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Transylvania County, North Carolina Economic Statistics

Transylvania county north carolina dp 3 profile of selected economic characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over24,193100.0
In labor force13,25454.8
Civilian labor force
13,25454.8
Employed
12,60752.1
Unemployed
6472.7
Percent of civilian labor force
4.9(X)
Armed Forces
00.0
Not in labor force10,93945.2
Females 16 years and over12,757100.0
In labor force6,13048.1
Civilian labor force
6,13048.1
Employed
5,88346.1
Own children under 6 years1,686100.0
All parents in family in labor force97757.9
COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over12,254100.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone9,76379.7
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled1,76914.4
Public transportation (including taxicab)200.2
Walked2702.2
Other means1050.9
Worked at home3272.7
Mean travel time to work (minutes)22.1(X)
Employed civilian population 16 years and over12,607100.0
OCCUPATION
Management, professional, and related occupations3,44827.3
Service occupations2,15617.1
Sales and office occupations2,84822.6
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations840.7
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations1,72313.7
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations2,34818.6
INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining2301.8
Construction1,38211.0
Manufacturing2,61320.7
Wholesale trade1751.4
Retail trade1,52912.1
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities3372.7
Information1471.2
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing6535.2
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services7886.3
Educational, health and social services2,51319.9
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services1,1399.0
Other services (except public administration)6855.4
Public administration4163.3
CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers9,90878.6
Government workers1,49211.8
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business1,1549.2
Unpaid family workers530.4
INCOME IN 1999
Households12,370100.0
Less than $10,0001,1549.3
$10,000 to $14,9997966.4
$15,000 to $24,9992,00316.2
$25,000 to $34,9991,60813.0
$35,000 to $49,9992,54020.5
$50,000 to $74,9992,23118.0
$75,000 to $99,9991,1809.5
$100,000 to $149,9995604.5
$150,000 to $199,9991881.5
$200,000 or more1100.9
Median household income (dollars)38,587(X)
With earnings8,56969.3
Mean earnings (dollars)
43,341(X)
With Social Security income4,83739.1
Mean Social Security income (dollars)
12,210(X)
With Supplemental Security Income3703.0
Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
6,141(X)
With public assistance income2772.2
Mean public assistance income (dollars)
1,725(X)
With retirement income3,55828.8
Mean retirement income (dollars)
21,970(X)
Families8,713100.0
Less than $10,0003844.4
$10,000 to $14,9993644.2
$15,000 to $24,9991,10012.6
$25,000 to $34,9991,06612.2
$35,000 to $49,9992,01223.1
$50,000 to $74,9991,95622.4
$75,000 to $99,9991,06612.2
$100,000 to $149,9995276.0
$150,000 to $199,9991601.8
$200,000 or more780.9
Median family income (dollars)45,579(X)
Per capita income (dollars)20,767(X)

Median earnings (dollars):

Male full-time, year-round workers31,743(X)
Female full-time, year-round workers21,191(X)
POVERTY STATUS IN 1999 (below poverty level)
Families576(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)6.6
With related children under 18 years384(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)11.5
With related children under 5 years
151(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)12.4
Families with female householder, no husband present275(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)27.5
With related children under 18 years221(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)36.6
With related children under 5 years
74(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)55.2
Individuals2,708(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)9.5
18 years and over1,905(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)8.4
65 years and over
423(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)7.0
Related children under 18 years676(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)11.8
Related children 5 to 17 years
495(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)11.5
Unrelated individuals 15 years and over1,108(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)23.6
(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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