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Lee county kentucky dp 3 profile of selected economic characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over6,358100.0
In labor force2,50339.4
Civilian labor force
2,50339.4
Employed
2,26735.7
Unemployed
2363.7
Percent of civilian labor force
9.4(X)
Armed Forces
00.0
Not in labor force3,85560.6
Females 16 years and over3,014100.0
In labor force1,17238.9
Civilian labor force
1,17238.9
Employed
1,03134.2
Own children under 6 years463100.0
All parents in family in labor force21245.8
COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over2,188100.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone1,69177.3
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled38117.4
Public transportation (including taxicab)90.4
Walked462.1
Other means411.9
Worked at home200.9
Mean travel time to work (minutes)35.4(X)
Employed civilian population 16 years and over2,267100.0
OCCUPATION
Management, professional, and related occupations55224.3
Service occupations32714.4
Sales and office occupations44619.7
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations502.2
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations32814.5
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations56424.9
INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining1145.0
Construction2028.9
Manufacturing35815.8
Wholesale trade703.1
Retail trade30713.5
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities1737.6
Information482.1
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing602.6
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services462.0
Educational, health and social services49521.8
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services1376.0
Other services (except public administration)773.4
Public administration1807.9
CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers1,50766.5
Government workers56224.8
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business1918.4
Unpaid family workers70.3
INCOME IN 1999
Households3,001100.0
Less than $10,00084428.1
$10,000 to $14,99941813.9
$15,000 to $24,99956318.8
$25,000 to $34,99943614.5
$35,000 to $49,9992919.7
$50,000 to $74,9992488.3
$75,000 to $99,999943.1
$100,000 to $149,999672.2
$150,000 to $199,999130.4
$200,000 or more270.9
Median household income (dollars)18,544(X)
With earnings1,66355.4
Mean earnings (dollars)
44,622(X)
With Social Security income1,12637.5
Mean Social Security income (dollars)
9,070(X)
With Supplemental Security Income54218.1
Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
5,471(X)
With public assistance income2257.5
Mean public assistance income (dollars)
1,923(X)
With retirement income53817.9
Mean retirement income (dollars)
9,344(X)
Families2,144100.0
Less than $10,00042119.6
$10,000 to $14,99923711.1
$15,000 to $24,99941819.5
$25,000 to $34,99938618.0
$35,000 to $49,99926112.2
$50,000 to $74,99923711.1
$75,000 to $99,999914.2
$100,000 to $149,999602.8
$150,000 to $199,99960.3
$200,000 or more271.3
Median family income (dollars)24,918(X)
Per capita income (dollars)13,325(X)

Median earnings (dollars):

Male full-time, year-round workers25,930(X)
Female full-time, year-round workers19,038(X)
POVERTY STATUS IN 1999 (below poverty level)
Families540(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)25.2
With related children under 18 years358(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)34.6
With related children under 5 years
132(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)35.3
Families with female householder, no husband present162(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)48.4
With related children under 18 years143(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)64.1
With related children under 5 years
67(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)82.7
Individuals2,186(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)30.4
18 years and over1,447(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)26.7
65 years and over
244(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)22.9
Related children under 18 years716(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)41.0
Related children 5 to 17 years
570(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)42.3
Unrelated individuals 15 years and over445(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)46.3
(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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