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Pontotoc County, Mississippi Economic Statistics

Pontotoc county mississippi dp 3 profile of selected economic characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over20,157100.0
In labor force13,12065.1
Civilian labor force
13,12065.1
Employed
12,40461.5
Unemployed
7163.6
Percent of civilian labor force
5.5(X)
Armed Forces
00.0
Not in labor force7,03734.9
Females 16 years and over10,555100.0
In labor force6,12258.0
Civilian labor force
6,12258.0
Employed
5,66853.7
Own children under 6 years2,299100.0
All parents in family in labor force1,51465.9
COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over12,191100.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone9,81580.5
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled1,96916.2
Public transportation (including taxicab)50.0
Walked1231.0
Other means960.8
Worked at home1831.5
Mean travel time to work (minutes)23.3(X)
Employed civilian population 16 years and over12,404100.0
OCCUPATION
Management, professional, and related occupations2,32518.7
Service occupations1,2119.8
Sales and office occupations2,66521.5
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations710.6
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations1,0348.3
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations5,09841.1
INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining1621.3
Construction6425.2
Manufacturing5,34843.1
Wholesale trade3452.8
Retail trade1,30110.5
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities6255.0
Information1621.3
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing3833.1
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services3622.9
Educational, health and social services1,74214.0
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services4833.9
Other services (except public administration)5544.5
Public administration2952.4
CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers10,37183.6
Government workers1,2109.8
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business7626.1
Unpaid family workers610.5
INCOME IN 1999
Households10,129100.0
Less than $10,0001,50614.9
$10,000 to $14,9997117.0
$15,000 to $24,9991,66616.4
$25,000 to $34,9991,56615.5
$35,000 to $49,9991,81918.0
$50,000 to $74,9991,81117.9
$75,000 to $99,9996196.1
$100,000 to $149,9992592.6
$150,000 to $199,999720.7
$200,000 or more1001.0
Median household income (dollars)32,055(X)
With earnings7,95378.5
Mean earnings (dollars)
43,020(X)
With Social Security income2,95429.2
Mean Social Security income (dollars)
9,210(X)
With Supplemental Security Income5375.3
Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
5,475(X)
With public assistance income2002.0
Mean public assistance income (dollars)
1,394(X)
With retirement income1,32313.1
Mean retirement income (dollars)
17,183(X)
Families7,633100.0
Less than $10,0005306.9
$10,000 to $14,9994566.0
$15,000 to $24,9991,14515.0
$25,000 to $34,9991,22416.0
$35,000 to $49,9991,61221.1
$50,000 to $74,9991,64421.5
$75,000 to $99,9996078.0
$100,000 to $149,9992593.4
$150,000 to $199,999710.9
$200,000 or more851.1
Median family income (dollars)39,845(X)
Per capita income (dollars)15,658(X)

Median earnings (dollars):

Male full-time, year-round workers29,074(X)
Female full-time, year-round workers21,350(X)
POVERTY STATUS IN 1999 (below poverty level)
Families778(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)10.2
With related children under 18 years539(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)12.9
With related children under 5 years
234(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)15.2
Families with female householder, no husband present255(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)22.6
With related children under 18 years229(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)28.7
With related children under 5 years
102(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)35.4
Individuals3,650(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)13.8
18 years and over2,527(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)13.2
65 years and over
751(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)23.3
Related children under 18 years1,086(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)15.0
Related children 5 to 17 years
765(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)14.4
Unrelated individuals 15 years and over1,144(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)36.7
(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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