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United StatesU.S. StatisticsCensus DataNew York

Economic Statistics

Watertown, New York

Number

Percent

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over20,610100.0
In labor force12,13458.9
Civilian labor force
10,94153.1
Employed
9,97248.4
Unemployed
9694.7
Percent of civilian labor force
8.9(X)
Armed Forces
1,1935.8
Not in labor force8,47641.1
Females 16 years and over11,146100.0
In labor force5,73751.5
Civilian labor force
5,59750.2
Employed
5,12946.0
Own children under 6 years2,399100.0
All parents in family in labor force1,44060.0
COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over11,013100.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone8,48877.1
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled1,46213.3
Public transportation (including taxicab)1941.8
Walked5645.1
Other means1161.1
Worked at home1891.7
Mean travel time to work (minutes)16.6(X)
Employed civilian population 16 years and over9,972100.0
OCCUPATION
Management, professional, and related occupations2,96229.7
Service occupations2,11921.2
Sales and office occupations2,83428.4
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations280.3
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations7477.5
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations1,28212.9
INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining350.4
Construction4234.2
Manufacturing8118.1
Wholesale trade2842.8
Retail trade1,57015.7
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities3513.5
Information4374.4
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing3653.7
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services5075.1
Educational, health and social services2,51325.2
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services1,22312.3
Other services (except public administration)5545.6
Public administration8999.0
CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers7,38674.1
Government workers2,05720.6
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business4995.0
Unpaid family workers300.3
INCOME IN 1999
Households11,039100.0
Less than $10,0001,75815.9
$10,000 to $14,9991,24311.3
$15,000 to $24,9991,97217.9
$25,000 to $34,9991,47913.4
$35,000 to $49,9991,76516.0
$50,000 to $74,9991,71715.6
$75,000 to $99,9996235.6
$100,000 to $149,9993032.7
$150,000 to $199,999780.7
$200,000 or more1010.9
Median household income (dollars)28,429(X)
With earnings8,02972.7
Mean earnings (dollars)
38,748(X)
With Social Security income3,25929.5
Mean Social Security income (dollars)
10,601(X)
With Supplemental Security Income8808.0
Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
5,495(X)
With public assistance income7626.9
Mean public assistance income (dollars)
3,201(X)
With retirement income2,07118.8
Mean retirement income (dollars)
16,757(X)
Families6,556100.0
Less than $10,0005949.1
$10,000 to $14,9995538.4
$15,000 to $24,9991,03315.8
$25,000 to $34,99998215.0
$35,000 to $49,9991,21718.6
$50,000 to $74,9991,30319.9
$75,000 to $99,9994977.6
$100,000 to $149,9992413.7
$150,000 to $199,999651.0
$200,000 or more711.1
Median family income (dollars)36,115(X)
Per capita income (dollars)16,354(X)

Median earnings (dollars):

Male full-time, year-round workers31,068(X)
Female full-time, year-round workers21,294(X)
POVERTY STATUS IN 1999 (below poverty level)
Families947(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)14.4
With related children under 18 years838(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)22.6
With related children under 5 years
490(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)30.2
Families with female householder, no husband present561(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)38.9
With related children under 18 years528(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)47.2
With related children under 5 years
292(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)60.7
Individuals4,973(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)19.3
18 years and over3,204(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)16.8
65 years and over
428(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)11.8
Related children under 18 years1,682(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)25.2
Related children 5 to 17 years
1,064(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)22.7
Unrelated individuals 15 years and over1,871(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)30.6
(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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