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United StatesU.S. StatisticsCensus DataNew York

Economic Statistics

Binghamton, New York,

Number

Percent

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over38,293100.0
In labor force21,45856.0
Civilian labor force
21,44756.0
Employed
20,00152.2
Unemployed
1,4463.8
Percent of civilian labor force
6.7(X)
Armed Forces
110.0
Not in labor force16,83544.0
Females 16 years and over20,602100.0
In labor force10,38450.4
Civilian labor force
10,38450.4
Employed
9,79247.5
Own children under 6 years3,273100.0
All parents in family in labor force1,94659.5
COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over19,646100.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone13,78570.2
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled2,53512.9
Public transportation (including taxicab)1,5477.9
Walked1,1435.8
Other means2441.2
Worked at home3922.0
Mean travel time to work (minutes)16.5(X)
Employed civilian population 16 years and over20,001100.0
OCCUPATION
Management, professional, and related occupations6,25031.2
Service occupations4,21821.1
Sales and office occupations5,39727.0
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations170.1
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations1,0935.5
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations3,02615.1
INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining390.2
Construction9044.5
Manufacturing2,49212.5
Wholesale trade7633.8
Retail trade2,52812.6
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities8134.1
Information6023.0
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing9935.0
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services1,5017.5
Educational, health and social services5,56727.8
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services1,8669.3
Other services (except public administration)9334.7
Public administration1,0005.0
CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers14,65773.3
Government workers4,38421.9
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business9334.7
Unpaid family workers270.1
INCOME IN 1999
Households21,113100.0
Less than $10,0004,09619.4
$10,000 to $14,9992,58212.2
$15,000 to $24,9993,63317.2
$25,000 to $34,9992,90713.8
$35,000 to $49,9993,20915.2
$50,000 to $74,9992,59912.3
$75,000 to $99,9991,0454.9
$100,000 to $149,9996613.1
$150,000 to $199,9991730.8
$200,000 or more2081.0
Median household income (dollars)25,665(X)
With earnings14,69569.6
Mean earnings (dollars)
38,404(X)
With Social Security income6,87232.5
Mean Social Security income (dollars)
10,606(X)
With Supplemental Security Income1,6767.9
Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
5,927(X)
With public assistance income1,3456.4
Mean public assistance income (dollars)
3,032(X)
With retirement income4,30120.4
Mean retirement income (dollars)
15,315(X)
Families10,501100.0
Less than $10,0001,13010.8
$10,000 to $14,9998037.6
$15,000 to $24,9991,59415.2
$25,000 to $34,9991,55214.8
$35,000 to $49,9992,00219.1
$50,000 to $74,9991,82517.4
$75,000 to $99,9997687.3
$100,000 to $149,9995285.0
$150,000 to $199,9991511.4
$200,000 or more1481.4
Median family income (dollars)36,137(X)
Per capita income (dollars)17,067(X)

Median earnings (dollars):

Male full-time, year-round workers28,774(X)
Female full-time, year-round workers23,014(X)
POVERTY STATUS IN 1999 (below poverty level)
Families1,731(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)16.5
With related children under 18 years1,371(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)25.7
With related children under 5 years
711(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)34.5
Families with female householder, no husband present979(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)34.4
With related children under 18 years871(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)45.8
With related children under 5 years
422(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)58.2
Individuals10,958(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)23.7
18 years and over8,038(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)22.2
65 years and over
812(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)10.3
Related children under 18 years2,805(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)28.4
Related children 5 to 17 years
1,842(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)26.1
Unrelated individuals 15 years and over5,381(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)35.8
(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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