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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 alone (1)
    Total 62,460 1,278 773 1,156 1,575 2,083 1,339 2,209 1,520 2,790
Earnings 56,597 989 795 932 910 1,656 884 1,912 1,162 2,698
  Wages and Salary 52,365 761 708 845 784 1,428 812 1,612 1,086 2,417
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 5,511 1,010 232 244 178 346 101 312 87 309
  Farm Self-Employment 982 502 54 35 9 31 4 32 16 33
Social Security 3,489 122 191 292 621 566 528 440 304 188
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 1,212 177 130 265 355 114 67 55 16 21
Public Assistance 167 93 48 15 3 3 0 1 1 0
Veterans Benefits 1,110 204 178 125 81 119 36 88 34 14
Survivor Benefits 214 51 19 24 10 17 9 7 2 15
Disability Benefits 560 52 53 54 86 38 37 47 37 15
Unemployment Compensation 3,593 1,481 874 494 307 194 74 68 29 14
Workers Compensation 704 284 102 53 58 39 41 11 32 23
Property Income 31,332 25,209 2,061 1,200 537 487 254 255 106 194
  Interest 29,464 25,896 1,432 695 391 233 124 142 23 126
  Dividends 10,037 8,111 683 468 88 209 65 108 23 67
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 3,648 2,213 392 279 95 208 41 33 16 91
Retirement Income 3,509 299 237 241 255 210 163 210 185 180
  Company or Union Retirement 1,557 175 167 155 145 84 54 82 68 65
  Federal Government Retirement 291 12 2 19 22 12 6 20 11 28
  Military Retirement 577 15 5 16 41 47 43 56 76 54
  State or Local Government Retirement 778 54 30 23 34 46 49 40 23 30
  Railroad Retirement 52 0 3 12 0 3 0 3 0 1
  Annuities 60 19 2 8 3 4 0 9 3 1
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 102 12 10 14 9 15 4 4 0 6
  Other or Don't Know 218 37 31 17 15 19 19 13 9 1
Pension Income 2,892 214 165 197 185 174 126 174 162 154
  Company or Union Retirement 1,395 150 138 146 121 78 54 66 55 58
  Federal Government Retirement 227 5 1 16 6 11 6 4 9 23
  Military Retirement 536 7 2 10 41 45 43 54 68 54
  State or Local Government Retirement 681 39 26 18 21 38 36 38 21 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 188 115 32 24 10 6 0 0 0 0
Educational Assistance 904 346 198 137 41 64 11 26 14 26
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
454 207 63 77 17 42 4 4 9 6
Other Income, N.E.C. 269 106 125 15 0 2 0 6 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 59,397 948 885 1,068 1,364 2,076 1,353 2,328 1,469 2,899
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
60,311 886 783 1,050 1,326 2,009 1,278 2,274 1,413 2,904
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 3,535 122 194 301 617 566 531 443 304 189
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
6,099 289 296 403 710 659 561 459 395 348
  Government Transfer Payments 10,506 1,975 1,294 1,057 1,325 998 727 681 476 329
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 1,346 250 171 271 356 114 69 60 20 19
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
4,554 240 252 467 971 688 603 505 349 213
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
4,746 512 390 501 590 293 232 262 206 202

 

  $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 alone (1)
    Total 1,657 2,398 1,535 3,293 1,263 2,814 1,329 2,929 1,063 2,017
Earnings 1,309 2,345 1,341 3,306 1,023 2,809 1,059 3,078 790 2,066
  Wages and Salary 1,241 2,106 1,258 3,041 985 2,602 976 2,886 776 1,960
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 62 248 71 348 31 193 67 196 14 100
  Farm Self-Employment 8 16 3 20 8 19 2 30 0 9
Social Security 105 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 23 9 10 2 5
Survivor Benefits 16 0 0 10 0 2 0 3 0 8
Disability Benefits 33 15 13 25 11 6 10 4 2 0
Unemployment Compensation 25 7 3 3 5 0 0 0 0 1
Workers Compensation 17 7 11 6 9 3 0 1 0 3
Property Income 113 107 84 69 67 68 32 40 5 18
  Interest 32 58 49 34 40 17 2 27 16 6
  Dividends 0 43 5 32 5 1 5 9 0 2
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 24 14 13 27 5 22 0 17 3 13
Retirement Income 196 132 99 207 54 146 58 105 35 78
  Company or Union Retirement 77 47 45 71 9 60 23 43 17 24
  Federal Government Retirement 18 8 19 13 10 5 3 13 4 6
  Military Retirement 35 29 9 31 12 14 15 19 0 13
  State or Local Government Retirement 50 28 23 70 23 52 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 5 7 4 9 0 4 7 3 2 4
Pension Income 172 111 96 170 43 131 48 99 29 69
  Company or Union Retirement 68 43 45 71 6 60 23 41 14 24
  Federal Government Retirement 15 8 16 12 5 5 3 13 4 6
  Military Retirement 34 29 9 24 10 13 14 19 0 13
  State or Local Government Retirement 43 28 22 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 1 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 1,421 2,391 1,384 3,320 1,038 2,822 1,077 3,081 805 2,060
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
1,491 2,456 1,407 3,424 1,153 2,875 1,179 3,117 844 2,074
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 112 42 25 14 0 1 6 7 10 1
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
281 183 109 218 91 175 87 133 66 71
  Government Transfer Payments 268 162 112 174 93 110 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
118 50 23 6 0 1 6 1 11 1
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
204 135 100 207 55 147 53 119 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 alone (1)
    Total 1,071 2,866 999 1,511 716 2,045 670 1,198 671 1,505
Earnings 906 3,130 652 1,426 526 2,183 430 1,314 459 1,615
  Wages and Salary 884 2,863 638 1,411 511 2,065 409 1,268 441 1,559
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 31 301 5 37 4 113 8 47 6 59
  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 20 40 15 27 26 19 8 21 6 13
  Interest 5 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 12 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 907 3,175 649 1,425 527 2,176 438 1,321 469 1,627
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
952 3,194 690 1,483 565 2,230 492 1,327 504 1,635
  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 35 56 17 62 19 33 25 41
  Government Transfer Payments 44 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 58 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 alone (1)
    Total 521 1,139 492 1,207 344 618 331 750 240 452
Earnings 313 1,176 346 1,227 227 632 218 824 126 415
  Wages and Salary 313 1,083 347 1,163 217 630 199 790 117 401
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 8 61 4 72 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 1,170 346 1,228 227 633 218 825 126 415
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
356 1,192 384 1,249 243 640 245 840 147 417
  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 5 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 alone (1)
    Total 249 7,845 41,894 119 57,562 322 0.442 0.0037 1,249
Earnings 173 7,215 42,785 370 58,398 339 0.418 0.0039 1,249
  Wages and Salary 165 6,608 44,544 412 58,342 338 0.408 0.0040 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 4 549 21,977 335 41,586 1,264 0.599 0.0136 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 3 40 2,443 211 21,295 1,643 0.725 0.0303 1,249
Social Security 0 0 12,290 146 13,175 140 0.290 0.0135 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 7,746 137 7,869 153 0.334 0.0218 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 2,228 193 2,970 321 0.476 0.0873 1,249
Veterans Benefits 5 0 9,015 575 13,115 437 0.507 0.0243 1,249
Survivor Benefits 10 0 10,442 1,476 19,261 1,911 0.592 0.0616 1,249
Disability Benefits 3 1 12,263 868 16,100 705 0.451 0.0382 1,249
Unemployment Compensation 5 0 3,401 96 4,995 122 0.510 0.0189 1,249
Workers Compensation 0 0 4,174 363 8,111 452 0.566 0.0364 1,249
Property Income 12 151 1,554 10 3,156 72 0.625 0.0119 1,249
  Interest 38 0 1,423 9 1,633 41 0.395 0.0232 1,249
  Dividends 0 53 1,547 17 2,769 107 0.585 0.0214 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 55 4 2,060 38 6,300 317 0.667 0.0717 1,249
Retirement Income 40 8 19,384 446 24,103 392 0.450 0.0136 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 24 2 14,944 853 20,648 567 0.495 0.0209 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 1 0 24,325 1,694 30,356 1,461 0.403 0.0456 1,249
  Military Retirement 11 0 19,675 465 24,189 808 0.349 0.0362 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 4 3 25,952 1,295 29,155 871 0.393 0.0274 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 10,998 952 17,069 1,826 0.485 0.0837 1,249
  Other or Don't Know 2 0 11,114 1,065 16,029 1,319 0.540 0.0592 1,249
Pension Income 33 3 20,792 489 25,210 429 0.431 0.0149 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 22 0 15,404 832 21,028 589 0.488 0.0218 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 1 0 28,753 1,341 34,511 1,700 0.365 0.0504 1,249
  Military Retirement 11 0 19,932 526 24,795 842 0.336 0.0378 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 1 0 28,471 1,527 30,068 872 0.367 0.0294 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 2,042 166 2,954 243 0.476 0.0630 1,249
Educational Assistance 0 0 3,847 212 6,251 288 0.538 0.0339 1,249
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
0 0 3,303 476 6,502 571 0.594 0.0589 1,249
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 3,072 183 5,596 822 0.638 0.0960 1,249

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 174 7,221 41,506 111 56,420 326 0.428 0.0038 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
200 7,385 41,803 110 56,967 323 0.435 0.0038 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 12,351 147 13,310 143 0.295 0.0135 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
38 18 15,718 238 21,407 263 0.427 0.0110 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 18 20 9,250 108 13,363 164 0.516 0.0091 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 7,331 187 7,451 151 0.361 0.0208 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 11,262 137 12,297 120 0.307 0.0117 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
40 8 13,443 415 19,934 317 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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