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Sussex County, Delaware Economic Statistics

Sussex county delaware dp 3 profile of selected economic characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over125,358100.0
In labor force73,32558.5
Civilian labor force
73,16158.4
Employed
69,59655.5
Unemployed
3,5652.8
Percent of civilian labor force
4.9(X)
Armed Forces
1640.1
Not in labor force52,03341.5
Females 16 years and over64,929100.0
In labor force34,32052.9
Civilian labor force
34,30152.8
Employed
32,44250.0
Own children under 6 years10,306100.0
All parents in family in labor force6,51963.3
COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over68,123100.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone54,17379.5
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled8,43112.4
Public transportation (including taxicab)4450.7
Walked1,5282.2
Other means7401.1
Worked at home2,8064.1
Mean travel time to work (minutes)24.0(X)
Employed civilian population 16 years and over69,596100.0
OCCUPATION
Management, professional, and related occupations18,95227.2
Service occupations11,64416.7
Sales and office occupations17,59925.3
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations8791.3
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations8,94012.8
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations11,58216.6
INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining1,8772.7
Construction7,69811.1
Manufacturing9,78014.1
Wholesale trade2,1403.1
Retail trade10,42215.0
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities2,9494.2
Information1,1341.6
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing4,1155.9
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services3,8635.6
Educational, health and social services12,70118.2
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services6,3119.1
Other services (except public administration)2,9824.3
Public administration3,6245.2
CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers53,84577.4
Government workers10,02614.4
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business5,5838.0
Unpaid family workers1420.2
INCOME IN 1999
Households62,582100.0
Less than $10,0005,4578.7
$10,000 to $14,9994,3877.0
$15,000 to $24,9998,66513.8
$25,000 to $34,9999,37015.0
$35,000 to $49,99911,67118.6
$50,000 to $74,99912,75220.4
$75,000 to $99,9995,0278.0
$100,000 to $149,9993,4345.5
$150,000 to $199,9998251.3
$200,000 or more9941.6
Median household income (dollars)39,208(X)
With earnings46,17473.8
Mean earnings (dollars)
47,744(X)
With Social Security income22,50336.0
Mean Social Security income (dollars)
11,785(X)
With Supplemental Security Income2,4724.0
Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
6,723(X)
With public assistance income2,0243.2
Mean public assistance income (dollars)
2,605(X)
With retirement income16,74826.8
Mean retirement income (dollars)
18,134(X)
Families44,090100.0
Less than $10,0002,2415.1
$10,000 to $14,9991,8584.2
$15,000 to $24,9995,23811.9
$25,000 to $34,9996,59014.9
$35,000 to $49,9999,08720.6
$50,000 to $74,99910,54623.9
$75,000 to $99,9994,1179.3
$100,000 to $149,9992,9456.7
$150,000 to $199,9996841.6
$200,000 or more7841.8
Median family income (dollars)45,203(X)
Per capita income (dollars)20,328(X)

Median earnings (dollars):

Male full-time, year-round workers30,811(X)
Female full-time, year-round workers23,625(X)
POVERTY STATUS IN 1999 (below poverty level)
Families3,403(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)7.7
With related children under 18 years2,396(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)12.5
With related children under 5 years
1,344(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)18.8
Families with female householder, no husband present1,651(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)25.1
With related children under 18 years1,498(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)31.1
With related children under 5 years
725(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)44.2
Individuals16,108(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)10.5
18 years and over10,835(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)9.1
65 years and over
2,330(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)8.4
Related children under 18 years5,131(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)15.0
Related children 5 to 17 years
3,293(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)12.9
Unrelated individuals 15 years and over5,223(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)20.2
(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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