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How is Median Income determined? Yes, it is the median of all the Incomes in the sample. But what what Income and what source(s) of that Income are we talking about? Did they have IRS data, SocSec data, census data, what?

It includes all sources of income for ages 65+ and comes from the Census Bureau. It includes work income. If you take away work income, the individual median drops to $17k/year.

And now you know why 4 Golden Girls lived together in that house in Florida!
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