12 23,014
Persons receiving food stamps, 2011 156     4,906 11 25,633
Persons receiving food stamps, 2012 172     5,164 10 27,386
Persons receiving food stamps, 2013 175     5,301 8.0 28,496
Persons receiving food stamps, 2014 184     5,066 5.0 27,583
Persons receiving food stamps, 2015 195     5,043 5.0 27,637
Persons receiving food stamps, 2016 139     4,672 0.0 25,829
TANF            
Persons receiving TANF, 2000 6.0     1,663 0.0 9,769
Persons receiving TANF, 2001 14     1,655 0.0 9,742
Persons receiving TANF, 2002 16     1,681 0.0 9,711
Persons receiving TANF, 2003 15     1,691 0.0 9,863
Persons receiving TANF, 2004 12     1,748 0.0 10,314
Persons receiving TANF, 2005 10     1,716 6.0 10,233
Persons receiving TANF, 2006 11     1,593 0.0 9,630
Persons receiving TANF, 2007 15     1,513 6.0 9,222
Persons receiving TANF, 2008 10     1,511 0.0 9,274
Persons receiving TANF, 2009 12     1,612 0.0 10,092
Persons receiving TANF, 2010 18     1,659 6.0 10,129
Persons receiving TANF, 2011 21     1,706 0.0 10,501
Persons receiving TANF, 2012 22     1,741 0.0 11,035
Persons receiving TANF, 2013 22     1,731 7.0 11,149
Persons receiving TANF, 2014 18     1,682 5.0 11,143
Persons receiving TANF, 2015 11     1,583 0.0 10,446
Persons receiving TANF, 2016 16     1,492 0.0 9,865
Violent Crimes (per 1,000 pop.)            
Violent crimes, 2000 3.3     15 0.2 94
Violent crimes, 2001 4.4     15 0.0 74
Violent crimes, 2002 4.2     15 0.0 42
Violent crimes, 2003 3.0     16 0.3 33
Violent crimes, 2004 2.8     14 0.3 40
Violent crimes, 2005 2.6     14 0.0 77
Violent crimes, 2006 2.2     13 0.0 86
Violent crimes, 2007 2.2     14 0.0 39
Violent crimes, 2008 2.1     13 0.0 73
Violent crimes, 2009 2.4     13 0.0 48
Violent crimes, 2010 2.2     12 0.0 39
Violent crimes, 2011 1.8     12 0.0 33
Violent crimes, 2012 2.3     12 0.0 23
Violent crimes, 2013 1.6     11 0.0 23
Violent crimes, 2014 1.7     10 0.0 23
Violent crimes, 2015 1.5     10 0.0 23
Violent crimes, 2016 1.4     9.5 0.0 26
Property Crimes (per 1,000 pop.)            
Property crimes, 2000 38     54 0.7 786
Property crimes, 2001 31     56 0.0 646
Property crimes, 2002 30     54 0.5 420
Property crimes, 2003 35     54 0.8 319
Property crimes, 2004 28     47 1.4 220
Property crimes, 2005 23     43 1.2 239
Property crimes, 2006 22     42 1.4 201
Property crimes, 2007 23     45 2.0 196
Property crimes, 2008 25     46 0.4 222
Property crimes, 2009 26     44 1.4 198
Property crimes, 2010 21     40 1.1 180
Property crimes, 2011 23     43 0.5 224
Property crimes, 2012 23     47 0.0 215
Property crimes, 2013 21     48 0.5 187
Property crimes, 2014 23     54 0.5 203
Property crimes, 2015 25     50 1.1 217
Property crimes, 2016 22     49 0.5 216

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