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Ocean County, New Jersey Economic Statistics

Ocean county new jersey dp 3 profile of selected economic characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over403,883100.0
In labor force225,60455.9
Civilian labor force
224,95155.7
Employed
213,33652.8
Unemployed
11,6152.9
Percent of civilian labor force
5.2(X)
Armed Forces
6530.2
Not in labor force178,27944.1
Females 16 years and over216,247100.0
In labor force104,96448.5
Civilian labor force
104,91648.5
Employed
99,58946.1
Own children under 6 years37,883100.0
All parents in family in labor force18,80049.6
COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over209,328100.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone173,15682.7
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled21,99110.5
Public transportation (including taxicab)4,0711.9
Walked3,2201.5
Other means1,5990.8
Worked at home5,2912.5
Mean travel time to work (minutes)32.4(X)
Employed civilian population 16 years and over213,336100.0
OCCUPATION
Management, professional, and related occupations67,50331.6
Service occupations34,17416.0
Sales and office occupations62,26529.2
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations4530.2
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations25,21111.8
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations23,73011.1
INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining8340.4
Construction18,5818.7
Manufacturing16,7427.8
Wholesale trade7,4703.5
Retail trade30,69314.4
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities13,2996.2
Information7,2043.4
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing13,9916.6
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services18,1638.5
Educational, health and social services47,59022.3
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services16,4297.7
Other services (except public administration)9,8644.6
Public administration12,4765.8
CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers166,89278.2
Government workers33,86315.9
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business12,0265.6
Unpaid family workers5550.3
INCOME IN 1999
Households200,553100.0
Less than $10,00011,9976.0
$10,000 to $14,99912,1696.1
$15,000 to $24,99926,09513.0
$25,000 to $34,99924,04112.0
$35,000 to $49,99933,01216.5
$50,000 to $74,99941,68220.8
$75,000 to $99,99925,15912.5
$100,000 to $149,99918,6659.3
$150,000 to $199,9994,4752.2
$200,000 or more3,2581.6
Median household income (dollars)46,443(X)
With earnings136,36168.0
Mean earnings (dollars)
61,602(X)
With Social Security income83,06741.4
Mean Social Security income (dollars)
12,848(X)
With Supplemental Security Income5,7802.9
Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
7,118(X)
With public assistance income3,8481.9
Mean public assistance income (dollars)
3,619(X)
With retirement income54,44927.1
Mean retirement income (dollars)
16,869(X)
Families138,440100.0
Less than $10,0004,0292.9
$10,000 to $14,9993,6522.6
$15,000 to $24,99912,6439.1
$25,000 to $34,99915,35611.1
$35,000 to $49,99923,87317.2
$50,000 to $74,99934,20924.7
$75,000 to $99,99921,73115.7
$100,000 to $149,99916,38611.8
$150,000 to $199,9993,9782.9
$200,000 or more2,5831.9
Median family income (dollars)56,420(X)
Per capita income (dollars)23,054(X)

Median earnings (dollars):

Male full-time, year-round workers44,822(X)
Female full-time, year-round workers30,717(X)
POVERTY STATUS IN 1999 (below poverty level)
Families6,631(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)4.8
With related children under 18 years4,768(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)7.9
With related children under 5 years
2,727(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)11.3
Families with female householder, no husband present2,380(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)13.6
With related children under 18 years2,083(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)21.9
With related children under 5 years
887(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)34.5
Individuals34,945(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)7.0
18 years and over22,866(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)5.9
65 years and over
6,034(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)5.6
Related children under 18 years11,695(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)10.0
Related children 5 to 17 years
7,310(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)8.6
Unrelated individuals 15 years and over10,859(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)13.7
(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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