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Economic Statistics

Northampton county pennsylvania dp 3 profile of selected economic characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over212,133100.0
In labor force134,10363.2
Civilian labor force
134,00663.2
Employed
127,81060.2
Unemployed
6,1962.9
Percent of civilian labor force
4.6(X)
Armed Forces
970.0
Not in labor force78,03036.8
Females 16 years and over110,577100.0
In labor force62,26956.3
Civilian labor force
62,25556.3
Employed
59,55753.9
Own children under 6 years17,712100.0
All parents in family in labor force10,76260.8
COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over125,671100.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone103,37282.3
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled12,1059.6
Public transportation (including taxicab)1,4141.1
Walked5,1134.1
Other means7270.6
Worked at home2,9402.3
Mean travel time to work (minutes)24.2(X)
Employed civilian population 16 years and over127,810100.0
OCCUPATION
Management, professional, and related occupations40,19131.4
Service occupations17,93914.0
Sales and office occupations34,57127.0
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations2970.2
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations11,7239.2
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations23,08918.1
INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining7740.6
Construction7,8116.1
Manufacturing26,48920.7
Wholesale trade4,3343.4
Retail trade14,63011.4
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities6,8995.4
Information3,9963.1
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing7,2215.6
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services9,9357.8
Educational, health and social services28,64922.4
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services7,6666.0
Other services (except public administration)5,5864.4
Public administration3,8203.0
CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers107,67884.2
Government workers13,41310.5
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business6,4025.0
Unpaid family workers3170.2
INCOME IN 1999
Households101,631100.0
Less than $10,0007,3287.2
$10,000 to $14,9996,2676.2
$15,000 to $24,99912,05911.9
$25,000 to $34,99912,91312.7
$35,000 to $49,99917,34117.1
$50,000 to $74,99922,60822.2
$75,000 to $99,99911,80211.6
$100,000 to $149,9998,0667.9
$150,000 to $199,9991,7921.8
$200,000 or more1,4551.4
Median household income (dollars)45,234(X)
With earnings79,16977.9
Mean earnings (dollars)
56,950(X)
With Social Security income31,51931.0
Mean Social Security income (dollars)
12,233(X)
With Supplemental Security Income3,2773.2
Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
6,965(X)
With public assistance income1,9431.9
Mean public assistance income (dollars)
2,998(X)
With retirement income21,31221.0
Mean retirement income (dollars)
13,567(X)
Families71,507100.0
Less than $10,0002,6943.8
$10,000 to $14,9992,1313.0
$15,000 to $24,9996,1058.5
$25,000 to $34,9998,55012.0
$35,000 to $49,99912,72917.8
$50,000 to $74,99918,77326.3
$75,000 to $99,99910,32614.4
$100,000 to $149,9997,21410.1
$150,000 to $199,9991,6602.3
$200,000 or more1,3251.9
Median family income (dollars)53,955(X)
Per capita income (dollars)21,399(X)

Median earnings (dollars):

Male full-time, year-round workers39,449(X)
Female full-time, year-round workers26,750(X)
POVERTY STATUS IN 1999 (below poverty level)
Families4,059(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)5.7
With related children under 18 years2,927(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)8.6
With related children under 5 years
1,305(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)10.8
Families with female householder, no husband present2,003(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)20.5
With related children under 18 years1,835(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)30.0
With related children under 5 years
812(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)42.6
Individuals20,404(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)7.9
18 years and over14,091(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)7.2
65 years and over
2,886(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)7.3
Related children under 18 years5,960(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)9.8
Related children 5 to 17 years
4,169(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)9.0
Unrelated individuals 15 years and over7,610(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)18.5
(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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