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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:
Black A.O.I.C.
    Total 13,931 804 703 863 1,310 1,145 820 850 552 787
Earnings 9,549 619 436 413 393 566 321 609 378 629
  Wages and Salary 9,349 600 419 403 382 543 317 592 371 622
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 341 123 31 27 12 23 10 17 7 8
  Farm Self-Employment 60 55 1 2 0 2 0 0 0 0
Social Security 2,696 123 219 360 617 566 374 214 125 61
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 929 119 132 163 408 51 31 20 2 0
Public Assistance 604 274 200 70 33 27 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 80 20 14 11 8 5 11 2 3 0
Survivor Benefits 161 24 23 29 23 13 8 11 1 10
Disability Benefits 134 38 16 25 23 14 4 2 4 0
Unemployment Compensation 927 257 190 139 89 88 54 50 14 25
Workers Compensation 96 47 10 9 5 4 9 0 0 1
Property Income 3,130 2,701 150 82 48 43 21 13 4 9
  Interest 2,904 2,653 121 44 21 13 10 6 1 7
  Dividends 563 451 40 36 9 12 0 3 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 247 140 24 21 17 20 4 6 0 2
Retirement Income 982 133 105 121 97 67 70 69 32 36
  Company or Union Retirement 515 103 80 72 29 41 33 40 12 11
  Federal Government Retirement 104 4 4 2 12 8 8 6 2 3
  Military Retirement 35 0 1 4 8 3 7 2 0 5
  State or Local Government Retirement 244 8 16 26 30 15 21 19 13 7
  Railroad Retirement 6 0 1 2 0 0 0 1 2 0
  Annuities 28 8 5 2 0 0 2 2 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 17 2 2 1 2 1 0 1 3 2
  Other or Don't Know 73 17 8 14 16 5 2 1 0 5
Pension Income 755 96 73 76 57 55 60 65 26 23
  Company or Union Retirement 429 83 64 47 24 38 29 37 11 11
  Federal Government Retirement 82 4 3 0 11 1 4 8 2 0
  Military Retirement 22 0 0 2 2 1 8 2 0 5
  State or Local Government Retirement 204 1 8 25 18 13 17 19 11 7
  Railroad Retirement 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
  Annuities 14 6 0 1 0 0 2 0 0 0
Alimony 19 5 4 0 2 2 1 2 0 1
Child Support 896 414 274 88 54 28 22 4 4 3
Educational Assistance 1,128 363 298 243 52 83 13 10 10 19
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
234 139 37 37 6 12 0 0 0 3
Other Income, N.E.C. 61 45 4 4 1 7 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 11,897 651 575 699 958 1,076 679 801 479 686
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
12,154 646 552 677 942 1,030 649 797 470 701
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 2,700 123 220 360 617 566 372 215 128 63
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
3,124 139 234 364 621 535 344 211 127 90
  Government Transfer Payments 5,533 662 778 767 1,096 807 475 322 174 116
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 1,465 350 311 227 419 80 44 24 6 1
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
3,905 360 427 501 1,008 675 422 248 145 65
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
2,400 465 400 335 499 147 116 102 43 36

 

  $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:
Black A.O.I.C.
    Total 487 707 379 654 271 501 229 462 150 325
Earnings 338 592 294 655 179 453 169 423 101 341
  Wages and Salary 327 584 289 642 178 440 165 433 107 330
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 9 6 6 13 0 9 3 6 3 2
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 14 13 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Public Assistance 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0
Survivor Benefits 1 2 0 0 0 3 4 0 0 0
Disability Benefits 0 6 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 4 0 8 2 4 3 0 0 0 0
Workers Compensation 0 5 3 1 0 0 0 3 0 0
Property Income 4 2 6 2 0 1 3 2 5 0
  Interest 0 0 5 1 0 0 0 0 4 1
  Dividends 3 2 0 0 1 0 0 2 0 1
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0
Retirement Income 21 41 16 39 22 27 13 5 0 5
  Company or Union Retirement 3 22 18 11 0 7 0 0 0 2
  Federal Government Retirement 6 10 0 12 2 7 7 3 0 2
  Military Retirement 0 1 0 0 0 1 4 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 16 11 2 16 18 6 5 0 0 0
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 0
Pension Income 21 42 14 43 16 23 13 2 0 5
  Company or Union Retirement 3 21 18 16 0 7 0 0 0 2
  Federal Government Retirement 7 11 0 11 0 7 6 0 0 2
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 14 10 2 16 16 6 5 0 0 0
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Alimony 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Child Support 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Educational Assistance 13 1 0 6 1 4 0 9 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 361 608 303 656 189 464 175 428 105 340
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
393 650 352 698 220 494 193 449 118 352
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 14 13 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
51 78 48 52 31 36 24 23 6 18
  Government Transfer Payments 68 61 25 44 23 20 19 8 6 8
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
23 17 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
24 42 18 39 22 27 13 5 0 5

 

  $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:
Black A.O.I.C.
    Total 127 295 121 162 80 149 99 90 38 92
Earnings 93 298 84 153 41 173 42 81 18 97
  Wages and Salary 91 291 82 149 40 171 42 84 18 97
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 7 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 0 7 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 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 2
Workers Compensation 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Property Income 0 7 1 1 3 0 0 0 4 0
  Interest 0 7 0 0 3 0 0 0 2 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 6 0
Retirement Income 9 6 15 4 3 0 0 2 3 9
  Company or Union Retirement 1 5 9 4 0 0 0 2 1 2
  Federal Government Retirement 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 5 0 0 0 3 0 2 0 0 6
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 1 2 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 5 15 2 3 0 0 2 1 9
  Company or Union Retirement 1 5 9 0 0 0 0 2 1 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
  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 6
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 0 2 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 2 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 95 310 86 153 45 174 43 80 20 98
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
109 314 96 164 52 178 49 82 23 110
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
10 12 18 12 0 0 3 3 2 12
  Government Transfer Payments 11 11 0 5 0 0 4 0 0 12
  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 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
9 6 15 4 3 0 0 2 3 9

 

  $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:
Black A.O.I.C.
    Total 52 69 39 81 30 45 15 43 22 20
Earnings 27 73 27 86 25 34 8 31 16 20
  Wages and Salary 24 75 27 84 24 34 6 33 13 24
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 0 0 2 1 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 3 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 0 4 0 2 0 2 0 0 0 0
  Interest 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
  Dividends 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Retirement Income 2 0 0 0 2 0 2 2 0 1
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
  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 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 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  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 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 1 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 27 69 27 85 25 35 8 32 18 20
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
34 75 28 76 27 42 10 37 16 20
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
4 5 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1
  Government Transfer Payments 3 2 0 3 0 2 0 0 0 1
  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
2 0 0 0 2 0 2 2 0 1

 

    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:
Black A.O.I.C.
    Total 16 247 19,634 319 26,338 325 0.460 0.0084 1,430
Earnings 11 199 25,308 247 30,149 427 0.428 0.0097 1,430
  Wages and Salary 7 187 25,419 248 30,173 430 0.425 0.0097 1,430
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 12 6,474 1,009 17,011 2,145 0.667 0.0623 1,430
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
Social Security 0 0 10,128 137 10,509 118 0.276 0.0151 1,430
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 7,811 112 6,993 138 0.283 0.0237 1,430
Public Assistance 0 0 2,845 184 3,504 138 0.466 0.0340 1,430
Veterans Benefits 0 0 6,346 1,201 8,703 1,064 0.462 0.1024 1,430
Survivor Benefits 2 1 8,012 791 13,984 1,967 0.560 0.0961 1,430
Disability Benefits 0 0 6,283 702 7,703 736 0.479 0.0799 1,430
Unemployment Compensation 0 0 5,305 325 7,123 273 0.463 0.0315 1,430
Workers Compensation 0 0 2,899 1,026 7,430 1,209 0.585 0.1009 1,430
Property Income 8 2 1,449 31 2,121 187 0.513 0.0714 1,430
  Interest 4 0 1,368 30 1,242 138 0.251 0.1156 1,430
  Dividends 0 2 1,561 79 2,317 371 0.513 0.1297 1,430
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 4 0 2,207 168 6,996 1,348 0.661 0.1100 1,430
Retirement Income 2 1 11,335 702 16,661 650 0.501 0.0299 1,430
  Company or Union Retirement 1 0 7,714 879 13,260 787 0.554 0.0410 1,430
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 23,575 3,089 24,284 2,010 0.358 0.0834 1,430
  Military Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 15,898 1,215 20,135 1,193 0.395 0.0555 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 13,380 685 17,365 670 0.464 0.0316 1,430
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 9,658 1,118 13,334 755 0.509 0.0423 1,430
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 25,409 1,488 25,596 2,329 0.353 0.0945 1,430
  Military Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 17,661 1,567 21,808 1,284 0.379 0.0588 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 2,807 164 3,768 153 0.489 0.0336 1,430
Educational Assistance 2 0 4,188 168 5,641 259 0.483 0.0383 1,430
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
0 0 2,108 165 3,231 279 0.486 0.0683 1,430
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,430

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 11 201 20,113 265 26,582 354 0.450 0.0089 1,430
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
12 219 21,123 235 27,365 351 0.444 0.0087 1,430
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 10,132 137 10,519 118 0.276 0.0151 1,430
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
0 7 10,951 156 14,308 269 0.401 0.0180 1,430
  Government Transfer Payments 0 0 8,775 101 10,147 141 0.402 0.0132 1,430
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 5,785 252 5,879 121 0.362 0.0199 1,430
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 9,148 93 9,462 101 0.313 0.0127 1,430
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
2 1 7,503 182 10,409 305 0.000 0.0000 1,430

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