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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
25 Years and Over
White alone, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
131,157 5,383 2,693 4,324 5,766 6,806 5,387 6,254 4,648 5,989
Earnings 94,024 3,063 2,259 2,511 1,981 3,657 1,990 3,566 2,118 4,458
  Wages and Salary 87,332 2,420 2,033 2,230 1,763 3,184 1,872 3,147 2,018 3,993
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 8,806 1,980 473 532 296 676 145 479 134 491
  Farm Self-Employment 1,569 802 93 67 19 63 18 52 20 52
Social Security 33,555 951 1,609 3,554 5,326 5,330 5,903 4,763 2,834 1,506
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 2,628 544 296 494 774 259 97 89 29 26
Public Assistance 610 363 165 49 13 9 3 1 2 0
Veterans Benefits 2,057 441 319 215 150 208 146 126 78 36
Survivor Benefits 2,404 565 381 299 204 205 147 90 75 71
Disability Benefits 1,012 114 124 131 186 96 55 57 45 28
Unemployment Compensation 4,990 2,048 1,213 688 451 278 94 85 44 30
Workers Compensation 1,096 473 145 79 84 54 45 36 47 26
Property Income 75,826 57,873 5,769 3,265 1,702 1,442 829 742 351 565
  Interest 71,881 60,540 4,304 2,230 1,154 806 505 480 106 316
  Dividends 24,137 18,436 1,925 1,233 383 614 221 358 45 228
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 8,512 4,709 983 743 281 452 130 145 57 200
Retirement Income 17,020 2,288 1,952 1,645 1,484 1,431 966 893 794 675
  Company or Union Retirement 9,689 1,827 1,489 1,179 922 867 510 455 374 260
  Federal Government Retirement 1,443 78 63 91 85 72 60 61 81 109
  Military Retirement 1,082 39 18 41 80 110 100 100 104 80
  State or Local Government Retirement 3,745 282 277 211 305 298 254 231 198 186
  Railroad Retirement 233 20 11 26 19 27 21 19 20 8
  Annuities 421 112 69 62 29 23 14 32 14 18
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 482 82 71 88 27 40 13 15 8 31
  Other or Don't Know 765 132 133 86 58 94 39 29 21 18
Pension Income 14,212 1,841 1,563 1,311 1,159 1,213 797 767 708 582
  Company or Union Retirement 8,464 1,537 1,244 1,024 791 792 448 390 345 243
  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 2,942 905 814 571 275 152 88 31 28 14
Educational Assistance 1,997 814 440 280 138 129 17 45 25 46
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
965 405 142 132 27 114 22 15 11 18
Other Income, N.E.C. 720 348 251 41 10 15 2 12 5 1

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 121,558 2,907 3,033 5,051 6,312 7,772 7,112 7,567 4,751 5,742
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
123,794 2,580 2,611 4,537 5,720 6,836 5,576 6,508 4,431 6,083
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 33,725 955 1,614 3,557 5,333 5,336 5,927 4,774 2,843 1,520
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
38,543 1,015 1,490 3,265 4,929 4,553 4,459 3,740 2,762 2,178
  Government Transfer Payments 44,559 3,484 2,856 4,299 6,237 5,691 5,639 4,829 3,205 1,876
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 3,134 831 446 522 778 268 98 101 36 28
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
35,804 1,278 1,730 3,857 6,065 5,674 5,994 4,913 2,913 1,552
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
19,949 3,030 2,347 2,131 2,235 1,668 1,063 991 832 703

 

  $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
25 Years and Over
White alone, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
4,230 5,448 3,724 6,053 2,884 5,172 2,888 5,128 2,120 3,698
Earnings 2,515 4,216 2,308 5,527 1,729 4,561 1,901 4,950 1,329 3,377
  Wages and Salary 2,412 3,846 2,211 5,170 1,674 4,284 1,812 4,689 1,305 3,247
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 90 365 87 465 42 252 74 273 23 135
  Farm Self-Employment 12 33 7 35 8 25 2 34 0 9
Social Security 726 417 123 56 23 33 19 18 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 42 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 406 356 257 209 159 164 131 130 42 69
  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 76 9 62 14 40 3 36
Retirement Income 724 530 375 553 194 443 205 304 117 185
  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 222 137 99 173 62 161 61 99 43 55
  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 55
  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 10 11 3 15 0 7 0 10 0 2
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
28 5 0 8 0 6 2 8 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 4 4 1 0 0 0 0 3 0 1

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 3,318 4,646 2,638 5,604 1,880 4,686 2,011 4,951 1,411 3,405
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
3,946 5,421 3,319 6,284 2,420 5,207 2,438 5,319 1,709 3,627
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 750 427 137 64 26 42 19 23 19 8
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
1,582 1,377 1,010 896 573 739 441 520 334 323
  Government Transfer Payments 1,214 861 566 535 294 452 263 298 194 202
  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 18 20 5
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
742 549 377 554 194 445 200 314 116 185

 

  $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
25 Years and Over
White alone, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
2,058 4,643 1,827 2,491 1,390 3,210 1,253 2,009 1,067 2,166
Earnings 1,529 4,764 1,062 2,176 886 3,259 713 1,931 616 2,224
  Wages and Salary 1,503 4,411 1,038 2,134 866 3,102 693 1,868 592 2,140
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 35 413 9 60 4 137 8 67 14 94
  Farm Self-Employment 3 31 0 11 2 28 4 2 2 10
Social Security 5 340 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 12 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 44 129 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 21 86 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 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
7 0 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 1,543 5,011 1,125 2,201 933 3,252 749 1,972 663 2,255
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
1,786 5,148 1,297 2,345 1,075 3,408 889 2,117 755 2,328
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 5 337 0 0 0 4 0 3 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
244 489 153 151 117 197 99 139 93 113
  Government Transfer Payments 150 469 102 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
5 337 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
25 Years and Over
White alone, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
909 1,677 768 1,672 580 943 511 1,066 421 678
Earnings 473 1,641 468 1,657 304 887 283 1,085 183 559
  Wages and Salary 457 1,544 451 1,557 287 884 265 1,046 172 546
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 12 66 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 0 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 13
  Interest 2 23 7 17 11 12 2 3 2 10
  Dividends 0 8 0 7 0 0 11 3 0 3
  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 510 1,613 492 1,647 341 896 310 1,080 213 573
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
608 1,703 586 1,699 375 923 345 1,135 254 598
  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
25 Years and Over
White alone, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
367 10,856 32,034 84 45,101 182 0.476 0.0026 1,249
Earnings 211 9,099 38,228 225 50,452 232 0.437 0.0030 1,249
  Wages and Salary 203 8,264 39,442 228 50,503 231 0.426 0.0031 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 4 695 16,573 274 34,021 848 0.627 0.0109 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 3 78 2,444 120 21,394 1,539 0.749 0.0254 1,249
Social Security 0 0 12,503 46 12,907 41 0.272 0.0042 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 7,402 136 7,053 101 0.349 0.0147 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 2,100 95 2,765 144 0.468 0.0443 1,249
Veterans Benefits 6 0 8,380 422 11,757 288 0.504 0.0182 1,249
Survivor Benefits 42 0 7,139 229 12,898 404 0.578 0.0212 1,249
Disability Benefits 6 5 9,347 239 14,184 562 0.494 0.0319 1,249
Unemployment Compensation 3 0 3,423 81 4,884 92 0.497 0.0148 1,249
Workers Compensation 3 0 3,796 319 8,202 399 0.588 0.0313 1,249
Property Income 67 443 1,638 7 4,031 53 0.671 0.0058 1,249
  Interest 173 0 1,485 6 2,197 32 0.515 0.0118 1,249
  Dividends 0 110 1,637 12 3,353 71 0.617 0.0121 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 173 15 2,259 27 7,847 228 0.681 0.0254 1,249
Retirement Income 131 32 11,993 127 18,036 159 0.508 0.0066 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 81 2 8,446 149 13,604 180 0.540 0.0095 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 6 3 23,047 547 26,947 596 0.404 0.0208 1,249
  Military Retirement 12 0 18,796 442 23,208 591 0.372 0.0261 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 20 5 17,677 413 22,501 345 0.438 0.0132 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 14,128 1,040 16,623 890 0.382 0.0526 1,249
  Annuities 9 0 6,166 461 12,029 994 0.611 0.0515 1,249
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 9 0 7,525 754 15,156 934 0.554 0.0432 1,249
  Other or Don't Know 8 0 8,845 663 14,762 735 0.549 0.0348 1,249
Pension Income 99 12 12,562 184 18,448 172 0.498 0.0071 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 67 0 8,849 162 13,908 191 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 19,027 427 23,250 357 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 6 0 4,239 93 5,853 165 0.495 0.0222 1,249
Educational Assistance 0 0 3,551 142 5,567 177 0.529 0.0240 1,249
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
7 0 3,869 307 7,849 465 0.608 0.0389 1,249
Other Income, N.E.C. 6 0 2,621 145 5,301 542 0.649 0.0644 1,249

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 209 9,176 29,933 153 42,587 186 0.477 0.0027 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
251 9,599 31,723 78 44,297 184 0.465 0.0027 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 12,528 44 12,957 41 0.273 0.0042 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
75 175 14,754 62 19,201 90 0.393 0.0046 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 30 78 12,374 52 14,874 68 0.399 0.0044 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 6,392 150 6,452 95 0.391 0.0137 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 12,191 47 12,661 40 0.277 0.0041 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
131 32 10,346 118 16,401 140 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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