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PINC-08. Source of Income in 2008-People 15 Years Old and Over, By Income of Specified Type in 2008, Age, Race, Hispanic Origin, and Sex

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Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Current Population Survey, 2009 Annual Social and Economic Supplement.

(Numbers in thousands. People 15 years old and over as of March of the following year. Social Security income may include a small number of people who report Railroad Retirement Income as Social Security Income. Retirement Income includes payments reported as survivor, disability, or retirement benefits. Rents, royalties, estates or trusts includes estates and trusts reported as survivor benefits)

  Total with Income $1 to $2,499 or loss $2,500 to $4,999 $5,000 to $7,499 $7,500 to $9,999 $10,000 to $12,499 $12,500 to $14,999 $15,000 to $17,499 $17,500 to $19,999 $20,000 to $22,499
15 Years and Over:
White alone, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
149,070 9,164 4,765 6,244 7,093 8,269 6,238 7,369 5,216 6,875
Earnings 109,244 6,028 4,369 4,254 3,023 4,915 2,621 4,468 2,524 5,274
  Wages and Salary 102,274 5,298 4,117 3,944 2,789 4,437 2,496 4,032 2,420 4,801
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 9,285 2,239 520 565 307 692 153 492 139 501
  Farm Self-Employment 1,671 886 101 69 19 66 20 52 21 52
Social Security 34,096 1,048 1,714 3,668 5,417 5,389 5,936 4,778 2,845 1,510
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 2,902 591 337 591 848 266 103 89 29 26
Public Assistance 796 488 200 63 23 12 3 1 2 0
Veterans Benefits 2,090 445 322 220 156 208 147 135 82 36
Survivor Benefits 2,463 569 398 304 205 222 147 90 75 74
Disability Benefits 1,020 116 125 131 190 96 55 57 45 28
Unemployment Compensation 5,441 2,321 1,300 734 487 280 94 87 49 30
Workers Compensation 1,146 504 149 85 88 55 49 36 47 26
Property Income 81,862 63,637 5,864 3,313 1,742 1,464 829 750 356 574
  Interest 77,647 66,170 4,367 2,262 1,168 815 509 483 107 320
  Dividends 25,107 19,353 1,934 1,262 383 615 221 358 45 229
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 8,658 4,786 991 753 284 463 130 148 60 205
Retirement Income 17,087 2,306 1,965 1,650 1,492 1,443 966 893 794 675
  Company or Union Retirement 9,706 1,837 1,493 1,179 926 867 510 455 374 260
  Federal Government Retirement 1,446 78 65 93 85 72 60 61 81 109
  Military Retirement 1,086 39 21 41 80 111 100 100 104 80
  State or Local Government Retirement 3,749 282 278 213 305 298 254 231 198 186
  Railroad Retirement 235 21 11 27 19 27 21 19 20 8
  Annuities 425 112 73 62 29 23 14 32 14 18
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 488 87 71 88 27 40 13 15 8 31
  Other or Don't Know 792 135 133 86 63 104 39 29 21 18
Pension Income 14,225 1,849 1,563 1,311 1,162 1,213 797 767 708 582
  Company or Union Retirement 8,477 1,546 1,244 1,024 795 792 448 390 345 243
  Federal Government Retirement 1,129 46 41 57 28 52 59 41 66 92
  Military Retirement 903 12 4 20 63 77 81 97 92 76
  State or Local Government Retirement 3,368 222 243 178 247 253 215 210 190 172
  Railroad Retirement 165 19 7 14 12 18 17 16 7 7
  Annuities 199 40 34 36 14 12 5 21 3 13
Alimony 348 63 52 61 37 26 14 8 13 12
Child Support 3,198 1,040 893 597 279 158 88 31 29 15
Educational Assistance 5,073 1,777 1,190 781 329 390 85 118 66 100
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
1,548 636 243 226 87 140 30 27 12 21
Other Income, N.E.C. 801 372 307 42 10 15 2 12 5 1

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 137,141 5,867 5,189 6,874 7,445 9,086 7,785 8,487 5,162 6,569
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
139,399 5,531 4,773 6,362 6,845 8,162 6,249 7,429 4,845 6,911
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 34,269 1,053 1,718 3,673 5,424 5,395 5,959 4,790 2,854 1,524
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
39,146 1,125 1,608 3,386 5,028 4,622 4,490 3,756 2,773 2,183
  Government Transfer Payments 46,920 4,389 3,367 4,701 6,492 5,807 5,683 4,859 3,236 1,900
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 3,584 990 524 633 862 278 104 101 36 28
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
36,760 1,513 1,894 4,079 6,239 5,751 6,032 4,930 2,925 1,556
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
20,464 3,207 2,437 2,249 2,327 1,690 1,070 991 832 703

 

  $22,500 to $24,999 $25,000 to $27,499 $27,500 to $29,999 $30,000 to $32,499 $32,500 to $34,999 $35,000 to $37,499 $37,500 to $39,999 $40,000 to $42,499 $42,500 to $44,999 $45,000 to $47,499
15 Years and Over:
White alone, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
4,687 6,181 4,036 6,609 3,051 5,551 3,065 5,382 2,178 3,843
Earnings 2,865 4,904 2,560 6,056 1,849 4,908 2,051 5,162 1,378 3,486
  Wages and Salary 2,759 4,511 2,461 5,687 1,789 4,625 1,962 4,893 1,352 3,357
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 90 388 88 478 47 258 74 281 23 135
  Farm Self-Employment 13 33 7 35 8 25 2 34 0 9
Social Security 726 417 123 56 23 33 19 24 18 3
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 8 13 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Public Assistance 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 40 27 22 111 71 26 6 12 2 8
Survivor Benefits 38 60 25 45 22 25 5 18 3 16
Disability Benefits 37 17 16 26 13 10 9 4 3 2
Unemployment Compensation 18 11 8 6 4 0 0 0 0 2
Workers Compensation 33 8 14 10 10 7 0 5 3 2
Property Income 406 357 257 218 159 164 131 130 42 70
  Interest 248 151 153 92 108 49 29 67 37 25
  Dividends 32 162 11 80 17 1 11 35 3 23
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 69 65 21 84 9 62 14 40 3 38
Retirement Income 725 530 375 553 194 443 205 304 117 186
  Company or Union Retirement 302 195 174 199 70 166 69 130 53 61
  Federal Government Retirement 97 79 54 85 27 54 57 38 9 25
  Military Retirement 52 65 22 53 19 46 25 24 0 19
  State or Local Government Retirement 223 137 99 173 62 161 61 99 43 56
  Railroad Retirement 11 12 9 8 3 6 0 5 1 5
  Annuities 3 7 0 6 4 1 2 4 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 14 12 6 25 9 5 0 3 0 2
  Other or Don't Know 20 14 6 19 7 11 6 8 6 9
Pension Income 650 432 330 469 164 415 192 290 91 166
  Company or Union Retirement 283 181 158 185 52 150 67 126 42 54
  Federal Government Retirement 81 59 46 79 22 54 50 32 9 22
  Military Retirement 52 54 18 43 16 44 23 24 0 19
  State or Local Government Retirement 218 134 93 155 61 162 57 99 40 56
  Railroad Retirement 10 5 7 2 3 5 0 5 1 5
  Annuities 0 7 0 0 4 0 2 0 0 0
Alimony 5 2 6 5 4 3 3 6 7 3
Child Support 18 1 3 6 2 2 0 5 3 2
Educational Assistance 31 43 10 44 6 18 0 36 4 8
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
44 7 4 9 0 8 5 16 3 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 4 4 1 0 0 0 0 3 0 1

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 3,668 5,339 2,890 6,129 2,000 5,035 2,160 5,162 1,462 3,514
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
4,298 6,112 3,573 6,810 2,540 5,554 2,588 5,530 1,759 3,737
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 750 427 137 64 26 42 19 29 19 8
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
1,584 1,377 1,010 896 573 739 441 526 334 324
  Government Transfer Payments 1,216 862 567 544 297 457 263 304 194 203
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 11 16 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
745 443 123 56 23 33 17 24 20 5
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
743 549 377 554 194 445 200 314 116 186

 

  $47,500 to $49,999 $50,000 to $52,499 $52,500 to $54,999 $55,000 to $57,499 $57,500 to $59,999 $60,000 to $62,499 $62,500 to $64,999 $65,000 to $67,499 $67,500 to $69,999 $70,000 to $72,499
15 Years and Over:
White alone, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
2,142 4,798 1,872 2,572 1,411 3,293 1,264 2,028 1,074 2,197
Earnings 1,582 4,898 1,080 2,255 888 3,345 716 1,946 623 2,252
  Wages and Salary 1,552 4,540 1,056 2,214 867 3,187 693 1,884 598 2,168
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 39 418 9 63 4 137 8 67 15 94
  Farm Self-Employment 3 32 0 11 2 28 4 2 2 10
Social Security 5 345 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Public Assistance 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 0 0 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Survivor Benefits 2 13 2 7 4 14 0 2 6 4
Disability Benefits 3 2 1 5 0 2 5 0 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6
Workers Compensation 2 2 0 2 0 3 0 0 0 0
Property Income 46 143 55 68 51 88 54 63 10 25
  Interest 11 78 17 8 35 9 28 16 3 14
  Dividends 4 77 3 10 3 64 0 10 2 3
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 24 98 1 16 1 32 0 8 0 11
Retirement Income 127 146 115 74 64 166 20 48 57 85
  Company or Union Retirement 38 43 42 17 20 53 8 4 1 26
  Federal Government Retirement 28 17 8 21 8 43 0 9 21 13
  Military Retirement 5 8 14 3 7 14 0 0 3 3
  State or Local Government Retirement 56 58 22 27 21 50 7 21 20 38
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0
  Annuities 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 3 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 0 0 0 5 6 7 0 0 0 2
  Other or Don't Know 8 5 8 0 0 9 0 2 0 2
Pension Income 125 126 98 51 60 147 22 46 40 80
  Company or Union Retirement 38 45 41 14 20 50 8 4 0 23
  Federal Government Retirement 24 17 8 9 6 40 0 9 20 13
  Military Retirement 5 8 14 3 7 18 0 0 0 3
  State or Local Government Retirement 55 53 22 25 21 45 9 21 14 38
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0
  Annuities 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 0
Alimony 4 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Child Support 0 3 2 2 2 3 0 1 0 1
Educational Assistance 15 15 1 0 0 0 0 3 0 3
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
7 5 0 0 0 5 0 0 0 1
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 8 0 0 1 0 7 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 1,599 5,149 1,149 2,280 935 3,339 752 1,987 669 2,282
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
1,842 5,286 1,320 2,425 1,077 3,494 892 2,132 761 2,356
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 5 342 0 0 0 4 0 3 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
244 494 153 151 117 197 99 139 93 113
  Government Transfer Payments 156 476 102 87 62 125 48 84 56 86
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
5 342 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
129 149 115 74 62 166 20 51 57 85

 

  $72,500 to $74,999 $75,000 to $77,499 $77,500 to $79,999 $80,000 to $82,499 $82,500 to $84,999 $85,000 to $87,499 $87,500 to $89,999 $90,000 to $92,499 $92,500 to $94,999 $95,000 to $97,499
15 Years and Over:
White alone, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
913 1,687 771 1,693 582 946 511 1,075 421 680
Earnings 479 1,651 472 1,671 306 891 283 1,092 183 564
  Wages and Salary 462 1,549 456 1,569 289 889 265 1,051 172 550
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 12 70 12 89 3 9 2 37 6 15
  Farm Self-Employment 1 25 2 13 0 0 0 1 0 3
Social Security 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Public Assistance 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
Survivor Benefits 0 7 0 2 0 5 0 1 3 2
Disability Benefits 0 0 0 1 0 3 0 6 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Workers Compensation 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0
Property Income 13 34 34 39 21 39 29 17 20 21
  Interest 2 23 7 17 11 12 2 3 2 10
  Dividends 0 8 0 7 0 0 11 3 0 16
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 24 0 23 0 6 0 1 0 0
Retirement Income 8 38 27 41 24 5 16 17 4 18
  Company or Union Retirement 0 2 5 21 7 0 1 6 3 8
  Federal Government Retirement 0 9 10 7 3 0 0 4 0 6
  Military Retirement 0 2 4 0 3 0 6 0 1 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 6 6 2 6 3 0 8 9 0 4
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 0 3 0 3 1 0 0 0 3 0
Pension Income 8 27 20 39 24 0 16 14 1 18
  Company or Union Retirement 0 2 3 17 7 0 1 0 3 8
  Federal Government Retirement 0 9 10 7 3 0 0 4 0 6
  Military Retirement 0 2 4 0 3 0 6 0 1 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 6 6 2 6 3 0 8 9 0 4
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
Alimony 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Child Support 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1
Educational Assistance 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 516 1,623 495 1,661 343 899 311 1,087 213 577
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
613 1,713 589 1,713 377 926 347 1,142 255 602
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
58 65 54 37 17 14 18 18 13 18
  Government Transfer Payments 38 31 28 27 9 9 20 10 4 12
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
8 40 27 41 24 5 16 17 4 18

 

    Median Income Mean Income Gini Ratio  
$97,500 to $99,999 $100,000 and over Value (Dol) Standard Error (Dol) Value (Dol) Standard Error (Dol) Ratio Standard Error B-CELL
15 Years and Over:
White alone, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
377 10,946 29,006 134 41,414 164 0.498 0.0025 1,249
Earnings 216 9,159 33,531 250 45,409 205 0.472 0.0028 1,249
  Wages and Salary 209 8,323 34,433 250 45,192 204 0.464 0.0029 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 4 700 15,840 273 32,828 811 0.634 0.0106 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 3 78 2,358 64 20,213 1,452 0.756 0.0248 1,249
Social Security 0 0 12,413 48 12,826 41 0.275 0.0042 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 7,209 127 6,929 93 0.345 0.0140 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 2,039 81 2,700 119 0.464 0.0381 1,249
Veterans Benefits 6 0 8,425 409 11,793 289 0.504 0.0181 1,249
Survivor Benefits 50 0 7,177 228 13,125 412 0.582 0.0210 1,249
Disability Benefits 6 5 9,309 235 14,117 559 0.495 0.0319 1,249
Unemployment Compensation 3 0 3,269 79 4,724 86 0.499 0.0142 1,249
Workers Compensation 3 0 3,658 318 7,995 384 0.590 0.0308 1,249
Property Income 68 448 1,608 6 3,804 50 0.664 0.0060 1,249
  Interest 179 0 1,467 6 2,065 30 0.495 0.0120 1,249
  Dividends 0 110 1,622 11 3,291 70 0.616 0.0127 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 173 15 2,262 27 7,902 225 0.682 0.0249 1,249
Retirement Income 140 32 11,957 127 18,036 159 0.509 0.0066 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 81 2 8,430 149 13,586 179 0.540 0.0095 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 6 3 22,998 545 26,889 595 0.404 0.0207 1,249
  Military Retirement 12 0 18,742 443 23,138 590 0.373 0.0260 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 20 5 17,670 413 22,494 344 0.438 0.0132 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 13,983 1,039 16,486 887 0.384 0.0526 1,249
  Annuities 10 0 6,100 463 12,049 997 0.610 0.0522 1,249
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 9 0 7,435 675 15,001 927 0.559 0.0429 1,249
  Other or Don't Know 16 0 9,147 627 15,510 791 0.562 0.0347 1,249
Pension Income 99 12 12,544 181 18,437 171 0.499 0.0071 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 67 0 8,835 162 13,893 191 0.533 0.0101 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 6 0 24,992 688 29,360 676 0.375 0.0233 1,249
  Military Retirement 12 0 20,200 519 25,349 660 0.350 0.0283 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 17 0 19,031 427 23,254 357 0.423 0.0138 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 14,146 1,053 17,012 1,149 0.423 0.0624 1,249
  Annuities 2 0 6,812 546 12,605 1,323 0.561 0.0741 1,249
Alimony 11 0 7,384 527 14,501 1,160 0.576 0.0540 1,249
Child Support 9 0 4,063 88 5,702 164 0.504 0.0222 1,249
Educational Assistance 0 1 4,096 84 6,353 127 0.528 0.0324 1,249
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
7 0 3,915 226 7,449 331 0.601 0.0295 1,249
Other Income, N.E.C. 6 0 2,731 129 5,024 488 0.635 0.0634 1,249

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 214 9,236 26,142 97 39,360 169 0.498 0.0026 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
257 9,668 29,025 146 40,934 167 0.487 0.0026 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 12,440 48 12,875 41 0.276 0.0042 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
83 175 14,618 62 19,044 90 0.396 0.0046 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 30 79 11,942 52 14,396 65 0.411 0.0042 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 6,095 132 6,210 87 0.394 0.0129 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 12,023 47 12,502 39 0.283 0.0040 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
140 32 10,019 105 16,147 138 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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