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DC 2012 PSA Profile - Population
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PSA 501

  This PSA   All PSAs in D.C.
Average Low High
Total            
Population, 1980 10,053     11,399 31 21,190
Population, 1990 8,793     10,838 39 22,907
Population, 2000 7,744     10,215 40 22,579
Population, 2010 8,618     10,745 896 24,498
% change population, 1980 to 1990 -13     -4.9 -33 24
% change population, 1990 to 2000 -12     -5.7 -29 44
% change population, 2000 to 2010 11     5.2 -18 2,155
Children            
% children, 1980 25     22 1.7 42
% children, 1990 21     19 1.4 37
% children, 2000 23     20 1.3 41
% children, 2010 14     17 1.6 34
% change child population, 1980 to 1990 -28     -19 -87 16
% change child population, 1990 to 2000 -0.7     -2.0 -36 291
% change child population, 2000 to 2010 -35     -12 -51 1,337
Seniors            
% seniors, 1980 14     12 2.0 25
% seniors, 1990 13     13 3.1 25
% seniors, 2000 10     12 4.6 27
% seniors, 2010 0.4     3.8 0.0 17
% change senior population, 1980 to 1990 -19     4.5 -35 139
% change senior population, 1990 to 2000 -30     -9.8 -48 42
% change senior population, 2000 to 2010 -96     -68 -100 196
Race/Ethnicity            
% black non-Hispanic, 1990 91     65 3.7 99
% black non-Hispanic, 2000 91     61 3.9 99
% black non-Hispanic, 2010 63     51 4.0 98
% white non-Hispanic, 1990 6.2     27 0.1 86
% white non-Hispanic, 2000 4.3     28 0.1 86
% white non-Hispanic, 2010 28     35 0.5 81
% Hispanic, 1990 1.3     5.2 0.1 26
% Hispanic, 2000 4.0     7.9 0.2 34
% Hispanic, 2010 5.6     9.1 1.1 33
% Asian/P.I. non-Hispanic, 1990 0.7     1.8 0.0 34
% Asian/P.I. non-Hispanic, 2000 0.3     3.0 0.0 39
% Asian/P.I. non-Hispanic, 2010 3.4     4.2 0.2 23
Foreign-Born            
% foreign born, 1980 2.5     6.4 0.8 37
% foreign born, 1990 3.4     9.7 0.6 34
% foreign born, 2000 7.6     13 0.5 42
% foreign born, 2011-15 8.7  1.8   14 1.3 34
Families            
% female-headed families with children, 1990 50     54 1.7 80
% female-headed families with children, 2000 52     52 8.8 77
% female-headed families with children, 2011-15 39  13   46 8.0 91
Low weight births            
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 1998 19     13 0.0 22
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 1999 21     13 0.0 23
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2000 17     12 5.5 22
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2001 21     12 3.0 22
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2002 15     12 2.6 20
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2003 12     11 0.0 19
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2004 16     11 3.2 23
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2005 14     11 0.8 19
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2006 8.9     11 1.1 20
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2007 16     11 0.0 18
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2008 7.9     10 4.1 19
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2009 15     10 2.7 21
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2010 9.6     9.9 2.9 17
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2011 12     10 4.4 18
Births to teen mothers            
% births to teen mothers, 1998 23     15 0.0 30
% births to teen mothers, 1999 26     15 0.0 30
% births to teen mothers, 2000 14     14 0.0 28
% births to teen mothers, 2001 14     13 0.0 27
% births to teen mothers, 2002 20     13 0.0 25
% births to teen mothers, 2003 11     11 0.0 23
% births to teen mothers, 2004 11     11 0.0 26
% births to teen mothers, 2005 4.1     11 0.0 26
% births to teen mothers, 2006 4.9     12 0.0 27
% births to teen mothers, 2007 12     12 0.0 25
% births to teen mothers, 2008 7.2     12 0.0 33
% births to teen mothers, 2009 8.3     12 0.0 34
% births to teen mothers, 2010 6.4     11 0.0 23
% births to teen mothers, 2011 4.0     9.8 0.0 24

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