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Norfolk county massachusetts dp 3 profile of selected economic characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over513,198100.0
In labor force348,89768.0
Civilian labor force
348,56667.9
Employed
337,53865.8
Unemployed
11,0282.1
Percent of civilian labor force
3.2(X)
Armed Forces
3310.1
Not in labor force164,30132.0
Females 16 years and over273,202100.0
In labor force168,18061.6
Civilian labor force
168,15561.5
Employed
162,97359.7
Own children under 6 years49,784100.0
All parents in family in labor force29,81859.9
COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over331,653100.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone241,74372.9
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled24,6577.4
Public transportation (including taxicab)40,95312.3
Walked9,9703.0
Other means2,3510.7
Worked at home11,9793.6
Mean travel time to work (minutes)30.0(X)
Employed civilian population 16 years and over337,538100.0
OCCUPATION
Management, professional, and related occupations162,51848.1
Service occupations37,92811.2
Sales and office occupations90,56526.8
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations2520.1
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations22,9266.8
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations23,3496.9
INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining5140.2
Construction18,6345.5
Manufacturing28,9018.6
Wholesale trade12,0543.6
Retail trade36,77010.9
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities12,8963.8
Information14,0304.2
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing40,77412.1
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services46,01013.6
Educational, health and social services79,41923.5
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services19,9975.9
Other services (except public administration)13,6484.0
Public administration13,8914.1
CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers273,15680.9
Government workers42,18012.5
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business21,6266.4
Unpaid family workers5760.2
INCOME IN 1999
Households248,901100.0
Less than $10,00014,0025.6
$10,000 to $14,9999,7373.9
$15,000 to $24,99918,8527.6
$25,000 to $34,99921,0778.5
$35,000 to $49,99931,91212.8
$50,000 to $74,99950,12920.1
$75,000 to $99,99937,68415.1
$100,000 to $149,99937,31515.0
$150,000 to $199,99913,1025.3
$200,000 or more15,0916.1
Median household income (dollars)63,432(X)
With earnings204,42982.1
Mean earnings (dollars)
84,648(X)
With Social Security income66,73626.8
Mean Social Security income (dollars)
11,940(X)
With Supplemental Security Income8,0643.2
Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
7,032(X)
With public assistance income3,3241.3
Mean public assistance income (dollars)
4,066(X)
With retirement income44,65217.9
Mean retirement income (dollars)
18,151(X)
Families166,826100.0
Less than $10,0003,4262.1
$10,000 to $14,9992,7871.7
$15,000 to $24,9997,8884.7
$25,000 to $34,99910,7336.4
$35,000 to $49,99919,23811.5
$50,000 to $74,99935,34621.2
$75,000 to $99,99930,75218.4
$100,000 to $149,99931,89219.1
$150,000 to $199,99911,3396.8
$200,000 or more13,4258.0
Median family income (dollars)77,847(X)
Per capita income (dollars)32,484(X)

Median earnings (dollars):

Male full-time, year-round workers51,301(X)
Female full-time, year-round workers37,108(X)
POVERTY STATUS IN 1999 (below poverty level)
Families4,824(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)2.9
With related children under 18 years3,408(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)4.1
With related children under 5 years
1,467(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)4.5
Families with female householder, no husband present2,190(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)9.8
With related children under 18 years1,886(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)15.9
With related children under 5 years
769(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)26.2
Individuals29,377(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)4.6
18 years and over22,487(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)4.7
65 years and over
5,041(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)5.7
Related children under 18 years6,564(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)4.4
Related children 5 to 17 years
4,626(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)4.2
Unrelated individuals 15 years and over14,539(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)13.3
(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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