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Penobscot county maine dp 3 profile of selected economic characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over116,139100.0
In labor force74,29764.0
Civilian labor force
74,02263.7
Employed
69,84660.1
Unemployed
4,1763.6
Percent of civilian labor force
5.6(X)
Armed Forces
2750.2
Not in labor force41,84236.0
Females 16 years and over60,312100.0
In labor force35,34458.6
Civilian labor force
35,30458.5
Employed
33,45355.5
Own children under 6 years8,720100.0
All parents in family in labor force5,29960.8
COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over68,652100.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone54,38679.2
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled7,33210.7
Public transportation (including taxicab)5910.9
Walked3,1294.6
Other means5900.9
Worked at home2,6243.8
Mean travel time to work (minutes)20.7(X)
Employed civilian population 16 years and over69,846100.0
OCCUPATION
Management, professional, and related occupations21,15630.3
Service occupations11,64116.7
Sales and office occupations18,72826.8
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations9011.3
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations6,8449.8
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations10,57615.1
INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining1,6072.3
Construction4,0375.8
Manufacturing8,30811.9
Wholesale trade2,6583.8
Retail trade9,74514.0
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities3,8995.6
Information1,6622.4
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing2,8594.1
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services3,9085.6
Educational, health and social services19,96828.6
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services4,7856.9
Other services (except public administration)3,4454.9
Public administration2,9654.2
CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers53,06576.0
Government workers11,60016.6
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business5,0107.2
Unpaid family workers1710.2
INCOME IN 1999
Households58,135100.0
Less than $10,0007,26012.5
$10,000 to $14,9994,9478.5
$15,000 to $24,9998,94915.4
$25,000 to $34,9998,44814.5
$35,000 to $49,99910,50218.1
$50,000 to $74,99910,37617.8
$75,000 to $99,9994,2617.3
$100,000 to $149,9992,3464.0
$150,000 to $199,9994850.8
$200,000 or more5611.0
Median household income (dollars)34,274(X)
With earnings45,16177.7
Mean earnings (dollars)
44,264(X)
With Social Security income16,16427.8
Mean Social Security income (dollars)
10,500(X)
With Supplemental Security Income3,1305.4
Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
5,954(X)
With public assistance income3,3515.8
Mean public assistance income (dollars)
2,374(X)
With retirement income9,45416.3
Mean retirement income (dollars)
14,927(X)
Families38,149100.0
Less than $10,0002,6877.0
$10,000 to $14,9992,1805.7
$15,000 to $24,9994,88612.8
$25,000 to $34,9995,26813.8
$35,000 to $49,9997,87220.6
$50,000 to $74,9998,56322.4
$75,000 to $99,9993,6989.7
$100,000 to $149,9992,0785.4
$150,000 to $199,9994211.1
$200,000 or more4961.3
Median family income (dollars)42,206(X)
Per capita income (dollars)17,801(X)

Median earnings (dollars):

Male full-time, year-round workers32,824(X)
Female full-time, year-round workers23,346(X)
POVERTY STATUS IN 1999 (below poverty level)
Families3,712(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)9.7
With related children under 18 years2,682(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)14.6
With related children under 5 years
1,222(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)19.6
Families with female householder, no husband present1,936(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)35.7
With related children under 18 years1,735(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)44.1
With related children under 5 years
782(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)62.2
Individuals18,956(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)13.7
18 years and over13,816(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)13.0
65 years and over
1,996(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)11.1
Related children under 18 years4,737(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)15.0
Related children 5 to 17 years
3,310(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)13.7
Unrelated individuals 15 years and over8,328(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)28.7
(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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