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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
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 76,553 4,824 2,533 4,026 5,034 5,439 4,017 4,432 3,308 4,051
Earnings 51,634 2,264 1,814 2,026 1,527 2,967 1,674 2,762 1,728 3,258
  Wages and Salary 48,729 1,840 1,637 1,815 1,387 2,664 1,595 2,589 1,672 3,052
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 3,984 1,077 290 340 167 404 86 226 73 222
  Farm Self-Employment 511 331 30 24 10 23 7 8 5 7
Social Security 20,544 669 1,280 3,158 4,399 3,679 3,227 1,982 1,098 421
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 1,937 437 239 382 601 158 43 41 15 5
Public Assistance 756 401 209 87 35 11 3 1 5 0
Veterans Benefits 344 67 53 31 27 37 76 8 8 8
Survivor Benefits 1,996 488 334 224 190 178 118 84 60 59
Disability Benefits 494 79 75 85 105 53 27 19 14 14
Unemployment Compensation 2,303 925 601 323 207 118 37 32 25 11
Workers Compensation 528 256 71 45 38 25 13 25 18 5
Property Income 41,430 32,290 3,069 1,677 864 758 397 363 186 260
  Interest 39,405 33,553 2,281 1,152 553 420 283 272 44 155
  Dividends 11,888 9,102 1,011 583 217 285 98 184 11 105
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 4,323 2,427 508 375 153 206 66 85 34 90
Retirement Income 8,117 1,465 1,176 880 809 766 456 405 385 299
  Company or Union Retirement 4,382 1,150 833 550 407 390 208 163 163 86
  Federal Government Retirement 676 47 44 55 62 60 44 38 43 51
  Military Retirement 192 18 11 11 25 41 29 10 14 6
  State or Local Government Retirement 2,205 195 205 170 228 221 158 163 117 115
  Railroad Retirement 117 8 9 13 19 17 8 16 17 6
  Annuities 267 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 462 84 97 60 49 44 22 15 10 12
Pension Income 6,064 1,087 866 633 557 578 330 322 309 222
  Company or Union Retirement 3,344 868 626 424 307 322 156 114 139 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 3,319 1,005 955 644 317 160 92 36 29 16
Educational Assistance 1,391 605 317 168 109 91 9 23 12 28
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
674 315 79 73 18 80 19 13 5 13
Other Income, N.E.C. 382 189 124 14 10 13 3 8 5 1

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 69,127 2,241 2,566 4,543 5,330 5,980 4,566 4,522 2,862 3,686
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
70,281 2,088 2,376 4,211 4,925 5,481 3,947 4,396 3,014 4,024
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 20,619 673 1,281 3,152 4,407 3,686 3,240 1,990 1,108 431
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
22,839 730 1,242 2,949 4,094 3,241 2,702 1,960 1,381 909
  Government Transfer Payments 26,337 2,050 2,014 3,593 5,090 3,890 3,159 2,148 1,368 680
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 2,594 763 427 457 626 174 49 47 24 8
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
22,434 1,015 1,430 3,453 5,006 3,927 3,285 2,079 1,148 430
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
10,591 2,169 1,565 1,308 1,416 937 505 461 410 309

 

  $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
25 Years and Over
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 2,777 3,474 2,261 3,541 1,662 2,831 1,535 2,579 1,115 1,807
Earnings 1,859 2,777 1,459 3,382 1,014 2,527 1,089 2,511 746 1,638
  Wages and Salary 1,807 2,606 1,425 3,275 986 2,421 1,076 2,432 728 1,613
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 48 164 39 146 22 99 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 199 191 131 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 42 9 30 2 37 5 19 0 8
Retirement Income 270 215 101 163 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 7 5 0 2 0 2 0 5 0 2
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
23 4 0 7 0 4 2 0 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 3 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 2,210 2,895 1,580 3,418 1,079 2,629 1,119 2,521 782 1,656
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
2,585 3,314 1,920 3,706 1,282 2,879 1,283 2,670 882 1,709
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 217 133 48 14 14 26 7 11 8 2
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
653 588 397 339 198 303 159 170 109 83
  Government Transfer Payments 482 364 267 177 113 203 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
281 236 103 163 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
25 Years and Over
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 1,008 2,139 827 1,087 609 1,296 542 875 367 741
Earnings 789 2,106 500 943 416 1,332 323 785 210 760
  Wages and Salary 790 1,992 495 916 416 1,286 323 773 198 730
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 2 121 3 29 2 37 0 18 9 39
  Farm Self-Employment 0 6 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 4
Social Security 5 166 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 24 56 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 10 44 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 2 0 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 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 797 2,260 532 959 447 1,340 332 784 219 762
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
866 2,289 590 1,002 506 1,366 361 837 249 776
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 5 166 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
61 191 52 35 45 56 17 19 30 25
  Government Transfer Payments 46 196 18 15 24 36 11 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
5 164 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
25 Years and Over
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 330 550 231 497 207 335 197 333 142 217
Earnings 175 522 138 508 99 303 93 314 66 172
  Wages and Salary 161 521 122 481 95 300 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 186 519 139 505 112 301 106 315 73 180
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
203 535 158 522 133 312 114 329 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
25 Years and Over
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 108 2,668 23,052 139 31,635 156 0.470 0.0033 1,249
Earnings 49 2,007 29,491 218 35,977 205 0.426 0.0039 1,249
  Wages and Salary 54 1,834 30,210 94 36,303 204 0.417 0.0040 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 104 10,732 218 20,581 855 0.624 0.0171 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 0 20 1,932 95 12,974 2,057 0.796 0.0546 1,249
Social Security 0 0 10,521 54 11,287 48 0.284 0.0055 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 6,912 161 6,455 107 0.343 0.0169 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 2,359 96 3,244 135 0.481 0.0338 1,249
Veterans Benefits 0 0 9,444 894 10,068 506 0.436 0.0412 1,249
Survivor Benefits 29 0 6,962 279 11,612 388 0.564 0.0233 1,249
Disability Benefits 3 0 7,711 306 9,416 528 0.448 0.0467 1,249
Unemployment Compensation 3 0 3,445 112 4,748 131 0.486 0.0221 1,249
Workers Compensation 3 0 2,764 383 6,811 560 0.598 0.0544 1,249
Property Income 34 213 1,604 9 3,617 67 0.652 0.0088 1,249
  Interest 99 0 1,468 8 2,060 43 0.494 0.0170 1,249
  Dividends 0 45 1,633 17 3,112 95 0.595 0.0207 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 78 11 2,227 38 7,326 306 0.675 0.0320 1,249
Retirement Income 39 6 9,162 156 13,495 181 0.516 0.0101 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 27 0 5,945 168 9,783 207 0.548 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 11,833 468 13,138 677 0.355 0.0562 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 5 2 13,829 416 17,689 356 0.437 0.0176 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 11,281 884 12,039 733 0.323 0.0649 1,249
  Annuities 6 0 5,412 618 10,360 1,151 0.603 0.0729 1,249
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 0 0 5,969 412 9,676 780 0.534 0.0577 1,249
  Other or Don't Know 4 0 7,127 518 12,694 864 0.561 0.0466 1,249
Pension Income 22 1 9,502 195 13,740 205 0.510 0.0113 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 15 0 6,051 191 9,712 227 0.541 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 6 0 4,214 84 5,747 148 0.487 0.0206 1,249
Educational Assistance 0 0 3,214 165 5,030 198 0.522 0.0305 1,249
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
7 0 3,191 460 7,948 587 0.633 0.0451 1,249
Other Income, N.E.C. 3 0 2,546 190 4,848 665 0.623 0.0885 1,249

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 49 2,024 21,326 100 30,227 160 0.460 0.0035 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
58 2,124 23,156 143 31,289 158 0.448 0.0035 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 10,541 54 11,315 48 0.284 0.0055 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
16 34 11,855 65 14,949 88 0.374 0.0061 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 8 4 10,271 58 12,197 66 0.375 0.0057 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 5,585 156 5,766 95 0.395 0.0151 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 10,199 53 11,003 46 0.291 0.0053 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
39 6 7,947 102 11,755 145 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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