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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 Years and Over
All Races
    Total 93,143 5,661 3,075 4,954 6,389 6,712 4,863 5,325 3,995 5,000
Earnings 63,598 2,659 2,149 2,482 1,931 3,690 2,069 3,394 2,233 4,066
  Wages and Salary 60,299 2,189 1,944 2,242 1,770 3,355 1,984 3,202 2,163 3,830
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 4,584 1,259 330 393 196 446 95 250 88 261
  Farm Self-Employment 585 398 32 27 10 23 7 8 5 7
Social Security 23,763 780 1,549 3,695 5,189 4,301 3,660 2,215 1,192 476
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 2,893 603 385 551 957 236 55 50 23 5
Public Assistance 1,219 649 316 158 55 16 8 2 9 0
Veterans Benefits 435 91 66 34 34 51 95 9 8 8
Survivor Benefits 2,206 542 362 253 212 197 133 94 71 65
Disability Benefits 648 109 98 105 136 68 32 24 18 21
Unemployment Compensation 2,941 1,207 753 391 270 152 46 38 35 17
Workers Compensation 622 292 92 56 45 27 15 27 20 5
Property Income 47,123 37,119 3,399 1,853 939 832 423 407 191 285
  Interest 44,841 38,434 2,512 1,275 590 473 297 303 48 168
  Dividends 13,070 10,090 1,089 624 226 306 99 194 11 114
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 4,817 2,739 567 409 169 229 76 88 36 93
Retirement Income 9,296 1,624 1,310 1,020 926 890 526 481 448 357
  Company or Union Retirement 4,967 1,275 922 619 471 456 231 184 191 120
  Federal Government Retirement 817 49 51 72 72 67 64 54 57 56
  Military Retirement 209 19 11 11 28 46 32 12 16 6
  State or Local Government Retirement 2,513 210 223 204 244 253 185 194 128 132
  Railroad Retirement 124 8 9 14 22 19 9 16 17 6
  Annuities 284 86 50 36 25 24 6 17 6 9
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 268 68 43 55 13 18 12 4 8 12
  Other or Don't Know 564 99 121 79 69 52 24 15 18 12
Pension Income 6,944 1,193 968 731 626 674 386 388 356 262
  Company or Union Retirement 3,815 961 697 484 356 385 174 135 156 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 4,198 1,367 1,178 817 358 200 109 43 33 18
Educational Assistance 1,902 803 455 218 152 119 30 40 19 31
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
922 436 108 99 32 104 24 18 5 20
Other Income, N.E.C. 462 207 147 22 21 18 8 8 5 5

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 83,821 2,639 3,052 5,456 6,429 7,228 5,346 5,364 3,455 4,554
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
85,305 2,479 2,846 5,083 6,004 6,683 4,706 5,225 3,632 4,949
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 23,843 785 1,550 3,690 5,198 4,310 3,673 2,224 1,201 486
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
26,570 884 1,511 3,466 4,882 3,821 3,118 2,190 1,520 1,032
  Government Transfer Payments 31,639 2,688 2,577 4,316 6,290 4,640 3,647 2,461 1,536 769
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 3,944 1,121 665 693 990 258 77 59 38 8
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
26,691 1,346 1,785 4,145 6,135 4,655 3,751 2,352 1,272 490
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
13,064 2,665 1,920 1,674 1,882 1,133 599 559 490 374

 

  $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
25 Years and Over
All Races
    Total 3,365 4,299 2,755 4,357 2,007 3,451 1,813 3,168 1,311 2,196
Earnings 2,330 3,493 1,840 4,198 1,266 3,130 1,299 3,110 851 2,028
  Wages and Salary 2,261 3,307 1,803 4,051 1,240 3,002 1,285 3,018 831 2,001
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 63 181 43 186 23 121 15 102 14 40
  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 24 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 205 212 142 103 58 80 61 71 28 42
  Interest 124 74 84 50 39 15 18 42 18 14
  Dividends 23 81 3 21 8 0 3 21 3 8
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 34 48 9 35 2 38 5 23 0 9
Retirement Income 310 246 126 187 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 159 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 7 7 0 5 0 3 0 5 0 2
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
30 6 0 14 0 6 2 0 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 3 4 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 1

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 2,715 3,636 1,965 4,232 1,350 3,236 1,333 3,126 889 2,060
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
3,146 4,102 2,363 4,555 1,571 3,522 1,520 3,294 1,007 2,121
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 237 153 54 15 14 26 7 14 10 2
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
743 666 467 396 218 343 179 195 126 95
  Government Transfer Payments 569 416 308 206 121 234 112 111 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
329 275 127 187 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
25 Years and Over
All Races
    Total 1,248 2,619 986 1,307 708 1,572 636 1,029 425 930
Earnings 973 2,580 603 1,157 467 1,651 369 949 248 948
  Wages and Salary 971 2,457 599 1,130 466 1,584 370 928 237 915
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 2 129 3 31 2 52 0 23 9 41
  Farm Self-Employment 0 6 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 4
Social Security 5 190 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 30 62 17 31 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 12 49 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 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
5 0 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 980 2,757 638 1,179 504 1,658 377 946 260 946
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
1,066 2,789 702 1,228 567 1,686 413 999 294 968
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 5 190 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
69 226 55 39 47 66 19 19 31 31
  Government Transfer Payments 54 235 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
7 190 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
25 Years and Over
All Races
    Total 386 670 286 640 266 394 226 423 173 253
Earnings 210 640 176 647 126 380 113 389 81 195
  Wages and Salary 194 645 158 617 122 377 110 375 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 0 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 221 639 175 636 143 376 124 387 94 208
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
247 660 200 654 164 390 132 400 94 212
  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
25 Years and Over
All Races
    Total 122 3,145 22,944 127 31,382 138 0.467 0.0030 1,249
Earnings 58 2,422 29,273 192 35,760 180 0.422 0.0035 1,249
  Wages and Salary 63 2,237 30,061 99 36,080 179 0.414 0.0036 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 115 10,637 212 20,069 757 0.619 0.0155 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 0 20 1,838 85 11,423 1,806 0.800 0.0536 1,249
Social Security 0 0 10,388 50 11,173 44 0.284 0.0051 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 7,083 136 6,538 86 0.334 0.0138 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 2,350 75 3,320 108 0.485 0.0267 1,249
Veterans Benefits 0 0 9,458 808 10,301 524 0.458 0.0397 1,249
Survivor Benefits 29 0 6,969 260 11,456 360 0.559 0.0221 1,249
Disability Benefits 3 0 7,710 269 9,289 430 0.448 0.0389 1,249
Unemployment Compensation 3 0 3,375 101 4,697 112 0.488 0.0190 1,249
Workers Compensation 3 0 3,024 380 6,819 497 0.595 0.0481 1,249
Property Income 34 224 1,587 8 3,432 61 0.641 0.0089 1,249
  Interest 106 0 1,459 8 1,966 39 0.476 0.0165 1,249
  Dividends 0 46 1,619 16 3,018 88 0.589 0.0214 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 81 12 2,199 35 7,081 286 0.672 0.0329 1,249
Retirement Income 39 8 9,374 146 13,615 167 0.510 0.0093 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 27 0 6,159 159 9,980 196 0.546 0.0141 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 16,612 746 19,294 568 0.390 0.0285 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 11,867 439 13,207 650 0.359 0.0530 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 5 2 14,159 378 17,848 329 0.431 0.0163 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 11,120 824 12,026 708 0.309 0.0648 1,249
  Annuities 6 0 5,408 614 10,302 1,101 0.604 0.0700 1,249
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 0 0 6,061 414 9,855 722 0.540 0.0518 1,249
  Other or Don't Know 4 0 6,973 417 12,066 744 0.554 0.0433 1,249
Pension Income 22 1 9,813 186 13,941 191 0.505 0.0105 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 15 0 6,287 178 9,959 216 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 7 0 4,053 77 5,495 128 0.488 0.0185 1,249
Educational Assistance 0 0 3,313 134 5,071 162 0.514 0.0251 1,249
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
7 0 3,065 392 7,450 455 0.617 0.0384 1,249
Other Income, N.E.C. 3 0 2,909 205 5,930 686 0.643 0.0677 1,249

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 58 2,450 21,615 89 30,300 143 0.456 0.0032 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
72 2,561 23,331 130 31,257 141 0.446 0.0031 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 10,406 50 11,198 45 0.285 0.0051 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
16 37 11,663 60 14,756 80 0.376 0.0056 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 8 5 9,980 43 11,914 59 0.379 0.0051 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 5,671 127 5,822 77 0.391 0.0122 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 9,973 39 10,808 42 0.294 0.0048 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
39 8 7,861 85 11,446 126 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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