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Dimmit County, Texas Economic Statistics

Dimmit county texas dp 3 profile of selected economic characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over7,208100.0
In labor force3,90154.1
Civilian labor force
3,89754.1
Employed
3,34246.4
Unemployed
5557.7
Percent of civilian labor force
14.2(X)
Armed Forces
40.1
Not in labor force3,30745.9
Females 16 years and over3,742100.0
In labor force1,73246.3
Civilian labor force
1,72846.2
Employed
1,50740.3
Own children under 6 years969100.0
All parents in family in labor force51953.6
COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over3,218100.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone2,46376.5
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled53916.7
Public transportation (including taxicab)110.3
Walked551.7
Other means792.5
Worked at home712.2
Mean travel time to work (minutes)21.2(X)
Employed civilian population 16 years and over3,342100.0
OCCUPATION
Management, professional, and related occupations75522.6
Service occupations72121.6
Sales and office occupations74422.3
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations1464.4
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations39711.9
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations57917.3
INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining40112.0
Construction1775.3
Manufacturing1053.1
Wholesale trade521.6
Retail trade39711.9
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities33510.0
Information411.2
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing732.2
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services1153.4
Educational, health and social services96929.0
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services1795.4
Other services (except public administration)1875.6
Public administration3119.3
CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers2,18365.3
Government workers93227.9
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business2206.6
Unpaid family workers70.2
INCOME IN 1999
Households3,298100.0
Less than $10,00075322.8
$10,000 to $14,99947014.3
$15,000 to $24,99959117.9
$25,000 to $34,99952415.9
$35,000 to $49,99947414.4
$50,000 to $74,9993149.5
$75,000 to $99,9991544.7
$100,000 to $149,99920.1
$150,000 to $199,99970.2
$200,000 or more90.3
Median household income (dollars)21,917(X)
With earnings2,48275.3
Mean earnings (dollars)
31,333(X)
With Social Security income1,08733.0
Mean Social Security income (dollars)
7,851(X)
With Supplemental Security Income38611.7
Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
4,161(X)
With public assistance income3169.6
Mean public assistance income (dollars)
2,512(X)
With retirement income3189.6
Mean retirement income (dollars)
9,500(X)
Families2,646100.0
Less than $10,00047117.8
$10,000 to $14,99937814.3
$15,000 to $24,99948918.5
$25,000 to $34,99942316.0
$35,000 to $49,99943916.6
$50,000 to $74,99928010.6
$75,000 to $99,9991485.6
$100,000 to $149,99920.1
$150,000 to $199,99970.3
$200,000 or more90.3
Median family income (dollars)24,579(X)
Per capita income (dollars)9,765(X)

Median earnings (dollars):

Male full-time, year-round workers25,000(X)
Female full-time, year-round workers15,370(X)
POVERTY STATUS IN 1999 (below poverty level)
Families787(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)29.7
With related children under 18 years615(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)38.1
With related children under 5 years
255(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)41.7
Families with female householder, no husband present244(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)46.7
With related children under 18 years213(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)58.2
With related children under 5 years
51(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)45.9
Individuals3,369(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)33.2
18 years and over2,022(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)29.8
65 years and over
398(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)31.5
Related children under 18 years1,345(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)40.3
Related children 5 to 17 years
970(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)38.4
Unrelated individuals 15 years and over386(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)46.3
(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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