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United StatesU.S. StatisticsCensus DataFlorida

Economic Statistics

Lake Worth, Florida

Number

Percent

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over28,046100.0
In labor force17,56162.6
Civilian labor force
17,54362.6
Employed
16,29158.1
Unemployed
1,2524.5
Percent of civilian labor force
7.1(X)
Armed Forces
180.1
Not in labor force10,48537.4
Females 16 years and over13,421100.0
In labor force7,09952.9
Civilian labor force
7,08152.8
Employed
6,52348.6
Own children under 6 years2,609100.0
All parents in family in labor force1,32650.8
COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over16,091100.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone10,88567.6
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled3,71323.1
Public transportation (including taxicab)3832.4
Walked2711.7
Other means4152.6
Worked at home4242.6
Mean travel time to work (minutes)25.6(X)
Employed civilian population 16 years and over16,291100.0
OCCUPATION
Management, professional, and related occupations3,55821.8
Service occupations4,12925.3
Sales and office occupations3,70822.8
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations3902.4
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations2,81317.3
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations1,69310.4
INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining3922.4
Construction2,57015.8
Manufacturing7234.4
Wholesale trade4552.8
Retail trade1,66110.2
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities7744.8
Information2941.8
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing9195.6
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services2,34414.4
Educational, health and social services2,23413.7
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services2,44215.0
Other services (except public administration)8865.4
Public administration5973.7
CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers12,94179.4
Government workers1,96612.1
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business1,3408.2
Unpaid family workers440.3
INCOME IN 1999
Households13,906100.0
Less than $10,0001,80913.0
$10,000 to $14,9991,2398.9
$15,000 to $24,9992,71719.5
$25,000 to $34,9992,21615.9
$35,000 to $49,9992,60718.7
$50,000 to $74,9991,99714.4
$75,000 to $99,9996985.0
$100,000 to $149,9994483.2
$150,000 to $199,999590.4
$200,000 or more1160.8
Median household income (dollars)30,034(X)
With earnings10,76377.4
Mean earnings (dollars)
38,339(X)
With Social Security income3,76827.1
Mean Social Security income (dollars)
10,442(X)
With Supplemental Security Income6804.9
Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
6,279(X)
With public assistance income4102.9
Mean public assistance income (dollars)
2,397(X)
With retirement income1,80113.0
Mean retirement income (dollars)
13,208(X)
Families7,872100.0
Less than $10,0006688.5
$10,000 to $14,9996708.5
$15,000 to $24,9991,18915.1
$25,000 to $34,9991,34017.0
$35,000 to $49,9991,62320.6
$50,000 to $74,9991,45818.5
$75,000 to $99,9994465.7
$100,000 to $149,9993544.5
$150,000 to $199,999410.5
$200,000 or more831.1
Median family income (dollars)35,374(X)
Per capita income (dollars)15,517(X)

Median earnings (dollars):

Male full-time, year-round workers24,862(X)
Female full-time, year-round workers22,971(X)
POVERTY STATUS IN 1999 (below poverty level)
Families1,245(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)15.8
With related children under 18 years937(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)22.4
With related children under 5 years
597(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)29.7
Families with female householder, no husband present452(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)27.2
With related children under 18 years424(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)38.0
With related children under 5 years
224(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)49.7
Individuals6,863(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)20.0
18 years and over4,887(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)18.4
65 years and over
575(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)12.7
Related children under 18 years1,857(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)24.1
Related children 5 to 17 years
1,197(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)22.2
Unrelated individuals 15 years and over2,547(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)27.2
(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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