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DC 2012 Ward Profile - Population
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Ward 2

  This Ward   All Wards in D.C.
Average Low High
Total            
Population, 1980 56,986     79,791 56,986 96,707
Population, 1990 59,457     75,863 59,457 86,437
Population, 2000 63,408     71,507 63,408 75,375
Population, 2010 76,883     75,215 71,748 78,887
% change population, 1980 to 1990 4.3     -4.9 -14 7.8
% change population, 1990 to 2000 6.6     -5.7 -14 6.6
% change population, 2000 to 2010 21     5.2 -0.5 21
Children            
% children, 1980 8.1     22 8.1 36
% children, 1990 6.3     19 6.3 32
% children, 2000 6.2     20 6.2 35
% children, 2010 4.8     17 4.8 30
% change child population, 1980 to 1990 -19     -19 -27 4.7
% change child population, 1990 to 2000 5.1     -2.0 -6.8 5.5
% change child population, 2000 to 2010 -6.1     -12 -31 16
Seniors            
% seniors, 1980 13     12 4.6 21
% seniors, 1990 10     13 6.3 17
% seniors, 2000 8.9     12 6.7 18
% seniors, 2010 8.2     11 7.1 15
% change senior population, 1980 to 1990 -14     4.5 -17 24
% change senior population, 1990 to 2000 -8.2     -9.8 -26 0.8
% change senior population, 2000 to 2010 12     -1.8 -15 21
Race/Ethnicity            
% black non-Hispanic, 1990 19     65 4.9 96
% black non-Hispanic, 2000 15     61 6.2 97
% black non-Hispanic, 2010 9.8     51 5.6 95
% white non-Hispanic, 1990 65     27 2.4 84
% white non-Hispanic, 2000 66     28 1.5 80
% white non-Hispanic, 2010 70     35 1.5 78
% Hispanic, 1990 9.6     5.2 0.9 18
% Hispanic, 2000 10     7.9 0.9 25
% Hispanic, 2010 9.5     9.1 1.8 21
% Asian/P.I. non-Hispanic, 1990 5.8     1.8 0.2 5.8
% Asian/P.I. non-Hispanic, 2000 8.5     3.0 0.3 8.5
% Asian/P.I. non-Hispanic, 2010 10     4.2 0.3 10
Foreign-Born            
% foreign born, 1980 15     6.4 1.6 15
% foreign born, 1990 20     9.7 1.4 23
% foreign born, 2000 21     13 1.4 29
% foreign born, 2010-14 20  1.3   14 2.6 22
Families            
% female-headed families with children, 1990 33     54 13 67
% female-headed families with children, 2000 26     52 12 68
% female-headed families with children, 2010-14 16  7.5   47 12 74
Low weight births            
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 1998 6.5     13 5.2 19
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 1999 7.3     13 6.6 17
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2000 9.0     12 7.4 16
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2001 7.5     12 6.4 17
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2002 8.3     12 7.1 15
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2003 7.9     11 5.9 15
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2004 9.3     11 5.2 14
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2005 8.1     11 7.5 14
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2006 8.1     11 8.1 15
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2007 6.1     11 6.1 14
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2008 7.9     10 7.5 14
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2009 9.3     10 5.9 14
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2010 5.6     9.9 5.6 13
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2011 8.5     10 7.1 14
Births to teen mothers            
% births to teen mothers, 1998 6.3     15 0.6 20
% births to teen mothers, 1999 5.1     15 0.6 21
% births to teen mothers, 2000 7.1     14 0.9 20
% births to teen mothers, 2001 4.2     13 1.0 20
% births to teen mothers, 2002 4.2     13 0.5 19
% births to teen mothers, 2003 1.9     11 0.3 19
% births to teen mothers, 2004 4.6     11 0.9 18
% births to teen mothers, 2005 2.3     11 0.2 18
% births to teen mothers, 2006 4.1     12 0.3 20
% births to teen mothers, 2007 4.0     12 1.3 19
% births to teen mothers, 2008 4.2     12 0.7 20
% births to teen mothers, 2009 2.8     12 0.4 23
% births to teen mothers, 2010 1.7     11 0.2 19
% births to teen mothers, 2011 1.6     9.8 0.0 19

Notes:
i = Insufficient data; s = Suppressed proprietary or confidential data.
 
Prepared by NeighborhoodInfo DC (revised July 6, 2016).
 
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