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Macon County, Alabama Economic Statistics

Macon county alabama dp 3 profile of selected economic characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over18,695100.0
In labor force9,29349.7
Civilian labor force
9,27349.6
Employed
8,13343.5
Unemployed
1,1406.1
Percent of civilian labor force
12.3(X)
Armed Forces
200.1
Not in labor force9,40250.3
Females 16 years and over10,330100.0
In labor force4,92847.7
Civilian labor force
4,91847.6
Employed
4,32441.9
Own children under 6 years1,602100.0
All parents in family in labor force96160.0
COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over7,982100.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone5,92474.2
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled1,47718.5
Public transportation (including taxicab)200.3
Walked3274.1
Other means750.9
Worked at home1592.0
Mean travel time to work (minutes)25.4(X)
Employed civilian population 16 years and over8,133100.0
OCCUPATION
Management, professional, and related occupations2,40829.6
Service occupations1,86522.9
Sales and office occupations1,86422.9
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations480.6
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations7038.6
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations1,24515.3
INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining1922.4
Construction4966.1
Manufacturing93711.5
Wholesale trade1261.5
Retail trade7339.0
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities2993.7
Information1051.3
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing2433.0
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services3704.5
Educational, health and social services3,01037.0
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services7228.9
Other services (except public administration)3314.1
Public administration5697.0
CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers5,40466.4
Government workers2,28528.1
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business4335.3
Unpaid family workers110.1
INCOME IN 1999
Households8,914100.0
Less than $10,0002,36626.5
$10,000 to $14,9991,00411.3
$15,000 to $24,9991,44416.2
$25,000 to $34,9991,22713.8
$35,000 to $49,9991,21213.6
$50,000 to $74,99992410.4
$75,000 to $99,9993894.4
$100,000 to $149,9991942.2
$150,000 to $199,999440.5
$200,000 or more1101.2
Median household income (dollars)21,180(X)
With earnings6,16069.1
Mean earnings (dollars)
34,825(X)
With Social Security income2,45827.6
Mean Social Security income (dollars)
8,807(X)
With Supplemental Security Income8119.1
Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
5,434(X)
With public assistance income2933.3
Mean public assistance income (dollars)
1,333(X)
With retirement income1,80020.2
Mean retirement income (dollars)
30,642(X)
Families5,528100.0
Less than $10,00096217.4
$10,000 to $14,99958410.6
$15,000 to $24,99995817.3
$25,000 to $34,99976013.7
$35,000 to $49,99985115.4
$50,000 to $74,99980814.6
$75,000 to $99,9993265.9
$100,000 to $149,9991753.2
$150,000 to $199,999390.7
$200,000 or more651.2
Median family income (dollars)28,511(X)
Per capita income (dollars)13,714(X)

Median earnings (dollars):

Male full-time, year-round workers25,971(X)
Female full-time, year-round workers21,773(X)
POVERTY STATUS IN 1999 (below poverty level)
Families1,483(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)26.8
With related children under 18 years1,161(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)38.1
With related children under 5 years
541(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)44.6
Families with female householder, no husband present1,020(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)47.4
With related children under 18 years859(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)55.9
With related children under 5 years
416(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)59.9
Individuals7,139(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)32.8
18 years and over4,508(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)28.6
65 years and over
794(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)26.0
Related children under 18 years2,596(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)43.8
Related children 5 to 17 years
1,896(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)43.1
Unrelated individuals 15 years and over1,886(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)44.3
(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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