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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
15 Years and Over:
All Races
    Total 106,142 7,948 4,590 6,089 7,972 7,927 5,745 6,385 4,586 5,497
Earnings 72,118 4,461 3,448 3,509 2,752 4,486 2,297 4,005 2,532 4,169
  Wages and Salary 68,865 4,001 3,212 3,281 2,588 4,159 2,202 3,814 2,391 3,975
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 4,663 1,377 421 347 206 428 113 250 110 240
  Farm Self-Employment 666 526 20 31 4 26 6 3 0 12
Social Security 24,770 739 1,387 3,414 5,301 4,642 3,635 2,785 1,460 683
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 3,202 582 468 542 1,191 233 81 58 20 11
Public Assistance 1,771 864 503 231 94 46 12 5 5 3
Veterans Benefits 502 68 81 56 50 65 66 50 19 3
Survivor Benefits 2,281 505 314 344 220 211 140 100 56 66
Disability Benefits 730 149 109 89 118 90 37 23 27 10
Unemployment Compensation 4,947 1,430 951 657 455 428 326 258 151 142
Workers Compensation 628 273 99 54 37 40 40 18 24 13
Property Income 46,961 37,224 3,109 1,936 1,016 932 428 457 198 277
  Interest 44,130 38,710 2,173 1,135 596 395 230 211 75 111
  Dividends 14,160 10,781 1,190 903 222 374 138 94 23 102
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 5,127 2,853 529 439 268 264 109 112 35 73
Retirement Income 9,734 1,653 1,316 1,122 973 881 609 441 359 294
  Company or Union Retirement 4,882 1,283 833 656 502 394 260 186 112 92
  Federal Government Retirement 756 53 85 62 75 93 70 33 29 31
  Military Retirement 339 24 40 36 35 58 35 22 3 18
  State or Local Government Retirement 2,790 144 279 274 247 227 199 166 163 116
  Railroad Retirement 148 12 14 6 8 16 21 16 32 7
  Annuities 285 88 44 32 10 8 24 9 6 4
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 316 58 61 42 40 39 2 1 7 9
  Other or Don't Know 643 141 87 78 91 65 28 19 12 12
Pension Income 7,196 1,253 984 737 680 593 459 324 290 218
  Company or Union Retirement 3,756 1,038 670 468 392 269 186 131 94 75
  Federal Government Retirement 530 32 67 34 53 52 53 31 16 18
  Military Retirement 123 3 11 13 4 23 17 7 2 7
  State or Local Government Retirement 2,405 109 213 210 204 206 180 140 137 103
  Railroad Retirement 113 11 10 0 0 16 21 10 27 6
  Annuities 109 34 12 6 3 6 9 4 3 4
Alimony 380 80 64 33 31 47 14 38 0 20
Child Support 4,412 1,492 1,264 709 369 207 110 55 62 42
Educational Assistance 5,605 1,851 1,289 1,151 284 422 113 121 48 85
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
1,466 617 245 170 90 144 31 25 34 20
Other Income, N.E.C. 557 437 32 33 16 14 6 0 5 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 93,232 4,449 4,222 6,214 7,271 8,319 5,629 6,496 3,913 4,820
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
94,936 4,323 4,058 6,029 6,821 7,740 5,134 6,018 4,135 5,132
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 24,893 743 1,394 3,417 5,299 4,658 3,651 2,796 1,492 695
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
27,813 888 1,470 3,339 4,899 4,184 3,190 2,372 1,756 1,094
  Government Transfer Payments 37,103 3,442 3,393 4,832 6,837 5,287 4,017 3,092 1,797 1,093
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 4,794 1,323 915 762 1,233 313 115 69 29 15
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
28,586 1,534 1,953 3,828 6,546 5,019 3,798 2,898 1,513 707
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
14,334 2,895 2,176 1,842 2,142 1,191 715 534 399 316

 

  $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
15 Years and Over:
All Races
    Total 3,345 4,425 2,803 4,536 2,046 3,532 1,911 3,430 1,348 2,479
Earnings 2,122 3,672 1,786 4,361 1,328 3,245 1,332 3,207 868 2,255
  Wages and Salary 2,061 3,485 1,756 4,212 1,313 3,141 1,314 3,145 875 2,185
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 70 169 34 150 12 94 39 90 12 51
  Farm Self-Employment 0 4 4 7 0 0 0 7 0 0
Social Security 307 203 50 26 15 23 7 2 1 7
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 2 14 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Public Assistance 4 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 18 2 6 5 3 3 0 6 0 0
Survivor Benefits 45 34 20 43 12 39 17 11 5 8
Disability Benefits 15 7 7 14 8 2 4 10 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 54 24 18 31 7 3 0 2 0 2
Workers Compensation 1 9 4 12 0 1 0 3 0 0
Property Income 127 129 129 101 69 66 31 70 48 40
  Interest 44 35 58 25 21 18 20 21 17 13
  Dividends 46 72 2 55 15 7 3 19 10 28
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 31 60 18 49 0 15 23 34 3 7
Retirement Income 332 220 171 231 119 204 102 125 54 85
  Company or Union Retirement 92 70 52 60 14 40 31 27 6 20
  Federal Government Retirement 31 36 15 16 19 27 8 10 3 10
  Military Retirement 5 8 15 10 0 7 11 1 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 169 94 80 125 60 93 47 62 38 53
  Railroad Retirement 5 9 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 1 16 0 3 0 10 0 2 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 18 0 3 12 4 14 4 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 10 3 8 18 2 14 0 16 3 3
Pension Income 271 191 144 182 79 153 78 99 46 78
  Company or Union Retirement 64 55 44 47 10 29 19 25 6 14
  Federal Government Retirement 22 33 13 15 12 16 6 2 3 6
  Military Retirement 4 0 15 6 0 0 6 1 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 167 88 78 103 54 87 47 60 34 52
  Railroad Retirement 1 9 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 4 7 0 0 0 7 0 2 0 0
Alimony 8 3 5 3 0 4 9 3 0 0
Child Support 35 5 5 11 6 4 4 1 2 3
Educational Assistance 38 41 9 35 6 22 6 34 0 12
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
18 19 9 13 0 3 0 0 0 1
Other Income, N.E.C. 7 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 2,510 3,895 1,947 4,414 1,408 3,339 1,406 3,229 906 2,296
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
2,922 4,336 2,374 4,639 1,669 3,573 1,587 3,415 1,072 2,403
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 313 215 52 26 16 26 7 2 1 7
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
820 778 509 384 250 329 211 218 140 140
  Government Transfer Payments 727 561 304 302 204 215 166 119 84 105
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 7 15 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
339 224 53 28 17 28 4 6 1 7
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
342 238 174 233 120 204 101 118 56 85

 

  $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
15 Years and Over:
All Races
    Total 1,222 2,593 934 1,421 818 1,672 604 962 502 1,048
Earnings 948 2,597 583 1,264 548 1,601 296 908 313 1,047
  Wages and Salary 940 2,472 570 1,255 545 1,552 285 898 299 1,022
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 4 108 0 11 3 47 0 16 0 31
  Farm Self-Employment 0 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Social Security 12 72 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 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Survivor Benefits 4 9 1 8 6 7 0 0 0 5
Disability Benefits 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Workers Compensation 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Property Income 39 57 43 25 30 17 7 26 24 11
  Interest 16 34 3 22 16 0 12 11 10 1
  Dividends 3 10 0 2 0 9 0 3 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 4 38 11 8 15 9 3 0 9 0
Retirement Income 72 56 54 22 7 50 8 14 6 30
  Company or Union Retirement 28 15 22 7 0 20 0 4 1 10
  Federal Government Retirement 11 10 0 5 0 12 0 0 2 3
  Military Retirement 4 0 3 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 28 31 15 8 6 12 10 9 3 13
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 4 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 1 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 58 52 52 25 5 38 6 11 7 24
  Company or Union Retirement 25 11 22 3 0 15 0 4 1 8
  Federal Government Retirement 10 10 0 5 0 11 0 0 2 3
  Military Retirement 0 0 3 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 23 29 15 8 5 12 4 7 3 13
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Alimony 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 7
Child Support 8 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 3
Educational Assistance 8 14 0 0 0 6 0 5 0 2
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
6 10 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 966 2,632 608 1,282 583 1,588 321 918 330 1,054
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
1,083 2,687 722 1,367 633 1,690 364 949 351 1,098
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 12 72 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
124 151 97 69 38 50 35 25 11 36
  Government Transfer Payments 86 140 31 45 16 36 35 22 8 21
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
12 72 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
76 58 50 22 7 54 8 14 6 30

 

  $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
15 Years and Over:
All Races
    Total 444 636 424 666 305 462 207 461 158 252
Earnings 222 661 264 678 202 395 102 454 80 207
  Wages and Salary 207 649 259 665 194 388 95 446 75 212
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 7 23 2 23 5 3 0 14 0 2
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 0 2 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 1 5 0 3 2 3 0 2 0 5
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 9 9 4 17 18 4 1 5 9 7
  Interest 8 6 16 0 0 2 0 7 0 0
  Dividends 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 1 2 0 10 0 0 0 9 3 3
Retirement Income 11 3 2 7 2 3 2 8 0 12
  Company or Union Retirement 2 0 0 4 2 3 0 0 0 6
  Federal Government Retirement 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 6 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 2 0 0
Pension Income 7 0 2 4 0 0 0 0 0 8
  Company or Union Retirement 2 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 6
  Federal Government Retirement 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 5 0 1 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 1 0 1
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 2 0 4 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 239 645 279 683 202 405 104 446 85 217
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
284 669 318 660 216 434 125 464 90 242
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
32 14 16 9 8 6 5 12 2 19
  Government Transfer Payments 22 3 12 3 8 2 3 0 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
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
11 3 2 7 2 3 2 8 0 12

 

    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
15 Years and Over:
All Races
    Total 173 3,584 20,831 83 29,810 125 0.487 0.0029 1,249
Earnings 101 2,816 26,552 102 33,828 164 0.456 0.0034 1,249
  Wages and Salary 96 2,633 26,973 105 34,111 167 0.450 0.0034 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 152 9,760 405 18,833 544 0.630 0.0151 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 0 8 1,582 69 4,209 695 0.683 0.0888 1,249
Social Security 0 0 10,832 47 11,466 40 0.270 0.0047 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 7,517 96 6,697 77 0.325 0.0125 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 2,606 115 3,479 89 0.477 0.0215 1,249
Veterans Benefits 0 0 9,786 579 10,672 412 0.407 0.0355 1,249
Survivor Benefits 29 1 7,337 202 12,559 395 0.563 0.0218 1,249
Disability Benefits 5 0 7,884 321 10,524 494 0.503 0.0366 1,249
Unemployment Compensation 5 0 5,351 149 7,426 118 0.477 0.0123 1,249
Workers Compensation 0 0 3,523 355 6,448 346 0.536 0.0365 1,249
Property Income 28 178 1,577 8 3,121 54 0.611 0.0120 1,249
  Interest 55 3 1,425 8 1,583 34 0.375 0.0195 1,249
  Dividends 10 36 1,642 15 2,830 75 0.557 0.0201 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 74 3 2,246 35 7,148 265 0.661 0.0209 1,249
Retirement Income 66 11 9,494 142 14,702 185 0.525 0.0093 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 26 1 6,237 149 10,463 219 0.564 0.0147 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 6 0 12,854 523 18,317 666 0.453 0.0311 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 11,454 445 14,539 710 0.424 0.0444 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 8 2 15,383 440 19,478 331 0.425 0.0151 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 14,801 903 14,246 671 0.297 0.0570 1,249
  Annuities 16 0 5,861 748 16,943 1,731 0.666 0.0525 1,249
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 2 0 7,358 605 11,548 797 0.519 0.0506 1,249
  Other or Don't Know 17 0 7,919 390 13,744 845 0.590 0.0405 1,249
Pension Income 39 0 9,796 174 14,890 206 0.518 0.0103 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 19 0 5,910 183 10,318 250 0.572 0.0167 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 4 0 13,737 603 19,178 820 0.449 0.0371 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 13,596 911 17,818 1,334 0.368 0.0723 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 8 0 16,451 490 20,224 350 0.409 0.0160 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 14,890 1,069 14,803 780 0.282 0.0666 1,249
  Annuities 1 0 9,135 2,963 14,476 1,811 0.593 0.0761 1,249
Alimony 2 0 8,559 885 13,230 938 0.562 0.0496 1,249
Child Support 10 0 3,912 73 5,611 128 0.506 0.0177 1,249
Educational Assistance 2 0 4,345 81 6,173 117 0.508 0.0150 1,249
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
2 0 3,681 218 6,872 293 0.578 0.0295 1,249
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 1,591 75 2,960 285 0.585 0.0724 1,249

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 100 2,859 20,054 93 29,214 132 0.476 0.0031 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
111 3,000 21,563 84 30,197 131 0.466 0.0030 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 10,855 47 11,494 40 0.271 0.0047 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
28 57 11,978 56 15,357 85 0.380 0.0056 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 13 14 10,023 48 11,947 56 0.388 0.0047 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 5,525 127 5,758 67 0.384 0.0107 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 10,215 47 10,901 38 0.289 0.0044 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
66 11 7,795 78 11,910 133 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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