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United StatesU.S. StatisticsCensus DataMassachusetts

Economic Statistics

Newton, Massachusetts

Number

Percent

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over68,063100.0
In labor force46,36868.1
Civilian labor force
46,36868.1
Employed
45,01866.1
Unemployed
1,3502.0
Percent of civilian labor force
2.9(X)
Armed Forces
00.0
Not in labor force21,69531.9
Females 16 years and over37,121100.0
In labor force23,17462.4
Civilian labor force
23,17462.4
Employed
22,37360.3
Own children under 6 years5,555100.0
All parents in family in labor force3,43361.8
COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over44,217100.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone30,25268.4
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled3,0466.9
Public transportation (including taxicab)5,44512.3
Walked2,1174.8
Other means4631.0
Worked at home2,8946.5
Mean travel time to work (minutes)26.1(X)
Employed civilian population 16 years and over45,018100.0
OCCUPATION
Management, professional, and related occupations29,41965.3
Service occupations3,5317.8
Sales and office occupations9,46821.0
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations240.1
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations1,1112.5
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations1,4653.3
INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining260.1
Construction1,0202.3
Manufacturing2,9676.6
Wholesale trade1,1762.6
Retail trade3,6538.1
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities7571.7
Information2,2755.1
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing4,4749.9
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services9,00020.0
Educational, health and social services14,40132.0
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services2,1444.8
Other services (except public administration)1,7343.9
Public administration1,3913.1
CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers35,59279.1
Government workers4,71910.5
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business4,65910.3
Unpaid family workers480.1
INCOME IN 1999
Households31,221100.0
Less than $10,0001,3144.2
$10,000 to $14,9991,1053.5
$15,000 to $24,9991,5895.1
$25,000 to $34,9991,8586.0
$35,000 to $49,9992,8979.3
$50,000 to $74,9994,87015.6
$75,000 to $99,9994,22613.5
$100,000 to $149,9995,66018.1
$150,000 to $199,9993,1069.9
$200,000 or more4,59614.7
Median household income (dollars)86,052(X)
With earnings26,06383.5
Mean earnings (dollars)
118,151(X)
With Social Security income8,09125.9
Mean Social Security income (dollars)
13,838(X)
With Supplemental Security Income9072.9
Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
8,111(X)
With public assistance income4251.4
Mean public assistance income (dollars)
3,131(X)
With retirement income4,57614.7
Mean retirement income (dollars)
24,548(X)
Families20,626100.0
Less than $10,0003721.8
$10,000 to $14,9993491.7
$15,000 to $24,9996443.1
$25,000 to $34,9998204.0
$35,000 to $49,9991,4357.0
$50,000 to $74,9992,94214.3
$75,000 to $99,9993,13115.2
$100,000 to $149,9994,30320.9
$150,000 to $199,9992,59112.6
$200,000 or more4,03919.6
Median family income (dollars)105,289(X)
Per capita income (dollars)45,708(X)

Median earnings (dollars):

Male full-time, year-round workers65,565(X)
Female full-time, year-round workers46,885(X)
POVERTY STATUS IN 1999 (below poverty level)
Families546(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)2.6
With related children under 18 years389(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)3.9
With related children under 5 years
185(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)5.3
Families with female householder, no husband present166(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)7.8
With related children under 18 years126(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)11.9
With related children under 5 years
43(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)18.5
Individuals3,382(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)4.3
18 years and over2,615(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)4.3
65 years and over
617(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)5.0
Related children under 18 years731(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)4.1
Related children 5 to 17 years
495(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)3.8
Unrelated individuals 15 years and over1,601(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)10.2
(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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