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United StatesU.S. StatisticsCensus DataConnecticut

Economic Statistics

Danbury, Connecticut,

Number

Percent

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over60,459100.0
In labor force41,74169.0
Civilian labor force
41,71869.0
Employed
40,07066.3
Unemployed
1,6482.7
Percent of civilian labor force
4.0(X)
Armed Forces
230.0
Not in labor force18,71831.0
Females 16 years and over31,016100.0
In labor force18,71560.3
Civilian labor force
18,71560.3
Employed
17,98758.0
Own children under 6 years5,667100.0
All parents in family in labor force3,62564.0
COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over39,448100.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone29,93875.9
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled5,69414.4
Public transportation (including taxicab)1,5003.8
Walked7511.9
Other means4451.1
Worked at home1,1202.8
Mean travel time to work (minutes)25.8(X)
Employed civilian population 16 years and over40,070100.0
OCCUPATION
Management, professional, and related occupations13,00432.5
Service occupations6,79817.0
Sales and office occupations10,17625.4
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations350.1
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations4,34910.9
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations5,70814.2
INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining690.2
Construction3,8119.5
Manufacturing7,32318.3
Wholesale trade1,1812.9
Retail trade5,03912.6
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities1,2133.0
Information1,6024.0
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing2,5296.3
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services4,65611.6
Educational, health and social services6,89317.2
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services2,7806.9
Other services (except public administration)2,1655.4
Public administration8092.0
CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers33,51183.6
Government workers3,7219.3
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business2,7997.0
Unpaid family workers390.1
INCOME IN 1999
Households27,198100.0
Less than $10,0001,6926.2
$10,000 to $14,9991,3354.9
$15,000 to $24,9992,3298.6
$25,000 to $34,9992,95010.8
$35,000 to $49,9994,34816.0
$50,000 to $74,9995,83621.5
$75,000 to $99,9993,89214.3
$100,000 to $149,9993,09511.4
$150,000 to $199,9991,0253.8
$200,000 or more6962.6
Median household income (dollars)53,664(X)
With earnings22,98184.5
Mean earnings (dollars)
66,600(X)
With Social Security income6,42123.6
Mean Social Security income (dollars)
11,633(X)
With Supplemental Security Income1,0183.7
Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
6,466(X)
With public assistance income7662.8
Mean public assistance income (dollars)
3,564(X)
With retirement income3,84114.1
Mean retirement income (dollars)
15,039(X)
Families18,146100.0
Less than $10,0006843.8
$10,000 to $14,9994522.5
$15,000 to $24,9991,3417.4
$25,000 to $34,9991,6959.3
$35,000 to $49,9992,72115.0
$50,000 to $74,9994,29923.7
$75,000 to $99,9992,98816.5
$100,000 to $149,9992,56114.1
$150,000 to $199,9997904.4
$200,000 or more6153.4
Median family income (dollars)61,899(X)
Per capita income (dollars)24,500(X)

Median earnings (dollars):

Male full-time, year-round workers39,016(X)
Female full-time, year-round workers31,319(X)
POVERTY STATUS IN 1999 (below poverty level)
Families1,079(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)5.9
With related children under 18 years736(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)7.9
With related children under 5 years
394(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)9.0
Families with female householder, no husband present456(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)16.3
With related children under 18 years375(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)23.4
With related children under 5 years
195(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)27.9
Individuals5,705(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)8.0
18 years and over4,275(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)7.7
65 years and over
638(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)8.3
Related children under 18 years1,388(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)8.7
Related children 5 to 17 years
985(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)8.9
Unrelated individuals 15 years and over2,342(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)16.5
(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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