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Nicholas County, West Virginia Economic Statistics

Nicholas county west virginia dp 3 profile of selected economic characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over21,114100.0
In labor force10,70950.7
Civilian labor force
10,70450.7
Employed
9,88346.8
Unemployed
8213.9
Percent of civilian labor force
7.7(X)
Armed Forces
50.0
Not in labor force10,40549.3
Females 16 years and over11,019100.0
In labor force4,79043.5
Civilian labor force
4,79043.5
Employed
4,48540.7
Own children under 6 years1,586100.0
All parents in family in labor force67842.7
COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over9,689100.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone7,68879.3
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled1,48415.3
Public transportation (including taxicab)330.3
Walked1221.3
Other means1121.2
Worked at home2502.6
Mean travel time to work (minutes)28.9(X)
Employed civilian population 16 years and over9,883100.0
OCCUPATION
Management, professional, and related occupations2,35023.8
Service occupations1,68817.1
Sales and office occupations2,40624.3
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations1901.9
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations1,52215.4
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations1,72717.5
INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining1,02710.4
Construction6276.3
Manufacturing9519.6
Wholesale trade1621.6
Retail trade1,40714.2
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities6786.9
Information1441.5
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing3203.2
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services4294.3
Educational, health and social services2,30223.3
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services7487.6
Other services (except public administration)6696.8
Public administration4194.2
CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers7,38674.7
Government workers1,76117.8
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business6616.7
Unpaid family workers750.8
INCOME IN 1999
Households10,717100.0
Less than $10,0001,74616.3
$10,000 to $14,9991,13310.6
$15,000 to $24,9992,14720.0
$25,000 to $34,9991,67715.6
$35,000 to $49,9991,81016.9
$50,000 to $74,9991,31212.2
$75,000 to $99,9994724.4
$100,000 to $149,9992112.0
$150,000 to $199,999680.6
$200,000 or more1411.3
Median household income (dollars)26,974(X)
With earnings7,22467.4
Mean earnings (dollars)
37,855(X)
With Social Security income3,91136.5
Mean Social Security income (dollars)
10,873(X)
With Supplemental Security Income8698.1
Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
6,199(X)
With public assistance income5685.3
Mean public assistance income (dollars)
2,324(X)
With retirement income2,76325.8
Mean retirement income (dollars)
15,434(X)
Families7,781100.0
Less than $10,0007749.9
$10,000 to $14,9996458.3
$15,000 to $24,9991,40518.1
$25,000 to $34,9991,40318.0
$35,000 to $49,9991,57520.2
$50,000 to $74,9991,19715.4
$75,000 to $99,9994605.9
$100,000 to $149,9991572.0
$150,000 to $199,999500.6
$200,000 or more1151.5
Median family income (dollars)32,074(X)
Per capita income (dollars)15,207(X)

Median earnings (dollars):

Male full-time, year-round workers30,508(X)
Female full-time, year-round workers17,964(X)
POVERTY STATUS IN 1999 (below poverty level)
Families1,165(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)15.0
With related children under 18 years773(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)22.2
With related children under 5 years
292(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)26.3
Families with female householder, no husband present406(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)40.2
With related children under 18 years304(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)50.9
With related children under 5 years
96(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)63.6
Individuals5,057(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)19.2
18 years and over3,492(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)17.3
65 years and over
530(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)13.8
Related children under 18 years1,553(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)25.4
Related children 5 to 17 years
1,158(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)24.6
Unrelated individuals 15 years and over1,314(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)37.0
(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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