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Economic Statistics

Galveston county texas dp 3 profile of selected economic characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over190,919100.0
In labor force122,89464.4
Civilian labor force
122,46164.1
Employed
114,22159.8
Unemployed
8,2404.3
Percent of civilian labor force
6.7(X)
Armed Forces
4330.2
Not in labor force68,02535.6
Females 16 years and over99,053100.0
In labor force56,99557.5
Civilian labor force
56,94457.5
Employed
53,09053.6
Own children under 6 years19,958100.0
All parents in family in labor force11,28656.5
COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over112,616100.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone88,05478.2
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled15,35013.6
Public transportation (including taxicab)1,5321.4
Walked2,6042.3
Other means2,2282.0
Worked at home2,8482.5
Mean travel time to work (minutes)26.0(X)
Employed civilian population 16 years and over114,221100.0
OCCUPATION
Management, professional, and related occupations40,95235.9
Service occupations18,01315.8
Sales and office occupations28,99225.4
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations5030.4
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations12,84911.2
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations12,91211.3
INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining1,7651.5
Construction8,9317.8
Manufacturing14,19912.4
Wholesale trade3,2362.8
Retail trade11,95010.5
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities6,1875.4
Information2,0121.8
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing7,0636.2
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services10,0008.8
Educational, health and social services27,47724.1
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services9,9408.7
Other services (except public administration)5,2144.6
Public administration6,2475.5
CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers82,91772.6
Government workers23,82720.9
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business7,0556.2
Unpaid family workers4220.4
INCOME IN 1999
Households94,840100.0
Less than $10,0009,59810.1
$10,000 to $14,9996,3606.7
$15,000 to $24,99911,90112.5
$25,000 to $34,99911,55312.2
$35,000 to $49,99914,33215.1
$50,000 to $74,99917,45718.4
$75,000 to $99,99911,33512.0
$100,000 to $149,9998,5289.0
$150,000 to $199,9991,8752.0
$200,000 or more1,9012.0
Median household income (dollars)42,419(X)
With earnings77,97982.2
Mean earnings (dollars)
56,240(X)
With Social Security income21,83123.0
Mean Social Security income (dollars)
11,132(X)
With Supplemental Security Income3,6033.8
Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
6,104(X)
With public assistance income2,8113.0
Mean public assistance income (dollars)
2,475(X)
With retirement income15,43116.3
Mean retirement income (dollars)
19,068(X)
Families66,494100.0
Less than $10,0004,1276.2
$10,000 to $14,9993,2634.9
$15,000 to $24,9997,08910.7
$25,000 to $34,9997,50711.3
$35,000 to $49,99910,20815.4
$50,000 to $74,99913,78820.7
$75,000 to $99,9999,87914.9
$100,000 to $149,9997,38811.1
$150,000 to $199,9991,6932.5
$200,000 or more1,5522.3
Median family income (dollars)51,435(X)
Per capita income (dollars)21,568(X)

Median earnings (dollars):

Male full-time, year-round workers41,406(X)
Female full-time, year-round workers28,703(X)
POVERTY STATUS IN 1999 (below poverty level)
Families6,734(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)10.1
With related children under 18 years5,390(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)15.0
With related children under 5 years
2,640(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)19.0
Families with female householder, no husband present3,564(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)29.2
With related children under 18 years3,196(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)36.5
With related children under 5 years
1,392(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)46.5
Individuals32,510(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)13.2
18 years and over20,664(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)11.5
65 years and over
2,698(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)10.2
Related children under 18 years11,570(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)17.6
Related children 5 to 17 years
8,173(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)16.9
Unrelated individuals 15 years and over9,099(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)23.7
(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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