Family Income

Family Income of Aged Units
Table 2.1
Percentage distribution, by marital status, sex of nonmarried persons, and age, 2004
Aged 65 or older
Family income (dollars)

Aged 55–61

Aged 62–64

Total

65–69

70–74

75–79

80 or older

All units
Total percent

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

2.3
0.4
0.5
0.4
0.5

2.1
0.5
0.4
0.6
0.5

1.5
0.2
0.2
0.5
0.6

1.7
0.1
0.2
0.6
0.6

1.5
0.3
0.1
0.5
0.5

1.7
0.1
0.1
0.3
0.6

1.3
0.2
0.5
0.4
0.7

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

0.6
1.1
1.1
0.7
1.2

0.7
1.4
1.8
0.9
1.8

0.9
1.6
2.3
1.8
2.7

0.9
1.4
2.4
1.1
2.2

0.5
1.5
2.5
2.0
2.6

0.9
1.3
1.9
2.1
2.7

1.2
2.1
2.4
2.1
3.3

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

1.0
0.8
0.9
0.8
0.9

1.5
1.0
1.5
1.3
1.4

3.0
2.8
3.2
2.6
2.4

1.5
1.8
2.2
1.8
1.8

2.4
2.4
2.7
2.0
2.0

3.4
3.1
3.8
3.3
2.9

4.6
3.7
4.2
3.4
3.0

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

4.6
5.7
5.6
5.3
4.5

6.6
6.6
6.4
5.6
5.2

11.6
10.1
7.5
6.4
5.5

8.5
8.3
7.0
7.0
5.6

10.8
9.8
6.8
6.7
6.5

12.9
11.2
7.6
7.1
5.9

14.0
11.0
8.4
5.0
4.3

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

4.7
4.4
4.5
3.4
3.8

4.4
4.0
3.9
4.8
4.0

4.2
3.3
3.1
2.6
2.3

4.6
4.3
3.9
3.3
3.1

5.0
4.1
2.7
2.9
2.4

3.8
2.7
3.2
2.2
2.3

3.6
2.3
2.6
2.1
1.6

3.0
3.3
12.9
12.8
4.7
3.7

3.2
2.9
10.6
8.2
3.4
2.9

2.1
1.7
5.6
4.8
1.5
1.2

2.9
2.4
7.7
6.3
2.8
2.1

2.5
1.9
6.2
5.8
1.2
1.4

1.7
1.4
4.7
3.4
1.0
0.8

1.4
1.3
4.0
3.8
1.0
0.5

Median income (dollars)

51,440

42,600

26,024

34,391

29,090

23,912

21,271

Number (thousands)

15,772

4,990

26,865

7,078

5,999

5,827

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

7,960
(Continued)

Income of the Population 55 or Older, 2004 ♦ 35

Family Income of Aged Units
Table 2.1
Percentage distribution, by marital status, sex of nonmarried persons, and age, 2004— Continued
Aged 65 or older
Family income (dollars)

Aged 55–61

Aged 62–64

Total

65–69

70–74

75–79

80 or older

Married couples
Total percent

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

1.1
0.1
0.3
0.2
0.1

1.1
0.4
0.1
0.1
0.3

0.9
0.1
0
0.2
0.3

1.1
0
0
0.3
0.5

0.9
0.3
0
0.1
0.1

0.7
0.1
0
0.1
0.1

0.7
0.1
0
0.2
0.2

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

0.3
0.2
0.3
0.1
0.5

0.1
0.6
0.5
0.2
0.4

0.1
0.2
0.4
0.3
0.4

0.1
0.2
0.4
0.2
0.3

0.1
0.2
0.2
0.2
0.5

0.1
0.1
0.4
0.7
0.3

0.3
0.1
0.7
0.2
0.8

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

0.5
0.3
0.5
0.2
0.5

0.7
0.3
0.3
0.5
0.8

0.6
0.9
0.9
1.3
1.0

0.4
0.6
0.5
1.1
0.8

0.7
1.0
0.9
0.6
0.7

0.9
1.3
1.4
1.9
1.1

0.6
0.9
1.0
1.8
1.7

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

2.2
3.0
3.5
3.7
3.4

4.9
5.4
4.6
4.9
4.8

8.9
10.8
9.4
8.9
7.4

6.4
7.3
6.3
8.0
6.3

8.8
10.4
8.3
8.2
8.3

10.4
13.7
10.6
11.0
7.8

11.6
14.1
14.5
8.7
7.5

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

4.3
4.0
4.9
4.0
4.2

4.8
4.3
5.0
6.3
4.0

5.5
4.6
4.3
3.9
3.2

5.0
5.2
4.7
4.6
3.7

6.7
5.6
3.6
3.9
3.3

5.6
3.9
4.7
3.3
3.0

4.8
3.2
4.0
3.4
2.6

3.5
4.3
17.2
19.1
7.6
6.0

4.3
4.1
14.4
11.7
5.7
4.5

2.8
2.4
8.1
7.4
2.7
2.0

3.7
3.2
10.6
10.0
4.7
3.6

3.1
2.2
9.2
7.9
2.0
2.0

1.7
1.9
5.7
4.6
1.8
1.1

2.2
1.7
5.1
5.3
1.3
0.5

74,854

59,000

37,908

48,536

39,347

32,439

30,215

8,681

2,745

10,930

3,710

2,731

2,342

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)

2,146
(Continued)

36 ♦ Income of the Population 55 or Older, 2004

Family Income of Aged Units
Table 2.1
Percentage distribution, by marital status, sex of nonmarried persons, and age, 2004— Continued
Aged 65 or older
Family income (dollars)

Aged 55–61

Aged 62–64

Total

65–69

70–74

75–79

80 or older

Nonmarried persons
Total percent

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
0.8
0.7
1.0

3.2
0.6
0.7
1.3
0.9

2.0
0.2
0.4
0.7
0.8

2.3
0.2
0.3
0.9
0.7

2.0
0.2
0.2
0.8
0.8

2.3
0.1
0.2
0.5
0.9

1.6
0.2
0.6
0.6
0.8

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

1.0
2.2
2.1
1.3
2.0

1.4
2.4
3.3
1.8
3.4

1.4
2.6
3.6
2.8
4.3

1.7
2.8
4.7
2.2
4.2

0.9
2.6
4.4
3.5
4.4

1.4
2.0
2.9
2.9
4.2

1.6
2.8
3.1
2.7
4.3

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

1.7
1.4
1.5
1.6
1.4

2.6
1.9
2.9
2.2
2.1

4.7
4.1
4.9
3.6
3.4

2.7
3.0
4.0
2.5
2.9

3.8
3.5
4.2
3.3
3.0

5.1
4.3
5.5
4.2
4.1

6.1
4.7
5.3
4.0
3.5

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

7.7
9.1
8.2
7.4
5.9

8.7
8.0
8.7
6.5
5.7

13.5
9.5
6.3
4.6
4.2

10.9
9.3
7.7
5.8
4.9

12.5
9.3
5.6
5.4
5.0

14.6
9.5
5.7
4.5
4.6

14.9
9.8
6.1
3.7
3.1

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

5.3
4.9
4.1
2.6
3.3

4.0
3.5
2.5
2.9
3.9

3.4
2.4
2.3
1.7
1.7

4.2
3.3
3.0
1.8
2.3

3.6
2.7
1.9
2.0
1.6

2.7
1.9
2.2
1.4
1.9

3.1
1.9
2.1
1.6
1.2

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

2.3
2.0
7.6
5.0
1.2
0.8

1.8
1.4
5.9
3.9
0.7
1.1

1.6
1.3
3.9
3.1
0.7
0.6

2.1
1.5
4.4
2.3
0.7
0.5

1.9
1.6
3.7
4.1
0.5
0.9

1.6
1.1
4.0
2.6
0.4
0.6

1.2
1.1
3.7
3.2
0.9
0.5

30,797

26,000

18,676

21,624

19,982

18,038

17,112

7,091

2,245

15,935

3,368

3,268

3,485

Median income (dollars)
Number (thousands)

5,814
(Continued)

Income of the Population 55 or Older, 2004 ♦ 37

Family Income of Aged Units
Table 2.1
Percentage distribution, by marital status, sex of nonmarried persons, and age, 2004— Continued
Aged 65 or older
Family income (dollars)

Aged 55–61

Aged 62–64

Total

65–69

70–74

75–79

80 or older

Nonmarried persons (cont.)
Men
Total percent

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

4.2
0.8
0.6
0.4
1.0

3.3
0.8
0.7
1.8
1.1

2.1
0.3
0.2
0.4
0.4

2.4
0.4
0
0.2
0.5

2.1
0.6
0.3
0.8
0.6

2.0
0.1
0.2
0.3
0.3

2.0
0
0.2
0.5
0.3

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

1.4
1.8
1.4
1.1
2.1

1.6
1.9
3.0
2.2
3.2

1.0
2.2
2.9
1.8
3.9

0.6
2.9
3.6
1.6
3.9

1.0
2.2
5.0
2.5
5.5

0.7
1.5
1.3
1.5
3.2

1.6
2.2
2.0
1.6
3.4

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

1.9
1.6
1.3
1.8
1.3

1.4
0.4
2.7
2.8
2.1

4.1
3.6
4.9
2.8
2.2

2.2
3.5
5.5
2.5
1.7

3.5
2.4
4.3
2.4
1.8

5.6
4.9
4.5
3.6
1.8

5.0
3.8
5.0
2.7
3.2

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

7.2
7.7
8.9
7.0
5.7

9.6
6.3
7.1
7.8
7.5

12.9
9.1
7.3
5.4
5.5

11.0
8.7
7.1
8.3
6.5

8.4
8.9
4.8
5.3
5.9

14.3
7.6
7.5
3.2
7.3

16.7
10.5
9.2
4.3
3.2

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

5.7
4.7
4.1
2.2
3.1

3.2
2.9
2.3
3.1
3.0

4.3
3.1
1.8
1.8
1.9

3.8
3.9
2.3
1.8
2.1

5.1
3.5
1.3
3.2
2.1

3.1
2.7
1.8
1.0
2.8

5.1
2.3
1.6
1.4
1.1
(Continued)

38 ♦ Income of the Population 55 or Older, 2004

Family Income of Aged Units
Table 2.1
Percentage distribution, by marital status, sex of nonmarried persons, and age, 2004— Continued
Aged 65 or older
Family income (dollars)

Aged 55–61

Aged 62–64

Total

65–69

70–74

75–79

80 or older

Nonmarried persons (cont.)
Men (cont.)
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)

2.2
1.9
8.8
5.7
1.5
0.9

1.9
1.1
8.3
4.9
0.7
1.3

2.2
1.5
4.3
4.0
1.2
0.9

1.9
1.2
5.4
2.3
1.3
0.8

2.4
2.1
4.1
5.6
0.8
1.2

2.6
2.4
4.8
5.0
1.1
1.4

1.9
0.7
3.0
3.8
1.4
0.5

31,750

28,008

22,103

24,045

23,738

22,400

19,991

2,773

819

4,292

1,141

936

892

1,323

Women
Total percent

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

3.3
0.6
0.9
0.8
1.0

3.2
0.5
0.7
0.9
0.8

1.9
0.2
0.5
0.8
1.0

2.3
0.1
0.4
1.3
0.9

1.9
0.1
0.2
0.8
0.9

2.4
0.2
0.2
0.6
1.1

1.4
0.3
0.8
0.6
0.9

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

0.8
2.4
2.5
1.4
1.9

1.3
2.7
3.5
1.6
3.6

1.6
2.7
3.9
3.2
4.4

2.4
2.7
5.2
2.4
4.4

0.8
2.8
4.2
3.9
3.9

1.7
2.2
3.5
3.4
4.6

1.5
2.9
3.4
3.1
4.6

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

1.6
1.2
1.6
1.4
1.4

3.3
2.8
3.1
1.9
2.1

4.9
4.2
4.8
3.9
3.8

2.9
2.8
3.2
2.5
3.4

3.9
4.0
4.2
3.6
3.5

4.9
4.2
5.8
4.4
4.8

6.4
5.0
5.4
4.4
3.6

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

8.0
10.0
7.7
7.6
6.0

8.1
9.0
9.6
5.8
4.6

13.7
9.7
5.9
4.4
3.7

10.8
9.6
8.1
4.5
4.1

14.1
9.5
5.9
5.4
4.6

14.6
10.2
5.0
4.9
3.7

14.4
9.6
5.2
3.5
3.0
(Continued)

Income of the Population 55 or Older, 2004 ♦ 39

Family Income of Aged Units
Table 2.1
Percentage distribution, by marital status, sex of nonmarried persons, and age, 2004— Continued
Aged 65 or older
Family income (dollars)

Aged 55–61

Aged 62–64

Total

65–69

70–74

75–79

80 or older

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

5.0
5.0
4.1
2.9
3.4

4.5
3.9
2.6
2.8
4.4

3.0
2.1
2.4
1.7
1.6

4.4
3.0
3.3
1.8
2.5

3.1
2.4
2.1
1.6
1.4

2.5
1.7
2.3
1.5
1.6

2.5
1.8
2.2
1.7
1.3

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

2.3
2.1
6.8
4.5
1.1
0.7

1.8
1.6
4.5
3.4
0.7
0.9

1.4
1.2
3.7
2.7
0.5
0.5

2.1
1.6
3.9
2.3
0.5
0.4

1.7
1.4
3.5
3.5
0.3
0.7

1.3
0.7
3.7
1.8
0.1
0.3

0.9
1.3
3.8
3.1
0.7
0.5

30,298

25,599

17,618

20,800

18,603

16,429

16,304

4,317

1,427

11,643

2,227

2,332

2,592

4,492

Median income (dollars)
Number (thousands)

40 ♦ Income of the Population 55 or Older, 2004

Family Income of Aged Units
Table 2.2
Percentage distribution of Social Security beneficiary units, by marital status, sex of nonmarried persons, and age, 2004
Aged 65 or older
Family income (dollars)

Aged 55–61

Aged 62–64

Total

65–69

70–74

75–79

80 or older

All beneficiary units
Total percent

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
0.1
0.1
0.5
0.6

0.2
0.3
0.2
0.5
0.8

0.1
0.1
0.2
0.4
0.5

0.1
0.1
0.1
0.4
0.4

0
0.1
0.1
0.4
0.5

0.1
0.1
0.1
0.2
0.4

0.1
0.1
0.4
0.4
0.5

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

0.8
3.0
3.4
2.0
2.9

0.6
1.9
2.3
1.5
2.7

0.9
1.4
2.5
1.9
2.8

0.8
1.3
2.6
1.2
2.1

0.5
1.2
2.8
2.2
2.6

0.8
1.1
2.0
2.0
2.8

1.2
1.9
2.4
2.2
3.4

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

2.1
2.2
2.5
2.7
2.8

2.1
1.7
2.2
2.1
2.2

3.2
3.0
3.5
2.8
2.6

1.5
2.0
2.4
2.0
1.9

2.4
2.5
2.9
2.2
2.0

3.5
3.2
4.1
3.4
3.0

4.8
4.0
4.4
3.6
3.2

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

8.0
8.3
7.5
6.2
4.9

9.6
8.5
7.6
6.1
5.8

12.3
10.4
7.8
6.5
5.7

9.2
8.4
7.3
7.3
6.2

11.1
10.4
6.9
6.9
6.7

13.7
11.8
8.0
7.3
6.0

14.7
11.2
8.6
4.9
4.4

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

3.6
4.3
4.7
3.3
3.6

4.4
3.6
4.0
4.7
3.2

4.2
3.4
3.0
2.6
2.3

4.6
4.4
3.6
3.5
3.3

5.0
4.1
2.8
2.8
2.4

3.7
2.9
3.3
2.1
2.2

3.6
2.3
2.5
2.1
1.6

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

3.3
1.5
8.1
4.1
2.1
0.7

3.1
2.2
7.8
5.5
1.4
1.2

2.1
1.6
5.4
4.6
1.4
1.1

3.1
2.3
7.1
6.1
2.8
1.8

2.4
1.7
6.2
5.7
1.1
1.3

1.6
1.3
4.6
3.1
0.9
0.8

1.4
1.2
4.1
3.5
0.8
0.5

30,003

31,736

25,880

34,383

29,198

23,899

21,183

2,016

2,316

23,936

5,934

5,391

5,310

Median income (dollars)
Number (thousands)

7,301
(Continued)

Income of the Population 55 or Older, 2004 ♦ 41

Family Income of Aged Units
Table 2.2
Percentage distribution of Social Security beneficiary units, by marital status, sex of nonmarried persons, and age, 2004—Continued
Aged 65 or older
Family income (dollars)

Aged 55–61

Aged 62–64

Total

65–69

70–74

75–79

80 or older

Beneficiary married couples
Total percent

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
0
0.1
0.3
0.1

0.1
0
0
0
0.3

0
0
0
0.1
0.1

0.1
0
0
0.2
0.1

0
0.1
0
0.1
0.1

0
0.1
0
0
0.1

0
0
0
0
0

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

0.5
1.3
1.0
0.1
0.4

0.1
0.5
0.6
0.4
0.6

0.1
0.1
0.4
0.3
0.4

0.1
0.1
0.4
0.2
0.3

0
0
0.3
0.2
0.4

0.1
0.1
0.5
0.5
0.4

0.3
0
0.6
0.2
0.6

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

1.2
0.9
1.6
0.5
1.7

0.7
0.6
0.5
1.1
1.1

0.5
0.9
0.9
1.3
1.0

0.3
0.7
0.5
1.2
0.8

0.6
1.0
1.0
0.6
0.7

0.6
0.9
1.4
1.8
1.1

0.4
1.0
1.0
1.9
1.9

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

6.8
5.5
6.8
7.3
6.4

7.2
8.2
7.2
6.0
6.7

9.1
11.3
9.8
9.1
7.8

6.7
7.4
6.6
8.1
7.0

8.5
11.0
8.6
8.7
8.8

10.6
14.2
11.1
11.3
7.9

12.1
14.4
15.1
8.9
7.8

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

4.8
5.7
7.1
4.6
5.5

5.3
4.5
5.9
6.8
4.0

5.6
4.8
4.3
4.0
3.4

5.2
5.5
4.6
5.0
4.2

6.7
5.7
3.8
3.8
3.3

5.6
4.2
4.7
3.3
3.0

4.9
3.0
3.9
3.5
2.6

5.1
2.1
12.0
6.0
3.3
1.0

4.6
3.5
10.9
8.1
2.3
2.1

3.0
2.3
7.9
7.1
2.6
1.9

4.1
3.3
9.9
9.7
4.6
3.1

3.1
1.9
9.5
7.7
1.9
1.9

1.9
1.7
5.7
4.5
1.7
1.2

2.4
1.7
5.2
5.1
0.9
0.6

47,341

47,590

37,836

48,402

39,481

32,558

30,318

1,037

1,242

9,848

3,173

2,505

2,179

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)

1,991
(Continued)

42 ♦ Income of the Population 55 or Older, 2004

Family Income of Aged Units
Table 2.2
Percentage distribution of Social Security beneficiary units, by marital status, sex of nonmarried persons, and age, 2004—Continued
Aged 65 or older
Family income (dollars)

Aged 55–61

Aged 62–64

Total

65–69

70–74

75–79

80 or older

Beneficiary nonmarried persons
Total percent

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
0.2
0.1
0.8
1.0

0.3
0.8
0.5
1.0
1.5

0.1
0.2
0.3
0.6
0.7

0.2
0.2
0.2
0.7
0.8

0
0.1
0.1
0.6
0.9

0.1
0.1
0.2
0.4
0.7

0.2
0.2
0.5
0.5
0.7

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

1.1
4.9
6.0
4.0
5.5

1.2
3.5
4.2
2.8
5.1

1.4
2.4
3.9
3.0
4.4

1.6
2.6
5.1
2.4
4.2

0.9
2.3
5.0
3.9
4.6

1.3
1.7
3.1
3.1
4.5

1.5
2.6
3.1
2.9
4.4

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

3.0
3.7
3.5
5.0
4.0

3.7
3.0
4.1
3.3
3.4

5.1
4.4
5.3
3.9
3.6

2.9
3.4
4.5
3.0
3.2

4.0
3.7
4.7
3.5
3.2

5.6
4.7
6.0
4.5
4.3

6.5
5.1
5.7
4.3
3.7

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

9.3
11.2
8.3
5.0
3.4

12.4
8.9
8.2
6.3
4.7

14.5
9.9
6.3
4.6
4.3

12.1
9.5
8.1
6.4
5.4

13.4
9.9
5.5
5.3
4.9

15.9
10.0
5.9
4.4
4.6

15.7
9.9
6.1
3.5
3.1

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

2.4
2.9
2.2
1.8
1.5

3.3
2.6
1.9
2.3
2.1

3.2
2.4
2.1
1.6
1.6

4.0
3.2
2.4
1.7
2.4

3.5
2.7
1.9
1.9
1.5

2.4
2.0
2.3
1.2
1.6

3.1
2.0
2.0
1.6
1.2

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

1.3
0.8
3.9
2.2
0.9
0.3

1.4
0.6
4.3
2.4
0.3
0.1

1.5
1.1
3.6
2.8
0.6
0.5

2.0
1.1
3.9
2.0
0.8
0.2

1.8
1.6
3.3
3.9
0.5
0.8

1.5
1.0
3.7
2.1
0.4
0.6

1.1
1.0
3.6
2.9
0.7
0.5

18,439

19,800

18,397

21,315

19,538

17,959

16,999

979

1,075

14,088

2,761

2,886

3,131

Median income (dollars)
Number (thousands)

5,310
(Continued)

Income of the Population 55 or Older, 2004 ♦ 43

Family Income of Aged Units
Table 2.2
Percentage distribution of Social Security beneficiary units, by marital status, sex of nonmarried persons, and age, 2004—Continued
Aged 65 or older
Family income (dollars)

Aged 55–61

Aged 62–64

Total

65–69

70–74

75–79

80 or older

Beneficiary nonmarried persons (cont.)
Men
Total percent

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
0
0.4
0
0.8

0.5
1.0
0.1
0
1.6

0
0.2
0.1
0.4
0.4

0
0.4
0
0.1
0.3

0
0.5
0
0.7
0.7

0
0.1
0.3
0.3
0.3

0
0
0
0.5
0.4

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

1.4
2.8
2.9
5.5
5.5

0.6
3.4
4.0
3.2
5.1

1.1
2.1
3.0
1.8
3.9

0.7
2.6
3.3
1.6
3.5

1.1
2.2
5.6
2.8
5.4

0.6
1.2
1.5
1.6
3.5

1.8
2.3
2.1
1.4
3.3

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

2.5
6.8
3.3
4.4
3.0

1.5
0.2
3.3
4.9
3.1

4.4
4.0
5.4
3.0
2.4

2.4
4.0
6.3
3.1
2.1

3.7
2.3
4.8
2.4
1.9

6.0
5.3
4.7
3.8
2.0

5.4
4.2
5.5
2.7
3.4

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

14.0
7.2
11.3
3.0
4.9

12.1
7.8
7.8
6.8
5.8

14.1
9.4
7.6
5.5
5.8

12.7
9.0
7.5
9.3
7.0

8.7
9.6
5.0
5.6
6.0

15.4
8.2
8.4
2.9
8.0

18.1
10.5
9.0
4.2
3.1

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

3.0
3.7
2.3
1.2
1.4

4.0
2.2
2.8
3.2
2.3

4.3
3.2
1.6
1.6
1.9

3.7
4.0
1.8
1.6
2.2

4.8
3.6
1.3
3.3
2.2

2.6
3.0
2.0
0.1
2.4

5.4
2.4
1.4
1.4
1.0
(Continued)

44 ♦ Income of the Population 55 or Older, 2004

Family Income of Aged Units
Table 2.2
Percentage distribution of Social Security beneficiary units, by marital status, sex of nonmarried persons, and age, 2004—Continued
Aged 65 or older
Family income (dollars)

Aged 55–61

Aged 62–64

Total

65–69

70–74

75–79

80 or older

Beneficiary nonmarried persons (cont.)
Men (cont.)
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)

2.0
0.2
4.9
0.9
0.7
0

1.3
0.8
7.0
2.5
0.9
0

2.2
1.3
3.9
3.6
1.2
0.7

1.9
0.7
4.7
1.7
1.4
0.4

2.2
2.0
4.1
5.5
0.9
0.8

2.5
2.3
4.0
4.4
1.1
1.4

2.1
0.5
3.0
3.3
1.2
0.5

18,439

23,714

21,626

23,699

23,937

21,231

19,519

344

393

3,749

933

835

796

1,185

Women
Total percent

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
0.3
0
1.2
1.2

0.2
0.6
0.7
1.6
1.4

0.2
0.1
0.4
0.6
0.9

0.3
0.2
0.3
0.9
1.0

0
0
0.1
0.6
1.0

0.2
0.1
0.1
0.4
0.8

0.2
0.2
0.6
0.6
0.7

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

0.9
6.0
7.7
3.2
5.5

1.5
3.6
4.2
2.5
5.1

1.5
2.4
4.2
3.5
4.7

2.1
2.6
6.0
2.8
4.6

0.8
2.3
4.7
4.3
4.3

1.5
1.9
3.6
3.6
4.9

1.4
2.7
3.4
3.3
4.8

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

3.3
2.0
3.6
5.3
4.5

4.9
4.7
4.6
2.3
3.5

5.3
4.6
5.3
4.3
4.1

3.1
3.2
3.6
2.9
3.7

4.2
4.3
4.6
4.0
3.8

5.4
4.5
6.4
4.7
5.1

6.8
5.4
5.7
4.7
3.8

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

6.8
13.4
6.7
6.1
2.5

12.6
9.6
8.3
5.9
4.1

14.7
10.0
5.9
4.3
3.7

11.8
9.7
8.5
4.9
4.6

15.2
10.0
5.6
5.2
4.4

16.1
10.6
5.0
5.0
3.5

15.0
9.8
5.3
3.2
3.2
(Continued)

Income of the Population 55 or Older, 2004 ♦ 45

Family Income of Aged Units
Table 2.2
Percentage distribution of Social Security beneficiary units, by marital status, sex of nonmarried persons, and age, 2004—Continued
Aged 65 or older
Family income (dollars)

Aged 55–61

Aged 62–64

Total

65–69

70–74

75–79

80 or older

Beneficiary nonmarried persons (cont.)
Women (cont.)
40,000–44,999
45,000–49,999
50,000–54,999
55,000–59,999
60,000–64,999

2.0
2.4
2.1
2.1
1.5

2.9
2.8
1.3
1.7
2.0

2.8
2.1
2.4
1.6
1.5

4.1
2.8
2.7
1.7
2.4

3.0
2.3
2.2
1.4
1.3

2.3
1.6
2.5
1.6
1.3

2.4
1.9
2.2
1.7
1.3

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

0.9
1.1
3.4
2.9
1.0
0.5

1.4
0.5
2.8
2.3
0
0.2

1.2
1.1
3.5
2.4
0.4
0.5

2.0
1.3
3.5
2.1
0.4
0.2

1.7
1.4
3.0
3.2
0.3
0.8

1.1
0.5
3.6
1.3
0.1
0.4

0.7
1.2
3.8
2.8
0.6
0.4

19,031

18,800

17,316

20,262

18,297

16,429

16,170

635

681

10,339

1,828

2,051

2,335

4,125

Median income (dollars)
Number (thousands)

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

46 ♦ Income of the Population 55 or Older, 2004