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Economic Statistics

Wheeler county nebraska dp 3 profile of selected economic characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over663100.0
In labor force47171.0
Civilian labor force
47171.0
Employed
45668.8
Unemployed
152.3
Percent of civilian labor force
3.2(X)
Armed Forces
00.0
Not in labor force19229.0
Females 16 years and over328100.0
In labor force20462.2
Civilian labor force
20462.2
Employed
19459.1
Own children under 6 years69100.0
All parents in family in labor force5681.2
COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over453100.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone29665.3
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled245.3
Public transportation (including taxicab)10.2
Walked276.0
Other means61.3
Worked at home9921.9
Mean travel time to work (minutes)18.3(X)
Employed civilian population 16 years and over456100.0
OCCUPATION
Management, professional, and related occupations19542.8
Service occupations5712.5
Sales and office occupations6113.4
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations6814.9
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations316.8
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations449.6
INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining21046.1
Construction173.7
Manufacturing112.4
Wholesale trade173.7
Retail trade173.7
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities275.9
Information30.7
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing153.3
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services61.3
Educational, health and social services7516.4
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services122.6
Other services (except public administration)214.6
Public administration255.5
CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers23250.9
Government workers7516.4
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business13930.5
Unpaid family workers102.2
INCOME IN 1999
Households358100.0
Less than $10,0005314.8
$10,000 to $14,999328.9
$15,000 to $24,9997721.5
$25,000 to $34,9996618.4
$35,000 to $49,9996819.0
$50,000 to $74,999359.8
$75,000 to $99,999102.8
$100,000 to $149,999133.6
$150,000 to $199,99900.0
$200,000 or more41.1
Median household income (dollars)26,771(X)
With earnings29582.4
Mean earnings (dollars)
36,448(X)
With Social Security income11231.3
Mean Social Security income (dollars)
9,642(X)
With Supplemental Security Income51.4
Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
6,580(X)
With public assistance income154.2
Mean public assistance income (dollars)
427(X)
With retirement income257.0
Mean retirement income (dollars)
9,488(X)
Families253100.0
Less than $10,000197.5
$10,000 to $14,999207.9
$15,000 to $24,9995421.3
$25,000 to $34,9994216.6
$35,000 to $49,9996124.1
$50,000 to $74,9993313.0
$75,000 to $99,999104.0
$100,000 to $149,999104.0
$150,000 to $199,99900.0
$200,000 or more41.6
Median family income (dollars)33,750(X)
Per capita income (dollars)14,355(X)

Median earnings (dollars):

Male full-time, year-round workers21,563(X)
Female full-time, year-round workers17,083(X)
POVERTY STATUS IN 1999 (below poverty level)
Families39(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)15.4
With related children under 18 years25(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)21.0
With related children under 5 years
18(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)39.1
Families with female householder, no husband present7(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)50.0
With related children under 18 years7(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)77.8
With related children under 5 years
7(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)100.0
Individuals183(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)20.9
18 years and over113(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)17.9
65 years and over
25(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)16.7
Related children under 18 years68(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)27.8
Related children 5 to 17 years
49(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)26.3
Unrelated individuals 15 years and over38(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)30.4
(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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