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Economic Statistics

Nicholas county kentucky dp 3 profile of selected economic characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over5,402100.0
In labor force3,30161.1
Civilian labor force
3,29961.1
Employed
2,98355.2
Unemployed
3165.8
Percent of civilian labor force
9.6(X)
Armed Forces
20.0
Not in labor force2,10138.9
Females 16 years and over2,835100.0
In labor force1,49252.6
Civilian labor force
1,49252.6
Employed
1,31346.3
Own children under 6 years489100.0
All parents in family in labor force35171.8
COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over2,937100.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone2,12572.4
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled64622.0
Public transportation (including taxicab)30.1
Walked331.1
Other means281.0
Worked at home1023.5
Mean travel time to work (minutes)33.8(X)
Employed civilian population 16 years and over2,983100.0
OCCUPATION
Management, professional, and related occupations68923.1
Service occupations34211.5
Sales and office occupations56819.0
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations1184.0
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations40913.7
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations85728.7
INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining30510.2
Construction2608.7
Manufacturing85228.6
Wholesale trade1184.0
Retail trade2528.4
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities1424.8
Information531.8
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing993.3
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services1304.4
Educational, health and social services43314.5
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services1023.4
Other services (except public administration)1264.2
Public administration1113.7
CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers2,25675.6
Government workers38913.0
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business30610.3
Unpaid family workers321.1
INCOME IN 1999
Households2,721100.0
Less than $10,00042715.7
$10,000 to $14,9992318.5
$15,000 to $24,99948417.8
$25,000 to $34,99943616.0
$35,000 to $49,99948117.7
$50,000 to $74,99932411.9
$75,000 to $99,9992278.3
$100,000 to $149,999632.3
$150,000 to $199,999250.9
$200,000 or more230.8
Median household income (dollars)29,886(X)
With earnings2,01173.9
Mean earnings (dollars)
43,904(X)
With Social Security income99236.5
Mean Social Security income (dollars)
8,296(X)
With Supplemental Security Income2709.9
Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
5,825(X)
With public assistance income1114.1
Mean public assistance income (dollars)
2,332(X)
With retirement income51418.9
Mean retirement income (dollars)
10,003(X)
Families1,965100.0
Less than $10,0001477.5
$10,000 to $14,9991377.0
$15,000 to $24,99934417.5
$25,000 to $34,99933817.2
$35,000 to $49,99939520.1
$50,000 to $74,99930615.6
$75,000 to $99,99920410.4
$100,000 to $149,999532.7
$150,000 to $199,999180.9
$200,000 or more231.2
Median family income (dollars)35,491(X)
Per capita income (dollars)15,880(X)

Median earnings (dollars):

Male full-time, year-round workers26,960(X)
Female full-time, year-round workers21,102(X)
POVERTY STATUS IN 1999 (below poverty level)
Families190(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)9.7
With related children under 18 years122(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)12.8
With related children under 5 years
42(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)11.6
Families with female householder, no husband present64(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)21.0
With related children under 18 years44(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)26.7
With related children under 5 years
23(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)53.5
Individuals883(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)13.2
18 years and over653(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)12.8
65 years and over
160(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)16.8
Related children under 18 years226(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)14.2
Related children 5 to 17 years
158(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)13.5
Unrelated individuals 15 years and over325(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)32.5
(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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