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United StatesU.S. StatisticsCensus DataAlabama

Economic Statistics

Mobile, Alabama,

Number

Percent

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over151,865100.0
In labor force89,11858.7
Civilian labor force
88,59358.3
Employed
81,22353.5
Unemployed
7,3704.9
Percent of civilian labor force
8.3(X)
Armed Forces
5250.3
Not in labor force62,74741.3
Females 16 years and over82,972100.0
In labor force44,29653.4
Civilian labor force
44,26953.4
Employed
40,15148.4
Own children under 6 years16,146100.0
All parents in family in labor force9,81460.8
COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over80,085100.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone65,81382.2
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled9,89412.4
Public transportation (including taxicab)9061.1
Walked1,2481.6
Other means7480.9
Worked at home1,4761.8
Mean travel time to work (minutes)21.9(X)
Employed civilian population 16 years and over81,223100.0
OCCUPATION
Management, professional, and related occupations27,62934.0
Service occupations13,33916.4
Sales and office occupations22,26427.4
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations1930.2
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations7,0268.7
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations10,77213.3
INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining5040.6
Construction4,9796.1
Manufacturing9,24011.4
Wholesale trade3,2614.0
Retail trade10,23312.6
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities3,8294.7
Information1,7842.2
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing4,5695.6
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services7,5729.3
Educational, health and social services20,61425.4
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services7,1688.8
Other services (except public administration)4,1175.1
Public administration3,3534.1
CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers63,76778.5
Government workers13,07016.1
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business4,2145.2
Unpaid family workers1720.2
INCOME IN 1999
Households78,548100.0
Less than $10,00013,14216.7
$10,000 to $14,9997,1459.1
$15,000 to $24,99912,02615.3
$25,000 to $34,99910,40013.2
$35,000 to $49,99912,15515.5
$50,000 to $74,99912,45015.9
$75,000 to $99,9995,2116.6
$100,000 to $149,9993,5974.6
$150,000 to $199,9991,0551.3
$200,000 or more1,3671.7
Median household income (dollars)31,445(X)
With earnings59,81576.2
Mean earnings (dollars)
44,585(X)
With Social Security income22,20128.3
Mean Social Security income (dollars)
10,765(X)
With Supplemental Security Income4,6055.9
Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
5,772(X)
With public assistance income2,2452.9
Mean public assistance income (dollars)
1,848(X)
With retirement income13,94617.8
Mean retirement income (dollars)
18,334(X)
Families51,043100.0
Less than $10,0006,15612.1
$10,000 to $14,9993,7567.4
$15,000 to $24,9996,37912.5
$25,000 to $34,9996,35112.4
$35,000 to $49,9998,65417.0
$50,000 to $74,9999,93919.5
$75,000 to $99,9994,5528.9
$100,000 to $149,9993,1686.2
$150,000 to $199,9999371.8
$200,000 or more1,1512.3
Median family income (dollars)39,752(X)
Per capita income (dollars)18,072(X)

Median earnings (dollars):

Male full-time, year-round workers31,629(X)
Female full-time, year-round workers22,051(X)
POVERTY STATUS IN 1999 (below poverty level)
Families9,112(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)17.9
With related children under 18 years7,529(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)26.9
With related children under 5 years
3,740(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)32.8
Families with female householder, no husband present6,637(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)43.8
With related children under 18 years5,876(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)53.5
With related children under 5 years
2,883(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)63.3
Individuals40,864(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)21.2
18 years and over24,485(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)17.3
65 years and over
3,827(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)14.7
Related children under 18 years16,262(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)31.4
Related children 5 to 17 years
11,083(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)29.6
Unrelated individuals 15 years and over10,027(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)28.4
(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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