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Kent county michigan dp 3 profile of selected economic characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over429,573100.0
In labor force302,68870.5
Civilian labor force
302,52870.4
Employed
289,15867.3
Unemployed
13,3703.1
Percent of civilian labor force
4.4(X)
Armed Forces
1600.0
Not in labor force126,88529.5
Females 16 years and over221,659100.0
In labor force141,12663.7
Civilian labor force
141,10663.7
Employed
134,64060.7
Own children under 6 years51,216100.0
All parents in family in labor force31,79862.1
COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over284,236100.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone236,94783.4
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled27,0409.5
Public transportation (including taxicab)3,2601.1
Walked5,9452.1
Other means2,5420.9
Worked at home8,5023.0
Mean travel time to work (minutes)20.7(X)
Employed civilian population 16 years and over289,158100.0
OCCUPATION
Management, professional, and related occupations89,90031.1
Service occupations38,39813.3
Sales and office occupations77,45426.8
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations1,2920.4
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations22,3497.7
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations59,76520.7
INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining1,6180.6
Construction16,0995.6
Manufacturing68,61023.7
Wholesale trade15,7905.5
Retail trade38,06413.2
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities9,8553.4
Information5,6822.0
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing17,4116.0
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services22,6547.8
Educational, health and social services54,43918.8
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services20,3907.1
Other services (except public administration)12,7944.4
Public administration5,7522.0
CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers253,05287.5
Government workers21,5557.5
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business13,8924.8
Unpaid family workers6590.2
INCOME IN 1999
Households213,124100.0
Less than $10,00014,3306.7
$10,000 to $14,99910,5244.9
$15,000 to $24,99925,89012.1
$25,000 to $34,99926,81012.6
$35,000 to $49,99938,35918.0
$50,000 to $74,99948,09222.6
$75,000 to $99,99924,73111.6
$100,000 to $149,99915,9977.5
$150,000 to $199,9994,0401.9
$200,000 or more4,3512.0
Median household income (dollars)45,980(X)
With earnings180,63384.8
Mean earnings (dollars)
57,565(X)
With Social Security income46,42321.8
Mean Social Security income (dollars)
12,043(X)
With Supplemental Security Income6,5563.1
Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
6,410(X)
With public assistance income5,9522.8
Mean public assistance income (dollars)
2,689(X)
With retirement income28,78813.5
Mean retirement income (dollars)
14,597(X)
Families145,276100.0
Less than $10,0005,7884.0
$10,000 to $14,9994,3553.0
$15,000 to $24,99912,6028.7
$25,000 to $34,99915,45110.6
$35,000 to $49,99925,98517.9
$50,000 to $74,99937,93726.1
$75,000 to $99,99921,19714.6
$100,000 to $149,99914,3559.9
$150,000 to $199,9993,6892.5
$200,000 or more3,9172.7
Median family income (dollars)54,770(X)
Per capita income (dollars)21,629(X)

Median earnings (dollars):

Male full-time, year-round workers39,878(X)
Female full-time, year-round workers27,364(X)
POVERTY STATUS IN 1999 (below poverty level)
Families9,172(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)6.3
With related children under 18 years7,470(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)9.2
With related children under 5 years
4,029(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)12.0
Families with female householder, no husband present5,234(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)22.0
With related children under 18 years4,783(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)27.7
With related children under 5 years
2,566(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)40.2
Individuals49,832(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)8.9
18 years and over32,744(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)8.1
65 years and over
4,188(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)7.5
Related children under 18 years16,114(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)10.2
Related children 5 to 17 years
10,741(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)9.3
Unrelated individuals 15 years and over18,730(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)19.0
(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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