Recovery Tracker

How Much Stimulus Funding is Going to Your County?

District of Columbia

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Check the chart below to compare unemployment and per capita spending among counties. Click on your county to find projects in your area. Data last updated on September 2012.

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U.S. District of Columbia
Population 308,745,538 601,723
Total recovery funding $522,082,377,600 $6,370,081,773
Funding per Capita $1,691 $10,586
Unemployment Rate, 7/08 – 7/12

Funding by Federal Agency and Department

Transportation, Department of $2,193,918,041
General Services Administration $1,526,504,314
Health and Human Services, Department of $869,250,352
Energy, Department of $318,084,668
Education, Department of $317,298,871
Employment and Training Administration $172,102,944
Housing and Urban Development, Department of $150,356,616
Interior, Department of $146,371,067
Agriculture, Department of $143,816,079
National Science Foundation $129,919,264
Commerce, Department of $82,138,369
Small Business Administration $54,486,850
State, Department of $43,530,216
Homeland Security, Department of $43,122,937
Justice, Department of $35,372,045
Environmental Protection Agency $34,113,541
Federal Communications Commission $25,272,879
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Administration and Management $24,375,743
Department of Veterans Affairs $23,659,393
Social Security Administration $21,825,000
Smithsonian Institution $15,865,914
Army, Department of $11,191,800
Navy, Department of $5,861,758
Independent Agencies $4,473,729
Department of Labor $4,414,467
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers $3,096,798
Treasury, Department of $1,605,384
National Foundation on the Arts and the Humanities $1,190,000

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This site was updated in September 2012. It includes recipient-reported data through the second quarter of 2012, which was released in July 2012.

Important: This interactive database is not kept up-to-date and should be treated as a historical snapshot. As records may have changed since we stopped making updates, researchers and consultants wishing to use the data should check against original sources for accuracy before using any data published here.

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Note: For some programs where states do not report where money will be distributed across the state, we do not have the allocation for individual counties. Those programs include: Medicaid, unemployment benefits and food stamps. Those amounts are included in the totals for where the state agency receiving that money is located.

Stimulus Funds Unemployment Rate
Name Total Per Capita 2009 2010 2011 2012
District of Columbia $6,370,081,773 $10,539 10.0 10.3 10.9 9.0