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Jefferson County, Alabama Economic Statistics

Jefferson county alabama dp 3 profile of selected economic characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over516,341100.0
In labor force317,65861.5
Civilian labor force
317,13561.4
Employed
297,12357.5
Unemployed
20,0123.9
Percent of civilian labor force
6.3(X)
Armed Forces
5230.1
Not in labor force198,68338.5
Females 16 years and over278,944100.0
In labor force154,84155.5
Civilian labor force
154,69355.5
Employed
144,77051.9
Own children under 6 years48,128100.0
All parents in family in labor force28,62359.5
COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over292,449100.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone243,72083.3
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled34,33411.7
Public transportation (including taxicab)3,2071.1
Walked3,8381.3
Other means1,9200.7
Worked at home5,4301.9
Mean travel time to work (minutes)24.3(X)
Employed civilian population 16 years and over297,123100.0
OCCUPATION
Management, professional, and related occupations100,88734.0
Service occupations40,71113.7
Sales and office occupations91,34630.7
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations4380.1
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations26,1408.8
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations37,60112.7
INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining1,9090.6
Construction18,4356.2
Manufacturing29,76910.0
Wholesale trade13,8914.7
Retail trade35,13811.8
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities16,4425.5
Information11,0543.7
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing28,9519.7
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services28,5049.6
Educational, health and social services64,77721.8
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services19,5126.6
Other services (except public administration)16,1405.4
Public administration12,6014.2
CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers239,96380.8
Government workers42,92814.4
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business13,5554.6
Unpaid family workers6770.2
INCOME IN 1999
Households263,255100.0
Less than $10,00033,76612.8
$10,000 to $14,99918,8977.2
$15,000 to $24,99937,21314.1
$25,000 to $34,99935,35813.4
$35,000 to $49,99942,42616.1
$50,000 to $74,99946,21117.6
$75,000 to $99,99922,7488.6
$100,000 to $149,99915,8386.0
$150,000 to $199,9994,8331.8
$200,000 or more5,9652.3
Median household income (dollars)36,868(X)
With earnings205,23878.0
Mean earnings (dollars)
52,538(X)
With Social Security income74,38928.3
Mean Social Security income (dollars)
11,041(X)
With Supplemental Security Income13,6065.2
Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
6,044(X)
With public assistance income5,7532.2
Mean public assistance income (dollars)
2,132(X)
With retirement income44,47416.9
Mean retirement income (dollars)
17,774(X)
Families177,280100.0
Less than $10,00014,1768.0
$10,000 to $14,9998,7744.9
$15,000 to $24,99921,11511.9
$25,000 to $34,99922,10212.5
$35,000 to $49,99929,96016.9
$50,000 to $74,99937,80021.3
$75,000 to $99,99919,91711.2
$100,000 to $149,99913,9567.9
$150,000 to $199,9994,3032.4
$200,000 or more5,1772.9
Median family income (dollars)45,951(X)
Per capita income (dollars)20,892(X)

Median earnings (dollars):

Male full-time, year-round workers35,954(X)
Female full-time, year-round workers26,631(X)
POVERTY STATUS IN 1999 (below poverty level)
Families20,639(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)11.6
With related children under 18 years15,738(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)17.0
With related children under 5 years
7,160(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)20.7
Families with female householder, no husband present13,296(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)29.7
With related children under 18 years11,263(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)37.6
With related children under 5 years
5,038(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)48.9
Individuals95,674(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)14.8
18 years and over62,578(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)12.9
65 years and over
11,039(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)12.7
Related children under 18 years32,576(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)20.2
Related children 5 to 17 years
22,967(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)19.3
Unrelated individuals 15 years and over26,855(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)24.6
(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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