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Lavaca county texas dp 3 profile of selected economic characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over15,206100.0
In labor force8,90158.5
Civilian labor force
8,90158.5
Employed
8,67757.1
Unemployed
2241.5
Percent of civilian labor force
2.5(X)
Armed Forces
00.0
Not in labor force6,30541.5
Females 16 years and over8,002100.0
In labor force4,18652.3
Civilian labor force
4,18652.3
Employed
4,09251.1
Own children under 6 years1,232100.0
All parents in family in labor force84868.8
COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over8,481100.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone6,30874.4
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled1,41116.6
Public transportation (including taxicab)180.2
Walked2372.8
Other means951.1
Worked at home4124.9
Mean travel time to work (minutes)22.0(X)
Employed civilian population 16 years and over8,677100.0
OCCUPATION
Management, professional, and related occupations2,28026.3
Service occupations1,25214.4
Sales and office occupations1,87221.6
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations1361.6
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations1,12613.0
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations2,01123.2
INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining7048.1
Construction7638.8
Manufacturing2,03923.5
Wholesale trade2502.9
Retail trade8569.9
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities3253.7
Information991.1
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing4114.7
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services3003.5
Educational, health and social services1,74720.1
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services4335.0
Other services (except public administration)3964.6
Public administration3544.1
CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers6,34373.1
Government workers1,18613.7
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business1,08312.5
Unpaid family workers650.7
INCOME IN 1999
Households7,660100.0
Less than $10,0001,06413.9
$10,000 to $14,99980510.5
$15,000 to $24,9991,42218.6
$25,000 to $34,9991,09114.2
$35,000 to $49,9991,31517.2
$50,000 to $74,9991,14214.9
$75,000 to $99,9994285.6
$100,000 to $149,9992493.3
$150,000 to $199,999640.8
$200,000 or more801.0
Median household income (dollars)29,132(X)
With earnings5,48371.6
Mean earnings (dollars)
40,017(X)
With Social Security income2,97638.9
Mean Social Security income (dollars)
10,015(X)
With Supplemental Security Income4295.6
Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
5,296(X)
With public assistance income2212.9
Mean public assistance income (dollars)
1,891(X)
With retirement income1,24616.3
Mean retirement income (dollars)
12,887(X)
Families5,396100.0
Less than $10,0003716.9
$10,000 to $14,9994658.6
$15,000 to $24,99986816.1
$25,000 to $34,99983015.4
$35,000 to $49,9991,06019.6
$50,000 to $74,9991,06119.7
$75,000 to $99,9993957.3
$100,000 to $149,9992304.3
$150,000 to $199,999510.9
$200,000 or more651.2
Median family income (dollars)36,760(X)
Per capita income (dollars)16,398(X)

Median earnings (dollars):

Male full-time, year-round workers26,988(X)
Female full-time, year-round workers17,537(X)
POVERTY STATUS IN 1999 (below poverty level)
Families551(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)10.2
With related children under 18 years356(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)14.5
With related children under 5 years
158(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)17.5
Families with female householder, no husband present205(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)29.0
With related children under 18 years173(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)38.1
With related children under 5 years
77(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)54.2
Individuals2,480(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)13.2
18 years and over1,768(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)12.5
65 years and over
688(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)18.4
Related children under 18 years702(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)15.2
Related children 5 to 17 years
518(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)14.8
Unrelated individuals 15 years and over791(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)30.2
(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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