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Rapides Parish Louisiana Economic Statistics

Rapides parish louisiana dp 3 profile of selected economic characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over96,383100.0
In labor force54,69756.7
Civilian labor force
54,42856.5
Employed
50,57652.5
Unemployed
3,8524.0
Percent of civilian labor force
7.1(X)
Armed Forces
2690.3
Not in labor force41,68643.3
Females 16 years and over51,055100.0
In labor force26,18651.3
Civilian labor force
26,17551.3
Employed
24,34847.7
Own children under 6 years10,054100.0
All parents in family in labor force6,07860.5
COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over49,957100.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone39,29578.7
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled6,95113.9
Public transportation (including taxicab)6651.3
Walked1,0972.2
Other means7481.5
Worked at home1,2012.4
Mean travel time to work (minutes)23.6(X)
Employed civilian population 16 years and over50,576100.0
OCCUPATION
Management, professional, and related occupations15,87731.4
Service occupations9,39318.6
Sales and office occupations13,40126.5
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations5961.2
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations5,60211.1
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations5,70711.3
INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining1,7683.5
Construction3,6147.1
Manufacturing3,2396.4
Wholesale trade1,7333.4
Retail trade6,55413.0
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities2,5855.1
Information1,0492.1
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing2,6095.2
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services3,1596.2
Educational, health and social services14,61728.9
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services3,5167.0
Other services (except public administration)2,5655.1
Public administration3,5687.1
CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers35,34469.9
Government workers11,78123.3
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business3,2386.4
Unpaid family workers2130.4
INCOME IN 1999
Households47,161100.0
Less than $10,0007,62516.2
$10,000 to $14,9994,5809.7
$15,000 to $24,9997,86616.7
$25,000 to $34,9996,58314.0
$35,000 to $49,9997,35615.6
$50,000 to $74,9997,29815.5
$75,000 to $99,9992,8055.9
$100,000 to $149,9991,9504.1
$150,000 to $199,9993960.8
$200,000 or more7021.5
Median household income (dollars)29,856(X)
With earnings35,49475.3
Mean earnings (dollars)
43,259(X)
With Social Security income13,10927.8
Mean Social Security income (dollars)
9,612(X)
With Supplemental Security Income3,4937.4
Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
5,865(X)
With public assistance income1,7053.6
Mean public assistance income (dollars)
1,704(X)
With retirement income8,55618.1
Mean retirement income (dollars)
16,150(X)
Families33,339100.0
Less than $10,0003,56810.7
$10,000 to $14,9992,5437.6
$15,000 to $24,9995,15715.5
$25,000 to $34,9994,67914.0
$35,000 to $49,9995,71417.1
$50,000 to $74,9996,36519.1
$75,000 to $99,9992,5327.6
$100,000 to $149,9991,8085.4
$150,000 to $199,9993271.0
$200,000 or more6461.9
Median family income (dollars)36,671(X)
Per capita income (dollars)16,088(X)

Median earnings (dollars):

Male full-time, year-round workers29,775(X)
Female full-time, year-round workers20,483(X)
POVERTY STATUS IN 1999 (below poverty level)
Families5,454(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)16.4
With related children under 18 years4,187(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)22.5
With related children under 5 years
2,016(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)28.5
Families with female householder, no husband present3,321(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)43.1
With related children under 18 years2,852(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)50.8
With related children under 5 years
1,414(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)63.8
Individuals25,097(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)20.5
18 years and over15,956(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)18.1
65 years and over
2,498(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)16.3
Related children under 18 years8,804(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)26.3
Related children 5 to 17 years
6,129(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)24.8
Unrelated individuals 15 years and over6,875(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)35.7
(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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