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Tangipahoa parish louisiana dp 3 profile of selected economic characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over76,019100.0
In labor force44,63158.7
Civilian labor force
44,53358.6
Employed
40,68953.5
Unemployed
3,8445.1
Percent of civilian labor force
8.6(X)
Armed Forces
980.1
Not in labor force31,38841.3
Females 16 years and over40,184100.0
In labor force20,61251.3
Civilian labor force
20,59051.2
Employed
18,89447.0
Own children under 6 years8,027100.0
All parents in family in labor force4,50756.1
COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over40,017100.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone31,50578.7
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled5,59414.0
Public transportation (including taxicab)1900.5
Walked1,0292.6
Other means6491.6
Worked at home1,0502.6
Mean travel time to work (minutes)29.5(X)
Employed civilian population 16 years and over40,689100.0
OCCUPATION
Management, professional, and related occupations11,19827.5
Service occupations6,71716.5
Sales and office occupations10,53525.9
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations4621.1
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations5,48213.5
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations6,29515.5
INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining1,5163.7
Construction3,6388.9
Manufacturing4,43610.9
Wholesale trade1,5683.9
Retail trade5,71614.0
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities1,8424.5
Information6531.6
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing1,9604.8
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services2,1765.3
Educational, health and social services9,79624.1
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services3,2958.1
Other services (except public administration)2,0465.0
Public administration2,0475.0
CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers29,80673.3
Government workers7,77119.1
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business2,9337.2
Unpaid family workers1790.4
INCOME IN 1999
Households36,516100.0
Less than $10,0007,13119.5
$10,000 to $14,9993,2759.0
$15,000 to $24,9995,54715.2
$25,000 to $34,9995,00713.7
$35,000 to $49,9995,59615.3
$50,000 to $74,9995,82916.0
$75,000 to $99,9992,2316.1
$100,000 to $149,9991,3863.8
$150,000 to $199,9992070.6
$200,000 or more3070.8
Median household income (dollars)29,412(X)
With earnings27,75176.0
Mean earnings (dollars)
41,134(X)
With Social Security income8,80524.1
Mean Social Security income (dollars)
9,434(X)
With Supplemental Security Income2,7037.4
Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
5,796(X)
With public assistance income1,3393.7
Mean public assistance income (dollars)
1,809(X)
With retirement income4,98613.7
Mean retirement income (dollars)
14,028(X)
Families25,895100.0
Less than $10,0003,20012.4
$10,000 to $14,9991,8517.1
$15,000 to $24,9993,58313.8
$25,000 to $34,9993,74114.4
$35,000 to $49,9994,56517.6
$50,000 to $74,9995,13719.8
$75,000 to $99,9992,0888.1
$100,000 to $149,9991,2414.8
$150,000 to $199,9991850.7
$200,000 or more3041.2
Median family income (dollars)36,731(X)
Per capita income (dollars)14,461(X)

Median earnings (dollars):

Male full-time, year-round workers31,576(X)
Female full-time, year-round workers20,066(X)
POVERTY STATUS IN 1999 (below poverty level)
Families4,664(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)18.0
With related children under 18 years3,512(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)24.0
With related children under 5 years
1,639(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)28.2
Families with female householder, no husband present2,739(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)48.2
With related children under 18 years2,443(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)58.2
With related children under 5 years
1,078(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)66.4
Individuals22,119(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)22.7
18 years and over14,184(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)20.2
65 years and over
2,012(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)20.1
Related children under 18 years7,810(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)28.6
Related children 5 to 17 years
5,598(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)27.8
Unrelated individuals 15 years and over6,039(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)41.1
(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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