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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:
All Races
    Total 21,204 423 591 1,675 3,063 2,525 2,269 1,908 1,311 1,022
Earnings 3,558 348 280 244 194 311 138 207 124 165
  Wages and Salary 3,162 287 236 209 178 249 129 168 118 147
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 443 96 55 39 16 66 14 39 2 14
  Farm Self-Employment 54 24 4 1 0 8 2 0 0 3
Social Security 18,791 380 843 2,535 3,857 3,587 2,990 2,294 1,194 573
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 726 268 137 108 160 44 7 0 0 0
Public Assistance 70 56 10 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 222 31 29 13 14 41 37 33 13 0
Survivor Benefits 1,555 364 220 257 147 132 76 56 35 46
Disability Benefits 97 31 12 13 10 13 2 1 6 0
Unemployment Compensation 211 49 34 46 28 24 9 7 7 0
Workers Compensation 57 25 0 0 4 7 0 2 4 0
Property Income 10,759 7,160 1,026 660 378 338 158 203 82 87
  Interest 10,021 7,802 751 501 250 165 113 109 42 26
  Dividends 3,656 2,513 375 263 104 120 61 21 4 47
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 1,631 757 190 143 108 84 54 49 13 25
Retirement Income 6,369 1,208 942 761 683 578 341 294 216 190
  Company or Union Retirement 3,486 995 653 467 395 260 143 117 63 51
  Federal Government Retirement 485 39 58 47 45 58 54 24 22 23
  Military Retirement 193 13 25 26 23 46 10 12 2 13
  State or Local Government Retirement 1,758 92 196 171 176 169 118 107 101 85
  Railroad Retirement 115 9 4 4 6 16 21 15 15 7
  Annuities 177 72 22 24 7 5 10 3 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 219 45 57 29 24 22 2 0 4 6
  Other or Don't Know 267 71 33 45 29 17 7 12 8 3
Pension Income 4,975 966 774 515 543 432 278 228 175 149
  Company or Union Retirement 2,748 813 545 343 314 183 105 91 56 46
  Federal Government Retirement 351 24 48 31 38 43 42 22 10 11
  Military Retirement 38 2 0 10 0 19 3 3 0 1
  State or Local Government Retirement 1,602 74 179 136 175 157 112 102 91 78
  Railroad Retirement 83 9 0 0 0 16 21 8 11 6
  Annuities 76 28 12 3 0 4 4 1 0 0
Alimony 58 5 10 0 14 11 3 10 0 3
Child Support 28 15 1 10 0 1 0 0 0 0
Educational Assistance 20 10 0 4 0 3 0 0 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
145 68 16 17 9 5 6 4 12 3
Other Income, N.E.C. 78 64 1 5 0 5 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 19,949 348 803 2,344 3,536 3,305 2,875 2,287 1,199 644
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
20,546 246 652 2,142 3,120 2,731 2,325 1,883 1,341 933
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 18,882 382 842 2,537 3,855 3,603 3,004 2,304 1,210 585
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
19,512 280 705 2,329 3,398 2,990 2,394 1,902 1,364 899
  Government Transfer Payments 19,640 310 756 2,338 3,861 3,350 2,813 2,189 1,215 720
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 777 300 153 111 159 44 7 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
19,118 405 840 2,475 4,070 3,668 3,034 2,300 1,195 576
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
7,083 1,472 1,082 857 828 623 349 301 218 193

 

  $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:
All Races
    Total 741 749 649 511 329 347 309 268 214 232
Earnings 67 185 85 152 44 76 54 97 25 66
  Wages and Salary 67 166 85 138 40 66 47 90 24 61
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 18 3 18 0 10 6 7 0 5
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 231 167 32 14 10 12 6 0 0 0
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Public Assistance 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 2 2 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Survivor Benefits 36 23 13 32 12 30 8 7 4 8
Disability Benefits 3 0 0 5 0 0 0 1 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 4 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0
Workers Compensation 0 4 0 7 0 0 0 3 0 0
Property Income 55 49 77 49 36 29 8 39 26 16
  Interest 31 19 29 8 8 12 11 0 12 11
  Dividends 6 38 0 31 10 1 3 11 7 4
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 16 31 17 25 0 9 12 19 3 0
Retirement Income 221 114 96 124 73 110 27 75 34 56
  Company or Union Retirement 63 50 25 33 14 22 16 12 0 12
  Federal Government Retirement 11 15 9 8 10 18 1 8 3 8
  Military Retirement 2 7 0 5 0 7 4 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 113 36 53 70 38 40 11 43 27 37
  Railroad Retirement 5 9 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 1 11 0 3 0 7 0 2 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 16 0 3 0 1 10 0 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 8 0 0 11 1 8 0 3 3 0
Pension Income 182 95 80 96 55 76 20 60 26 48
  Company or Union Retirement 45 35 20 24 10 20 7 11 0 6
  Federal Government Retirement 7 17 7 7 9 9 1 0 3 3
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 114 31 56 51 37 37 11 41 20 36
  Railroad Retirement 1 9 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 4 7 0 0 0 7 0 2 0 0
Alimony 0 0 0 0 0 2 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 1 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
5 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 349 328 185 209 93 140 125 116 57 98
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
724 703 510 397 289 319 216 217 158 185
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 237 179 35 14 10 15 6 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
649 604 372 250 197 197 114 139 101 92
  Government Transfer Payments 481 376 194 156 136 126 88 82 54 62
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
246 167 32 14 10 16 3 3 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
221 118 96 124 73 110 27 75 34 56

 

  $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:
All Races
    Total 165 225 124 108 111 154 80 95 60 102
Earnings 53 115 22 30 14 77 1 36 6 55
  Wages and Salary 54 108 22 31 14 72 1 34 7 52
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 3 0 0 0 8 0 2 0 3
  Farm Self-Employment 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 6 59 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 4 9 0 0 6 3 0 0 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 27 30 25 8 8 4 2 18 16 8
  Interest 7 16 3 16 2 0 5 2 8 0
  Dividends 3 7 0 0 0 6 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 3 23 5 0 4 2 3 0 0 0
Retirement Income 51 18 16 5 7 33 3 7 3 26
  Company or Union Retirement 26 9 4 3 0 18 0 4 1 7
  Federal Government Retirement 4 1 0 2 0 8 0 0 0 2
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 20 7 9 1 5 5 7 2 3 13
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 3 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 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 44 15 13 12 5 26 3 4 5 19
  Company or Union Retirement 23 5 4 3 0 15 0 4 1 5
  Federal Government Retirement 3 1 0 2 0 8 0 0 0 2
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 18 6 9 1 5 5 0 0 3 13
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 3 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. 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 77 150 37 44 33 62 19 45 25 61
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
159 182 97 80 62 126 51 57 32 89
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 6 59 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
95 95 51 27 31 39 27 14 6 25
  Government Transfer Payments 57 89 22 18 13 20 27 11 6 17
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
6 59 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
51 18 12 5 7 36 3 7 3 26

 

  $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:
All Races
    Total 77 49 42 39 45 24 21 49 27 41
Earnings 9 34 5 20 18 5 2 36 4 6
  Wages and Salary 9 30 5 20 13 4 2 36 4 8
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 1 0 0 5 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 2 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 1
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 2 1 3 10 8 0 0 0 7 5
  Interest 5 3 16 0 0 0 0 5 0 0
  Dividends 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 1
Retirement Income 5 0 2 4 2 3 2 7 0 4
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 0 4 2 3 0 0 0 3
  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 1 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
  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 1 0 2 4 0 0 0 0 0 4
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 3
  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 1 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 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 26 20 21 23 19 15 4 23 7 13
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
56 35 31 21 22 31 8 37 9 28
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
21 11 9 7 7 6 5 10 2 8
  Government Transfer Payments 14 2 9 1 7 2 3 0 2 2
  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
5 0 2 4 2 3 2 7 0 4

 

    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:
All Races
    Total 16 411 15,072 104 22,597 185 0.448 0.0072 1,249
Earnings 5 143 18,648 672 28,395 598 0.517 0.0147 1,249
  Wages and Salary 5 124 20,091 589 29,102 609 0.507 0.0158 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 13 10,598 445 18,439 1,780 0.606 0.0520 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 0 4 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Social Security 0 0 11,240 53 11,794 44 0.256 0.0054 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 4,229 275 4,819 147 0.413 0.0265 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Veterans Benefits 0 0 11,412 504 10,777 504 0.356 0.0465 1,249
Survivor Benefits 14 0 6,878 214 11,676 420 0.559 0.0254 1,249
Disability Benefits 0 0 5,999 1,074 8,501 928 0.519 0.0840 1,249
Unemployment Compensation 0 0 6,286 444 7,480 461 0.437 0.0562 1,249
Workers Compensation 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Property Income 13 88 1,878 20 5,725 158 0.694 0.0156 1,249
  Interest 34 0 1,605 18 3,097 106 0.603 0.0239 1,249
  Dividends 10 8 1,818 34 4,085 184 0.626 0.0302 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 33 0 3,274 297 9,582 498 0.656 0.0292 1,249
Retirement Income 28 5 8,500 163 13,231 209 0.529 0.0117 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 11 1 5,507 176 9,397 238 0.568 0.0179 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 6 0 12,286 540 16,907 818 0.465 0.0410 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 10,516 421 12,222 706 0.365 0.0602 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 2 0 14,104 494 18,205 389 0.425 0.0191 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 14,648 792 14,840 751 0.287 0.0670 1,249
  Annuities 6 0 4,333 842 12,294 1,738 0.686 0.0721 1,249
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 0 0 5,674 701 9,283 690 0.517 0.0554 1,249
  Other or Don't Know 7 0 6,627 505 12,126 1,201 0.587 0.0657 1,249
Pension Income 19 0 8,570 182 13,085 227 0.527 0.0128 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 6 0 5,117 196 9,062 257 0.570 0.0198 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 4 0 12,020 613 16,437 942 0.455 0.0501 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 2 0 14,288 500 18,212 399 0.417 0.0200 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 14,568 741 15,582 885 0.253 0.0819 1,249
  Annuities 0 0 4,505 1,698 13,086 1,899 0.601 0.0793 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 3,282 946 6,609 627 0.562 0.0604 1,249
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 1,521 192 3,752 1,178 0.676 0.1946 1,249

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 6 178 12,227 60 16,174 137 0.394 0.0080 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
8 235 13,986 86 19,805 156 0.420 0.0071 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 11,267 53 11,827 44 0.256 0.0054 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
2 36 12,558 79 15,677 95 0.353 0.0065 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 2 7 11,907 58 13,953 75 0.318 0.0063 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 3,944 255 4,647 141 0.423 0.0259 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 11,205 53 11,781 44 0.255 0.0054 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
28 5 7,893 142 12,408 192 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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