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United StatesU.S. StatisticsCensus DataCalifornia

Economic Statistics

Paramount, California

Number

Percent

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over36,631100.0
In labor force21,31258.2
Civilian labor force
21,30558.2
Employed
18,85851.5
Unemployed
2,4476.7
Percent of civilian labor force
11.5(X)
Armed Forces
70.0
Not in labor force15,31941.8
Females 16 years and over18,907100.0
In labor force9,41549.8
Civilian labor force
9,41549.8
Employed
8,18943.3
Own children under 6 years6,893100.0
All parents in family in labor force3,33548.4
COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over18,289100.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone11,91865.2
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled4,42324.2
Public transportation (including taxicab)6863.8
Walked5252.9
Other means4372.4
Worked at home3001.6
Mean travel time to work (minutes)27.1(X)
Employed civilian population 16 years and over18,858100.0
OCCUPATION
Management, professional, and related occupations3,39918.0
Service occupations2,95815.7
Sales and office occupations4,95026.2
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations340.2
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations1,98810.5
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations5,52929.3
INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining580.3
Construction1,3387.1
Manufacturing4,60924.4
Wholesale trade1,0285.5
Retail trade2,10911.2
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities1,3727.3
Information4222.2
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing9244.9
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services1,3827.3
Educational, health and social services2,86315.2
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services1,4187.5
Other services (except public administration)9505.0
Public administration3852.0
CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers15,67883.1
Government workers2,03610.8
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business1,1025.8
Unpaid family workers420.2
INCOME IN 1999
Households13,963100.0
Less than $10,0001,3869.9
$10,000 to $14,9999476.8
$15,000 to $24,9992,18215.6
$25,000 to $34,9992,07214.8
$35,000 to $49,9992,67119.1
$50,000 to $74,9992,81620.2
$75,000 to $99,9991,1698.4
$100,000 to $149,9994973.6
$150,000 to $199,999920.7
$200,000 or more1310.9
Median household income (dollars)36,749(X)
With earnings12,23487.6
Mean earnings (dollars)
45,519(X)
With Social Security income2,24616.1
Mean Social Security income (dollars)
8,829(X)
With Supplemental Security Income8496.1
Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
7,205(X)
With public assistance income1,2999.3
Mean public assistance income (dollars)
5,288(X)
With retirement income1,44310.3
Mean retirement income (dollars)
10,225(X)
Families11,359100.0
Less than $10,0009668.5
$10,000 to $14,9996165.4
$15,000 to $24,9991,92416.9
$25,000 to $34,9991,71115.1
$35,000 to $49,9992,21919.5
$50,000 to $74,9992,38221.0
$75,000 to $99,9999358.2
$100,000 to $149,9994253.7
$150,000 to $199,999500.4
$200,000 or more1311.2
Median family income (dollars)37,276(X)
Per capita income (dollars)11,487(X)

Median earnings (dollars):

Male full-time, year-round workers27,730(X)
Female full-time, year-round workers22,472(X)
POVERTY STATUS IN 1999 (below poverty level)
Families2,164(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)19.1
With related children under 18 years2,039(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)23.0
With related children under 5 years
1,199(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)25.9
Families with female householder, no husband present906(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)31.5
With related children under 18 years894(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)40.4
With related children under 5 years
479(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)46.5
Individuals12,011(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)21.9
18 years and over6,423(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)18.6
65 years and over
282(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)10.5
Related children under 18 years5,535(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)27.5
Related children 5 to 17 years
3,898(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)27.4
Unrelated individuals 15 years and over1,792(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)33.2
(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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