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Tift County, Georgia Economic Statistics

Tift county georgia dp 3 profile of selected economic characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over29,007100.0
In labor force18,40863.5
Civilian labor force
18,24962.9
Employed
17,00858.6
Unemployed
1,2414.3
Percent of civilian labor force
6.8(X)
Armed Forces
1590.5
Not in labor force10,59936.5
Females 16 years and over15,035100.0
In labor force8,25554.9
Civilian labor force
8,24754.9
Employed
7,60650.6
Own children under 6 years3,250100.0
All parents in family in labor force1,96660.5
COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over16,912100.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone13,07077.3
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled2,74716.2
Public transportation (including taxicab)530.3
Walked4982.9
Other means2761.6
Worked at home2681.6
Mean travel time to work (minutes)17.9(X)
Employed civilian population 16 years and over17,008100.0
OCCUPATION
Management, professional, and related occupations4,51226.5
Service occupations2,51414.8
Sales and office occupations4,18124.6
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations5243.1
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations1,90611.2
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations3,37119.8
INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining9205.4
Construction1,1947.0
Manufacturing2,80716.5
Wholesale trade6343.7
Retail trade2,43914.3
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities7344.3
Information2321.4
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing6954.1
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services8475.0
Educational, health and social services3,50920.6
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services1,2667.4
Other services (except public administration)8935.3
Public administration8384.9
CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers12,97976.3
Government workers2,89817.0
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business1,1076.5
Unpaid family workers240.1
INCOME IN 1999
Households13,931100.0
Less than $10,0002,03814.6
$10,000 to $14,9991,1588.3
$15,000 to $24,9992,12615.3
$25,000 to $34,9992,04514.7
$35,000 to $49,9992,27716.3
$50,000 to $74,9992,16915.6
$75,000 to $99,9991,0927.8
$100,000 to $149,9996434.6
$150,000 to $199,9991270.9
$200,000 or more2561.8
Median household income (dollars)32,616(X)
With earnings11,24980.7
Mean earnings (dollars)
45,887(X)
With Social Security income3,67826.4
Mean Social Security income (dollars)
9,867(X)
With Supplemental Security Income9046.5
Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
5,374(X)
With public assistance income4913.5
Mean public assistance income (dollars)
1,716(X)
With retirement income1,86313.4
Mean retirement income (dollars)
17,656(X)
Families10,156100.0
Less than $10,0009829.7
$10,000 to $14,9997117.0
$15,000 to $24,9991,54215.2
$25,000 to $34,9991,31212.9
$35,000 to $49,9991,85918.3
$50,000 to $74,9991,78217.5
$75,000 to $99,9999879.7
$100,000 to $149,9996066.0
$150,000 to $199,9991261.2
$200,000 or more2492.5
Median family income (dollars)39,083(X)
Per capita income (dollars)16,833(X)

Median earnings (dollars):

Male full-time, year-round workers27,874(X)
Female full-time, year-round workers20,997(X)
POVERTY STATUS IN 1999 (below poverty level)
Families1,570(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)15.5
With related children under 18 years1,253(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)22.9
With related children under 5 years
656(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)28.8
Families with female householder, no husband present923(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)41.6
With related children under 18 years837(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)50.1
With related children under 5 years
459(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)60.6
Individuals7,374(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)19.9
18 years and over4,441(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)16.7
65 years and over
601(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)14.6
Related children under 18 years2,880(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)28.0
Related children 5 to 17 years
1,983(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)26.9
Unrelated individuals 15 years and over1,754(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)31.4
(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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