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Alcorn county mississippi dp 3 profile of selected economic characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over27,164100.0
In labor force15,60157.4
Civilian labor force
15,59057.4
Employed
14,86154.7
Unemployed
7292.7
Percent of civilian labor force
4.7(X)
Armed Forces
110.0
Not in labor force11,56342.6
Females 16 years and over14,346100.0
In labor force7,03649.0
Civilian labor force
7,03649.0
Employed
6,69546.7
Own children under 6 years2,599100.0
All parents in family in labor force1,52958.8
COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over14,535100.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone12,19383.9
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled1,64211.3
Public transportation (including taxicab)470.3
Walked2521.7
Other means1030.7
Worked at home2982.1
Mean travel time to work (minutes)20.8(X)
Employed civilian population 16 years and over14,861100.0
OCCUPATION
Management, professional, and related occupations3,32222.4
Service occupations1,77211.9
Sales and office occupations3,44123.2
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations1210.8
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations1,66711.2
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations4,53830.5
INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining2561.7
Construction9986.7
Manufacturing4,88432.9
Wholesale trade4272.9
Retail trade1,95213.1
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities6904.6
Information2972.0
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing5393.6
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services5103.4
Educational, health and social services2,32315.6
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services8045.4
Other services (except public administration)7765.2
Public administration4052.7
CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers11,94980.4
Government workers1,74111.7
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business1,1147.5
Unpaid family workers570.4
INCOME IN 1999
Households14,178100.0
Less than $10,0002,54317.9
$10,000 to $14,9991,42910.1
$15,000 to $24,9992,24515.8
$25,000 to $34,9992,01914.2
$35,000 to $49,9992,36516.7
$50,000 to $74,9992,24715.8
$75,000 to $99,9997535.3
$100,000 to $149,9993802.7
$150,000 to $199,999520.4
$200,000 or more1451.0
Median household income (dollars)29,041(X)
With earnings10,16971.7
Mean earnings (dollars)
40,833(X)
With Social Security income4,64832.8
Mean Social Security income (dollars)
9,697(X)
With Supplemental Security Income1,2719.0
Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
5,755(X)
With public assistance income4763.4
Mean public assistance income (dollars)
2,188(X)
With retirement income2,29316.2
Mean retirement income (dollars)
13,569(X)
Families9,907100.0
Less than $10,0008919.0
$10,000 to $14,9998008.1
$15,000 to $24,9991,47714.9
$25,000 to $34,9991,42714.4
$35,000 to $49,9992,01920.4
$50,000 to $74,9992,07120.9
$75,000 to $99,9997007.1
$100,000 to $149,9993443.5
$150,000 to $199,999430.4
$200,000 or more1351.4
Median family income (dollars)36,899(X)
Per capita income (dollars)15,418(X)

Median earnings (dollars):

Male full-time, year-round workers29,752(X)
Female full-time, year-round workers20,583(X)
POVERTY STATUS IN 1999 (below poverty level)
Families1,296(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)13.1
With related children under 18 years802(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)17.2
With related children under 5 years
303(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)17.4
Families with female householder, no husband present497(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)31.1
With related children under 18 years411(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)41.3
With related children under 5 years
148(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)49.0
Individuals5,642(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)16.6
18 years and over4,088(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)15.8
65 years and over
1,091(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)22.6
Related children under 18 years1,506(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)18.6
Related children 5 to 17 years
1,086(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)18.6
Unrelated individuals 15 years and over1,840(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)36.3
(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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