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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
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 121,907 5,799 2,798 3,474 4,326 5,330 3,439 5,166 3,688 6,022
Earnings 106,004 2,834 2,327 2,724 2,309 4,385 2,432 4,556 2,830 5,854
  Wages and Salary 99,172 2,277 2,107 2,449 2,054 3,875 2,286 4,095 2,700 5,386
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 9,194 1,983 484 548 337 725 185 520 153 518
  Farm Self-Employment 1,431 815 70 54 19 49 11 39 20 41
Social Security 7,763 398 572 835 1,754 1,240 1,075 712 509 284
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 2,652 449 277 573 844 224 106 96 31 26
Public Assistance 897 477 249 100 38 14 3 2 6 0
Veterans Benefits 1,280 227 218 142 84 133 61 92 41 17
Survivor Benefits 743 174 85 84 55 62 38 30 13 43
Disability Benefits 1,020 127 113 130 188 90 63 64 54 29
Unemployment Compensation 5,848 2,387 1,459 804 515 306 113 99 54 28
Workers Compensation 1,198 531 167 83 96 66 55 34 48 28
Property Income 63,011 51,337 4,013 2,277 1,048 923 434 464 206 371
  Interest 59,578 52,657 2,782 1,345 728 467 236 294 34 245
  Dividends 18,896 15,307 1,333 835 181 372 115 202 30 142
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 6,785 4,133 730 541 189 345 74 71 34 146
Retirement Income 6,096 641 510 457 517 435 313 363 345 331
  Company or Union Retirement 2,653 404 309 248 242 191 124 139 142 105
  Federal Government Retirement 500 29 10 35 57 25 6 33 22 42
  Military Retirement 664 27 8 17 56 59 57 65 85 61
  State or Local Government Retirement 1,604 89 94 77 102 118 89 110 76 90
  Railroad Retirement 64 0 4 14 6 3 1 3 2 1
  Annuities 131 32 12 19 6 10 4 16 3 1
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 193 29 27 32 12 22 7 6 0 18
  Other or Don't Know 486 78 78 55 49 38 38 18 15 14
Pension Income 4,673 423 341 296 318 328 223 293 294 253
  Company or Union Retirement 2,182 316 240 193 181 160 107 102 115 83
  Federal Government Retirement 356 18 3 19 13 16 6 11 21 30
  Military Retirement 589 9 2 11 47 53 53 63 77 58
  State or Local Government Retirement 1,391 59 74 51 68 89 64 103 73 84
  Railroad Retirement 40 0 3 10 6 3 1 3 0 0
  Annuities 63 8 8 11 3 6 0 11 3 1
Alimony 339 67 42 57 39 26 12 12 13 13
Child Support 3,489 1,110 981 668 326 165 92 36 29 16
Educational Assistance 2,295 945 518 306 151 155 20 49 26 54
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
1,022 475 121 135 35 108 20 18 12 20
Other Income, N.E.C. 585 251 246 24 8 9 1 14 4 1

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 112,209 2,828 2,600 3,220 3,724 5,324 3,362 5,229 3,370 6,169
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
113,894 2,737 2,482 3,145 3,679 5,203 3,245 5,175 3,352 6,203
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 7,821 398 576 846 1,757 1,240 1,079 715 511 286
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
12,213 747 817 1,037 1,957 1,417 1,133 823 696 566
  Government Transfer Payments 20,123 3,709 2,621 2,254 3,204 2,033 1,415 1,150 803 526
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 3,421 836 498 652 871 239 114 108 44 27
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
10,508 859 829 1,311 2,574 1,532 1,197 864 588 315
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
9,321 1,409 968 1,059 1,349 641 429 467 391 361

 

  $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
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 3,764 5,260 3,323 6,454 2,601 5,358 2,610 5,317 2,006 3,681
Earnings 3,144 5,029 2,770 6,611 2,013 5,320 2,116 5,578 1,527 3,679
  Wages and Salary 3,026 4,638 2,654 6,255 1,947 5,010 2,019 5,309 1,496 3,549
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 107 400 111 483 52 289 78 282 24 139
  Farm Self-Employment 8 23 4 24 8 23 2 37 0 9
Social Security 133 71 40 13 5 9 11 8 15 1
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 10 16 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Public Assistance 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 22 22 16 79 60 26 9 10 3 5
Survivor Benefits 28 14 6 19 12 8 0 9 0 10
Disability Benefits 40 17 15 25 11 7 10 4 2 2
Unemployment Compensation 32 13 10 6 5 0 0 0 0 2
Workers Compensation 19 10 14 10 10 3 0 6 3 3
Property Income 205 232 165 123 99 117 49 81 14 30
  Interest 62 123 92 61 54 24 9 56 23 12
  Dividends 7 82 5 41 11 1 8 25 0 3
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 35 44 23 48 7 43 4 30 3 16
Retirement Income 312 199 142 282 80 217 83 148 43 111
  Company or Union Retirement 110 66 69 83 20 82 34 66 17 33
  Federal Government Retirement 31 16 23 32 16 11 3 15 4 12
  Military Retirement 37 29 11 31 12 16 15 19 0 13
  State or Local Government Retirement 113 62 38 108 28 90 34 35 15 34
  Railroad Retirement 7 6 2 8 0 0 0 5 0 0
  Annuities 1 2 0 6 0 1 0 3 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 0 0 3 14 4 5 0 0 0 2
  Other or Don't Know 12 10 4 13 4 8 7 8 6 9
Pension Income 272 170 130 234 59 197 77 139 37 94
  Company or Union Retirement 97 59 63 82 6 79 34 63 14 30
  Federal Government Retirement 25 19 18 27 11 11 3 15 4 9
  Military Retirement 36 29 11 24 10 15 14 19 0 13
  State or Local Government Retirement 104 61 36 102 28 88 32 35 15 34
  Railroad Retirement 6 0 0 2 0 0 0 5 0 0
  Annuities 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Alimony 9 2 6 5 0 3 0 6 7 3
Child Support 20 1 3 6 2 4 0 5 3 2
Educational Assistance 12 12 3 15 0 7 1 10 0 2
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
21 6 0 10 0 6 2 8 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 3 0 1

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 3,314 5,099 2,862 6,636 2,050 5,352 2,153 5,587 1,553 3,682
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
3,475 5,237 2,954 6,830 2,236 5,492 2,296 5,663 1,591 3,721
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 140 77 43 21 5 10 11 13 15 1
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
429 303 203 359 153 288 128 198 89 110
  Government Transfer Payments 405 263 188 269 126 187 82 101 83 99
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 14 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
157 96 42 13 5 10 9 8 17 3
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
330 220 145 281 83 219 78 161 43 112

 

  $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
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 1,991 4,783 1,745 2,508 1,252 3,278 1,161 2,019 1,007 2,210
Earnings 1,702 5,150 1,156 2,358 943 3,510 738 2,076 667 2,353
  Wages and Salary 1,679 4,776 1,139 2,318 929 3,344 718 2,020 639 2,269
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 34 416 5 67 6 148 8 64 13 98
  Farm Self-Employment 2 30 0 4 1 23 4 2 2 10
Social Security 0 79 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 0 0 0 0 0 0
Survivor Benefits 2 7 2 2 2 6 0 0 0 4
Disability Benefits 2 2 0 0 0 3 5 3 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6
Workers Compensation 2 2 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0
Property Income 43 85 23 43 36 59 29 31 6 17
  Interest 14 40 6 3 23 6 16 9 1 11
  Dividends 4 33 3 6 0 37 0 7 2 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 14 66 1 6 1 16 0 8 0 9
Retirement Income 38 76 37 36 38 75 15 31 20 47
  Company or Union Retirement 16 23 13 9 16 21 5 1 1 18
  Federal Government Retirement 6 9 4 3 1 14 0 4 7 4
  Military Retirement 4 4 9 3 2 7 0 0 3 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 12 32 9 18 19 20 7 16 6 21
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 1 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 9 0 0 0 2
Pension Income 37 70 30 32 36 62 17 28 16 42
  Company or Union Retirement 16 24 13 9 14 21 5 1 0 15
  Federal Government Retirement 6 9 4 3 1 14 0 4 7 4
  Military Retirement 4 4 9 3 2 11 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 12 30 9 16 19 20 9 13 6 21
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 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 3 2 2 2 3 0 1 0 1
Educational Assistance 2 3 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 6 0 0 1 0 7 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 1,699 5,227 1,160 2,360 944 3,506 749 2,080 677 2,370
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
1,768 5,262 1,228 2,429 1,001 3,556 823 2,132 725 2,380
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 76 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
58 137 52 59 26 84 22 44 41 54
  Government Transfer Payments 56 134 45 42 28 58 14 21 29 46
  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 74 0 1 0 0 3 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
42 76 37 36 36 75 15 34 20 47

 

  $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
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 825 1,671 689 1,673 527 948 502 1,047 366 654
Earnings 489 1,692 480 1,726 326 942 310 1,128 189 590
  Wages and Salary 475 1,596 465 1,632 313 938 288 1,086 174 572
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 8 67 12 99 3 7 2 40 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 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
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 10 19 13 24 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 15 0 0 0 1 0 0
Retirement Income 6 17 17 25 10 0 6 3 1 5
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 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 6 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 14 13 22 9 0 6 3 1 5
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 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 6 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 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 489 1,685 480 1,723 333 944 315 1,125 189 591
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
544 1,714 532 1,755 363 960 350 1,158 210 592
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
7 29 22 20 8 5 10 6 2 2
  Government Transfer Payments 11 18 15 19 7 2 10 6 2 1
  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
6 19 17 25 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
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 350 10,285 34,529 188 46,441 193 0.466 0.0027 1,249
Earnings 223 9,218 36,496 86 48,351 209 0.434 0.0029 1,249
  Wages and Salary 219 8,448 36,914 88 48,345 208 0.431 0.0030 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 4 651 16,607 257 33,202 826 0.620 0.0109 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 3 54 2,195 65 17,940 1,297 0.755 0.0261 1,249
Social Security 0 0 10,652 99 11,748 90 0.312 0.0092 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 7,579 87 7,347 98 0.332 0.0147 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 2,349 88 3,234 128 0.484 0.0320 1,249
Veterans Benefits 5 0 9,074 595 12,991 400 0.504 0.0225 1,249
Survivor Benefits 20 0 8,801 695 15,680 846 0.580 0.0354 1,249
Disability Benefits 7 1 9,363 237 13,270 486 0.474 0.0317 1,249
Unemployment Compensation 7 0 3,421 73 4,917 91 0.502 0.0143 1,249
Workers Compensation 3 0 3,522 290 7,592 362 0.586 0.0309 1,249
Property Income 34 279 1,535 7 2,994 50 0.616 0.0093 1,249
  Interest 91 0 1,415 6 1,612 30 0.393 0.0168 1,249
  Dividends 0 85 1,543 13 2,646 74 0.570 0.0185 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 107 11 2,053 28 6,282 233 0.669 0.0424 1,249
Retirement Income 53 10 16,204 301 21,071 277 0.470 0.0106 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 29 2 11,617 377 17,550 390 0.511 0.0166 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 1 0 21,892 760 26,703 1,058 0.421 0.0357 1,249
  Military Retirement 11 0 18,770 424 22,658 733 0.357 0.0342 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 6 4 21,285 621 25,104 544 0.410 0.0197 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Annuities 6 0 8,305 1,831 18,138 2,476 0.629 0.0775 1,249
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 0 0 9,237 1,415 14,671 1,234 0.519 0.0620 1,249
  Other or Don't Know 2 0 9,186 635 14,904 853 0.524 0.0416 1,249
Pension Income 42 4 18,479 325 22,886 320 0.447 0.0118 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 28 0 12,510 512 18,531 438 0.506 0.0179 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 1 0 27,004 1,425 31,991 1,313 0.378 0.0409 1,249
  Military Retirement 11 0 19,350 443 23,947 781 0.331 0.0365 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 3 0 23,206 499 26,630 561 0.381 0.0210 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 7,780 599 14,478 1,179 0.572 0.0554 1,249
Child Support 5 0 4,116 84 5,580 139 0.488 0.0199 1,249
Educational Assistance 0 0 3,479 129 5,527 165 0.533 0.0225 1,249
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
8 0 3,241 369 7,555 459 0.622 0.0389 1,249
Other Income, N.E.C. 3 0 2,923 138 5,274 566 0.637 0.0699 1,249

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 223 9,228 35,149 87 46,490 200 0.445 0.0028 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
254 9,444 35,452 86 46,930 198 0.447 0.0028 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 10,674 100 11,818 91 0.313 0.0092 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
51 21 12,791 136 17,985 166 0.439 0.0081 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 24 20 8,653 62 11,829 103 0.499 0.0068 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 6,444 125 6,542 90 0.383 0.0132 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 9,690 56 10,810 75 0.330 0.0079 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
53 10 9,768 100 16,182 201 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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