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Portage County, Wisconsin Economic Statistics

Portage county wisconsin dp 3 profile of selected economic characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over53,135100.0
In labor force37,94471.4
Civilian labor force
37,93271.4
Employed
35,67767.1
Unemployed
2,2554.2
Percent of civilian labor force
5.9(X)
Armed Forces
120.0
Not in labor force15,19128.6
Females 16 years and over26,882100.0
In labor force17,89266.6
Civilian labor force
17,89266.6
Employed
16,85862.7
Own children under 6 years4,640100.0
All parents in family in labor force3,15568.0
COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over35,088100.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone27,54978.5
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled3,2219.2
Public transportation (including taxicab)1510.4
Walked1,9585.6
Other means7172.0
Worked at home1,4924.3
Mean travel time to work (minutes)18.3(X)
Employed civilian population 16 years and over35,677100.0
OCCUPATION
Management, professional, and related occupations10,71030.0
Service occupations5,10314.3
Sales and office occupations9,71927.2
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations4301.2
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations2,9078.1
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations6,80819.1
INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining1,2413.5
Construction1,7074.8
Manufacturing6,31417.7
Wholesale trade1,2353.5
Retail trade4,81313.5
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities1,9485.5
Information8352.3
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing3,68210.3
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services1,6274.6
Educational, health and social services7,19220.2
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services3,0058.4
Other services (except public administration)1,2363.5
Public administration8422.4
CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers28,35279.5
Government workers4,98714.0
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business2,2196.2
Unpaid family workers1190.3
INCOME IN 1999
Households25,112100.0
Less than $10,0001,7677.0
$10,000 to $14,9991,6086.4
$15,000 to $24,9993,17412.6
$25,000 to $34,9993,42513.6
$35,000 to $49,9994,48417.9
$50,000 to $74,9995,77123.0
$75,000 to $99,9992,82011.2
$100,000 to $149,9991,3465.4
$150,000 to $199,9993711.5
$200,000 or more3461.4
Median household income (dollars)43,487(X)
With earnings21,05683.8
Mean earnings (dollars)
50,373(X)
With Social Security income6,02324.0
Mean Social Security income (dollars)
11,842(X)
With Supplemental Security Income6112.4
Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
5,651(X)
With public assistance income1720.7
Mean public assistance income (dollars)
3,834(X)
With retirement income3,67714.6
Mean retirement income (dollars)
16,654(X)
Families16,643100.0
Less than $10,0004522.7
$10,000 to $14,9994462.7
$15,000 to $24,9991,2837.7
$25,000 to $34,9991,95711.8
$35,000 to $49,9993,29819.8
$50,000 to $74,9994,89829.4
$75,000 to $99,9992,48814.9
$100,000 to $149,9991,2017.2
$150,000 to $199,9993492.1
$200,000 or more2711.6
Median family income (dollars)53,446(X)
Per capita income (dollars)19,854(X)

Median earnings (dollars):

Male full-time, year-round workers36,804(X)
Female full-time, year-round workers24,156(X)
POVERTY STATUS IN 1999 (below poverty level)
Families725(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)4.4
With related children under 18 years563(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)6.8
With related children under 5 years
275(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)8.9
Families with female householder, no husband present392(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)21.7
With related children under 18 years355(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)30.2
With related children under 5 years
148(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)39.4
Individuals6,074(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)9.5
18 years and over4,702(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)9.8
65 years and over
561(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)8.0
Related children under 18 years1,280(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)8.1
Related children 5 to 17 years
876(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)7.3
Unrelated individuals 15 years and over3,640(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)28.5
(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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