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Highland County, Virginia Economic Statistics

Highland county virginia dp 3 profile of selected economic characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over2,101100.0
In labor force1,20357.3
Civilian labor force
1,19857.0
Employed
1,11753.2
Unemployed
813.9
Percent of civilian labor force
6.8(X)
Armed Forces
50.2
Not in labor force89842.7
Females 16 years and over1,063100.0
In labor force47544.7
Civilian labor force
47544.7
Employed
43440.8
Own children under 6 years102100.0
All parents in family in labor force4645.1
COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over1,106100.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone77870.3
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled22019.9
Public transportation (including taxicab)00.0
Walked211.9
Other means00.0
Worked at home877.9
Mean travel time to work (minutes)32.0(X)
Employed civilian population 16 years and over1,117100.0
OCCUPATION
Management, professional, and related occupations32829.4
Service occupations13111.7
Sales and office occupations21319.1
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations655.8
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations21419.2
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations16614.9
INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining17215.4
Construction22119.8
Manufacturing837.4
Wholesale trade121.1
Retail trade585.2
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities746.6
Information595.3
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing252.2
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services534.7
Educational, health and social services14012.5
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services645.7
Other services (except public administration)807.2
Public administration766.8
CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers69462.1
Government workers19917.8
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business21919.6
Unpaid family workers50.4
INCOME IN 1999
Households1,122100.0
Less than $10,00015213.5
$10,000 to $14,99911910.6
$15,000 to $24,99918016.0
$25,000 to $34,99918016.0
$35,000 to $49,99925722.9
$50,000 to $74,99915213.5
$75,000 to $99,999443.9
$100,000 to $149,999222.0
$150,000 to $199,99970.6
$200,000 or more90.8
Median household income (dollars)29,732(X)
With earnings79570.9
Mean earnings (dollars)
34,108(X)
With Social Security income47142.0
Mean Social Security income (dollars)
9,060(X)
With Supplemental Security Income433.8
Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
5,328(X)
With public assistance income272.4
Mean public assistance income (dollars)
2,619(X)
With retirement income23020.5
Mean retirement income (dollars)
14,640(X)
Families753100.0
Less than $10,000547.2
$10,000 to $14,999364.8
$15,000 to $24,99913618.1
$25,000 to $34,99910914.5
$35,000 to $49,99921428.4
$50,000 to $74,99912817.0
$75,000 to $99,999405.3
$100,000 to $149,999222.9
$150,000 to $199,99970.9
$200,000 or more70.9
Median family income (dollars)37,530(X)
Per capita income (dollars)15,976(X)

Median earnings (dollars):

Male full-time, year-round workers25,904(X)
Female full-time, year-round workers19,250(X)
POVERTY STATUS IN 1999 (below poverty level)
Families70(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)9.3
With related children under 18 years27(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)10.3
With related children under 5 years
16(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)21.1
Families with female householder, no husband present16(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)19.0
With related children under 18 years7(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)21.9
With related children under 5 years
0(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)0.0
Individuals318(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)12.6
18 years and over252(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)12.4
65 years and over
81(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)15.8
Related children under 18 years66(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)13.2
Related children 5 to 17 years
44(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)10.7
Unrelated individuals 15 years and over114(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)25.9
(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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