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Economic Statistics

Brooks county texas dp 3 profile of selected economic characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over5,794100.0
In labor force2,68146.3
Civilian labor force
2,68146.3
Employed
2,45442.4
Unemployed
2273.9
Percent of civilian labor force
8.5(X)
Armed Forces
00.0
Not in labor force3,11353.7
Females 16 years and over3,043100.0
In labor force1,22840.4
Civilian labor force
1,22840.4
Employed
1,13237.2
Own children under 6 years720100.0
All parents in family in labor force29741.3
COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over2,409100.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone1,71571.2
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled52922.0
Public transportation (including taxicab)00.0
Walked582.4
Other means401.7
Worked at home672.8
Mean travel time to work (minutes)18.3(X)
Employed civilian population 16 years and over2,454100.0
OCCUPATION
Management, professional, and related occupations55522.6
Service occupations68427.9
Sales and office occupations49020.0
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations1415.7
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations25310.3
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations33113.5
INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining38115.5
Construction1777.2
Manufacturing783.2
Wholesale trade371.5
Retail trade27211.1
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities1375.6
Information190.8
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing1084.4
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services933.8
Educational, health and social services60124.5
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services27311.1
Other services (except public administration)994.0
Public administration1797.3
CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers1,67168.1
Government workers55222.5
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business2108.6
Unpaid family workers210.9
INCOME IN 1999
Households2,720100.0
Less than $10,00083630.7
$10,000 to $14,99932411.9
$15,000 to $24,99945716.8
$25,000 to $34,99933812.4
$35,000 to $49,99929710.9
$50,000 to $74,99933712.4
$75,000 to $99,999471.7
$100,000 to $149,999471.7
$150,000 to $199,99990.3
$200,000 or more281.0
Median household income (dollars)18,622(X)
With earnings1,88669.3
Mean earnings (dollars)
28,788(X)
With Social Security income90333.2
Mean Social Security income (dollars)
8,545(X)
With Supplemental Security Income33412.3
Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
6,230(X)
With public assistance income2669.8
Mean public assistance income (dollars)
1,800(X)
With retirement income28910.6
Mean retirement income (dollars)
20,647(X)
Families2,107100.0
Less than $10,00058027.5
$10,000 to $14,9991999.4
$15,000 to $24,99935917.0
$25,000 to $34,99930914.7
$35,000 to $49,99925011.9
$50,000 to $74,99930814.6
$75,000 to $99,999422.0
$100,000 to $149,999472.2
$150,000 to $199,99900.0
$200,000 or more130.6
Median family income (dollars)22,473(X)
Per capita income (dollars)10,234(X)

Median earnings (dollars):

Male full-time, year-round workers23,051(X)
Female full-time, year-round workers16,103(X)
POVERTY STATUS IN 1999 (below poverty level)
Families778(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)36.9
With related children under 18 years521(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)42.9
With related children under 5 years
235(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)53.8
Families with female householder, no husband present329(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)63.8
With related children under 18 years282(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)70.5
With related children under 5 years
114(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)83.8
Individuals3,160(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)40.2
18 years and over1,874(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)34.8
65 years and over
346(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)30.4
Related children under 18 years1,281(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)51.7
Related children 5 to 17 years
964(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)52.1
Unrelated individuals 15 years and over409(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)46.6
(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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