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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 75,740 1,689 1,070 1,637 2,190 2,731 1,690 2,739 1,916 3,504
Earnings 68,117 1,304 1,025 1,251 1,131 2,121 1,116 2,366 1,461 3,370
  Wages and Salary 63,253 1,017 929 1,126 990 1,871 1,029 2,038 1,372 3,038
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 6,383 1,186 258 302 204 396 112 354 104 375
  Farm Self-Employment 1,071 580 54 35 9 31 6 33 16 34
Social Security 4,377 162 249 410 798 733 659 517 346 217
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 1,766 245 194 384 572 151 86 64 26 25
Public Assistance 267 152 73 20 8 6 0 1 1 0
Veterans Benefits 1,408 249 210 142 98 166 49 112 43 28
Survivor Benefits 259 67 23 30 13 18 13 11 2 18
Disability Benefits 706 67 66 84 115 49 49 53 49 15
Unemployment Compensation 4,328 1,747 1,054 611 381 238 96 74 34 21
Workers Compensation 817 325 114 69 73 44 42 15 40 26
Property Income 36,064 29,138 2,365 1,362 616 536 297 284 132 219
  Interest 33,899 29,902 1,623 785 428 254 153 159 23 141
  Dividends 11,205 9,082 742 539 94 225 66 112 25 78
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 4,162 2,506 467 320 117 248 54 41 18 98
Retirement Income 4,055 367 276 292 302 247 208 240 207 205
  Company or Union Retirement 1,781 208 187 177 161 99 73 94 72 76
  Federal Government Retirement 343 13 4 19 24 13 8 25 14 33
  Military Retirement 667 15 5 20 53 60 54 65 84 61
  State or Local Government Retirement 872 62 36 36 39 53 58 43 26 30
  Railroad Retirement 66 1 4 14 3 3 0 3 2 1
  Annuities 65 21 3 8 3 4 2 9 3 1
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 111 14 15 15 9 15 4 4 1 6
  Other or Don't Know 277 56 35 26 25 23 22 17 9 2
Pension Income 3,275 251 188 214 214 201 162 196 175 175
  Company or Union Retirement 1,579 183 157 158 137 87 70 77 55 67
  Federal Government Retirement 264 5 1 16 6 12 8 6 12 27
  Military Retirement 621 7 2 14 51 57 54 63 74 61
  State or Local Government Retirement 750 42 30 20 23 46 44 38 24 24
  Railroad Retirement 38 1 4 9 0 3 0 3 0 0
  Annuities 28 5 0 4 0 4 0 5 3 1
Alimony 9 1 0 1 7 0 0 0 0 0
Child Support 212 127 39 27 13 6 0 0 0 0
Educational Assistance 1,167 437 266 179 51 77 11 40 17 28
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
579 268 72 86 23 55 4 9 22 6
Other Income, N.E.C. 323 137 142 16 1 2 0 8 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 71,693 1,271 1,156 1,478 1,747 2,690 1,704 2,848 1,808 3,592
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
72,805 1,220 1,039 1,476 1,714 2,614 1,629 2,792 1,763 3,606
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 4,435 163 253 419 796 733 664 520 348 218
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
7,393 374 356 556 918 834 710 547 461 399
  Government Transfer Payments 13,174 2,404 1,628 1,415 1,813 1,303 900 818 552 396
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 1,985 365 258 387 578 152 95 69 29 24
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
5,970 340 353 667 1,368 905 757 602 402 248
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
5,889 683 514 652 846 358 305 305 233 236

 

  $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 2,012 3,042 1,919 4,012 1,548 3,431 1,528 3,623 1,234 2,391
Earnings 1,630 2,966 1,655 4,019 1,253 3,405 1,244 3,827 903 2,449
  Wages and Salary 1,550 2,667 1,560 3,726 1,223 3,146 1,149 3,616 888 2,327
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 76 304 89 379 35 244 73 226 19 109
  Farm Self-Employment 8 18 3 20 8 20 2 31 0 11
Social Security 126 51 23 8 0 1 6 1 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 34 20 7 91 77 32 13 14 3 5
Survivor Benefits 16 0 0 14 0 2 0 3 0 8
Disability Benefits 40 16 16 25 11 13 11 5 2 0
Unemployment Compensation 29 7 3 3 5 0 2 0 2 1
Workers Compensation 17 8 12 6 9 5 2 1 0 3
Property Income 122 134 89 72 71 72 32 41 10 18
  Interest 35 64 53 34 41 17 2 27 20 6
  Dividends 0 60 5 34 5 1 5 10 0 2
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 24 17 15 29 5 23 0 18 3 15
Retirement Income 237 154 115 236 62 170 63 109 35 79
  Company or Union Retirement 96 54 49 79 11 78 24 44 17 24
  Federal Government Retirement 24 8 24 25 10 9 3 14 4 6
  Military Retirement 37 41 11 31 16 14 15 21 0 13
  State or Local Government Retirement 57 30 29 79 25 54 18 23 11 24
  Railroad Retirement 10 6 2 8 0 2 0 5 0 0
  Annuities 1 2 0 3 0 1 0 0 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 0 0 3 8 4 4 0 0 0 2
  Other or Don't Know 9 7 4 9 2 4 9 4 2 4
Pension Income 207 130 112 193 52 148 51 102 29 70
  Company or Union Retirement 87 49 49 76 8 72 24 41 14 24
  Federal Government Retirement 18 8 21 20 5 9 3 14 4 6
  Military Retirement 36 41 11 24 13 13 14 21 0 13
  State or Local Government Retirement 50 30 29 73 25 51 16 23 11 24
  Railroad Retirement 9 0 0 2 0 0 0 5 0 0
  Annuities 1 2 0 0 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 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 1,767 3,031 1,703 4,037 1,270 3,423 1,264 3,827 919 2,445
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
1,858 3,111 1,744 4,153 1,385 3,495 1,377 3,855 965 2,455
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 136 57 25 15 0 3 6 7 12 1
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
334 219 134 253 105 195 96 143 71 72
  Government Transfer Payments 326 193 137 210 114 128 63 81 76 77
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 13 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
143 67 23 9 0 1 8 1 14 1
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
246 161 117 235 68 172 62 122 35 80

 

  $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 1,302 3,436 1,157 1,768 833 2,435 773 1,380 748 1,750
Earnings 1,076 3,731 775 1,680 604 2,615 493 1,486 507 1,869
  Wages and Salary 1,049 3,419 753 1,661 590 2,478 468 1,437 486 1,809
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 35 348 6 46 5 131 8 50 10 73
  Farm Self-Employment 2 24 0 4 1 23 4 2 2 7
Social Security 0 58 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 0 0 0 2 0 3 0 0 0 3
Disability Benefits 0 2 0 0 0 2 5 3 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 3 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 6
Workers Compensation 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Property Income 24 43 15 27 28 20 9 23 6 13
  Interest 7 13 0 1 19 4 3 6 0 8
  Dividends 0 14 3 4 0 17 0 8 2 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 9 30 0 2 0 7 0 6 0 8
Retirement Income 27 61 23 27 27 57 11 26 13 42
  Company or Union Retirement 14 21 8 6 16 24 5 1 1 15
  Federal Government Retirement 4 7 4 4 0 8 0 4 7 7
  Military Retirement 4 5 9 3 2 8 0 0 5 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 5 22 6 14 8 12 4 11 0 18
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 0 2
  Other or Don't Know 0 1 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 27 58 20 26 25 50 13 23 9 37
  Company or Union Retirement 14 23 8 6 16 24 5 1 0 12
  Federal Government Retirement 4 7 4 4 0 8 0 4 7 7
  Military Retirement 4 5 9 3 2 11 0 0 2 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 5 21 6 13 8 12 5 8 0 18
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 0 0 0 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 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 4 0 0 1 0 7 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 1,076 3,782 773 1,681 605 2,605 501 1,493 519 1,881
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
1,130 3,791 824 1,746 648 2,665 559 1,501 560 1,895
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 55 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
46 98 42 57 18 69 20 35 29 49
  Government Transfer Payments 57 104 50 41 27 47 11 18 21 42
  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 54 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
31 61 23 27 26 57 11 29 14 42

 

  $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 593 1,348 581 1,376 407 721 360 888 279 515
Earnings 358 1,398 387 1,412 268 730 240 975 140 487
  Wages and Salary 358 1,304 387 1,343 259 729 219 934 129 469
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 8 67 7 78 0 6 2 26 5 13
  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 0
Survivor Benefits 0 0 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 8 14 5 13 1 10 10 1 0 2
  Interest 0 11 0 10 2 3 0 0 0 3
  Dividends 0 4 0 2 0 0 8 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 11 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 0
Retirement Income 6 16 12 25 10 0 6 3 1 5
  Company or Union Retirement 0 2 8 9 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 1 4 6 3 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 9 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 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 6 15 11 23 9 0 6 3 1 5
  Company or Union Retirement 0 2 6 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 1 4 6 3 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 9 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 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 358 1,393 389 1,415 268 731 241 976 140 487
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
406 1,411 437 1,433 282 739 267 995 164 488
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
7 22 17 20 9 0 10 6 4 2
  Government Transfer Payments 11 9 11 17 7 1 10 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 17 12 27 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 282 8,903 40,837 106 55,441 287 0.447 0.0034 1,249
Earnings 185 8,207 41,792 95 56,679 304 0.420 0.0036 1,249
  Wages and Salary 177 7,534 42,211 97 56,602 303 0.412 0.0037 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 4 609 21,828 297 40,618 1,161 0.598 0.0127 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 3 41 2,310 79 19,934 1,528 0.733 0.0289 1,249
Social Security 0 0 11,944 126 12,865 124 0.293 0.0121 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 7,762 103 7,734 122 0.324 0.0182 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 2,204 151 3,554 511 0.555 0.1083 1,249
Veterans Benefits 5 0 10,080 398 13,674 389 0.497 0.0210 1,249
Survivor Benefits 10 0 9,303 1,595 17,715 1,634 0.594 0.0579 1,249
Disability Benefits 4 1 11,105 765 15,292 608 0.447 0.0337 1,249
Unemployment Compensation 7 0 3,489 87 5,112 118 0.512 0.0174 1,249
Workers Compensation 0 0 4,331 350 8,051 409 0.563 0.0334 1,249
Property Income 14 160 1,548 9 3,013 65 0.612 0.0122 1,249
  Interest 43 0 1,418 9 1,573 38 0.377 0.0222 1,249
  Dividends 0 58 1,542 16 2,717 99 0.580 0.0207 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 56 4 2,076 36 5,982 284 0.654 0.0752 1,249
Retirement Income 44 8 18,660 430 23,350 358 0.453 0.0128 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 26 2 14,484 779 20,232 520 0.495 0.0196 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 1 0 24,515 1,622 30,043 1,295 0.379 0.0429 1,249
  Military Retirement 12 0 19,336 432 23,677 747 0.347 0.0339 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 4 3 24,858 988 28,341 819 0.405 0.0261 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Annuities 1 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 0 0 10,297 1,215 15,934 1,722 0.495 0.0823 1,249
  Other or Don't Know 2 0 9,666 945 14,597 1,103 0.520 0.0557 1,249
Pension Income 37 3 20,515 456 24,778 399 0.432 0.0141 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 25 0 14,979 759 20,609 548 0.489 0.0207 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 1 0 28,943 1,099 34,137 1,520 0.342 0.0478 1,249
  Military Retirement 12 0 19,586 478 24,226 778 0.341 0.0352 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 1 0 27,980 1,305 29,802 831 0.367 0.0282 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Annuities 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Alimony 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Child Support 0 0 2,092 160 2,993 225 0.463 0.0589 1,249
Educational Assistance 0 0 3,881 180 6,453 269 0.547 0.0302 1,249
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
0 0 3,261 470 6,829 523 0.599 0.0514 1,249
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 2,931 177 5,318 714 0.637 0.0884 1,249

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 186 8,213 40,691 98 54,638 292 0.432 0.0035 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
219 8,393 40,926 98 55,104 289 0.439 0.0035 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 12,000 127 12,995 127 0.297 0.0121 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
42 18 14,822 169 20,422 231 0.429 0.0101 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 24 20 9,073 88 12,990 142 0.511 0.0082 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 7,382 154 7,360 133 0.359 0.0184 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 10,711 119 11,880 104 0.312 0.0104 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
44 8 11,740 300 18,560 274 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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