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Economic Statistics

Skagit county washington dp 3 profile of selected economic characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over79,422100.0
In labor force49,69262.6
Civilian labor force
49,12961.9
Employed
45,72957.6
Unemployed
3,4004.3
Percent of civilian labor force
6.9(X)
Armed Forces
5630.7
Not in labor force29,73037.4
Females 16 years and over40,580100.0
In labor force22,74556.0
Civilian labor force
22,64355.8
Employed
21,09352.0
Own children under 6 years7,714100.0
All parents in family in labor force4,57659.3
COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over45,453100.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone35,06677.1
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled5,96313.1
Public transportation (including taxicab)4591.0
Walked1,3553.0
Other means5211.1
Worked at home2,0894.6
Mean travel time to work (minutes)25.1(X)
Employed civilian population 16 years and over45,729100.0
OCCUPATION
Management, professional, and related occupations13,02828.5
Service occupations7,17215.7
Sales and office occupations11,34824.8
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations1,8084.0
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations5,27011.5
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations7,10315.5
INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining2,6855.9
Construction4,1089.0
Manufacturing6,17013.5
Wholesale trade1,8764.1
Retail trade5,92513.0
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities2,0834.6
Information9212.0
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing2,0474.5
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services2,8236.2
Educational, health and social services8,48818.6
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services4,59810.1
Other services (except public administration)2,0274.4
Public administration1,9784.3
CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers34,18474.8
Government workers7,20815.8
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business4,1219.0
Unpaid family workers2160.5
INCOME IN 1999
Households38,814100.0
Less than $10,0002,8527.3
$10,000 to $14,9992,3496.1
$15,000 to $24,9994,85912.5
$25,000 to $34,9995,38813.9
$35,000 to $49,9997,44019.2
$50,000 to $74,9998,14821.0
$75,000 to $99,9994,09910.6
$100,000 to $149,9992,3726.1
$150,000 to $199,9995591.4
$200,000 or more7481.9
Median household income (dollars)42,381(X)
With earnings30,11577.6
Mean earnings (dollars)
51,940(X)
With Social Security income11,87230.6
Mean Social Security income (dollars)
12,033(X)
With Supplemental Security Income1,4743.8
Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
6,409(X)
With public assistance income1,4733.8
Mean public assistance income (dollars)
3,861(X)
With retirement income8,11920.9
Mean retirement income (dollars)
18,271(X)
Families27,410100.0
Less than $10,0001,2474.5
$10,000 to $14,9991,1344.1
$15,000 to $24,9992,83110.3
$25,000 to $34,9993,69613.5
$35,000 to $49,9995,31419.4
$50,000 to $74,9996,65824.3
$75,000 to $99,9993,47812.7
$100,000 to $149,9991,9757.2
$150,000 to $199,9994621.7
$200,000 or more6152.2
Median family income (dollars)48,347(X)
Per capita income (dollars)21,256(X)

Median earnings (dollars):

Male full-time, year-round workers37,207(X)
Female full-time, year-round workers26,123(X)
POVERTY STATUS IN 1999 (below poverty level)
Families2,161(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)7.9
With related children under 18 years1,581(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)11.6
With related children under 5 years
874(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)17.2
Families with female householder, no husband present1,007(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)27.2
With related children under 18 years888(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)32.6
With related children under 5 years
475(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)52.5
Individuals11,244(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)11.1
18 years and over7,423(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)9.9
65 years and over
972(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)6.8
Related children under 18 years3,497(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)13.5
Related children 5 to 17 years
2,293(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)11.8
Unrelated individuals 15 years and over3,849(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)22.3
(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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