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Economic Statistics

Braxton county west virginia dp 3 profile of selected economic characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over11,774100.0
In labor force5,61447.7
Civilian labor force
5,59247.5
Employed
5,10743.4
Unemployed
4854.1
Percent of civilian labor force
8.7(X)
Armed Forces
220.2
Not in labor force6,16052.3
Females 16 years and over5,753100.0
In labor force2,14437.3
Civilian labor force
2,14437.3
Employed
2,02135.1
Own children under 6 years860100.0
All parents in family in labor force29434.2
COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over5,077100.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone3,87376.3
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled85316.8
Public transportation (including taxicab)220.4
Walked1172.3
Other means200.4
Worked at home1923.8
Mean travel time to work (minutes)36.7(X)
Employed civilian population 16 years and over5,107100.0
OCCUPATION
Management, professional, and related occupations1,00119.6
Service occupations90417.7
Sales and office occupations1,09721.5
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations1242.4
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations92518.1
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations1,05620.7
INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining3326.5
Construction64012.5
Manufacturing4268.3
Wholesale trade2013.9
Retail trade64312.6
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities4949.7
Information641.3
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing1112.2
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services2775.4
Educational, health and social services89917.6
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services3677.2
Other services (except public administration)3216.3
Public administration3326.5
CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers3,68072.1
Government workers1,02220.0
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business3897.6
Unpaid family workers160.3
INCOME IN 1999
Households5,792100.0
Less than $10,0001,09618.9
$10,000 to $14,99970712.2
$15,000 to $24,9991,14519.8
$25,000 to $34,99998317.0
$35,000 to $49,99974912.9
$50,000 to $74,99968711.9
$75,000 to $99,9992514.3
$100,000 to $149,9991021.8
$150,000 to $199,999340.6
$200,000 or more380.7
Median household income (dollars)24,412(X)
With earnings3,86766.8
Mean earnings (dollars)
34,110(X)
With Social Security income2,12036.6
Mean Social Security income (dollars)
10,073(X)
With Supplemental Security Income5138.9
Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
5,256(X)
With public assistance income3806.6
Mean public assistance income (dollars)
2,256(X)
With retirement income1,04918.1
Mean retirement income (dollars)
15,423(X)
Families4,136100.0
Less than $10,00049411.9
$10,000 to $14,9993809.2
$15,000 to $24,99983820.3
$25,000 to $34,99979619.2
$35,000 to $49,99966316.0
$50,000 to $74,99963315.3
$75,000 to $99,9992095.1
$100,000 to $149,999852.1
$150,000 to $199,999210.5
$200,000 or more170.4
Median family income (dollars)29,133(X)
Per capita income (dollars)13,349(X)

Median earnings (dollars):

Male full-time, year-round workers27,560(X)
Female full-time, year-round workers17,778(X)
POVERTY STATUS IN 1999 (below poverty level)
Families740(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)17.9
With related children under 18 years498(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)26.6
With related children under 5 years
149(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)24.5
Families with female householder, no husband present180(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)38.6
With related children under 18 years132(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)45.5
With related children under 5 years
45(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)62.5
Individuals3,103(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)22.0
18 years and over2,181(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)20.1
65 years and over
306(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)13.7
Related children under 18 years904(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)27.9
Related children 5 to 17 years
720(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)28.5
Unrelated individuals 15 years and over774(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)36.3
(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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