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Economic Statistics

Washington county mississippi dp 3 profile of selected economic characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over45,466100.0
In labor force25,78656.7
Civilian labor force
25,76556.7
Employed
22,69149.9
Unemployed
3,0746.8
Percent of civilian labor force
11.9(X)
Armed Forces
210.0
Not in labor force19,68043.3
Females 16 years and over25,170100.0
In labor force13,20252.5
Civilian labor force
13,20252.5
Employed
11,31845.0
Own children under 6 years5,548100.0
All parents in family in labor force3,38561.0
COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over22,314100.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone16,70474.9
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled4,38119.6
Public transportation (including taxicab)2060.9
Walked4191.9
Other means3691.7
Worked at home2351.1
Mean travel time to work (minutes)17.2(X)
Employed civilian population 16 years and over22,691100.0
OCCUPATION
Management, professional, and related occupations6,16127.2
Service occupations3,37114.9
Sales and office occupations5,71125.2
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations5062.2
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations2,1269.4
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations4,81621.2
INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining1,2955.7
Construction1,0784.8
Manufacturing4,35319.2
Wholesale trade8343.7
Retail trade2,62311.6
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities1,1395.0
Information3331.5
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing8963.9
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services1,0194.5
Educational, health and social services4,76421.0
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services1,9328.5
Other services (except public administration)1,1425.0
Public administration1,2835.7
CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers17,28776.2
Government workers4,18918.5
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business1,1965.3
Unpaid family workers190.1
INCOME IN 1999
Households22,151100.0
Less than $10,0004,83221.8
$10,000 to $14,9992,31310.4
$15,000 to $24,9993,64116.4
$25,000 to $34,9992,85912.9
$35,000 to $49,9993,31215.0
$50,000 to $74,9992,87013.0
$75,000 to $99,9991,1665.3
$100,000 to $149,9996813.1
$150,000 to $199,9992040.9
$200,000 or more2731.2
Median household income (dollars)25,757(X)
With earnings16,64175.1
Mean earnings (dollars)
39,009(X)
With Social Security income6,15427.8
Mean Social Security income (dollars)
9,005(X)
With Supplemental Security Income2,39010.8
Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
6,052(X)
With public assistance income1,1335.1
Mean public assistance income (dollars)
1,517(X)
With retirement income3,06013.8
Mean retirement income (dollars)
15,309(X)
Families16,014100.0
Less than $10,0002,72917.0
$10,000 to $14,9991,3448.4
$15,000 to $24,9992,66716.7
$25,000 to $34,9992,13313.3
$35,000 to $49,9992,61616.3
$50,000 to $74,9992,42615.1
$75,000 to $99,9991,0506.6
$100,000 to $149,9996524.1
$150,000 to $199,9991821.1
$200,000 or more2151.3
Median family income (dollars)30,324(X)
Per capita income (dollars)13,430(X)

Median earnings (dollars):

Male full-time, year-round workers28,266(X)
Female full-time, year-round workers20,223(X)
POVERTY STATUS IN 1999 (below poverty level)
Families3,983(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)24.9
With related children under 18 years3,191(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)33.1
With related children under 5 years
1,607(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)40.6
Families with female householder, no husband present2,749(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)48.7
With related children under 18 years2,396(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)54.2
With related children under 5 years
1,185(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)61.2
Individuals18,178(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)29.2
18 years and over10,651(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)25.0
65 years and over
1,682(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)24.6
Related children under 18 years7,508(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)38.4
Related children 5 to 17 years
5,273(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)36.8
Unrelated individuals 15 years and over3,374(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)39.8
(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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