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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 10,154 186 240 846 1,500 1,315 1,313 1,042 726 520
Earnings 666 94 83 57 58 49 19 46 30 23
  Wages and Salary 585 88 69 51 55 35 12 27 30 22
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 88 12 13 6 3 14 7 18 0 1
  Farm Self-Employment 13 5 2 1 0 1 0 0 0 0
Social Security 9,501 169 356 1,286 1,770 1,777 1,749 1,274 605 273
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 346 131 55 51 77 28 5 0 0 0
Public Assistance 28 26 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 137 19 21 8 10 29 18 23 6 0
Survivor Benefits 1,051 250 147 187 106 80 46 33 25 37
Disability Benefits 37 13 4 4 9 3 0 0 4 0
Unemployment Compensation 45 7 9 10 8 2 4 1 1 0
Workers Compensation 20 10 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0
Property Income 5,041 3,446 461 279 158 162 72 78 31 45
  Interest 4,707 3,682 359 261 114 79 53 36 15 14
  Dividends 1,558 1,081 145 95 61 49 25 5 0 23
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 731 330 67 49 63 38 26 24 3 19
Retirement Income 3,280 723 530 430 382 312 149 130 99 103
  Company or Union Retirement 1,939 629 373 283 214 133 60 54 30 24
  Federal Government Retirement 268 24 36 29 20 32 29 12 16 18
  Military Retirement 136 3 20 20 18 34 7 9 2 7
  State or Local Government Retirement 728 56 107 64 98 89 35 43 41 43
  Railroad Retirement 59 4 4 4 5 9 9 4 9 3
  Annuities 107 41 16 17 6 4 8 1 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 112 15 33 15 14 12 2 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 123 35 14 25 19 11 5 0 4 0
Pension Income 2,378 580 431 271 273 218 105 86 70 68
  Company or Union Retirement 1,425 495 307 191 150 78 33 36 26 21
  Federal Government Retirement 189 18 30 20 16 26 25 10 6 7
  Military Retirement 27 0 0 9 0 17 0 0 0 1
  State or Local Government Retirement 627 43 92 43 96 81 33 40 34 35
  Railroad Retirement 32 4 0 0 0 9 9 0 4 1
  Annuities 45 18 9 0 0 4 2 1 0 0
Alimony 15 3 0 0 7 4 0 1 0 0
Child Support 7 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Educational Assistance 4 0 0 3 0 1 0 0 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
96 44 11 9 8 5 0 4 12 2
Other Income, N.E.C. 39 30 0 3 0 3 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 9,629 161 350 1,249 1,710 1,725 1,721 1,281 589 250
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
9,869 109 262 1,119 1,502 1,440 1,360 1,063 740 458
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 9,548 170 357 1,287 1,771 1,784 1,754 1,278 614 278
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
9,759 120 269 1,158 1,543 1,488 1,372 1,064 755 485
  Government Transfer Payments 9,855 143 303 1,179 1,785 1,661 1,629 1,227 639 366
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 366 146 60 51 77 28 5 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
9,657 183 350 1,255 1,879 1,812 1,773 1,277 602 273
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
3,617 853 584 471 454 342 153 134 97 104

 

  $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 373 352 326 244 143 142 93 81 93 71
Earnings 15 32 10 19 5 6 5 16 10 8
  Wages and Salary 15 30 10 18 5 3 5 16 8 8
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 2 0 5 0 3 2 0 0 0
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 103 81 13 11 10 4 4 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 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Survivor Benefits 30 17 6 19 7 21 2 7 1 8
Disability Benefits 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Workers Compensation 0 4 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
Property Income 21 16 53 26 14 12 7 16 11 4
  Interest 15 9 18 0 7 5 3 0 0 4
  Dividends 4 15 0 15 7 0 3 6 4 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 9 12 9 17 0 3 3 9 0 0
Retirement Income 90 39 41 46 26 44 10 31 13 17
  Company or Union Retirement 39 17 13 18 8 2 6 5 0 6
  Federal Government Retirement 8 1 4 6 0 10 1 6 1 5
  Military Retirement 2 7 0 0 0 7 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 22 14 20 18 7 18 3 16 11 6
  Railroad Retirement 5 1 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 14 0 0 0 1 5 0 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 1 0 0 6 1 0 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 59 22 37 29 15 23 10 21 9 7
  Company or Union Retirement 25 6 13 11 6 0 6 3 0 3
  Federal Government Retirement 6 1 4 5 0 5 1 0 1 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 23 14 22 6 8 15 3 15 7 4
  Railroad Retirement 1 1 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 4 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 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 146 119 35 63 25 24 13 13 10 16
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
370 320 217 185 88 112 57 72 53 45
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 108 85 13 11 10 6 4 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
342 306 183 151 67 91 49 74 45 32
  Government Transfer Payments 251 178 73 103 51 58 39 42 16 19
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
114 81 13 11 10 4 1 3 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
90 40 41 46 26 44 10 31 13 17

 

  $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 59 49 35 34 28 45 12 42 12 23
Earnings 9 19 2 3 2 12 0 7 0 1
  Wages and Salary 9 17 2 3 2 12 0 7 0 1
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 0 17 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 5 0 0 4 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 0
Workers Compensation 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Property Income 18 19 10 4 5 4 0 3 5 3
  Interest 4 5 0 0 2 0 2 0 2 0
  Dividends 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 3 17 3 0 3 0 3 0 0 0
Retirement Income 15 3 4 3 5 9 0 2 2 2
  Company or Union Retirement 7 0 0 3 0 3 0 0 1 2
  Federal Government Retirement 3 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 5 1 1 1 4 0 2 1 0 2
  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 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 15 3 1 5 4 6 0 0 1 2
  Company or Union Retirement 7 0 0 3 0 3 0 0 1 0
  Federal Government Retirement 3 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 5 0 1 1 4 0 0 0 0 2
  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 16 26 3 3 7 7 4 13 8 5
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
40 47 28 14 20 24 9 10 10 13
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 17 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
28 32 18 11 12 12 4 3 4 7
  Government Transfer Payments 14 28 10 8 0 7 4 3 6 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 17 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
15 3 4 3 5 9 0 2 2 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
75 Years and over:
All Races
    Total 11 24 7 8 11 4 3 14 9 8
Earnings 0 3 0 2 0 0 0 1 2 0
  Wages and Salary 0 3 0 2 0 0 0 1 2 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 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 0 0 0 9 0 0 0 0 2 2
  Interest 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0
  Dividends 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 1
Retirement Income 1 0 0 0 2 3 0 2 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 3 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 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 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 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 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 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 3 1 0 3 4 1 0 1 0 0
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
9 10 0 0 5 4 0 6 0 5
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
3 5 0 0 1 0 0 2 0 4
  Government Transfer Payments 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 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
1 0 0 0 2 3 0 2 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
75 Years and over:
All Races
    Total 4 107 14,386 107 19,345 214 0.397 0.0104 1,249
Earnings 0 17 12,040 940 21,057 1,304 0.561 0.0395 1,249
  Wages and Salary 0 17 12,115 1,532 21,806 1,311 0.560 0.0415 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 0 11,828 1,075 12,557 1,288 0.398 0.0950 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Social Security 0 0 11,646 77 11,935 59 0.241 0.0074 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 4,390 470 4,875 208 0.402 0.0363 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Veterans Benefits 0 0 11,017 573 10,486 627 0.341 0.0591 1,249
Survivor Benefits 9 0 6,720 242 11,221 488 0.550 0.0314 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 3 43 1,829 29 5,500 227 0.695 0.0235 1,249
  Interest 14 0 1,598 26 2,644 129 0.547 0.0366 1,249
  Dividends 7 5 1,802 51 4,561 328 0.661 0.0445 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 15 0 3,820 561 11,188 804 0.665 0.0389 1,249
Retirement Income 11 4 7,247 186 11,094 254 0.529 0.0171 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 4 1 4,784 165 7,802 263 0.555 0.0242 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 3 0 11,933 721 15,935 1,062 0.473 0.0543 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 10,507 482 12,185 786 0.359 0.0693 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 11,134 425 15,170 531 0.441 0.0306 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Annuities 3 0 4,388 896 11,081 2,138 0.695 0.0973 1,249
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 0 0 6,299 955 9,764 966 0.498 0.0761 1,249
  Other or Don't Know 3 0 6,342 631 10,140 1,679 0.580 0.1084 1,249
Pension Income 7 0 6,642 251 10,255 270 0.533 0.0194 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 4,273 172 7,063 258 0.552 0.0261 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 3 0 11,084 737 14,909 1,317 0.484 0.0706 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 11,195 432 14,992 546 0.425 0.0331 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 0 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 3,485 1,178 6,599 737 0.564 0.0676 1,249
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 0 22 11,948 79 13,232 124 0.296 0.0114 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
0 41 13,423 102 16,598 161 0.354 0.0104 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 11,665 76 11,964 59 0.242 0.0074 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
0 17 13,050 101 15,348 119 0.325 0.0088 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 0 3 12,283 83 13,683 92 0.291 0.0085 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 4,033 448 4,699 202 0.412 0.0359 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 11,603 76 11,920 58 0.240 0.0074 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
11 4 6,972 179 10,537 234 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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