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Economic Statistics

Linden, New jersey,

Number

Percent

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over31,495100.0
In labor force19,89263.2
Civilian labor force
19,89263.2
Employed
18,77259.6
Unemployed
1,1203.6
Percent of civilian labor force
5.6(X)
Armed Forces
00.0
Not in labor force11,60336.8
Females 16 years and over16,957100.0
In labor force9,73057.4
Civilian labor force
9,73057.4
Employed
9,20954.3
Own children under 6 years2,671100.0
All parents in family in labor force1,66662.4
COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over18,381100.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone13,94475.9
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled2,15211.7
Public transportation (including taxicab)1,3117.1
Walked6373.5
Other means1680.9
Worked at home1690.9
Mean travel time to work (minutes)25.8(X)
Employed civilian population 16 years and over18,772100.0
OCCUPATION
Management, professional, and related occupations4,31123.0
Service occupations2,80514.9
Sales and office occupations6,07132.3
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations110.1
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations1,7239.2
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations3,85120.5
INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining210.1
Construction9995.3
Manufacturing3,68119.6
Wholesale trade1,0205.4
Retail trade2,17611.6
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities1,8269.7
Information5332.8
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing1,2606.7
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services1,7409.3
Educational, health and social services2,98515.9
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services8344.4
Other services (except public administration)8254.4
Public administration8724.6
CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers15,52682.7
Government workers2,52713.5
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business6543.5
Unpaid family workers650.3
INCOME IN 1999
Households15,029100.0
Less than $10,0001,0667.1
$10,000 to $14,9998065.4
$15,000 to $24,9991,67411.1
$25,000 to $34,9992,03213.5
$35,000 to $49,9992,54716.9
$50,000 to $74,9993,27121.8
$75,000 to $99,9991,94913.0
$100,000 to $149,9991,3358.9
$150,000 to $199,9992241.5
$200,000 or more1250.8
Median household income (dollars)46,345(X)
With earnings11,58477.1
Mean earnings (dollars)
57,718(X)
With Social Security income4,89632.6
Mean Social Security income (dollars)
11,983(X)
With Supplemental Security Income5964.0
Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
6,007(X)
With public assistance income3892.6
Mean public assistance income (dollars)
2,659(X)
With retirement income2,75318.3
Mean retirement income (dollars)
13,778(X)
Families10,123100.0
Less than $10,0002922.9
$10,000 to $14,9993353.3
$15,000 to $24,9997006.9
$25,000 to $34,9991,29512.8
$35,000 to $49,9991,80017.8
$50,000 to $74,9992,58025.5
$75,000 to $99,9991,64016.2
$100,000 to $149,9991,16311.5
$150,000 to $199,9992042.0
$200,000 or more1141.1
Median family income (dollars)54,903(X)
Per capita income (dollars)21,314(X)

Median earnings (dollars):

Male full-time, year-round workers39,457(X)
Female full-time, year-round workers30,395(X)
POVERTY STATUS IN 1999 (below poverty level)
Families504(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)5.0
With related children under 18 years343(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)6.8
With related children under 5 years
135(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)7.3
Families with female householder, no husband present275(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)13.2
With related children under 18 years214(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)18.3
With related children under 5 years
67(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)18.4
Individuals2,490(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)6.4
18 years and over1,744(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)5.7
65 years and over
492(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)7.8
Related children under 18 years698(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)8.1
Related children 5 to 17 years
537(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)8.5
Unrelated individuals 15 years and over901(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)14.1
(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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