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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 alone (1)
    Total 86,228 7,057 3,790 5,193 5,807 6,287 4,524 5,107 3,629 4,523
Earnings 59,823 4,044 3,039 3,051 2,181 3,690 2,061 3,334 1,945 3,695
  Wages and Salary 56,838 3,592 2,843 2,830 2,040 3,392 1,975 3,153 1,888 3,484
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 4,147 1,181 309 350 171 402 91 235 73 224
  Farm Self-Employment 559 372 30 26 10 26 8 8 5 7
Social Security 20,673 725 1,333 3,211 4,390 3,680 3,223 1,974 1,098 414
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 2,077 456 264 441 635 162 47 41 12 5
Public Assistance 963 522 251 114 49 14 3 1 5 0
Veterans Benefits 357 68 51 35 29 37 76 17 8 8
Survivor Benefits 2,010 485 341 224 187 187 117 83 60 59
Disability Benefits 494 80 76 83 106 53 27 19 12 14
Unemployment Compensation 2,411 1,002 622 330 210 119 34 32 24 11
Workers Compensation 533 266 75 45 34 24 10 25 18 5
Property Income 44,323 35,135 3,092 1,682 880 759 396 363 187 263
  Interest 42,214 36,350 2,294 1,150 558 418 283 270 45 155
  Dividends 12,212 9,425 1,007 595 216 282 98 184 11 107
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 4,349 2,434 509 376 155 209 66 87 34 89
Retirement Income 8,068 1,457 1,170 877 801 766 454 401 378 295
  Company or Union Retirement 4,348 1,143 826 547 404 386 208 162 161 84
  Federal Government Retirement 666 47 44 55 62 60 43 37 40 51
  Military Retirement 192 18 14 11 25 42 29 9 14 6
  State or Local Government Retirement 2,192 194 204 172 226 220 157 161 116 115
  Railroad Retirement 115 9 9 13 18 17 8 16 17 4
  Annuities 263 77 48 34 25 19 6 17 6 9
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 231 54 43 50 11 18 7 2 8 12
  Other or Don't Know 473 84 97 59 49 49 22 15 10 12
Pension Income 6,007 1,078 857 630 553 574 329 319 305 218
  Company or Union Retirement 3,316 863 618 421 304 319 156 114 139 63
  Federal Government Retirement 436 30 25 26 22 39 38 28 27 39
  Military Retirement 57 2 2 1 8 7 8 8 10 3
  State or Local Government Retirement 1,928 146 170 149 181 182 132 146 112 107
  Railroad Retirement 65 8 4 4 12 8 5 13 3 4
  Annuities 117 30 25 20 12 8 0 10 0 4
Alimony 376 72 60 65 33 29 15 12 13 12
Child Support 3,536 1,138 1,018 659 316 162 95 36 29 16
Educational Assistance 3,450 1,265 838 502 244 276 56 60 36 67
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
1,023 470 140 121 56 94 20 14 6 13
Other Income, N.E.C. 414 204 140 14 10 13 3 8 5 1

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 77,391 4,025 3,820 5,611 5,983 6,721 4,958 5,090 3,066 4,124
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
78,544 3,871 3,640 5,282 5,583 6,235 4,334 4,965 3,216 4,459
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 20,747 730 1,334 3,205 4,397 3,688 3,235 1,982 1,107 423
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
22,966 791 1,307 3,006 4,089 3,248 2,691 1,951 1,376 900
  Government Transfer Payments 27,568 2,603 2,358 3,844 5,154 3,920 3,152 2,153 1,370 680
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 2,932 895 489 546 671 184 53 47 21 8
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
22,889 1,200 1,537 3,593 5,037 3,942 3,284 2,074 1,146 423
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
10,878 2,292 1,619 1,396 1,454 947 506 456 401 305

 

  $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 alone (1)
    Total 3,025 3,824 2,387 3,723 1,709 2,981 1,581 2,688 1,132 1,858
Earnings 2,027 3,100 1,563 3,546 1,049 2,662 1,138 2,610 758 1,676
  Wages and Salary 1,975 2,927 1,529 3,433 1,022 2,555 1,125 2,533 742 1,653
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 48 168 41 151 22 100 10 86 11 39
  Farm Self-Employment 0 13 4 7 0 4 0 7 0 0
Social Security 206 129 43 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 28 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 199 190 131 93 49 76 56 68 28 36
  Interest 111 72 74 47 35 13 17 40 16 14
  Dividends 21 68 3 19 8 0 3 20 3 7
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 33 42 9 28 2 37 5 18 0 8
Retirement Income 271 212 99 163 58 143 59 97 34 48
  Company or Union Retirement 70 53 50 49 17 40 18 44 8 15
  Federal Government Retirement 45 43 13 39 7 11 10 10 3 13
  Military Retirement 0 11 4 0 0 9 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 139 80 27 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 228 137 63 127 40 131 61 93 26 37
  Company or Union Retirement 59 38 37 34 4 33 17 43 0 8
  Federal Government Retirement 31 23 4 34 7 11 7 7 3 10
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 7 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 138 77 24 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 8 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 17 5 2 0 11 4 7
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
27 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 2,381 3,219 1,681 3,583 1,114 2,761 1,165 2,620 793 1,695
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
2,753 3,634 2,020 3,868 1,315 3,011 1,326 2,765 894 1,749
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 214 132 46 13 14 26 7 11 8 2
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
650 584 389 335 196 303 157 168 109 83
  Government Transfer Payments 481 361 261 176 115 203 91 92 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
215 145 45 12 13 22 5 11 9 4
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
281 233 99 163 60 143 59 97 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 alone (1)
    Total 1,041 2,206 823 1,112 606 1,300 538 875 363 745
Earnings 808 2,148 492 960 413 1,329 317 788 208 764
  Wages and Salary 808 2,033 487 933 413 1,281 317 777 197 733
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 2 124 3 29 2 37 0 16 9 39
  Farm Self-Employment 0 6 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 4
Social Security 5 167 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 19 49 30 21 0 5
  Interest 8 36 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 31 29 19 15 40 5 8 17 16
  Company or Union Retirement 2 4 10 8 0 6 0 0 0 6
  Federal Government Retirement 6 2 0 4 0 11 0 1 0 4
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 28 16 3 4 11 14 5 7 6 3
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 0 0 0 0 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 19 19 12 15 27 5 8 9 16
  Company or Union Retirement 2 4 10 8 0 3 0 0 0 6
  Federal Government Retirement 6 2 0 0 0 8 0 1 0 4
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 28 12 3 4 11 14 5 7 6 3
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 0 0 0 0 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 1 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 816 2,302 523 977 444 1,337 326 786 216 765
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
884 2,332 580 1,019 500 1,363 355 838 245 781
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 5 167 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
61 191 51 34 44 56 17 18 30 25
  Government Transfer Payments 53 195 17 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
5 165 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
40 31 29 19 15 40 5 8 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 alone (1)
    Total 325 546 230 497 207 330 196 335 143 211
Earnings 171 518 142 505 99 303 93 312 66 167
  Wages and Salary 157 515 127 477 95 301 90 300 61 162
  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 12 10 7 8
  Interest 2 9 3 6 5 11 0 0 2 5
  Dividends 0 2 0 0 0 0 3 1 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 0 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 0 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 181 515 142 501 112 298 108 314 74 175
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
195 531 161 520 133 310 114 328 74 179
  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 4 1 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 alone (1)
    Total 106 2,670 20,950 91 29,347 142 0.487 0.0032 1,249
Earnings 48 2,003 25,681 110 32,566 183 0.457 0.0037 1,249
  Wages and Salary 51 1,831 26,064 114 32,692 180 0.450 0.0037 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 107 10,389 224 20,101 823 0.632 0.0169 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 0 20 1,880 89 11,975 1,886 0.797 0.0540 1,249
Social Security 0 0 10,460 55 11,222 48 0.286 0.0055 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 6,811 144 6,402 100 0.336 0.0163 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 2,307 83 3,164 113 0.474 0.0297 1,249
Veterans Benefits 0 0 9,622 857 10,193 492 0.425 0.0404 1,249
Survivor Benefits 36 0 6,990 279 11,898 407 0.571 0.0235 1,249
Disability Benefits 3 0 7,701 305 9,358 528 0.452 0.0468 1,249
Unemployment Compensation 3 0 3,317 110 4,622 125 0.490 0.0217 1,249
Workers Compensation 3 0 2,516 281 6,619 556 0.603 0.0551 1,249
Property Income 34 213 1,577 8 3,401 63 0.642 0.0093 1,249
  Interest 99 0 1,452 8 1,932 40 0.470 0.0174 1,249
  Dividends 0 45 1,620 16 3,018 91 0.589 0.0211 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 78 11 2,233 38 7,430 306 0.677 0.0311 1,249
Retirement Income 45 5 9,151 157 13,507 182 0.516 0.0101 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 26 0 5,937 168 9,745 207 0.547 0.0153 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 16,530 976 19,207 641 0.407 0.0312 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 11,686 463 12,868 673 0.345 0.0571 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 5 2 13,768 416 17,602 355 0.437 0.0177 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 11,197 878 11,893 739 0.333 0.0651 1,249
  Annuities 6 0 5,474 632 10,392 1,172 0.604 0.0726 1,249
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 0 0 5,954 423 9,684 785 0.534 0.0580 1,249
  Other or Don't Know 11 0 7,362 553 13,933 999 0.581 0.0473 1,249
Pension Income 21 0 9,482 196 13,665 204 0.509 0.0114 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 14 0 6,053 191 9,683 226 0.539 0.0171 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 18,524 1,094 20,970 827 0.388 0.0386 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 5 0 15,081 437 18,498 379 0.424 0.0185 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Annuities 2 0 5,395 710 9,532 1,604 0.586 0.1182 1,249
Alimony 11 0 7,139 441 13,982 1,086 0.577 0.0524 1,249
Child Support 9 0 4,049 82 5,611 150 0.496 0.0209 1,249
Educational Assistance 0 1 3,871 98 5,790 143 0.517 0.0329 1,249
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
7 0 3,239 319 7,528 441 0.628 0.0364 1,249
Other Income, N.E.C. 3 0 2,542 177 4,652 615 0.618 0.0865 1,249

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 48 2,020 19,529 127 28,171 147 0.477 0.0033 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
56 2,126 21,204 88 29,145 145 0.466 0.0033 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 10,479 55 11,248 48 0.287 0.0055 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
22 33 11,763 65 14,846 87 0.377 0.0061 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 8 4 9,915 45 11,796 64 0.386 0.0055 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 5,376 139 5,574 87 0.401 0.0142 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 10,049 53 10,850 46 0.297 0.0052 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
45 5 7,727 100 11,520 142 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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