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Bucks county pennsylvania dp 3 profile of selected economic characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over461,356100.0
In labor force320,11069.4
Civilian labor force
319,40969.2
Employed
308,28166.8
Unemployed
11,1282.4
Percent of civilian labor force
3.5(X)
Armed Forces
7010.2
Not in labor force141,24630.6
Females 16 years and over238,411100.0
In labor force146,63461.5
Civilian labor force
146,52661.5
Employed
141,77659.5
Own children under 6 years46,140100.0
All parents in family in labor force27,50259.6
COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over303,586100.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone251,99483.0
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled25,2778.3
Public transportation (including taxicab)8,4852.8
Walked5,0791.7
Other means1,9590.6
Worked at home10,7923.6
Mean travel time to work (minutes)28.6(X)
Employed civilian population 16 years and over308,281100.0
OCCUPATION
Management, professional, and related occupations118,48238.4
Service occupations32,97310.7
Sales and office occupations91,46029.7
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations5590.2
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations27,8029.0
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations37,00512.0
INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining1,4650.5
Construction22,1507.2
Manufacturing47,83515.5
Wholesale trade14,1454.6
Retail trade41,04513.3
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities12,0643.9
Information9,5903.1
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing25,9838.4
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services33,03110.7
Educational, health and social services60,28619.6
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services16,5225.4
Other services (except public administration)13,8504.5
Public administration10,3153.3
CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers261,02584.7
Government workers28,3789.2
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business18,1835.9
Unpaid family workers6950.2
INCOME IN 1999
Households218,773100.0
Less than $10,0009,4434.3
$10,000 to $14,9997,9093.6
$15,000 to $24,99917,6518.1
$25,000 to $34,99921,1099.6
$35,000 to $49,99932,51514.9
$50,000 to $74,99949,83422.8
$75,000 to $99,99932,98015.1
$100,000 to $149,99929,98213.7
$150,000 to $199,9999,1754.2
$200,000 or more8,1753.7
Median household income (dollars)59,727(X)
With earnings185,08284.6
Mean earnings (dollars)
73,968(X)
With Social Security income54,01724.7
Mean Social Security income (dollars)
12,766(X)
With Supplemental Security Income5,8792.7
Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
7,214(X)
With public assistance income3,0701.4
Mean public assistance income (dollars)
3,210(X)
With retirement income37,49417.1
Mean retirement income (dollars)
16,244(X)
Families161,840100.0
Less than $10,0003,4572.1
$10,000 to $14,9992,6181.6
$15,000 to $24,9999,0485.6
$25,000 to $34,99912,3807.6
$35,000 to $49,99922,48413.9
$50,000 to $74,99940,42925.0
$75,000 to $99,99928,88317.8
$100,000 to $149,99926,85216.6
$150,000 to $199,9998,2925.1
$200,000 or more7,3974.6
Median family income (dollars)68,727(X)
Per capita income (dollars)27,430(X)

Median earnings (dollars):

Male full-time, year-round workers46,587(X)
Female full-time, year-round workers31,984(X)
POVERTY STATUS IN 1999 (below poverty level)
Families5,076(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)3.1
With related children under 18 years3,430(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)4.2
With related children under 5 years
1,597(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)5.3
Families with female householder, no husband present2,113(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)11.3
With related children under 18 years1,895(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)17.3
With related children under 5 years
825(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)26.4
Individuals26,562(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)4.5
18 years and over18,900(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)4.3
65 years and over
3,861(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)5.5
Related children under 18 years7,234(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)4.8
Related children 5 to 17 years
5,127(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)4.5
Unrelated individuals 15 years and over10,383(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)13.5
(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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