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George county mississippi dp 3 profile of selected economic characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over14,269100.0
In labor force8,11656.9
Civilian labor force
8,06956.5
Employed
7,33451.4
Unemployed
7355.2
Percent of civilian labor force
9.1(X)
Armed Forces
470.3
Not in labor force6,15343.1
Females 16 years and over7,176100.0
In labor force3,17544.2
Civilian labor force
3,15343.9
Employed
2,80539.1
Own children under 6 years1,590100.0
All parents in family in labor force70844.5
COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over7,207100.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone5,00169.4
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled1,85925.8
Public transportation (including taxicab)80.1
Walked1592.2
Other means801.1
Worked at home1001.4
Mean travel time to work (minutes)36.6(X)
Employed civilian population 16 years and over7,334100.0
OCCUPATION
Management, professional, and related occupations1,62622.2
Service occupations87912.0
Sales and office occupations1,47620.1
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations1442.0
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations1,52320.8
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations1,68623.0
INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining3514.8
Construction1,06414.5
Manufacturing1,63322.3
Wholesale trade3364.6
Retail trade75610.3
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities4005.5
Information1011.4
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing2773.8
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services2213.0
Educational, health and social services1,10015.0
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services4786.5
Other services (except public administration)3164.3
Public administration3014.1
CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers5,76978.7
Government workers1,05714.4
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business4876.6
Unpaid family workers210.3
INCOME IN 1999
Households6,753100.0
Less than $10,0001,01415.0
$10,000 to $14,9994757.0
$15,000 to $24,99995314.1
$25,000 to $34,99995914.2
$35,000 to $49,9991,30119.3
$50,000 to $74,9991,26018.7
$75,000 to $99,9995147.6
$100,000 to $149,9992033.0
$150,000 to $199,999570.8
$200,000 or more170.3
Median household income (dollars)34,730(X)
With earnings5,13376.0
Mean earnings (dollars)
42,219(X)
With Social Security income1,94328.8
Mean Social Security income (dollars)
9,983(X)
With Supplemental Security Income4536.7
Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
5,726(X)
With public assistance income1882.8
Mean public assistance income (dollars)
2,162(X)
With retirement income1,00514.9
Mean retirement income (dollars)
13,836(X)
Families5,329100.0
Less than $10,0004989.3
$10,000 to $14,9992735.1
$15,000 to $24,99968712.9
$25,000 to $34,99981715.3
$35,000 to $49,9991,15921.7
$50,000 to $74,9991,14921.6
$75,000 to $99,9994879.1
$100,000 to $149,9991853.5
$150,000 to $199,999571.1
$200,000 or more170.3
Median family income (dollars)39,386(X)
Per capita income (dollars)14,337(X)

Median earnings (dollars):

Male full-time, year-round workers33,575(X)
Female full-time, year-round workers20,542(X)
POVERTY STATUS IN 1999 (below poverty level)
Families695(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)13.0
With related children under 18 years501(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)17.8
With related children under 5 years
247(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)21.6
Families with female householder, no husband present256(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)40.8
With related children under 18 years215(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)53.0
With related children under 5 years
111(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)81.0
Individuals3,140(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)16.7
18 years and over1,991(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)14.9
65 years and over
410(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)20.2
Related children under 18 years1,124(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)20.8
Related children 5 to 17 years
802(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)19.9
Unrelated individuals 15 years and over746(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)37.5
(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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