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Economic Statistics

Norwalk, Connecticut,

Number

Percent

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over66,368100.0
In labor force46,98270.8
Civilian labor force
46,97070.8
Employed
44,73167.4
Unemployed
2,2393.4
Percent of civilian labor force
4.8(X)
Armed Forces
120.0
Not in labor force19,38629.2
Females 16 years and over34,757100.0
In labor force22,39264.4
Civilian labor force
22,39264.4
Employed
21,44761.7
Own children under 6 years6,135100.0
All parents in family in labor force3,85962.9
COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over44,061100.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone32,68574.2
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled4,81810.9
Public transportation (including taxicab)3,7298.5
Walked9332.1
Other means2610.6
Worked at home1,6353.7
Mean travel time to work (minutes)25.4(X)
Employed civilian population 16 years and over44,731100.0
OCCUPATION
Management, professional, and related occupations18,22840.8
Service occupations6,33414.2
Sales and office occupations12,03526.9
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations380.1
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations4,0339.0
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations4,0639.1
INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining610.1
Construction3,5557.9
Manufacturing5,39012.0
Wholesale trade1,5553.5
Retail trade5,48212.3
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities1,4183.2
Information2,1914.9
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing4,3929.8
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services6,97815.6
Educational, health and social services7,53516.8
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services2,7376.1
Other services (except public administration)2,4715.5
Public administration9662.2
CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers37,31483.4
Government workers3,8668.6
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business3,4047.6
Unpaid family workers1470.3
INCOME IN 1999
Households32,703100.0
Less than $10,0001,8585.7
$10,000 to $14,9991,1823.6
$15,000 to $24,9992,6498.1
$25,000 to $34,9993,33610.2
$35,000 to $49,9994,32913.2
$50,000 to $74,9996,60020.2
$75,000 to $99,9994,67514.3
$100,000 to $149,9994,42513.5
$150,000 to $199,9991,7995.5
$200,000 or more1,8505.7
Median household income (dollars)59,839(X)
With earnings28,28886.5
Mean earnings (dollars)
78,722(X)
With Social Security income7,82923.9
Mean Social Security income (dollars)
12,441(X)
With Supplemental Security Income9552.9
Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
5,994(X)
With public assistance income8262.5
Mean public assistance income (dollars)
3,019(X)
With retirement income4,38813.4
Mean retirement income (dollars)
15,993(X)
Families21,115100.0
Less than $10,0006413.0
$10,000 to $14,9994422.1
$15,000 to $24,9991,5177.2
$25,000 to $34,9991,9369.2
$35,000 to $49,9992,54612.1
$50,000 to $74,9994,55221.6
$75,000 to $99,9993,27915.5
$100,000 to $149,9993,30215.6
$150,000 to $199,9991,3866.6
$200,000 or more1,5147.2
Median family income (dollars)68,219(X)
Per capita income (dollars)31,781(X)

Median earnings (dollars):

Male full-time, year-round workers46,988(X)
Female full-time, year-round workers38,312(X)
POVERTY STATUS IN 1999 (below poverty level)
Families1,053(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)5.0
With related children under 18 years854(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)8.0
With related children under 5 years
328(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)7.2
Families with female householder, no husband present554(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)14.0
With related children under 18 years481(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)19.8
With related children under 5 years
155(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)18.4
Individuals5,944(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)7.2
18 years and over4,160(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)6.5
65 years and over
639(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)6.3
Related children under 18 years1,732(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)9.6
Related children 5 to 17 years
1,341(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)10.7
Unrelated individuals 15 years and over2,349(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)14.1
(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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