| Share
 
United StatesU.S. StatisticsCensus DataDelaware

Economic Statistics

Wilmington, Delaware,

Number

Percent

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over56,086100.0
In labor force33,69960.1
Civilian labor force
33,64460.0
Employed
30,41254.2
Unemployed
3,2325.8
Percent of civilian labor force
9.6(X)
Armed Forces
550.1
Not in labor force22,38739.9
Females 16 years and over30,025100.0
In labor force17,36957.8
Civilian labor force
17,34257.8
Employed
15,74552.4
Own children under 6 years5,154100.0
All parents in family in labor force3,62670.4
COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over29,690100.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone18,52162.4
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled4,29614.5
Public transportation (including taxicab)3,55812.0
Walked2,2457.6
Other means2851.0
Worked at home7852.6
Mean travel time to work (minutes)22.9(X)
Employed civilian population 16 years and over30,412100.0
OCCUPATION
Management, professional, and related occupations10,04733.0
Service occupations6,58421.6
Sales and office occupations8,28527.2
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations290.1
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations1,7925.9
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations3,67512.1
INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining690.2
Construction1,2854.2
Manufacturing2,9259.6
Wholesale trade6592.2
Retail trade2,8509.4
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities1,1613.8
Information6992.3
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing4,54414.9
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services3,77612.4
Educational, health and social services6,41721.1
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services2,5808.5
Other services (except public administration)1,4894.9
Public administration1,9586.4
CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers24,91481.9
Government workers4,43914.6
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business1,0213.4
Unpaid family workers380.1
INCOME IN 1999
Households28,661100.0
Less than $10,0004,44415.5
$10,000 to $14,9992,1327.4
$15,000 to $24,9993,88613.6
$25,000 to $34,9993,82513.3
$35,000 to $49,9994,61016.1
$50,000 to $74,9994,60516.1
$75,000 to $99,9992,3738.3
$100,000 to $149,9991,7926.3
$150,000 to $199,9993901.4
$200,000 or more6042.1
Median household income (dollars)35,116(X)
With earnings21,99276.7
Mean earnings (dollars)
51,196(X)
With Social Security income7,83527.3
Mean Social Security income (dollars)
10,049(X)
With Supplemental Security Income2,1127.4
Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
6,219(X)
With public assistance income1,8996.6
Mean public assistance income (dollars)
2,217(X)
With retirement income4,98617.4
Mean retirement income (dollars)
17,262(X)
Families15,943100.0
Less than $10,0001,68910.6
$10,000 to $14,9991,0436.5
$15,000 to $24,9992,16513.6
$25,000 to $34,9992,00212.6
$35,000 to $49,9992,69316.9
$50,000 to $74,9992,97318.6
$75,000 to $99,9991,60510.1
$100,000 to $149,9991,1547.2
$150,000 to $199,9992801.8
$200,000 or more3392.1
Median family income (dollars)40,241(X)
Per capita income (dollars)20,236(X)

Median earnings (dollars):

Male full-time, year-round workers34,360(X)
Female full-time, year-round workers29,895(X)
POVERTY STATUS IN 1999 (below poverty level)
Families2,679(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)16.8
With related children under 18 years2,276(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)24.1
With related children under 5 years
1,157(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)31.1
Families with female householder, no husband present1,922(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)28.9
With related children under 18 years1,738(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)34.7
With related children under 5 years
822(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)43.1
Individuals14,819(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)21.3
18 years and over9,211(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)18.0
65 years and over
1,723(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)20.1
Related children under 18 years5,519(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)30.4
Related children 5 to 17 years
3,830(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)28.6
Unrelated individuals 15 years and over4,895(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)26.5
(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

More census articles:

24 X 7

Private Tutor

Click Here for Details
24 x 7 Tutor Availability
Unlimited Online Tutoring
1-on-1 Tutoring