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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, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
75,322 6,134 3,112 4,301 4,840 5,306 3,958 4,291 3,098 3,746
Earnings 51,434 3,529 2,561 2,500 1,736 2,955 1,682 2,624 1,513 2,940
  Wages and Salary 48,795 3,125 2,398 2,314 1,612 2,697 1,604 2,475 1,465 2,746
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 3,712 1,076 271 303 149 356 83 200 66 204
  Farm Self-Employment 522 342 28 26 10 26 8 7 5 6
Social Security 19,180 646 1,157 2,888 4,019 3,401 3,111 1,908 1,056 403
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 1,613 361 203 322 488 136 41 36 10 5
Public Assistance 628 387 159 47 17 10 3 0 1 0
Veterans Benefits 343 66 48 35 27 35 72 17 8 8
Survivor Benefits 1,947 471 336 215 177 182 108 78 60 58
Disability Benefits 433 68 68 70 95 48 22 17 9 14
Unemployment Compensation 2,029 840 513 286 172 109 30 28 16 11
Workers Compensation 457 230 68 33 28 18 8 24 15 5
Property Income 41,602 32,770 2,969 1,620 833 726 384 347 179 258
  Interest 39,661 34,007 2,202 1,115 533 404 273 264 43 152
  Dividends 11,816 9,089 991 579 209 277 97 178 11 105
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 4,056 2,253 471 360 142 195 63 79 32 89
Retirement Income 7,700 1,386 1,105 822 769 727 430 390 369 283
  Company or Union Retirement 4,161 1,092 784 523 394 371 197 154 160 77
  Federal Government Retirement 648 47 42 55 62 52 42 37 40 51
  Military Retirement 180 18 12 11 25 36 26 9 14 6
  State or Local Government Retirement 2,094 188 195 155 216 211 146 156 108 110
  Railroad Retirement 109 9 8 13 15 17 8 16 17 4
  Annuities 259 74 48 34 25 19 6 17 6 9
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 215 52 36 46 10 16 7 2 8 12
  Other or Don't Know 437 73 91 50 41 47 22 15 10 12
Pension Income 5,746 1,028 804 591 539 550 318 311 299 208
  Company or Union Retirement 3,161 822 575 397 299 308 151 109 139 57
  Federal Government Retirement 423 30 23 26 22 34 38 27 27 39
  Military Retirement 53 2 2 1 8 4 8 8 10 3
  State or Local Government Retirement 1,849 140 163 136 174 176 124 141 106 102
  Railroad Retirement 64 8 4 4 12 8 5 13 3 4
  Annuities 116 30 25 20 12 8 0 10 0 4
Alimony 340 62 52 61 30 26 14 8 13 12
Child Support 2,973 919 844 565 267 150 88 31 29 14
Educational Assistance 2,991 1,053 712 452 229 244 56 56 32 61
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
872 382 116 109 46 86 18 14 3 11
Other Income, N.E.C. 389 198 129 12 10 13 2 5 5 1

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 67,680 3,469 3,206 4,772 5,199 5,753 4,475 4,330 2,583 3,354
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
68,744 3,320 3,026 4,450 4,816 5,267 3,838 4,203 2,728 3,679
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 19,252 650 1,159 2,883 4,029 3,408 3,122 1,917 1,062 411
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
21,312 696 1,119 2,680 3,730 2,964 2,569 1,876 1,319 871
  Government Transfer Payments 24,786 2,116 1,954 3,326 4,572 3,567 3,005 2,047 1,300 659
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 2,159 680 353 359 498 151 41 42 13 8
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
20,760 976 1,291 3,128 4,481 3,620 3,152 1,994 1,092 411
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
9,758 2,018 1,427 1,152 1,254 876 471 439 381 293

 

  $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, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
2,621 3,363 2,129 3,253 1,547 2,673 1,451 2,440 1,040 1,704
Earnings 1,686 2,676 1,351 3,088 939 2,357 1,026 2,355 687 1,532
  Wages and Salary 1,646 2,522 1,317 2,987 914 2,260 1,016 2,286 674 1,509
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 38 149 40 136 19 90 10 76 9 37
  Farm Self-Employment 0 11 4 7 0 4 0 5 0 0
Social Security 199 125 42 12 12 21 4 9 8 2
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 4 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Public Assistance 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 2 1 12 4 7 0 0 0 0 0
Survivor Benefits 20 57 25 26 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 2 2 4 4 1 0 0 3 3 1
Property Income 194 185 122 91 49 69 55 68 28 36
  Interest 111 66 71 47 35 13 16 40 16 14
  Dividends 21 64 3 19 8 0 3 20 3 7
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 31 40 8 28 2 31 5 16 0 8
Retirement Income 260 209 96 154 58 138 57 89 34 45
  Company or Union Retirement 66 52 50 47 15 40 17 39 8 14
  Federal Government Retirement 44 43 12 37 7 11 10 8 3 11
  Military Retirement 0 11 4 0 0 8 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 134 79 25 60 22 77 38 36 17 14
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 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 5 4 4
Pension Income 219 134 61 121 38 128 59 85 26 34
  Company or Union Retirement 55 37 37 34 2 33 16 38 0 7
  Federal Government Retirement 31 23 4 34 7 11 7 6 3 8
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 6 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 133 76 22 50 21 77 36 36 19 14
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Alimony 5 2 6 5 4 3 3 6 7 3
Child Support 17 1 3 6 2 2 0 5 3 2
Educational Assistance 12 11 3 17 5 2 0 11 4 7
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
27 3 4 8 0 4 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 2,025 2,794 1,461 3,126 997 2,455 1,048 2,363 716 1,551
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
2,388 3,201 1,793 3,399 1,186 2,698 1,206 2,502 811 1,601
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 207 128 44 12 13 26 4 9 8 2
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
630 568 382 318 193 292 150 161 102 80
  Government Transfer Payments 467 345 250 167 112 193 87 89 64 51
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 4 11 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
208 138 42 12 12 21 3 9 9 4
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
271 225 97 154 58 138 57 89 34 45

 

  $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, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
948 1,996 767 1,027 560 1,206 517 805 336 685
Earnings 727 1,938 458 876 381 1,239 304 724 196 699
  Wages and Salary 727 1,832 454 851 382 1,198 306 713 186 671
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 2 115 3 28 2 31 0 15 7 38
  Farm Self-Employment 0 6 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 4
Social Security 5 152 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 10 0 0 0 1
Disability Benefits 2 0 0 0 0 0 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 22 65 17 26 19 47 27 21 0 4
  Interest 6 36 10 2 19 6 18 3 1 3
  Dividends 4 35 0 6 0 31 0 3 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 14 51 0 4 1 17 0 3 0 4
Retirement Income 39 31 29 19 14 39 4 7 17 14
  Company or Union Retirement 2 4 10 8 0 6 0 0 0 5
  Federal Government Retirement 5 2 0 4 0 11 0 0 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 4 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 5 0 0 0 2
Pension Income 39 19 19 12 14 27 4 7 9 14
  Company or Union Retirement 2 4 10 8 0 3 0 0 0 5
  Federal Government Retirement 5 2 0 0 0 8 0 0 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 4 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 8 10 1 0 0 0 0 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 736 2,079 487 894 409 1,245 313 724 203 700
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
803 2,113 546 934 462 1,272 341 773 233 715
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 5 152 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
59 177 51 33 44 56 17 18 29 25
  Government Transfer Payments 51 184 17 14 24 36 10 12 19 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
5 152 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
39 31 29 19 14 39 4 7 17 14

 

  $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, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
304 511 213 466 197 308 185 319 136 193
Earnings 160 486 132 476 91 280 87 297 64 149
  Wages and Salary 146 484 115 451 85 280 84 286 59 148
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 4 8 21 3 3 0 14 0 2
  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 19 20 6 25 12 10 6 8
  Interest 2 9 2 6 4 9 0 0 2 4
  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 171 483 132 472 105 276 101 298 71 157
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
183 496 151 489 122 288 108 312 72 164
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
3 12 12 4 4 8 2 0 0 0
  Government Transfer Payments 0 9 6 4 0 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, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
104 2,530 21,749 102 30,423 157 0.487 0.0034 1,249
Earnings 46 1,885 26,860 118 33,923 207 0.456 0.0040 1,249
  Wages and Salary 49 1,719 27,295 122 34,059 203 0.449 0.0040 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 105 10,407 239 20,566 909 0.637 0.0180 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 0 20 1,907 93 12,583 2,012 0.801 0.0553 1,249
Social Security 0 0 10,647 57 11,358 50 0.282 0.0057 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 6,880 174 6,437 116 0.340 0.0185 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 2,027 90 2,710 132 0.474 0.0417 1,249
Veterans Benefits 0 0 9,577 889 10,170 502 0.430 0.0411 1,249
Survivor Benefits 36 0 6,926 286 11,963 418 0.574 0.0238 1,249
Disability Benefits 3 0 7,787 311 9,498 574 0.450 0.0503 1,249
Unemployment Compensation 3 0 3,351 123 4,723 143 0.494 0.0241 1,249
Workers Compensation 3 0 2,485 265 6,728 626 0.617 0.0596 1,249
Property Income 33 207 1,587 9 3,498 66 0.647 0.0092 1,249
  Interest 96 0 1,458 8 1,980 42 0.479 0.0175 1,249
  Dividends 0 43 1,625 17 3,039 93 0.590 0.0212 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 77 11 2,250 39 7,656 323 0.680 0.0304 1,249
Retirement Income 45 5 9,244 159 13,621 188 0.516 0.0104 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 26 0 5,979 172 9,776 212 0.547 0.0157 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 16,643 960 19,141 648 0.415 0.0313 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 11,634 520 12,819 693 0.345 0.0589 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 5 2 13,904 437 17,747 366 0.436 0.0179 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 11,266 855 11,641 727 0.321 0.0642 1,249
  Annuities 6 0 5,529 645 10,497 1,188 0.599 0.0735 1,249
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 0 0 6,089 446 10,035 835 0.538 0.0588 1,249
  Other or Don't Know 11 0 7,760 668 14,528 1,066 0.583 0.0480 1,249
Pension Income 21 0 9,588 197 13,742 209 0.507 0.0116 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 14 0 6,158 198 9,726 232 0.537 0.0176 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 18,689 1,080 20,906 836 0.387 0.0390 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 5 0 15,180 443 18,616 389 0.424 0.0189 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Annuities 2 0 5,352 704 9,539 1,613 0.580 0.1201 1,249
Alimony 11 0 7,277 521 14,677 1,185 0.579 0.0541 1,249
Child Support 9 0 4,182 90 5,882 175 0.503 0.0230 1,249
Educational Assistance 0 1 4,056 107 5,989 156 0.513 0.0324 1,249
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
6 0 3,664 355 8,023 494 0.626 0.0381 1,249
Other Income, N.E.C. 3 0 2,459 166 4,625 650 0.611 0.0916 1,249

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 46 1,902 20,040 119 28,999 163 0.478 0.0036 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
54 2,002 21,851 100 30,075 161 0.466 0.0035 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 10,664 57 11,382 50 0.283 0.0057 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
22 33 12,049 69 15,143 92 0.375 0.0063 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 8 4 10,298 62 12,181 68 0.380 0.0058 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 5,323 181 5,597 104 0.401 0.0167 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 10,348 56 11,076 48 0.290 0.0055 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
45 5 8,062 110 11,987 155 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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