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Economic Statistics

Matagorda county texas dp 3 profile of selected economic characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over28,036100.0
In labor force16,43858.6
Civilian labor force
16,43458.6
Employed
15,05453.7
Unemployed
1,3804.9
Percent of civilian labor force
8.4(X)
Armed Forces
40.0
Not in labor force11,59841.4
Females 16 years and over14,355100.0
In labor force7,19550.1
Civilian labor force
7,19550.1
Employed
6,52645.5
Own children under 6 years3,121100.0
All parents in family in labor force1,51848.6
COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over14,762100.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone11,06074.9
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled2,85519.3
Public transportation (including taxicab)530.4
Walked3002.0
Other means2281.5
Worked at home2661.8
Mean travel time to work (minutes)23.9(X)
Employed civilian population 16 years and over15,054100.0
OCCUPATION
Management, professional, and related occupations3,98226.5
Service occupations2,50416.6
Sales and office occupations3,18221.1
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations5853.9
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations2,51416.7
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations2,28715.2
INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining1,2238.1
Construction1,75811.7
Manufacturing1,67311.1
Wholesale trade4112.7
Retail trade1,66111.0
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities1,73011.5
Information1120.7
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing5873.9
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services8275.5
Educational, health and social services2,90719.3
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services7755.1
Other services (except public administration)6444.3
Public administration7465.0
CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers11,34075.3
Government workers2,42916.1
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business1,2038.0
Unpaid family workers820.5
INCOME IN 1999
Households13,939100.0
Less than $10,0002,13615.3
$10,000 to $14,9991,3039.3
$15,000 to $24,9991,99514.3
$25,000 to $34,9991,85113.3
$35,000 to $49,9992,32116.7
$50,000 to $74,9992,26616.3
$75,000 to $99,9999877.1
$100,000 to $149,9998746.3
$150,000 to $199,999890.6
$200,000 or more1170.8
Median household income (dollars)32,174(X)
With earnings10,91878.3
Mean earnings (dollars)
43,202(X)
With Social Security income3,94828.3
Mean Social Security income (dollars)
10,501(X)
With Supplemental Security Income7305.2
Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
5,273(X)
With public assistance income4253.0
Mean public assistance income (dollars)
2,680(X)
With retirement income2,06914.8
Mean retirement income (dollars)
15,456(X)
Families10,012100.0
Less than $10,0009439.4
$10,000 to $14,9997697.7
$15,000 to $24,9991,22412.2
$25,000 to $34,9991,26112.6
$35,000 to $49,9991,96019.6
$50,000 to $74,9991,97119.7
$75,000 to $99,9999189.2
$100,000 to $149,9997867.9
$150,000 to $199,999770.8
$200,000 or more1031.0
Median family income (dollars)40,586(X)
Per capita income (dollars)15,709(X)

Median earnings (dollars):

Male full-time, year-round workers37,733(X)
Female full-time, year-round workers21,871(X)
POVERTY STATUS IN 1999 (below poverty level)
Families1,496(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)14.9
With related children under 18 years1,205(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)21.3
With related children under 5 years
626(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)30.0
Families with female householder, no husband present600(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)35.7
With related children under 18 years564(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)46.9
With related children under 5 years
280(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)61.0
Individuals6,913(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)18.5
18 years and over4,263(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)16.3
65 years and over
626(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)13.6
Related children under 18 years2,541(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)23.0
Related children 5 to 17 years
1,679(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)19.9
Unrelated individuals 15 years and over1,566(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)31.8
(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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