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Westmoreland county pennsylvania dp 3 profile of selected economic characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over298,300100.0
In labor force177,12459.4
Civilian labor force
176,95959.3
Employed
167,85356.3
Unemployed
9,1063.1
Percent of civilian labor force
5.1(X)
Armed Forces
1650.1
Not in labor force121,17640.6
Females 16 years and over156,616100.0
In labor force81,00851.7
Civilian labor force
81,00851.7
Employed
76,97449.1
Own children under 6 years22,790100.0
All parents in family in labor force13,43959.0
COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over165,205100.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone139,87284.7
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled14,3648.7
Public transportation (including taxicab)1,5640.9
Walked4,8542.9
Other means8920.5
Worked at home3,6592.2
Mean travel time to work (minutes)25.4(X)
Employed civilian population 16 years and over167,853100.0
OCCUPATION
Management, professional, and related occupations51,77730.8
Service occupations25,89515.4
Sales and office occupations44,79926.7
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations4340.3
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations16,2839.7
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations28,66517.1
INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining1,4340.9
Construction10,8576.5
Manufacturing28,73417.1
Wholesale trade7,0684.2
Retail trade21,54512.8
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities10,7616.4
Information4,0742.4
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing7,9734.7
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services12,7397.6
Educational, health and social services35,18821.0
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services13,4248.0
Other services (except public administration)9,0675.4
Public administration4,9893.0
CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers141,28984.2
Government workers16,3159.7
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business9,7375.8
Unpaid family workers5120.3
INCOME IN 1999
Households149,870100.0
Less than $10,00013,4719.0
$10,000 to $14,99912,0288.0
$15,000 to $24,99923,79515.9
$25,000 to $34,99921,40314.3
$35,000 to $49,99925,72217.2
$50,000 to $74,99928,90819.3
$75,000 to $99,99912,7858.5
$100,000 to $149,9998,0135.3
$150,000 to $199,9991,8631.2
$200,000 or more1,8821.3
Median household income (dollars)37,106(X)
With earnings109,81473.3
Mean earnings (dollars)
49,824(X)
With Social Security income52,63735.1
Mean Social Security income (dollars)
11,871(X)
With Supplemental Security Income6,3104.2
Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
6,569(X)
With public assistance income3,1552.1
Mean public assistance income (dollars)
2,590(X)
With retirement income34,08722.7
Mean retirement income (dollars)
13,655(X)
Families104,996100.0
Less than $10,0004,3154.1
$10,000 to $14,9994,2104.0
$15,000 to $24,99913,21612.6
$25,000 to $34,99915,24714.5
$35,000 to $49,99920,34619.4
$50,000 to $74,99925,20524.0
$75,000 to $99,99911,72311.2
$100,000 to $149,9997,3847.0
$150,000 to $199,9991,6901.6
$200,000 or more1,6601.6
Median family income (dollars)45,996(X)
Per capita income (dollars)19,674(X)

Median earnings (dollars):

Male full-time, year-round workers36,412(X)
Female full-time, year-round workers24,487(X)
POVERTY STATUS IN 1999 (below poverty level)
Families6,541(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)6.2
With related children under 18 years4,679(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)10.3
With related children under 5 years
1,946(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)12.6
Families with female householder, no husband present3,126(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)22.9
With related children under 18 years2,773(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)36.6
With related children under 5 years
1,142(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)53.1
Individuals31,284(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)8.6
18 years and over21,831(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)7.7
65 years and over
5,161(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)8.0
Related children under 18 years9,115(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)11.4
Related children 5 to 17 years
6,673(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)11.0
Unrelated individuals 15 years and over11,132(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)20.2
(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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