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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
15 Years and Over:
All Races
    Total 106,403 8,477 4,693 6,523 7,508 7,829 5,556 6,211 4,439 5,671
Earnings 74,538 4,870 3,633 3,815 2,785 4,649 2,572 4,139 2,543 4,674
  Wages and Salary 71,116 4,367 3,404 3,562 2,623 4,315 2,479 3,935 2,467 4,430
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 4,827 1,397 355 408 209 448 101 264 88 266
  Farm Self-Employment 645 451 32 29 10 26 9 8 5 7
Social Security 24,203 874 1,631 3,809 5,261 4,340 3,684 2,218 1,199 479
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 3,177 649 427 653 1,036 246 58 50 23 5
Public Assistance 1,622 884 397 216 74 25 8 2 9 0
Veterans Benefits 452 92 67 40 35 51 95 18 8 8
Survivor Benefits 2,243 546 372 256 213 208 133 94 71 65
Disability Benefits 657 112 99 105 141 68 32 24 18 21
Unemployment Compensation 3,147 1,346 791 406 280 155 47 38 35 17
Workers Compensation 643 308 96 56 45 27 15 28 20 5
Property Income 50,853 40,722 3,450 1,878 960 839 425 408 193 287
  Interest 48,443 41,978 2,546 1,289 599 473 297 303 49 168
  Dividends 13,524 10,524 1,089 640 226 306 99 194 11 116
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 4,892 2,776 573 412 174 234 78 91 36 93
Retirement Income 9,340 1,637 1,318 1,023 930 897 526 481 448 357
  Company or Union Retirement 4,982 1,282 927 620 473 456 231 184 191 120
  Federal Government Retirement 819 51 51 72 72 67 64 54 57 56
  Military Retirement 213 19 14 11 28 48 32 12 16 6
  State or Local Government Retirement 2,517 210 224 206 244 253 185 194 128 132
  Railroad Retirement 124 9 9 14 22 19 9 16 17 6
  Annuities 284 86 50 36 25 24 6 17 6 9
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 269 68 43 55 13 18 12 4 8 12
  Other or Don't Know 582 101 121 79 72 57 24 15 18 12
Pension Income 6,953 1,199 970 731 628 674 386 388 356 262
  Company or Union Retirement 3,824 967 699 484 358 385 174 135 156 85
  Federal Government Retirement 547 32 30 29 26 46 49 42 44 42
  Military Retirement 63 2 2 1 8 8 8 8 12 3
  State or Local Government Retirement 2,209 151 188 177 192 206 158 179 125 124
  Railroad Retirement 72 8 4 5 16 8 5 13 3 6
  Annuities 126 37 26 20 12 8 0 10 0 4
Alimony 417 79 65 71 41 30 17 16 16 14
Child Support 4,568 1,585 1,277 846 361 214 111 43 34 18
Educational Assistance 4,550 1,713 1,110 638 321 348 83 84 49 77
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
1,373 623 193 163 72 126 27 25 6 20
Other Income, N.E.C. 513 229 172 24 22 18 8 8 5 5

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 95,078 4,874 4,577 6,872 7,346 8,225 5,887 6,118 3,766 5,174
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
96,576 4,710 4,375 6,499 6,920 7,687 5,245 5,978 3,944 5,568
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 24,283 879 1,631 3,803 5,271 4,348 3,697 2,227 1,209 489
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
27,047 985 1,602 3,582 4,960 3,864 3,140 2,193 1,527 1,035
  Government Transfer Payments 33,821 3,551 3,086 4,698 6,515 4,732 3,690 2,484 1,550 783
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 4,607 1,378 788 854 1,086 281 80 59 38 8
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
27,747 1,672 1,973 4,398 6,306 4,718 3,785 2,361 1,279 494
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
13,768 2,934 2,051 1,839 1,983 1,162 602 559 490 374

 

  $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
15 Years and Over:
All Races
    Total 3,701 4,793 2,929 4,652 2,099 3,680 1,903 3,328 1,349 2,274
Earnings 2,569 3,933 1,977 4,479 1,328 3,338 1,383 3,266 874 2,092
  Wages and Salary 2,501 3,738 1,941 4,326 1,302 3,208 1,369 3,173 855 2,066
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 63 189 45 191 23 122 15 102 14 42
  Farm Self-Employment 0 14 4 7 0 4 0 7 0 0
Social Security 229 150 51 14 13 21 7 14 10 2
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 9 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Public Assistance 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 4 3 12 7 8 3 0 0 0 0
Survivor Benefits 25 61 26 29 21 19 6 15 4 2
Disability Benefits 14 7 2 1 1 2 0 0 0 2
Unemployment Compensation 9 8 7 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
Workers Compensation 9 7 4 5 1 0 0 5 3 1
Property Income 205 213 142 103 58 80 61 71 28 42
  Interest 124 74 84 50 39 15 18 42 18 14
  Dividends 23 81 3 23 8 0 3 21 3 8
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 34 51 9 35 2 38 5 23 0 9
Retirement Income 311 246 126 187 81 176 63 111 39 52
  Company or Union Retirement 81 58 58 58 25 44 18 47 11 19
  Federal Government Retirement 53 50 18 41 18 19 12 11 3 13
  Military Retirement 0 11 5 0 0 9 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 160 96 38 73 27 93 44 47 19 14
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 1 2 0 1 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 3 2 0 3 0 0 0 6 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 6 12 0 11 0 1 0 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 8 4 2 5 7 8 0 6 4 4
Pension Income 261 157 93 148 61 158 66 103 30 44
  Company or Union Retirement 64 40 46 42 12 37 17 46 3 16
  Federal Government Retirement 38 30 8 36 16 18 8 8 3 10
  Military Retirement 0 0 1 0 0 8 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 159 88 39 64 24 93 42 42 20 14
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 1 2 0 1 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Alimony 12 2 6 5 4 3 3 6 7 3
Child Support 20 1 3 11 2 4 0 5 3 2
Educational Assistance 14 16 3 22 10 3 0 15 4 7
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
37 9 4 15 0 7 5 9 3 2
Other Income, N.E.C. 3 4 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 1

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 2,956 4,078 2,103 4,513 1,412 3,443 1,417 3,282 913 2,124
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
3,392 4,542 2,503 4,836 1,632 3,730 1,604 3,450 1,030 2,185
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 237 153 54 16 14 26 7 14 10 2
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
746 666 467 396 218 343 179 195 126 95
  Government Transfer Payments 572 416 309 206 124 234 112 111 76 60
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 12 22 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
255 170 54 14 14 22 5 14 9 4
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
330 275 127 187 83 176 63 111 39 54

 

  $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
15 Years and Over:
All Races
    Total 1,303 2,720 1,006 1,355 715 1,593 640 1,037 425 945
Earnings 1,005 2,654 610 1,195 470 1,669 369 959 248 961
  Wages and Salary 1,002 2,530 606 1,168 469 1,603 370 938 237 928
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 2 133 3 31 2 52 0 23 9 41
  Farm Self-Employment 0 6 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 4
Social Security 5 192 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 2 12 2 4 2 11 0 2 0 1
Disability Benefits 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Workers Compensation 0 2 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0
Property Income 31 72 17 32 24 51 33 21 1 5
  Interest 8 42 10 2 21 6 19 3 1 3
  Dividends 5 35 0 8 0 36 0 3 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 15 57 0 4 1 19 0 3 0 5
Retirement Income 47 35 38 21 16 48 5 9 17 17
  Company or Union Retirement 5 4 11 8 1 10 0 0 0 6
  Federal Government Retirement 9 2 0 4 1 12 0 1 0 4
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 30 19 11 6 13 15 5 9 6 3
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 3 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 2 3 6 0 0 6 0 0 0 4
Pension Income 45 22 28 14 16 31 5 9 9 17
  Company or Union Retirement 5 4 11 8 0 4 0 0 0 6
  Federal Government Retirement 8 2 0 0 1 9 0 1 0 4
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 28 16 11 6 13 15 5 9 6 3
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 3 0
Alimony 4 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Child Support 0 6 4 2 2 3 0 1 0 1
Educational Assistance 11 12 4 0 0 0 2 3 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
7 5 0 0 0 5 0 0 0 1
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 1,012 2,832 646 1,217 507 1,677 377 956 260 960
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
1,098 2,865 710 1,266 570 1,704 413 1,009 294 981
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 5 192 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
69 228 55 39 47 66 19 19 31 31
  Government Transfer Payments 61 237 20 19 26 44 12 12 23 13
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
7 192 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
47 35 38 21 16 48 5 9 17 17

 

  $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
15 Years and Over:
All Races
    Total 388 671 288 644 268 396 226 431 174 253
Earnings 210 644 180 649 126 382 113 391 81 195
  Wages and Salary 194 647 164 620 122 379 110 375 77 190
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 4 8 27 3 3 0 19 0 6
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
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 1
Survivor Benefits 0 3 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
Disability Benefits 0 0 0 0 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 0 0 0
Property Income 7 11 20 24 6 27 14 11 7 8
  Interest 2 9 3 6 5 11 0 0 2 5
  Dividends 0 2 0 0 0 0 5 2 0 3
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 5 0 17 0 1 0 1 0 0
Retirement Income 0 6 8 4 0 2 3 0 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 0 2 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 1 3 2 1 0 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 0 0 0 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 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 1 3 5 4 0 0 4 0 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 0 2 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 1 3 2 1 0 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
  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 2 0 0 0 0 0 1
Educational Assistance 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 221 643 178 639 143 376 125 389 94 208
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
247 663 203 656 164 390 134 402 95 212
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
7 14 17 5 7 8 2 0 0 0
  Government Transfer Payments 4 9 6 6 3 2 3 0 0 0
  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
0 6 8 4 0 2 3 0 0 0

 

    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
15 Years and Over:
All Races
    Total 122 3,187 20,867 80 29,087 125 0.485 0.0028 1,249
Earnings 58 2,452 25,650 97 32,412 160 0.453 0.0033 1,249
  Wages and Salary 63 2,263 25,986 100 32,544 158 0.447 0.0033 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 119 10,243 216 19,622 735 0.627 0.0154 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 0 21 1,789 79 10,504 1,646 0.798 0.0521 1,249
Social Security 0 0 10,303 50 11,091 44 0.288 0.0051 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 6,960 121 6,474 80 0.330 0.0131 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 2,292 64 3,215 89 0.479 0.0229 1,249
Veterans Benefits 0 0 9,474 795 10,341 507 0.451 0.0388 1,249
Survivor Benefits 37 0 6,991 259 11,681 373 0.565 0.0224 1,249
Disability Benefits 3 0 7,716 260 9,235 425 0.448 0.0387 1,249
Unemployment Compensation 3 0 3,219 99 4,550 106 0.490 0.0185 1,249
Workers Compensation 3 0 2,855 365 6,654 484 0.597 0.0478 1,249
Property Income 34 224 1,561 8 3,222 57 0.630 0.0096 1,249
  Interest 106 0 1,443 7 1,838 36 0.449 0.0168 1,249
  Dividends 0 46 1,607 15 2,943 85 0.585 0.0219 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 81 12 2,203 35 7,156 284 0.673 0.0321 1,249
Retirement Income 46 8 9,358 145 13,650 169 0.512 0.0094 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 27 0 6,138 159 9,960 195 0.546 0.0141 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 16,563 747 19,250 567 0.392 0.0284 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 11,776 425 13,063 642 0.356 0.0528 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 5 2 14,145 379 17,837 328 0.431 0.0163 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 11,091 825 11,984 709 0.304 0.0651 1,249
  Annuities 6 0 5,422 616 10,433 1,122 0.609 0.0687 1,249
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 0 0 6,049 414 9,838 721 0.543 0.0515 1,249
  Other or Don't Know 11 0 7,149 428 13,018 846 0.575 0.0439 1,249
Pension Income 22 1 9,795 185 13,927 191 0.505 0.0104 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 15 0 6,272 179 9,942 216 0.538 0.0159 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 18,608 748 21,224 724 0.377 0.0345 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 5 0 15,431 366 18,728 350 0.417 0.0172 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Annuities 2 0 5,024 685 9,604 1,578 0.615 0.1088 1,249
Alimony 11 0 7,287 473 13,650 989 0.566 0.0502 1,249
Child Support 10 0 3,868 74 5,330 125 0.497 0.0184 1,249
Educational Assistance 0 1 3,766 85 5,656 121 0.517 0.0312 1,249
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
7 0 3,320 268 7,371 361 0.615 0.0313 1,249
Other Income, N.E.C. 3 0 2,895 184 5,612 621 0.637 0.0659 1,249

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 58 2,479 19,915 110 28,234 130 0.473 0.0030 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
72 2,598 21,315 78 29,115 129 0.464 0.0029 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 10,321 50 11,116 44 0.288 0.0051 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
23 37 11,549 59 14,638 80 0.379 0.0056 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 8 5 9,640 39 11,453 57 0.393 0.0050 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 5,402 111 5,596 69 0.400 0.0112 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 9,811 37 10,604 41 0.302 0.0048 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
46 8 7,577 83 11,132 122 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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