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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
White alone (1)
    Total 57,767 4,424 1,957 2,270 2,667 3,171 2,041 2,881 2,106 3,120
Earnings 47,993 1,791 1,488 1,745 1,360 2,658 1,507 2,578 1,619 3,068
  Wages and Salary 45,474 1,469 1,361 1,562 1,237 2,380 1,437 2,420 1,565 2,884
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 3,553 933 241 294 153 372 81 205 66 205
  Farm Self-Employment 436 302 16 19 10 17 7 7 5 7
Social Security 4,147 269 367 528 1,104 657 523 266 199 92
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 1,375 255 141 295 469 106 39 41 12 5
Public Assistance 698 364 193 82 35 11 3 1 5 0
Veterans Benefits 151 22 37 15 2 11 23 3 6 3
Survivor Benefits 517 119 66 57 44 44 29 22 11 28
Disability Benefits 440 73 59 73 99 50 25 16 12 14
Unemployment Compensation 2,144 858 560 295 199 109 32 32 24 11
Workers Compensation 469 239 62 28 33 24 9 23 16 5
Property Income 30,980 25,550 1,896 1,055 499 430 178 205 96 176
  Interest 29,456 26,167 1,310 643 333 229 110 150 11 118
  Dividends 8,686 7,051 640 359 90 162 50 93 6 74
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 3,050 1,865 326 256 89 132 33 37 19 55
Retirement Income 2,500 329 265 211 254 219 144 147 152 149
  Company or Union Retirement 1,062 221 136 90 97 105 67 53 70 40
  Federal Government Retirement 200 17 7 17 35 13 1 12 12 14
  Military Retirement 75 12 3 1 14 9 11 7 9 6
  State or Local Government Retirement 807 35 63 51 66 72 41 69 51 60
  Railroad Retirement 11 0 1 2 6 0 1 0 0 0
  Annuities 67 11 11 11 3 6 4 7 0 1
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 90 17 16 18 3 8 3 2 0 12
  Other or Don't Know 261 38 47 37 30 19 18 4 6 12
Pension Income 1,720 201 169 98 129 150 92 115 129 98
  Company or Union Retirement 760 160 96 46 59 80 50 33 60 25
  Federal Government Retirement 121 13 2 3 7 5 0 6 12 7
  Military Retirement 44 2 0 1 5 7 8 7 8 3
  State or Local Government Retirement 695 19 48 34 46 49 29 66 50 60
  Railroad Retirement 8 0 0 1 6 0 1 0 0 0
  Annuities 33 1 8 6 3 3 0 6 0 0
Alimony 326 65 42 55 33 26 10 12 13 12
Child Support 3,239 974 929 633 311 155 92 36 29 16
Educational Assistance 1,340 568 312 163 109 90 7 23 12 28
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
541 257 57 55 17 65 15 11 2 13
Other Income, N.E.C. 306 142 114 10 7 7 1 8 4 1

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 51,300 1,829 1,662 2,099 2,296 3,168 1,947 2,825 1,843 3,176
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
52,048 1,802 1,651 2,045 2,292 3,115 1,902 2,823 1,879 3,204
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 4,157 269 367 530 1,111 657 524 266 199 92
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
5,925 446 507 617 1,216 737 544 355 286 211
  Government Transfer Payments 9,241 1,656 1,272 1,162 1,814 998 649 461 319 188
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 1,981 553 311 364 494 122 45 47 21 8
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
5,753 593 553 821 1,550 818 570 352 230 98
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
4,398 852 554 541 730 339 189 200 175 158

 

  $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
White alone (1)
    Total 2,049 2,785 1,738 3,077 1,299 2,472 1,244 2,318 923 1,629
Earnings 1,778 2,611 1,401 3,223 959 2,444 1,027 2,425 724 1,575
  Wages and Salary 1,728 2,467 1,369 3,131 932 2,342 1,014 2,353 708 1,552
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 45 145 38 133 22 93 10 81 8 37
  Farm Self-Employment 0 7 1 4 0 4 0 7 0 0
Social Security 25 35 16 7 5 8 4 6 5 0
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 4 9 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 11 14 6 7 12 6 0 6 0 2
Disability Benefits 6 2 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 2
Unemployment Compensation 5 6 7 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
Workers Compensation 2 3 4 4 1 0 0 5 3 1
Property Income 92 122 80 53 31 49 17 40 9 12
  Interest 30 65 42 27 14 7 7 29 7 6
  Dividends 7 37 0 8 5 0 3 15 0 2
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 11 29 9 20 2 21 4 13 0 2
Retirement Income 110 66 37 71 27 70 24 41 8 33
  Company or Union Retirement 33 19 23 12 11 21 11 22 0 9
  Federal Government Retirement 12 7 2 16 6 6 0 0 0 6
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 61 34 11 38 6 38 18 12 5 10
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 3 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 0 0 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 6 3 0 4 4 4 0 4 4 4
Pension Income 96 59 28 60 16 65 29 38 8 25
  Company or Union Retirement 28 16 18 11 0 18 11 22 0 7
  Federal Government Retirement 10 11 0 12 6 6 0 0 0 3
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 59 33 10 38 6 38 18 12 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 8 2 6 5 0 3 0 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
16 4 0 7 0 4 2 0 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 1,837 2,637 1,445 3,233 978 2,462 1,045 2,432 734 1,583
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
1,921 2,710 1,513 3,322 1,052 2,547 1,084 2,470 735 1,610
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 25 35 16 7 5 8 4 6 5 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
143 120 85 137 62 112 37 63 23 39
  Government Transfer Payments 126 101 65 91 33 75 24 28 16 25
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 4 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
36 47 17 7 5 9 3 6 6 2
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
121 84 37 71 28 70 24 41 8 33

 

  $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
White alone (1)
    Total 885 1,882 719 966 523 1,199 479 804 330 681
Earnings 769 1,980 480 903 411 1,285 298 747 204 711
  Wages and Salary 768 1,878 478 879 412 1,240 300 739 193 685
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 2 111 0 28 2 33 0 15 6 37
  Farm Self-Employment 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4
Social Security 0 30 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 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 21 45 7 16 10 39 21 10 0 3
  Interest 7 27 6 2 6 3 13 3 1 3
  Dividends 4 20 0 2 0 20 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 5 36 0 3 1 9 0 3 0 2
Retirement Income 11 16 16 9 12 25 4 5 9 10
  Company or Union Retirement 2 2 7 3 0 0 0 0 0 3
  Federal Government Retirement 1 2 0 0 0 6 0 1 0 2
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 7 10 3 4 11 10 4 5 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 0 3 2 0 0 6 0 0 0 2
Pension Income 11 13 12 7 12 18 4 5 9 10
  Company or Union Retirement 2 2 7 3 0 0 0 0 0 3
  Federal Government Retirement 1 2 0 0 0 6 0 1 0 2
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 7 10 3 4 11 10 4 5 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 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 766 2,011 486 905 410 1,288 301 744 204 717
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
788 2,028 513 918 427 1,283 321 786 217 719
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 30 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
13 46 17 2 9 22 4 9 16 13
  Government Transfer Payments 11 42 5 1 9 13 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
0 28 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
11 16 16 9 12 25 4 5 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
White alone (1)
    Total 292 509 191 448 176 308 168 289 123 196
Earnings 171 492 130 479 99 293 91 295 61 166
  Wages and Salary 157 491 113 449 95 293 88 284 55 162
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 4 8 25 3 0 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 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 3 5 8 11 1 7 8 5 5 8
  Interest 0 8 2 6 4 0 0 0 2 5
  Dividends 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 1 0 3
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 5 0 4 0 0 0 1 0 0
Retirement Income 0 4 5 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 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 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 1 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 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 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 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 171 492 129 474 106 293 95 292 61 167
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
178 498 142 487 119 302 102 309 60 166
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
0 9 5 1 0 5 0 0 0 0
  Government Transfer Payments 0 9 6 4 0 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 4 5 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
White alone (1)
    Total 95 2,333 26,973 121 34,613 190 0.459 0.0038 1,249
Earnings 48 1,903 30,305 95 36,680 210 0.416 0.0041 1,249
  Wages and Salary 51 1,753 30,684 95 37,018 211 0.408 0.0042 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 95 11,040 224 20,350 757 0.607 0.0170 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 0 14 1,808 97 10,859 2,042 0.794 0.0616 1,249
Social Security 0 0 9,560 81 10,574 115 0.318 0.0127 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 7,476 148 6,943 128 0.318 0.0203 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 2,395 101 3,323 142 0.483 0.0351 1,249
Veterans Benefits 0 0 10,017 2,473 11,812 984 0.475 0.0585 1,249
Survivor Benefits 10 0 8,429 727 14,303 908 0.569 0.0426 1,249
Disability Benefits 3 0 7,906 297 9,543 577 0.449 0.0501 1,249
Unemployment Compensation 3 0 3,456 115 4,792 138 0.488 0.0231 1,249
Workers Compensation 3 0 2,450 237 6,842 621 0.611 0.0587 1,249
Property Income 22 127 1,516 10 2,850 70 0.606 0.0147 1,249
  Interest 53 0 1,408 9 1,603 43 0.394 0.0247 1,249
  Dividends 0 32 1,540 18 2,512 103 0.550 0.0336 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 52 7 2,045 41 6,312 353 0.673 0.0525 1,249
Retirement Income 12 0 12,180 318 16,885 361 0.481 0.0172 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 4 0 9,658 466 13,094 450 0.506 0.0263 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 17,075 1,633 20,796 1,416 0.442 0.0585 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 12,009 1,283 11,830 943 0.349 0.0844 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 2 0 17,840 716 21,209 637 0.398 0.0286 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Annuities 6 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 0 0 6,632 721 12,041 1,589 0.550 0.0907 1,249
  Other or Don't Know 0 0 8,153 735 14,160 1,139 0.540 0.0562 1,249
Pension Income 8 0 15,470 508 18,981 448 0.455 0.0200 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 4 0 10,582 480 14,116 577 0.507 0.0311 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 23,632 1,655 26,602 2,005 0.401 0.0718 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 2 0 20,310 644 23,195 689 0.367 0.0305 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 7,587 636 14,665 1,223 0.580 0.0558 1,249
Child Support 5 0 4,238 86 5,758 148 0.485 0.0206 1,249
Educational Assistance 0 0 3,317 164 5,119 204 0.519 0.0310 1,249
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
7 0 3,116 574 8,430 714 0.640 0.0507 1,249
Other Income, N.E.C. 3 0 2,732 214 5,054 804 0.640 0.1002 1,249

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 48 1,907 28,071 219 35,170 199 0.427 0.0040 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
51 1,959 28,624 211 35,476 197 0.426 0.0039 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 9,555 81 10,575 115 0.318 0.0127 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
12 2 10,600 146 14,524 190 0.430 0.0120 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 5 0 8,231 74 10,127 118 0.460 0.0100 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 5,866 171 5,991 112 0.392 0.0174 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 8,966 68 9,685 94 0.338 0.0108 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
12 0 8,362 127 12,297 230 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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