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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
25 Years and Over
All Races
    Total 92,313 2,022 1,342 2,091 3,099 4,050 3,216 4,176 3,319 4,698
Earnings 70,706 1,856 1,346 1,704 1,332 2,657 1,315 2,537 1,576 3,547
  Wages and Salary 65,210 1,358 1,241 1,440 1,182 2,269 1,237 2,217 1,479 3,125
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 6,838 1,204 301 416 240 574 115 376 102 452
  Farm Self-Employment 1,246 547 92 86 26 66 5 38 13 41
Social Security 19,325 422 729 1,022 1,963 2,486 3,150 3,358 2,760 1,629
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 2,043 299 209 391 703 187 76 56 56 30
Public Assistance 374 233 91 25 13 3 1 1 6 0
Veterans Benefits 2,344 616 299 240 151 183 132 110 100 63
Survivor Benefits 639 158 73 82 62 66 40 9 24 20
Disability Benefits 783 82 80 61 70 105 58 58 40 53
Unemployment Compensation 6,880 1,706 1,282 918 669 653 409 375 257 294
Workers Compensation 776 278 109 80 53 33 28 29 27 39
Property Income 42,705 31,828 3,353 2,029 1,099 1,003 459 555 222 325
  Interest 39,687 33,770 2,289 1,063 555 514 210 312 63 123
  Dividends 15,454 11,310 1,401 976 271 489 151 149 54 143
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 5,535 3,036 660 512 243 288 87 142 27 103
Retirement Income 11,024 1,012 924 793 811 829 702 683 627 591
  Company or Union Retirement 6,192 841 734 588 567 518 476 364 313 295
  Federal Government Retirement 1,098 35 27 56 26 51 33 63 78 62
  Military Retirement 974 19 25 19 35 94 113 121 104 59
  State or Local Government Retirement 2,032 73 100 103 84 169 74 122 121 135
  Railroad Retirement 167 3 4 2 20 2 4 2 12 14
  Annuities 206 60 22 21 11 7 19 4 18 1
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 408 54 28 52 35 23 22 14 40 14
  Other or Don't Know 457 63 62 46 71 25 11 20 15 16
Pension Income 9,772 860 813 664 687 738 622 634 561 519
  Company or Union Retirement 5,822 768 701 549 539 489 439 351 304 275
  Federal Government Retirement 995 29 24 40 19 41 18 60 60 62
  Military Retirement 890 11 20 8 34 74 113 99 98 59
  State or Local Government Retirement 1,857 60 85 96 65 148 64 109 112 119
  Railroad Retirement 143 3 4 2 11 2 4 2 9 6
  Annuities 96 26 0 5 4 5 15 0 9 1
Alimony 11 4 1 3 2 1 0 0 0 0
Child Support 250 119 65 28 15 3 5 0 4 2
Educational Assistance 1,724 504 401 327 100 130 25 58 13 41
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
607 258 119 74 32 56 4 11 1 10
Other Income, N.E.C. 477 381 20 31 3 15 1 5 1 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 86,054 1,622 1,612 2,229 2,823 4,465 3,980 5,367 3,866 4,818
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
87,668 1,529 1,326 2,009 2,603 4,088 3,136 4,288 3,128 4,680
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 19,470 422 733 1,019 1,978 2,482 3,152 3,357 2,774 1,639
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
22,810 536 598 906 1,867 2,244 2,352 2,314 2,065 1,646
  Government Transfer Payments 31,050 2,546 2,122 2,135 3,157 3,184 3,339 3,607 2,975 2,031
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 2,381 507 291 410 718 189 79 59 58 30
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
21,220 668 865 1,295 2,673 2,680 3,234 3,431 2,824 1,662
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
13,233 1,474 1,180 1,180 1,488 980 776 735 670 607

 

  $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 Years and Over
All Races
    Total 2,812 3,843 2,604 4,378 1,977 3,570 1,970 3,955 1,500 2,602
Earnings 1,468 3,021 1,536 3,858 1,174 3,165 1,240 3,831 882 2,379
  Wages and Salary 1,347 2,762 1,481 3,578 1,144 2,975 1,202 3,575 851 2,240
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 98 301 62 324 40 216 37 255 21 121
  Farm Self-Employment 35 34 3 30 8 5 5 17 0 13
Social Security 889 545 183 53 36 19 21 0 10 0
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 12 23 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Public Assistance 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 57 30 35 99 74 55 15 10 16 5
Survivor Benefits 14 16 3 9 3 8 3 3 3 3
Disability Benefits 29 14 28 8 3 20 8 14 0 16
Unemployment Compensation 131 90 33 30 0 3 1 2 10 4
Workers Compensation 17 22 8 14 1 12 4 9 0 2
Property Income 134 194 117 161 86 62 50 109 39 53
  Interest 56 56 58 71 42 26 18 47 25 25
  Dividends 24 96 0 49 23 26 9 41 16 46
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 52 73 10 57 3 11 10 25 3 12
Retirement Income 582 345 305 472 188 391 159 211 78 138
  Company or Union Retirement 289 123 158 144 64 151 50 70 27 47
  Federal Government Retirement 66 48 43 79 24 67 20 26 17 38
  Military Retirement 93 39 23 45 13 31 11 40 15 3
  State or Local Government Retirement 90 92 61 153 45 122 45 37 24 33
  Railroad Retirement 11 3 10 22 22 13 6 0 0 0
  Annuities 3 5 0 12 0 0 0 3 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 20 3 3 7 1 6 20 13 6 6
  Other or Don't Know 13 22 15 26 5 1 4 7 3 0
Pension Income 519 317 278 457 172 367 135 179 75 130
  Company or Union Retirement 273 121 147 138 58 145 53 61 27 47
  Federal Government Retirement 62 48 39 79 24 63 20 26 17 37
  Military Retirement 89 41 23 43 13 30 13 40 12 3
  State or Local Government Retirement 87 87 55 151 42 113 41 38 17 33
  Railroad Retirement 7 3 10 22 22 13 6 0 0 0
  Annuities 3 1 0 10 0 0 0 3 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 21 11 10 26 0 16 2 10 0 12
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
8 5 0 9 0 0 1 0 0 5
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 2,288 3,469 1,803 3,909 1,326 3,223 1,357 3,811 950 2,416
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
2,515 3,751 2,254 4,376 1,758 3,643 1,738 4,055 1,191 2,590
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 894 550 190 75 58 31 33 0 12 2
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
1,267 969 781 723 591 571 436 344 256 243
  Government Transfer Payments 1,242 922 525 445 304 319 245 205 163 170
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 18 23 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
911 583 192 61 39 19 22 0 10 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
610 364 315 487 194 398 158 210 78 135

 

  $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
25 Years and Over
All Races
    Total 1,569 3,641 1,227 1,982 1,047 2,492 852 1,491 793 1,711
Earnings 1,042 3,814 705 1,871 614 2,632 450 1,361 516 1,775
  Wages and Salary 1,024 3,525 708 1,755 592 2,467 458 1,315 503 1,740
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 21 311 30 65 14 176 0 47 1 56
  Farm Self-Employment 0 25 0 23 0 31 0 13 0 11
Social Security 0 51 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 19 1 4 0 2 0 3 0 0 0
Survivor Benefits 0 0 11 0 0 11 3 3 0 0
Disability Benefits 0 0 2 0 0 2 0 3 0 12
Unemployment Compensation 0 0 0 3 0 2 0 0 0 0
Workers Compensation 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
Property Income 51 53 50 39 43 35 31 25 25 26
  Interest 13 45 8 34 26 5 16 9 20 15
  Dividends 13 36 0 3 0 17 0 0 0 15
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 3 21 9 6 9 13 0 3 1 14
Retirement Income 177 176 90 47 30 124 22 62 16 110
  Company or Union Retirement 63 74 32 6 8 39 1 10 3 57
  Federal Government Retirement 20 23 12 10 17 34 10 16 5 18
  Military Retirement 15 7 8 7 3 9 0 4 0 12
  State or Local Government Retirement 60 66 25 9 0 38 8 16 4 27
  Railroad Retirement 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 11 0 0
  Annuities 0 2 3 2 0 1 0 0 0 5
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 11 2 5 0 3 0 0 0 1 3
  Other or Don't Know 8 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
Pension Income 162 182 80 35 30 105 18 60 15 97
  Company or Union Retirement 59 74 29 7 8 34 0 7 3 41
  Federal Government Retirement 20 31 12 10 17 27 10 16 5 18
  Military Retirement 15 7 8 7 3 9 0 4 0 12
  State or Local Government Retirement 61 62 20 9 0 38 8 17 4 27
  Railroad Retirement 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 11 0 0
  Annuities 0 2 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 5
Alimony 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Child Support 3 0 0 0 5 0 0 0 0 1
Educational Assistance 0 3 0 0 0 7 0 2 0 1
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
4 4 0 0 0 7 0 0 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 3 0 1 5 0 0 0 0 0 2

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 1,087 3,842 746 1,868 667 2,606 503 1,380 544 1,772
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
1,363 3,966 931 2,018 815 2,688 569 1,473 674 1,852
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 1 55 0 0 0 0 0 11 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
299 285 175 166 126 125 49 109 83 98
  Government Transfer Payments 192 217 124 111 73 96 57 84 60 52
  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 48 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
182 176 91 47 30 128 23 62 16 110

 

  $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 Years and Over
All Races
    Total 615 1,411 614 1,382 581 804 388 986 356 514
Earnings 265 1,435 375 1,493 291 776 223 979 186 453
  Wages and Salary 246 1,354 360 1,414 292 760 203 943 187 427
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 1 69 9 59 3 15 8 56 0 11
  Farm Self-Employment 0 8 0 17 0 3 0 4 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 4 0 0 0 6 0
Survivor Benefits 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
Disability Benefits 0 0 0 0 0 2 4 0 0 2
Unemployment Compensation 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Workers Compensation 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0
Property Income 16 18 7 29 26 17 9 16 2 5
  Interest 3 5 10 9 1 5 3 10 0 0
  Dividends 2 7 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 1 2 14 8 3 0 10 0 0
Retirement Income 40 20 30 15 17 19 9 19 6 16
  Company or Union Retirement 2 2 3 8 0 8 0 0 0 4
  Federal Government Retirement 15 8 6 0 10 7 0 3 0 4
  Military Retirement 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 16 7 6 3 5 1 3 13 6 8
  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) 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0
Pension Income 35 15 20 14 17 17 3 18 6 12
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 3 8 0 8 0 0 0 2
  Federal Government Retirement 15 5 6 0 10 7 0 3 0 1
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 16 7 6 3 5 1 3 13 6 8
  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 1 0 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 293 1,430 385 1,467 315 775 247 982 207 459
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
410 1,481 457 1,532 379 812 294 999 238 476
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
78 53 74 43 40 18 19 33 16 30
  Government Transfer Payments 49 31 32 16 26 13 18 31 12 18
  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
40 20 30 15 17 19 6 19 6 16

 

    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 Years and Over
All Races
    Total 332 10,302 36,772 119 51,448 238 0.467 0.0034 1,249
Earnings 175 8,850 41,318 97 55,251 288 0.452 0.0038 1,249
  Wages and Salary 168 8,068 41,797 100 55,687 294 0.442 0.0039 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 3 629 20,502 256 36,678 907 0.610 0.0130 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 0 48 4,573 539 19,591 1,523 0.705 0.0278 1,249
Social Security 0 0 14,913 62 14,789 50 0.234 0.0051 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 7,935 90 7,913 120 0.335 0.0171 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 2,008 116 2,757 181 0.486 0.0552 1,249
Veterans Benefits 9 0 7,775 416 12,774 330 0.546 0.0180 1,249
Survivor Benefits 8 0 7,741 529 13,313 767 0.577 0.0389 1,249
Disability Benefits 8 0 12,355 465 17,313 703 0.477 0.0333 1,249
Unemployment Compensation 8 0 6,231 126 8,326 106 0.468 0.0102 1,249
Workers Compensation 2 0 5,024 427 9,728 503 0.573 0.0339 1,249
Property Income 57 243 1,677 9 4,247 72 0.672 0.0105 1,249
  Interest 127 0 1,469 8 2,223 48 0.527 0.0169 1,249
  Dividends 12 67 1,708 15 3,629 91 0.622 0.0169 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 65 2 2,279 34 6,689 243 0.645 0.0212 1,249
Retirement Income 110 26 16,614 215 21,806 212 0.465 0.0081 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 49 3 11,761 212 16,400 235 0.494 0.0113 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 19 2 27,711 1,026 32,438 760 0.372 0.0236 1,249
  Military Retirement 2 0 18,941 418 22,714 515 0.324 0.0263 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 21 3 23,474 698 28,164 522 0.401 0.0177 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 3 0 29,401 1,529 28,790 1,528 0.309 0.0615 1,249
  Annuities 7 0 7,494 1,402 16,166 1,721 0.618 0.0642 1,249
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 9 0 13,801 1,328 20,545 1,162 0.505 0.0426 1,249
  Other or Don't Know 13 0 9,531 422 17,363 1,062 0.529 0.0442 1,249
Pension Income 100 6 16,981 218 21,912 219 0.455 0.0084 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 52 0 11,808 218 16,354 239 0.490 0.0116 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 15 0 29,694 921 33,329 768 0.350 0.0244 1,249
  Military Retirement 2 0 19,684 461 23,486 530 0.309 0.0272 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 21 0 24,590 691 28,903 544 0.390 0.0184 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 3 0 31,069 761 30,630 1,703 0.290 0.0666 1,249
  Annuities 1 0 13,679 919 20,276 2,457 0.549 0.0807 1,249
Alimony 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Child Support 0 0 2,730 313 5,645 766 0.623 0.0856 1,249
Educational Assistance 2 0 4,727 144 7,503 265 0.537 0.0260 1,249
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
0 0 3,468 290 6,726 476 0.589 0.0473 1,249
Other Income, N.E.C. 3 0 1,566 80 4,381 655 0.718 0.0835 1,249

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 190 8,955 33,963 309 48,718 244 0.476 0.0035 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
248 9,334 36,643 114 50,563 240 0.458 0.0035 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 3 0 14,960 61 14,925 52 0.239 0.0052 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
65 119 18,213 102 23,068 131 0.375 0.0058 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 39 62 14,283 74 16,699 90 0.405 0.0052 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 7,397 153 7,226 116 0.373 0.0160 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 14,377 63 14,278 49 0.250 0.0049 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
110 30 13,515 207 19,466 186 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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