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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
73,748 3,031 1,653 1,944 2,253 2,963 2,280 3,078 2,118 3,130
Earnings 57,810 2,499 1,808 1,754 1,286 1,959 939 1,844 1,011 2,334
  Wages and Salary 53,479 2,173 1,719 1,630 1,177 1,741 892 1,557 954 2,055
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 5,574 1,164 250 262 158 337 70 292 73 296
  Farm Self-Employment 1,149 543 72 43 10 40 11 45 17 46
Social Security 14,916 402 557 780 1,398 1,988 2,825 2,870 1,789 1,108
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 1,289 230 134 268 360 130 62 53 19 21
Public Assistance 168 101 42 16 6 1 0 1 1 0
Veterans Benefits 1,748 379 275 185 129 173 75 118 74 28
Survivor Benefits 516 98 61 89 28 40 39 12 15 16
Disability Benefits 587 49 57 61 95 48 34 39 36 15
Unemployment Compensation 3,413 1,482 787 448 315 171 63 59 34 19
Workers Compensation 689 274 80 52 60 37 41 12 32 21
Property Income 40,260 30,867 2,895 1,693 909 738 445 403 177 316
  Interest 37,986 32,163 2,165 1,147 634 411 236 220 64 168
  Dividends 13,292 10,264 944 683 174 338 124 180 34 124
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 4,603 2,532 520 393 142 268 68 68 28 115
Retirement Income 9,387 920 859 828 724 716 535 502 425 391
  Company or Union Retirement 5,545 745 709 656 532 496 313 301 214 182
  Federal Government Retirement 798 31 23 38 23 20 18 24 42 58
  Military Retirement 906 20 9 30 54 75 74 91 90 73
  State or Local Government Retirement 1,655 94 83 58 89 87 108 75 91 76
  Railroad Retirement 126 12 3 14 3 10 13 3 3 4
  Annuities 166 38 25 28 5 4 8 15 8 9
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 272 35 35 42 17 24 7 13 0 20
  Other or Don't Know 355 62 42 35 21 57 16 14 10 7
Pension Income 8,479 821 759 720 624 663 479 456 409 374
  Company or Union Retirement 5,315 724 669 627 496 484 298 281 206 186
  Federal Government Retirement 706 16 18 31 7 19 22 15 39 53
  Military Retirement 850 9 2 18 54 73 73 89 82 73
  State or Local Government Retirement 1,519 82 80 41 73 76 91 69 84 70
  Railroad Retirement 101 11 3 9 0 10 13 3 3 3
  Annuities 83 9 9 16 2 4 5 11 3 9
Alimony 8 1 0 0 7 0 0 0 0 0
Child Support 225 121 50 32 12 8 0 0 0 1
Educational Assistance 2,082 724 478 329 100 146 30 62 33 39
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
677 255 127 117 41 54 12 13 9 10
Other Income, N.E.C. 412 174 179 30 0 3 0 6 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 69,461 2,397 1,984 2,103 2,246 3,333 3,310 4,157 2,578 3,215
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
70,655 2,212 1,748 1,912 2,029 2,895 2,411 3,226 2,117 3,232
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 15,018 403 559 791 1,395 1,987 2,837 2,873 1,792 1,114
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
17,834 429 488 705 1,298 1,659 1,921 1,880 1,454 1,311
  Government Transfer Payments 22,134 2,273 1,413 1,376 1,920 2,240 2,678 2,811 1,936 1,241
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 1,425 310 172 274 364 128 63 59 23 19
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
16,000 537 604 951 1,758 2,131 2,881 2,936 1,833 1,145
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
10,706 1,189 1,010 1,096 1,073 814 599 552 451 410

 

  $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
2,066 2,818 1,907 3,356 1,504 2,879 1,614 2,942 1,138 2,140
Earnings 1,179 2,227 1,209 2,967 910 2,550 1,025 2,806 691 1,954
  Wages and Salary 1,113 1,989 1,144 2,700 876 2,364 946 2,607 677 1,848
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 52 239 49 342 28 169 64 205 14 99
  Farm Self-Employment 13 22 3 28 8 21 2 29 0 9
Social Security 527 292 81 44 11 12 15 15 10 1
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 5 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Public Assistance 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 37 26 10 107 65 26 6 12 2 8
Survivor Benefits 19 3 0 18 0 7 0 9 0 14
Disability Benefits 29 15 14 25 11 9 9 4 3 0
Unemployment Compensation 12 5 0 3 4 0 0 0 0 1
Workers Compensation 31 7 11 6 9 7 0 2 0 2
Property Income 212 173 135 127 110 95 76 62 15 34
  Interest 137 85 82 45 73 36 13 27 22 12
  Dividends 11 99 8 61 8 1 8 15 0 16
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 38 25 13 56 7 31 9 24 3 31
Retirement Income 464 321 279 399 136 305 148 216 83 141
  Company or Union Retirement 237 143 124 152 54 126 52 91 45 47
  Federal Government Retirement 53 36 42 48 20 43 47 29 6 14
  Military Retirement 52 54 18 53 19 38 25 24 0 19
  State or Local Government Retirement 89 58 74 113 40 84 23 62 26 42
  Railroad Retirement 11 12 8 8 3 5 0 5 1 5
  Annuities 0 5 0 3 4 1 2 0 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 8 7 6 16 9 4 0 3 0 2
  Other or Don't Know 12 10 4 13 0 7 6 3 2 4
Pension Income 431 298 269 348 126 287 133 205 65 132
  Company or Union Retirement 228 144 121 152 50 117 51 88 42 47
  Federal Government Retirement 50 36 42 45 15 43 43 26 6 14
  Military Retirement 52 54 18 43 16 38 23 24 0 19
  State or Local Government Retirement 85 58 71 105 40 85 20 62 21 42
  Railroad Retirement 10 5 7 2 3 5 0 5 1 5
  Annuities 0 5 0 0 4 0 2 0 0 0
Alimony 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Child Support 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Educational Assistance 19 32 6 27 1 16 0 25 0 1
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
16 4 0 1 0 5 0 8 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 3 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 1,643 2,545 1,429 3,003 1,003 2,580 1,112 2,800 745 1,964
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
1,911 2,911 1,781 3,411 1,354 2,856 1,382 3,028 948 2,135
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 543 300 93 52 14 17 15 20 11 6
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
954 809 628 579 379 447 291 364 231 243
  Government Transfer Payments 749 517 317 376 186 263 176 216 130 152
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 7 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
537 304 81 44 11 12 15 15 11 1
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
472 324 280 400 136 307 143 225 82 141

 

  $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
1,194 2,802 1,105 1,545 850 2,087 747 1,223 737 1,512
Earnings 854 2,960 622 1,379 506 2,106 412 1,222 427 1,553
  Wages and Salary 825 2,708 603 1,363 485 1,989 386 1,171 412 1,497
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 37 303 5 35 3 106 8 51 8 57
  Farm Self-Employment 3 25 0 8 2 28 4 2 2 6
Social Security 0 194 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 0 0 0 2 2 4 0 2 6 3
Disability Benefits 1 2 1 5 0 2 5 0 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6
Workers Compensation 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Property Income 24 78 38 42 31 41 27 42 10 21
  Interest 5 42 7 6 16 4 10 13 1 11
  Dividends 0 42 3 4 3 33 0 7 2 3
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 11 47 0 11 0 14 0 6 0 8
Retirement Income 88 114 86 55 50 127 17 41 40 71
  Company or Union Retirement 36 39 32 9 20 47 8 4 1 21
  Federal Government Retirement 23 15 8 17 7 32 0 9 20 9
  Military Retirement 5 8 14 3 7 14 0 0 3 3
  State or Local Government Retirement 28 42 19 22 11 36 4 14 14 35
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0
  Annuities 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 0 0 0 3 6 5 0 0 0 2
  Other or Don't Know 7 2 2 0 0 4 0 2 0 0
Pension Income 87 107 79 39 47 120 18 39 31 66
  Company or Union Retirement 36 40 31 6 20 47 8 4 0 18
  Federal Government Retirement 19 15 8 9 6 32 0 9 20 9
  Military Retirement 5 8 14 3 7 18 0 0 0 3
  State or Local Government Retirement 27 41 19 20 11 31 5 14 8 35
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0
  Annuities 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
Alimony 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Child Support 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Educational Assistance 6 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 6 0 0 1 0 7 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 863 3,070 662 1,386 526 2,094 439 1,263 466 1,582
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
1,039 3,173 774 1,491 615 2,222 551 1,360 529 1,641
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 191 0 0 0 3 0 3 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
184 317 103 118 73 142 83 121 64 88
  Government Transfer Payments 105 293 85 73 38 89 38 71 37 72
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 190 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
91 118 86 55 48 127 17 44 40 71

 

  $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
608 1,176 558 1,226 385 637 326 756 286 486
Earnings 318 1,165 340 1,195 215 611 197 795 120 415
  Wages and Salary 316 1,065 341 1,118 203 609 182 765 113 402
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 12 66 4 67 0 6 2 23 6 13
  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 3 0 2 0 3 0 0 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 8 23 15 18 16 14 17 7 14 13
  Interest 0 14 6 10 6 3 2 3 0 5
  Dividends 0 6 0 7 0 0 8 3 0 12
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 19 0 10 0 5 0 0 0 0
Retirement Income 8 35 20 38 24 3 15 17 4 18
  Company or Union Retirement 0 2 5 21 7 0 0 6 3 8
  Federal Government Retirement 0 9 7 6 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 0 4 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 0 0 3 1 0 0 0 3 0
Pension Income 7 27 16 36 24 0 15 14 1 18
  Company or Union Retirement 0 2 3 17 7 0 0 0 3 8
  Federal Government Retirement 0 8 7 6 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 0 4 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 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
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 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 345 1,141 363 1,189 238 623 210 789 142 420
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
430 1,217 438 1,224 255 639 239 829 183 438
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
54 53 42 33 12 6 16 18 13 18
  Government Transfer Payments 38 22 22 23 9 7 17 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 36 20 38 24 3 15 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
273 8,416 37,409 148 52,640 282 0.474 0.0034 1,249
Earnings 170 7,274 41,249 120 55,628 335 0.454 0.0038 1,249
  Wages and Salary 160 6,604 41,638 124 55,351 336 0.446 0.0040 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 4 595 21,520 352 40,994 1,191 0.607 0.0131 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 3 57 3,568 655 23,683 1,892 0.727 0.0291 1,249
Social Security 0 0 14,565 60 14,714 64 0.245 0.0062 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 7,579 150 7,545 150 0.349 0.0211 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 2,087 180 2,663 273 0.432 0.0901 1,249
Veterans Benefits 6 0 8,181 453 12,111 330 0.514 0.0197 1,249
Survivor Benefits 14 0 8,405 1,053 17,513 1,149 0.599 0.0405 1,249
Disability Benefits 3 5 11,643 711 17,530 840 0.479 0.0390 1,249
Unemployment Compensation 0 0 3,215 104 4,725 107 0.503 0.0174 1,249
Workers Compensation 0 0 4,690 498 8,834 483 0.558 0.0360 1,249
Property Income 35 241 1,631 9 4,120 75 0.677 0.0079 1,249
  Interest 84 0 1,477 8 2,153 44 0.509 0.0165 1,249
  Dividends 0 67 1,619 16 3,514 104 0.636 0.0160 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 96 4 2,272 37 8,119 314 0.683 0.0465 1,249
Retirement Income 95 26 15,551 269 21,657 237 0.483 0.0086 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 55 2 10,656 210 16,446 263 0.514 0.0120 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 6 3 29,537 909 33,183 865 0.358 0.0269 1,249
  Military Retirement 12 0 20,305 549 25,187 668 0.359 0.0281 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 15 3 24,388 645 28,499 588 0.403 0.0191 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 21,159 3,431 20,692 1,403 0.375 0.0667 1,249
  Annuities 4 0 6,783 635 14,473 1,733 0.608 0.0752 1,249
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 9 0 10,718 1,007 18,934 1,470 0.526 0.0560 1,249
  Other or Don't Know 5 0 10,678 459 16,722 1,177 0.545 0.0496 1,249
Pension Income 78 12 15,952 282 21,618 243 0.475 0.0090 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 53 0 10,730 210 16,371 264 0.511 0.0123 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 6 0 30,344 837 34,426 892 0.335 0.0288 1,249
  Military Retirement 12 0 20,802 557 25,923 690 0.349 0.0290 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 12 0 25,372 851 28,901 595 0.391 0.0199 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 18,332 4,008 20,721 1,652 0.387 0.0762 1,249
  Annuities 0 0 13,454 2,504 16,865 2,120 0.500 0.0972 1,249
Alimony 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Child Support 0 0 2,313 172 3,325 261 0.470 0.0558 1,249
Educational Assistance 0 0 4,155 133 6,875 213 0.547 0.0226 1,249
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
0 0 4,144 286 6,711 409 0.557 0.0432 1,249
Other Income, N.E.C. 3 0 2,942 159 5,402 723 0.646 0.0862 1,249

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 169 7,334 34,461 367 49,457 286 0.480 0.0036 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
203 7,666 36,907 130 51,498 282 0.469 0.0035 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 14,592 60 14,788 65 0.247 0.0062 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
61 142 18,423 128 23,706 155 0.381 0.0066 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 22 75 14,223 78 16,877 113 0.421 0.0061 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 7,107 192 7,138 147 0.372 0.0202 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 14,253 61 14,353 62 0.255 0.0060 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
95 26 13,213 241 19,939 216 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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