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Economic Statistics

Quincy, Massachusetts,

Number

Percent

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over74,258100.0
In labor force49,59066.8
Civilian labor force
49,58566.8
Employed
47,91164.5
Unemployed
1,6742.3
Percent of civilian labor force
3.4(X)
Armed Forces
50.0
Not in labor force24,66833.2
Females 16 years and over39,316100.0
In labor force23,91660.8
Civilian labor force
23,91660.8
Employed
23,21359.0
Own children under 6 years5,040100.0
All parents in family in labor force3,12662.0
COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over46,991100.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone29,64663.1
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled4,89810.4
Public transportation (including taxicab)10,00021.3
Walked1,4973.2
Other means2700.6
Worked at home6801.4
Mean travel time to work (minutes)31.1(X)
Employed civilian population 16 years and over47,911100.0
OCCUPATION
Management, professional, and related occupations19,23640.1
Service occupations7,19715.0
Sales and office occupations14,24929.7
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations380.1
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations3,4287.2
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations3,7637.9
INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining530.1
Construction2,7855.8
Manufacturing3,3507.0
Wholesale trade1,2102.5
Retail trade5,06010.6
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities2,2224.6
Information1,7873.7
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing7,13614.9
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services5,67011.8
Educational, health and social services9,59620.0
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services4,5789.6
Other services (except public administration)1,9264.0
Public administration2,5385.3
CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers39,29682.0
Government workers6,60913.8
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business1,9054.0
Unpaid family workers1010.2
INCOME IN 1999
Households38,893100.0
Less than $10,0002,8887.4
$10,000 to $14,9991,9895.1
$15,000 to $24,9994,23310.9
$25,000 to $34,9994,53511.7
$35,000 to $49,9996,82917.6
$50,000 to $74,9998,16721.0
$75,000 to $99,9994,93312.7
$100,000 to $149,9993,7839.7
$150,000 to $199,9999142.4
$200,000 or more6221.6
Median household income (dollars)47,121(X)
With earnings30,45878.3
Mean earnings (dollars)
61,132(X)
With Social Security income11,14628.7
Mean Social Security income (dollars)
10,840(X)
With Supplemental Security Income1,6844.3
Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
6,467(X)
With public assistance income8122.1
Mean public assistance income (dollars)
4,269(X)
With retirement income7,50119.3
Mean retirement income (dollars)
16,080(X)
Families20,688100.0
Less than $10,0007663.7
$10,000 to $14,9995552.7
$15,000 to $24,9991,5507.5
$25,000 to $34,9992,0499.9
$35,000 to $49,9993,33816.1
$50,000 to $74,9994,92523.8
$75,000 to $99,9993,65117.6
$100,000 to $149,9992,80213.5
$150,000 to $199,9996423.1
$200,000 or more4102.0
Median family income (dollars)59,735(X)
Per capita income (dollars)26,001(X)

Median earnings (dollars):

Male full-time, year-round workers40,720(X)
Female full-time, year-round workers34,238(X)
POVERTY STATUS IN 1999 (below poverty level)
Families1,085(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)5.2
With related children under 18 years821(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)9.1
With related children under 5 years
319(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)8.6
Families with female householder, no husband present512(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)13.6
With related children under 18 years457(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)24.9
With related children under 5 years
191(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)30.8
Individuals6,286(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)7.3
18 years and over4,728(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)6.6
65 years and over
947(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)7.0
Related children under 18 years1,550(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)10.1
Related children 5 to 17 years
1,137(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)10.4
Unrelated individuals 15 years and over2,922(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)12.3
(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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