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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:
White alone (1)
    Total 8,882 147 177 729 1,237 1,102 1,173 943 661 479
Earnings 588 87 77 49 53 41 19 41 25 19
  Wages and Salary 512 81 63 43 50 28 11 24 24 19
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 81 9 12 6 3 13 7 17 0 0
  Farm Self-Employment 12 4 2 1 0 1 0 0 0 0
Social Security 8,391 135 269 1,128 1,531 1,538 1,594 1,179 540 246
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 220 95 36 34 37 16 2 0 0 0
Public Assistance 18 17 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 119 13 19 8 10 21 15 23 6 0
Survivor Benefits 971 240 125 173 102 73 43 28 25 29
Disability Benefits 26 10 3 3 4 2 0 0 4 0
Unemployment Compensation 37 2 9 8 8 2 4 1 1 0
Workers Compensation 17 9 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Property Income 4,744 3,226 435 270 147 157 62 73 31 45
  Interest 4,436 3,459 335 258 106 75 49 35 15 13
  Dividends 1,492 1,032 137 89 61 48 23 5 0 23
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 694 314 65 47 57 37 24 20 3 19
Retirement Income 2,955 663 474 394 361 282 135 103 95 90
  Company or Union Retirement 1,764 571 328 264 207 124 57 43 29 20
  Federal Government Retirement 225 21 33 28 19 27 22 8 16 15
  Military Retirement 120 3 19 17 16 29 7 9 2 5
  State or Local Government Retirement 651 51 101 55 94 74 33 32 38 39
  Railroad Retirement 55 4 3 2 5 9 9 3 9 3
  Annuities 101 41 16 16 6 3 6 1 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 104 14 31 13 14 12 2 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 107 33 11 23 12 9 5 0 4 0
Pension Income 2,128 520 394 248 261 196 93 63 66 60
  Company or Union Retirement 1,283 440 273 176 147 73 31 28 25 17
  Federal Government Retirement 158 16 28 20 14 23 19 7 6 7
  Military Retirement 24 0 0 7 0 15 0 0 0 1
  State or Local Government Retirement 563 43 90 36 93 69 31 29 31 31
  Railroad Retirement 32 4 0 0 0 9 9 0 4 1
  Annuities 42 18 9 0 0 3 0 1 0 0
Alimony 14 3 0 0 6 4 0 1 0 0
Child Support 6 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Educational Assistance 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
81 33 8 9 8 3 0 4 12 2
Other Income, N.E.C. 35 29 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 8,488 129 263 1,095 1,476 1,489 1,568 1,181 522 221
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
8,686 86 194 987 1,271 1,225 1,236 966 681 419
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 8,437 136 269 1,129 1,532 1,546 1,601 1,183 549 249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
8,605 97 198 1,019 1,308 1,274 1,246 973 695 444
  Government Transfer Payments 8,642 112 222 1,038 1,506 1,423 1,483 1,124 585 332
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 231 102 39 34 37 16 2 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
8,471 140 261 1,109 1,593 1,552 1,610 1,180 539 246
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
3,164 751 509 418 401 300 137 104 94 90

 

  $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:
White alone (1)
    Total 327 308 309 207 134 128 90 71 86 68
Earnings 15 29 9 13 5 6 5 10 10 8
  Wages and Salary 15 27 9 12 5 3 5 10 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 101 75 11 10 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 26 17 6 19 7 19 1 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 49 24 14 12 6 13 9 4
  Interest 15 9 15 0 7 5 3 0 0 4
  Dividends 4 15 0 15 5 0 3 6 4 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 9 12 9 17 0 2 3 6 0 0
Retirement Income 79 33 35 36 19 35 9 31 12 17
  Company or Union Retirement 36 13 7 17 8 2 6 5 0 6
  Federal Government Retirement 3 0 4 0 0 8 0 5 1 5
  Military Retirement 2 7 0 0 0 5 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 21 14 20 16 4 14 3 15 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 0 3 0 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 0 0 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 51 17 31 20 11 17 9 20 8 7
  Company or Union Retirement 22 3 7 10 6 0 6 3 0 3
  Federal Government Retirement 2 0 4 0 0 4 0 0 1 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 22 13 22 3 5 11 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 140 109 34 51 23 24 13 10 10 16
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
334 287 202 151 76 99 55 67 49 42
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 106 78 11 10 10 6 4 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
310 275 173 130 57 79 47 72 41 29
  Government Transfer Payments 224 155 66 87 44 50 38 40 13 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
109 75 11 10 10 4 1 3 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
79 35 35 36 19 35 9 31 12 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:
White alone (1)
    Total 51 45 34 34 26 42 6 38 12 19
Earnings 7 18 2 3 2 10 0 7 0 1
  Wages and Salary 7 16 2 3 2 10 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 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 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 11 3 4 3 2 9 0 2 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 6 0 0 3 0 3 0 0 0 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 3 1 1 1 1 0 2 1 0 0
  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 11 3 1 5 1 6 0 0 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 6 0 0 3 0 3 0 0 0 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 3 0 1 1 1 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 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 14 25 3 3 6 6 4 11 6 5
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
35 41 28 14 17 21 7 8 8 8
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 17 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
24 27 18 11 12 11 2 3 2 2
  Government Transfer Payments 12 24 10 8 0 7 2 3 6 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 17 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
11 3 4 3 2 9 0 2 0 0

 

  $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:
White alone (1)
    Total 10 20 5 8 11 4 2 13 9 8
Earnings 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Wages and Salary 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 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 0 0 0 0 0 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 0 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 0 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 0 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 0 0 0 0 0
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
7 8 0 0 5 3 0 5 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 3 0 0 1 0 0 2 0 4
  Government Transfer Payments 0 0 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
0 0 0 0 0 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:
White alone (1)
    Total 4 102 14,732 112 19,842 234 0.397 0.0113 1,249
Earnings 0 17 11,738 859 20,914 1,430 0.565 0.0429 1,249
  Wages and Salary 0 17 11,743 1,402 21,683 1,440 0.568 0.0450 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 0 11,958 1,153 12,936 1,361 0.384 0.0997 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Social Security 0 0 11,842 83 12,093 63 0.237 0.0079 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 3,531 568 4,388 253 0.433 0.0475 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Veterans Benefits 0 0 11,335 731 10,945 683 0.342 0.0627 1,249
Survivor Benefits 7 0 6,726 251 11,101 497 0.555 0.0319 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 1,838 30 5,634 239 0.699 0.0240 1,249
  Interest 14 0 1,603 27 2,697 136 0.554 0.0375 1,249
  Dividends 7 5 1,806 52 4,655 341 0.666 0.0448 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 15 0 3,760 562 11,266 837 0.667 0.0399 1,249
Retirement Income 10 4 7,159 193 10,790 260 0.528 0.0181 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 4 1 4,868 185 7,721 271 0.550 0.0255 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 3 0 11,022 772 15,481 1,215 0.496 0.0612 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 10,492 536 12,057 811 0.352 0.0731 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 10,837 479 14,657 528 0.437 0.0317 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Annuities 2 0 3,910 879 9,644 1,881 0.670 0.1100 1,249
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 0 0 6,294 1,071 9,278 917 0.484 0.0777 1,249
  Other or Don't Know 3 0 6,036 630 10,350 1,919 0.626 0.1115 1,249
Pension Income 7 0 6,516 260 9,911 277 0.533 0.0207 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 4,345 183 6,954 263 0.543 0.0278 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 3 0 10,178 966 14,173 1,520 0.495 0.0828 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 10,708 481 14,139 525 0.421 0.0341 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 4,789 1,422 7,283 825 0.555 0.0691 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 20 12,151 86 13,403 135 0.293 0.0120 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
0 37 13,673 105 16,768 172 0.349 0.0109 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 11,863 83 12,123 63 0.238 0.0079 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
0 14 13,315 104 15,498 126 0.319 0.0093 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 0 3 12,531 89 13,827 97 0.286 0.0090 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 3,320 538 4,260 246 0.440 0.0470 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 11,824 83 12,095 62 0.237 0.0079 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
10 4 6,926 188 10,388 246 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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