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Erie County, Pennsylvania Economic Statistics

Erie county pennsylvania dp 3 profile of selected economic characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over218,948100.0
In labor force137,48562.8
Civilian labor force
137,33762.7
Employed
129,32559.1
Unemployed
8,0123.7
Percent of civilian labor force
5.8(X)
Armed Forces
1480.1
Not in labor force81,46337.2
Females 16 years and over114,236100.0
In labor force64,95656.9
Civilian labor force
64,94256.8
Employed
61,65054.0
Own children under 6 years20,386100.0
All parents in family in labor force12,95563.5
COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over126,797100.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone101,29979.9
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled14,18711.2
Public transportation (including taxicab)1,7811.4
Walked5,4094.3
Other means1,2451.0
Worked at home2,8762.3
Mean travel time to work (minutes)18.5(X)
Employed civilian population 16 years and over129,325100.0
OCCUPATION
Management, professional, and related occupations37,77629.2
Service occupations21,12216.3
Sales and office occupations33,12625.6
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations5870.5
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations10,1487.8
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations26,56620.5
INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining1,3201.0
Construction6,1134.7
Manufacturing30,73123.8
Wholesale trade3,3052.6
Retail trade15,64212.1
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities4,5833.5
Information2,7752.1
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing6,3524.9
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services7,5545.8
Educational, health and social services30,43123.5
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services10,9488.5
Other services (except public administration)5,8384.5
Public administration3,7332.9
CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers109,08484.3
Government workers12,95510.0
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business6,9035.3
Unpaid family workers3830.3
INCOME IN 1999
Households106,488100.0
Less than $10,00010,74910.1
$10,000 to $14,9998,4427.9
$15,000 to $24,99916,30715.3
$25,000 to $34,99915,33014.4
$35,000 to $49,99919,70518.5
$50,000 to $74,99920,42919.2
$75,000 to $99,9998,6658.1
$100,000 to $149,9994,5604.3
$150,000 to $199,9991,0191.0
$200,000 or more1,2821.2
Median household income (dollars)36,627(X)
With earnings83,05278.0
Mean earnings (dollars)
46,625(X)
With Social Security income30,66428.8
Mean Social Security income (dollars)
11,724(X)
With Supplemental Security Income4,6114.3
Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
6,541(X)
With public assistance income3,8393.6
Mean public assistance income (dollars)
2,520(X)
With retirement income19,23218.1
Mean retirement income (dollars)
13,134(X)
Families71,650100.0
Less than $10,0003,6825.1
$10,000 to $14,9993,0304.2
$15,000 to $24,9999,09312.7
$25,000 to $34,99910,12814.1
$35,000 to $49,99914,65520.5
$50,000 to $74,99917,25524.1
$75,000 to $99,9997,81710.9
$100,000 to $149,9994,0375.6
$150,000 to $199,9999191.3
$200,000 or more1,0341.4
Median family income (dollars)44,829(X)
Per capita income (dollars)17,932(X)

Median earnings (dollars):

Male full-time, year-round workers35,465(X)
Female full-time, year-round workers23,886(X)
POVERTY STATUS IN 1999 (below poverty level)
Families5,888(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)8.2
With related children under 18 years4,951(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)13.5
With related children under 5 years
2,512(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)18.3
Families with female householder, no husband present3,446(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)28.1
With related children under 18 years3,210(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)37.2
With related children under 5 years
1,653(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)51.1
Individuals32,108(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)12.0
18 years and over20,945(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)10.5
65 years and over
2,864(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)7.7
Related children under 18 years10,764(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)15.7
Related children 5 to 17 years
7,755(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)15.0
Unrelated individuals 15 years and over12,261(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)25.7
(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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