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PINC-08. Source of Income in 2010-People 15 Years Old and Over, By Income of Specified Type in 2010, Age, Race, Hispanic Origin, and Sex

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Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Current Population Survey, 2011 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. Medians falling in the upper open-ended interval are plugged with "$250,000.")

  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
65 Years and over:
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 33,162 558 622 1,710 3,189 2,990 2,995 2,831 2,252 1,784
Earnings 7,083 696 517 444 308 560 240 314 218 314
  Wages and Salary 5,986 534 431 356 258 465 227 236 200 249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 1,150 247 108 87 48 122 17 75 16 49
  Farm Self-Employment 263 88 27 16 2 23 3 9 7 13
Social Security 29,358 521 1,073 2,769 4,329 4,586 4,926 4,630 3,054 1,707
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 703 245 138 106 150 32 11 9 5 2
Public Assistance 74 58 12 3 1 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 965 295 96 88 42 110 65 54 42 12
Survivor Benefits 1,730 423 224 268 177 145 94 49 46 49
Disability Benefits 162 37 21 12 18 12 5 4 14 10
Unemployment Compensation 429 79 92 74 40 40 24 22 17 23
Workers Compensation 104 43 3 21 10 6 1 2 3 1
Property Income 18,493 11,665 1,946 1,245 696 592 270 375 159 175
  Interest 17,238 13,037 1,428 877 392 343 182 214 89 47
  Dividends 6,814 4,428 797 492 223 229 99 50 20 94
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 2,918 1,319 375 280 156 169 79 100 23 76
Retirement Income 12,038 1,741 1,460 1,150 1,134 1,038 698 632 578 495
  Company or Union Retirement 7,022 1,452 1,085 802 757 621 448 313 299 217
  Federal Government Retirement 1,036 63 68 63 57 70 62 74 67 52
  Military Retirement 567 23 44 23 36 81 58 44 40 34
  State or Local Government Retirement 2,677 134 257 201 208 237 135 166 154 151
  Railroad Retirement 221 12 7 4 17 17 21 15 19 15
  Annuities 291 121 29 36 9 9 15 5 9 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 474 81 73 62 49 38 18 3 34 7
  Other or Don't Know 405 85 57 56 48 19 9 23 10 6
Pension Income 10,339 1,467 1,275 893 951 895 614 568 509 436
  Company or Union Retirement 6,216 1,254 981 677 662 537 397 294 289 205
  Federal Government Retirement 896 43 59 48 42 57 52 66 53 44
  Military Retirement 398 9 16 9 15 55 51 28 32 26
  State or Local Government Retirement 2,507 117 242 176 206 224 127 161 142 141
  Railroad Retirement 181 12 4 2 5 17 21 9 14 11
  Annuities 131 48 13 8 0 8 10 1 3 0
Alimony 48 5 8 0 11 11 3 7 0 3
Child Support 27 13 1 9 2 1 0 0 0 0
Educational Assistance 15 7 0 2 0 5 0 2 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
145 69 18 17 8 3 6 4 12 3
Other Income, N.E.C. 183 145 7 17 0 1 0 4 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 31,487 472 1,018 2,541 3,896 4,150 4,563 4,340 2,816 1,622
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
32,396 326 680 2,198 3,334 3,343 3,293 3,003 2,398 1,797
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 29,537 523 1,074 2,768 4,334 4,598 4,941 4,637 3,075 1,722
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
30,498 375 732 2,391 3,718 3,752 3,546 3,217 2,603 1,922
  Government Transfer Payments 30,554 433 809 2,417 4,173 4,156 4,481 4,247 2,908 1,844
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 756 276 154 112 151 32 11 9 5 2
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
29,667 537 1,074 2,718 4,522 4,639 4,962 4,649 3,064 1,713
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
12,719 1,969 1,598 1,252 1,276 1,069 710 640 583 499

 

  $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
65 Years and over:
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 1,384 1,349 1,239 998 732 775 674 620 476 488
Earnings 148 316 133 230 70 169 77 239 65 141
  Wages and Salary 135 261 128 197 65 141 65 209 63 125
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 3 57 9 34 0 27 10 29 1 12
  Farm Self-Employment 7 8 0 8 0 0 0 8 0 3
Social Security 828 547 159 55 20 30 25 0 5 0
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Public Assistance 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 26 15 27 22 10 11 10 3 7 4
Survivor Benefits 41 31 16 33 15 27 8 7 7 8
Disability Benefits 7 1 5 5 0 5 0 6 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 5 4 0 7 0 0 0 0 3 0
Workers Compensation 0 4 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 0
Property Income 68 89 121 92 71 57 29 77 47 45
  Interest 56 37 46 25 23 28 25 10 31 29
  Dividends 18 58 0 56 29 24 7 29 23 23
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 19 53 22 39 0 13 17 33 3 4
Retirement Income 493 280 231 335 159 270 122 188 83 138
  Company or Union Retirement 207 106 96 100 47 71 36 45 15 40
  Federal Government Retirement 45 39 28 45 24 45 12 28 18 33
  Military Retirement 35 14 4 24 3 21 8 21 9 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 149 94 86 125 45 99 35 62 42 51
  Railroad Retirement 16 9 10 14 19 16 3 0 0 0
  Annuities 4 13 0 6 0 6 0 2 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 26 0 3 3 1 10 20 9 6 6
  Other or Don't Know 10 4 3 34 3 4 0 5 6 0
Pension Income 435 244 211 310 137 236 94 153 73 124
  Company or Union Retirement 183 92 91 93 41 69 28 37 15 35
  Federal Government Retirement 41 39 26 45 24 34 12 22 18 28
  Military Retirement 29 7 4 18 3 16 9 21 6 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 155 82 83 107 44 96 35 65 28 50
  Railroad Retirement 8 9 10 14 19 16 3 0 0 0
  Annuities 7 5 0 3 0 6 0 2 0 0
Alimony 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
Child Support 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Educational Assistance 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 935 725 396 305 199 277 239 245 140 190
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
1,442 1,312 1,025 806 696 700 575 506 388 406
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 838 561 168 69 39 44 34 0 6 2
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
1,413 1,219 877 670 566 500 391 341 265 233
  Government Transfer Payments 1,115 831 470 329 278 275 214 180 131 147
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
840 554 159 57 21 33 22 3 5 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
495 287 233 335 159 270 122 188 83 135

 

  $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
65 Years and over:
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 388 452 319 303 260 292 225 205 190 205
Earnings 61 236 47 95 22 151 18 84 13 106
  Wages and Salary 58 209 39 82 22 144 21 72 14 95
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 2 38 4 3 0 12 0 9 1 7
  Farm Self-Employment 0 4 0 8 0 5 0 2 0 4
Social Security 6 89 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 2 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Survivor Benefits 3 9 11 0 6 3 3 3 0 3
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 2
Property Income 46 51 61 31 26 18 17 33 32 13
  Interest 14 48 8 44 3 5 9 10 25 2
  Dividends 14 33 0 3 0 12 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 4 31 12 2 7 2 3 1 1 4
Retirement Income 138 107 69 33 18 114 23 37 7 67
  Company or Union Retirement 58 37 24 6 5 40 1 5 3 28
  Federal Government Retirement 12 15 5 11 4 27 7 9 3 16
  Military Retirement 8 0 8 0 3 5 0 4 0 12
  State or Local Government Retirement 50 49 21 8 2 33 13 16 3 9
  Railroad Retirement 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 5 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 5
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 4 2 5 0 3 0 0 0 1 3
  Other or Don't Know 9 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 129 110 62 30 16 97 19 32 9 58
  Company or Union Retirement 55 33 21 6 5 37 0 5 3 23
  Federal Government Retirement 12 20 5 11 4 25 7 9 3 16
  Military Retirement 8 0 8 0 3 5 0 4 0 12
  State or Local Government Retirement 47 45 18 8 2 33 8 11 3 9
  Railroad Retirement 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 5 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 5
Alimony 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Child Support 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
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. 6 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 119 273 95 113 71 115 72 110 52 114
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
379 385 248 267 197 249 128 157 138 161
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 7 93 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
282 226 158 152 110 113 61 76 69 57
  Government Transfer Payments 177 190 94 88 48 68 60 61 54 30
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
6 89 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
142 107 65 33 18 118 23 37 7 67

 

  $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
65 Years and over:
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 169 147 104 134 131 100 70 122 87 89
Earnings 24 91 23 94 26 29 5 79 9 37
  Wages and Salary 23 66 27 81 23 22 5 71 9 36
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 18 0 8 3 3 0 8 0 0
  Farm Self-Employment 0 1 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 6 0 2 0 0 0 6 0
Survivor Benefits 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 1
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 10 5 7 16 21 8 3 10 9 7
  Interest 6 4 26 0 1 0 0 11 0 0
  Dividends 0 3 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 2 0 0 2 1 0 0 3 1
Retirement Income 29 8 15 10 0 8 3 16 6 12
  Company or Union Retirement 2 0 0 7 0 8 0 0 0 5
  Federal Government Retirement 15 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 3
  Military Retirement 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 4 4 5 0 0 0 3 8 6 3
  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 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 23 8 8 9 0 5 3 11 6 9
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 0 7 0 5 0 0 0 5
  Federal Government Retirement 15 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 4 4 5 0 0 0 3 8 6 3
  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 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
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 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 54 76 44 74 50 39 28 65 24 53
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
134 113 93 105 90 72 50 101 39 74
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
73 40 48 41 25 15 15 33 12 26
  Government Transfer Payments 47 20 29 10 16 3 15 23 12 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
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
29 8 15 10 0 8 3 16 6 12

 

    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
65 Years and over:
White A.O.I.C.
    Total 56 1,451 19,373 113 31,032 266 0.482 0.0063 1,249
Earnings 5 627 21,947 375 39,502 938 0.582 0.0134 1,249
  Wages and Salary 5 519 23,222 784 40,668 1,041 0.578 0.0150 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 83 11,739 390 27,075 1,511 0.633 0.0276 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 0 17 8,088 2,342 19,767 2,476 0.627 0.0544 1,249
Social Security 0 0 13,211 49 13,443 39 0.248 0.0042 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 4,422 267 5,168 172 0.429 0.0291 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Veterans Benefits 6 0 7,760 836 12,450 558 0.569 0.0309 1,249
Survivor Benefits 16 0 7,025 217 11,827 402 0.560 0.0240 1,249
Disability Benefits 0 0 9,095 1,026 12,434 957 0.489 0.0586 1,249
Unemployment Compensation 0 0 6,473 392 8,633 399 0.439 0.0399 1,249
Workers Compensation 0 0 5,639 777 8,968 1,411 0.606 0.0954 1,249
Property Income 41 210 1,982 16 6,876 143 0.714 0.0112 1,249
  Interest 102 0 1,653 14 3,794 97 0.652 0.0164 1,249
  Dividends 22 26 1,924 26 5,026 161 0.658 0.0197 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 60 0 3,432 201 9,430 374 0.653 0.0224 1,249
Retirement Income 72 19 11,283 148 16,943 179 0.511 0.0080 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 33 4 8,070 155 12,298 190 0.533 0.0115 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 10 0 19,766 732 25,424 711 0.432 0.0245 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 15,983 763 20,614 749 0.405 0.0347 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 10 0 17,522 453 21,723 380 0.428 0.0156 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 3 0 19,727 1,190 21,452 1,056 0.328 0.0541 1,249
  Annuities 11 0 4,571 784 14,042 1,489 0.692 0.0529 1,249
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 6 0 8,542 626 15,305 898 0.550 0.0409 1,249
  Other or Don't Know 8 0 7,766 561 14,475 996 0.562 0.0462 1,249
Pension Income 63 6 11,632 159 17,091 190 0.505 0.0085 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 32 0 8,241 166 12,433 201 0.529 0.0121 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 10 0 21,593 958 26,839 773 0.419 0.0259 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 18,646 860 23,571 919 0.379 0.0398 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 10 0 17,500 464 21,726 392 0.426 0.0162 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 3 0 21,383 1,801 22,969 1,228 0.323 0.0592 1,249
  Annuities 1 0 6,356 3,149 16,819 2,059 0.636 0.0653 1,249
Alimony 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Child Support 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Educational Assistance 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
0 0 2,901 731 6,179 605 0.577 0.0607 1,249
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 1,577 130 4,139 915 0.688 0.1273 1,249

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 20 756 14,509 54 21,420 234 0.457 0.0079 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
33 954 17,522 97 27,115 243 0.463 0.0066 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 3 0 13,245 49 13,522 40 0.250 0.0042 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
18 114 15,570 76 19,628 97 0.368 0.0051 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 13 45 14,335 54 16,874 78 0.331 0.0052 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 4,159 250 4,970 164 0.435 0.0284 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 13,177 48 13,430 39 0.248 0.0042 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
72 19 10,621 147 16,330 172 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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