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Economic Statistics

Lancaster county pennsylvania dp 3 profile of selected economic characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over358,317100.0
In labor force243,20367.9
Civilian labor force
243,01567.8
Employed
235,68665.8
Unemployed
7,3292.0
Percent of civilian labor force
3.0(X)
Armed Forces
1880.1
Not in labor force115,11432.1
Females 16 years and over186,287100.0
In labor force110,70259.4
Civilian labor force
110,69559.4
Employed
107,09857.5
Own children under 6 years38,390100.0
All parents in family in labor force21,37855.7
COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over231,674100.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone181,14978.2
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled23,60210.2
Public transportation (including taxicab)2,7561.2
Walked10,0804.4
Other means2,8991.3
Worked at home11,1884.8
Mean travel time to work (minutes)21.7(X)
Employed civilian population 16 years and over235,686100.0
OCCUPATION
Management, professional, and related occupations66,27028.1
Service occupations32,74713.9
Sales and office occupations58,70424.9
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations2,5201.1
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations23,65310.0
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations51,79222.0
INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining6,7352.9
Construction18,2427.7
Manufacturing53,02822.5
Wholesale trade10,7344.6
Retail trade30,56313.0
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities10,1574.3
Information4,3881.9
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing10,4324.4
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services15,6746.7
Educational, health and social services42,79418.2
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services15,8566.7
Other services (except public administration)12,3325.2
Public administration4,7512.0
CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers198,32184.1
Government workers17,0667.2
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business19,0218.1
Unpaid family workers1,2780.5
INCOME IN 1999
Households172,780100.0
Less than $10,00010,0415.8
$10,000 to $14,9998,5284.9
$15,000 to $24,99920,48111.9
$25,000 to $34,99922,69713.1
$35,000 to $49,99934,09219.7
$50,000 to $74,99941,27723.9
$75,000 to $99,99918,86510.9
$100,000 to $149,99911,5676.7
$150,000 to $199,9992,7211.6
$200,000 or more2,5111.5
Median household income (dollars)45,507(X)
With earnings142,81582.7
Mean earnings (dollars)
53,589(X)
With Social Security income45,84426.5
Mean Social Security income (dollars)
12,376(X)
With Supplemental Security Income5,0932.9
Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
6,585(X)
With public assistance income3,0731.8
Mean public assistance income (dollars)
3,057(X)
With retirement income29,11616.9
Mean retirement income (dollars)
15,813(X)
Families124,865100.0
Less than $10,0004,1363.3
$10,000 to $14,9993,3632.7
$15,000 to $24,99910,4558.4
$25,000 to $34,99914,37411.5
$35,000 to $49,99925,61620.5
$50,000 to $74,99934,90628.0
$75,000 to $99,99916,91613.5
$100,000 to $149,99910,4378.4
$150,000 to $199,9992,3911.9
$200,000 or more2,2711.8
Median family income (dollars)52,513(X)
Per capita income (dollars)20,398(X)

Median earnings (dollars):

Male full-time, year-round workers36,922(X)
Female full-time, year-round workers25,085(X)
POVERTY STATUS IN 1999 (below poverty level)
Families6,569(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)5.3
With related children under 18 years4,964(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)8.0
With related children under 5 years
2,767(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)11.5
Families with female householder, no husband present3,060(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)21.1
With related children under 18 years2,700(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)27.9
With related children under 5 years
1,384(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)43.7
Individuals35,553(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)7.8
18 years and over21,813(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)6.5
65 years and over
3,999(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)6.6
Related children under 18 years13,261(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)10.8
Related children 5 to 17 years
9,133(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)10.1
Unrelated individuals 15 years and over11,070(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)16.8
(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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