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Roanoke county virginia dp 3 profile of selected economic characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over68,544100.0
In labor force45,04065.7
Civilian labor force
44,99765.6
Employed
44,04164.3
Unemployed
9561.4
Percent of civilian labor force
2.1(X)
Armed Forces
430.1
Not in labor force23,50434.3
Females 16 years and over36,936100.0
In labor force21,71958.8
Civilian labor force
21,71958.8
Employed
21,30957.7
Own children under 6 years5,502100.0
All parents in family in labor force3,46563.0
COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over43,419100.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone38,07287.7
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled3,3567.7
Public transportation (including taxicab)940.2
Walked4951.1
Other means2220.5
Worked at home1,1802.7
Mean travel time to work (minutes)20.7(X)
Employed civilian population 16 years and over44,041100.0
OCCUPATION
Management, professional, and related occupations16,85638.3
Service occupations4,76610.8
Sales and office occupations13,41430.5
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations460.1
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations3,6508.3
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations5,30912.1
INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining1660.4
Construction2,5575.8
Manufacturing5,43212.3
Wholesale trade2,1734.9
Retail trade6,15114.0
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities3,1127.1
Information1,1742.7
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing4,1149.3
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services3,1907.2
Educational, health and social services9,57621.7
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services2,6406.0
Other services (except public administration)2,1454.9
Public administration1,6113.7
CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers35,45180.5
Government workers6,16214.0
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business2,3595.4
Unpaid family workers690.2
INCOME IN 1999
Households34,734100.0
Less than $10,0001,8615.4
$10,000 to $14,9991,5044.3
$15,000 to $24,9993,60810.4
$25,000 to $34,9994,48712.9
$35,000 to $49,9996,82619.7
$50,000 to $74,9997,89822.7
$75,000 to $99,9994,36012.6
$100,000 to $149,9992,8128.1
$150,000 to $199,9996631.9
$200,000 or more7152.1
Median household income (dollars)47,689(X)
With earnings28,05980.8
Mean earnings (dollars)
57,537(X)
With Social Security income10,37429.9
Mean Social Security income (dollars)
12,700(X)
With Supplemental Security Income7482.2
Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
6,018(X)
With public assistance income3681.1
Mean public assistance income (dollars)
3,514(X)
With retirement income6,79919.6
Mean retirement income (dollars)
17,610(X)
Families24,861100.0
Less than $10,0004831.9
$10,000 to $14,9993111.3
$15,000 to $24,9991,7877.2
$25,000 to $34,9992,76711.1
$35,000 to $49,9995,07620.4
$50,000 to $74,9996,72927.1
$75,000 to $99,9993,93715.8
$100,000 to $149,9992,52310.1
$150,000 to $199,9996102.5
$200,000 or more6382.6
Median family income (dollars)56,450(X)
Per capita income (dollars)24,637(X)

Median earnings (dollars):

Male full-time, year-round workers39,126(X)
Female full-time, year-round workers26,690(X)
POVERTY STATUS IN 1999 (below poverty level)
Families677(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)2.7
With related children under 18 years448(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)3.9
With related children under 5 years
169(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)4.5
Families with female householder, no husband present312(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)10.2
With related children under 18 years281(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)14.7
With related children under 5 years
120(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)29.3
Individuals3,732(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)4.5
18 years and over2,696(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)4.2
65 years and over
602(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)4.9
Related children under 18 years1,001(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)5.2
Related children 5 to 17 years
728(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)4.9
Unrelated individuals 15 years and over1,642(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)13.4
(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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