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Knox County, Kentucky Economic Statistics

Knox county kentucky dp 3 profile of selected economic characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over24,321100.0
In labor force11,11245.7
Civilian labor force
11,06645.5
Employed
10,07641.4
Unemployed
9904.1
Percent of civilian labor force
8.9(X)
Armed Forces
460.2
Not in labor force13,20954.3
Females 16 years and over12,819100.0
In labor force5,16640.3
Civilian labor force
5,16640.3
Employed
4,72636.9
Own children under 6 years2,554100.0
All parents in family in labor force1,30651.1
COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over9,880100.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone7,90980.1
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled1,41514.3
Public transportation (including taxicab)400.4
Walked2402.4
Other means981.0
Worked at home1781.8
Mean travel time to work (minutes)24.6(X)
Employed civilian population 16 years and over10,076100.0
OCCUPATION
Management, professional, and related occupations2,29622.8
Service occupations1,53415.2
Sales and office occupations2,59725.8
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations1431.4
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations1,39113.8
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations2,11521.0
INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining3633.6
Construction8258.2
Manufacturing1,41014.0
Wholesale trade2872.8
Retail trade1,57815.7
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities6506.5
Information2252.2
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing3853.8
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services4724.7
Educational, health and social services2,26022.4
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services6636.6
Other services (except public administration)5115.1
Public administration4474.4
CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers7,39473.4
Government workers1,71817.1
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business9329.2
Unpaid family workers320.3
INCOME IN 1999
Households12,390100.0
Less than $10,0003,60029.1
$10,000 to $14,9991,72213.9
$15,000 to $24,9992,29618.5
$25,000 to $34,9991,70413.8
$35,000 to $49,9991,33110.7
$50,000 to $74,9999847.9
$75,000 to $99,9994833.9
$100,000 to $149,9991801.5
$150,000 to $199,999400.3
$200,000 or more500.4
Median household income (dollars)18,294(X)
With earnings7,55361.0
Mean earnings (dollars)
30,580(X)
With Social Security income4,23834.2
Mean Social Security income (dollars)
9,303(X)
With Supplemental Security Income2,25718.2
Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
5,948(X)
With public assistance income1,1679.4
Mean public assistance income (dollars)
1,958(X)
With retirement income1,90915.4
Mean retirement income (dollars)
10,870(X)
Families8,879100.0
Less than $10,0001,72419.4
$10,000 to $14,9991,18913.4
$15,000 to $24,9991,78320.1
$25,000 to $34,9991,41916.0
$35,000 to $49,9991,17913.3
$50,000 to $74,99992210.4
$75,000 to $99,9994154.7
$100,000 to $149,9991661.9
$150,000 to $199,999400.5
$200,000 or more420.5
Median family income (dollars)23,136(X)
Per capita income (dollars)10,660(X)

Median earnings (dollars):

Male full-time, year-round workers24,833(X)
Female full-time, year-round workers18,390(X)
POVERTY STATUS IN 1999 (below poverty level)
Families2,630(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)29.6
With related children under 18 years1,765(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)36.9
With related children under 5 years
670(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)37.7
Families with female householder, no husband present793(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)50.3
With related children under 18 years635(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)60.6
With related children under 5 years
222(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)78.4
Individuals10,799(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)34.8
18 years and over7,333(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)32.1
65 years and over
1,078(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)28.9
Related children under 18 years3,446(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)42.4
Related children 5 to 17 years
2,534(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)42.6
Unrelated individuals 15 years and over2,182(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)51.7
(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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