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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:
All Races
    Total 7,068 109 89 151 385 558 612 667 613 442
Earnings 862 126 68 73 40 69 26 32 22 43
  Wages and Salary 663 87 55 64 31 62 21 19 20 30
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 178 38 9 14 8 12 2 11 2 11
  Farm Self-Employment 59 17 2 3 0 11 0 1 3 2
Social Security 6,516 93 186 278 612 911 1,376 1,356 888 457
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 149 37 32 25 40 10 0 5 0 0
Public Assistance 20 12 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 443 144 49 42 26 33 24 16 22 7
Survivor Benefits 173 55 27 23 19 8 8 2 6 6
Disability Benefits 37 6 4 2 4 0 0 2 7 6
Unemployment Compensation 40 6 12 5 4 3 6 0 0 3
Workers Compensation 18 10 0 4 3 0 0 0 0 0
Property Income 3,885 2,293 460 287 185 116 57 88 43 47
  Interest 3,629 2,614 347 222 91 77 52 58 16 18
  Dividends 1,431 836 211 102 60 52 20 14 6 25
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 625 258 101 63 28 41 22 31 5 19
Retirement Income 3,222 314 330 243 345 289 227 221 200 151
  Company or Union Retirement 2,023 286 273 193 281 224 175 108 112 81
  Federal Government Retirement 358 20 3 10 7 19 6 35 40 22
  Military Retirement 215 3 11 0 9 33 28 9 26 10
  State or Local Government Retirement 488 7 36 21 27 49 25 57 26 28
  Railroad Retirement 41 0 4 0 0 0 0 2 5 6
  Annuities 84 31 3 15 2 3 8 2 6 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 146 25 13 18 16 7 6 3 19 0
  Other or Don't Know 78 10 12 8 16 2 3 9 2 1
Pension Income 3,007 289 300 222 321 300 219 216 180 137
  Company or Union Retirement 1,954 273 262 185 273 223 166 111 108 77
  Federal Government Retirement 345 17 2 8 2 19 6 33 39 22
  Military Retirement 199 3 8 0 9 29 29 8 20 10
  State or Local Government Retirement 476 7 34 25 27 46 24 57 26 28
  Railroad Retirement 35 0 4 0 0 0 0 2 5 3
  Annuities 40 7 0 5 0 3 8 0 3 0
Alimony 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Child Support 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
Educational Assistance 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
25 22 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 59 42 3 8 0 0 0 3 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 6,716 85 198 281 574 871 1,287 1,318 808 453
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
6,910 69 87 172 413 657 749 799 626 508
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 6,551 93 189 278 612 911 1,375 1,355 892 460
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
6,731 74 80 165 446 705 812 826 694 520
  Government Transfer Payments 6,788 83 109 199 516 791 1,179 1,217 859 493
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 169 49 39 25 41 10 0 5 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
6,603 94 193 295 643 927 1,371 1,361 896 457
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
3,377 353 369 265 384 299 227 227 200 152

 

  $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:
All Races
    Total 358 365 351 288 215 209 146 168 109 97
Earnings 7 25 11 21 6 30 6 24 14 10
  Wages and Salary 4 17 11 15 6 27 6 21 14 8
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 8 0 1 0 3 0 4 0 0
  Farm Self-Employment 0 3 0 2 0 0 0 3 0 2
Social Security 169 91 48 16 6 5 4 0 0 0
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Public Assistance 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 14 7 12 6 9 3 4 3 5 0
Survivor Benefits 3 2 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 1
Disability Benefits 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 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 12 15 29 25 13 14 12 24 11 6
  Interest 15 6 21 3 3 7 8 8 10 8
  Dividends 0 8 0 17 7 4 3 7 13 7
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 5 11 0 6 0 0 0 6 0 4
Retirement Income 136 84 50 131 38 69 34 42 7 51
  Company or Union Retirement 59 31 32 27 17 13 2 8 1 18
  Federal Government Retirement 23 19 6 25 5 19 12 13 1 13
  Military Retirement 15 2 0 15 2 15 0 14 3 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 34 27 9 39 8 12 8 1 11 6
  Railroad Retirement 8 0 3 8 0 2 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 0 0 0 5 1 2 8 0 0 6
  Other or Don't Know 1 1 0 12 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 133 66 49 128 34 65 24 34 7 44
  Company or Union Retirement 54 30 32 27 17 13 2 5 1 18
  Federal Government Retirement 23 19 6 25 5 19 12 13 1 11
  Military Retirement 15 2 0 12 2 15 0 14 3 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 37 17 9 39 8 12 8 6 3 6
  Railroad Retirement 5 0 3 8 0 2 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 0 0 4 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 178 104 85 23 22 42 34 23 27 12
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
358 337 280 246 231 175 126 111 97 79
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 175 91 51 24 6 5 7 0 1 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
340 325 261 256 220 142 110 102 69 71
  Government Transfer Payments 251 160 127 109 83 74 50 48 48 46
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
169 94 48 17 7 5 4 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
137 84 50 131 38 69 34 42 7 48

 

  $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:
All Races
    Total 88 93 108 53 39 44 63 40 34 46
Earnings 3 23 8 5 0 24 3 13 0 14
  Wages and Salary 2 21 2 2 0 20 3 8 0 13
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 15 4 0 0 0 0 3 0 1
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 0 3 0 4 0 2 0 0
Social Security 0 21 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 2 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Survivor Benefits 0 0 3 0 0 0 3 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 1
Property Income 15 8 19 10 0 11 8 4 8 5
  Interest 1 6 3 6 0 3 2 0 2 2
  Dividends 8 12 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 1 3 6 0 0 0 0 0 1 1
Retirement Income 34 45 19 15 9 36 11 6 2 18
  Company or Union Retirement 6 20 13 0 0 18 1 2 0 5
  Federal Government Retirement 7 10 2 5 4 5 4 1 0 11
  Military Retirement 4 0 2 0 3 4 0 2 0 6
  State or Local Government Retirement 13 20 2 1 0 9 2 2 0 0
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 0 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 5
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 4 2 5 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
  Other or Don't Know 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 31 48 21 10 9 36 7 7 0 18
  Company or Union Retirement 6 20 13 1 0 18 0 2 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 7 10 2 5 4 5 4 1 0 11
  Military Retirement 4 0 2 0 3 4 0 2 0 6
  State or Local Government Retirement 14 18 2 1 0 9 2 2 0 0
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 0 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 5
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. 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 11 39 19 2 8 16 12 13 4 15
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
74 100 58 50 23 50 23 28 36 26
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 1 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
60 86 46 40 15 32 16 33 23 19
  Government Transfer Payments 41 67 38 30 11 19 17 15 24 7
  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 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
37 45 19 15 9 36 11 6 2 18

 

  $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:
All Races
    Total 38 36 20 24 37 32 16 28 30 14
Earnings 2 12 0 12 1 3 4 4 0 11
  Wages and Salary 2 0 0 9 1 3 4 1 0 11
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 11 0 4 0 0 0 3 0 0
  Farm Self-Employment 0 1 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 2 0 0 0 6 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 3 0 1 2 1 4 3 7 0 0
  Interest 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 5 0 0
  Dividends 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 1 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0
Retirement Income 11 9 3 3 0 0 3 0 3 0
  Company or Union Retirement 0 2 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 9 1 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 4 0 0 0 0 3 0 3 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 11 8 0 3 0 0 3 0 3 0
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 9 1 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 4 0 0 0 0 3 0 3 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 5 14 2 8 11 4 11 6 3 6
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
33 25 22 21 25 8 18 11 11 12
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
26 8 22 13 10 5 4 0 10 4
  Government Transfer Payments 17 2 4 5 7 0 6 4 7 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
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
11 9 3 3 0 0 3 0 3 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:
All Races
    Total 12 243 21,987 266 31,015 400 0.419 0.0119 1,249
Earnings 0 66 17,172 1,489 32,776 1,661 0.586 0.0306 1,249
  Wages and Salary 0 44 16,454 1,870 32,323 1,932 0.591 0.0384 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 15 16,304 3,365 31,823 3,216 0.565 0.0625 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 0 1 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Social Security 0 0 14,640 82 14,559 76 0.207 0.0087 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 5,627 686 5,600 362 0.339 0.0631 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Veterans Benefits 3 0 6,687 697 12,720 913 0.597 0.0463 1,249
Survivor Benefits 1 0 5,524 774 10,669 1,360 0.621 0.0777 1,249
Disability Benefits 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Unemployment Compensation 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Workers Compensation 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Property Income 4 35 2,118 38 7,322 317 0.704 0.0235 1,249
  Interest 10 0 1,735 32 3,817 188 0.629 0.0321 1,249
  Dividends 7 9 2,141 63 6,453 425 0.677 0.0378 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 7 0 3,843 345 8,573 712 0.619 0.0500 1,249
Retirement Income 19 11 13,483 350 18,670 352 0.476 0.0154 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 10 3 9,806 228 13,372 349 0.482 0.0214 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 2 0 24,457 1,216 29,367 1,140 0.350 0.0408 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 18,830 787 23,856 1,241 0.347 0.0550 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 19,606 1,168 23,680 850 0.370 0.0369 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 3 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Annuities 1 0 6,427 880 15,892 2,747 0.649 0.0892 1,249
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 4 0 10,162 1,836 18,894 1,917 0.548 0.0698 1,249
  Other or Don't Know 0 0 9,034 788 12,766 1,423 0.458 0.0849 1,249
Pension Income 18 5 13,316 350 18,389 354 0.469 0.0160 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 13 0 9,847 234 13,262 347 0.478 0.0216 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 2 0 25,075 1,250 30,076 1,155 0.348 0.0413 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 19,158 1,070 24,553 1,315 0.349 0.0566 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 19,107 1,171 23,453 865 0.376 0.0374 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 3 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Annuities 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Alimony 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Child Support 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Educational Assistance 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 3 79 15,117 87 18,334 265 0.341 0.0143 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
9 126 19,531 185 26,521 327 0.386 0.0119 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 3 0 14,668 82 14,657 81 0.211 0.0089 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
5 35 18,430 165 23,029 221 0.339 0.0107 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 3 17 16,062 95 19,167 180 0.311 0.0111 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 4,781 536 5,158 339 0.356 0.0609 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 14,593 83 14,500 76 0.209 0.0087 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
19 11 12,716 341 18,069 340 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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