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Multnomah County, Oregon Economic Statistics

Multnomah county oregon dp 3 profile of selected economic characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over529,051100.0
In labor force365,18869.0
Civilian labor force
364,95469.0
Employed
341,52264.6
Unemployed
23,4324.4
Percent of civilian labor force
6.4(X)
Armed Forces
2340.0
Not in labor force163,86331.0
Females 16 years and over270,185100.0
In labor force169,76662.8
Civilian labor force
169,67962.8
Employed
160,15359.3
Own children under 6 years47,088100.0
All parents in family in labor force28,69660.9
COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over335,182100.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone220,00665.6
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled40,28212.0
Public transportation (including taxicab)37,30011.1
Walked15,2844.6
Other means7,8352.3
Worked at home14,4754.3
Mean travel time to work (minutes)23.8(X)
Employed civilian population 16 years and over341,522100.0
OCCUPATION
Management, professional, and related occupations121,91035.7
Service occupations51,45415.1
Sales and office occupations92,57627.1
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations1,3710.4
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations25,8907.6
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations48,32114.1
INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining2,0340.6
Construction19,9125.8
Manufacturing43,18812.6
Wholesale trade16,1934.7
Retail trade40,16311.8
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities19,6895.8
Information10,2393.0
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing24,1057.1
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services38,79211.4
Educational, health and social services65,36119.1
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services31,2909.2
Other services (except public administration)18,6105.4
Public administration11,9463.5
CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers274,38980.3
Government workers40,56211.9
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business25,6877.5
Unpaid family workers8840.3
INCOME IN 1999
Households272,356100.0
Less than $10,00025,2599.3
$10,000 to $14,99916,4836.1
$15,000 to $24,99935,26912.9
$25,000 to $34,99937,13413.6
$35,000 to $49,99947,33817.4
$50,000 to $74,99955,21920.3
$75,000 to $99,99927,0609.9
$100,000 to $149,99918,4686.8
$150,000 to $199,9994,6951.7
$200,000 or more5,4312.0
Median household income (dollars)41,278(X)
With earnings225,00382.6
Mean earnings (dollars)
52,793(X)
With Social Security income58,55621.5
Mean Social Security income (dollars)
11,442(X)
With Supplemental Security Income10,2703.8
Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
6,604(X)
With public assistance income11,4784.2
Mean public assistance income (dollars)
2,624(X)
With retirement income38,45814.1
Mean retirement income (dollars)
17,316(X)
Families153,832100.0
Less than $10,0007,8275.1
$10,000 to $14,9995,7513.7
$15,000 to $24,99915,2959.9
$25,000 to $34,99918,39412.0
$35,000 to $49,99927,35817.8
$50,000 to $74,99937,19424.2
$75,000 to $99,99919,75612.8
$100,000 to $149,99914,1699.2
$150,000 to $199,9993,7442.4
$200,000 or more4,3442.8
Median family income (dollars)51,118(X)
Per capita income (dollars)22,606(X)

Median earnings (dollars):

Male full-time, year-round workers36,036(X)
Female full-time, year-round workers29,337(X)
POVERTY STATUS IN 1999 (below poverty level)
Families12,593(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)8.2
With related children under 18 years10,132(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)12.9
With related children under 5 years
5,511(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)16.9
Families with female householder, no husband present6,446(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)22.8
With related children under 18 years5,821(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)30.7
With related children under 5 years
2,976(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)43.1
Individuals81,711(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)12.7
18 years and over58,590(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)11.7
65 years and over
6,935(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)9.8
Related children under 18 years21,733(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)15.4
Related children 5 to 17 years
14,544(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)14.5
Unrelated individuals 15 years and over38,482(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)21.4
(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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