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Economic Statistics

Benton county oregon dp 3 profile of selected economic characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over63,608100.0
In labor force40,42763.6
Civilian labor force
40,32863.4
Employed
38,35660.3
Unemployed
1,9723.1
Percent of civilian labor force
4.9(X)
Armed Forces
990.2
Not in labor force23,18136.4
Females 16 years and over32,201100.0
In labor force18,71258.1
Civilian labor force
18,71258.1
Employed
17,81655.3
Own children under 6 years4,532100.0
All parents in family in labor force2,30850.9
COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over37,747100.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone26,68270.7
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled3,92710.4
Public transportation (including taxicab)6001.6
Walked2,9107.7
Other means1,9765.2
Worked at home1,6524.4
Mean travel time to work (minutes)17.8(X)
Employed civilian population 16 years and over38,356100.0
OCCUPATION
Management, professional, and related occupations17,97746.9
Service occupations5,66414.8
Sales and office occupations7,93520.7
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations6401.7
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations2,4256.3
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations3,7159.7
INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining1,4283.7
Construction1,7334.5
Manufacturing6,37216.6
Wholesale trade5591.5
Retail trade3,7029.7
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities7642.0
Information8232.1
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing1,2733.3
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services3,7879.9
Educational, health and social services11,94431.1
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services3,1658.3
Other services (except public administration)1,5013.9
Public administration1,3053.4
CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers25,87267.5
Government workers9,74325.4
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business2,6717.0
Unpaid family workers700.2
INCOME IN 1999
Households30,198100.0
Less than $10,0003,20610.6
$10,000 to $14,9992,1047.0
$15,000 to $24,9993,87012.8
$25,000 to $34,9993,61212.0
$35,000 to $49,9994,42414.6
$50,000 to $74,9995,94619.7
$75,000 to $99,9993,26210.8
$100,000 to $149,9992,5588.5
$150,000 to $199,9996152.0
$200,000 or more6012.0
Median household income (dollars)41,897(X)
With earnings25,44384.3
Mean earnings (dollars)
50,944(X)
With Social Security income6,08020.1
Mean Social Security income (dollars)
12,155(X)
With Supplemental Security Income5992.0
Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
6,874(X)
With public assistance income6092.0
Mean public assistance income (dollars)
2,333(X)
With retirement income4,57315.1
Mean retirement income (dollars)
20,537(X)
Families18,446100.0
Less than $10,0007914.3
$10,000 to $14,9997694.2
$15,000 to $24,9991,4437.8
$25,000 to $34,9992,04211.1
$35,000 to $49,9992,82515.3
$50,000 to $74,9994,59824.9
$75,000 to $99,9992,74014.9
$100,000 to $149,9992,18011.8
$150,000 to $199,9995453.0
$200,000 or more5132.8
Median family income (dollars)56,319(X)
Per capita income (dollars)21,868(X)

Median earnings (dollars):

Male full-time, year-round workers42,018(X)
Female full-time, year-round workers29,795(X)
POVERTY STATUS IN 1999 (below poverty level)
Families1,252(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)6.8
With related children under 18 years887(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)9.9
With related children under 5 years
426(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)13.5
Families with female householder, no husband present606(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)28.5
With related children under 18 years483(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)31.3
With related children under 5 years
191(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)45.2
Individuals10,665(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)14.6
18 years and over8,787(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)15.5
65 years and over
376(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)4.9
Related children under 18 years1,729(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)10.6
Related children 5 to 17 years
1,182(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)9.5
Unrelated individuals 15 years and over6,822(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)36.1
(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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