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United StatesU.S. StatisticsCensus DataVirginia

Economic Statistics

Virginia Beach, Virginia

Number

Percent

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over321,282100.0
In labor force234,25772.9
Civilian labor force
203,17063.2
Employed
194,92360.7
Unemployed
8,2472.6
Percent of civilian labor force
4.1(X)
Armed Forces
31,0879.7
Not in labor force87,02527.1
Females 16 years and over164,297100.0
In labor force107,54465.5
Civilian labor force
103,29562.9
Employed
98,56960.0
Own children under 6 years35,034100.0
All parents in family in labor force21,68961.9
COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over222,648100.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone182,63982.0
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled24,03610.8
Public transportation (including taxicab)1,6510.7
Walked4,3692.0
Other means3,7881.7
Worked at home6,1652.8
Mean travel time to work (minutes)23.9(X)
Employed civilian population 16 years and over194,923100.0
OCCUPATION
Management, professional, and related occupations69,93735.9
Service occupations28,98814.9
Sales and office occupations58,69730.1
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations2470.1
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations19,55410.0
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations17,5009.0
INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining4210.2
Construction14,5097.4
Manufacturing12,5816.5
Wholesale trade5,8093.0
Retail trade26,73813.7
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities8,6684.4
Information6,8363.5
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing16,7688.6
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services21,31910.9
Educational, health and social services39,89120.5
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services17,4118.9
Other services (except public administration)10,0535.2
Public administration13,9197.1
CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers146,62575.2
Government workers37,73119.4
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business10,1485.2
Unpaid family workers4190.2
INCOME IN 1999
Households154,635100.0
Less than $10,0006,6284.3
$10,000 to $14,9995,3443.5
$15,000 to $24,99915,49610.0
$25,000 to $34,99921,20413.7
$35,000 to $49,99930,97620.0
$50,000 to $74,99937,91824.5
$75,000 to $99,99918,36711.9
$100,000 to $149,99912,6208.2
$150,000 to $199,9992,7941.8
$200,000 or more3,2882.1
Median household income (dollars)48,705(X)
With earnings137,05388.6
Mean earnings (dollars)
55,465(X)
With Social Security income27,40117.7
Mean Social Security income (dollars)
11,348(X)
With Supplemental Security Income3,3862.2
Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
5,932(X)
With public assistance income2,4231.6
Mean public assistance income (dollars)
2,185(X)
With retirement income31,74120.5
Mean retirement income (dollars)
20,614(X)
Families112,127100.0
Less than $10,0003,3243.0
$10,000 to $14,9992,5532.3
$15,000 to $24,9999,4788.5
$25,000 to $34,99913,55312.1
$35,000 to $49,99921,78219.4
$50,000 to $74,99929,67126.5
$75,000 to $99,99915,92214.2
$100,000 to $149,99910,7229.6
$150,000 to $199,9992,3282.1
$200,000 or more2,7942.5
Median family income (dollars)53,242(X)
Per capita income (dollars)22,365(X)

Median earnings (dollars):

Male full-time, year-round workers33,756(X)
Female full-time, year-round workers25,979(X)
POVERTY STATUS IN 1999 (below poverty level)
Families5,698(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)5.1
With related children under 18 years4,823(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)7.4
With related children under 5 years
2,289(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)8.8
Families with female householder, no husband present3,424(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)18.9
With related children under 18 years3,134(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)23.1
With related children under 5 years
1,393(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)32.4
Individuals27,163(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)6.5
18 years and over16,859(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)5.6
65 years and over
1,619(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)4.7
Related children under 18 years9,814(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)8.6
Related children 5 to 17 years
7,052(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)8.3
Unrelated individuals 15 years and over8,375(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)12.9
(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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