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St landry parish louisiana dp 3 profile of selected economic characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over64,913100.0
In labor force32,76550.5
Civilian labor force
32,72850.4
Employed
29,33445.2
Unemployed
3,3945.2
Percent of civilian labor force
10.4(X)
Armed Forces
370.1
Not in labor force32,14849.5
Females 16 years and over34,611100.0
In labor force15,36644.4
Civilian labor force
15,35844.4
Employed
13,72839.7
Own children under 6 years7,457100.0
All parents in family in labor force4,04854.3
COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over28,583100.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone22,86380.0
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled3,78613.2
Public transportation (including taxicab)2130.7
Walked6792.4
Other means5281.8
Worked at home5141.8
Mean travel time to work (minutes)28.6(X)
Employed civilian population 16 years and over29,334100.0
OCCUPATION
Management, professional, and related occupations7,68326.2
Service occupations5,37918.3
Sales and office occupations6,92523.6
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations1990.7
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations4,24514.5
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations4,90316.7
INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining1,9976.8
Construction2,5578.7
Manufacturing2,3748.1
Wholesale trade1,1784.0
Retail trade3,92213.4
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities1,5645.3
Information4211.4
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing1,1854.0
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services1,6745.7
Educational, health and social services7,37425.1
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services2,0176.9
Other services (except public administration)1,5115.2
Public administration1,5605.3
CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers22,11575.4
Government workers5,05117.2
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business2,0657.0
Unpaid family workers1030.4
INCOME IN 1999
Households32,332100.0
Less than $10,0008,26625.6
$10,000 to $14,9993,78011.7
$15,000 to $24,9995,04515.6
$25,000 to $34,9994,16512.9
$35,000 to $49,9994,45013.8
$50,000 to $74,9994,18212.9
$75,000 to $99,9991,3244.1
$100,000 to $149,9997672.4
$150,000 to $199,9991550.5
$200,000 or more1980.6
Median household income (dollars)22,855(X)
With earnings21,71267.2
Mean earnings (dollars)
37,009(X)
With Social Security income9,75930.2
Mean Social Security income (dollars)
8,695(X)
With Supplemental Security Income3,43510.6
Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
5,849(X)
With public assistance income1,7665.5
Mean public assistance income (dollars)
1,804(X)
With retirement income4,16212.9
Mean retirement income (dollars)
13,314(X)
Families23,361100.0
Less than $10,0004,06117.4
$10,000 to $14,9992,3009.8
$15,000 to $24,9993,88216.6
$25,000 to $34,9993,33114.3
$35,000 to $49,9993,73816.0
$50,000 to $74,9993,77816.2
$75,000 to $99,9991,2255.2
$100,000 to $149,9997103.0
$150,000 to $199,9991450.6
$200,000 or more1910.8
Median family income (dollars)28,908(X)
Per capita income (dollars)12,042(X)

Median earnings (dollars):

Male full-time, year-round workers29,458(X)
Female full-time, year-round workers18,473(X)
POVERTY STATUS IN 1999 (below poverty level)
Families5,773(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)24.7
With related children under 18 years4,275(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)32.7
With related children under 5 years
2,044(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)39.3
Families with female householder, no husband present3,178(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)55.6
With related children under 18 years2,674(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)66.8
With related children under 5 years
1,293(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)74.7
Individuals25,210(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)29.3
18 years and over15,520(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)25.6
65 years and over
3,077(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)27.5
Related children under 18 years9,610(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)37.7
Related children 5 to 17 years
6,741(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)36.1
Unrelated individuals 15 years and over5,025(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)44.7
(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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