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Aroostook county maine dp 3 profile of selected economic characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over59,545100.0
In labor force34,86758.6
Civilian labor force
34,71858.3
Employed
32,46154.5
Unemployed
2,2573.8
Percent of civilian labor force
6.5(X)
Armed Forces
1490.3
Not in labor force24,67841.4
Females 16 years and over30,782100.0
In labor force16,05552.2
Civilian labor force
16,03352.1
Employed
15,26749.6
Own children under 6 years4,391100.0
All parents in family in labor force2,76663.0
COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over31,957100.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone25,46079.7
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled3,64311.4
Public transportation (including taxicab)1590.5
Walked1,2634.0
Other means2770.9
Worked at home1,1553.6
Mean travel time to work (minutes)18.3(X)
Employed civilian population 16 years and over32,461100.0
OCCUPATION
Management, professional, and related occupations8,89627.4
Service occupations5,59917.2
Sales and office occupations7,71723.8
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations1,1283.5
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations3,23610.0
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations5,88518.1
INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining2,0236.2
Construction1,6125.0
Manufacturing4,07412.6
Wholesale trade8672.7
Retail trade4,41613.6
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities2,0756.4
Information5251.6
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing1,0213.1
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services2,0856.4
Educational, health and social services8,74526.9
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services1,6995.2
Other services (except public administration)1,7095.3
Public administration1,6105.0
CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers23,89773.6
Government workers5,75617.7
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business2,7388.4
Unpaid family workers700.2
INCOME IN 1999
Households30,317100.0
Less than $10,0004,75115.7
$10,000 to $14,9993,05110.1
$15,000 to $24,9995,42817.9
$25,000 to $34,9994,67715.4
$35,000 to $49,9995,39117.8
$50,000 to $74,9994,64515.3
$75,000 to $99,9991,4424.8
$100,000 to $149,9996062.0
$150,000 to $199,9991630.5
$200,000 or more1630.5
Median household income (dollars)28,837(X)
With earnings21,94972.4
Mean earnings (dollars)
37,538(X)
With Social Security income10,59334.9
Mean Social Security income (dollars)
9,600(X)
With Supplemental Security Income2,1737.2
Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
5,676(X)
With public assistance income2,0856.9
Mean public assistance income (dollars)
1,812(X)
With retirement income4,96416.4
Mean retirement income (dollars)
13,891(X)
Families20,508100.0
Less than $10,0001,3626.6
$10,000 to $14,9991,5467.5
$15,000 to $24,9993,42416.7
$25,000 to $34,9993,54617.3
$35,000 to $49,9994,46721.8
$50,000 to $74,9994,01719.6
$75,000 to $99,9991,3256.5
$100,000 to $149,9995442.7
$150,000 to $199,9991470.7
$200,000 or more1300.6
Median family income (dollars)36,044(X)
Per capita income (dollars)15,033(X)

Median earnings (dollars):

Male full-time, year-round workers29,747(X)
Female full-time, year-round workers20,300(X)
POVERTY STATUS IN 1999 (below poverty level)
Families2,015(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)9.8
With related children under 18 years1,343(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)14.9
With related children under 5 years
599(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)19.7
Families with female householder, no husband present829(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)34.0
With related children under 18 years725(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)43.2
With related children under 5 years
347(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)59.2
Individuals10,313(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)14.3
18 years and over7,541(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)13.5
65 years and over
1,891(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)16.0
Related children under 18 years2,603(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)16.2
Related children 5 to 17 years
1,831(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)14.7
Unrelated individuals 15 years and over4,280(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)32.8
(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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