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Essex county massachusetts dp 3 profile of selected economic characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over560,484100.0
In labor force366,95065.5
Civilian labor force
366,71565.4
Employed
349,83562.4
Unemployed
16,8803.0
Percent of civilian labor force
4.6(X)
Armed Forces
2350.0
Not in labor force193,53434.5
Females 16 years and over298,049100.0
In labor force176,55259.2
Civilian labor force
176,49059.2
Employed
168,21756.4
Own children under 6 years55,599100.0
All parents in family in labor force32,88259.1
COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over343,631100.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone270,60478.7
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled32,3329.4
Public transportation (including taxicab)16,8204.9
Walked9,6542.8
Other means2,9380.9
Worked at home11,2833.3
Mean travel time to work (minutes)27.1(X)
Employed civilian population 16 years and over349,835100.0
OCCUPATION
Management, professional, and related occupations137,74639.4
Service occupations47,72413.6
Sales and office occupations94,37427.0
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations1,0760.3
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations25,6887.3
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations43,22712.4
INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining1,7080.5
Construction18,4685.3
Manufacturing55,83416.0
Wholesale trade12,7943.7
Retail trade39,36611.3
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities15,6294.5
Information12,8373.7
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing26,1737.5
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services39,18411.2
Educational, health and social services75,35421.5
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services22,5956.5
Other services (except public administration)15,5504.4
Public administration14,3434.1
CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers279,89180.0
Government workers45,49913.0
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business23,7926.8
Unpaid family workers6530.2
INCOME IN 1999
Households275,410100.0
Less than $10,00024,0338.7
$10,000 to $14,99915,0685.5
$15,000 to $24,99927,2869.9
$25,000 to $34,99927,41810.0
$35,000 to $49,99939,10114.2
$50,000 to $74,99954,04819.6
$75,000 to $99,99936,06613.1
$100,000 to $149,99932,01611.6
$150,000 to $199,9999,8593.6
$200,000 or more10,5153.8
Median household income (dollars)51,576(X)
With earnings219,44279.7
Mean earnings (dollars)
71,066(X)
With Social Security income75,06327.3
Mean Social Security income (dollars)
11,104(X)
With Supplemental Security Income14,5395.3
Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
6,577(X)
With public assistance income8,4243.1
Mean public assistance income (dollars)
3,696(X)
With retirement income46,95917.1
Mean retirement income (dollars)
15,507(X)
Families186,043100.0
Less than $10,0008,0754.3
$10,000 to $14,9996,1863.3
$15,000 to $24,99913,8367.4
$25,000 to $34,99915,5648.4
$35,000 to $49,99925,71313.8
$50,000 to $74,99940,77621.9
$75,000 to $99,99930,22416.2
$100,000 to $149,99927,47914.8
$150,000 to $199,9998,7124.7
$200,000 or more9,4785.1
Median family income (dollars)63,746(X)
Per capita income (dollars)26,358(X)

Median earnings (dollars):

Male full-time, year-round workers44,569(X)
Female full-time, year-round workers32,369(X)
POVERTY STATUS IN 1999 (below poverty level)
Families12,233(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)6.6
With related children under 18 years9,781(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)10.1
With related children under 5 years
4,695(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)12.4
Families with female householder, no husband present7,259(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)22.1
With related children under 18 years6,708(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)31.0
With related children under 5 years
3,126(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)44.5
Individuals63,137(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)8.9
18 years and over41,314(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)7.8
65 years and over
8,343(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)8.9
Related children under 18 years21,143(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)11.9
Related children 5 to 17 years
15,179(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)11.6
Unrelated individuals 15 years and over22,143(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)18.4
(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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