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Kent County, Delaware Economic Statistics

Kent county delaware dp 3 profile of selected economic characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over95,895100.0
In labor force64,38767.1
Civilian labor force
61,30863.9
Employed
57,89560.4
Unemployed
3,4133.6
Percent of civilian labor force
5.6(X)
Armed Forces
3,0793.2
Not in labor force31,50832.9
Females 16 years and over50,521100.0
In labor force30,63160.6
Civilian labor force
30,15459.7
Employed
28,47756.4
Own children under 6 years10,117100.0
All parents in family in labor force6,49764.2
COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over59,813100.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone47,67679.7
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled7,71712.9
Public transportation (including taxicab)4670.8
Walked1,3612.3
Other means7351.2
Worked at home1,8573.1
Mean travel time to work (minutes)22.7(X)
Employed civilian population 16 years and over57,895100.0
OCCUPATION
Management, professional, and related occupations16,51628.5
Service occupations9,83817.0
Sales and office occupations15,55426.9
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations3850.7
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations6,71711.6
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations8,88515.3
INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining9341.6
Construction5,0508.7
Manufacturing7,07812.2
Wholesale trade1,6102.8
Retail trade7,38212.8
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities3,0965.3
Information9151.6
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing3,6776.4
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services3,8086.6
Educational, health and social services11,17919.3
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services4,5927.9
Other services (except public administration)2,3124.0
Public administration6,26210.8
CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers41,44071.6
Government workers12,97622.4
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business3,3265.7
Unpaid family workers1530.3
INCOME IN 1999
Households47,199100.0
Less than $10,0003,7247.9
$10,000 to $14,9993,1126.6
$15,000 to $24,9996,47213.7
$25,000 to $34,9996,55113.9
$35,000 to $49,9999,00719.1
$50,000 to $74,9999,85320.9
$75,000 to $99,9994,6699.9
$100,000 to $149,9992,8386.0
$150,000 to $199,9996361.3
$200,000 or more3370.7
Median household income (dollars)40,950(X)
With earnings38,72782.1
Mean earnings (dollars)
47,818(X)
With Social Security income12,14125.7
Mean Social Security income (dollars)
10,880(X)
With Supplemental Security Income1,8944.0
Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
6,241(X)
With public assistance income1,5803.3
Mean public assistance income (dollars)
2,479(X)
With retirement income10,34121.9
Mean retirement income (dollars)
16,014(X)
Families33,688100.0
Less than $10,0001,6034.8
$10,000 to $14,9991,4314.2
$15,000 to $24,9994,01711.9
$25,000 to $34,9994,57813.6
$35,000 to $49,9996,57119.5
$50,000 to $74,9998,01323.8
$75,000 to $99,9994,17912.4
$100,000 to $149,9992,4667.3
$150,000 to $199,9995341.6
$200,000 or more2960.9
Median family income (dollars)46,504(X)
Per capita income (dollars)18,662(X)

Median earnings (dollars):

Male full-time, year-round workers32,660(X)
Female full-time, year-round workers24,706(X)
POVERTY STATUS IN 1999 (below poverty level)
Families2,719(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)8.1
With related children under 18 years2,271(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)12.3
With related children under 5 years
1,216(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)16.4
Families with female householder, no husband present1,564(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)23.7
With related children under 18 years1,461(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)30.2
With related children under 5 years
791(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)40.6
Individuals13,083(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)10.7
18 years and over7,922(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)8.9
65 years and over
1,211(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)8.8
Related children under 18 years4,995(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)14.8
Related children 5 to 17 years
3,403(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)13.8
Unrelated individuals 15 years and over3,792(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)20.0
(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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