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Kanawha County, West Virginia Economic Statistics

Kanawha county west virginia dp 3 profile of selected economic characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over162,379100.0
In labor force94,65858.3
Civilian labor force
94,41058.1
Employed
88,98254.8
Unemployed
5,4283.3
Percent of civilian labor force
5.7(X)
Armed Forces
2480.2
Not in labor force67,72141.7
Females 16 years and over86,652100.0
In labor force44,98751.9
Civilian labor force
44,95251.9
Employed
42,72649.3
Own children under 6 years13,058100.0
All parents in family in labor force7,63358.5
COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over87,563100.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone69,71979.6
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled10,77312.3
Public transportation (including taxicab)2,0082.3
Walked2,3212.7
Other means7800.9
Worked at home1,9622.2
Mean travel time to work (minutes)21.9(X)
Employed civilian population 16 years and over88,982100.0
OCCUPATION
Management, professional, and related occupations29,90033.6
Service occupations13,24214.9
Sales and office occupations27,15630.5
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations1400.2
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations8,3029.3
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations10,24211.5
INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining1,4651.6
Construction5,0335.7
Manufacturing7,2288.1
Wholesale trade3,1083.5
Retail trade11,15712.5
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities5,1545.8
Information3,1583.5
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing6,1696.9
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services8,7359.8
Educational, health and social services18,63620.9
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services6,9047.8
Other services (except public administration)4,3184.9
Public administration7,9178.9
CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers66,71775.0
Government workers17,11819.2
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business4,8565.5
Unpaid family workers2910.3
INCOME IN 1999
Households86,175100.0
Less than $10,00011,03212.8
$10,000 to $14,9997,3378.5
$15,000 to $24,99914,06616.3
$25,000 to $34,99911,79313.7
$35,000 to $49,99914,22616.5
$50,000 to $74,99914,54216.9
$75,000 to $99,9996,5087.6
$100,000 to $149,9994,1474.8
$150,000 to $199,9991,0021.2
$200,000 or more1,5221.8
Median household income (dollars)33,766(X)
With earnings62,91773.0
Mean earnings (dollars)
48,004(X)
With Social Security income28,39633.0
Mean Social Security income (dollars)
11,480(X)
With Supplemental Security Income4,3575.1
Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
5,956(X)
With public assistance income2,6313.1
Mean public assistance income (dollars)
2,164(X)
With retirement income18,94122.0
Mean retirement income (dollars)
15,847(X)
Families56,019100.0
Less than $10,0004,2967.7
$10,000 to $14,9993,1275.6
$15,000 to $24,9997,58313.5
$25,000 to $34,9997,55913.5
$35,000 to $49,99910,16618.1
$50,000 to $74,99911,87621.2
$75,000 to $99,9995,66110.1
$100,000 to $149,9993,6336.5
$150,000 to $199,9998521.5
$200,000 or more1,2662.3
Median family income (dollars)42,568(X)
Per capita income (dollars)20,354(X)

Median earnings (dollars):

Male full-time, year-round workers33,842(X)
Female full-time, year-round workers24,188(X)
POVERTY STATUS IN 1999 (below poverty level)
Families6,271(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)11.2
With related children under 18 years4,559(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)18.2
With related children under 5 years
2,164(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)23.4
Families with female householder, no husband present2,898(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)28.3
With related children under 18 years2,485(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)41.0
With related children under 5 years
1,135(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)54.3
Individuals28,374(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)14.4
18 years and over19,480(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)12.5
65 years and over
3,370(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)10.5
Related children under 18 years8,596(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)20.6
Related children 5 to 17 years
5,870(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)19.3
Unrelated individuals 15 years and over9,202(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)24.4
(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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