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Economic Statistics

Wheaton, Illinois,

Number

Percent

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over42,658100.0
In labor force29,08368.2
Civilian labor force
29,07768.2
Employed
28,04865.8
Unemployed
1,0292.4
Percent of civilian labor force
3.5(X)
Armed Forces
60.0
Not in labor force13,57531.8
Females 16 years and over22,291100.0
In labor force13,31659.7
Civilian labor force
13,31659.7
Employed
12,79257.4
Own children under 6 years4,203100.0
All parents in family in labor force1,84043.8
COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over27,826100.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone21,12975.9
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled1,6145.8
Public transportation (including taxicab)2,3718.5
Walked1,1724.2
Other means2791.0
Worked at home1,2614.5
Mean travel time to work (minutes)28.0(X)
Employed civilian population 16 years and over28,048100.0
OCCUPATION
Management, professional, and related occupations15,09253.8
Service occupations2,4658.8
Sales and office occupations7,85728.0
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations60.0
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations1,1674.2
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations1,4615.2
INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining400.1
Construction1,1504.1
Manufacturing2,80110.0
Wholesale trade9923.5
Retail trade2,87510.3
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities7662.7
Information1,7006.1
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing2,81910.1
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services4,32315.4
Educational, health and social services6,52223.3
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services1,6515.9
Other services (except public administration)1,6135.8
Public administration7962.8
CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers23,25582.9
Government workers3,22211.5
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business1,5485.5
Unpaid family workers230.1
INCOME IN 1999
Households19,427100.0
Less than $10,0004732.4
$10,000 to $14,9994382.3
$15,000 to $24,9999865.1
$25,000 to $34,9991,4847.6
$35,000 to $49,9992,48612.8
$50,000 to $74,9994,06120.9
$75,000 to $99,9992,97915.3
$100,000 to $149,9993,50018.0
$150,000 to $199,9991,2896.6
$200,000 or more1,7318.9
Median household income (dollars)73,385(X)
With earnings17,01187.6
Mean earnings (dollars)
91,399(X)
With Social Security income3,86719.9
Mean Social Security income (dollars)
13,731(X)
With Supplemental Security Income2771.4
Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
6,174(X)
With public assistance income1851.0
Mean public assistance income (dollars)
2,742(X)
With retirement income2,82814.6
Mean retirement income (dollars)
27,033(X)
Families13,887100.0
Less than $10,0002091.5
$10,000 to $14,9991591.1
$15,000 to $24,9994303.1
$25,000 to $34,9996484.7
$35,000 to $49,9991,2539.0
$50,000 to $74,9992,66319.2
$75,000 to $99,9992,54118.3
$100,000 to $149,9993,17122.8
$150,000 to $199,9991,1728.4
$200,000 or more1,64111.8
Median family income (dollars)90,475(X)
Per capita income (dollars)34,147(X)

Median earnings (dollars):

Male full-time, year-round workers64,871(X)
Female full-time, year-round workers38,485(X)
POVERTY STATUS IN 1999 (below poverty level)
Families330(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)2.4
With related children under 18 years254(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)3.5
With related children under 5 years
94(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)3.4
Families with female householder, no husband present153(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)12.5
With related children under 18 years132(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)18.4
With related children under 5 years
47(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)43.1
Individuals1,847(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)3.6
18 years and over1,367(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)3.7
65 years and over
226(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)4.1
Related children under 18 years469(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)3.3
Related children 5 to 17 years
334(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)3.1
Unrelated individuals 15 years and over769(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)10.7
(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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