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DC 2002 Ward Profile - Population
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Ward 7

  This Ward   All Wards in D.C.
Average Low High
Total            
Population, 1980 92,841     79,791 63,391 93,358
Population, 1990 79,098     75,863 65,638 83,198
Population, 2000 70,539     71,507 68,087 75,001
Population, 2010 71,068     75,215 70,712 79,915
% change population, 1980 to 1990 -15     -4.9 -15 7.9
% change population, 1990 to 2000 -11     -5.7 -15 4.9
% change population, 2000 to 2010 0.7     5.2 -0.3 16
Children            
% children, 1980 29     22 10 37
% children, 1990 25     19 8.2 32
% children, 2000 28     20 7.8 36
% children, 2010 25     17 5.8 30
% change child population, 1980 to 1990 -27     -19 -27 5.0
% change child population, 1990 to 2000 -2.6     -2.0 -6.8 5.5
% change child population, 2000 to 2010 -8.2     -12 -31 16
Seniors            
% seniors, 1980 8.7     12 4.6 21
% seniors, 1990 13     13 6.2 17
% seniors, 2000 14     12 6.5 18
% seniors, 2010 13     11 7.1 15
% change senior population, 1980 to 1990 26     4.5 -17 26
% change senior population, 1990 to 2000 -3.1     -9.8 -27 0.8
% change senior population, 2000 to 2010 -4.5     -1.8 -15 21
Race/Ethnicity            
% black non-Hispanic, 1990 97     65 4.9 97
% black non-Hispanic, 2000 97     61 6.2 97
% black non-Hispanic, 2010 96     51 5.6 96
% white non-Hispanic, 1990 2.2     27 2.2 84
% white non-Hispanic, 2000 1.2     28 1.2 80
% white non-Hispanic, 2010 1.4     35 1.4 78
% Hispanic, 1990 0.8     5.2 0.8 18
% Hispanic, 2000 0.8     7.9 0.8 25
% Hispanic, 2010 2.3     9.1 1.8 21
% Asian/P.I. non-Hispanic, 1990 0.2     1.8 0.2 5.0
% Asian/P.I. non-Hispanic, 2000 0.3     3.0 0.3 8.0
% Asian/P.I. non-Hispanic, 2010 0.2     4.2 0.2 10.0
Foreign-Born            
% foreign born, 1980 1.6     6.4 1.6 14
% foreign born, 1990 1.2     9.7 1.2 23
% foreign born, 2000 1.4     13 1.4 29
% foreign born, 2010-14 3.7  0.9   14 2.4 22
Families            
% female-headed families with children, 1990 64     54 13 67
% female-headed families with children, 2000 67     52 12 68
% female-headed families with children, 2010-14 73  3.4   47 12 74
Low weight births            
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 1998 16     13 5.2 19
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 1999 16     13 6.7 17
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2000 14     12 7.4 16
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2001 17     12 6.4 17
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2002 13     12 6.9 15
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2003 15     11 5.7 15
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2004 14     11 5.2 14
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2005 14     11 7.5 14
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2006 14     11 8.4 15
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2007 14     11 7.0 14
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2008 14     10 7.5 14
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2009 14     10 6.1 14
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2010 13     9.9 5.6 13
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2011 14     10 7.1 14
Births to teen mothers            
% births to teen mothers, 1998 20     15 0.6 21
% births to teen mothers, 1999 21     15 0.6 21
% births to teen mothers, 2000 20     14 0.9 20
% births to teen mothers, 2001 19     13 1.0 20
% births to teen mothers, 2002 18     13 0.5 19
% births to teen mothers, 2003 19     11 0.3 19
% births to teen mothers, 2004 18     11 0.9 18
% births to teen mothers, 2005 18     11 0.2 18
% births to teen mothers, 2006 20     12 0.3 20
% births to teen mothers, 2007 18     12 1.3 20
% births to teen mothers, 2008 19     12 0.7 20
% births to teen mothers, 2009 23     12 0.4 23
% births to teen mothers, 2010 19     11 0.2 19
% births to teen mothers, 2011 18     9.8 0.0 18

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