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Dekalb County, Tennessee Economic Statistics

Dekalb county tennessee dp 3 profile of selected economic characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over13,851100.0
In labor force8,42560.8
Civilian labor force
8,42560.8
Employed
7,98857.7
Unemployed
4373.2
Percent of civilian labor force
5.2(X)
Armed Forces
00.0
Not in labor force5,42639.2
Females 16 years and over7,100100.0
In labor force3,82053.8
Civilian labor force
3,82053.8
Employed
3,59950.7
Own children under 6 years1,180100.0
All parents in family in labor force71560.6
COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over7,798100.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone5,95176.3
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled1,13314.5
Public transportation (including taxicab)190.2
Walked2813.6
Other means1381.8
Worked at home2763.5
Mean travel time to work (minutes)24.3(X)
Employed civilian population 16 years and over7,988100.0
OCCUPATION
Management, professional, and related occupations2,03225.4
Service occupations81810.2
Sales and office occupations1,56819.6
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations1682.1
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations94711.9
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations2,45530.7
INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining3784.7
Construction7058.8
Manufacturing2,41130.2
Wholesale trade3053.8
Retail trade7829.8
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities4285.4
Information1451.8
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing2653.3
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services3414.3
Educational, health and social services1,25815.7
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services4515.6
Other services (except public administration)2953.7
Public administration2242.8
CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers5,98374.9
Government workers1,05113.2
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business90911.4
Unpaid family workers450.6
INCOME IN 1999
Households6,998100.0
Less than $10,0001,22717.5
$10,000 to $14,9996088.7
$15,000 to $24,9991,10415.8
$25,000 to $34,9991,05615.1
$35,000 to $49,9991,10615.8
$50,000 to $74,9991,18116.9
$75,000 to $99,9993735.3
$100,000 to $149,9991802.6
$150,000 to $199,999630.9
$200,000 or more1001.4
Median household income (dollars)30,359(X)
With earnings5,20774.4
Mean earnings (dollars)
45,137(X)
With Social Security income2,26132.3
Mean Social Security income (dollars)
8,909(X)
With Supplemental Security Income5257.5
Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
5,146(X)
With public assistance income2103.0
Mean public assistance income (dollars)
1,800(X)
With retirement income94413.5
Mean retirement income (dollars)
15,052(X)
Families5,040100.0
Less than $10,0004158.2
$10,000 to $14,9993797.5
$15,000 to $24,99973414.6
$25,000 to $34,99982316.3
$35,000 to $49,99991218.1
$50,000 to $74,9991,14022.6
$75,000 to $99,9993567.1
$100,000 to $149,9991372.7
$150,000 to $199,999631.3
$200,000 or more811.6
Median family income (dollars)36,920(X)
Per capita income (dollars)17,217(X)

Median earnings (dollars):

Male full-time, year-round workers29,483(X)
Female full-time, year-round workers20,953(X)
POVERTY STATUS IN 1999 (below poverty level)
Families597(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)11.8
With related children under 18 years389(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)16.7
With related children under 5 years
188(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)22.5
Families with female householder, no husband present240(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)30.5
With related children under 18 years235(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)47.0
With related children under 5 years
119(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)75.3
Individuals2,930(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)17.0
18 years and over2,115(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)16.1
65 years and over
466(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)20.1
Related children under 18 years805(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)20.0
Related children 5 to 17 years
580(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)19.3
Unrelated individuals 15 years and over1,061(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)40.3
(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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