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United StatesU.S. StatisticsCensus DataNew York

Economic Statistics

Rochester, New York

Number

Percent

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over163,495100.0
In labor force102,42462.6
Civilian labor force
102,35862.6
Employed
91,92756.2
Unemployed
10,4316.4
Percent of civilian labor force
10.2(X)
Armed Forces
660.0
Not in labor force61,07137.4
Females 16 years and over87,508100.0
In labor force51,69959.1
Civilian labor force
51,67059.0
Employed
46,94353.6
Own children under 6 years18,729100.0
All parents in family in labor force12,12564.7
COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over89,467100.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone62,25669.6
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled10,82312.1
Public transportation (including taxicab)7,2818.1
Walked5,8126.5
Other means1,2471.4
Worked at home2,0482.3
Mean travel time to work (minutes)19.3(X)
Employed civilian population 16 years and over91,927100.0
OCCUPATION
Management, professional, and related occupations28,49331.0
Service occupations19,40421.1
Sales and office occupations21,84923.8
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations740.1
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations5,8306.3
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations16,27717.7
INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining1770.2
Construction3,4833.8
Manufacturing16,75118.2
Wholesale trade2,4952.7
Retail trade9,71910.6
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities3,4113.7
Information3,2653.6
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing3,7434.1
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services8,5059.3
Educational, health and social services25,61827.9
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services7,8668.6
Other services (except public administration)4,3474.7
Public administration2,5472.8
CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers77,19084.0
Government workers10,73011.7
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business3,8764.2
Unpaid family workers1310.1
INCOME IN 1999
Households89,093100.0
Less than $10,00017,22819.3
$10,000 to $14,9998,6119.7
$15,000 to $24,99915,71717.6
$25,000 to $34,99912,65014.2
$35,000 to $49,99913,37215.0
$50,000 to $74,99912,17013.7
$75,000 to $99,9995,2025.8
$100,000 to $149,9992,8393.2
$150,000 to $199,9996070.7
$200,000 or more6970.8
Median household income (dollars)27,123(X)
With earnings67,27075.5
Mean earnings (dollars)
39,667(X)
With Social Security income19,63122.0
Mean Social Security income (dollars)
9,668(X)
With Supplemental Security Income8,0119.0
Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
6,159(X)
With public assistance income12,12713.6
Mean public assistance income (dollars)
3,774(X)
With retirement income12,42113.9
Mean retirement income (dollars)
14,202(X)
Families47,713100.0
Less than $10,0007,45015.6
$10,000 to $14,9994,1688.7
$15,000 to $24,9997,90516.6
$25,000 to $34,9996,81314.3
$35,000 to $49,9997,52615.8
$50,000 to $74,9997,53615.8
$75,000 to $99,9993,5687.5
$100,000 to $149,9991,8403.9
$150,000 to $199,9994480.9
$200,000 or more4591.0
Median family income (dollars)31,257(X)
Per capita income (dollars)15,588(X)

Median earnings (dollars):

Male full-time, year-round workers30,521(X)
Female full-time, year-round workers25,139(X)
POVERTY STATUS IN 1999 (below poverty level)
Families11,148(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)23.4
With related children under 18 years9,910(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)32.4
With related children under 5 years
4,969(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)37.5
Families with female householder, no husband present8,191(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)39.8
With related children under 18 years7,660(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)47.1
With related children under 5 years
3,930(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)56.6
Individuals54,713(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)25.9
18 years and over31,786(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)21.1
65 years and over
2,983(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)15.4
Related children under 18 years22,490(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)37.5
Related children 5 to 17 years
15,860(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)36.6
Unrelated individuals 15 years and over16,159(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)27.0
(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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