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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
75 Years and over:
Black alone (2)
    Total 1,350 33 52 94 248 206 167 113 92 47
Earnings 104 8 6 6 9 17 2 5 4 3
  Wages and Salary 99 8 5 5 8 17 2 3 4 3
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 6 1 1 1 2 0 0 1 0 0
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 1,209 41 85 126 264 239 207 127 75 35
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 90 33 19 6 27 2 3 0 0 0
Public Assistance 13 7 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 37 7 8 4 0 4 3 2 0 0
Survivor Benefits 63 7 20 15 2 2 2 3 0 3
Disability Benefits 8 3 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 14 6 2 3 0 3 0 0 0 0
Workers Compensation 3 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
Property Income 300 222 24 18 11 8 5 3 0 0
  Interest 267 217 23 9 1 7 3 0 0 1
  Dividends 59 43 9 5 0 1 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 39 19 4 1 7 3 1 4 0 0
Retirement Income 400 60 50 40 51 26 35 26 11 14
  Company or Union Retirement 242 59 40 24 37 15 18 15 2 5
  Federal Government Retirement 56 3 3 0 1 2 7 3 3 6
  Military Retirement 9 0 1 2 1 0 2 0 1 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 79 2 5 9 8 9 8 7 2 5
  Railroad Retirement 4 0 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 0
  Annuities 11 0 0 3 0 0 2 0 3 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 7 0 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 11 0 2 1 3 2 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 349 60 36 29 46 25 29 23 11 13
  Company or Union Retirement 217 57 34 19 34 15 14 13 2 5
  Federal Government Retirement 47 3 0 0 2 0 5 3 3 2
  Military Retirement 7 0 1 2 1 0 2 0 1 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 72 0 2 8 8 9 8 7 2 5
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 6 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 3 0
Alimony 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
Child Support 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Educational Assistance 5 2 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
12 10 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 6 1 0 1 0 3 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 1,249 39 83 120 260 240 203 128 69 39
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
1,298 22 63 104 240 213 149 121 78 41
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 1,211 41 86 126 264 239 205 127 75 37
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
1,262 24 66 107 244 212 156 119 81 41
  Government Transfer Payments 1,287 27 69 107 283 235 198 125 82 40
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 103 40 25 6 27 2 3 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
1,249 44 84 116 292 248 214 123 80 34
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
501 101 74 45 75 27 37 28 11 14

 

  $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
75 Years and over:
Black alone (2)
    Total 48 43 29 38 17 13 10 9 11 7
Earnings 0 5 2 14 0 0 1 6 0 0
  Wages and Salary 0 5 2 14 0 0 1 6 0 0
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 6 2 3 2 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 3 3 0 0 2 0 0
Survivor Benefits 1 0 0 0 0 1 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 0 2 1 3 0 0 0 0 1 0
  Interest 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Dividends 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Retirement Income 16 5 10 17 7 7 4 2 0 2
  Company or Union Retirement 8 3 6 5 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 4 1 5 9 2 3 1 0 0 3
  Military Retirement 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 1 0 1 3 2 3 1 0 0 0
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 15 4 10 16 4 7 3 2 0 1
  Company or Union Retirement 8 3 6 5 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 5 1 5 8 2 3 1 0 0 2
  Military Retirement 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 1 0 1 3 2 3 1 0 0 0
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 0 0 1 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 15 5 1 11 3 2 1 6 0 2
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
37 39 26 39 23 14 9 10 8 8
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 6 2 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
31 34 28 26 22 13 8 4 6 6
  Government Transfer Payments 25 12 10 11 15 9 0 4 2 3
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
8 2 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
16 5 10 17 7 7 4 2 0 2

 

  $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
75 Years and over:
Black alone (2)
    Total 9 9 5 2 3 3 11 2 2 6
Earnings 0 2 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 1
  Wages and Salary 0 2 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 1
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 0 0 0 0 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 0 0 0 0 0 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 0 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 5 2 0 0 3 0 0 0 2 3
  Company or Union Retirement 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2
  Federal Government Retirement 1 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 3 1 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 2
  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 7 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 2 3
  Company or Union Retirement 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
  Federal Government Retirement 1 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 5 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 2
  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 2 6 0 0 0 3 0 0 2 1
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
8 11 1 0 1 3 3 0 2 7
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
6 6 3 1 1 0 2 0 2 5
  Government Transfer Payments 2 7 3 0 3 0 4 0 0 5
  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
5 2 0 0 3 0 0 0 2 3

 

  $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
75 Years and over:
Black alone (2)
    Total 1 3 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 2
Earnings 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 0 2 0
  Wages and Salary 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 0 2 0
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 0 0 0 0 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 0 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 0 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 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 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
  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 0 0 0 0 0 0 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 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
2 2 1 0 0 1 2 0 0 0
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Government Transfer Payments 0 2 0 0 0 0 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
1 0 0 0 2 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
75 Years and over:
Black alone (2)
    Total 0 9 13,126 329 18,014 551 0.403 0.0295 1,430
Earnings 0 2 16,635 3,978 26,043 3,007 0.521 0.0845 1,430
  Wages and Salary 0 2 18,051 4,969 26,899 3,133 0.519 0.0854 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 10,942 218 11,218 163 0.255 0.0214 1,430
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 3,998 736 4,769 449 0.400 0.0757 1,430
Public Assistance 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Veterans Benefits 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Survivor Benefits 2 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 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 0 0 1,690 117 3,066 520 0.571 0.1117 1,430
  Interest 0 0 1,541 113 2,146 485 0.499 0.1641 1,430
  Dividends 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Retirement Income 2 0 9,982 868 15,032 921 0.491 0.0491 1,430
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 7,263 846 9,857 825 0.519 0.0628 1,430
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Military Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 14,303 1,715 20,994 2,389 0.492 0.0928 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 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Pension Income 0 0 10,319 933 14,572 890 0.482 0.0492 1,430
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 7,291 942 9,557 786 0.509 0.0605 1,430
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Military Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 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 6 11,281 221 13,026 376 0.333 0.0306 1,430
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
0 7 12,627 326 17,164 521 0.393 0.0297 1,430
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 10,940 218 11,226 163 0.257 0.0214 1,430
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
0 3 12,241 250 15,511 398 0.361 0.0271 1,430
  Government Transfer Payments 0 0 11,668 228 13,753 321 0.332 0.0264 1,430
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 3,591 597 4,404 409 0.405 0.0754 1,430
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 10,894 213 11,222 160 0.256 0.0211 1,430
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
2 0 8,498 446 12,904 774 0.000 0.0000 1,430

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