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Henderson county north carolina dp 3 profile of selected economic characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over72,583100.0
In labor force41,45057.1
Civilian labor force
41,43857.1
Employed
39,53154.5
Unemployed
1,9072.6
Percent of civilian labor force
4.6(X)
Armed Forces
120.0
Not in labor force31,13342.9
Females 16 years and over37,977100.0
In labor force18,94449.9
Civilian labor force
18,94449.9
Employed
17,90947.2
Own children under 6 years5,778100.0
All parents in family in labor force3,26556.5
COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over38,711100.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone31,28180.8
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled5,39113.9
Public transportation (including taxicab)620.2
Walked4801.2
Other means2560.7
Worked at home1,2413.2
Mean travel time to work (minutes)22.2(X)
Employed civilian population 16 years and over39,531100.0
OCCUPATION
Management, professional, and related occupations11,29428.6
Service occupations5,91515.0
Sales and office occupations9,73924.6
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations4771.2
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations4,73712.0
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations7,36918.6
INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining8112.1
Construction3,98310.1
Manufacturing8,28120.9
Wholesale trade1,2573.2
Retail trade4,85112.3
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities1,5063.8
Information5761.5
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing1,7774.5
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services2,7036.8
Educational, health and social services7,59419.2
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services2,8497.2
Other services (except public administration)2,1685.5
Public administration1,1753.0
CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers31,23379.0
Government workers4,60311.6
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business3,5539.0
Unpaid family workers1420.4
INCOME IN 1999
Households37,467100.0
Less than $10,0003,1418.4
$10,000 to $14,9992,4536.5
$15,000 to $24,9995,58814.9
$25,000 to $34,9995,83115.6
$35,000 to $49,9997,15819.1
$50,000 to $74,9997,22319.3
$75,000 to $99,9993,1818.5
$100,000 to $149,9991,7524.7
$150,000 to $199,9995551.5
$200,000 or more5851.6
Median household income (dollars)38,109(X)
With earnings26,56570.9
Mean earnings (dollars)
46,117(X)
With Social Security income14,26938.1
Mean Social Security income (dollars)
12,348(X)
With Supplemental Security Income1,1893.2
Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
5,390(X)
With public assistance income7632.0
Mean public assistance income (dollars)
2,280(X)
With retirement income9,69025.9
Mean retirement income (dollars)
17,833(X)
Families26,578100.0
Less than $10,0001,0393.9
$10,000 to $14,9991,1534.3
$15,000 to $24,9993,22512.1
$25,000 to $34,9993,91914.7
$35,000 to $49,9995,71421.5
$50,000 to $74,9996,09722.9
$75,000 to $99,9992,90110.9
$100,000 to $149,9991,5085.7
$150,000 to $199,9994971.9
$200,000 or more5252.0
Median family income (dollars)44,974(X)
Per capita income (dollars)21,110(X)

Median earnings (dollars):

Male full-time, year-round workers31,845(X)
Female full-time, year-round workers23,978(X)
POVERTY STATUS IN 1999 (below poverty level)
Families1,803(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)6.8
With related children under 18 years1,291(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)12.4
With related children under 5 years
613(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)14.9
Families with female householder, no husband present847(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)27.6
With related children under 18 years740(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)38.1
With related children under 5 years
310(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)48.2
Individuals8,526(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)9.7
18 years and over5,807(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)8.4
65 years and over
1,524(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)8.3
Related children under 18 years2,655(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)14.5
Related children 5 to 17 years
1,883(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)14.0
Unrelated individuals 15 years and over2,871(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)20.4
(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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