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DC 2012 Ward Profile - Population
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Ward 1

  This Ward   All Wards in D.C.
Average Low High
Total            
Population, 1980 70,124     79,791 56,986 96,707
Population, 1990 71,005     75,863 59,457 86,437
Population, 2000 71,711     71,507 63,408 75,375
Population, 2010 74,462     75,215 71,748 78,887
% change population, 1980 to 1990 1.3     -4.9 -14 7.8
% change population, 1990 to 2000 1.0     -5.7 -14 6.6
% change population, 2000 to 2010 3.8     5.2 -0.5 21
Children            
% children, 1980 20     22 8.1 36
% children, 1990 19     19 6.3 32
% children, 2000 18     20 6.2 35
% children, 2010 12     17 4.8 30
% change child population, 1980 to 1990 -5.2     -19 -27 4.7
% change child population, 1990 to 2000 -2.4     -2.0 -6.8 5.5
% change child population, 2000 to 2010 -31     -12 -31 16
Seniors            
% seniors, 1980 11     12 4.6 21
% seniors, 1990 10     13 6.3 17
% seniors, 2000 7.6     12 6.7 18
% seniors, 2010 2.0     3.8 0.2 13
% change senior population, 1980 to 1990 -6.7     4.5 -17 24
% change senior population, 1990 to 2000 -26     -9.8 -26 0.8
% change senior population, 2000 to 2010 -73     -68 -98 -4.3
Race/Ethnicity            
% black non-Hispanic, 1990 60     65 4.9 96
% black non-Hispanic, 2000 47     61 6.2 97
% black non-Hispanic, 2010 33     51 5.6 95
% white non-Hispanic, 1990 20     27 2.4 84
% white non-Hispanic, 2000 24     28 1.5 80
% white non-Hispanic, 2010 40     35 1.5 78
% Hispanic, 1990 18     5.2 0.9 18
% Hispanic, 2000 25     7.9 0.9 25
% Hispanic, 2010 21     9.1 1.8 21
% Asian/P.I. non-Hispanic, 1990 1.7     1.8 0.2 5.8
% Asian/P.I. non-Hispanic, 2000 3.6     3.0 0.3 8.5
% Asian/P.I. non-Hispanic, 2010 5.0     4.2 0.3 10
Foreign-Born            
% foreign born, 1980 12     6.4 1.6 15
% foreign born, 1990 23     9.7 1.4 23
% foreign born, 2000 29     13 1.4 29
% foreign born, 2011-15 22  1.5   14 2.7 23
Families            
% female-headed families with children, 1990 52     54 13 67
% female-headed families with children, 2000 47     52 12 68
% female-headed families with children, 2011-15 37  4.6   46 12 75
Low weight births            
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 1998 8.8     13 5.2 19
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 1999 12     13 6.6 17
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2000 11     12 7.4 16
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2001 9.7     12 6.4 17
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2002 11     12 7.1 15
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2003 8.2     11 5.9 15
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2004 10     11 5.2 14
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2005 8.5     11 7.5 14
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2006 9.8     11 8.1 15
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2007 9.2     11 6.1 14
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2008 7.5     10 7.5 14
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2009 8.2     10 5.9 14
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2010 8.7     9.9 5.6 13
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2011 8.7     10 7.1 14
Births to teen mothers            
% births to teen mothers, 1998 14     15 0.6 20
% births to teen mothers, 1999 15     15 0.6 21
% births to teen mothers, 2000 12     14 0.9 20
% births to teen mothers, 2001 13     13 1.0 20
% births to teen mothers, 2002 13     13 0.5 19
% births to teen mothers, 2003 7.8     11 0.3 19
% births to teen mothers, 2004 8.1     11 0.9 18
% births to teen mothers, 2005 10.0     11 0.2 18
% births to teen mothers, 2006 11     12 0.3 20
% births to teen mothers, 2007 12     12 1.3 19
% births to teen mothers, 2008 10     12 0.7 20
% births to teen mothers, 2009 8.4     12 0.4 23
% births to teen mothers, 2010 7.4     11 0.2 19
% births to teen mothers, 2011 5.5     9.8 0.0 19

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