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Economic Statistics

Burke county georgia dp 3 profile of selected economic characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over16,117100.0
In labor force9,10856.5
Civilian labor force
9,06256.2
Employed
8,22051.0
Unemployed
8425.2
Percent of civilian labor force
9.3(X)
Armed Forces
460.3
Not in labor force7,00943.5
Females 16 years and over8,753100.0
In labor force4,57652.3
Civilian labor force
4,56452.1
Employed
4,07146.5
Own children under 6 years1,950100.0
All parents in family in labor force1,09155.9
COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over8,104100.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone6,40679.0
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled1,25915.5
Public transportation (including taxicab)530.7
Walked1281.6
Other means1642.0
Worked at home941.2
Mean travel time to work (minutes)29.0(X)
Employed civilian population 16 years and over8,220100.0
OCCUPATION
Management, professional, and related occupations1,76221.4
Service occupations1,29315.7
Sales and office occupations1,66520.3
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations1391.7
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations93711.4
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations2,42429.5
INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining3083.7
Construction5757.0
Manufacturing1,97724.1
Wholesale trade2813.4
Retail trade88410.8
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities6718.2
Information1021.2
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing2693.3
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services3534.3
Educational, health and social services1,64020.0
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services3564.3
Other services (except public administration)3063.7
Public administration4986.1
CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers6,03673.4
Government workers1,72120.9
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business4415.4
Unpaid family workers220.3
INCOME IN 1999
Households7,928100.0
Less than $10,0001,82523.0
$10,000 to $14,9997389.3
$15,000 to $24,9991,12114.1
$25,000 to $34,9991,08913.7
$35,000 to $49,9991,14414.4
$50,000 to $74,9991,17614.8
$75,000 to $99,9994886.2
$100,000 to $149,9992433.1
$150,000 to $199,999570.7
$200,000 or more470.6
Median household income (dollars)27,877(X)
With earnings5,97975.4
Mean earnings (dollars)
36,843(X)
With Social Security income2,21027.9
Mean Social Security income (dollars)
8,788(X)
With Supplemental Security Income80010.1
Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
5,141(X)
With public assistance income4545.7
Mean public assistance income (dollars)
3,168(X)
With retirement income1,18815.0
Mean retirement income (dollars)
18,421(X)
Families5,811100.0
Less than $10,00090115.5
$10,000 to $14,9995239.0
$15,000 to $24,99986814.9
$25,000 to $34,99983114.3
$35,000 to $49,99992215.9
$50,000 to $74,9991,00717.3
$75,000 to $99,9994587.9
$100,000 to $149,9992344.0
$150,000 to $199,999510.9
$200,000 or more160.3
Median family income (dollars)31,660(X)
Per capita income (dollars)13,136(X)

Median earnings (dollars):

Male full-time, year-round workers29,992(X)
Female full-time, year-round workers19,008(X)
POVERTY STATUS IN 1999 (below poverty level)
Families1,382(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)23.8
With related children under 18 years1,041(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)29.8
With related children under 5 years
501(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)38.9
Families with female householder, no husband present912(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)48.9
With related children under 18 years760(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)54.7
With related children under 5 years
397(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)66.5
Individuals6,348(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)28.7
18 years and over3,639(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)23.9
65 years and over
730(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)29.8
Related children under 18 years2,693(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)39.0
Related children 5 to 17 years
1,803(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)35.2
Unrelated individuals 15 years and over1,244(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)41.2
(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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