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Desoto county mississippi dp 3 profile of selected economic characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over79,900100.0
In labor force55,82769.9
Civilian labor force
55,75969.8
Employed
53,77367.3
Unemployed
1,9862.5
Percent of civilian labor force
3.6(X)
Armed Forces
680.1
Not in labor force24,07330.1
Females 16 years and over40,992100.0
In labor force25,00361.0
Civilian labor force
24,99561.0
Employed
23,91758.3
Own children under 6 years9,738100.0
All parents in family in labor force5,94961.1
COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over52,647100.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone45,03885.5
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled5,90211.2
Public transportation (including taxicab)1310.2
Walked1580.3
Other means3060.6
Worked at home1,1122.1
Mean travel time to work (minutes)25.8(X)
Employed civilian population 16 years and over53,773100.0
OCCUPATION
Management, professional, and related occupations14,27226.5
Service occupations7,19713.4
Sales and office occupations16,10329.9
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations1510.3
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations7,05713.1
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations8,99316.7
INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining3730.7
Construction5,2379.7
Manufacturing6,70112.5
Wholesale trade3,5606.6
Retail trade6,06011.3
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities7,54714.0
Information9041.7
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing2,7055.0
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services3,1635.9
Educational, health and social services6,64012.3
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services6,32311.8
Other services (except public administration)2,7985.2
Public administration1,7623.3
CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers45,61484.8
Government workers5,0929.5
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business2,9355.5
Unpaid family workers1320.2
INCOME IN 1999
Households38,821100.0
Less than $10,0002,2465.8
$10,000 to $14,9991,6404.2
$15,000 to $24,9993,8269.9
$25,000 to $34,9994,80012.4
$35,000 to $49,9997,63119.7
$50,000 to $74,9999,82625.3
$75,000 to $99,9995,35413.8
$100,000 to $149,9992,3726.1
$150,000 to $199,9996461.7
$200,000 or more4801.2
Median household income (dollars)48,206(X)
With earnings33,47086.2
Mean earnings (dollars)
55,565(X)
With Social Security income8,17421.1
Mean Social Security income (dollars)
11,200(X)
With Supplemental Security Income1,5354.0
Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
6,114(X)
With public assistance income6481.7
Mean public assistance income (dollars)
2,088(X)
With retirement income5,58214.4
Mean retirement income (dollars)
18,768(X)
Families30,319100.0
Less than $10,0001,0373.4
$10,000 to $14,9999613.2
$15,000 to $24,9992,5028.3
$25,000 to $34,9993,33711.0
$35,000 to $49,9995,88519.4
$50,000 to $74,9998,56728.3
$75,000 to $99,9994,82615.9
$100,000 to $149,9992,1737.2
$150,000 to $199,9996082.0
$200,000 or more4231.4
Median family income (dollars)53,590(X)
Per capita income (dollars)20,468(X)

Median earnings (dollars):

Male full-time, year-round workers38,032(X)
Female full-time, year-round workers26,474(X)
POVERTY STATUS IN 1999 (below poverty level)
Families1,700(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)5.6
With related children under 18 years1,183(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)7.1
With related children under 5 years
535(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)7.8
Families with female householder, no husband present837(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)19.9
With related children under 18 years686(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)22.7
With related children under 5 years
287(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)26.5
Individuals7,571(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)7.1
18 years and over5,004(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)6.5
65 years and over
890(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)9.5
Related children under 18 years2,478(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)8.3
Related children 5 to 17 years
1,744(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)8.1
Unrelated individuals 15 years and over2,153(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)17.9
(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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