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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:
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 87,416 7,177 3,876 5,266 5,899 6,357 4,592 5,175 3,673 4,590
Earnings 60,714 4,122 3,110 3,106 2,226 3,756 2,096 3,385 1,971 3,747
  Wages and Salary 57,696 3,665 2,909 2,884 2,081 3,454 2,010 3,203 1,913 3,533
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 4,204 1,206 314 354 176 406 92 237 73 226
  Farm Self-Employment 564 377 30 26 10 26 8 8 5 7
Social Security 20,877 738 1,350 3,245 4,439 3,709 3,249 1,985 1,105 424
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 2,112 463 267 448 649 164 47 41 15 5
Public Assistance 998 543 259 120 49 14 3 1 5 0
Veterans Benefits 361 68 53 37 29 37 76 17 8 8
Survivor Benefits 2,029 490 344 225 191 189 118 84 60 59
Disability Benefits 501 81 76 85 108 53 27 19 14 14
Unemployment Compensation 2,456 1,027 631 335 212 121 38 32 25 11
Workers Compensation 546 270 75 45 38 25 13 26 18 5
Property Income 44,772 35,518 3,116 1,697 885 765 397 365 187 263
  Interest 42,634 36,731 2,311 1,162 561 420 283 272 45 155
  Dividends 12,309 9,506 1,011 597 217 285 98 184 11 107
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 4,394 2,464 514 378 158 211 66 87 34 90
Retirement Income 8,156 1,476 1,184 882 812 773 456 405 385 299
  Company or Union Retirement 4,394 1,157 838 550 407 390 208 163 163 86
  Federal Government Retirement 676 47 44 55 62 60 44 38 43 51
  Military Retirement 196 18 14 11 25 43 29 10 14 6
  State or Local Government Retirement 2,209 195 206 172 228 221 158 163 117 115
  Railroad Retirement 117 9 9 13 19 17 8 16 17 6
  Annuities 268 80 48 35 25 19 6 17 6 9
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 233 54 43 52 11 18 7 2 8 12
  Other or Don't Know 479 86 97 60 52 49 22 15 10 12
Pension Income 6,072 1,093 868 633 557 578 330 322 309 222
  Company or Union Retirement 3,352 874 627 424 307 322 156 114 139 65
  Federal Government Retirement 444 30 25 26 22 39 38 29 29 39
  Military Retirement 59 2 2 1 8 7 8 8 10 3
  State or Local Government Retirement 1,943 146 172 149 181 183 132 148 114 107
  Railroad Retirement 67 8 4 4 13 8 5 13 3 6
  Annuities 119 32 25 20 12 8 0 10 0 4
Alimony 380 72 60 66 33 29 17 12 13 13
Child Support 3,596 1,159 1,036 670 320 165 95 36 29 16
Educational Assistance 3,538 1,304 854 510 248 287 58 60 36 69
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
1,049 480 142 128 57 97 21 16 6 13
Other Income, N.E.C. 423 207 144 16 10 13 3 8 5 1

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 78,441 4,109 3,901 5,684 6,066 6,802 5,018 5,156 3,103 4,185
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
79,607 3,949 3,715 5,352 5,661 6,310 4,398 5,030 3,256 4,522
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 20,952 743 1,351 3,239 4,447 3,716 3,262 1,994 1,115 434
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
23,205 804 1,321 3,039 4,137 3,276 2,721 1,963 1,388 911
  Government Transfer Payments 27,920 2,667 2,396 3,889 5,224 3,956 3,187 2,166 1,382 693
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 2,998 918 502 558 685 186 53 47 24 8
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
23,149 1,229 1,561 3,637 5,103 3,974 3,311 2,085 1,155 433
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
11,032 2,333 1,647 1,412 1,478 955 508 461 410 309

 

  $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:
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 3,067 3,882 2,418 3,771 1,732 3,017 1,610 2,710 1,146 1,874
Earnings 2,062 3,146 1,578 3,597 1,063 2,698 1,162 2,634 764 1,692
  Wages and Salary 2,011 2,969 1,544 3,485 1,035 2,590 1,149 2,555 746 1,668
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 48 171 41 151 22 100 10 88 12 39
  Farm Self-Employment 0 13 4 7 0 4 0 7 0 0
Social Security 208 130 45 12 13 21 7 11 8 2
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 4 11 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Public Assistance 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 2 3 12 4 7 0 0 0 0 0
Survivor Benefits 22 57 25 29 21 18 5 9 3 2
Disability Benefits 8 2 2 1 1 1 0 0 0 2
Unemployment Compensation 5 6 7 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
Workers Compensation 4 3 4 4 1 0 0 5 3 1
Property Income 199 192 131 95 50 77 56 68 28 36
  Interest 112 72 75 47 35 13 17 40 16 14
  Dividends 21 69 3 19 8 0 3 20 3 7
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 33 43 9 30 2 37 5 19 0 8
Retirement Income 271 215 101 163 58 143 59 99 34 48
  Company or Union Retirement 70 54 50 49 17 40 18 45 8 15
  Federal Government Retirement 45 44 13 39 7 11 10 11 3 13
  Military Retirement 0 11 5 0 0 9 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 139 82 29 62 22 79 39 38 17 14
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 3 2 0 3 0 0 0 4 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 6 6 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 8 4 2 5 7 4 0 6 4 4
Pension Income 229 140 66 127 40 131 61 96 26 37
  Company or Union Retirement 59 38 37 34 4 33 17 44 0 8
  Federal Government Retirement 32 24 4 34 7 11 7 8 3 10
  Military Retirement 0 0 1 0 0 7 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 138 78 26 52 21 79 38 38 19 14
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Alimony 9 2 6 5 4 3 3 6 7 3
Child Support 19 1 3 6 2 4 0 5 3 2
Educational Assistance 14 15 3 18 5 2 0 13 4 7
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
29 4 4 8 0 5 5 9 3 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 3 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 2,413 3,266 1,700 3,634 1,127 2,799 1,191 2,644 799 1,710
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
2,792 3,684 2,041 3,922 1,330 3,049 1,355 2,792 900 1,763
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 217 133 48 14 14 26 7 11 8 2
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
655 588 397 339 198 303 159 170 109 83
  Government Transfer Payments 484 364 267 177 117 203 92 93 67 53
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 4 15 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
218 147 47 12 13 22 5 11 9 4
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
282 236 103 163 60 143 59 99 34 48

 

  $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:
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 1,056 2,221 841 1,129 613 1,309 544 883 367 755
Earnings 817 2,165 506 976 416 1,343 323 793 210 773
  Wages and Salary 817 2,050 500 949 416 1,295 323 781 198 743
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 2 124 3 29 2 37 0 18 9 39
  Farm Self-Employment 0 6 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 4
Social Security 5 168 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 0 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 26 66 17 26 20 49 30 21 0 5
  Interest 8 37 10 2 19 6 19 3 1 3
  Dividends 4 35 0 6 0 34 0 3 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 14 52 0 4 1 17 0 3 0 5
Retirement Income 40 33 30 19 15 40 5 9 17 16
  Company or Union Retirement 2 4 10 8 1 6 0 0 0 6
  Federal Government Retirement 6 2 0 4 1 11 0 1 0 4
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 28 17 4 4 11 14 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 2
Pension Income 40 20 20 12 15 27 5 9 9 16
  Company or Union Retirement 2 4 10 8 0 3 0 0 0 6
  Federal Government Retirement 6 2 0 0 1 8 0 1 0 4
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 28 14 4 4 11 14 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 3 2 2 2 3 0 1 0 1
Educational Assistance 10 10 4 0 0 0 2 3 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
5 5 0 0 0 5 0 0 0 1
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 824 2,320 538 992 447 1,351 332 791 219 775
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
893 2,350 597 1,034 506 1,377 361 845 249 789
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 5 168 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
61 193 52 35 45 56 17 19 30 25
  Government Transfer Payments 53 198 18 15 24 36 12 12 20 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
5 166 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
40 33 30 19 15 40 5 9 17 16

 

  $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:
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 331 551 231 502 207 335 197 341 143 217
Earnings 175 523 142 510 99 304 93 315 66 172
  Wages and Salary 161 521 127 482 95 302 90 303 61 168
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 4 8 26 3 3 0 16 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 0
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 6 11 20 20 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 13 0 1 0 1 0 0
Retirement Income 0 4 6 3 0 2 1 0 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 1 3 1 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 1 5 3 0 0 1 0 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 1 3 1 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 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 186 521 142 506 112 301 108 317 74 180
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
203 537 161 523 133 312 116 331 74 185
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
5 12 12 4 7 8 2 0 0 0
  Government Transfer Payments 2 9 6 6 3 2 2 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 4 6 3 0 2 1 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:
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 108 2,701 20,921 90 29,310 141 0.488 0.0031 1,249
Earnings 49 2,029 25,616 109 32,503 182 0.457 0.0037 1,249
  Wages and Salary 54 1,855 25,996 113 32,623 179 0.451 0.0037 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 108 10,320 223 20,092 829 0.634 0.0169 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 0 21 1,873 88 11,915 1,872 0.797 0.0530 1,249
Social Security 0 0 10,449 54 11,215 48 0.287 0.0055 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 6,825 143 6,408 100 0.335 0.0162 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 2,299 81 3,153 112 0.474 0.0290 1,249
Veterans Benefits 0 0 9,503 872 10,146 488 0.426 0.0402 1,249
Survivor Benefits 36 0 7,003 279 11,872 403 0.571 0.0233 1,249
Disability Benefits 3 0 7,697 303 9,350 522 0.450 0.0464 1,249
Unemployment Compensation 3 0 3,299 110 4,606 124 0.488 0.0215 1,249
Workers Compensation 3 0 2,603 315 6,648 544 0.598 0.0541 1,249
Property Income 34 213 1,576 8 3,389 62 0.641 0.0093 1,249
  Interest 99 0 1,451 8 1,923 40 0.468 0.0173 1,249
  Dividends 0 45 1,619 16 3,029 92 0.590 0.0214 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 78 11 2,229 38 7,395 303 0.676 0.0314 1,249
Retirement Income 46 6 9,151 155 13,540 183 0.518 0.0101 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 27 0 5,918 168 9,762 207 0.549 0.0152 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 16,693 947 19,372 645 0.408 0.0311 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 11,733 452 12,983 668 0.352 0.0560 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 5 2 13,813 416 17,676 355 0.438 0.0177 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 11,249 886 11,994 734 0.318 0.0652 1,249
  Annuities 6 0 5,427 621 10,498 1,174 0.611 0.0710 1,249
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 0 0 5,956 413 9,656 779 0.533 0.0579 1,249
  Other or Don't Know 11 0 7,366 541 13,830 987 0.581 0.0472 1,249
Pension Income 22 1 9,485 196 13,725 205 0.511 0.0113 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 15 0 6,029 191 9,693 227 0.542 0.0171 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 18,682 1,003 21,213 834 0.388 0.0385 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 5 0 15,139 433 18,582 379 0.424 0.0184 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Annuities 2 0 5,384 717 9,942 1,650 0.598 0.1133 1,249
Alimony 11 0 7,193 465 14,015 1,075 0.572 0.0523 1,249
Child Support 9 0 4,042 81 5,587 148 0.496 0.0207 1,249
Educational Assistance 0 1 3,860 97 5,827 144 0.520 0.0327 1,249
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
7 0 3,290 320 7,519 432 0.623 0.0359 1,249
Other Income, N.E.C. 3 0 2,573 180 4,621 602 0.614 0.0857 1,249

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 49 2,046 19,501 126 28,142 146 0.477 0.0033 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
58 2,153 21,180 87 29,117 145 0.467 0.0033 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 10,469 54 11,242 48 0.287 0.0055 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
23 34 11,756 65 14,849 87 0.378 0.0061 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 8 4 9,897 45 11,780 64 0.387 0.0055 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 5,357 137 5,564 86 0.401 0.0140 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 10,028 51 10,835 45 0.298 0.0052 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
46 6 7,710 99 11,522 142 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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