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Jim Wells County, Texas Economic Statistics

Jim wells county texas dp 3 profile of selected economic characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over28,492100.0
In labor force15,36053.9
Civilian labor force
15,36053.9
Employed
14,35250.4
Unemployed
1,0083.5
Percent of civilian labor force
6.6(X)
Armed Forces
00.0
Not in labor force13,13246.1
Females 16 years and over14,889100.0
In labor force6,82845.9
Civilian labor force
6,82845.9
Employed
6,31742.4
Own children under 6 years3,450100.0
All parents in family in labor force1,66848.3
COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over13,994100.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone10,75276.8
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled2,40217.2
Public transportation (including taxicab)370.3
Walked2752.0
Other means1701.2
Worked at home3582.6
Mean travel time to work (minutes)25.1(X)
Employed civilian population 16 years and over14,352100.0
OCCUPATION
Management, professional, and related occupations3,48024.2
Service occupations2,95220.6
Sales and office occupations3,47524.2
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations2551.8
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations2,17115.1
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations2,01914.1
INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining2,25115.7
Construction1,0657.4
Manufacturing7525.2
Wholesale trade2641.8
Retail trade1,58311.0
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities6374.4
Information1330.9
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing7665.3
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services5804.0
Educational, health and social services3,62925.3
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services9496.6
Other services (except public administration)7975.6
Public administration9466.6
CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers10,56873.6
Government workers2,57417.9
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business1,1027.7
Unpaid family workers1080.8
INCOME IN 1999
Households12,971100.0
Less than $10,0002,28917.6
$10,000 to $14,9991,2499.6
$15,000 to $24,9992,16316.7
$25,000 to $34,9992,03715.7
$35,000 to $49,9992,06015.9
$50,000 to $74,9991,89314.6
$75,000 to $99,9997245.6
$100,000 to $149,9993752.9
$150,000 to $199,999950.7
$200,000 or more860.7
Median household income (dollars)28,843(X)
With earnings10,05177.5
Mean earnings (dollars)
37,822(X)
With Social Security income3,72228.7
Mean Social Security income (dollars)
9,789(X)
With Supplemental Security Income1,0638.2
Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
5,632(X)
With public assistance income6104.7
Mean public assistance income (dollars)
2,358(X)
With retirement income1,69213.0
Mean retirement income (dollars)
13,473(X)
Families10,175100.0
Less than $10,0001,19911.8
$10,000 to $14,9998698.5
$15,000 to $24,9991,77017.4
$25,000 to $34,9991,65016.2
$35,000 to $49,9991,81017.8
$50,000 to $74,9991,71016.8
$75,000 to $99,9996726.6
$100,000 to $149,9993433.4
$150,000 to $199,999770.8
$200,000 or more750.7
Median family income (dollars)32,616(X)
Per capita income (dollars)12,252(X)

Median earnings (dollars):

Male full-time, year-round workers30,266(X)
Female full-time, year-round workers17,190(X)
POVERTY STATUS IN 1999 (below poverty level)
Families2,046(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)20.1
With related children under 18 years1,622(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)27.3
With related children under 5 years
778(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)31.3
Families with female householder, no husband present832(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)43.9
With related children under 18 years718(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)53.2
With related children under 5 years
326(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)57.7
Individuals9,352(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)24.1
18 years and over5,449(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)20.5
65 years and over
962(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)21.3
Related children under 18 years3,837(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)31.8
Related children 5 to 17 years
2,829(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)31.6
Unrelated individuals 15 years and over1,437(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)38.8
(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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