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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 63,353 1,318 798 1,171 1,610 2,118 1,362 2,243 1,553 2,859
Earnings 57,372 1,017 809 953 923 1,685 905 1,943 1,191 2,746
  Wages and Salary 53,089 786 719 861 795 1,455 831 1,641 1,116 2,464
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 5,594 1,032 238 250 181 350 104 314 87 311
  Farm Self-Employment 993 512 54 35 9 31 4 32 16 34
Social Security 3,550 126 195 300 629 575 543 444 306 192
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 1,249 190 133 275 364 116 67 55 16 21
Public Assistance 171 97 48 15 4 3 0 1 1 0
Veterans Benefits 1,127 205 181 126 83 122 38 88 35 14
Survivor Benefits 219 53 19 26 10 17 9 7 2 15
Disability Benefits 575 53 55 57 88 40 38 48 40 15
Unemployment Compensation 3,662 1,508 890 505 314 195 78 68 29 16
Workers Compensation 718 289 105 54 58 41 42 11 32 23
Property Income 31,718 25,518 2,098 1,212 546 490 256 258 110 195
  Interest 29,828 26,221 1,458 697 394 236 126 143 23 127
  Dividends 10,134 8,190 691 474 90 209 65 108 23 67
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 3,698 2,242 399 285 98 211 41 34 16 91
Retirement Income 3,559 304 239 245 259 214 169 214 191 181
  Company or Union Retirement 1,573 177 168 157 145 86 57 85 70 65
  Federal Government Retirement 297 12 2 19 22 12 6 20 11 28
  Military Retirement 585 15 5 16 42 49 45 57 76 54
  State or Local Government Retirement 790 54 30 25 35 47 49 41 25 30
  Railroad Retirement 54 0 3 12 0 3 0 3 2 1
  Annuities 60 19 2 8 3 4 0 9 3 1
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 102 12 11 14 9 15 4 4 0 6
  Other or Don't Know 224 40 31 17 17 19 20 13 9 2
Pension Income 2,926 216 166 197 188 177 131 178 164 155
  Company or Union Retirement 1,407 152 139 146 121 79 57 69 55 58
  Federal Government Retirement 232 5 1 16 6 11 6 4 9 23
  Military Retirement 544 7 2 10 42 46 45 55 68 54
  State or Local Government Retirement 690 39 26 18 22 39 36 38 23 24
  Railroad Retirement 32 0 3 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 192 116 34 24 10 6 0 0 0 0
Educational Assistance 923 354 203 141 42 64 11 26 14 26
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
465 213 63 78 17 42 4 5 10 6
Other Income, N.E.C. 276 108 129 15 1 2 0 6 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 60,219 972 901 1,094 1,386 2,113 1,384 2,365 1,502 2,951
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
61,152 912 797 1,073 1,348 2,046 1,313 2,311 1,449 2,957
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 3,597 126 198 310 626 575 546 447 308 193
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
6,195 295 298 412 720 668 580 463 405 355
  Government Transfer Payments 10,702 2,013 1,319 1,074 1,354 1,019 750 686 477 338
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 1,388 267 175 281 365 116 69 61 20 19
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
4,642 250 258 476 991 703 617 510 351 217
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
4,834 532 396 510 603 299 240 266 212 203

 

  $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 1,687 2,434 1,559 3,334 1,282 2,853 1,341 2,978 1,073 2,041
Earnings 1,336 2,379 1,355 3,343 1,041 2,842 1,068 3,132 797 2,091
  Wages and Salary 1,268 2,137 1,272 3,077 1,003 2,634 984 2,937 784 1,983
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 62 252 73 349 31 196 67 200 14 102
  Farm Self-Employment 8 16 3 20 8 19 2 30 0 9
Social Security 108 36 23 6 0 1 6 1 10 1
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 6 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Public Assistance 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 19 20 4 75 53 26 9 10 3 5
Survivor Benefits 16 0 0 10 0 2 0 3 0 8
Disability Benefits 34 15 13 25 11 6 10 4 2 0
Unemployment Compensation 27 7 3 3 5 0 0 0 0 1
Workers Compensation 17 7 11 6 9 3 0 1 0 3
Property Income 113 109 85 69 67 68 32 40 5 18
  Interest 32 58 50 34 40 17 2 27 16 6
  Dividends 0 44 5 32 5 1 5 9 0 2
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 24 15 13 27 5 22 0 17 3 13
Retirement Income 201 132 103 211 54 147 59 106 35 78
  Company or Union Retirement 77 47 45 71 9 61 23 43 17 24
  Federal Government Retirement 19 8 21 16 10 5 3 14 4 6
  Military Retirement 37 29 9 31 12 14 15 19 0 13
  State or Local Government Retirement 52 28 25 70 23 53 16 23 11 24
  Railroad Retirement 7 6 2 8 0 0 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 6 7 4 9 0 4 7 3 2 4
Pension Income 175 111 100 174 43 132 48 100 29 69
  Company or Union Retirement 68 43 45 71 6 61 23 41 14 24
  Federal Government Retirement 15 8 18 15 5 5 3 14 4 6
  Military Retirement 36 29 9 24 10 13 14 19 0 13
  State or Local Government Retirement 45 28 25 64 23 50 14 23 11 24
  Railroad Retirement 6 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 3 12 0 6 1 5 0 1
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
5 3 0 3 0 2 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 1,449 2,425 1,398 3,356 1,058 2,855 1,087 3,134 812 2,086
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
1,522 2,490 1,423 3,462 1,171 2,909 1,192 3,169 849 2,099
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 115 42 25 14 0 1 6 7 10 1
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
286 184 113 222 91 175 90 134 66 71
  Government Transfer Payments 279 163 117 178 93 112 58 71 67 73
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 10 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
121 50 23 6 0 1 6 1 11 1
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
209 135 104 210 55 148 54 119 35 79

 

  $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 1,090 2,888 1,013 1,528 724 2,070 676 1,208 675 1,521
Earnings 924 3,156 665 1,443 529 2,211 433 1,325 461 1,632
  Wages and Salary 901 2,884 649 1,427 515 2,090 412 1,279 444 1,575
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 32 305 5 38 4 115 8 47 6 61
  Farm Self-Employment 2 23 0 4 1 23 4 2 2 6
Social Security 0 48 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 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 0 0 3
Disability Benefits 0 2 0 0 0 2 5 3 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6
Workers Compensation 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Property Income 22 40 15 27 26 20 8 21 6 13
  Interest 7 12 0 0 17 4 3 6 0 8
  Dividends 0 14 3 4 0 17 0 7 2 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 9 30 0 2 0 7 0 6 0 8
Retirement Income 27 58 21 27 25 50 11 24 11 37
  Company or Union Retirement 14 21 6 6 14 21 5 1 1 15
  Federal Government Retirement 4 7 4 3 0 8 0 4 7 2
  Military Retirement 4 4 9 3 2 7 0 0 3 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 5 21 6 14 8 10 4 10 0 18
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 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 3 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 27 55 18 25 24 44 13 21 7 32
  Company or Union Retirement 14 23 6 6 14 21 5 1 0 12
  Federal Government Retirement 4 7 4 3 0 8 0 4 7 2
  Military Retirement 4 4 9 3 2 11 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 5 19 6 13 8 10 5 7 0 18
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 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 924 3,200 662 1,443 530 2,204 441 1,332 471 1,644
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
971 3,220 703 1,499 569 2,259 495 1,341 506 1,653
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 45 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
45 88 36 56 17 62 19 33 25 41
  Government Transfer Payments 45 89 40 40 18 44 9 14 17 37
  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 44 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
31 59 21 27 24 50 11 27 11 37

 

  $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 526 1,157 498 1,220 350 636 333 754 243 453
Earnings 313 1,194 350 1,243 228 648 219 830 129 419
  Wages and Salary 314 1,100 352 1,178 219 643 200 799 119 405
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 8 63 4 74 0 6 2 24 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 0 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 14 12 21 10 0 6 3 1 5
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 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 4 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 13 11 19 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 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 4 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 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 313 1,188 351 1,244 228 649 220 831 129 419
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
358 1,210 389 1,265 244 656 247 846 150 421
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
7 20 17 19 8 0 10 6 2 2
  Government Transfer Payments 11 9 9 14 6 0 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 15 12 21 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 253 7,923 41,810 118 57,404 319 0.442 0.0037 1,249
Earnings 174 7,289 42,555 284 58,268 337 0.418 0.0039 1,249
  Wages and Salary 166 6,672 44,300 410 58,206 335 0.408 0.0040 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 4 556 21,935 336 41,452 1,249 0.600 0.0135 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 3 40 2,426 135 21,078 1,626 0.727 0.0302 1,249
Social Security 0 0 12,282 145 13,146 138 0.290 0.0133 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 7,688 136 7,789 150 0.337 0.0214 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 2,196 188 2,927 315 0.466 0.0882 1,249
Veterans Benefits 5 0 9,071 568 13,158 434 0.506 0.0241 1,249
Survivor Benefits 10 0 10,139 1,620 19,004 1,878 0.600 0.0606 1,249
Disability Benefits 4 1 12,209 848 16,159 711 0.451 0.0381 1,249
Unemployment Compensation 5 0 3,408 95 5,001 121 0.510 0.0187 1,249
Workers Compensation 0 0 4,160 356 8,066 445 0.568 0.0359 1,249
Property Income 12 151 1,554 10 3,144 71 0.624 0.0119 1,249
  Interest 38 0 1,422 9 1,628 41 0.393 0.0231 1,249
  Dividends 0 53 1,547 17 2,758 106 0.584 0.0215 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 55 4 2,062 38 6,282 314 0.666 0.0704 1,249
Retirement Income 40 8 19,284 437 23,994 388 0.449 0.0135 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 24 2 14,866 837 20,568 562 0.495 0.0208 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 1 0 24,627 1,823 30,345 1,429 0.394 0.0455 1,249
  Military Retirement 11 0 19,605 454 24,067 799 0.349 0.0360 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 4 3 25,694 1,238 29,002 861 0.393 0.0273 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 10,958 954 17,004 1,820 0.479 0.0845 1,249
  Other or Don't Know 2 0 10,978 1,088 15,825 1,291 0.532 0.0593 1,249
Pension Income 33 3 20,738 487 25,135 425 0.431 0.0148 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 22 0 15,336 809 20,961 585 0.488 0.0217 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 1 0 29,007 1,220 34,434 1,662 0.355 0.0504 1,249
  Military Retirement 11 0 19,855 520 24,656 832 0.337 0.0376 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 1 0 28,250 1,448 29,977 863 0.364 0.0293 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 2,063 166 2,953 239 0.479 0.0618 1,249
Educational Assistance 0 0 3,819 209 6,192 283 0.538 0.0336 1,249
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
0 0 3,285 479 6,579 565 0.596 0.0573 1,249
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 3,080 180 5,545 803 0.636 0.0953 1,249

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 174 7,295 41,446 109 56,288 323 0.428 0.0038 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
200 7,459 41,737 109 56,826 320 0.435 0.0038 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 12,346 146 13,281 141 0.293 0.0133 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
38 18 15,668 238 21,318 260 0.426 0.0109 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 20 20 9,245 107 13,331 162 0.516 0.0090 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 7,253 185 7,371 148 0.362 0.0205 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 11,231 135 12,257 119 0.308 0.0116 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
40 8 13,305 405 19,783 312 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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