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Montgomery county pennsylvania dp 3 profile of selected economic characteristics






NOTE: Data based on a sample except in P3, P4, H3, and H4. For information on confidentiality protection, sampling error, nonsampling error, definitions, and count corrections see http://factfinder.census.gov/home/en/datanotes/expsf3.htm.


Subject

Number

Percent

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over589,000100.0
In labor force403,57468.5
Civilian labor force
402,65368.4
Employed
384,68865.3
Unemployed
17,9653.1
Percent of civilian labor force
4.5(X)
Armed Forces
9210.2
Not in labor force185,42631.5
Females 16 years and over309,201100.0
In labor force190,40261.6
Civilian labor force
190,32461.6
Employed
180,89658.5
Own children under 6 years55,580100.0
All parents in family in labor force34,64762.3
COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over379,832100.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone305,92480.5
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled31,3938.3
Public transportation (including taxicab)16,5554.4
Walked9,9632.6
Other means2,4600.6
Worked at home13,5373.6
Mean travel time to work (minutes)26.5(X)
Employed civilian population 16 years and over384,688100.0
OCCUPATION
Management, professional, and related occupations171,06344.5
Service occupations40,41310.5
Sales and office occupations108,42228.2
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations4050.1
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations26,3806.9
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations38,0059.9
INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining1,0390.3
Construction21,6915.6
Manufacturing57,83115.0
Wholesale trade15,0693.9
Retail trade43,44511.3
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities12,3843.2
Information13,4123.5
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing38,49410.0
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services49,47112.9
Educational, health and social services83,26921.6
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services20,9025.4
Other services (except public administration)17,2204.5
Public administration10,4612.7
CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers328,41685.4
Government workers31,0438.1
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business24,3116.3
Unpaid family workers9180.2
INCOME IN 1999
Households286,255100.0
Less than $10,00012,3444.3
$10,000 to $14,99910,4123.6
$15,000 to $24,99923,1938.1
$25,000 to $34,99927,2519.5
$35,000 to $49,99941,43214.5
$50,000 to $74,99961,74521.6
$75,000 to $99,99942,69314.9
$100,000 to $149,99938,72713.5
$150,000 to $199,99913,0914.6
$200,000 or more15,3675.4
Median household income (dollars)60,829(X)
With earnings237,84283.1
Mean earnings (dollars)
78,055(X)
With Social Security income76,68326.8
Mean Social Security income (dollars)
13,311(X)
With Supplemental Security Income6,3552.2
Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
7,184(X)
With public assistance income3,5721.2
Mean public assistance income (dollars)
3,306(X)
With retirement income48,76717.0
Mean retirement income (dollars)
17,807(X)
Families198,871100.0
Less than $10,0003,7341.9
$10,000 to $14,9992,9471.5
$15,000 to $24,99910,5805.3
$25,000 to $34,99914,4997.3
$35,000 to $49,99925,38412.8
$50,000 to $74,99946,64623.5
$75,000 to $99,99936,01018.1
$100,000 to $149,99933,37316.8
$150,000 to $199,99911,7175.9
$200,000 or more13,9817.0
Median family income (dollars)72,183(X)
Per capita income (dollars)30,898(X)

Median earnings (dollars):

Male full-time, year-round workers48,698(X)
Female full-time, year-round workers35,089(X)
POVERTY STATUS IN 1999 (below poverty level)
Families5,470(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)2.8
With related children under 18 years4,044(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)4.1
With related children under 5 years
1,876(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)4.9
Families with female householder, no husband present2,735(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)11.4
With related children under 18 years2,423(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)17.4
With related children under 5 years
1,121(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)28.2
Individuals32,215(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)4.4
18 years and over23,597(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)4.3
65 years and over
5,353(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)5.1
Related children under 18 years8,186(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)4.6
Related children 5 to 17 years
5,863(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)4.5
Unrelated individuals 15 years and over14,649(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)12.7
(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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