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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, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
49,906 3,856 1,604 1,822 2,139 2,562 1,648 2,275 1,669 2,507
Earnings 41,257 1,512 1,199 1,392 1,051 2,083 1,199 2,014 1,241 2,458
  Wages and Salary 39,065 1,234 1,104 1,242 944 1,847 1,137 1,887 1,196 2,289
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 3,148 838 208 253 134 326 72 170 59 185
  Farm Self-Employment 403 275 15 19 10 17 7 6 5 6
Social Security 3,757 238 315 470 985 591 501 251 190 89
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 1,111 210 110 233 371 92 36 36 10 5
Public Assistance 446 267 120 32 10 9 3 0 1 0
Veterans Benefits 138 20 35 15 0 10 20 3 6 3
Survivor Benefits 490 113 63 54 41 41 29 19 11 27
Disability Benefits 383 62 51 60 88 45 20 15 9 14
Unemployment Compensation 1,801 708 463 257 164 101 28 28 16 11
Workers Compensation 397 205 55 17 28 18 8 21 15 5
Property Income 28,823 23,646 1,807 1,013 462 409 172 192 91 174
  Interest 27,430 24,293 1,244 618 313 220 104 144 9 117
  Dividends 8,365 6,774 630 349 85 157 48 87 6 74
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 2,811 1,705 294 244 78 124 32 32 19 55
Retirement Income 2,331 296 244 190 238 200 129 141 148 144
  Company or Union Retirement 997 195 132 88 91 102 61 50 69 39
  Federal Government Retirement 192 17 7 17 35 8 1 12 12 14
  Military Retirement 68 12 2 1 14 4 11 7 9 6
  State or Local Government Retirement 756 35 59 45 64 65 30 66 49 56
  Railroad Retirement 11 0 1 2 6 0 1 0 0 0
  Annuities 65 9 11 10 3 6 4 7 0 1
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 79 17 11 14 2 8 3 2 0 12
  Other or Don't Know 235 32 41 30 25 19 18 4 6 12
Pension Income 1,625 179 161 92 125 139 80 111 128 94
  Company or Union Retirement 717 141 93 45 57 78 46 32 60 25
  Federal Government Retirement 117 13 2 3 7 2 0 6 12 7
  Military Retirement 39 2 0 1 5 4 8 7 8 3
  State or Local Government Retirement 660 19 44 31 46 46 21 63 49 56
  Railroad Retirement 8 0 0 1 6 0 1 0 0 0
  Annuities 32 1 8 6 2 3 0 6 0 0
Alimony 292 57 34 51 30 23 9 8 13 12
Child Support 2,751 797 773 547 265 145 88 31 28 14
Educational Assistance 1,179 499 268 145 104 73 7 21 11 27
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
452 207 46 44 12 57 15 11 2 11
Other Income, N.E.C. 290 140 106 8 7 7 0 5 4 1

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 44,235 1,530 1,341 1,701 1,890 2,540 1,620 2,246 1,451 2,561
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
44,923 1,505 1,330 1,648 1,886 2,480 1,564 2,240 1,489 2,587
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 3,767 238 315 472 992 591 502 251 190 90
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
5,411 396 446 550 1,094 653 512 331 273 202
  Government Transfer Payments 7,947 1,348 1,041 970 1,541 885 597 424 288 179
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 1,484 423 219 254 374 105 36 42 13 8
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
4,924 462 434 667 1,315 734 534 329 210 95
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
3,746 693 446 411 600 305 164 186 161 153

 

  $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, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
1,718 2,411 1,517 2,666 1,159 2,201 1,126 2,095 835 1,478
Earnings 1,480 2,255 1,212 2,806 857 2,167 924 2,192 652 1,436
  Wages and Salary 1,443 2,125 1,179 2,726 832 2,075 914 2,128 640 1,414
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 35 129 37 118 19 83 10 70 6 35
  Farm Self-Employment 0 5 1 4 0 4 0 5 0 0
Social Security 21 33 14 7 4 8 4 4 5 0
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 4 4 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 9 14 6 6 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 0 2 4 4 1 0 0 3 3 1
Property Income 87 118 74 50 31 46 17 40 9 12
  Interest 30 60 41 27 14 7 7 29 7 6
  Dividends 7 34 0 8 5 0 3 15 0 2
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 9 29 8 20 2 19 4 13 0 2
Retirement Income 103 66 36 67 27 67 22 35 8 32
  Company or Union Retirement 29 19 23 11 11 21 10 18 0 8
  Federal Government Retirement 11 7 2 16 6 6 0 0 0 6
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 59 34 10 36 6 36 17 11 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 90 59 26 58 16 61 27 32 8 24
  Company or Union Retirement 25 16 18 11 0 18 10 18 0 5
  Federal Government Retirement 10 11 0 12 6 6 0 0 0 3
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 57 33 8 36 6 36 17 11 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 5 2 6 5 0 3 0 6 7 3
Child Support 17 1 3 6 2 2 0 5 3 2
Educational Assistance 6 3 0 2 0 2 0 5 0 2
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
16 3 0 6 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 1,536 2,279 1,252 2,816 877 2,184 938 2,199 659 1,443
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
1,614 2,352 1,313 2,903 946 2,267 975 2,232 658 1,469
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 21 33 15 7 4 8 4 4 5 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
129 117 82 130 61 109 34 57 21 38
  Government Transfer Payments 118 91 61 85 29 69 23 24 16 25
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 4 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
31 42 14 7 4 8 3 4 6 2
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
114 80 36 67 27 67 22 35 8 32

 

  $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, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
806 1,702 667 888 483 1,118 459 741 305 621
Earnings 695 1,796 447 824 380 1,204 287 688 193 648
  Wages and Salary 694 1,705 446 802 380 1,164 291 680 183 623
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 2 102 0 27 2 28 0 14 5 37
  Farm Self-Employment 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4
Social Security 0 24 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 4 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 19 43 7 16 10 37 18 10 0 2
  Interest 5 27 6 2 6 3 12 3 1 3
  Dividends 4 20 0 2 0 17 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 5 34 0 3 1 9 0 3 0 0
Retirement Income 9 16 16 9 11 24 4 5 9 10
  Company or Union Retirement 2 2 7 3 0 0 0 0 0 3
  Federal Government Retirement 0 2 0 0 0 6 0 0 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 5 0 0 0 2
Pension Income 9 13 12 7 11 18 4 5 9 10
  Company or Union Retirement 2 2 7 3 0 0 0 0 0 3
  Federal Government Retirement 0 2 0 0 0 6 0 0 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 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 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 692 1,822 454 827 378 1,207 290 685 193 653
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
712 1,838 479 839 395 1,202 307 725 204 656
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 24 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
11 40 17 2 9 21 4 9 15 13
  Government Transfer Payments 10 38 5 0 9 13 4 7 11 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 24 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
9 16 16 9 11 24 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, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
272 480 173 418 168 289 157 273 116 178
Earnings 160 460 119 450 91 272 85 279 58 148
  Wages and Salary 146 460 101 423 85 274 82 270 53 148
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 4 8 21 3 0 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 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 6 11 1 7 8 5 4 8
  Interest 0 8 0 6 3 0 0 0 2 4
  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 161 460 119 446 98 272 89 276 58 149
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
168 467 132 456 111 281 95 294 58 150
  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, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
93 2,208 28,723 206 36,100 212 0.457 0.0040 1,249
Earnings 46 1,794 31,364 101 38,321 236 0.411 0.0044 1,249
  Wages and Salary 49 1,650 31,747 101 38,673 237 0.403 0.0045 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 92 11,084 240 20,845 840 0.612 0.0182 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 0 14 1,832 102 11,459 2,203 0.799 0.0638 1,249
Social Security 0 0 9,668 87 10,669 119 0.314 0.0132 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 7,514 158 6,953 143 0.324 0.0224 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 2,088 110 2,836 171 0.484 0.0505 1,249
Veterans Benefits 0 0 7,374 2,610 11,847 1,044 0.470 0.0616 1,249
Survivor Benefits 10 0 8,423 748 14,443 946 0.570 0.0438 1,249
Disability Benefits 3 0 8,011 310 9,692 633 0.451 0.0540 1,249
Unemployment Compensation 3 0 3,536 128 4,929 158 0.492 0.0255 1,249
Workers Compensation 3 0 2,423 216 7,050 710 0.623 0.0635 1,249
Property Income 22 121 1,524 10 2,931 74 0.613 0.0144 1,249
  Interest 50 0 1,412 10 1,638 45 0.404 0.0250 1,249
  Dividends 0 30 1,544 19 2,513 104 0.550 0.0344 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 51 7 2,061 43 6,584 375 0.679 0.0490 1,249
Retirement Income 12 0 12,471 422 17,225 378 0.478 0.0177 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 4 0 9,802 469 13,200 464 0.499 0.0274 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 17,428 1,613 20,846 1,453 0.447 0.0590 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 2 0 18,250 784 21,508 667 0.393 0.0296 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 7,096 2,060 13,023 1,767 0.545 0.0936 1,249
  Other or Don't Know 0 0 8,976 867 15,025 1,229 0.530 0.0578 1,249
Pension Income 8 0 15,810 505 19,207 463 0.455 0.0205 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 4 0 10,746 481 14,245 592 0.500 0.0322 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 23,826 1,582 26,699 2,044 0.413 0.0720 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 2 0 20,454 653 23,381 715 0.367 0.0313 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 7,862 708 15,493 1,347 0.583 0.0574 1,249
Child Support 5 0 4,370 95 6,006 170 0.491 0.0225 1,249
Educational Assistance 0 0 3,344 179 5,098 211 0.516 0.0323 1,249
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
6 0 3,550 652 9,027 808 0.638 0.0535 1,249
Other Income, N.E.C. 3 0 2,609 210 4,979 846 0.649 0.1054 1,249

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 46 1,798 30,152 104 36,647 223 0.424 0.0043 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
49 1,847 30,391 102 36,979 221 0.422 0.0042 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 9,661 86 10,669 119 0.313 0.0132 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
12 2 10,844 157 14,827 202 0.430 0.0125 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 5 0 8,495 81 10,537 131 0.457 0.0107 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 5,993 212 6,056 131 0.390 0.0201 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 9,211 75 9,965 101 0.327 0.0116 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
12 0 8,846 142 13,117 260 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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