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Washington parish louisiana dp 3 profile of selected economic characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over33,505100.0
In labor force16,38148.9
Civilian labor force
16,34848.8
Employed
15,01444.8
Unemployed
1,3344.0
Percent of civilian labor force
8.2(X)
Armed Forces
330.1
Not in labor force17,12451.1
Females 16 years and over17,402100.0
In labor force7,54243.3
Civilian labor force
7,54243.3
Employed
6,93639.9
Own children under 6 years3,337100.0
All parents in family in labor force1,73351.9
COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over14,663100.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone11,09675.7
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled2,62217.9
Public transportation (including taxicab)660.5
Walked3052.1
Other means2771.9
Worked at home2972.0
Mean travel time to work (minutes)32.6(X)
Employed civilian population 16 years and over15,014100.0
OCCUPATION
Management, professional, and related occupations3,52923.5
Service occupations2,94419.6
Sales and office occupations3,25321.7
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations2131.4
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations2,14314.3
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations2,93219.5
INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining1,1017.3
Construction1,3348.9
Manufacturing2,18614.6
Wholesale trade3662.4
Retail trade1,75711.7
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities7485.0
Information2261.5
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing5683.8
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services7024.7
Educational, health and social services3,35122.3
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services9346.2
Other services (except public administration)7985.3
Public administration9436.3
CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers10,92672.8
Government workers2,91919.4
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business1,1227.5
Unpaid family workers470.3
INCOME IN 1999
Households16,454100.0
Less than $10,0003,41120.7
$10,000 to $14,9991,76910.8
$15,000 to $24,9993,24619.7
$25,000 to $34,9992,53615.4
$35,000 to $49,9992,05812.5
$50,000 to $74,9992,11012.8
$75,000 to $99,9997714.7
$100,000 to $149,9993842.3
$150,000 to $199,999790.5
$200,000 or more900.5
Median household income (dollars)24,264(X)
With earnings11,24068.3
Mean earnings (dollars)
35,754(X)
With Social Security income5,44733.1
Mean Social Security income (dollars)
9,382(X)
With Supplemental Security Income1,80211.0
Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
5,633(X)
With public assistance income6604.0
Mean public assistance income (dollars)
1,693(X)
With retirement income2,75416.7
Mean retirement income (dollars)
17,930(X)
Families11,666100.0
Less than $10,0001,51513.0
$10,000 to $14,9991,0388.9
$15,000 to $24,9992,33520.0
$25,000 to $34,9991,99117.1
$35,000 to $49,9991,75415.0
$50,000 to $74,9991,87816.1
$75,000 to $99,9996675.7
$100,000 to $149,9993302.8
$150,000 to $199,999790.7
$200,000 or more790.7
Median family income (dollars)29,480(X)
Per capita income (dollars)12,915(X)

Median earnings (dollars):

Male full-time, year-round workers27,964(X)
Female full-time, year-round workers17,709(X)
POVERTY STATUS IN 1999 (below poverty level)
Families2,268(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)19.4
With related children under 18 years1,644(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)26.6
With related children under 5 years
769(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)32.2
Families with female householder, no husband present1,341(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)47.6
With related children under 18 years1,076(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)55.7
With related children under 5 years
526(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)74.1
Individuals10,370(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)24.7
18 years and over6,586(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)21.7
65 years and over
1,238(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)20.4
Related children under 18 years3,705(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)32.2
Related children 5 to 17 years
2,587(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)30.6
Unrelated individuals 15 years and over2,498(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)41.9
(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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