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Jefferson Davis Parish Louisiana Economic Statistics

Jefferson davis parish louisiana dp 3 profile of selected economic characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over23,294100.0
In labor force12,62054.2
Civilian labor force
12,59754.1
Employed
11,60649.8
Unemployed
9914.3
Percent of civilian labor force
7.9(X)
Armed Forces
230.1
Not in labor force10,67445.8
Females 16 years and over12,251100.0
In labor force5,60345.7
Civilian labor force
5,60345.7
Employed
5,09341.6
Own children under 6 years2,772100.0
All parents in family in labor force1,62958.8
COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over11,353100.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone9,08280.0
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled1,58414.0
Public transportation (including taxicab)170.1
Walked1841.6
Other means2121.9
Worked at home2742.4
Mean travel time to work (minutes)30.8(X)
Employed civilian population 16 years and over11,606100.0
OCCUPATION
Management, professional, and related occupations2,88824.9
Service occupations2,06817.8
Sales and office occupations2,62222.6
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations1811.6
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations2,04517.6
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations1,80215.5
INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining1,43112.3
Construction1,21510.5
Manufacturing8767.5
Wholesale trade3412.9
Retail trade1,43412.4
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities4383.8
Information1851.6
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing5544.8
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services5494.7
Educational, health and social services2,37420.5
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services1,18210.2
Other services (except public administration)5254.5
Public administration5024.3
CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers8,66074.6
Government workers1,89616.3
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business9798.4
Unpaid family workers710.6
INCOME IN 1999
Households11,519100.0
Less than $10,0002,12818.5
$10,000 to $14,9991,23310.7
$15,000 to $24,9991,93416.8
$25,000 to $34,9991,58013.7
$35,000 to $49,9991,89116.4
$50,000 to $74,9991,63214.2
$75,000 to $99,9996775.9
$100,000 to $149,9993172.8
$150,000 to $199,999580.5
$200,000 or more690.6
Median household income (dollars)27,736(X)
With earnings8,32672.3
Mean earnings (dollars)
38,632(X)
With Social Security income3,49730.4
Mean Social Security income (dollars)
9,582(X)
With Supplemental Security Income8317.2
Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
5,881(X)
With public assistance income4073.5
Mean public assistance income (dollars)
1,776(X)
With retirement income1,53413.3
Mean retirement income (dollars)
11,529(X)
Families8,614100.0
Less than $10,0001,00411.7
$10,000 to $14,9997348.5
$15,000 to $24,9991,45816.9
$25,000 to $34,9991,34315.6
$35,000 to $49,9991,58818.4
$50,000 to $74,9991,43916.7
$75,000 to $99,9996497.5
$100,000 to $149,9992913.4
$150,000 to $199,999480.6
$200,000 or more600.7
Median family income (dollars)33,129(X)
Per capita income (dollars)13,398(X)

Median earnings (dollars):

Male full-time, year-round workers28,279(X)
Female full-time, year-round workers18,668(X)
POVERTY STATUS IN 1999 (below poverty level)
Families1,558(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)18.1
With related children under 18 years1,084(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)22.3
With related children under 5 years
545(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)27.8
Families with female householder, no husband present751(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)48.0
With related children under 18 years625(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)59.4
With related children under 5 years
352(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)72.9
Individuals6,462(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)20.9
18 years and over4,116(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)18.9
65 years and over
768(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)19.9
Related children under 18 years2,318(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)25.4
Related children 5 to 17 years
1,628(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)24.1
Unrelated individuals 15 years and over1,360(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)36.8
(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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