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DC Neighborhood Cluster Profile - Population
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Cluster 3
Ward 1 / Howard University, Le Droit Park, Cardozo/Shaw

  This Neighborhood Cluster   All Neighborhood Clusters in D.C.
Average Low High
Total            
Population, 1980 11,335     15,958 3,506 44,081
Population, 1990 10,925     15,173 1,341 45,728
Population, 2000 10,128     14,301 2,374 46,779
Population, 2010 12,174     15,043 2,445 47,378
% change population, 1980 to 1990 -3.6     -4.9 -62 23
% change population, 1990 to 2000 -7.3     -5.7 -20 77
% change population, 2000 to 2010 20     5.2 -7.3 58
Children            
% children, 1980 18     22 1.8 43
% children, 1990 15     19 1.4 37
% children, 2000 14     20 1.2 43
% children, 2010 7.8     17 1.4 36
% change child population, 1980 to 1990 -17     -19 -77 53
% change child population, 1990 to 2000 -14     -2.0 -31 200
% change child population, 2000 to 2010 -34     -12 -51 62
Seniors            
% seniors, 1980 15     12 2.6 29
% seniors, 1990 11     13 4.9 25
% seniors, 2000 8.6     12 5.4 26
% seniors, 2010 1.0     3.8 0.0 17
% change senior population, 1980 to 1990 -27     4.5 -42 174
% change senior population, 1990 to 2000 -30     -9.8 -52 42
% change senior population, 2000 to 2010 -86     -68 -100 26
Race/Ethnicity            
% black non-Hispanic, 1990 78     65 3.7 100
% black non-Hispanic, 2000 67     61 3.7 99
% black non-Hispanic, 2010 44     51 3.7 98
% white non-Hispanic, 1990 13     27 0.1 87
% white non-Hispanic, 2000 18     28 0.1 85
% white non-Hispanic, 2010 41     35 0.6 81
% Hispanic, 1990 8.4     5.2 0.0 21
% Hispanic, 2000 12     7.9 0.2 30
% Hispanic, 2010 9.4     9.1 0.9 27
% Asian/P.I. non-Hispanic, 1990 0.7     1.8 0.0 8.4
% Asian/P.I. non-Hispanic, 2000 1.7     3.0 0.1 13
% Asian/P.I. non-Hispanic, 2010 5.0     4.2 0.2 14
Foreign-Born            
% foreign born, 1980 5.5     6.4 0.6 19
% foreign born, 1990 9.8     9.7 0.0 26
% foreign born, 2000 16     13 0.5 33
% foreign born, 2011-15 16  2.7   14 0.5 29
Families            
% female-headed families with children, 1990 62     54 4.7 80
% female-headed families with children, 2000 56     52 6.6 81
% female-headed families with children, 2011-15 27  12   46 7.2 91
Low weight births            
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 1998 8.2     13 2.9 22
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 1999 12     13 3.1 32
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2000 13     12 5.6 32
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2001 15     12 1.1 24
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2002 18     12 2.6 19
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2003 9.7     11 4.7 18
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2004 13     11 2.4 21
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2005 6.3     11 5.3 18
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2006 11     11 4.2 22
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2007 15     11 3.3 18
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2008 6.4     10 3.4 21
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2009 16     10 0.0 22
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2010 9.5     9.9 3.4 17
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2011 8.6     10 3.8 20
Births to teen mothers            
% births to teen mothers, 1998 17     15 0.0 38
% births to teen mothers, 1999 19     15 0.0 34
% births to teen mothers, 2000 19     14 0.0 38
% births to teen mothers, 2001 11     13 0.0 32
% births to teen mothers, 2002 9.5     13 0.0 29
% births to teen mothers, 2003 4.3     11 0.0 25
% births to teen mothers, 2004 9.3     11 0.0 25
% births to teen mothers, 2005 8.1     11 0.0 24
% births to teen mothers, 2006 9.8     12 0.0 29
% births to teen mothers, 2007 8.1     12 0.0 29
% births to teen mothers, 2008 5.0     12 0.0 29
% births to teen mothers, 2009 9.0     12 0.0 40
% births to teen mothers, 2010 7.4     11 0.0 27
% births to teen mothers, 2011 2.5     9.8 0.0 23

Notes:
i = Insufficient data; s = Suppressed proprietary or confidential data.
 
Prepared by NeighborhoodInfo DC (revised March 31, 2017).
 
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