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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, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
51,717 1,082 544 809 1,185 1,459 955 1,486 1,037 1,838
Earnings 46,555 836 586 663 635 1,071 569 1,223 735 1,702
  Wages and Salary 43,000 626 529 607 552 903 532 999 681 1,465
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 4,702 922 191 197 136 266 63 240 64 257
  Farm Self-Employment 930 460 52 35 8 31 4 29 16 33
Social Security 3,140 110 167 253 526 500 480 417 281 177
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 981 147 98 191 289 104 57 49 16 19
Public Assistance 133 77 35 14 3 0 0 1 1 0
Veterans Benefits 1,028 191 156 120 73 116 35 82 31 13
Survivor Benefits 202 47 19 22 10 16 9 7 0 12
Disability Benefits 478 41 44 47 81 34 28 39 28 12
Unemployment Compensation 2,961 1,256 695 397 256 165 61 57 26 13
Workers Compensation 585 236 78 44 47 34 29 9 28 21
Property Income 28,954 23,141 1,946 1,138 506 456 247 247 97 189
  Interest 27,267 23,869 1,355 663 377 222 123 142 20 119
  Dividends 9,651 7,780 666 450 86 206 65 101 22 62
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 3,347 2,023 356 258 80 190 39 27 14 89
Retirement Income 3,265 267 220 224 224 191 149 196 168 169
  Company or Union Retirement 1,456 159 158 146 129 77 51 81 60 59
  Federal Government Retirement 271 11 1 19 19 11 6 13 11 28
  Military Retirement 540 15 5 13 36 41 42 50 70 54
  State or Local Government Retirement 716 39 25 21 31 41 42 40 20 26
  Railroad Retirement 50 0 3 12 0 3 0 3 0 1
  Annuities 55 19 2 6 3 4 0 9 2 1
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 99 12 9 14 9 15 3 4 0 6
  Other or Don't Know 201 37 30 17 12 18 16 13 9 1
Pension Income 2,726 195 159 184 159 157 120 168 151 149
  Company or Union Retirement 1,317 137 134 137 104 71 51 66 54 58
  Federal Government Retirement 218 4 1 16 4 11 6 4 9 23
  Military Retirement 500 7 2 7 36 38 42 49 62 54
  State or Local Government Retirement 644 34 24 17 18 37 33 37 18 20
  Railroad Retirement 30 0 3 9 0 3 0 3 0 0
  Annuities 25 5 0 4 0 4 0 5 2 1
Alimony 8 1 0 0 7 0 0 0 0 0
Child Support 168 98 29 24 10 6 0 0 0 0
Educational Assistance 797 299 170 130 34 56 10 25 14 19
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
375 143 57 74 16 38 4 4 9 6
Other Income, N.E.C. 259 102 119 15 0 2 0 6 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 49,067 791 661 780 1,012 1,438 1,005 1,617 1,012 1,894
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
49,905 739 571 752 970 1,372 931 1,554 958 1,898
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 3,183 110 170 262 523 500 484 420 281 178
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
5,552 250 257 354 601 583 505 428 364 328
  Government Transfer Payments 9,084 1,671 1,024 852 1,124 882 637 619 438 307
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 1,086 207 129 196 292 100 58 54 20 18
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
3,981 204 201 365 817 608 536 476 323 200
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
4,261 444 332 411 504 264 207 241 188 186

 

  $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, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
1,246 1,779 1,188 2,462 1,017 2,260 1,151 2,452 890 1,746
Earnings 941 1,754 1,026 2,462 809 2,273 898 2,592 630 1,811
  Wages and Salary 886 1,553 964 2,240 780 2,110 819 2,424 619 1,715
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 48 207 48 301 23 150 61 174 14 91
  Farm Self-Employment 8 16 3 20 8 19 2 29 0 8
Social Security 98 35 23 6 0 1 6 1 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 17 18 4 71 48 21 6 10 2 5
Survivor Benefits 16 0 0 10 0 2 0 3 0 8
Disability Benefits 29 15 12 21 11 5 9 4 2 0
Unemployment Compensation 12 5 0 3 4 0 0 0 0 1
Workers Compensation 15 7 11 6 9 3 0 1 0 2
Property Income 103 100 84 67 65 67 32 40 5 15
  Interest 30 56 49 29 40 17 2 26 15 4
  Dividends 0 43 5 32 5 1 5 9 0 2
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 19 14 13 27 5 22 0 17 3 12
Retirement Income 181 121 93 200 51 143 55 103 34 78
  Company or Union Retirement 74 40 44 67 9 59 23 43 16 24
  Federal Government Retirement 16 8 19 10 10 5 3 11 4 6
  Military Retirement 33 24 8 31 12 14 14 19 0 13
  State or Local Government Retirement 47 28 23 68 20 51 16 23 11 24
  Railroad Retirement 5 6 1 8 0 0 0 5 0 0
  Annuities 0 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 3 7 2 6 0 4 6 3 2 4
Pension Income 161 101 92 163 40 129 46 97 28 69
  Company or Union Retirement 66 38 44 67 6 59 23 41 13 24
  Federal Government Retirement 13 8 15 10 5 5 3 11 4 6
  Military Retirement 33 24 8 24 10 13 12 19 0 13
  State or Local Government Retirement 40 28 22 62 20 49 14 23 11 24
  Railroad Retirement 5 0 0 2 0 0 0 5 0 0
  Annuities 0 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 4 7 3 12 0 6 0 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 1,044 1,796 1,063 2,476 823 2,286 915 2,592 644 1,806
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
1,104 1,856 1,080 2,576 939 2,338 1,005 2,625 680 1,820
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 104 41 24 14 0 1 6 7 10 1
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
259 170 100 208 88 170 83 128 64 69
  Government Transfer Payments 230 150 97 164 89 108 56 68 67 70
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 7 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
109 47 23 6 0 1 6 1 11 1
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
189 124 95 201 51 145 50 116 34 78

 

  $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, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
945 2,482 903 1,356 658 1,814 607 1,071 615 1,366
Earnings 788 2,731 589 1,279 474 1,945 393 1,173 408 1,482
  Wages and Salary 767 2,502 574 1,274 459 1,837 371 1,133 392 1,429
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 29 264 5 29 3 103 8 41 6 55
  Farm Self-Employment 2 23 0 4 1 21 4 2 2 6
Social Security 0 46 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 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 0 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 18 38 15 27 24 19 7 21 6 13
  Interest 4 10 0 0 15 4 3 6 0 8
  Dividends 0 14 3 4 0 16 0 7 2 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 9 30 0 2 0 5 0 6 0 8
Retirement Income 27 57 19 27 24 45 11 19 11 37
  Company or Union Retirement 14 21 3 6 14 19 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 6 8 4 5 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 54 15 25 22 41 13 19 7 32
  Company or Union Retirement 14 22 3 6 14 19 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 6 8 5 5 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 0 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 788 2,777 586 1,278 476 1,938 401 1,180 418 1,491
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
832 2,796 625 1,327 511 1,987 455 1,183 450 1,499
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 43 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
45 85 33 56 14 57 19 28 24 41
  Government Transfer Payments 43 83 38 39 16 42 9 9 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 42 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
30 58 19 27 22 45 11 22 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, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
490 1,049 469 1,124 318 577 301 696 226 428
Earnings 286 1,093 329 1,130 211 594 197 762 119 396
  Wages and Salary 288 1,000 329 1,065 200 592 181 736 110 383
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 7 59 4 67 0 6 2 20 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 1 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 0 7 10 0 0 2
  Interest 0 9 0 8 1 3 0 0 0 2
  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 9 20 9 0 6 3 1 5
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 5 8 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 8 19 9 0 6 3 1 5
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 3 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 286 1,087 329 1,130 211 594 197 763 119 396
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
329 1,109 365 1,156 225 600 224 779 139 397
  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 14 18 8 0 10 6 1 2
  Government Transfer Payments 11 9 9 14 5 0 10 6 0 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 9 20 9 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, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
233 7,402 46,461 182 61,881 367 0.431 0.0040 1,249
Earnings 162 6,799 47,695 330 62,962 389 0.403 0.0043 1,249
  Wages and Salary 154 6,222 49,125 378 62,978 390 0.393 0.0044 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 4 518 23,317 1,397 43,067 1,352 0.594 0.0143 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 3 40 2,721 551 22,176 1,725 0.719 0.0311 1,249
Social Security 0 0 12,568 161 13,399 150 0.291 0.0142 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 7,966 151 8,059 175 0.337 0.0241 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 2,139 207 2,683 317 0.443 0.1018 1,249
Veterans Benefits 5 0 9,106 616 13,100 455 0.504 0.0255 1,249
Survivor Benefits 10 0 10,572 1,477 19,871 2,009 0.596 0.0620 1,249
Disability Benefits 3 1 11,862 931 16,109 756 0.446 0.0421 1,249
Unemployment Compensation 0 0 3,307 109 4,840 118 0.504 0.0188 1,249
Workers Compensation 0 0 4,294 431 8,468 522 0.569 0.0397 1,249
Property Income 12 147 1,564 10 3,266 76 0.633 0.0116 1,249
  Interest 36 0 1,428 10 1,670 43 0.405 0.0232 1,249
  Dividends 0 52 1,551 18 2,806 110 0.589 0.0213 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 53 4 2,068 40 6,560 340 0.674 0.0670 1,249
Retirement Income 38 8 19,910 474 24,508 409 0.446 0.0141 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 24 2 15,265 774 20,891 588 0.493 0.0215 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 1 0 24,928 2,019 31,241 1,540 0.402 0.0467 1,249
  Military Retirement 10 0 19,915 521 24,518 841 0.347 0.0372 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 3 3 27,344 1,466 29,954 900 0.380 0.0288 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 11,043 939 17,347 1,865 0.477 0.0850 1,249
  Other or Don't Know 2 0 10,597 1,231 15,720 1,405 0.552 0.0628 1,249
Pension Income 31 3 21,181 491 25,549 444 0.429 0.0153 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 22 0 15,950 768 21,269 608 0.484 0.0223 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 1 0 28,852 1,392 34,990 1,750 0.370 0.0509 1,249
  Military Retirement 10 0 20,300 563 25,194 875 0.335 0.0389 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 29,211 1,325 30,401 891 0.365 0.0300 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 2,145 185 3,132 267 0.475 0.0640 1,249
Educational Assistance 0 0 3,953 232 6,353 311 0.536 0.0363 1,249
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
0 0 4,443 473 7,304 657 0.577 0.0613 1,249
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 3,077 189 5,714 851 0.641 0.0965 1,249

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 163 6,805 45,948 171 60,596 373 0.417 0.0041 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
189 6,959 46,379 171 61,182 368 0.425 0.0041 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 12,634 163 13,534 153 0.295 0.0142 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
37 15 16,315 243 21,991 279 0.425 0.0115 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 13 19 9,714 118 13,978 181 0.513 0.0097 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 7,595 173 7,606 173 0.364 0.0231 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 11,663 145 12,642 131 0.304 0.0126 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
38 8 14,624 436 20,718 340 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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