Total Money Income of Aged Units

Table 3.1
By age, marital status, and sex of nonmarried persons
Aged 65 or older
Income (dollars)

Aged 55-61

Aged 62-64

Total

65-69

70-74

75-79

80-84

85 or older

All units
Total percent

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

Less than 1,000
1,000–1,999
2,000–2,999
3,000–3,999
4,000–4,999
5,000–5,999
6,000–6,999
7,000–7,999
8,000–8,999
9,000–9,999

4.2
0.8
0.5
0.8
0.8
1.0
3.0
1.5
1.6
1.1

3.3
0.5
0.9
0.9
1.1
1.2
2.8
3.3
2.0
1.6

2.5
0.3
0.5
0.8
1.1
1.6
3.7
4.1
4.2
3.7

2.7
0.2
0.4
0.7
0.7
0.9
3.2
3.3
2.8
2.3

2.5
0.3
0.6
0.5
0.9
1.8
3.3
3.9
4.5
3.2

2.7
0.5
0.6
0.6
1.2
2.0
3.2
4.1
4.2
4.3

1.9
0.2
0.5
1.1
1.4
1.7
4.5
3.8
4.6
3.9

2.3
0.3
0.7
1.4
1.6
1.9
5.8
6.3
6.4
6.0

10,000–10,999
11,000–11,999
12,000–12,999
13,000–13,999
14,000–14,999
15,000–19,999
20,000–24,999
25,000–29,999
30,000–34,999
35,000–39,999

1.3
0.8
1.7
1.1
1.2
6.5
5.7
5.6
5.8
5.2

1.9
2.5
2.1
2.0
1.9
8.1
7.6
6.8
6.5
4.7

4.4
3.9
3.3
3.1
3.1
12.6
9.8
7.7
6.0
4.0

2.8
2.4
1.8
2.1
2.6
10.8
8.7
8.2
6.9
5.8

3.7
3.6
2.9
2.9
3.0
11.8
9.6
7.9
7.2
4.0

4.4
4.5
3.7
3.7
2.9
14.6
10.8
7.9
5.2
3.8

5.8
4.5
4.2
3.4
3.7
13.0
12.2
7.7
5.4
3.1

7.0
5.4
5.2
4.6
4.0
13.8
7.9
5.6
3.9
2.0

4.9
4.1
4.4
3.3
3.4
3.5
2.8
10.0
8.3
2.4
2.9

4.8
4.1
3.7
3.3
3.1
1.9
1.9
5.4
6.1
1.8
2.3

3.1
2.5
1.9
1.5
1.2
1.1
1.0
3.0
2.7
0.9
0.7

4.4
3.6
2.7
2.2
1.9
1.9
1.9
4.9
4.7
1.4
1.2

3.7
3.0
2.3
2.0
1.2
1.0
0.7
3.3
3.0
1.0
0.7

2.5
2.1
1.7
1.2
0.7
0.8
0.7
2.1
1.9
1.0
0.4

2.4
1.5
1.1
1.0
1.4
0.9
1.0
2.0
1.4
0.5
0.3

1.3
1.4
0.6
0.5
0.2
0.7
0.4
1.8
0.7
0.2
0.2

Median income (dollars)

39,884

29,314

18,778

25,873

20,291

17,282

16,714

12,964

Number (thousands)

12,430

4,049

25,230

6,508

6,154

5,689

3,841

3,038

40,000–44,999
45,000–49,999
50,000–54,999
55,000–59,999
60,000–64,999
65,000–69,999
70,000–74,999
75,000–99,999
100,000–149,999
150,000–199,999
200,000 or more

(Continued)

Income of the Population 55 or Older, 2000 ¨ 41

Total Money Income of Aged Units
Table 3.1
Continued
Aged 65 or older
Income (dollars)

Aged 55-61

Aged 62-64

Total

65-69

70-74

75-79

80-84

85 or older

Married couples
Total percent

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

Less than 1,000
1,000–1,999
2,000–2,999
3,000–3,999
4,000–4,999
5,000–5,999
6,000–6,999
7,000–7,999
8,000–8,999
9,000–9,999

1.4
0.3
0.2
0.2
0.2
0.2
0.6
0.4
0.5
0.4

1.5
0.3
0.1
0.4
0
0
0.9
1.0
0.6
0.7

1.0
0.2
0.2
0.2
0.2
0.2
0.5
0.6
0.6
0.8

1.0
0.1
0.2
0.1
0.3
0.2
0.3
0.5
0.5
0.5

1.3
0.2
0.1
0.2
0.2
0.3
0.3
0.2
0.5
0.4

1.1
0.2
0.4
0.2
0
0.1
0.8
1.2
0.8
1.1

0.7
0.1
0
0.2
0
0.2
0.7
0.4
1.2
0.8

0.8
0
0
0.5
0
0.5
0
0
0.3
2.6

10,000–10,999
11,000–11,999
12,000–12,999
13,000–13,999
14,000–14,999
15,000–19,999
20,000–24,999
25,000–29,999
30,000–34,999
35,000–39,999

0.3
0.3
0.7
0.7
0.6
3.8
3.8
4.4
5.4
5.1

0.5
0.8
1.1
1.5
1.0
5.2
6.4
6.8
8.0
5.3

1.2
1.7
1.5
1.9
2.3
11.7
11.6
10.9
9.6
6.9

1.2
0.7
1.3
1.4
1.7
9.2
9.4
8.9
9.3
7.8

1.2
2.3
1.4
2.0
1.7
11.4
9.7
11.6
10.2
6.4

1.5
1.5
1.9
2.4
3.0
13.6
13.8
12.4
9.2
6.7

0.3
2.7
1.7
2.0
3.7
12.0
17.2
13.1
10.4
6.0

1.7
2.7
0.8
3.7
3.0
21.4
14.3
10.1
8.2
6.1

5.2
5.2
5.4
4.3
4.4
4.9
3.7
14.8
13.5
4.0
4.8

6.1
5.0
5.0
4.6
5.0
3.0
2.8
8.7
10.5
3.2
4.0

5.5
4.6
3.5
2.8
2.1
2.0
1.9
5.4
5.2
2.0
1.4

5.8
5.0
3.9
3.3
3.0
2.7
3.0
7.2
7.7
2.0
1.7

5.8
5.4
4.2
3.5
1.9
1.4
1.5
5.8
5.1
2.1
1.5

5.0
3.9
3.2
2.0
1.0
1.6
1.1
3.5
3.5
2.5
0.9

5.6
3.4
2.0
1.6
2.7
1.3
2.1
3.0
2.4
1.4
0.9

3.1
3.7
1.3
1.9
1.2
3.1
0.4
4.7
3.3
0
0.7

59,550

46,357

31,188

36,948

32,012

27,723

27,206

24,779

6,903

2,170

10,300

3,544

2,794

2,190

1,202

571

40,000–44,999
45,000–49,999
50,000–54,999
55,000–59,999
60,000–64,999
65,000–69,999
70,000–74,999
75,000–99,999
100,000–149,999
150,000–199,999
200,000 or more
Median income (dollars)
Number (thousands)

(Continued)

42 ¨ Income of the Population 55 or Older, 2000

Total Money Income of Aged Units
Table 3.1
Continued
Aged 65 or older
Income (dollars)

Aged 55-61

Aged 62-64

Total

65-69

70-74

75-79

80-84

85 or older

Nonmarried persons
Total percent

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

Less than 1,000
1,000–1,999
2,000–2,999
3,000–3,999
4,000–4,999
5,000–5,999
6,000–6,999
7,000–7,999
8,000–8,999
9,000–9,999

7.8
1.4
0.9
1.4
1.4
2.0
5.9
2.9
2.8
2.0

5.4
0.7
1.8
1.5
2.4
2.6
5.0
5.9
3.6
2.6

3.5
0.4
0.8
1.2
1.7
2.5
6.0
6.5
6.7
5.7

4.8
0.3
0.6
1.4
1.2
1.7
6.6
6.5
5.6
4.5

3.5
0.4
1.0
0.7
1.5
3.0
5.7
7.0
7.8
5.5

3.8
0.7
0.8
0.9
2.0
3.1
4.8
6.0
6.3
6.3

2.4
0.2
0.7
1.6
2.1
2.4
6.2
5.3
6.1
5.3

2.7
0.4
0.8
1.6
1.9
2.2
7.2
7.7
7.8
6.8

10,000–10,999
11,000–11,999
12,000–12,999
13,000–13,999
14,000–14,999
15,000–19,999
20,000–24,999
25,000–29,999
30,000–34,999
35,000–39,999

2.4
1.4
3.0
1.7
1.8
9.8
7.9
7.0
6.3
5.3

3.5
4.6
3.2
2.5
3.0
11.3
8.9
6.7
4.8
4.0

6.6
5.4
4.5
4.0
3.7
13.2
8.6
5.4
3.5
2.1

4.8
4.4
2.4
2.9
3.6
12.7
7.9
7.3
4.1
3.4

5.8
4.7
4.2
3.7
4.0
12.1
9.5
4.8
4.6
1.9

6.3
6.4
4.9
4.6
2.9
15.1
8.9
5.0
2.7
2.1

8.4
5.3
5.3
4.0
3.8
13.4
9.9
5.3
3.0
1.9

8.2
6.0
6.2
4.8
4.3
12.1
6.5
4.5
2.9
1.0

40,000–44,999
45,000–49,999
50,000–54,999
55,000–59,999
60,000–64,999
65,000–69,999
70,000–74,999
75,000–99,999
100,000–149,999
150,000–199,999
200,000 or more

4.5
2.7
3.1
2.1
2.1
1.9
1.7
3.9
1.8
0.4
0.5

3.3
3.0
2.2
1.8
1.0
0.6
0.8
1.4
1.2
0.2
0.2

1.5
1.1
0.8
0.6
0.5
0.5
0.4
1.4
0.9
0.2
0.2

2.8
1.8
1.4
0.8
0.6
1.0
0.5
2.1
1.2
0.6
0.6

1.9
1.0
0.7
0.7
0.7
0.6
0.1
1.3
1.3
0.1
0.1

0.9
0.9
0.8
0.7
0.5
0.2
0.4
1.1
0.8
0.1
0.1

0.9
0.7
0.7
0.7
0.8
0.7
0.5
1.5
0.9
0.1
0

0.9
0.9
0.5
0.2
0
0.1
0.4
1.1
0.1
0.2
0.1

20,150

15,265

12,715

14,646

12,806

12,650

12,870

11,470

5,527

1,880

14,930

2,964

3,361

3,499

2,639

2,467

Median income (dollars)
Number (thousands)

(Continued)

Income of the Population 55 or Older, 2000 ¨ 43

Total Money Income of Aged Units

Table 3.1
Continued
Aged 65 or older
Income (dollars)

Aged 55-61

Aged 62-64

Total

65-69

70-74

75-79

80-84

85 or older

Nonmarried men
Total percent

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

Less than 1,000
1,000–1,999
2,000–2,999
3,000–3,999
4,000–4,999
5,000–5,999
6,000–6,999
7,000–7,999
8,000–8,999
9,000–9,999

8.3
1.4
0.6
1.4
0.9
1.1
4.4
2.4
1.9
1.7

5.0
0.3
1.1
1.1
3.3
2.4
4.8
4.2
2.6
2.2

3.5
0.6
0.8
0.9
1.0
1.8
3.7
5.5
4.7
5.2

3.4
0.6
0.7
0.6
1.0
1.3
4.5
5.4
4.9
4.3

3.0
1.1
0.4
0.3
1.3
3.3
2.2
7.5
5.5
5.1

4.6
0.7
1.3
0.5
0.3
1.7
3.1
4.0
4.0
6.1

3.6
0.2
1.5
1.7
1.7
1.1
4.0
4.4
5.5
4.4

2.8
0.2
0.4
1.9
0.8
0.9
5.2
5.7
2.9
6.4

10,000–10,999
11,000–11,999
12,000–12,999
13,000–13,999
14,000–14,999
15,000–19,999
20,000–24,999
25,000–29,999
30,000–34,999
35,000–39,999

3.1
1.0
3.2
1.0
1.9
10.7
6.9
6.0
6.5
5.0

3.5
5.3
3.2
1.8
3.1
10.2
7.7
7.7
5.6
6.2

6.5
3.8
3.4
3.2
3.4
12.7
11.0
6.9
4.9
2.8

4.8
3.5
1.7
2.1
2.6
10.8
9.2
8.5
4.6
6.0

7.3
4.5
3.9
2.4
4.4
10.1
9.6
4.1
7.1
1.9

5.6
4.4
3.7
3.2
2.6
16.8
13.7
8.2
3.9
2.2

6.9
3.1
3.2
1.7
4.1
13.6
12.5
7.6
4.7
2.1

9.0
3.2
4.9
7.8
3.4
13.5
10.8
6.0
3.2
1.2

3.6
3.0
3.7
2.5
3.2
2.4
2.4
5.4
2.7
0.9
0.8

4.1
3.6
2.3
2.8
0.5
0.3
0.7
2.0
1.8
0.4
0.4

2.5
1.4
1.2
1.3
0.9
0.5
0.6
2.6
1.8
0.4
0.6

3.0
2.7
1.4
1.5
0.5
1.0
0.9
3.2
2.1
1.1
1.8

3.4
1.5
1.4
0.6
1.3
0.9
0.3
2.4
3.0
0.2
0.2

1.8
0.7
0.8
1.5
0.9
0
0.3
2.0
1.1
0
0.2

1.6
0.3
1.8
2.4
1.8
0.3
1.0
1.6
1.5
0
0

1.8
1.6
0.5
0.3
0.1
0
0.4
3.9
0.4
0.7
0.4

23,217

16,424

15,682

19,128

14,678

15,715

16,247

13,764

2,148

631

3,933

928

965

819

650

571

40,000–44,999
45,000–49,999
50,000–54,999
55,000–59,999
60,000–64,999
65,000–69,999
70,000–74,999
75,000–99,999
100,000–149,999
150,000–199,999
200,000 or more
Median income (dollars)
Number (thousands)

(Continued)

44 ¨ Income of the Population 55 or Older, 2000

Total Money Income of Aged Units

Table 3.1
Continued
Aged 65 or older
Income (dollars)

Aged 55-61

Aged 62-64

Total

65-69

70-74

75-79

80-84

85 or older

Nonmarried women
Total percent

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

Less than 1,000
1,000–1,999
2,000–2,999
3,000–3,999
4,000–4,999
5,000–5,999
6,000–6,999
7,000–7,999
8,000–8,999
9,000–9,999

7.5
1.4
1.0
1.4
1.8
2.7
6.8
3.3
3.5
2.2

5.7
0.8
2.2
1.7
1.9
2.6
5.1
6.8
4.1
2.9

3.5
0.3
0.8
1.3
2.0
2.8
6.8
6.8
7.4
5.8

5.4
0.1
0.5
1.8
1.3
1.9
7.6
7.0
5.9
4.7

3.8
0.2
1.2
0.9
1.6
2.9
7.1
6.8
8.7
5.6

3.5
0.7
0.6
1.0
2.5
3.5
5.3
6.6
7.0
6.3

2.0
0.1
0.5
1.5
2.2
2.8
6.9
5.6
6.3
5.6

2.6
0.5
1.0
1.4
2.3
2.6
7.7
8.3
9.3
6.9

10,000–10,999
11,000–11,999
12,000–12,999
13,000–13,999
14,000–14,999
15,000–19,999
20,000–24,999
25,000–29,999
30,000–34,999
35,000–39,999

2.0
1.6
2.9
2.1
1.7
9.3
8.5
7.7
6.1
5.5

3.5
4.2
3.3
2.8
2.9
11.9
9.6
6.2
4.5
3.0

6.6
5.9
4.9
4.3
3.8
13.3
7.8
4.9
3.0
1.8

4.7
4.8
2.7
3.3
4.0
13.6
7.3
6.7
3.9
2.2

5.2
4.8
4.3
4.2
3.9
12.9
9.5
5.1
3.6
2.0

6.5
7.0
5.3
5.0
3.0
14.6
7.4
4.0
2.4
2.0

8.9
6.0
6.0
4.7
3.7
13.3
9.1
4.6
2.5
1.8

8.0
6.9
6.6
3.9
4.5
11.7
5.2
4.1
2.8
1.0

40,000–44,999
45,000–49,999
50,000–54,999
55,000–59,999
60,000–64,999
65,000–69,999
70,000–74,999
75,000–99,999
100,000–149,999
150,000–199,999
200,000 or more

5.1
2.5
2.7
1.8
1.4
1.6
1.3
3.0
1.2
0.1
0.4

2.9
2.7
2.2
1.4
1.3
0.8
0.9
1.1
0.8
0.2
0.2

1.2
1.0
0.7
0.4
0.4
0.5
0.3
1.0
0.6
0.1
0

2.6
1.5
1.3
0.5
0.6
1.0
0.3
1.5
0.8
0.3
0

1.3
0.9
0.5
0.8
0.4
0.5
0
0.8
0.7
0.1
0

0.7
1.0
0.8
0.4
0.4
0.3
0.4
0.9
0.7
0.1
0.1

0.7
0.9
0.3
0.1
0.4
0.9
0.4
1.4
0.7
0.1
0

0.6
0.6
0.5
0.1
0
0.1
0.4
0.3
0.1
0.1
0

18,928

14,489

12,035

13,415

12,269

12,020

12,335

10,910

3,378

1,249

10,997

2,036

2,396

2,680

1,989

1,896

Median income (dollars)
Number (thousands)

Income of the Population 55 or Older, 2000 ¨ 45

Total Money Income of Aged Units

Table 3.2
By Social Security beneficiary status, age, marital status, and sex of nonmarried persons
Nonmarried persons
All units
Income (dollars)

55-61

62-64

Married couples
65 or
older

55-61

62-64

Total
65 or
older

55-61

Men

62-64

Beneficiary

65 or
older

55-61

Women

62-64

65 or
older

55-61

62-64

65 or
older

a

Total percent

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

Less than 1,000
1,000–1,999
2,000–2,999
3,000–3,999
4,000–4,999

0.4
0.2
0.6
0.3
1.7

0.6
0
0.8
0.7
1.6

0.2
0.2
0.3
0.6
1.0

0
0.1
0
0
0.5

0.2
0
0
0.7
0

0
0.1
0.1
0.1
0.1

0.8
0.3
1.2
0.6
2.8

1.0
0
1.8
0.6
3.6

0.2
0.2
0.5
0.9
1.7

1.1
0
0.8
0.5
0

0
0
1.7
0.8
5.4

0.2
0.5
0.6
0.9
1.1

0.7
0.4
1.4
0.6
4.0

1.4
0
1.8
0.5
2.7

0.3
0.1
0.5
0.9
1.8

5,000–5,999
6,000–6,999
7,000–7,999
8,000–8,999
9,000–9,999

3.6
7.4
6.6
5.1
4.0

1.6
2.8
4.9
2.8
2.3

1.6
3.6
4.2
4.3
3.8

0.8
1.5
3.1
0.8
0.7

0.1
0.7
1.2
0.8
0.5

0.2
0.4
0.4
0.6
0.6

6.4
13.3
10.2
9.3
7.3

3.3
5.2
9.2
5.1
4.4

2.6
5.9
6.8
6.9
6.0

3.1
15.6
9.4
10.3
4.8

3.0
6.6
4.8
4.5
4.4

1.9
3.8
6.0
5.0
5.4

7.8
12.3
10.6
8.9
8.4

3.5
4.6
11.1
5.3
4.4

2.8
6.7
7.1
7.5
6.2

10,000–10,999
11,000–11,999
12,000–12,999
13,000–13,999
14,000–14,999

2.5
2.8
4.6
2.7
3.6

2.2
3.9
3.4
2.4
2.4

4.6
4.1
3.4
3.4
3.2

0.9
1.4
1.7
1.8
2.6

0.6
1.1
1.5
1.9
1.5

1.1
1.7
1.4
2.0
2.2

4.1
4.2
7.5
3.6
4.6

4.2
7.2
5.5
3.0
3.6

7.2
5.9
4.8
4.3
3.9

6.2
2.4
12.5
5.0
9.8

2.1
8.0
6.5
2.4
2.9

7.0
4.1
3.5
3.5
3.5

3.2
5.0
5.3
3.0
2.3

5.1
6.9
5.0
3.3
3.9

7.2
6.4
5.2
4.6
4.0

15,000–19,999
20,000–24,999
25,000–29,999
30,000–34,999
35,000–39,999

9.2
8.7
5.3
4.4
4.0

9.3
8.7
7.4
6.2
4.4

13.3
10.4
8.1
6.0
4.1

8.9
11.0
8.5
7.5
7.4

7.3
6.8
8.4
9.2
6.5

12.2
12.2
11.5
9.9
7.1

9.6
6.4
2.1
1.3
0.6

11.6
10.9
6.3
2.8
2.0

14.1
9.2
5.7
3.3
1.9

8.7
1.4
1.4
2.5
1.2

10.5
9.4
6.7
4.4
3.7

13.6
12.0
7.1
4.0
2.6

10.0
8.6
2.4
0.8
0.4

12.1
11.5
6.2
2.1
1.3

14.2
8.2
5.2
3.0
1.7

40,000–44,999
45,000–49,999
50,000–54,999
55,000–59,999
60,000–64,999

4.1
2.1
3.7
1.6
1.6

5.5
3.4
3.7
2.6
2.8

3.2
2.6
1.9
1.5
1.2

7.5
3.9
6.1
3.2
3.2

8.1
5.4
6.2
4.5
4.7

5.7
4.9
3.4
2.7
2.1

0.7
0.3
1.3
0.1
0

2.5
1.0
0.7
0.4
0.5

1.4
1.1
0.8
0.6
0.5

0.4
0
0.8
0
0

4.1
0.8
0.3
1.2
1.0

2.3
1.5
1.3
1.2
1.0

0.9
0.5
1.5
0.2
0

1.8
1.2
0.9
0
0.3

1.1
0.9
0.7
0.4
0.4

(Continued)

46 ¨ Income of the Population 55 or Older, 2000

Total Money Income of Aged Units

Table 3.2
Continued
Nonmarried persons
All units
Income (dollars)

55-61

62-64

Married couples
65 or
older

55-61

62-64

Total
65 or
older

55-61

62-64

Beneficiary
65,000–69,999
70,000–74,999
75,000–99,999
100,000–149,999
150,000–199,999
200,000 or more
Median income (dollars)
Number (thousands)

Men
65 or
older

a

Women

55-61

62-64

65 or
older

55-61

62-64

65 or
older

(cont.)

1.1
1.8
3.1
2.1
0.9
0

1.6
1.3
5.0
3.8
0.5
1.3

1.1
1.0
3.1
2.6
0.9
0.6

2.2
3.7
5.9
3.4
1.9
0

2.9
1.9
7.5
6.5
1.0
2.2

1.9
1.9
5.4
5.0
1.9
1.2

0.1
0
0.3
0.8
0
0

0
0.6
2.1
0.7
0
0.2

0.6
0.4
1.5
0.9
0.2
0.1

0.2
0
0.6
1.2
0
0

0
0
3.2
1.6
0
0

0.6
0.6
2.7
1.9
0.4
0.4

0
0
0.2
0.6
0
0

0
0.8
1.6
0.3
0
0.3

0.5
0.3
1.1
0.6
0.2
0

17,375

24,837

19,330

33,289

40,323

31,298

9,713

12,983

13,155

10,877

14,206

15,978

9,382

12,710

12,504

1,581

2,146

22,808

789

1,154

9,429

792

992

13,378

243

311

3,473

549

681

9,905

Nonbeneficiary
Total percent

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

Less than 1,000
1,000–1,999
2,000–2,999
3,000–3,999
4,000–4,999

4.8
0.9
0.5
0.8
0.6

6.5
1.0
1.0
1.1
0.5

24.5
1.5
2.4
2.6
2.0

1.6
0.4
0.2
0.3
0.2

3.1
0.6
0.2
0
0

12.1
0.7
1.3
1.0
1.1

9.0
1.5
0.8
1.6
1.2

10.4
1.4
1.9
2.5
1.1

31.5
1.8
2.9
3.5
2.5

9.2
1.5
0.6
1.5
1.0

9.8
0.7
0.4
1.4
1.3

28.6
1.5
2.8
0.6
0.6

8.8
1.5
1.0
1.6
1.4

10.7
1.8
2.7
3.1
1.0

32.7
2.0
3.0
4.8
3.3

5,000–5,999
6,000–6,999
7,000–7,999
8,000–8,999
9,000–9,999

0.6
2.3
0.8
1.0
0.7

0.8
2.8
1.5
1.1
0.8

1.7
4.6
3.3
3.7
2.5

0.1
0.5
0.1
0.5
0.3

0
1.0
0.8
0.4
0.8

0.7
0.8
2.3
1.3
2.0

1.3
4.7
1.7
1.8
1.2

1.7
4.8
2.3
2.0
0.7

2.3
6.8
3.8
5.1
2.7

0.8
3.0
1.5
0.8
1.3

1.9
3.1
3.6
0.7
0

1.2
2.9
1.9
1.9
3.7

1.6
5.8
1.9
2.4
1.0

1.6
5.7
1.6
2.7
1.0

2.7
8.4
4.6
6.4
2.3

10,000–10,999
11,000–11,999
12,000–12,999
13,000–13,999
14,000–14,999

1.1
0.5
1.3
0.9
0.8

1.5
1.0
0.7
1.5
1.3

2.1
1.3
2.2
1.1
2.0

0.3
0.1
0.5
0.6
0.4

0.5
0.5
0.7
1.0
0.5

2.9
1.4
2.0
0.9
2.9

2.2
0.9
2.3
1.3
1.3

2.8
1.6
0.7
2.0
2.3

1.6
1.3
2.3
1.2
1.5

2.7
0.8
2.0
0.4
0.9

4.8
2.5
0
1.3
3.2

2.8
1.4
2.7
0.9
2.4

1.8
0.9
2.4
1.9
1.6

1.6
1.0
1.1
2.3
1.8

1.1
1.2
2.1
1.3
1.1

(Continued)

Income of the Population 55 or Older, 2000 ¨ 47

Total Money Income of Aged Units

Table 3.2
Continued
Nonmarried persons
All units
Income (dollars)

55-61

Married couples
65 or
older

62-64

55-61

62-64

Men

Total
65 or
older

55-61

62-64

65 or
older

Women

55-61

62-64

65 or
older

55-61

62-64

65 or
older

Nonbeneficiary (cont.)
15,000–19,999
20,000–24,999
25,000–29,999
30,000–34,999
35,000–39,999

6.1
5.2
5.6
6.0
5.4

6.7
6.3
6.0
6.8
5.0

5.8
4.2
3.7
5.8
3.8

3.2
2.9
3.9
5.2
4.9

2.9
6.0
5.0
6.6
3.9

6.6
5.3
4.9
6.2
4.6

9.9
8.2
7.8
7.1
6.0

11.1
6.7
7.2
7.1
6.3

5.4
3.6
3.0
5.6
3.3

11.0
7.6
6.6
7.1
5.4

9.9
6.0
8.7
6.8
8.6

6.3
3.7
5.1
11.4
4.6

9.1
8.5
8.7
7.1
6.5

11.7
7.2
6.3
7.3
5.0

5.0
3.5
2.2
3.2
2.7

40,000–44,999
45,000–49,999
50,000–54,999
55,000–59,999
60,000–64,999

5.0
4.4
4.5
3.6
3.6

4.0
4.8
3.7
4.1
3.5

2.6
1.5
1.7
1.8
1.3

4.9
5.4
5.3
4.5
4.5

3.9
4.5
3.5
4.7
5.3

2.6
2.0
3.7
3.3
2.8

5.1
3.1
3.4
2.4
2.4

4.2
5.2
3.9
3.4
1.5

2.5
1.2
0.6
1.0
0.5

4.0
3.4
4.1
2.8
3.7

4.2
6.2
4.3
4.3
0

3.9
0.9
0.9
1.8
0.5

5.9
2.9
3.0
2.1
1.6

4.2
4.6
3.7
3.0
2.4

2.0
1.3
0.4
0.7
0.5

3.9
3.0
11.0
9.2
2.6
3.3

2.2
2.5
5.8
8.7
3.2
3.4

1.2
1.0
2.3
3.3
1.0
1.5

5.2
3.7
16.0
14.7
4.2
5.4

3.1
3.8
10.2
14.9
5.6
6.1

2.9
2.8
5.2
8.1
2.7
2.9

2.2
2.0
4.5
2.0
0.5
0.6

1.3
1.1
0.7
1.7
0.5
0.3

0.3
0
0.7
0.6
0.1
0.7

2.7
2.7
6.0
2.9
1.0
0.9

0.5
1.3
0.9
2.1
0.7
0.8

0
0
1.8
0.5
0.2
2.2

1.9
1.5
3.5
1.3
0.1
0.4

1.7
0.9
0.6
1.4
0.4
0

0.4
0
0.3
0.6
0
0

Median income (dollars)

43,934

35,938

10,464

63,655

58,671

29,405

24,606

20,350

6,558

26,322

24,784

11,539

22,546

19,019

6,003

Number (thousands)

10,849

1,903

2,422

6,115

1,016

871

4,735

887

1,551

1,905

319

459

2,829

568

1,092

65,000–69,999
70,000–74,999
75,000–99,999
100,000–149,999
150,000–199,999
200,000 or more

a. Social Security beneficiaries may be receiving retired-worker benefits, dependents’ or survivors’ benefits, disability benefits, transitionally insured benefits, or special age-72 benefits.

48 ¨ Income of the Population 55 or Older, 2000

Total Money Income of Aged Units

Table 3.3
By age, marital status, sex of nonmarried persons, race, and Hispanic origin
Nonmarried persons
All units
Income (dollars)

55-61

62-64

Married couples
65 or
older

55-61

62-64

Total
65 or
older

55-61

62-64

Men

Women

65 or
older

55-61

62-64

65 or
older

55-61

62-64

65 or
older

White
Total percent

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

Less than 1,000
1,000–1,999
2,000–2,999
3,000–3,999
4,000–4,999

3.6
0.7
0.4
0.6
0.7

2.7
0.5
0.9
0.9
1.1

2.1
0.3
0.5
0.7
0.9

1.2
0.3
0.2
0.2
0.2

1.4
0.3
0.1
0.4
0

0.9
0.2
0.2
0.1
0.2

7.0
1.2
0.7
1.1
1.4

4.5
0.6
1.8
1.4
2.5

3.0
0.4
0.7
1.1
1.5

7.4
1.6
0
0.9
1.0

4.8
0.4
1.0
1.4
3.5

2.9
0.6
0.7
0.9
0.9

6.7
1.0
1.2
1.3
1.6

4.3
0.7
2.2
1.5
2.0

3.1
0.3
0.6
1.1
1.7

5,000–5,999
6,000–6,999
7,000–7,999
8,000–8,999
9,000–9,999

0.9
2.3
1.4
1.4
1.1

1.2
2.3
2.9
1.9
1.3

1.4
3.0
3.6
3.9
3.6

0.1
0.5
0.5
0.5
0.4

0.1
0.7
1.1
0.5
0.4

0.2
0.4
0.5
0.6
0.7

2.0
4.7
2.7
2.6
2.1

2.7
4.3
5.3
3.7
2.4

2.3
4.9
5.8
6.2
5.7

1.3
4.1
2.3
1.9
1.8

2.5
4.8
4.8
2.6
1.1

1.7
2.9
5.0
3.9
5.0

2.5
5.1
3.0
3.1
2.3

2.8
4.0
5.6
4.2
3.0

2.5
5.6
6.1
7.0
6.0

10,000–10,999
11,000–11,999
12,000–12,999
13,000–13,999
14,000–14,999

1.3
0.7
1.6
1.1
1.1

1.8
2.5
1.9
1.7
1.9

4.4
3.9
3.2
3.2
3.0

0.4
0.2
0.6
0.8
0.6

0.3
0.8
1.3
1.4
0.9

1.0
1.5
1.3
1.9
2.1

2.5
1.3
3.0
1.6
1.8

3.7
4.6
2.7
2.0
3.1

6.8
5.6
4.6
4.1
3.7

3.4
0.8
3.4
0.8
1.6

3.6
5.0
2.3
1.5
2.6

6.5
4.0
3.6
3.4
3.5

1.9
1.6
2.8
2.2
1.9

3.8
4.5
2.9
2.2
3.4

6.9
6.2
5.0
4.4
3.8

15,000–19,999
20,000–24,999
25,000–29,999
30,000–34,999
35,000–39,999

6.0
5.5
5.5
6.1
5.1

7.6
7.3
7.4
6.8
5.2

12.8
10.4
8.0
6.2
4.3

3.4
3.6
4.4
5.4
5.1

5.2
6.0
7.4
7.6
5.6

11.3
11.8
11.1
9.8
7.2

9.7
8.1
7.1
7.1
5.2

10.7
9.1
7.6
5.8
4.7

13.9
9.3
5.8
3.6
2.2

11.4
6.4
5.5
7.4
4.2

8.9
7.9
7.8
7.0
7.1

12.6
12.3
7.1
4.9
2.8

8.6
9.3
8.2
6.9
5.8

11.7
9.8
7.4
5.2
3.5

14.4
8.3
5.3
3.2
1.9

40,000–44,999
45,000–49,999
50,000–54,999
55,000–59,999
60,000–64,999

4.7
4.2
4.6
3.5
3.5

5.2
3.9
3.8
3.7
3.1

3.2
2.7
2.0
1.6
1.2

4.9
5.3
5.3
4.3
4.4

6.4
4.8
4.8
4.8
5.0

5.6
4.7
3.6
2.9
2.1

4.5
2.7
3.6
2.3
2.3

3.7
2.7
2.6
2.3
0.7

1.5
1.2
0.8
0.7
0.6

3.4
3.1
4.1
2.9
3.2

4.7
3.0
2.9
3.4
0

2.6
1.6
1.2
1.2
1.1

5.2
2.5
3.3
1.9
1.7

3.2
2.6
2.5
1.7
1.0

1.2
1.0
0.7
0.5
0.4

(Continued)

Income of the Population 55 or Older, 2000 ¨ 49

Total Money Income of Aged Units

Table 3.3
Continued
Nonmarried persons
All units
Income (dollars)

55-61

62-64

Married couples
65 or
older

55-61

62-64

Total
65 or
older

55-61

62-64

Men

Women

65 or
older

55-61

62-64

65 or
older

55-61

62-64

65 or
older

White (cont.)
3.9
3.1
10.7
8.8
2.6
3.2

1.9
2.0
5.6
6.6
1.9
2.5

1.2
1.0
3.2
2.8
1.0
0.7

5.1
4.0
15.2
13.5
4.0
5.1

3.1
2.8
8.6
10.8
3.3
4.2

2.1
1.8
5.4
5.4
2.1
1.4

2.2
1.7
4.3
2.2
0.5
0.6

0.5
0.8
1.7
1.1
0.2
0.3

0.6
0.4
1.6
1.0
0.2
0.2

2.8
2.5
5.5
3.3
1.1
1.0

0.3
0.3
2.2
1.8
0.5
0.5

0.6
0.7
2.8
1.9
0.5
0.7

1.7
1.2
3.6
1.4
0.1
0.4

0.6
1.1
1.4
0.8
0
0.2

0.5
0.3
1.1
0.6
0.2
0

Median income (dollars)

42,873

31,229

19,790

60,926

47,024

31,775

22,163

16,592

13,333

25,007

18,393

16,537

21,154

16,151

12,602

Number (thousands)

10,438

3,468

22,111

6,075

1,952

9,250

4,363

1,515

12,861

1,746

508

3,358

2,617

1,007

9,503

65,000–69,999
70,000–74,999
75,000–99,999
100,000–149,999
150,000–199,999
200,000 or more

Black
Total percent

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

Less than 1,000
1,000–1,999
2,000–2,999
3,000–3,999
4,000–4,999

6.7
1.2
1.0
1.1
1.2

8.0
0
1.0
0.8
1.3

3.8
0.4
1.3
1.4
2.4

2.9
0.7
0
0
0.1

1.6
0
0
0
0

2.3
0
0.3
0
0

8.8
1.5
1.5
1.6
1.9

10.9
0
1.5
1.2
1.9

4.4
0.5
1.7
2.0
3.5

9.2
0.4
3.4
2.7
0.6

4.9
0
1.4
0
2.4

5.0
0
1.9
1.1
1.1

8.6
2.0
0.5
1.1
2.5

14.1
0
1.5
1.8
1.7

4.3
0.7
1.7
2.3
4.4

5,000–5,999
6,000–6,999
7,000–7,999
8,000–8,999
9,000–9,999

1.9
7.9
2.4
2.8
1.3

1.6
6.9
5.6
3.5
3.6

3.1
9.8
7.4
7.1
3.4

0.6
2.0
0
0
0

0
3.7
0
2.4
2.1

0
0.6
0
1.3
1.0

2.5
11.1
3.7
4.3
2.1

2.3
8.4
8.2
4.1
4.2

4.5
13.8
10.6
9.6
4.4

0.1
6.9
2.7
2.4
1.7

2.4
3.0
2.3
2.6
8.2

2.9
10.1
7.9
9.8
4.6

3.7
13.3
4.2
5.3
2.3

2.2
11.3
11.2
4.8
2.2

5.0
15.1
11.5
9.5
4.3

10,000–10,999
11,000–11,999
12,000–12,999
13,000–13,999
14,000–14,999

1.7
0.9
2.5
1.4
1.5

2.1
2.8
4.7
4.7
3.0

4.3
4.4
3.5
2.8
3.6

0
0.6
1.4
0.3
0.5

1.9
1.8
0
3.6
3.1

1.8
4.8
2.7
2.5
3.9

2.7
1.1
3.1
2.0
2.0

2.2
3.3
6.9
5.2
2.9

5.4
4.3
3.9
2.9
3.5

2.0
1.2
2.8
2.2
3.3

1.6
6.1
9.0
4.3
6.4

8.2
3.4
0.9
1.6
2.4

3.0
1.1
3.3
1.9
1.4

2.5
1.9
5.9
5.6
1.0

4.4
4.6
5.0
3.3
3.9

15,000–19,999
20,000–24,999
25,000–29,999
30,000–34,999
35,000–39,999

10.0
7.2
5.4
4.2
5.5

9.6
8.2
2.3
4.7
2.2

11.1
6.2
5.7
4.2
2.8

7.5
6.4
4.8
6.3
5.7

8.3
10.3
1.2
12.2
3.4

17.0
9.8
11.0
8.8
4.7

11.4
7.6
5.7
3.1
5.4

10.2
7.2
2.7
1.2
1.6

8.6
4.7
3.4
2.3
2.0

9.9
9.5
6.3
3.3
6.8

8.6
8.7
5.8
0
2.9

13.3
3.8
5.4
4.1
4.1

12.1
6.7
5.4
3.0
4.6

11.0
6.5
1.2
1.8
1.0

6.9
5.0
2.7
1.6
1.2

(Continued)

50 ¨ Income of the Population 55 or Older, 2000

Total Money Income of Aged Units

Table 3.3
Continued
Nonmarried persons
All units
Income (dollars)

55-61

62-64

Married couples
65 or
older

55-61

62-64

Total
65 or
older

55-61

Men

62-64

Women

65 or
older

55-61

62-64

65 or
older

55-61

62-64

65 or
older

Black (cont.)
40,000–44,999
45,000–49,999
50,000–54,999
55,000–59,999
60,000–64,999

5.7
3.6
3.1
2.3
1.9

3.2
3.3
3.6
0.7
3.4

2.5
1.1
1.0
0.9
0.7

7.9
4.5
6.7
4.9
2.7

5.7
3.0
9.5
2.1
4.5

5.1
3.2
1.8
1.5
2.1

4.5
3.1
1.2
0.9
1.4

2.0
3.4
0.8
0
2.9

1.4
0.2
0.6
0.6
0.2

4.4
2.9
2.1
0.5
3.5

1.8
7.2
0
0
3.1

1.8
0.3
1.7
2.1
0

4.5
3.2
0.7
1.2
0.4

2.0
1.4
1.3
0
2.8

1.2
0.1
0.2
0
0.2

65,000–69,999
70,000–74,999
75,000–99,999
100,000–149,999
150,000–199,999
200,000 or more

1.6
2.1
5.5
4.9
0.4
1.0

1.8
1.9
2.5
2.7
0.5
0

0.7
0.9
2.2
1.0
0.2
0

2.9
2.1
11.5
13.0
1.1
2.9

2.8
4.0
6.4
5.0
1.6
0

1.4
3.1
5.7
2.9
0.6
0.1

0.9
2.1
2.3
0.5
0
0

1.4
0.9
0.6
1.7
0
0

0.4
0
0.7
0.2
0
0

1.1
2.6
5.1
0.5
0
0

0
2.6
1.8
2.8
0
0

0
0
1.9
0.3
0
0

0.8
1.8
0.8
0.5
0
0.1

2.1
0
0
1.1
0
0

0.6
0
0.3
0.2
0
0

22,621

15,069

12,333

47,072

34,850

26,192

14,805

12,318

8,994

19,272

14,611

10,192

12,722

9,848

8,581

1,496

417

2,286

527

132

691

969

286

1,595

330

98

419

640

188

1,176

Median income (dollars)
Number (thousands)

Hispanic origin
Total percent

a

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

11.4
0.5
0.5
0.5
0.8

10.3
1.5
1.1
1.8
1.7

8.6
1.2
0.4
1.5
3.2

2.6
0.3
0
0
0.3

4.5
0
0
0
0

2.9
1.0
0.3
0.5
1.2

19.3
0.6
0.9
1.0
1.2

14.7
2.7
1.9
3.2
3.1

11.9
1.3
0.5
2.0
4.3

16.9
1.4
0
0.5
0.2

b
b
b
b
b

9.4
1.3
0
1.1
3.0

21.2
0.1
1.6
1.4
1.8

16.3
2.6
1.9
3.9
3.7

12.7
1.3
0.7
2.3
4.8

5,000–5,999
6,000–6,999
7,000–7,999
8,000–8,999
9,000–9,999

1.3
5.4
3.4
1.0
1.9

1.1
6.2
4.0
5.6
1.8

4.4
7.0
9.0
8.0
3.7

0
2.6
2.5
0.7
0.8

0.7
1.8
0.7
5.9
0

0.8
0.9
2.3
3.7
1.0

2.5
8.0
4.2
1.3
2.9

1.4
9.5
6.5
5.4
3.1

6.4
10.4
12.8
10.4
5.2

0.9
7.1
3.2
1.8
2.0

b
b
b
b
b

5.6
6.6
10.3
7.5
5.0

3.7
8.7
5.0
0.9
3.7

1.0
15.0
7.9
3.9
4.9

6.6
11.7
13.7
11.3
5.3

10,000–10,999
11,000–11,999
12,000–12,999
13,000–13,999
14,000–14,999

2.3
0.9
2.6
3.2
2.1

1.7
2.9
4.0
4.6
1.4

4.9
3.7
3.0
2.6
3.2

1.0
0
1.9
3.3
1.7

1.1
0.5
3.5
8.2
0

4.7
3.5
4.7
4.1
4.1

3.4
1.8
3.2
3.1
2.4

2.3
4.7
4.3
1.9
2.4

5.0
3.8
2.0
1.7
2.7

2.1
1.3
5.0
0.7
2.3

b
b
b
b
b

10.1
1.1
2.5
1.9
1.5

4.4
2.2
1.8
4.9
2.5

2.5
1.7
5.8
2.5
0

3.3
4.7
1.9
1.6
3.1

Less than 1,000
1,000–1,999
2,000–2,999
3,000–3,999
4,000–4,999

(Continued)

Income of the Population 55 or Older, 2000 ¨ 51

Total Money Income of Aged Units

Table 3.3
Continued
Nonmarried persons
All units
Income (dollars)

55-61

62-64

Married couples
65 or
older

55-61

62-64

Total
65 or
older

55-61

Men

62-64

Hispanic origin

a

65 or
older

Women

55-61

62-64

65 or
older

55-61

62-64

65 or
older

(cont.)

15,000–19,999
20,000–24,999
25,000–29,999
30,000–34,999
35,000–39,999

11.9
8.7
6.5
6.7
4.7

11.6
6.1
7.4
7.3
4.3

10.5
6.4
4.6
3.6
2.6

7.3
9.1
10.1
8.0
7.1

9.1
9.1
7.8
15.7
5.8

16.7
10.1
7.9
7.5
5.6

16.2
8.2
3.2
5.5
2.5

13.5
3.7
7.0
0.8
3.1

7.0
4.4
2.8
1.4
1.0

23.9
9.6
1.6
7.1
4.4

b
b
b
b
b

11.5
7.2
6.0
1.5
1.4

10.3
7.2
4.4
4.2
1.1

7.0
3.1
6.4
1.3
2.9

5.4
3.4
1.7
1.3
0.8

40,000–44,999
45,000–49,999
50,000–54,999
55,000–59,999
60,000–64,999

3.8
3.0
2.9
2.6
1.7

1.2
2.7
1.3
0.9
1.6

2.0
0.7
0.9
0.9
0.7

5.9
5.2
5.1
3.6
2.9

2.8
4.7
2.9
1.1
2.5

3.7
1.6
2.2
1.6
1.6

1.9
1.1
0.8
1.6
0.6

0
1.3
0
0.8
1.0

1.0
0.2
0.1
0.5
0.2

1.3
1.0
1.2
1.2
0.6

b
b
b
b
b

1.3
0
0
1.1
0

2.4
1.1
0.5
1.9
0.7

0
0
0
1.2
1.5

0.9
0.2
0.2
0.4
0.2

65,000–69,999
70,000–74,999
75,000–99,999
100,000–149,999
150,000–199,999
200,000 or more

1.8
1.4
2.9
2.2
0.7
0.8

0
1.4
3.0
0.8
0
0.8

0.3
0.2
1.7
0.7
0
0

3.5
2.6
4.8
4.3
1.4
1.1

0
1.6
6.2
1.9
0
1.9

0.7
0.5
3.6
1.0
0
0

0.3
0.3
1.1
0.2
0
0.6

0
1.2
0.7
0
0
0

0
0
0.7
0.5
0
0

0.6
0
1.7
0.5
0
0

b
b
b
b
b
b

0
0
1.9
1.2
0
0

0
0.5
0.7
0
0
1.0

0
1.8
1.1
0
0
0

0
0
0.2
0.2
0
0

19,431

14,561

10,544

32,525

28,239

19,314

12,405

9,313

8,093

14,834

b

9,926

10,381

7,590

7,818

1,041

358

1,502

497

155

540

544

203

962

235

74

243

309

129

719

Median income (dollars)
Number (thousands)

a. Persons of Hispanic origin may be of any race.
b. Fewer than 75,000 weighted cases.

52 ¨ Income of the Population 55 or Older, 2000

Total Money Income of Aged Units

Table 3.4
By Social Security beneficiary status, age, race, and Hispanic origin
White
Income (dollars)

55-61

Hispanic origin a

Black

62-64

65 or
older

55-61

62-64

Beneficiary

65 or
older

55-61

62-64

65 or
older

b

Total percent

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

Less than 1,000
1,000–1,999
2,000–2,999
3,000–3,999
4,000–4,999

0.2
0.3
0.6
0.2
1.1

0.4
0
0.9
0.8
1.5

0.2
0.2
0.3
0.5
0.8

1.4
0
0.7
0.9
3.6

1.7
0
0
0
2.4

0.3
0.1
0.9
1.3
2.5

1.7
0.1
1.5
0.8
2.6

2.4
0
2.5
0
2.0

0.1
0.3
0.6
1.0
3.2

5,000–5,999
6,000–6,999
7,000–7,999
8,000–8,999
9,000–9,999

3.0
5.0
6.2
4.3
3.8

1.6
2.3
4.5
2.7
1.9

1.4
2.9
3.7
3.9
3.8

6.7
19.6
7.6
9.1
5.1

2.0
6.5
6.0
4.3
6.6

3.4
9.9
8.0
7.8
3.8

3.8
12.5
12.5
0.5
7.7

2.5
7.8
5.5
10.1
2.9

4.8
6.2
11.1
9.0
4.6

10,000–10,999
11,000–11,999
12,000–12,999
13,000–13,999
14,000–14,999

3.0
2.4
4.6
3.0
3.6

2.3
3.9
2.9
1.9
2.5

4.6
4.1
3.3
3.4
3.1

0.4
2.6
5.2
1.4
3.8

1.7
5.2
8.2
5.8
2.9

4.8
4.8
3.5
3.1
3.8

3.4
3.4
2.3
2.9
2.5

1.9
4.6
8.1
6.3
0

5.2
4.2
3.3
3.2
4.1

15,000–19,999
20,000–24,999
25,000–29,999
30,000–34,999
35,000–39,999

10.5
9.4
6.3
4.9
3.8

8.6
8.5
8.1
6.3
4.9

13.5
10.9
8.4
6.2
4.3

4.1
6.2
1.0
2.0
5.1

11.9
9.6
1.6
6.0
2.1

11.5
6.7
5.4
4.6
2.7

11.1
7.6
5.6
5.2
1.8

10.0
2.9
8.6
7.7
2.1

12.3
7.5
4.9
3.9
2.5

40,000–44,999
45,000–49,999
50,000–54,999
55,000–59,999
60,000–64,999

4.0
2.6
3.3
1.7
1.9

5.9
3.8
3.6
2.8
2.9

3.3
2.8
2.0
1.5
1.2

4.9
0
5.1
0
0

3.2
0.9
5.1
0
2.4

2.6
1.1
0.8
0.8
0.6

2.0
0.9
3.3
0
0

0.3
4.5
2.2
0
0

1.9
0.8
1.0
0.6
0.5
(Continued)

Income of the Population 55 or Older, 2000 ¨ 53

Total Money Income of Aged Units

Table 3.4
Continued
White
Income (dollars)

55-61

62-64

65 or
older

55-61

62-64

Beneficiary
65,000–69,999
70,000–74,999
75,000–99,999
100,000–149,999
150,000–199,999
200,000 or more
Median income (dollars)
Number (thousands)

Hispanic origin a

Black

b

65 or
older

55-61

62-64

65 or
older

(cont.)

1.3
2.0
3.5
2.4
1.0
0

1.8
1.5
5.4
4.1
0.5
1.2

1.2
1.0
3.3
2.8
1.0
0.6

0
1.3
1.6
0
0.7
0

0
0
1.7
1.2
0.9
0

0.9
1.1
2.1
0.8
0.2
0

1.2
1.0
1.5
0.9
0
0

0
0
5.3
0
0
0

0.3
0.1
2.1
0.6
0
0

19,397

26,628

20,214

9,023

14,215

12,697

12,025

13,003

12,087

1,282

1,859

20,226

273

227

2,003

152

155

1,155

Nonbeneficiary
Total percent

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

Less than 1,000
1,000–1,999
2,000–2,999
3,000–3,999
4,000–4,999

4.1
0.8
0.4
0.6
0.6

5.4
1.0
0.8
1.0
0.6

23.4
1.5
2.4
2.9
1.9

7.9
1.5
1.0
1.1
0.7

15.5
0
2.2
1.8
0

28.9
2.0
4.2
1.8
2.0

13.0
0.6
0.3
0.5
0.4

16.3
2.7
0
3.2
1.5

37.0
4.1
0
3.3
3.3

5,000–5,999
6,000–6,999
7,000–7,999
8,000–8,999
9,000–9,999

0.6
1.9
0.7
1.0
0.8

0.8
2.3
1.1
1.0
0.6

1.7
4.1
2.6
3.5
2.0

0.8
5.3
1.3
1.4
0.5

1.1
7.4
5.1
2.6
0

1.2
8.6
2.7
1.5
0.6

0.9
4.2
1.8
1.1
0.9

0
4.9
2.8
2.2
0.8

2.9
9.5
2.2
4.4
0.6

10,000–10,999
11,000–11,999
12,000–12,999
13,000–13,999
14,000–14,999

1.0
0.4
1.2
0.9
0.7

1.3
0.8
0.8
1.3
1.2

2.5
1.5
2.1
1.2
1.9

2.0
0.6
1.9
1.4
1.0

2.5
0
0.7
3.4
3.0

0.8
1.4
3.5
0
2.4

2.1
0.5
2.6
3.3
2.0

1.6
1.5
0.8
3.3
2.4

3.8
2.2
1.9
0.4
0
(Continued)

54 ¨ Income of the Population 55 or Older, 2000

Total Money Income of Aged Units

Table 3.4
Continued
White
Income (dollars)

55-61

Hispanic origin a

Black

62-64

65 or
older

55-61

62-64

65 or
older

55-61

62-64

65 or
older

Nonbeneficiary (cont.)
15,000–19,999
20,000–24,999
25,000–29,999
30,000–34,999
35,000–39,999

5.4
5.0
5.4
6.3
5.3

6.5
6.0
6.6
7.3
5.6

5.9
4.7
2.9
6.4
3.9

11.4
7.4
6.3
4.7
5.6

6.8
6.5
3.0
3.1
2.2

8.3
2.7
7.7
1.9
3.7

12.1
8.8
6.6
6.9
5.2

12.9
8.5
6.4
6.9
5.9

4.5
2.8
3.6
2.7
2.9

40,000–44,999
45,000–49,999
50,000–54,999
55,000–59,999
60,000–64,999

4.8
4.5
4.8
3.7
3.7

4.4
4.0
4.1
4.7
3.4

2.9
1.6
1.9
2.0
1.4

5.9
4.4
2.7
2.9
2.3

3.1
6.0
1.7
1.4
4.6

1.7
1.0
2.0
1.2
2.1

4.2
3.4
2.8
3.0
2.0

1.9
1.4
0.6
1.6
2.8

2.1
0.3
0.4
2.1
1.1

4.2
3.2
11.7
9.7
2.8
3.7

2.1
2.5
5.8
9.4
3.6
4.0

1.5
1.1
2.1
3.5
1.3
1.7

1.9
2.3
6.4
6.0
0.3
1.3

4.0
4.1
3.4
4.6
0
0

0
0
3.1
3.0
0
0

1.9
1.4
3.1
2.4
0.8
1.0

0
2.4
1.4
1.5
0
1.4

0
0.4
0.5
0.9
0
0

47,058

38,285

11,472

26,050

17,562

7,375

21,067

15,353

5,682

9,156

1,609

1,885

1,223

190

283

889

203

347

65,000–69,999
70,000–74,999
75,000–99,999
100,000–149,999
150,000–199,999
200,000 or more
Median income (dollars)
Number (thousands)

a. Persons of Hispanic origin may be of any race.
b. Social Security beneficiaries may be receiving retired-worker benefits, dependents’ or survivors’ benefits, disability benefits, transitionally insured benefits, or special age-72 benefits.

Income of the Population 55 or Older, 2000 ¨ 55

Total Money Income of Units 65 or Older

Table 3.5
By quintiles of Social Security benefits and marital status
All units

Married couples

Nonmarried persons

First

Second

Third

Fourth

Fifth

First

Second

Third

Fourth

Fifth

First

Second

Third

Fourth

Fifth

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

Less than 1,000
1,000–1,999
2,000–2,999
3,000–3,999
4,000–4,999
5,000–5,999
6,000–6,999
7,000–7,999
8,000–8,999
9,000–9,999

0.7
0.9
1.7
2.9
5.0
7.9
18.2
12.6
4.7
3.6

0.1
0
0
0
0
0
0
8.8
18.1
16.6

0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0

0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0

0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0

0.2
0.6
0.3
0.5
0.3
0.9
2.1
2.0
2.9
3.0

0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0.1

0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0

0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0

0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0

1.0
1.3
2.8
4.8
8.7
13.5
15.5
8.5
4.9
3.7

0.1
0
0
0
0.1
0
14.1
24.5
16.8
5.3

0.1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
11.7
20.6

0
0
0
0
0
0.1
0
0
0
0

0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0

10,000–10,999
11,000–11,999
12,000–12,999
13,000–13,999
14,000–14,999
15,000–19,999
20,000–24,999
25,000–29,999
30,000–34,999
35,000–39,999

2.6
2.6
1.9
2.1
2.0
8.0
5.4
4.0
2.4
1.6

5.8
3.9
2.8
3.9
3.0
11.1
7.1
4.8
3.8
2.1

13.4
12.7
10.1
3.9
4.2
16.9
10.9
7.2
4.8
3.2

0
0
1.0
7.0
6.8
22.8
14.8
10.3
7.8
5.0

0
0
0
0.1
0
7.6
13.8
14.0
11.4
8.5

4.9
4.3
2.6
1.8
1.6
10.0
8.1
10.2
9.3
4.8

0.3
4.2
4.5
8.6
9.0
13.1
9.9
7.6
6.4
5.9

0
0.1
0
0.2
0.8
26.5
15.9
12.4
9.7
6.2

0
0
0.1
0
0
11.3
15.0
16.1
12.2
9.1

0
0
0
0
0
0.1
11.9
11.0
11.8
9.4

2.5
2.4
1.5
2.7
2.0
8.1
5.1
2.9
1.4
1.1

3.6
3.0
3.0
3.3
2.3
8.4
5.1
3.1
2.2
0.9

16.6
5.3
3.3
3.3
4.3
14.2
7.7
4.3
2.6
1.5

12.9
18.7
8.2
5.0
4.4
18.5
13.1
6.2
3.5
2.7

0
0
8.0
7.2
6.5
21.2
15.1
11.8
6.6
3.5

40,000–44,999
45,000–49,999
50,000–54,999
55,000–59,999
60,000–64,999
65,000–69,999
70,000–74,999
75,000–99,999
100,000–149,999
150,000–199,999
200,000 or more

1.4
1.1
1.1
0.3
0.9
0.6
0.5
1.8
1.1
0.3
0.1

1.3
1.3
0.6
0.4
0.5
0.6
0.6
1.5
0.8
0.2
0

2.3
1.7
1.1
1.1
0.6
0.7
0.8
2.3
1.3
0.5
0.3

4.7
2.9
2.4
2.4
1.2
1.3
1.2
3.7
2.8
1.1
0.7

6.1
6.2
4.4
3.2
2.6
2.4
2.0
6.3
7.1
2.5
1.7

4.2
3.8
2.6
1.8
2.5
1.7
1.9
6.6
2.9
1.3
0.5

6.6
3.9
2.8
2.8
1.3
1.7
1.3
4.9
2.7
1.7
0.6

4.8
4.3
3.0
2.8
1.6
0.8
1.7
3.6
3.7
0.9
1.3

6.6
5.8
3.6
2.6
1.7
2.3
1.6
4.3
4.2
2.1
1.3

6.5
6.5
5.2
3.9
3.3
2.9
2.7
7.8
11.3
3.5
2.4

0.8
0.8
0.8
0.3
0.6
0.3
0.4
0.7
0.8
0
0.1

1.0
0.8
0.2
0.1
0.2
0.5
0.1
1.0
0.5
0
0

1.0
0.7
0.3
0.5
0.3
0.3
0.4
0.8
0
0.2
0

1.1
1.0
0.9
0.2
0.3
0.3
0.2
1.2
1.1
0.1
0.1

3.0
2.2
1.9
1.9
1.3
1.3
1.0
3.8
2.4
0.9
0.3

Median income (dollars)

7,954

11,122

16,382

24,255

37,056

26,851

24,973

27,779

33,034

44,549

7,143

8,578

11,178

15,106

22,163

Number (thousands)

4,555

4,188

5,196

4,313

4,556

1,923

1,803

1,891

1,943

1,870

2,526

2,831

2,718

2,635

2,669

Income (dollars)
Total percent

NOTE: Social Security includes retired-worker benefits, dependents’ or survivors’ benefits, disability benefits, transitionally insured benefits, or special age-72 benefits. Social Security quintile
limits are $7,415, $10,003, $12,731, and $17,210 for all units; $11,387, $14,867, $17,772, and $21,077 for married couples; and $6,439, $8,449, $10,163, and $12,319 for nonmarried
persons.

56 ¨ Income of the Population 55 or Older, 2000

Total Money Income of Units 65 or Older

Table 3.6
Number receiving income from retirement benefits, earnings, and assets, and median income, by marital status
All units
Earnings
Retirement benefits

Total

Yes

Married couples
Income from
assets

No

Yes

Earnings
No

Total

Yes

Nonmarried persons
Income from
assets

No

Yes

Income from
assets

Earnings
No

Total

Yes

No

Yes

No

Number of recipient units (thousands)
Total
No benefit
One benefit
Social Security only a
Private pension or annuity only
Government employee
pension only b
Railroad Retirement only
Two benefits
Social Security and federal
pension only
Social Security and Railroad
Retirement, state/local, or
military pension only
Social Security and private
pension only
Other combination
Three or more benefit types

25,230

5,675

19,555

14,985

10,245

10,300

3,738

6,562

7,148

3,152

14,930

1,937

12,993

7,837

7,093

1,784

687

1,097

572

1,212

621

406

215

311

310

1,163

281

882

262

901

13,661
13,069
196

2,961
2,824
79

10,700
10,245
117

7,072
6,657
123

6,589
6,412
73

4,672
4,447
88

1,848
1,764
49

2,824
2,683
38

2,889
2,718
62

1,784
1,729
25

8,989
8,621
108

1,113
1,060
30

7,876
7,562
78

4,184
3,938
61

4,806
4,683
47

296
102

55
4

241
98

222
70

73
31

97
40

33
1

64
39

75
32

21
8

199
61

21
2

177
59

147
38

52
23

9,212

1,901

7,311

6,844

2,369

4,597

1,386

3,211

3,593

1,005

4,615

515

4,100

3,251

1,364

723

122

601

559

164

333

78

255

255

77

390

44

346

303

87

1,833

445

1,388

1,389

443

895

329

566

716

178

938

116

821

673

265

6,485
177

1,303
31

5,182
146

4,750
152

1,736
26

3,264
108

952
27

2,312
81

2,536
87

728
20

3,221
70

351
4

2,870
65

2,214
64

1,007
5

572

126

446

497

75

410

99

311

356

54

162

27

135

141

22

(Continued)

Income of the Population 55 or Older, 2000 ¨ 57

Total Money Income of Units 65 or Older

Table 3.6
Continued
All units
Earnings
Retirement benefits

Yes

Total

Married couples
Income from
assets

No

Yes

Earnings
No

Total

Yes

Nonmarried persons
Income from
assets

No

Yes

Income from
assets

Earnings
No

Total

Yes

No

Yes

No

Median total money income (dollars)
Total

18,778

38,785

15,350

25,971

11,534

31,188

46,803

25,834

37,246

21,270

12,715

26,346

11,693

17,772

9,288

6,926

34,130

549

29,154

4,478

25,230

50,262

3,757

53,492

11,527

3,956

22,241

197

8,043

2,456

One benefit
Social Security only a
Private pension or annuity only
Government employee
pension only b
Railroad Retirement only

13,551
13,283
15,326

33,268
32,655
42,588

11,562
11,398
11,412

18,618
18,187
27,355

10,111
10,055
c

23,552
23,145
31,132

42,345
41,765
c

18,234
18,069
c

28,959
28,569
c

17,421
17,358
c

10,589
10,440
12,022

23,413
22,774
c

9,978
9,872
10,756

13,644
13,350
c

8,851
8,817
c

30,715
18,200

c
c

27,834
17,802

34,480
c

c
c

36,956
c

c
c

c
c

53,349
c

c
c

28,412
c

c
c

26,828
c

32,661
c

c
c

Two benefits
Social Security and federal
pension only
Social Security and Railroad
Retirement, state/local, or
military pension only
Social Security and private
pension only
Other combination

27,632

44,980

24,611

30,959

20,647

36,852

50,697

32,843

40,420

28,004

20,124

31,821

19,387

22,331

15,776

28,900

57,926

25,713

30,551

23,394

40,375

62,388

35,003

42,173

31,906

21,598

c

20,868

22,361

19,697

30,578

51,025

26,619

34,814

21,980

43,887

57,877

38,460

49,099

27,202

22,955

38,991

21,482

25,232

18,589

26,391
44,471

43,273
c

23,885
44,440

29,606
45,630

19,612
c

34,885
64,898

48,420
c

31,689
71,743

37,699
74,735

27,820
c

19,203
c

29,645
c

18,614
c

21,370
c

15,169
c

Three or more benefit types

43,739

55,733

41,632

46,246

29,685

48,485

56,971

44,962

51,996

c

30,115

c

28,991

32,863

c

No benefit

a. Social Security includes retired-worker benefits, dependents’ or survivors’ benefits, disability benefits, transitionally insured benefits, or special age-72 benefits.
b. Includes federal, state, local, and military pensions.
c. Fewer than 75,000 weighted cases.

58 ¨ Income of the Population 55 or Older, 2000

Total Money Income
of Nonmarried Persons 65 or Older
Table 3.7
By sex and marital status
Nonmarried men

Nonmarried women

Total a

Widowed

Never married

Divorced

Total a

Widowed

Never married

Divorced

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

Less than 1,000
1,000–1,999
2,000–2,999
3,000–3,999
4,000–4,999
5,000–5,999
6,000–6,999
7,000–7,999
8,000–8,999
9,000–9,999

3.5
0.6
0.8
0.9
1.0
1.8
3.7
5.5
4.7
5.2

3.2
0.3
1.1
0.7
1.0
1.6
3.1
5.3
4.2
4.8

3.5
2.3
0.8
2.5
2.0
3.7
7.8
6.8
5.2
4.0

2.3
0.3
0.4
0.4
0.8
1.0
2.8
5.1
4.0
7.1

3.5
0.3
0.8
1.3
2.0
2.8
6.8
6.8
7.4
5.8

3.5
0.3
0.6
1.0
1.9
2.7
6.2
6.7
7.6
6.0

5.3
0.4
2.2
3.7
0.7
4.1
6.9
6.3
6.3
6.5

2.5
0.4
0.9
1.2
2.7
1.9
8.4
8.6
5.7
4.3

10,000–10,999
11,000–11,999
12,000–12,999
13,000–13,999
14,000–14,999
15,000–19,999
20,000–24,999
25,000–29,999
30,000–34,999
35,000–39,999

6.5
3.8
3.4
3.2
3.4
12.7
11.0
6.9
4.9
2.8

7.7
3.9
2.8
4.0
3.7
14.8
11.8
6.3
3.6
2.8

4.3
3.6
2.0
2.2
4.5
8.3
5.4
5.0
8.1
4.5

6.0
4.8
5.1
1.9
2.4
12.4
12.5
8.6
3.9
2.0

6.6
5.9
4.9
4.3
3.8
13.3
7.8
4.9
3.0
1.8

7.4
6.6
5.1
4.3
4.0
13.3
8.1
4.9
2.9
1.5

4.7
2.7
3.4
4.0
1.8
12.2
6.4
4.1
4.4
4.3

2.9
4.2
4.8
4.0
3.9
14.6
7.2
5.9
3.1
2.7

2.5
1.4
1.2
1.3
0.9
0.5
0.6
2.6
1.8
0.4
0.6

2.8
1.2
1.2
1.1
0.7
0.3
0.7
2.7
1.7
0.5
0.3

3.0
0.7
0.9
1.8
1.1
1.0
0.8
2.9
0.9
0.2
0.4

2.2
2.5
1.5
1.6
1.2
0.5
0.4
2.6
2.1
0.4
1.0

1.2
1.0
0.7
0.4
0.4
0.5
0.3
1.0
0.6
0.1
0

1.0
0.9
0.5
0.4
0.3
0.4
0.2
0.9
0.5
0.1
0

1.8
0.1
0.7
0.9
0.2
1.7
1.0
1.6
0.9
0.5
0.2

1.8
1.8
1.1
0.6
1.1
0.5
0.6
1.4
1.2
0.2
0

15,682

15,827

13,684

16,787

12,035

11,957

12,124

13,284

3,933

2,072

600

930

10,997

8,528

702

1,395

Income (dollars)
Total percent

40,000–44,999
45,000–49,999
50,000–54,999
55,000–59,999
60,000–64,999
65,000–69,999
70,000–74,999
75,000–99,999
100,000–149,999
150,000–199,999
200,000 or more
Median income (dollars)
Number (thousands)

a. Includes persons who are separated or married but living apart from their spouse.

Income of the Population 55 or Older, 2000 ¨ 59