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Blount County, Tennessee Economic Statistics

Blount county tennessee dp 3 profile of selected economic characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over84,333100.0
In labor force52,69362.5
Civilian labor force
52,44262.2
Employed
50,06559.4
Unemployed
2,3772.8
Percent of civilian labor force
4.5(X)
Armed Forces
2510.3
Not in labor force31,64037.5
Females 16 years and over44,040100.0
In labor force24,43555.5
Civilian labor force
24,41355.4
Employed
23,27152.8
Own children under 6 years7,220100.0
All parents in family in labor force4,46761.9
COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over49,250100.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone41,80684.9
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled5,11810.4
Public transportation (including taxicab)1290.3
Walked6521.3
Other means3320.7
Worked at home1,2132.5
Mean travel time to work (minutes)24.0(X)
Employed civilian population 16 years and over50,065100.0
OCCUPATION
Management, professional, and related occupations14,45728.9
Service occupations7,21414.4
Sales and office occupations12,77725.5
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations2440.5
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations5,80311.6
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations9,57019.1
INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining5131.0
Construction4,0628.1
Manufacturing9,22518.4
Wholesale trade2,0634.1
Retail trade6,09512.2
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities2,7055.4
Information7571.5
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing2,7635.5
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services3,4676.9
Educational, health and social services10,26220.5
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services3,8497.7
Other services (except public administration)2,3524.7
Public administration1,9523.9
CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers38,97877.9
Government workers6,97213.9
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business3,9547.9
Unpaid family workers1610.3
INCOME IN 1999
Households42,834100.0
Less than $10,0004,2619.9
$10,000 to $14,9992,8626.7
$15,000 to $24,9996,40314.9
$25,000 to $34,9996,18014.4
$35,000 to $49,9998,06918.8
$50,000 to $74,9998,54219.9
$75,000 to $99,9993,3957.9
$100,000 to $149,9992,1505.0
$150,000 to $199,9994791.1
$200,000 or more4931.2
Median household income (dollars)37,862(X)
With earnings33,03277.1
Mean earnings (dollars)
46,093(X)
With Social Security income12,84630.0
Mean Social Security income (dollars)
11,144(X)
With Supplemental Security Income1,9124.5
Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
5,571(X)
With public assistance income1,1092.6
Mean public assistance income (dollars)
1,701(X)
With retirement income9,03321.1
Mean retirement income (dollars)
18,689(X)
Families30,913100.0
Less than $10,0001,5284.9
$10,000 to $14,9991,3034.2
$15,000 to $24,9993,80512.3
$25,000 to $34,9994,36314.1
$35,000 to $49,9996,59821.3
$50,000 to $74,9997,36923.8
$75,000 to $99,9993,10310.0
$100,000 to $149,9991,9926.4
$150,000 to $199,9994411.4
$200,000 or more4111.3
Median family income (dollars)45,038(X)
Per capita income (dollars)19,416(X)

Median earnings (dollars):

Male full-time, year-round workers31,877(X)
Female full-time, year-round workers23,007(X)
POVERTY STATUS IN 1999 (below poverty level)
Families2,252(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)7.3
With related children under 18 years1,619(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)11.4
With related children under 5 years
664(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)13.1
Families with female householder, no husband present1,048(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)26.7
With related children under 18 years893(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)36.2
With related children under 5 years
369(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)50.2
Individuals10,084(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)9.7
18 years and over7,053(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)8.8
65 years and over
1,293(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)9.1
Related children under 18 years2,905(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)12.3
Related children 5 to 17 years
2,039(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)11.7
Unrelated individuals 15 years and over3,394(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)22.8
(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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