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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
All Races
    Total 91,653 1,901 1,246 2,026 2,940 3,848 2,930 3,987 2,902 4,460
Earnings 72,297 1,652 1,255 1,493 1,336 2,446 1,227 2,594 1,564 3,580
  Wages and Salary 66,729 1,288 1,124 1,316 1,178 2,139 1,126 2,202 1,472 3,202
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 7,077 1,303 304 351 224 467 119 409 111 416
  Farm Self-Employment 1,247 627 67 43 10 40 13 51 16 47
Social Security 18,316 461 677 1,136 2,004 2,661 3,419 3,265 2,066 1,247
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 2,100 363 245 433 637 187 88 69 31 27
Public Assistance 280 161 76 22 8 6 0 1 1 0
Veterans Benefits 2,263 462 361 225 157 236 93 159 86 50
Survivor Benefits 591 122 62 101 37 44 45 15 20 20
Disability Benefits 841 79 84 99 133 67 54 55 58 18
Unemployment Compensation 4,498 1,812 1,088 630 409 245 99 74 37 27
Workers Compensation 909 352 116 70 87 46 51 24 43 27
Property Income 45,334 34,714 3,340 1,933 1,032 822 508 453 225 341
  Interest 42,702 36,166 2,461 1,285 705 458 276 241 75 189
  Dividends 14,512 11,204 1,029 777 189 360 125 194 37 144
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 5,468 3,042 637 462 184 326 87 87 29 121
Retirement Income 11,036 1,097 1,022 999 883 848 643 595 506 475
  Company or Union Retirement 6,474 863 838 766 625 586 368 344 258 239
  Federal Government Retirement 957 35 26 43 28 26 20 45 48 71
  Military Retirement 1,079 22 12 39 80 102 96 107 107 82
  State or Local Government Retirement 1,943 120 96 90 114 107 134 91 101 82
  Railroad Retirement 147 13 5 14 8 10 14 4 5 4
  Annuities 178 45 23 30 5 4 11 15 10 9
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 291 33 44 49 17 26 8 13 1 20
  Other or Don't Know 443 88 53 47 32 58 22 19 10 8
Pension Income 9,850 952 894 844 751 788 566 532 470 450
  Company or Union Retirement 6,160 835 789 720 586 568 347 322 237 234
  Federal Government Retirement 834 19 21 38 8 25 25 25 44 66
  Military Retirement 1,014 9 6 27 76 99 94 105 98 82
  State or Local Government Retirement 1,748 92 88 59 91 93 110 83 93 76
  Railroad Retirement 114 13 5 9 0 10 14 4 3 3
  Annuities 92 15 9 16 2 4 6 11 4 9
Alimony 13 3 0 1 7 2 0 0 0 0
Child Support 219 130 42 27 13 6 0 0 0 0
Educational Assistance 1,171 438 266 182 51 77 11 40 17 28
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
633 296 92 86 23 61 4 9 22 6
Other Income, N.E.C. 441 208 167 31 1 3 0 9 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 86,864 1,567 1,521 2,110 2,794 4,381 4,086 5,260 3,358 4,564
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
88,402 1,372 1,239 1,914 2,567 3,836 3,079 4,231 2,876 4,610
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 18,437 462 682 1,146 2,004 2,660 3,435 3,269 2,070 1,253
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
21,914 540 610 1,077 1,904 2,257 2,423 2,189 1,727 1,513
  Government Transfer Payments 27,660 2,606 1,873 1,972 2,844 3,054 3,323 3,284 2,270 1,436
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 2,327 490 311 436 642 189 96 76 35 26
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
20,077 645 784 1,405 2,641 2,880 3,521 3,356 2,127 1,294
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
13,185 1,525 1,298 1,417 1,485 993 741 665 539 510

 

  $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
All Races
    Total 2,741 3,800 2,554 4,652 1,982 3,916 1,933 4,025 1,490 2,729
Earnings 1,698 3,084 1,695 4,230 1,284 3,506 1,296 3,948 942 2,549
  Wages and Salary 1,611 2,764 1,599 3,893 1,256 3,226 1,201 3,713 927 2,414
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 81 319 91 420 36 259 76 250 19 119
  Farm Self-Employment 12 25 3 28 8 22 2 31 0 13
Social Security 609 346 91 52 11 15 15 8 12 1
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 8 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Public Assistance 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 61 30 16 132 95 38 13 21 3 8
Survivor Benefits 22 3 2 19 0 7 0 11 0 14
Disability Benefits 40 16 21 29 13 18 11 5 3 0
Unemployment Compensation 29 7 3 3 5 0 2 0 2 1
Workers Compensation 34 8 14 6 9 9 2 2 0 3
Property Income 233 209 144 127 123 103 78 65 19 39
  Interest 148 93 92 50 75 36 13 28 27 13
  Dividends 12 118 8 62 8 1 9 16 0 17
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 43 29 15 53 7 31 9 26 3 33
Retirement Income 569 395 310 467 161 353 161 236 89 144
  Company or Union Retirement 280 173 132 172 64 159 58 97 46 48
  Federal Government Retirement 74 39 50 69 22 51 48 34 11 17
  Military Retirement 57 71 21 55 25 40 26 26 0 19
  State or Local Government Retirement 110 73 83 134 45 89 25 67 26 41
  Railroad Retirement 15 12 9 8 3 6 0 5 1 5
  Annuities 1 5 0 3 4 1 2 0 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 8 7 6 17 9 4 0 3 0 2
  Other or Don't Know 17 10 5 16 2 7 9 4 2 4
Pension Income 522 366 296 408 149 327 144 224 69 135
  Company or Union Retirement 271 170 129 169 59 144 57 94 43 48
  Federal Government Retirement 65 39 48 61 17 51 45 29 9 17
  Military Retirement 56 71 21 45 22 39 25 26 0 19
  State or Local Government Retirement 106 73 80 126 45 89 23 67 21 41
  Railroad Retirement 15 6 7 2 3 5 0 5 1 5
  Annuities 1 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 5 7 4 17 2 7 1 14 0 3
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
7 4 0 5 0 2 0 8 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 5 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 2,258 3,462 1,956 4,274 1,388 3,549 1,396 3,936 1,006 2,560
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
2,616 3,888 2,398 4,738 1,773 3,885 1,705 4,188 1,241 2,737
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 629 355 103 59 14 21 15 14 13 6
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
1,157 950 737 677 433 516 334 402 264 256
  Government Transfer Payments 929 622 384 439 228 300 201 240 148 161
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 13 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
628 364 91 53 11 15 16 8 14 1
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
576 401 312 466 169 355 160 246 88 146

 

  $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
All Races
    Total 1,526 3,727 1,350 1,944 1,029 2,658 923 1,540 871 1,889
Earnings 1,113 3,890 798 1,741 639 2,709 511 1,528 521 1,939
  Wages and Salary 1,080 3,551 771 1,708 618 2,563 486 1,469 500 1,876
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 39 392 6 50 5 134 8 60 10 75
  Farm Self-Employment 3 25 0 8 2 29 4 2 2 7
Social Security 0 221 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 1 1 0 0 1 1 0
Survivor Benefits 0 0 0 2 2 5 0 2 6 3
Disability Benefits 1 2 1 5 0 2 5 3 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 3 0 0 2 3 0 0 1 0 6
Workers Compensation 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Property Income 33 86 38 44 36 42 29 43 10 22
  Interest 9 46 9 6 21 4 10 13 1 12
  Dividends 0 42 5 4 3 34 0 8 2 3
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 10 50 0 11 0 16 0 6 0 8
Retirement Income 91 121 93 58 58 145 18 47 42 79
  Company or Union Retirement 38 40 39 9 24 53 9 4 1 23
  Federal Government Retirement 25 18 10 17 8 32 0 9 20 15
  Military Retirement 5 9 14 3 7 15 0 0 5 3
  State or Local Government Retirement 30 44 19 24 14 40 4 20 14 35
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 1 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 6 0 2 0 0
Pension Income 90 114 88 41 54 136 20 42 33 74
  Company or Union Retirement 38 41 38 6 24 53 9 4 0 20
  Federal Government Retirement 21 18 10 9 6 32 0 9 20 15
  Military Retirement 5 9 14 3 7 18 0 0 2 3
  State or Local Government Retirement 29 43 19 22 14 36 5 17 8 35
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 1 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 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
2 2 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 1,123 4,021 844 1,749 667 2,693 543 1,572 561 1,966
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
1,324 4,125 971 1,886 773 2,839 669 1,684 634 2,032
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 218 0 0 0 4 0 3 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
205 349 117 133 86 160 90 133 73 98
  Government Transfer Payments 133 331 102 80 52 99 44 82 43 81
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 217 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
95 125 93 58 56 145 18 50 42 79

 

  $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
All Races
    Total 710 1,481 682 1,468 481 792 387 949 348 575
Earnings 385 1,466 401 1,470 272 748 241 1,010 141 508
  Wages and Salary 380 1,368 400 1,388 264 748 220 964 132 489
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 13 70 7 80 0 6 2 30 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 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Survivor Benefits 0 3 0 2 0 3 0 0 3 2
Disability Benefits 0 0 0 3 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 19 17 16 17 12 14 5
  Interest 0 15 6 12 8 3 2 3 0 6
  Dividends 0 6 0 7 0 0 8 6 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 19 0 10 0 8 0 0 0 0
Retirement Income 8 37 23 44 27 3 15 17 4 20
  Company or Union Retirement 0 4 8 22 8 0 0 6 3 9
  Federal Government Retirement 0 9 7 6 3 0 0 4 0 7
  Military Retirement 0 2 4 0 3 0 6 0 1 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 6 6 0 9 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 29 18 40 25 0 15 14 1 20
  Company or Union Retirement 0 4 6 17 8 0 0 0 3 9
  Federal Government Retirement 0 8 7 6 3 0 0 4 0 7
  Military Retirement 0 2 4 0 3 0 6 0 1 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 6 6 0 9 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 5 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 414 1,444 427 1,465 298 760 257 1,005 167 510
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
507 1,521 519 1,492 320 781 283 1,048 213 528
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
58 58 45 37 16 6 16 18 16 19
  Government Transfer Payments 38 27 24 26 13 8 18 10 8 12
  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
8 39 23 45 27 3 15 17 4 20

 

    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
All Races
    Total 314 9,948 37,463 144 52,594 250 0.456 0.0031 1,249
Earnings 189 8,697 41,398 95 56,036 296 0.428 0.0035 1,249
  Wages and Salary 178 7,924 41,865 97 56,007 296 0.419 0.0036 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 4 694 21,507 283 40,414 1,089 0.600 0.0120 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 3 59 2,487 354 22,390 1,759 0.733 0.0279 1,249
Social Security 0 0 14,123 55 14,354 57 0.249 0.0056 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 7,537 116 7,387 113 0.344 0.0165 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 2,177 145 3,492 490 0.547 0.1064 1,249
Veterans Benefits 6 0 8,836 423 12,558 289 0.507 0.0167 1,249
Survivor Benefits 13 0 8,229 854 16,465 1,007 0.591 0.0391 1,249
Disability Benefits 4 5 10,965 604 16,227 654 0.470 0.0320 1,249
Unemployment Compensation 7 0 3,503 86 5,155 117 0.515 0.0171 1,249
Workers Compensation 0 0 4,725 392 8,572 396 0.554 0.0309 1,249
Property Income 35 254 1,633 9 3,987 68 0.668 0.0077 1,249
  Interest 84 0 1,476 8 2,116 41 0.501 0.0156 1,249
  Dividends 0 72 1,619 15 3,429 95 0.629 0.0149 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 99 4 2,247 34 7,432 273 0.673 0.0521 1,249
Retirement Income 104 27 15,109 242 21,033 213 0.483 0.0080 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 57 2 10,622 192 16,190 237 0.510 0.0112 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 7 3 28,635 871 32,180 766 0.354 0.0248 1,249
  Military Retirement 15 0 19,421 428 24,163 600 0.360 0.0262 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 20 3 23,310 558 27,430 540 0.417 0.0179 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 19,738 3,363 20,367 1,294 0.397 0.0613 1,249
  Annuities 4 0 6,742 614 14,021 1,628 0.600 0.0742 1,249
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 9 0 10,231 1,108 18,270 1,389 0.528 0.0548 1,249
  Other or Don't Know 4 0 10,034 693 15,339 964 0.544 0.0449 1,249
Pension Income 88 12 15,611 261 21,163 221 0.475 0.0084 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 55 0 10,658 193 16,125 240 0.509 0.0114 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 7 0 29,674 786 33,465 805 0.337 0.0268 1,249
  Military Retirement 15 0 19,805 481 24,821 621 0.352 0.0270 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 17 0 24,562 574 28,278 553 0.396 0.0187 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 18,131 3,889 20,520 1,567 0.392 0.0724 1,249
  Annuities 0 0 12,852 3,124 16,021 1,976 0.520 0.0916 1,249
Alimony 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Child Support 0 0 2,098 158 2,977 219 0.465 0.0577 1,249
Educational Assistance 0 0 3,892 180 6,456 269 0.547 0.0301 1,249
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
0 0 3,059 384 6,531 482 0.599 0.0497 1,249
Other Income, N.E.C. 3 0 2,685 176 5,381 692 0.657 0.0807 1,249

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 188 8,764 35,319 116 49,665 254 0.459 0.0032 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
229 9,132 36,972 107 51,427 250 0.442 0.0032 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 14,148 55 14,423 57 0.251 0.0056 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
65 152 17,452 101 22,590 135 0.384 0.0059 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 34 80 13,614 70 16,333 98 0.419 0.0055 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 7,080 155 7,085 121 0.371 0.0168 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 13,695 56 13,916 55 0.260 0.0054 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
104 27 12,186 162 18,855 187 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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