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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 1,270 36 24 57 143 128 118 99 93 66
Earnings 270 23 18 20 15 27 11 7 3 25
  Wages and Salary 250 19 15 19 12 26 11 7 3 22
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 21 4 1 1 3 1 0 0 0 4
  Farm Self-Employment 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 1,059 34 34 62 176 169 157 168 122 67
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 63 24 7 4 23 2 2 0 1 0
Public Assistance 11 5 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 69 8 11 10 3 5 1 5 0 0
Survivor Benefits 24 4 6 6 2 2 0 0 0 0
Disability Benefits 11 2 0 2 2 1 0 0 2 0
Unemployment Compensation 35 14 3 11 0 6 0 0 1 1
Workers Compensation 3 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Property Income 386 290 28 23 12 10 5 4 0 0
  Interest 353 295 18 11 4 9 2 3 0 0
  Dividends 89 68 10 5 0 3 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 58 31 9 5 4 2 2 2 0 0
Retirement Income 430 28 21 49 59 27 48 23 19 21
  Company or Union Retirement 270 25 14 42 50 18 33 20 9 10
  Federal Government Retirement 48 1 1 0 2 3 1 0 2 3
  Military Retirement 18 0 1 0 1 0 3 0 3 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 81 0 5 9 6 6 8 2 2 8
  Railroad Retirement 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0
  Annuities 9 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 3 1
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 6 0 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 10 2 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 407 26 20 42 57 29 44 25 19 21
  Company or Union Retirement 265 25 16 38 48 19 30 20 9 10
  Federal Government Retirement 44 1 0 0 2 4 1 3 2 3
  Military Retirement 18 0 1 0 1 0 3 0 3 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 76 0 3 6 6 6 8 2 2 8
  Railroad Retirement 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0
  Annuities 6 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 1
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 7 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 3 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 1,173 39 31 63 174 161 147 151 108 75
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
1,223 28 23 61 142 134 120 110 79 68
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 1,063 34 34 62 176 169 162 168 122 67
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
1,124 24 24 58 147 137 129 125 89 65
  Government Transfer Payments 1,138 33 23 44 184 157 150 149 123 58
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 74 29 13 4 23 2 2 0 1 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
1,091 37 34 59 196 174 160 163 130 68
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
499 55 34 53 77 27 51 23 21 21

 

  $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 50 44 45 47 19 19 28 24 20 17
Earnings 4 3 2 25 1 8 0 6 3 6
  Wages and Salary 3 3 2 25 1 10 0 6 3 4
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 2
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 41 15 3 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 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Disability Benefits 0 0 0 0 0 2 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 3 0 5 1 0 1 1 0 0
  Interest 0 1 3 1 0 0 0 1 0 2
  Dividends 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Retirement Income 23 14 13 23 8 7 3 10 0 6
  Company or Union Retirement 12 12 6 9 4 0 1 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 4 0 6 5 2 3 0 2 0 3
  Military Retirement 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 6 0 3 9 0 4 1 3 0 4
  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 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 23 12 12 23 8 6 2 10 0 4
  Company or Union Retirement 13 12 4 9 4 0 1 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 3 0 6 5 2 1 0 2 0 2
  Military Retirement 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 6 0 3 9 0 4 1 3 0 4
  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 40 21 3 21 12 14 4 5 7 8
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
49 42 34 51 25 21 20 23 17 14
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 41 15 3 5 0 2 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
53 38 37 39 26 9 16 18 8 11
  Government Transfer Payments 45 25 14 24 15 8 3 11 5 8
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
41 15 3 6 0 2 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
23 14 13 25 8 7 3 10 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 17 25 13 9 15 8 9 9 7 9
Earnings 2 5 0 5 2 5 0 3 1 6
  Wages and Salary 2 3 0 5 0 5 0 3 1 5
  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 2 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 0 0 0 0 0 4 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 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 7 1 0 0 1 5 0 0 0 2
  Company or Union Retirement 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1
  Federal Government Retirement 2 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 2 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
  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 9 0 0 0 1 4 0 0 0 2
  Company or Union Retirement 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1
  Federal Government Retirement 2 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 4 0 0 0 0 1 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 7 16 2 3 2 5 3 5 3 6
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
17 21 9 9 11 7 1 5 8 9
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
10 16 10 6 3 4 1 2 3 1
  Government Transfer Payments 5 9 10 4 5 3 4 2 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 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
7 1 0 0 1 5 0 0 0 2

 

  $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 4 6 1 12 0 3 6 3 0 5
Earnings 2 3 0 6 2 0 3 2 0 0
  Wages and Salary 2 3 0 6 2 0 3 2 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 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 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 0 3 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 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 0 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 0 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 0 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 0 6 2 0 2 2 2 2
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
3 4 1 7 3 2 8 3 0 2
  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 1 3 2 3 0 0 0
  Government Transfer Payments 0 2 0 2 0 3 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
0 3 1 0 2 0 0 1 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 4 30 18,343 571 28,013 1,126 0.464 0.0336 1,430
Earnings 0 17 21,119 967 35,680 3,972 0.553 0.0653 1,430
  Wages and Salary 0 17 21,460 1,216 36,955 4,247 0.554 0.0699 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 13,352 309 13,617 213 0.253 0.0232 1,430
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 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 0 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 1,661 101 3,419 574 0.613 0.1107 1,430
  Interest 0 0 1,495 95 2,416 463 0.555 0.1385 1,430
  Dividends 0 0 1,642 208 2,522 753 0.543 0.2098 1,430
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Retirement Income 3 0 14,105 642 19,181 977 0.445 0.0444 1,430
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 10,684 1,142 13,702 772 0.398 0.0537 1,430
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Military Retirement 2 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 20,848 2,915 22,381 1,939 0.386 0.0824 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
  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 14,183 690 18,790 965 0.431 0.0459 1,430
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 10,784 1,139 13,716 784 0.411 0.0535 1,430
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Military Retirement 2 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 21,597 1,958 23,315 1,961 0.335 0.0877 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 19 14,500 349 20,517 1,032 0.441 0.0411 1,430
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
4 27 17,350 541 26,434 1,088 0.457 0.0356 1,430
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 13,362 302 13,615 212 0.251 0.0232 1,430
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
1 3 15,885 400 20,174 539 0.368 0.0279 1,430
  Government Transfer Payments 0 3 14,619 335 17,904 493 0.357 0.0295 1,430
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 13,209 308 13,564 211 0.253 0.0229 1,430
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
3 0 12,646 884 17,284 888 0.000 0.0000 1,430

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