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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 to 64 Years
All Races
    Total 148,290 6,941 3,498 4,594 5,754 6,836 4,353 6,385 4,638 7,492
Earnings 128,283 3,472 2,848 3,454 2,907 5,503 3,014 5,588 3,582 7,257
  Wages and Salary 120,503 2,816 2,601 3,119 2,619 4,942 2,853 5,084 3,427 6,711
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 10,552 2,315 538 647 390 812 200 583 182 619
  Farm Self-Employment 1,581 949 73 57 19 49 13 40 20 41
Social Security 9,673 494 746 1,108 2,208 1,586 1,317 839 586 332
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 3,855 594 423 807 1,345 315 134 113 49 31
Public Assistance 1,436 768 377 175 64 22 5 3 10 0
Veterans Benefits 1,628 288 259 162 103 186 84 115 49 31
Survivor Benefits 858 212 98 92 61 73 46 37 19 46
Disability Benefits 1,296 171 148 174 243 114 79 74 67 35
Unemployment Compensation 7,142 2,901 1,775 975 645 383 141 112 69 38
Workers Compensation 1,385 602 196 107 118 70 57 40 58 32
Property Income 72,265 59,180 4,563 2,565 1,170 1,026 491 524 234 416
  Interest 68,330 60,593 3,136 1,519 787 525 273 336 37 272
  Dividends 21,005 17,086 1,446 941 188 404 116 211 32 157
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 7,664 4,663 849 603 223 400 93 81 38 154
Retirement Income 7,134 778 612 562 615 524 382 415 397 383
  Company or Union Retirement 3,116 478 366 299 283 230 155 152 159 133
  Federal Government Retirement 601 30 12 43 66 28 11 44 37 49
  Military Retirement 751 27 9 21 67 73 66 73 94 68
  State or Local Government Retirement 1,800 108 108 91 109 138 104 124 83 99
  Railroad Retirement 77 1 4 16 9 3 1 3 2 1
  Annuities 147 36 15 19 6 15 6 16 3 1
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 226 37 31 36 14 22 12 8 1 18
  Other or Don't Know 626 109 101 77 76 51 41 21 20 14
Pension Income 5,371 499 403 349 372 382 272 331 331 294
  Company or Union Retirement 2,558 377 285 233 220 191 134 113 123 102
  Federal Government Retirement 425 18 4 22 14 19 8 16 35 36
  Military Retirement 668 9 3 15 56 64 62 70 84 64
  State or Local Government Retirement 1,536 65 84 56 71 100 76 115 79 93
  Railroad Retirement 46 1 4 10 6 3 1 3 0 0
  Annuities 69 12 10 11 3 6 0 11 3 1
Alimony 373 73 46 60 47 27 12 16 16 13
Child Support 4,379 1,481 1,208 844 367 202 109 43 33 18
Educational Assistance 3,046 1,225 716 393 202 196 41 80 36 59
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
1,366 642 155 169 55 143 24 27 24 26
Other Income, N.E.C. 700 296 280 32 17 13 3 15 4 5

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 136,056 3,475 3,199 4,164 4,709 6,738 4,163 6,382 4,194 7,611
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
138,151 3,388 3,080 4,116 4,675 6,626 4,058 6,324 4,193 7,669
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 9,741 495 750 1,119 2,212 1,586 1,322 842 588 333
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
14,889 930 1,025 1,373 2,467 1,804 1,402 973 814 651
  Government Transfer Payments 25,524 4,676 3,367 2,973 4,314 2,630 1,744 1,397 968 626
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 5,080 1,207 755 948 1,384 338 161 128 68 32
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
13,806 1,217 1,133 1,816 3,503 1,987 1,492 1,041 698 375
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
11,940 1,892 1,312 1,447 1,933 810 547 550 462 428

 

  $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 to 64 Years
All Races
    Total 4,590 6,612 4,129 7,902 3,188 6,520 3,050 6,513 2,339 4,403
Earnings 3,895 6,311 3,439 8,081 2,471 6,474 2,498 6,853 1,735 4,420
  Wages and Salary 3,749 5,850 3,309 7,658 2,416 6,091 2,390 6,555 1,701 4,273
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 136 467 130 551 58 359 88 323 30 148
  Farm Self-Employment 8 25 4 24 8 24 2 37 0 11
Social Security 155 91 44 16 5 9 11 10 19 1
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 17 28 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Public Assistance 7 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 38 22 19 99 85 36 13 14 3 5
Survivor Benefits 28 18 7 23 12 9 0 12 0 10
Disability Benefits 52 23 18 25 11 14 11 5 2 2
Unemployment Compensation 38 14 10 6 5 0 2 0 2 2
Workers Compensation 25 13 16 12 10 5 2 6 3 3
Property Income 218 272 178 131 106 124 53 84 19 33
  Interest 72 131 101 65 56 26 9 58 29 12
  Dividends 9 107 5 44 11 1 8 26 0 3
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 35 52 25 56 7 44 4 35 3 17
Retirement Income 361 239 169 324 98 253 87 157 44 116
  Company or Union Retirement 135 75 78 99 25 103 35 68 17 37
  Federal Government Retirement 38 17 27 40 19 19 3 15 4 12
  Military Retirement 37 41 12 31 16 16 15 21 0 13
  State or Local Government Retirement 123 71 49 125 34 93 38 39 15 34
  Railroad Retirement 10 6 2 8 0 2 0 5 0 0
  Annuities 1 2 0 6 0 1 0 4 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 0 7 3 16 4 5 0 0 0 2
  Other or Don't Know 15 10 4 13 5 11 9 8 6 9
Pension Income 310 194 156 269 77 224 82 146 38 103
  Company or Union Retirement 118 65 72 95 11 93 35 65 14 38
  Federal Government Retirement 28 21 22 32 13 19 3 15 4 9
  Military Retirement 36 41 12 24 13 15 14 21 0 13
  State or Local Government Retirement 115 65 47 119 34 91 36 37 15 34
  Railroad Retirement 9 0 0 2 0 0 0 5 0 0
  Annuities 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Alimony 12 2 6 5 0 3 0 6 7 3
Child Support 20 1 3 11 2 4 0 5 3 2
Educational Assistance 12 14 5 22 2 9 1 19 0 4
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
27 10 0 19 0 8 2 8 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 4 0 1 0 0 2 0 5 0 1

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 4,103 6,410 3,533 8,111 2,521 6,508 2,539 6,863 1,764 4,430
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
4,297 6,580 3,661 8,325 2,715 6,683 2,697 6,938 1,816 4,469
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 165 98 46 24 5 11 11 15 19 1
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
502 369 247 419 174 327 135 215 102 119
  Government Transfer Payments 487 318 220 317 148 218 91 118 94 106
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 25 31 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
196 124 47 18 6 10 10 10 19 3
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
389 270 171 323 105 255 86 170 44 119

 

  $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 to 64 Years
All Races
    Total 2,421 5,782 2,036 2,959 1,451 3,907 1,339 2,345 1,136 2,626
Earnings 2,035 6,183 1,365 2,807 1,069 4,222 841 2,400 751 2,774
  Wages and Salary 2,004 5,761 1,343 2,763 1,055 4,020 819 2,334 719 2,687
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 37 467 6 76 7 179 8 72 16 109
  Farm Self-Employment 2 30 0 4 1 23 4 2 2 10
Social Security 0 96 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 5 0 1 0 0 1 1 0
Survivor Benefits 2 7 2 2 2 7 0 2 0 4
Disability Benefits 2 2 0 0 0 3 5 3 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 3 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 6
Workers Compensation 2 2 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0
Property Income 49 94 23 43 42 61 33 33 6 17
  Interest 14 46 6 3 27 6 16 9 1 11
  Dividends 5 33 3 8 0 38 0 8 2 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 14 67 1 6 1 18 0 8 0 9
Retirement Income 40 80 41 36 41 89 15 33 22 51
  Company or Union Retirement 17 23 16 9 17 28 5 1 1 18
  Federal Government Retirement 8 9 4 4 1 16 0 4 7 9
  Military Retirement 4 5 9 3 2 8 0 0 5 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 12 35 10 18 21 23 7 17 6 21
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 3 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 0 0 0 2 0 7 0 0 0 2
  Other or Don't Know 0 4 2 0 0 10 0 0 0 2
Pension Income 40 74 34 32 39 72 17 30 18 47
  Company or Union Retirement 17 24 16 9 16 25 5 1 0 15
  Federal Government Retirement 8 9 4 4 1 16 0 4 7 9
  Military Retirement 4 5 9 3 2 11 0 0 2 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 12 34 10 16 21 23 9 14 6 21
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 3 0
Alimony 4 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Child Support 0 6 4 2 2 3 0 1 0 1
Educational Assistance 2 4 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
7 2 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 2,032 6,272 1,372 2,813 1,070 4,215 851 2,403 766 2,789
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
2,117 6,302 1,454 2,893 1,136 4,270 930 2,454 820 2,806
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 93 0 0 0 5 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
61 158 61 60 29 95 24 46 44 62
  Government Transfer Payments 74 164 56 43 38 63 16 24 32 51
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
2 93 0 1 0 0 3 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
44 81 41 36 39 89 15 36 23 51

 

  $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 to 64 Years
All Races
    Total 943 1,980 822 1,958 639 1,091 557 1,269 431 749
Earnings 568 2,010 550 2,026 394 1,099 351 1,348 216 681
  Wages and Salary 552 1,920 531 1,924 381 1,098 326 1,294 200 658
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 8 71 15 104 3 7 2 45 5 19
  Farm Self-Employment 1 25 2 8 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 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Survivor Benefits 0 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 2
Disability Benefits 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 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 12 19 13 27 2 17 19 6 5 9
  Interest 0 18 2 16 7 3 0 0 2 7
  Dividends 0 4 0 2 0 0 13 1 0 3
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 16 0 18 0 0 0 1 0 0
Retirement Income 6 22 19 29 10 0 6 3 1 5
  Company or Union Retirement 0 4 8 9 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 2 7 7 4 0 0 0 0 4
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 1 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 6 6 0 11 2 0 6 3 0 1
  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 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 0 3 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 6 18 13 27 9 0 6 3 1 5
  Company or Union Retirement 0 4 6 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 1 7 7 4 0 0 0 0 4
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 1 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 6 6 0 11 2 0 6 3 0 1
  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 5 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 568 2,007 551 2,023 404 1,100 352 1,343 218 682
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
629 2,038 619 2,050 431 1,120 386 1,379 241 684
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
7 34 27 22 9 5 10 6 4 2
  Government Transfer Payments 11 18 16 23 8 3 11 6 5 1
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
6 23 19 31 10 0 6 3 1 5

 

    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 to 64 Years
All Races
    Total 393 11,717 32,830 169 45,031 170 0.466 0.0024 1,249
Earnings 243 10,547 35,896 77 47,156 186 0.433 0.0026 1,249
  Wages and Salary 240 9,710 36,271 80 47,144 184 0.424 0.0027 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 4 715 16,603 246 32,433 760 0.622 0.0102 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 3 55 2,083 59 16,531 1,189 0.765 0.0253 1,249
Social Security 0 0 10,443 87 11,548 80 0.313 0.0083 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 7,693 65 7,368 79 0.320 0.0122 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 2,337 69 3,390 131 0.499 0.0311 1,249
Veterans Benefits 5 0 10,037 411 13,432 360 0.499 0.0197 1,249
Survivor Benefits 20 0 8,601 671 15,071 756 0.578 0.0333 1,249
Disability Benefits 7 1 9,091 207 12,578 402 0.467 0.0273 1,249
Unemployment Compensation 10 0 3,444 67 4,959 85 0.503 0.0132 1,249
Workers Compensation 3 0 3,656 265 7,535 326 0.576 0.0285 1,249
Property Income 36 293 1,527 6 2,857 45 0.602 0.0097 1,249
  Interest 100 0 1,410 6 1,552 27 0.373 0.0161 1,249
  Dividends 0 91 1,537 12 2,589 69 0.564 0.0182 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 109 13 2,055 26 6,002 213 0.660 0.0417 1,249
Retirement Income 57 10 15,563 285 20,422 251 0.472 0.0098 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 32 2 11,446 339 17,227 353 0.511 0.0154 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 1 0 21,530 693 26,150 928 0.408 0.0330 1,249
  Military Retirement 12 0 18,545 407 22,400 686 0.357 0.0322 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 6 4 20,877 600 24,612 508 0.411 0.0186 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 17,686 5,654 18,752 1,661 0.394 0.0843 1,249
  Annuities 6 0 8,798 1,810 17,436 2,251 0.636 0.0734 1,249
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 0 0 9,085 1,402 14,144 1,091 0.499 0.0586 1,249
  Other or Don't Know 2 0 8,334 459 13,476 698 0.532 0.0376 1,249
Pension Income 46 4 18,087 309 22,404 294 0.448 0.0111 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 30 0 12,156 376 18,109 398 0.508 0.0166 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 1 0 26,401 1,385 31,271 1,157 0.369 0.0379 1,249
  Military Retirement 12 0 19,134 430 23,619 734 0.342 0.0341 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 3 0 23,117 478 26,432 531 0.378 0.0201 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Annuities 2 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Alimony 11 0 7,884 554 14,063 1,082 0.569 0.0530 1,249
Child Support 6 0 3,967 77 5,359 120 0.488 0.0179 1,249
Educational Assistance 0 0 3,540 108 5,625 145 0.533 0.0194 1,249
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
8 0 3,163 333 7,344 374 0.612 0.0332 1,249
Other Income, N.E.C. 3 0 2,985 132 5,818 552 0.652 0.0574 1,249

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 244 10,563 33,725 204 45,283 177 0.445 0.0026 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
284 10,800 34,419 191 45,651 175 0.447 0.0025 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 10,463 87 11,615 81 0.315 0.0083 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
55 21 12,287 95 17,288 145 0.438 0.0074 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 29 22 8,512 52 11,447 88 0.493 0.0060 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 6,523 105 6,550 76 0.379 0.0112 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 9,453 47 10,501 65 0.334 0.0069 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
57 10 9,206 79 14,989 169 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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