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United StatesU.S. StatisticsCensus DataArkansas

Economic Statistics

Jonesboro, Arkansas,

Number

Percent

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over44,199100.0
In labor force29,53366.8
Civilian labor force
29,51866.8
Employed
27,62262.5
Unemployed
1,8964.3
Percent of civilian labor force
6.4(X)
Armed Forces
150.0
Not in labor force14,66633.2
Females 16 years and over23,513100.0
In labor force13,97059.4
Civilian labor force
13,96359.4
Employed
12,99455.3
Own children under 6 years4,181100.0
All parents in family in labor force2,59061.9
COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over27,102100.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone22,54683.2
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled3,08511.4
Public transportation (including taxicab)450.2
Walked5762.1
Other means1970.7
Worked at home6532.4
Mean travel time to work (minutes)16.5(X)
Employed civilian population 16 years and over27,622100.0
OCCUPATION
Management, professional, and related occupations8,78631.8
Service occupations4,03814.6
Sales and office occupations7,51327.2
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations1570.6
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations2,1717.9
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations4,95717.9
INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining4151.5
Construction1,3524.9
Manufacturing4,38115.9
Wholesale trade1,1904.3
Retail trade4,00314.5
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities1,1704.2
Information7182.6
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing1,6516.0
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services1,6876.1
Educational, health and social services6,92625.1
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services1,9727.1
Other services (except public administration)1,3434.9
Public administration8142.9
CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers21,23676.9
Government workers4,28915.5
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business2,0427.4
Unpaid family workers550.2
INCOME IN 1999
Households22,244100.0
Less than $10,0003,27314.7
$10,000 to $14,9991,9008.5
$15,000 to $24,9993,74216.8
$25,000 to $34,9992,92013.1
$35,000 to $49,9993,50015.7
$50,000 to $74,9993,61016.2
$75,000 to $99,9991,6867.6
$100,000 to $149,9999844.4
$150,000 to $199,9992961.3
$200,000 or more3331.5
Median household income (dollars)32,196(X)
With earnings18,22381.9
Mean earnings (dollars)
43,132(X)
With Social Security income5,33924.0
Mean Social Security income (dollars)
10,946(X)
With Supplemental Security Income1,0414.7
Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
6,016(X)
With public assistance income6432.9
Mean public assistance income (dollars)
2,899(X)
With retirement income2,95013.3
Mean retirement income (dollars)
12,965(X)
Families14,494100.0
Less than $10,0001,2388.5
$10,000 to $14,9998095.6
$15,000 to $24,9991,97413.6
$25,000 to $34,9991,84612.7
$35,000 to $49,9992,60618.0
$50,000 to $74,9993,07621.2
$75,000 to $99,9991,46810.1
$100,000 to $149,9999126.3
$150,000 to $199,9992571.8
$200,000 or more3082.1
Median family income (dollars)42,082(X)
Per capita income (dollars)17,884(X)

Median earnings (dollars):

Male full-time, year-round workers31,668(X)
Female full-time, year-round workers21,633(X)
POVERTY STATUS IN 1999 (below poverty level)
Families1,875(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)12.9
With related children under 18 years1,482(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)20.1
With related children under 5 years
799(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)26.6
Families with female householder, no husband present1,077(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)38.2
With related children under 18 years947(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)52.6
With related children under 5 years
494(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)67.5
Individuals9,279(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)17.4
18 years and over6,411(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)15.8
65 years and over
745(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)12.3
Related children under 18 years2,817(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)22.4
Related children 5 to 17 years
1,815(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)20.3
Unrelated individuals 15 years and over3,427(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)31.9
(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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