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Cherokee county north carolina dp 3 profile of selected economic characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over19,952100.0
In labor force10,79754.1
Civilian labor force
10,75753.9
Employed
10,16250.9
Unemployed
5953.0
Percent of civilian labor force
5.5(X)
Armed Forces
400.2
Not in labor force9,15545.9
Females 16 years and over10,404100.0
In labor force4,92447.3
Civilian labor force
4,90747.2
Employed
4,57944.0
Own children under 6 years1,479100.0
All parents in family in labor force97465.9
COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over10,004100.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone7,75877.5
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled1,66016.6
Public transportation (including taxicab)140.1
Walked1761.8
Other means820.8
Worked at home3143.1
Mean travel time to work (minutes)24.1(X)
Employed civilian population 16 years and over10,162100.0
OCCUPATION
Management, professional, and related occupations2,29622.6
Service occupations1,58615.6
Sales and office occupations2,04820.2
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations1611.6
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations1,74917.2
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations2,32222.8
INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining2902.9
Construction1,36713.5
Manufacturing2,17421.4
Wholesale trade2512.5
Retail trade1,28912.7
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities3943.9
Information1411.4
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing3763.7
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services4874.8
Educational, health and social services1,98719.6
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services6396.3
Other services (except public administration)4654.6
Public administration3023.0
CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers7,50073.8
Government workers1,51714.9
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business1,05010.3
Unpaid family workers950.9
INCOME IN 1999
Households10,301100.0
Less than $10,0001,57615.3
$10,000 to $14,9991,03510.0
$15,000 to $24,9991,99619.4
$25,000 to $34,9991,60215.6
$35,000 to $49,9991,78817.4
$50,000 to $74,9991,38613.5
$75,000 to $99,9995205.0
$100,000 to $149,9992402.3
$150,000 to $199,999480.5
$200,000 or more1101.1
Median household income (dollars)27,992(X)
With earnings7,13769.3
Mean earnings (dollars)
36,855(X)
With Social Security income4,14140.2
Mean Social Security income (dollars)
10,487(X)
With Supplemental Security Income6736.5
Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
4,898(X)
With public assistance income3133.0
Mean public assistance income (dollars)
1,601(X)
With retirement income2,09720.4
Mean retirement income (dollars)
15,196(X)
Families7,390100.0
Less than $10,0005657.6
$10,000 to $14,9995968.1
$15,000 to $24,9991,34618.2
$25,000 to $34,9991,29317.5
$35,000 to $49,9991,46819.9
$50,000 to $74,9991,28617.4
$75,000 to $99,9994846.5
$100,000 to $149,9992193.0
$150,000 to $199,999340.5
$200,000 or more991.3
Median family income (dollars)33,768(X)
Per capita income (dollars)15,814(X)

Median earnings (dollars):

Male full-time, year-round workers26,127(X)
Female full-time, year-round workers18,908(X)
POVERTY STATUS IN 1999 (below poverty level)
Families861(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)11.7
With related children under 18 years486(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)16.7
With related children under 5 years
201(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)20.5
Families with female householder, no husband present260(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)28.9
With related children under 18 years211(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)38.2
With related children under 5 years
81(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)66.4
Individuals3,679(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)15.3
18 years and over2,724(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)14.3
65 years and over
825(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)18.0
Related children under 18 years946(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)19.2
Related children 5 to 17 years
649(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)17.9
Unrelated individuals 15 years and over1,089(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)31.5
(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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