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Essex county new york dp 3 profile of selected economic characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over31,099100.0
In labor force17,79357.2
Civilian labor force
17,75457.1
Employed
16,53953.2
Unemployed
1,2153.9
Percent of civilian labor force
6.8(X)
Armed Forces
390.1
Not in labor force13,30642.8
Females 16 years and over14,844100.0
In labor force8,27655.8
Civilian labor force
8,27355.7
Employed
7,76452.3
Own children under 6 years2,285100.0
All parents in family in labor force1,69774.3
COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over16,104100.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone12,10775.2
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled2,28914.2
Public transportation (including taxicab)920.6
Walked7434.6
Other means1050.7
Worked at home7684.8
Mean travel time to work (minutes)20.7(X)
Employed civilian population 16 years and over16,539100.0
OCCUPATION
Management, professional, and related occupations4,80529.1
Service occupations3,82823.1
Sales and office occupations3,48621.1
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations1911.2
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations1,96711.9
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations2,26213.7
INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining3992.4
Construction1,4999.1
Manufacturing1,72710.4
Wholesale trade2921.8
Retail trade1,80010.9
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities5153.1
Information2881.7
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing5093.1
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services7044.3
Educational, health and social services4,13325.0
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services2,18813.2
Other services (except public administration)9745.9
Public administration1,5119.1
CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers10,95566.2
Government workers3,99524.2
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business1,5619.4
Unpaid family workers280.2
INCOME IN 1999
Households15,015100.0
Less than $10,0001,54510.3
$10,000 to $14,9991,2598.4
$15,000 to $24,9992,32515.5
$25,000 to $34,9992,41716.1
$35,000 to $49,9992,93419.5
$50,000 to $74,9992,59317.3
$75,000 to $99,9991,1597.7
$100,000 to $149,9995283.5
$150,000 to $199,999990.7
$200,000 or more1561.0
Median household income (dollars)34,823(X)
With earnings11,50476.6
Mean earnings (dollars)
42,456(X)
With Social Security income5,04033.6
Mean Social Security income (dollars)
11,014(X)
With Supplemental Security Income6394.3
Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
6,397(X)
With public assistance income4593.1
Mean public assistance income (dollars)
2,512(X)
With retirement income3,64624.3
Mean retirement income (dollars)
16,825(X)
Families9,899100.0
Less than $10,0004574.6
$10,000 to $14,9995465.5
$15,000 to $24,9991,30113.1
$25,000 to $34,9991,53215.5
$35,000 to $49,9992,21422.4
$50,000 to $74,9992,22122.4
$75,000 to $99,99999910.1
$100,000 to $149,9994164.2
$150,000 to $199,999850.9
$200,000 or more1281.3
Median family income (dollars)41,927(X)
Per capita income (dollars)18,194(X)

Median earnings (dollars):

Male full-time, year-round workers30,952(X)
Female full-time, year-round workers22,205(X)
POVERTY STATUS IN 1999 (below poverty level)
Families776(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)7.8
With related children under 18 years590(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)12.6
With related children under 5 years
237(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)15.5
Families with female householder, no husband present353(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)27.7
With related children under 18 years325(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)38.2
With related children under 5 years
141(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)53.8
Individuals4,173(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)11.6
18 years and over2,852(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)10.4
65 years and over
507(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)8.6
Related children under 18 years1,240(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)14.5
Related children 5 to 17 years
959(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)14.4
Unrelated individuals 15 years and over1,670(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)23.6
(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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