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United StatesU.S. StatisticsCensus DataDelaware

Economic Statistics

Dover, Delaware

Number

Percent

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over25,596100.0
In labor force16,32063.8
Civilian labor force
15,31859.8
Employed
14,17455.4
Unemployed
1,1444.5
Percent of civilian labor force
7.5(X)
Armed Forces
1,0023.9
Not in labor force9,27636.2
Females 16 years and over13,836100.0
In labor force7,98057.7
Civilian labor force
7,77856.2
Employed
7,23852.3
Own children under 6 years2,396100.0
All parents in family in labor force1,57165.6
COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over14,675100.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone11,27576.8
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled1,91013.0
Public transportation (including taxicab)1541.0
Walked7244.9
Other means2181.5
Worked at home3942.7
Mean travel time to work (minutes)19.0(X)
Employed civilian population 16 years and over14,174100.0
OCCUPATION
Management, professional, and related occupations5,01435.4
Service occupations2,57518.2
Sales and office occupations4,08928.8
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations440.3
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations9997.0
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations1,45310.3
INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining890.6
Construction7075.0
Manufacturing1,2769.0
Wholesale trade3162.2
Retail trade1,98914.0
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities5263.7
Information2932.1
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing1,0027.1
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services1,0547.4
Educational, health and social services3,32223.4
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services1,2168.6
Other services (except public administration)4543.2
Public administration1,93013.6
CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers9,52767.2
Government workers4,02828.4
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business6194.4
Unpaid family workers00.0
INCOME IN 1999
Households12,460100.0
Less than $10,0001,27210.2
$10,000 to $14,9999847.9
$15,000 to $24,9991,83614.7
$25,000 to $34,9991,55012.4
$35,000 to $49,9992,19117.6
$50,000 to $74,9992,31918.6
$75,000 to $99,9991,2039.7
$100,000 to $149,9998296.7
$150,000 to $199,9991921.5
$200,000 or more840.7
Median household income (dollars)38,669(X)
With earnings9,93879.8
Mean earnings (dollars)
47,554(X)
With Social Security income3,18225.5
Mean Social Security income (dollars)
10,757(X)
With Supplemental Security Income5434.4
Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
5,813(X)
With public assistance income4553.7
Mean public assistance income (dollars)
2,862(X)
With retirement income2,77722.3
Mean retirement income (dollars)
16,491(X)
Families7,468100.0
Less than $10,0005547.4
$10,000 to $14,9993765.0
$15,000 to $24,99983611.2
$25,000 to $34,99978210.5
$35,000 to $49,9991,29517.3
$50,000 to $74,9991,65922.2
$75,000 to $99,9991,03913.9
$100,000 to $149,9996919.3
$150,000 to $199,9991642.2
$200,000 or more721.0
Median family income (dollars)48,338(X)
Per capita income (dollars)19,445(X)

Median earnings (dollars):

Male full-time, year-round workers34,824(X)
Female full-time, year-round workers26,061(X)
POVERTY STATUS IN 1999 (below poverty level)
Families861(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)11.5
With related children under 18 years738(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)17.7
With related children under 5 years
440(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)24.9
Families with female householder, no husband present559(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)27.0
With related children under 18 years524(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)33.7
With related children under 5 years
317(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)45.4
Individuals4,041(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)13.8
18 years and over2,559(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)11.7
65 years and over
390(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)10.4
Related children under 18 years1,460(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)19.6
Related children 5 to 17 years
893(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)16.8
Unrelated individuals 15 years and over1,341(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)20.0
(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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