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Dekalb county alabama dp 3 profile of selected economic characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over50,247100.0
In labor force30,90361.5
Civilian labor force
30,86261.4
Employed
29,28058.3
Unemployed
1,5823.1
Percent of civilian labor force
5.1(X)
Armed Forces
410.1
Not in labor force19,34438.5
Females 16 years and over26,269100.0
In labor force14,03653.4
Civilian labor force
14,03453.4
Employed
13,17650.2
Own children under 6 years5,052100.0
All parents in family in labor force2,83256.1
COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over28,637100.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone23,23681.1
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled3,87413.5
Public transportation (including taxicab)640.2
Walked3861.3
Other means2360.8
Worked at home8412.9
Mean travel time to work (minutes)23.9(X)
Employed civilian population 16 years and over29,280100.0
OCCUPATION
Management, professional, and related occupations5,75919.7
Service occupations3,11910.7
Sales and office occupations5,43918.6
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations4561.6
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations3,58312.2
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations10,92437.3
INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining1,1023.8
Construction2,0467.0
Manufacturing11,59939.6
Wholesale trade7202.5
Retail trade2,6979.2
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities1,4484.9
Information4891.7
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing8993.1
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services8903.0
Educational, health and social services3,75612.8
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services1,6425.6
Other services (except public administration)1,1974.1
Public administration7952.7
CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers23,59780.6
Government workers2,97310.2
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business2,5458.7
Unpaid family workers1650.6
INCOME IN 1999
Households25,147100.0
Less than $10,0003,74514.9
$10,000 to $14,9992,3639.4
$15,000 to $24,9994,38417.4
$25,000 to $34,9993,92115.6
$35,000 to $49,9994,31417.2
$50,000 to $74,9994,04816.1
$75,000 to $99,9991,2845.1
$100,000 to $149,9996632.6
$150,000 to $199,9991540.6
$200,000 or more2711.1
Median household income (dollars)30,137(X)
With earnings19,20676.4
Mean earnings (dollars)
41,347(X)
With Social Security income7,39829.4
Mean Social Security income (dollars)
9,571(X)
With Supplemental Security Income1,6786.7
Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
5,417(X)
With public assistance income5152.0
Mean public assistance income (dollars)
1,651(X)
With retirement income3,61914.4
Mean retirement income (dollars)
11,590(X)
Families18,574100.0
Less than $10,0001,3767.4
$10,000 to $14,9991,3647.3
$15,000 to $24,9993,18317.1
$25,000 to $34,9993,12216.8
$35,000 to $49,9993,69119.9
$50,000 to $74,9993,74120.1
$75,000 to $99,9991,1346.1
$100,000 to $149,9995923.2
$150,000 to $199,9991220.7
$200,000 or more2491.3
Median family income (dollars)35,801(X)
Per capita income (dollars)15,818(X)

Median earnings (dollars):

Male full-time, year-round workers28,878(X)
Female full-time, year-round workers19,103(X)
POVERTY STATUS IN 1999 (below poverty level)
Families2,175(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)11.7
With related children under 18 years1,412(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)15.6
With related children under 5 years
631(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)18.4
Families with female householder, no husband present722(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)30.1
With related children under 18 years581(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)39.8
With related children under 5 years
225(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)53.3
Individuals9,791(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)15.4
18 years and over6,843(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)14.3
65 years and over
1,713(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)20.5
Related children under 18 years2,884(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)18.6
Related children 5 to 17 years
1,991(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)17.7
Unrelated individuals 15 years and over2,768(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)33.3
(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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