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DC 2002 Ward Profile - Population
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Ward 3

  This Ward   All Wards in D.C.
Average Low High
Total            
Population, 1980 67,371     79,791 63,391 93,358
Population, 1990 72,695     75,863 65,638 83,198
Population, 2000 73,753     71,507 68,087 75,001
Population, 2010 77,152     75,215 70,712 79,915
% change population, 1980 to 1990 7.9     -4.9 -15 7.9
% change population, 1990 to 2000 1.5     -5.7 -15 4.9
% change population, 2000 to 2010 4.6     5.2 -0.3 16
Children            
% children, 1980 12     22 10 37
% children, 1990 11     19 8.2 32
% children, 2000 12     20 7.8 36
% children, 2010 13     17 5.8 30
% change child population, 1980 to 1990 5.0     -19 -27 5.0
% change child population, 1990 to 2000 4.9     -2.0 -6.8 5.5
% change child population, 2000 to 2010 16     -12 -31 16
Seniors            
% seniors, 1980 21     12 4.6 21
% seniors, 1990 16     13 6.2 17
% seniors, 2000 14     12 6.5 18
% seniors, 2010 15     11 7.1 15
% change senior population, 1980 to 1990 -17     4.5 -17 26
% change senior population, 1990 to 2000 -12     -9.8 -27 0.8
% change senior population, 2000 to 2010 7.8     -1.8 -15 21
Race/Ethnicity            
% black non-Hispanic, 1990 4.9     65 4.9 97
% black non-Hispanic, 2000 6.2     61 6.2 97
% black non-Hispanic, 2010 5.6     51 5.6 96
% white non-Hispanic, 1990 84     27 2.2 84
% white non-Hispanic, 2000 80     28 1.2 80
% white non-Hispanic, 2010 78     35 1.4 78
% Hispanic, 1990 7.0     5.2 0.8 18
% Hispanic, 2000 6.6     7.9 0.8 25
% Hispanic, 2010 7.5     9.1 1.8 21
% Asian/P.I. non-Hispanic, 1990 4.3     1.8 0.2 5.0
% Asian/P.I. non-Hispanic, 2000 6.3     3.0 0.3 8.0
% Asian/P.I. non-Hispanic, 2010 8.2     4.2 0.2 10.0
Foreign-Born            
% foreign born, 1980 14     6.4 1.6 14
% foreign born, 1990 19     9.7 1.2 23
% foreign born, 2000 20     13 1.4 29
% foreign born, 2011-15 19  1.2   14 2.5 23
Families            
% female-headed families with children, 1990 13     54 13 67
% female-headed families with children, 2000 12     52 12 68
% female-headed families with children, 2011-15 12  2.7   46 12 75
Low weight births            
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 1998 5.2     13 5.2 19
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 1999 6.7     13 6.7 17
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2000 7.4     12 7.4 16
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2001 6.4     12 6.4 17
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2002 6.9     12 6.9 15
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2003 5.7     11 5.7 15
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2004 5.2     11 5.2 14
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2005 7.5     11 7.5 14
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2006 8.4     11 8.4 15
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2007 7.2     11 7.0 14
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2008 7.5     10 7.5 14
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2009 6.1     10 6.1 14
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2010 5.6     9.9 5.6 13
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2011 7.1     10 7.1 14
Births to teen mothers            
% births to teen mothers, 1998 0.6     15 0.6 21
% births to teen mothers, 1999 0.6     15 0.6 21
% births to teen mothers, 2000 0.9     14 0.9 20
% births to teen mothers, 2001 1.0     13 1.0 20
% births to teen mothers, 2002 0.5     13 0.5 19
% births to teen mothers, 2003 0.3     11 0.3 19
% births to teen mothers, 2004 0.9     11 0.9 18
% births to teen mothers, 2005 0.2     11 0.2 18
% births to teen mothers, 2006 0.3     12 0.3 20
% births to teen mothers, 2007 1.3     12 1.3 20
% births to teen mothers, 2008 0.7     12 0.7 20
% births to teen mothers, 2009 0.4     12 0.4 23
% births to teen mothers, 2010 0.2     11 0.2 19
% births to teen mothers, 2011 0.0     9.8 0.0 18

Notes:
i = Insufficient data; s = Suppressed proprietary or confidential data.
 
Prepared by NeighborhoodInfo DC (revised August 16, 2017).
 
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