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United StatesU.S. StatisticsCensus DataAlabama

Economic Statistics

Huntsville, Alabama,

Number

Percent

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over125,708100.0
In labor force81,39364.7
Civilian labor force
81,24064.6
Employed
75,64660.2
Unemployed
5,5944.4
Percent of civilian labor force
6.9(X)
Armed Forces
1530.1
Not in labor force44,31535.3
Females 16 years and over66,144100.0
In labor force38,48658.2
Civilian labor force
38,45658.1
Employed
35,84054.2
Own children under 6 years10,996100.0
All parents in family in labor force6,81061.9
COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over74,556100.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone62,47083.8
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled8,32911.2
Public transportation (including taxicab)3580.5
Walked1,1181.5
Other means4890.7
Worked at home1,7922.4
Mean travel time to work (minutes)18.3(X)
Employed civilian population 16 years and over75,646100.0
OCCUPATION
Management, professional, and related occupations33,53544.3
Service occupations10,40113.7
Sales and office occupations18,09723.9
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations1260.2
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations4,5136.0
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations8,97411.9
INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining2140.3
Construction3,5304.7
Manufacturing12,85517.0
Wholesale trade1,7772.3
Retail trade7,77510.3
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities1,9402.6
Information2,0392.7
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing3,4334.5
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services9,58812.7
Educational, health and social services14,86719.7
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services7,3969.8
Other services (except public administration)3,2304.3
Public administration7,0029.3
CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers56,66274.9
Government workers14,75519.5
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business4,1095.4
Unpaid family workers1200.2
INCOME IN 1999
Households66,709100.0
Less than $10,0007,05910.6
$10,000 to $14,9994,5306.8
$15,000 to $24,9999,09513.6
$25,000 to $34,9998,10412.1
$35,000 to $49,99910,49915.7
$50,000 to $74,99911,98118.0
$75,000 to $99,9996,74910.1
$100,000 to $149,9995,6088.4
$150,000 to $199,9991,6302.4
$200,000 or more1,4542.2
Median household income (dollars)41,074(X)
With earnings54,03981.0
Mean earnings (dollars)
52,929(X)
With Social Security income15,75623.6
Mean Social Security income (dollars)
10,102(X)
With Supplemental Security Income2,5493.8
Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
5,795(X)
With public assistance income1,6802.5
Mean public assistance income (dollars)
1,844(X)
With retirement income14,27321.4
Mean retirement income (dollars)
24,923(X)
Families41,944100.0
Less than $10,0002,7746.6
$10,000 to $14,9991,8884.5
$15,000 to $24,9994,25610.1
$25,000 to $34,9994,53610.8
$35,000 to $49,9996,57815.7
$50,000 to $74,9998,58720.5
$75,000 to $99,9995,50813.1
$100,000 to $149,9995,06612.1
$150,000 to $199,9991,5143.6
$200,000 or more1,2372.9
Median family income (dollars)52,202(X)
Per capita income (dollars)24,015(X)

Median earnings (dollars):

Male full-time, year-round workers40,003(X)
Female full-time, year-round workers26,085(X)
POVERTY STATUS IN 1999 (below poverty level)
Families4,091(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)9.8
With related children under 18 years3,295(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)16.2
With related children under 5 years
1,630(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)21.5
Families with female householder, no husband present2,664(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)30.1
With related children under 18 years2,395(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)38.2
With related children under 5 years
1,168(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)54.3
Individuals19,542(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)12.8
18 years and over12,766(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)11.0
65 years and over
1,836(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)9.0
Related children under 18 years6,679(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)18.7
Related children 5 to 17 years
4,479(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)17.1
Unrelated individuals 15 years and over6,557(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)21.2
(X) Not applicable.



Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Census 2000 Summary File 3, Matrices P30, P32, P33, P43, P46, P49, P50, P51, P52, P53, P58, P62, P63, P64, P65, P67, P71, P72, P73, P74, P76, P77, P82, P87, P90, PCT47, PCT52, and PCT53

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