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DC 2002 Ward Profile - Population
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Ward 6

  This Ward   All Wards in D.C.
Average Low High
Total            
Population, 1980 77,312     79,791 63,391 93,358
Population, 1990 72,486     75,863 65,638 83,198
Population, 2000 68,087     71,507 68,087 75,001
Population, 2010 76,598     75,215 70,712 79,915
% change population, 1980 to 1990 -6.2     -4.9 -15 7.9
% change population, 1990 to 2000 -6.1     -5.7 -15 4.9
% change population, 2000 to 2010 13     5.2 -0.3 16
Children            
% children, 1980 21     22 10 37
% children, 1990 16     19 8.2 32
% children, 2000 17     20 7.8 36
% children, 2010 13     17 5.8 30
% change child population, 1980 to 1990 -26     -19 -27 5.0
% change child population, 1990 to 2000 -0.4     -2.0 -6.8 5.5
% change child population, 2000 to 2010 -16     -12 -31 16
Seniors            
% seniors, 1980 11     12 4.6 21
% seniors, 1990 11     13 6.2 17
% seniors, 2000 12     12 6.5 18
% seniors, 2010 9.7     11 7.1 15
% change senior population, 1980 to 1990 -0.6     4.5 -17 26
% change senior population, 1990 to 2000 -2.8     -9.8 -27 0.8
% change senior population, 2000 to 2010 -5.9     -1.8 -15 21
Race/Ethnicity            
% black non-Hispanic, 1990 65     65 4.9 97
% black non-Hispanic, 2000 63     61 6.2 97
% black non-Hispanic, 2010 42     51 5.6 96
% white non-Hispanic, 1990 31     27 2.2 84
% white non-Hispanic, 2000 30     28 1.2 80
% white non-Hispanic, 2010 47     35 1.4 78
% Hispanic, 1990 1.9     5.2 0.8 18
% Hispanic, 2000 3.2     7.9 0.8 25
% Hispanic, 2010 4.8     9.1 1.8 21
% Asian/P.I. non-Hispanic, 1990 1.6     1.8 0.2 5.0
% Asian/P.I. non-Hispanic, 2000 2.5     3.0 0.3 8.0
% Asian/P.I. non-Hispanic, 2010 5.0     4.2 0.2 10.0
Foreign-Born            
% foreign born, 1980 3.4     6.4 1.6 14
% foreign born, 1990 5.0     9.7 1.2 23
% foreign born, 2000 6.7     13 1.4 29
% foreign born, 2010-14 9.0  0.8   14 2.4 22
Families            
% female-headed families with children, 1990 57     54 13 67
% female-headed families with children, 2000 60     52 12 68
% female-headed families with children, 2010-14 35  4.6   47 12 74
Low weight births            
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 1998 14     13 5.2 19
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 1999 14     13 6.7 17
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2000 11     12 7.4 16
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2001 14     12 6.4 17
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2002 11     12 6.9 15
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2003 11     11 5.7 15
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2004 11     11 5.2 14
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2005 11     11 7.5 14
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2006 9.7     11 8.4 15
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2007 11     11 7.0 14
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2008 10     10 7.5 14
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2009 8.2     10 6.1 14
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2010 9.4     9.9 5.6 13
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2011 10     10 7.1 14
Births to teen mothers            
% births to teen mothers, 1998 14     15 0.6 21
% births to teen mothers, 1999 14     15 0.6 21
% births to teen mothers, 2000 14     14 0.9 20
% births to teen mothers, 2001 12     13 1.0 20
% births to teen mothers, 2002 11     13 0.5 19
% births to teen mothers, 2003 11     11 0.3 19
% births to teen mothers, 2004 11     11 0.9 18
% births to teen mothers, 2005 9.4     11 0.2 18
% births to teen mothers, 2006 9.2     12 0.3 20
% births to teen mothers, 2007 8.0     12 1.3 20
% births to teen mothers, 2008 8.0     12 0.7 20
% births to teen mothers, 2009 6.8     12 0.4 23
% births to teen mothers, 2010 6.0     11 0.2 19
% births to teen mothers, 2011 6.2     9.8 0.0 18

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