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Westchester county new york dp 3 profile of selected economic characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over716,252100.0
In labor force452,51763.2
Civilian labor force
452,41763.2
Employed
432,60060.4
Unemployed
19,8172.8
Percent of civilian labor force
4.4(X)
Armed Forces
1000.0
Not in labor force263,73536.8
Females 16 years and over382,194100.0
In labor force213,86656.0
Civilian labor force
213,84956.0
Employed
204,09953.4
Own children under 6 years74,657100.0
All parents in family in labor force38,31751.3
COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over425,052100.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone261,74261.6
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled40,3849.5
Public transportation (including taxicab)86,73520.4
Walked17,1804.0
Other means2,7060.6
Worked at home16,3053.8
Mean travel time to work (minutes)32.7(X)
Employed civilian population 16 years and over432,600100.0
OCCUPATION
Management, professional, and related occupations197,25145.6
Service occupations61,72514.3
Sales and office occupations113,32026.2
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations3240.1
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations31,2217.2
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations28,7596.6
INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining7750.2
Construction25,9106.0
Manufacturing27,8376.4
Wholesale trade14,9603.5
Retail trade39,9039.2
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities17,4684.0
Information23,0315.3
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing48,59711.2
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services60,05913.9
Educational, health and social services108,40825.1
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services25,5145.9
Other services (except public administration)22,6485.2
Public administration17,4904.0
CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers338,26478.2
Government workers61,40314.2
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business31,9377.4
Unpaid family workers9960.2
INCOME IN 1999
Households337,486100.0
Less than $10,00024,4927.3
$10,000 to $14,99914,5184.3
$15,000 to $24,99927,6548.2
$25,000 to $34,99928,0008.3
$35,000 to $49,99939,97011.8
$50,000 to $74,99956,60716.8
$75,000 to $99,99941,49712.3
$100,000 to $149,99948,19314.3
$150,000 to $199,99921,5076.4
$200,000 or more35,04810.4
Median household income (dollars)63,582(X)
With earnings275,21381.5
Mean earnings (dollars)
100,776(X)
With Social Security income90,54026.8
Mean Social Security income (dollars)
13,292(X)
With Supplemental Security Income11,3783.4
Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
6,802(X)
With public assistance income9,2742.7
Mean public assistance income (dollars)
4,165(X)
With retirement income57,90117.2
Mean retirement income (dollars)
21,487(X)
Families237,010100.0
Less than $10,00010,0514.2
$10,000 to $14,9995,8982.5
$15,000 to $24,99914,6516.2
$25,000 to $34,99916,6157.0
$35,000 to $49,99925,31610.7
$50,000 to $74,99938,89716.4
$75,000 to $99,99932,55913.7
$100,000 to $149,99941,25917.4
$150,000 to $199,99919,5168.2
$200,000 or more32,24813.6
Median family income (dollars)79,881(X)
Per capita income (dollars)36,726(X)

Median earnings (dollars):

Male full-time, year-round workers53,136(X)
Female full-time, year-round workers39,966(X)
POVERTY STATUS IN 1999 (below poverty level)
Families15,173(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)6.4
With related children under 18 years11,716(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)9.4
With related children under 5 years
5,805(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)11.3
Families with female householder, no husband present8,014(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)20.1
With related children under 18 years6,983(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)28.8
With related children under 5 years
3,236(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)40.3
Individuals78,967(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)8.8
18 years and over53,550(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)7.9
65 years and over
9,260(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)7.6
Related children under 18 years24,648(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)11.0
Related children 5 to 17 years
17,290(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)10.7
Unrelated individuals 15 years and over26,884(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)19.1
(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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