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Yakima county washington dp 3 profile of selected economic characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over159,645100.0
In labor force99,23862.2
Civilian labor force
99,11062.1
Employed
88,07455.2
Unemployed
11,0366.9
Percent of civilian labor force
11.1(X)
Armed Forces
1280.1
Not in labor force60,40737.8
Females 16 years and over81,276100.0
In labor force45,52156.0
Civilian labor force
45,50356.0
Employed
40,15449.4
Own children under 6 years21,821100.0
All parents in family in labor force12,67958.1
COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over86,583100.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone67,14477.5
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled12,43414.4
Public transportation (including taxicab)4640.5
Walked2,2932.6
Other means1,1991.4
Worked at home3,0493.5
Mean travel time to work (minutes)19.4(X)
Employed civilian population 16 years and over88,074100.0
OCCUPATION
Management, professional, and related occupations24,12627.4
Service occupations14,15416.1
Sales and office occupations19,78222.5
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations8,1899.3
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations7,2948.3
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations14,52916.5
INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining9,38310.7
Construction4,6705.3
Manufacturing10,19311.6
Wholesale trade6,6877.6
Retail trade10,01711.4
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities4,0484.6
Information1,2191.4
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing3,2023.6
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services4,6825.3
Educational, health and social services19,35522.0
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services5,7356.5
Other services (except public administration)4,2644.8
Public administration4,6195.2
CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers66,63275.7
Government workers14,75116.7
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business6,3777.2
Unpaid family workers3140.4
INCOME IN 1999
Households74,017100.0
Less than $10,0008,12711.0
$10,000 to $14,9995,5287.5
$15,000 to $24,99912,03616.3
$25,000 to $34,99911,48815.5
$35,000 to $49,99912,67117.1
$50,000 to $74,99913,55718.3
$75,000 to $99,9995,4497.4
$100,000 to $149,9993,5154.7
$150,000 to $199,9997061.0
$200,000 or more9401.3
Median household income (dollars)34,828(X)
With earnings59,07979.8
Mean earnings (dollars)
44,906(X)
With Social Security income19,45926.3
Mean Social Security income (dollars)
11,108(X)
With Supplemental Security Income3,9585.3
Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
6,311(X)
With public assistance income4,6606.3
Mean public assistance income (dollars)
3,319(X)
With retirement income11,01414.9
Mean retirement income (dollars)
15,134(X)
Families54,921100.0
Less than $10,0004,0727.4
$10,000 to $14,9993,1555.7
$15,000 to $24,9998,53215.5
$25,000 to $34,9998,30715.1
$35,000 to $49,99910,08318.4
$50,000 to $74,99911,57421.1
$75,000 to $99,9994,7628.7
$100,000 to $149,9993,0815.6
$150,000 to $199,9996091.1
$200,000 or more7461.4
Median family income (dollars)39,746(X)
Per capita income (dollars)15,606(X)

Median earnings (dollars):

Male full-time, year-round workers31,620(X)
Female full-time, year-round workers24,541(X)
POVERTY STATUS IN 1999 (below poverty level)
Families8,122(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)14.8
With related children under 18 years7,129(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)21.9
With related children under 5 years
4,059(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)28.0
Families with female householder, no husband present3,293(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)38.3
With related children under 18 years3,106(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)46.2
With related children under 5 years
1,643(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)58.5
Individuals43,070(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)19.7
18 years and over23,816(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)15.9
65 years and over
2,678(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)11.3
Related children under 18 years18,745(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)27.2
Related children 5 to 17 years
12,889(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)25.8
Unrelated individuals 15 years and over8,915(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)30.3
(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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