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Wicomico county maryland dp 3 profile of selected economic characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over66,207100.0
In labor force44,81567.7
Civilian labor force
44,68367.5
Employed
42,21163.8
Unemployed
2,4723.7
Percent of civilian labor force
5.5(X)
Armed Forces
1320.2
Not in labor force21,39232.3
Females 16 years and over35,458100.0
In labor force22,18262.6
Civilian labor force
22,18262.6
Employed
20,91359.0
Own children under 6 years5,903100.0
All parents in family in labor force4,24972.0
COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over41,621100.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone32,80878.8
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled5,17312.4
Public transportation (including taxicab)6641.6
Walked1,0482.5
Other means4811.2
Worked at home1,4473.5
Mean travel time to work (minutes)20.9(X)
Employed civilian population 16 years and over42,211100.0
OCCUPATION
Management, professional, and related occupations13,02030.8
Service occupations7,27117.2
Sales and office occupations11,26726.7
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations3830.9
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations4,22210.0
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations6,04814.3
INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining9372.2
Construction3,0467.2
Manufacturing6,13014.5
Wholesale trade1,6173.8
Retail trade5,21112.3
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities1,8234.3
Information1,0952.6
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing1,9074.5
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services2,4375.8
Educational, health and social services10,17624.1
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services3,6128.6
Other services (except public administration)1,8664.4
Public administration2,3545.6
CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers31,95275.7
Government workers7,65618.1
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business2,4565.8
Unpaid family workers1470.3
INCOME IN 1999
Households32,231100.0
Less than $10,0002,8869.0
$10,000 to $14,9992,3877.4
$15,000 to $24,9994,77014.8
$25,000 to $34,9994,45113.8
$35,000 to $49,9995,78017.9
$50,000 to $74,9996,34919.7
$75,000 to $99,9992,9149.0
$100,000 to $149,9991,8095.6
$150,000 to $199,9994561.4
$200,000 or more4291.3
Median household income (dollars)39,035(X)
With earnings26,31981.7
Mean earnings (dollars)
49,274(X)
With Social Security income8,56126.6
Mean Social Security income (dollars)
10,995(X)
With Supplemental Security Income1,1083.4
Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
5,981(X)
With public assistance income9422.9
Mean public assistance income (dollars)
2,691(X)
With retirement income5,35216.6
Mean retirement income (dollars)
16,302(X)
Families21,893100.0
Less than $10,0001,0875.0
$10,000 to $14,9991,1165.1
$15,000 to $24,9992,65912.1
$25,000 to $34,9992,83212.9
$35,000 to $49,9994,06018.5
$50,000 to $74,9995,14723.5
$75,000 to $99,9992,55411.7
$100,000 to $149,9991,6257.4
$150,000 to $199,9994201.9
$200,000 or more3931.8
Median family income (dollars)47,129(X)
Per capita income (dollars)19,171(X)

Median earnings (dollars):

Male full-time, year-round workers32,481(X)
Female full-time, year-round workers23,548(X)
POVERTY STATUS IN 1999 (below poverty level)
Families1,905(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)8.7
With related children under 18 years1,538(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)13.3
With related children under 5 years
778(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)18.3
Families with female householder, no husband present1,205(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)26.8
With related children under 18 years1,079(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)32.6
With related children under 5 years
588(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)46.4
Individuals10,463(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)12.8
18 years and over7,161(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)11.8
65 years and over
894(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)8.8
Related children under 18 years3,210(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)15.6
Related children 5 to 17 years
2,240(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)14.5
Unrelated individuals 15 years and over4,167(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)26.4
(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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