Washington, DC: Disability Employment Statistics

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Washington, DC By the Numbers

Population and Employment Statistics1

Working Age Population with a Disability (18-64): 43,484

  • Percentage that did not work by Disability Type
Cognitive ​67.8%
Hearing 46.2%
Ambulatory 72.9%
Visual 58.4%


Washington DC

Percentage of working age people with disabilities that do not have jobs.

SourceAmerica/AbilityOne Network By the Numbers2

3 nonprofit agencies headquartered in Washington D.C. participated in the program as SourceAmerica/AbilityOne Authorized Providers.


178 Individuals with Significant Disabilities Employed, including 2 Veterans


Average AbilityOne Employee Wage


$12.5 million
Total AbilityOne Sales

1 Data from 2019 American Community Survey
2 Fiscal Year 2022 data proprietary to SourceAmerica®

SourceAmerica Nonprofit Agencies Headquartered in Washington, DC

  • Anchor Mental Health Association
  • Davis Memorial Goodwill Industries
  • The ARC of the District of Columbia, Inc.

Other Nonprofit Agencies with AbilityOne Contracts in Washington, DC

  • Chimes District of Columbia
  • CW Resources, Inc.
  • Didlake, Inc.
  • Fedcap Rehabilitation Services, Inc.
  • Global Connections to Employment, Inc.
  • Louise W. Eggleston Center, Inc.
  • Melwood Horticultural Training Center, Inc.
  • MVLE, Inc.
  • Peckham Vocational Industries, Inc.
  • Portco, Inc.
  • Pride Industries
  • Service Disabled Veterans Business Association
  • ServiceSource, Inc.
  • Skookum