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United StatesU.S. StatisticsCensus DataCalifornia

Economic Statistics

Palo Alto, California

Number

Percent

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over47,814100.0
In labor force31,98266.9
Civilian labor force
31,98266.9
Employed
31,36965.6
Unemployed
6131.3
Percent of civilian labor force
1.9(X)
Armed Forces
00.0
Not in labor force15,83233.1
Females 16 years and over24,605100.0
In labor force14,49758.9
Civilian labor force
14,49758.9
Employed
14,24457.9
Own children under 6 years3,545100.0
All parents in family in labor force1,87953.0
COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over30,950100.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone23,07374.5
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled1,8866.1
Public transportation (including taxicab)1,0643.4
Walked9973.2
Other means1,8966.1
Worked at home2,0346.6
Mean travel time to work (minutes)21.0(X)
Employed civilian population 16 years and over31,369100.0
OCCUPATION
Management, professional, and related occupations23,83976.0
Service occupations1,4934.8
Sales and office occupations4,63814.8
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations90.0
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations6242.0
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations7662.4
INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining240.1
Construction6532.1
Manufacturing5,85518.7
Wholesale trade4541.4
Retail trade2,0206.4
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities2960.9
Information2,0826.6
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing1,5745.0
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services7,61624.3
Educational, health and social services8,12525.9
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services1,1653.7
Other services (except public administration)7802.5
Public administration7252.3
CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers25,18280.3
Government workers3,0139.6
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business3,12610.0
Unpaid family workers480.2
INCOME IN 1999
Households25,308100.0
Less than $10,0001,2024.7
$10,000 to $14,9998903.5
$15,000 to $24,9991,4715.8
$25,000 to $34,9991,3755.4
$35,000 to $49,9992,3349.2
$50,000 to $74,9993,34613.2
$75,000 to $99,9993,14512.4
$100,000 to $149,9994,67018.5
$150,000 to $199,9992,61610.3
$200,000 or more4,25916.8
Median household income (dollars)90,377(X)
With earnings20,94282.7
Mean earnings (dollars)
125,045(X)
With Social Security income5,85123.1
Mean Social Security income (dollars)
12,844(X)
With Supplemental Security Income6502.6
Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
7,195(X)
With public assistance income2451.0
Mean public assistance income (dollars)
5,020(X)
With retirement income3,81715.1
Mean retirement income (dollars)
25,126(X)
Families14,848100.0
Less than $10,0003362.3
$10,000 to $14,9992481.7
$15,000 to $24,9994673.1
$25,000 to $34,9994853.3
$35,000 to $49,9991,0046.8
$50,000 to $74,9991,71911.6
$75,000 to $99,9991,92313.0
$100,000 to $149,9993,20921.6
$150,000 to $199,9991,94013.1
$200,000 or more3,51723.7
Median family income (dollars)117,574(X)
Per capita income (dollars)56,257(X)

Median earnings (dollars):

Male full-time, year-round workers91,051(X)
Female full-time, year-round workers60,202(X)
POVERTY STATUS IN 1999 (below poverty level)
Families478(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)3.2
With related children under 18 years298(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)4.1
With related children under 5 years
48(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)2.0
Families with female householder, no husband present174(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)10.9
With related children under 18 years125(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)12.9
With related children under 5 years
6(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)5.5
Individuals2,801(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)4.8
18 years and over2,252(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)4.9
65 years and over
450(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)5.0
Related children under 18 years494(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)4.0
Related children 5 to 17 years
430(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)4.6
Unrelated individuals 15 years and over1,440(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)9.9
(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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