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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:
Black A.O.I.C.
    Total 3,345 75 100 218 500 450 371 253 185 147
Earnings 625 44 37 36 36 57 16 34 17 49
  Wages and Salary 589 39 32 34 33 52 17 33 17 45
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 39 6 4 2 3 4 0 1 0 4
  Farm Self-Employment 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 2,788 85 146 270 550 558 446 320 219 105
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 218 73 43 28 63 4 5 0 1 0
Public Assistance 23 17 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 96 21 13 10 7 8 5 5 0 0
Survivor Benefits 120 19 25 27 4 9 4 9 1 3
Disability Benefits 41 11 0 12 3 5 4 0 2 0
Unemployment Compensation 56 27 4 12 3 8 0 0 1 1
Workers Compensation 14 6 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0
Property Income 854 639 66 47 30 18 8 11 2 0
  Interest 779 652 47 24 13 12 4 7 0 1
  Dividends 179 129 20 10 1 7 0 3 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 123 63 19 11 12 5 5 4 0 0
Retirement Income 998 115 99 122 99 62 75 67 34 40
  Company or Union Retirement 601 105 80 80 72 35 44 51 15 21
  Federal Government Retirement 110 6 3 1 4 5 8 3 3 6
  Military Retirement 26 0 1 2 1 2 3 0 3 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 215 3 9 28 16 20 19 12 8 12
  Railroad Retirement 10 0 2 2 0 0 4 1 0 0
  Annuities 23 4 2 3 0 1 2 0 3 1
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 17 0 6 1 2 1 0 0 2 2
  Other or Don't Know 37 3 4 11 5 5 0 1 0 0
Pension Income 884 105 81 91 90 58 66 67 32 36
  Company or Union Retirement 547 96 71 66 67 32 37 49 15 21
  Federal Government Retirement 94 6 0 0 5 5 6 7 3 3
  Military Retirement 21 0 1 2 1 0 3 0 3 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 200 1 5 25 16 18 17 11 8 12
  Railroad Retirement 7 0 1 0 0 0 4 0 0 0
  Annuities 13 3 0 0 0 1 2 0 3 1
Alimony 6 0 3 0 2 0 0 2 0 0
Child Support 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Educational Assistance 12 9 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
21 20 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 8 1 0 1 0 5 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 3,063 76 135 253 527 538 427 312 193 130
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
3,214 54 104 231 477 465 358 265 158 145
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 2,796 85 148 270 550 558 447 321 219 107
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
2,969 57 119 246 500 476 371 270 182 126
  Government Transfer Payments 3,008 78 127 237 589 541 423 301 213 109
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 241 89 50 28 63 4 5 0 1 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
2,894 95 145 259 615 579 456 319 226 106
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
1,225 201 145 147 154 64 78 71 38 40

 

  $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:
Black A.O.I.C.
    Total 110 116 80 106 52 56 51 52 31 26
Earnings 12 24 16 55 2 22 5 20 5 7
  Wages and Salary 7 24 16 53 2 23 5 20 5 5
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 5 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 2
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 50 20 5 5 0 2 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 2 8 5 7 0 3 0 0
Survivor Benefits 1 0 0 0 0 3 2 0 0 1
Disability Benefits 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Workers Compensation 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 3 0 0
Property Income 2 4 1 6 1 1 1 5 3 0
  Interest 0 1 5 1 0 0 0 1 2 3
  Dividends 0 1 0 0 3 1 0 4 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 0
Retirement Income 40 39 20 36 27 24 6 14 0 9
  Company or Union Retirement 15 30 11 12 4 4 1 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 7 7 6 13 4 9 1 5 0 7
  Military Retirement 2 0 1 0 0 1 2 5 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 17 2 3 13 15 7 3 3 0 4
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 2 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 1 1 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 39 38 19 37 25 20 4 10 0 8
  Company or Union Retirement 16 29 10 12 4 4 1 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 7 8 6 12 3 6 1 2 0 6
  Military Retirement 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 5 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 16 1 5 13 15 7 3 3 0 4
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 2 0 1 0 1 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 61 46 21 59 19 30 16 21 13 9
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
93 110 74 109 59 61 43 49 29 24
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 50 20 5 5 2 2 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
89 95 56 60 55 38 29 37 11 20
  Government Transfer Payments 72 59 19 37 31 19 10 18 10 12
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
52 20 5 6 0 2 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
41 39 20 38 27 24 6 14 0 9

 

  $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:
Black A.O.I.C.
    Total 35 47 22 17 22 14 20 12 9 30
Earnings 9 12 2 11 2 10 0 6 3 15
  Wages and Salary 9 11 2 11 0 10 0 6 3 13
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 0 9 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 3 0 0 0
Survivor Benefits 1 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 2
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 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Interest 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Dividends 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Retirement Income 16 7 0 0 4 6 0 2 4 9
  Company or Union Retirement 6 5 0 0 0 1 0 2 1 3
  Federal Government Retirement 4 0 0 0 4 0 2 0 0 2
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 7 1 0 0 3 1 2 0 0 6
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 0 0 0 0 1 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 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 16 5 0 2 7 4 0 2 2 9
  Company or Union Retirement 6 5 0 0 0 1 0 2 1 1
  Federal Government Retirement 2 0 0 0 4 0 2 0 0 2
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 9 0 0 0 3 1 0 0 0 6
  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 19 31 3 9 5 10 4 7 7 16
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
36 40 11 14 18 15 9 9 10 29
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
21 28 11 6 3 4 4 5 5 11
  Government Transfer Payments 16 21 10 4 5 3 8 4 0 11
  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 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
16 7 0 0 4 6 0 2 4 9

 

  $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:
Black A.O.I.C.
    Total 15 12 3 16 0 3 8 8 3 5
Earnings 2 7 2 13 3 0 4 3 2 0
  Wages and Salary 2 7 2 13 2 0 4 3 2 0
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
  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 2 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 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
  Interest 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Dividends 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Retirement Income 3 3 1 0 4 0 2 3 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 1 0 0 0 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 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 1 0 1 0 2 0 0 1 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 1 0 0 0 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 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 0 3 2 9 3 2 5 5 6 2
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
11 9 1 10 4 4 9 10 4 2
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
3 7 1 4 3 2 3 2 0 0
  Government Transfer Payments 2 4 0 3 0 5 5 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
3 3 1 0 4 0 2 3 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
65 Years and over:
Black A.O.I.C.
    Total 6 59 14,726 233 23,241 556 0.459 0.0204 1,430
Earnings 0 27 21,813 863 32,070 1,964 0.492 0.0378 1,430
  Wages and Salary 0 27 22,052 1,744 32,772 2,061 0.493 0.0396 1,430
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Social Security 0 0 11,540 142 12,033 125 0.256 0.0149 1,430
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 4,598 537 5,005 292 0.400 0.0472 1,430
Public Assistance 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Veterans Benefits 0 0 9,194 2,032 15,280 1,913 0.522 0.0828 1,430
Survivor Benefits 2 0 6,471 606 14,549 2,198 0.611 0.0946 1,430
Disability Benefits 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Unemployment Compensation 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Workers Compensation 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Property Income 3 0 1,669 68 3,602 416 0.633 0.0738 1,430
  Interest 3 0 1,493 64 2,427 372 0.559 0.1126 1,430
  Dividends 0 0 1,737 155 3,608 713 0.608 0.1340 1,430
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 0 2,438 494 4,386 712 0.508 0.1111 1,430
Retirement Income 5 0 12,595 686 17,746 660 0.492 0.0295 1,430
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 8,739 509 12,496 610 0.494 0.0384 1,430
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 28,618 2,263 29,419 2,012 0.289 0.0789 1,430
  Military Retirement 2 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 17,709 2,249 22,475 1,361 0.397 0.0572 1,430
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Annuities 2 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Other or Don't Know 1 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Pension Income 3 0 13,116 677 17,412 645 0.474 0.0302 1,430
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 9,009 524 12,423 589 0.479 0.0383 1,430
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 26,881 2,049 27,750 1,989 0.289 0.0842 1,430
  Military Retirement 2 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 19,295 2,168 23,088 1,370 0.373 0.0592 1,430
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Annuities 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Alimony 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Child Support 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Educational Assistance 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 0 31 12,514 175 17,501 477 0.418 0.0226 1,430
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
4 49 14,425 236 22,193 532 0.444 0.0197 1,430
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 11,550 142 12,047 126 0.257 0.0149 1,430
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
1 9 13,078 220 17,266 308 0.379 0.0182 1,430
  Government Transfer Payments 0 3 12,187 152 15,173 262 0.353 0.0185 1,430
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 4,067 468 4,671 276 0.411 0.0466 1,430
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 11,438 139 11,984 122 0.261 0.0146 1,430
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
5 0 9,445 340 15,384 568 0.000 0.0000 1,430

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Source: U.S. Census Bureau | Income |  Last Revised: January 14, 2013