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Economic Statistics

Wetzel county west virginia dp 3 profile of selected economic characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over14,018100.0
In labor force6,98349.8
Civilian labor force
6,98349.8
Employed
6,28044.8
Unemployed
7035.0
Percent of civilian labor force
10.1(X)
Armed Forces
00.0
Not in labor force7,03550.2
Females 16 years and over7,327100.0
In labor force2,87039.2
Civilian labor force
2,87039.2
Employed
2,60435.5
Own children under 6 years1,181100.0
All parents in family in labor force51743.8
COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over6,108100.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone4,99481.8
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled68911.3
Public transportation (including taxicab)110.2
Walked2203.6
Other means340.6
Worked at home1602.6
Mean travel time to work (minutes)29.4(X)
Employed civilian population 16 years and over6,280100.0
OCCUPATION
Management, professional, and related occupations1,43322.8
Service occupations1,17018.6
Sales and office occupations1,28220.4
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations671.1
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations1,02016.2
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations1,30820.8
INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining2734.3
Construction5348.5
Manufacturing1,49623.8
Wholesale trade1392.2
Retail trade66610.6
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities4036.4
Information731.2
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing2634.2
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services3756.0
Educational, health and social services1,18618.9
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services3926.2
Other services (except public administration)2023.2
Public administration2784.4
CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers4,99679.6
Government workers87313.9
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business3986.3
Unpaid family workers130.2
INCOME IN 1999
Households7,170100.0
Less than $10,0001,06914.9
$10,000 to $14,9996749.4
$15,000 to $24,9991,22917.1
$25,000 to $34,99998213.7
$35,000 to $49,9991,18416.5
$50,000 to $74,9991,20016.7
$75,000 to $99,9995147.2
$100,000 to $149,9992133.0
$150,000 to $199,999230.3
$200,000 or more821.1
Median household income (dollars)30,935(X)
With earnings4,86867.9
Mean earnings (dollars)
41,500(X)
With Social Security income2,61636.5
Mean Social Security income (dollars)
11,377(X)
With Supplemental Security Income6088.5
Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
6,062(X)
With public assistance income3044.2
Mean public assistance income (dollars)
2,086(X)
With retirement income1,99927.9
Mean retirement income (dollars)
17,935(X)
Families5,084100.0
Less than $10,0004809.4
$10,000 to $14,9993426.7
$15,000 to $24,99983016.3
$25,000 to $34,99975314.8
$35,000 to $49,99987417.2
$50,000 to $74,9991,04420.5
$75,000 to $99,9994859.5
$100,000 to $149,9991983.9
$150,000 to $199,999150.3
$200,000 or more631.2
Median family income (dollars)36,793(X)
Per capita income (dollars)16,818(X)

Median earnings (dollars):

Male full-time, year-round workers37,296(X)
Female full-time, year-round workers19,339(X)
POVERTY STATUS IN 1999 (below poverty level)
Families776(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)15.3
With related children under 18 years540(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)23.5
With related children under 5 years
182(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)24.1
Families with female householder, no husband present244(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)40.5
With related children under 18 years192(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)50.9
With related children under 5 years
54(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)49.5
Individuals3,464(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)19.8
18 years and over2,347(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)17.6
65 years and over
422(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)15.2
Related children under 18 years1,090(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)26.6
Related children 5 to 17 years
802(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)25.8
Unrelated individuals 15 years and over953(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)35.5
(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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