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Houston County, Texas Economic Statistics

Houston county texas dp 3 profile of selected economic characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over18,471100.0
In labor force8,47845.9
Civilian labor force
8,47645.9
Employed
7,95843.1
Unemployed
5182.8
Percent of civilian labor force
6.1(X)
Armed Forces
20.0
Not in labor force9,99354.1
Females 16 years and over8,521100.0
In labor force3,92146.0
Civilian labor force
3,92146.0
Employed
3,67543.1
Own children under 6 years1,364100.0
All parents in family in labor force76856.3
COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over7,843100.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone6,02476.8
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled1,23715.8
Public transportation (including taxicab)340.4
Walked1912.4
Other means931.2
Worked at home2643.4
Mean travel time to work (minutes)23.9(X)
Employed civilian population 16 years and over7,958100.0
OCCUPATION
Management, professional, and related occupations2,00725.2
Service occupations1,81222.8
Sales and office occupations1,75122.0
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations2022.5
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations87811.0
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations1,30816.4
INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining6037.6
Construction5356.7
Manufacturing96012.1
Wholesale trade2353.0
Retail trade90311.3
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities3434.3
Information1782.2
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing3224.0
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services3484.4
Educational, health and social services1,88523.7
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services2793.5
Other services (except public administration)4715.9
Public administration89611.3
CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers5,04663.4
Government workers1,98524.9
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business87211.0
Unpaid family workers550.7
INCOME IN 1999
Households8,268100.0
Less than $10,0001,44717.5
$10,000 to $14,99983710.1
$15,000 to $24,9991,47817.9
$25,000 to $34,9991,16914.1
$35,000 to $49,9991,29715.7
$50,000 to $74,9991,28415.5
$75,000 to $99,9994074.9
$100,000 to $149,9992422.9
$150,000 to $199,999250.3
$200,000 or more821.0
Median household income (dollars)28,119(X)
With earnings5,72669.3
Mean earnings (dollars)
38,182(X)
With Social Security income3,06937.1
Mean Social Security income (dollars)
10,827(X)
With Supplemental Security Income6047.3
Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
5,627(X)
With public assistance income3103.7
Mean public assistance income (dollars)
2,679(X)
With retirement income1,66020.1
Mean retirement income (dollars)
13,791(X)
Families5,786100.0
Less than $10,00058710.1
$10,000 to $14,9994688.1
$15,000 to $24,99993816.2
$25,000 to $34,99989615.5
$35,000 to $49,9991,10519.1
$50,000 to $74,9991,12219.4
$75,000 to $99,9993556.1
$100,000 to $149,9992283.9
$150,000 to $199,999250.4
$200,000 or more621.1
Median family income (dollars)35,033(X)
Per capita income (dollars)14,525(X)

Median earnings (dollars):

Male full-time, year-round workers29,143(X)
Female full-time, year-round workers19,885(X)
POVERTY STATUS IN 1999 (below poverty level)
Families902(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)15.6
With related children under 18 years608(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)23.3
With related children under 5 years
259(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)29.4
Families with female householder, no husband present414(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)39.1
With related children under 18 years329(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)47.1
With related children under 5 years
117(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)56.0
Individuals4,219(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)21.0
18 years and over2,752(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)18.3
65 years and over
699(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)18.2
Related children under 18 years1,446(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)28.3
Related children 5 to 17 years
1,085(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)28.0
Unrelated individuals 15 years and over1,067(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)35.6
(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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