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Middlesex County, Massachusetts Economic Statistics

Middlesex county massachusetts dp 3 profile of selected economic characteristics





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Subject

Number

Percent

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over1,170,483100.0
In labor force805,66268.8
Civilian labor force
803,93368.7
Employed
776,27366.3
Unemployed
27,6602.4
Percent of civilian labor force
3.4(X)
Armed Forces
1,7290.1
Not in labor force364,82131.2
Females 16 years and over613,169100.0
In labor force383,44962.5
Civilian labor force
383,01662.5
Employed
369,92260.3
Own children under 6 years107,787100.0
All parents in family in labor force64,39059.7
COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over763,636100.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone550,45072.1
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled62,4378.2
Public transportation (including taxicab)78,60910.3
Walked34,9764.6
Other means9,4371.2
Worked at home27,7273.6
Mean travel time to work (minutes)27.4(X)
Employed civilian population 16 years and over776,273100.0
OCCUPATION
Management, professional, and related occupations386,15449.7
Service occupations89,27811.5
Sales and office occupations187,56024.2
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations5930.1
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations47,2876.1
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations65,4018.4
INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining1,3580.2
Construction36,0734.6
Manufacturing95,51812.3
Wholesale trade23,1633.0
Retail trade76,0959.8
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities26,3463.4
Information38,8715.0
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing63,5998.2
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services124,19616.0
Educational, health and social services184,77123.8
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services44,2795.7
Other services (except public administration)32,8284.2
Public administration29,1763.8
CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers633,72181.6
Government workers90,36911.6
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business50,8656.6
Unpaid family workers1,3180.2
INCOME IN 1999
Households561,506100.0
Less than $10,00035,3226.3
$10,000 to $14,99924,8654.4
$15,000 to $24,99945,2208.1
$25,000 to $34,99949,0568.7
$35,000 to $49,99974,18313.2
$50,000 to $74,999111,35819.8
$75,000 to $99,99981,46214.5
$100,000 to $149,99981,55814.5
$150,000 to $199,99928,1475.0
$200,000 or more30,3355.4
Median household income (dollars)60,821(X)
With earnings469,04183.5
Mean earnings (dollars)
80,435(X)
With Social Security income134,51424.0
Mean Social Security income (dollars)
11,640(X)
With Supplemental Security Income19,8263.5
Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
6,842(X)
With public assistance income10,4861.9
Mean public assistance income (dollars)
4,197(X)
With retirement income86,24615.4
Mean retirement income (dollars)
17,598(X)
Families363,933100.0
Less than $10,00010,4772.9
$10,000 to $14,9998,0472.2
$15,000 to $24,99920,6725.7
$25,000 to $34,99925,2876.9
$35,000 to $49,99943,35511.9
$50,000 to $74,99976,27721.0
$75,000 to $99,99963,03817.3
$100,000 to $149,99966,67018.3
$150,000 to $199,99923,7396.5
$200,000 or more26,3717.2
Median family income (dollars)74,194(X)
Per capita income (dollars)31,199(X)

Median earnings (dollars):

Male full-time, year-round workers49,460(X)
Female full-time, year-round workers36,288(X)
POVERTY STATUS IN 1999 (below poverty level)
Families15,740(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)4.3
With related children under 18 years11,459(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)6.3
With related children under 5 years
5,005(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)6.8
Families with female householder, no husband present8,093(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)15.3
With related children under 18 years6,994(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)23.9
With related children under 5 years
3,106(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)36.0
Individuals92,705(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)6.5
18 years and over68,327(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)6.3
65 years and over
12,464(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)7.1
Related children under 18 years23,231(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)7.2
Related children 5 to 17 years
16,940(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)7.3
Unrelated individuals 15 years and over42,459(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)15.0
(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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