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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 alone (2)
    Total 3,242 75 90 213 489 442 361 243 181 143
Earnings 595 43 31 36 34 54 16 34 15 49
  Wages and Salary 564 38 27 34 30 51 17 33 15 45
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 33 6 4 2 3 3 0 1 0 4
  Farm Self-Employment 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 2,692 82 134 260 529 547 430 309 212 100
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 91 21 13 10 5 8 3 5 0 0
Survivor Benefits 117 18 23 26 4 9 4 9 1 3
Disability Benefits 36 10 0 10 3 5 2 0 2 0
Unemployment Compensation 55 25 4 12 3 8 0 0 1 1
Workers Compensation 13 6 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0
Property Income 821 619 63 47 30 14 8 11 2 0
  Interest 746 624 45 24 13 12 4 7 0 1
  Dividends 169 125 20 10 1 6 0 3 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 118 59 19 11 10 5 5 4 0 0
Retirement Income 962 113 88 119 97 58 75 67 34 40
  Company or Union Retirement 582 103 72 79 70 33 41 51 15 21
  Federal Government Retirement 103 6 3 0 4 5 8 3 3 6
  Military Retirement 24 0 1 2 1 2 3 0 3 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 210 3 9 27 16 20 19 12 8 12
  Railroad Retirement 8 0 1 2 0 0 4 1 0 0
  Annuities 23 4 2 3 0 1 2 0 3 1
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 15 0 4 1 2 1 0 0 2 2
  Other or Don't Know 34 3 4 10 5 3 0 1 0 0
Pension Income 853 103 74 89 88 55 66 67 32 36
  Company or Union Retirement 532 94 65 66 65 31 37 49 15 21
  Federal Government Retirement 88 6 0 0 5 5 6 7 3 3
  Military Retirement 19 0 1 2 1 0 3 0 3 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 196 1 5 23 16 18 17 11 8 12
  Railroad Retirement 4 0 0 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 2,963 76 123 245 512 528 411 302 190 125
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
3,111 54 95 225 465 454 345 254 154 142
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 2,698 82 135 260 529 547 432 310 212 102
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
2,870 54 109 241 487 464 359 258 172 124
  Government Transfer Payments 2,909 75 116 231 573 530 408 292 205 103
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 241 89 50 28 63 4 5 0 1 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
2,797 92 132 249 594 568 441 309 219 101
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
1,189 199 133 144 152 60 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 alone (2)
    Total 104 116 79 104 52 54 48 46 30 25
Earnings 8 22 14 55 2 22 5 18 5 7
  Wages and Salary 7 22 14 53 2 23 5 18 5 5
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 1 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 2
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 49 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 6 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 0 0 0 0 3 0 0
Property Income 2 4 1 6 1 1 1 1 3 0
  Interest 0 1 5 1 0 0 0 1 2 3
  Dividends 0 1 0 0 3 1 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 0
Retirement Income 40 37 19 36 26 24 6 13 0 6
  Company or Union Retirement 15 28 11 12 4 4 1 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 7 7 6 13 4 9 1 5 0 3
  Military Retirement 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 5 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 17 2 3 13 14 7 3 3 0 4
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 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 35 17 37 22 20 4 10 0 4
  Company or Union Retirement 16 26 10 12 4 4 1 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 7 8 6 12 3 6 1 2 0 2
  Military Retirement 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 16 1 5 13 14 7 3 3 0 4
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 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 58 44 21 57 19 30 16 17 11 9
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
88 108 74 107 57 61 41 42 27 23
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 49 20 5 5 0 2 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
84 95 56 60 53 38 27 33 11 19
  Government Transfer Payments 70 59 19 37 31 19 8 17 9 10
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
50 20 5 6 0 2 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
41 37 19 38 26 24 6 13 0 6

 

  $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 alone (2)
    Total 34 45 19 17 19 13 20 12 9 30
Earnings 9 12 2 11 2 9 0 6 3 15
  Wages and Salary 9 11 2 11 0 9 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 15 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 1 0 2 0 0 2
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 6 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 15 5 0 2 4 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 1 0 2 0 0 2
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 8 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 17 31 3 9 5 9 4 7 7 16
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
34 39 11 14 16 14 9 9 10 28
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
19 26 11 6 3 4 4 5 5 10
  Government Transfer Payments 12 19 10 4 5 3 8 2 0 10
  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
15 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 alone (2)
    Total 14 12 3 16 0 3 8 8 3 5
Earnings 2 7 2 10 3 0 4 3 2 0
  Wages and Salary 2 7 2 10 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 1 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 3 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 1 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
1 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 alone (2)
    Total 6 51 14,663 236 22,928 552 0.454 0.0205 1,430
Earnings 0 23 21,728 737 31,926 2,023 0.497 0.0410 1,430
  Wages and Salary 0 23 22,043 1,658 32,550 2,109 0.496 0.0435 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 11,562 142 12,068 127 0.256 0.0152 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 8,499 2,191 15,205 1,998 0.547 0.0829 1,430
Survivor Benefits 2 0 6,616 615 14,908 2,257 0.615 0.0937 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 1 0 1,659 69 3,256 371 0.605 0.0747 1,430
  Interest 1 0 1,496 65 2,262 322 0.525 0.1066 1,430
  Dividends 0 0 1,695 156 2,757 539 0.523 0.1538 1,430
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 0 2,475 535 4,419 742 0.515 0.1131 1,430
Retirement Income 5 0 12,714 674 17,630 666 0.483 0.0305 1,430
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 8,821 515 12,620 625 0.496 0.0390 1,430
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 27,426 2,432 28,284 2,029 0.301 0.0821 1,430
  Military Retirement 2 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 17,543 2,230 22,372 1,372 0.386 0.0589 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 13,159 661 17,246 650 0.475 0.0309 1,430
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 9,111 532 12,525 600 0.477 0.0389 1,430
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 25,922 1,851 26,089 1,953 0.303 0.0865 1,430
  Military Retirement 2 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 19,134 2,149 22,991 1,381 0.369 0.0603 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 27 12,483 173 17,377 482 0.414 0.0230 1,430
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
4 43 14,395 242 22,002 532 0.441 0.0199 1,430
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 11,570 142 12,073 127 0.256 0.0151 1,430
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
1 9 13,057 223 17,229 311 0.378 0.0184 1,430
  Government Transfer Payments 0 3 12,165 152 15,096 264 0.351 0.0188 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 11,457 139 12,016 124 0.260 0.0149 1,430
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
5 0 9,441 340 15,219 570 0.000 0.0000 1,430

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