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United StatesU.S. StatisticsCensus DataTexas

Economic Statistics

Amarillo, Texas

Number

Percent

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over130,592100.0
In labor force85,91765.8
Civilian labor force
85,82565.7
Employed
81,08062.1
Unemployed
4,7453.6
Percent of civilian labor force
5.5(X)
Armed Forces
920.1
Not in labor force44,67534.2
Females 16 years and over69,239100.0
In labor force40,29758.2
Civilian labor force
40,29058.2
Employed
38,07555.0
Own children under 6 years15,824100.0
All parents in family in labor force9,64961.0
COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over79,604100.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone65,37182.1
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled10,42513.1
Public transportation (including taxicab)3390.4
Walked8791.1
Other means7601.0
Worked at home1,8302.3
Mean travel time to work (minutes)17.4(X)
Employed civilian population 16 years and over81,080100.0
OCCUPATION
Management, professional, and related occupations23,52929.0
Service occupations14,40517.8
Sales and office occupations23,00628.4
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations2690.3
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations8,43010.4
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations11,44114.1
INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining7881.0
Construction5,9567.3
Manufacturing8,33310.3
Wholesale trade3,5944.4
Retail trade11,67814.4
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities4,5015.6
Information2,2392.8
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing5,4456.7
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services5,2896.5
Educational, health and social services17,13221.1
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services6,6888.2
Other services (except public administration)5,3066.5
Public administration4,1315.1
CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers62,75577.4
Government workers12,02914.8
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business6,0417.5
Unpaid family workers2550.3
INCOME IN 1999
Households67,559100.0
Less than $10,0007,61811.3
$10,000 to $14,9995,5508.2
$15,000 to $24,99910,77415.9
$25,000 to $34,9999,88714.6
$35,000 to $49,99911,72517.4
$50,000 to $74,99911,88717.6
$75,000 to $99,9995,1697.7
$100,000 to $149,9993,1794.7
$150,000 to $199,9997531.1
$200,000 or more1,0171.5
Median household income (dollars)34,940(X)
With earnings55,05581.5
Mean earnings (dollars)
45,947(X)
With Social Security income16,97725.1
Mean Social Security income (dollars)
11,402(X)
With Supplemental Security Income2,5073.7
Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
6,189(X)
With public assistance income2,0623.1
Mean public assistance income (dollars)
2,128(X)
With retirement income9,38013.9
Mean retirement income (dollars)
17,426(X)
Families45,968100.0
Less than $10,0003,0166.6
$10,000 to $14,9992,5455.5
$15,000 to $24,9996,18413.5
$25,000 to $34,9996,48314.1
$35,000 to $49,9998,74119.0
$50,000 to $74,9999,99521.7
$75,000 to $99,9994,60510.0
$100,000 to $149,9992,8806.3
$150,000 to $199,9996571.4
$200,000 or more8621.9
Median family income (dollars)42,536(X)
Per capita income (dollars)18,621(X)

Median earnings (dollars):

Male full-time, year-round workers31,321(X)
Female full-time, year-round workers22,562(X)
POVERTY STATUS IN 1999 (below poverty level)
Families5,118(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)11.1
With related children under 18 years4,228(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)16.8
With related children under 5 years
2,380(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)22.3
Families with female householder, no husband present2,508(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)30.8
With related children under 18 years2,253(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)37.7
With related children under 5 years
1,216(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)50.5
Individuals24,897(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)14.5
18 years and over15,334(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)12.4
65 years and over
1,913(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)9.3
Related children under 18 years9,278(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)19.6
Related children 5 to 17 years
6,151(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)18.3
Unrelated individuals 15 years and over7,039(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)24.7
(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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