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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 to 64 Years
All Races
    Total 72,550 5,251 2,427 2,957 3,564 4,105 2,664 3,645 2,722 3,988
Earnings 60,166 2,168 1,823 2,203 1,776 3,383 1,898 3,223 2,122 3,887
  Wages and Salary 57,250 1,799 1,672 1,994 1,629 3,072 1,824 3,046 2,055 3,674
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 4,170 1,128 280 345 186 416 88 229 78 244
  Farm Self-Employment 509 369 18 22 10 17 7 7 5 7
Social Security 5,296 332 497 698 1,410 853 658 322 240 115
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 2,088 349 228 422 772 165 48 50 23 5
Public Assistance 1,169 617 304 155 55 16 5 2 9 0
Veterans Benefits 220 39 49 19 5 20 35 4 6 3
Survivor Benefits 598 145 75 61 48 55 33 26 17 28
Disability Benefits 590 105 82 90 128 65 30 21 18 20
Unemployment Compensation 2,814 1,154 721 364 264 145 44 38 35 17
Workers Compensation 569 277 82 38 44 26 14 25 18 5
Property Income 36,201 30,042 2,197 1,204 554 491 195 240 102 197
  Interest 34,432 30,691 1,514 734 359 271 120 177 13 131
  Dividends 9,800 8,003 704 401 94 179 50 99 7 80
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 3,502 2,158 382 283 106 152 39 40 20 56
Retirement Income 3,080 412 336 270 313 278 174 174 191 178
  Company or Union Retirement 1,335 269 179 122 122 130 82 58 86 56
  Federal Government Retirement 259 17 8 24 42 15 4 18 23 16
  Military Retirement 85 12 3 1 14 13 12 8 11 6
  State or Local Government Retirement 928 47 72 55 71 84 46 81 57 69
  Railroad Retirement 11 0 1 2 6 0 1 0 0 0
  Annuities 82 15 13 11 3 11 4 7 0 1
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 115 23 17 20 5 8 8 4 0 12
  Other or Don't Know 348 53 66 52 51 27 19 4 12 12
Pension Income 2,096 248 215 135 158 180 110 135 156 119
  Company or Union Retirement 978 194 128 75 83 104 64 35 67 35
  Federal Government Retirement 161 13 3 6 9 7 0 10 23 9
  Military Retirement 47 2 0 1 5 7 8 7 10 3
  State or Local Government Retirement 786 23 55 36 48 54 32 78 55 69
  Railroad Retirement 8 0 0 1 6 0 1 0 0 0
  Annuities 41 6 10 6 3 3 0 6 0 0
Alimony 364 72 46 58 40 27 12 16 16 13
Child Support 4,167 1,354 1,169 817 354 195 109 43 33 18
Educational Assistance 1,879 788 451 214 152 119 30 40 19 31
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
787 374 84 83 32 88 20 18 2 20
Other Income, N.E.C. 377 159 138 16 15 11 3 8 4 5

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 64,363 2,204 2,043 2,686 2,961 4,048 2,460 3,535 2,385 4,018
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
65,346 2,168 2,041 2,640 2,961 4,012 2,428 3,532 2,430 4,063
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 5,306 332 497 700 1,416 853 658 322 240 115
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
7,496 556 669 818 1,549 970 692 426 353 252
  Government Transfer Payments 12,350 2,272 1,739 1,558 2,501 1,327 845 580 416 229
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 3,095 842 497 561 806 185 67 59 38 8
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
7,837 877 780 1,150 2,136 1,082 735 439 295 126
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
6,051 1,208 799 795 1,087 452 242 245 229 192

 

  $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 to 64 Years
All Races
    Total 2,579 3,570 2,211 3,890 1,640 3,090 1,522 2,890 1,105 2,013
Earnings 2,266 3,345 1,784 4,062 1,218 3,069 1,254 3,026 832 1,971
  Wages and Salary 2,199 3,183 1,748 3,933 1,192 2,945 1,241 2,939 812 1,946
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 60 164 42 171 23 115 15 97 11 39
  Farm Self-Employment 0 7 1 4 0 4 0 7 0 0
Social Security 29 41 21 9 5 8 4 8 7 0
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 9 16 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 11 18 7 9 12 8 0 9 0 2
Disability Benefits 12 7 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 2
Unemployment Compensation 9 8 7 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
Workers Compensation 8 5 4 5 1 0 0 5 3 1
Property Income 96 139 89 59 35 51 21 42 9 16
  Interest 38 67 48 30 16 9 7 31 9 6
  Dividends 9 47 0 10 5 0 3 15 0 2
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 11 35 9 27 2 21 4 17 0 2
Retirement Income 124 84 54 88 36 83 24 49 9 37
  Company or Union Retirement 39 21 29 20 14 25 11 25 1 13
  Federal Government Retirement 14 9 3 16 9 10 0 1 0 6
  Military Retirement 0 0 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 66 41 19 46 9 40 20 15 5 10
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 4 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 0 7 0 8 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 6 3 0 4 4 7 0 4 4 4
Pension Income 103 64 44 76 25 76 31 44 9 33
  Company or Union Retirement 31 16 24 19 4 21 11 25 1 14
  Federal Government Retirement 10 12 1 12 9 10 0 1 0 3
  Military Retirement 0 0 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 65 35 17 46 9 40 20 14 5 10
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Alimony 12 2 6 5 0 3 0 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
20 6 0 14 0 6 2 0 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 3 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 1

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 2,336 3,379 1,830 4,074 1,251 3,085 1,275 3,037 844 1,985
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
2,440 3,469 1,917 4,172 1,330 3,188 1,320 3,083 850 2,014
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 29 41 21 9 5 8 4 8 7 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
168 149 113 167 69 132 40 72 31 47
  Government Transfer Payments 161 125 83 107 35 89 28 37 18 29
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 12 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
53 56 24 9 6 9 3 8 6 2
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
143 110 55 88 37 83 24 49 9 39

 

  $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 to 64 Years
All Races
    Total 1,119 2,346 880 1,191 618 1,471 567 965 387 876
Earnings 959 2,452 591 1,126 466 1,607 348 914 245 905
  Wages and Salary 954 2,341 590 1,102 465 1,541 351 896 233 878
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 2 119 0 30 2 48 0 22 6 37
  Farm Self-Employment 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4
Social Security 0 38 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 7 2 0 2 5 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 24 51 7 16 14 41 24 10 0 3
  Interest 7 33 6 2 8 3 13 3 1 3
  Dividends 5 20 0 4 0 21 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 5 37 0 3 1 10 0 3 0 2
Retirement Income 13 19 19 9 14 32 4 7 9 10
  Company or Union Retirement 3 2 8 3 1 4 0 0 0 3
  Federal Government Retirement 3 2 0 0 1 8 0 1 0 2
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 7 13 4 4 13 11 4 6 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 0 3 2 0 0 6 0 0 0 2
Pension Income 13 16 14 7 14 21 4 7 9 10
  Company or Union Retirement 3 2 8 3 0 1 0 0 0 3
  Federal Government Retirement 3 2 0 0 1 8 0 1 0 2
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 7 13 4 4 13 11 4 6 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 955 2,490 599 1,132 465 1,610 350 910 247 909
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
987 2,511 630 1,147 488 1,605 371 953 260 911
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 38 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
15 61 19 3 11 26 4 11 16 13
  Government Transfer Payments 16 59 6 2 11 16 5 7 12 9
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
2 38 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
13 19 19 9 14 32 4 7 9 10

 

  $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 to 64 Years
All Races
    Total 349 632 241 583 231 370 197 381 152 234
Earnings 210 611 162 613 126 369 111 373 75 195
  Wages and Salary 194 617 144 582 122 369 107 359 71 189
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 4 8 26 3 0 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 0 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 5 5 8 14 1 7 10 5 5 8
  Interest 0 8 2 6 4 0 0 0 2 5
  Dividends 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 1 0 3
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 5 0 8 0 0 0 1 0 0
Retirement Income 0 6 7 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 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 0 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 0 3 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 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 0 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 210 614 162 608 136 369 111 367 77 195
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
223 627 182 617 149 380 119 383 77 196
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
0 11 10 1 0 5 0 0 0 0
  Government Transfer Payments 0 9 6 6 1 2 0 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 7 3 0 0 0 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 to 64 Years
All Races
    Total 111 2,814 26,661 105 34,163 165 0.457 0.0033 1,249
Earnings 58 2,341 30,127 84 36,375 183 0.414 0.0036 1,249
  Wages and Salary 63 2,176 30,464 85 36,695 185 0.407 0.0037 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 106 10,873 217 19,905 684 0.606 0.0155 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 0 14 1,726 85 9,370 1,760 0.797 0.0607 1,249
Social Security 0 0 9,488 72 10,461 100 0.317 0.0113 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 7,642 83 7,059 103 0.316 0.0164 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 2,370 77 3,353 110 0.486 0.0270 1,249
Veterans Benefits 0 0 8,720 1,975 11,879 936 0.509 0.0542 1,249
Survivor Benefits 10 0 8,410 713 13,924 815 0.565 0.0398 1,249
Disability Benefits 3 0 7,859 264 9,334 459 0.448 0.0411 1,249
Unemployment Compensation 3 0 3,377 103 4,724 117 0.489 0.0196 1,249
Workers Compensation 3 0 2,721 340 6,794 535 0.602 0.0514 1,249
Property Income 22 133 1,507 9 2,701 62 0.590 0.0156 1,249
  Interest 57 0 1,403 8 1,531 39 0.369 0.0236 1,249
  Dividends 0 33 1,531 17 2,443 95 0.543 0.0352 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 53 9 2,029 38 6,026 322 0.667 0.0496 1,249
Retirement Income 13 2 11,881 279 16,566 323 0.481 0.0154 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 5 0 9,508 419 13,218 414 0.511 0.0237 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 17,531 1,098 20,987 1,217 0.427 0.0517 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 12,203 1,017 12,328 892 0.354 0.0779 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 2 0 17,846 687 21,106 588 0.400 0.0264 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Annuities 6 0 9,299 2,021 19,289 3,348 0.623 0.0972 1,249
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 0 0 7,247 1,525 12,416 1,331 0.502 0.0794 1,249
  Other or Don't Know 0 0 7,674 509 12,583 892 0.533 0.0515 1,249
Pension Income 9 1 15,024 526 18,694 408 0.462 0.0179 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 5 0 10,210 446 14,073 516 0.512 0.0276 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 22,756 1,884 26,552 1,684 0.383 0.0628 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 2 0 20,418 588 23,214 643 0.369 0.0284 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Annuities 2 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Alimony 11 0 7,827 608 14,249 1,107 0.574 0.0530 1,249
Child Support 6 0 4,060 77 5,479 126 0.487 0.0184 1,249
Educational Assistance 0 0 3,339 134 5,110 164 0.514 0.0251 1,249
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
7 0 3,079 469 7,722 522 0.623 0.0419 1,249
Other Income, N.E.C. 3 0 3,040 197 6,248 822 0.665 0.0744 1,249

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 58 2,350 27,673 189 34,864 174 0.425 0.0035 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
65 2,407 28,137 186 35,120 172 0.424 0.0035 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 9,484 72 10,461 100 0.318 0.0113 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
13 3 10,403 125 14,197 166 0.428 0.0108 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 5 2 8,106 62 9,801 99 0.456 0.0087 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 5,930 139 6,030 89 0.390 0.0139 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 8,802 58 9,450 80 0.343 0.0092 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
13 2 8,015 100 11,515 187 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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