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Contra Costa County, California Economic Statistics

Contra costa county california dp 3 profile of selected economic characteristics






Subject

Number

Percent

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over724,451100.0
In labor force474,66965.5
Civilian labor force
474,03765.4
Employed
451,35762.3
Unemployed
22,6803.1
Percent of civilian labor force
4.8(X)
Armed Forces
6320.1
Not in labor force249,78234.5
Females 16 years and over377,177100.0
In labor force220,11058.4
Civilian labor force
219,99658.3
Employed
208,96455.4
Own children under 6 years75,594100.0
All parents in family in labor force40,54853.6
COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over442,008100.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone310,28670.2
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled59,76913.5
Public transportation (including taxicab)39,6529.0
Walked6,6311.5
Other means6,6941.5
Worked at home18,9764.3
Mean travel time to work (minutes)34.4(X)
Employed civilian population 16 years and over451,357100.0
OCCUPATION
Management, professional, and related occupations185,10041.0
Service occupations60,29913.4
Sales and office occupations126,18328.0
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations9370.2
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations40,3418.9
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations38,4978.5
INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining2,3110.5
Construction34,4037.6
Manufacturing38,2818.5
Wholesale trade15,8213.5
Retail trade53,23111.8
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities24,3915.4
Information20,8924.6
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing47,36110.5
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services65,33214.5
Educational, health and social services79,96717.7
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services28,5856.3
Other services (except public administration)21,9794.9
Public administration18,8034.2
CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers348,66877.2
Government workers62,93613.9
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business38,5358.5
Unpaid family workers1,2180.3
INCOME IN 1999
Households344,422100.0
Less than $10,00017,6565.1
$10,000 to $14,99912,3933.6
$15,000 to $24,99925,9087.5
$25,000 to $34,99929,3458.5
$35,000 to $49,99946,31613.4
$50,000 to $74,99969,47620.2
$75,000 to $99,99951,28714.9
$100,000 to $149,99952,44215.2
$150,000 to $199,99919,3855.6
$200,000 or more20,2145.9
Median household income (dollars)63,675(X)
With earnings287,96783.6
Mean earnings (dollars)
82,182(X)
With Social Security income77,90622.6
Mean Social Security income (dollars)
12,073(X)
With Supplemental Security Income13,6904.0
Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
7,498(X)
With public assistance income9,7452.8
Mean public assistance income (dollars)
4,668(X)
With retirement income61,47817.8
Mean retirement income (dollars)
21,794(X)
Families243,971100.0
Less than $10,0007,7883.2
$10,000 to $14,9995,8172.4
$15,000 to $24,99914,0335.8
$25,000 to $34,99917,2367.1
$35,000 to $49,99930,25612.4
$50,000 to $74,99950,01420.5
$75,000 to $99,99940,14216.5
$100,000 to $149,99944,27018.1
$150,000 to $199,99916,5226.8
$200,000 or more17,8937.3
Median family income (dollars)73,039(X)
Per capita income (dollars)30,615(X)

Median earnings (dollars):

Male full-time, year-round workers52,670(X)
Female full-time, year-round workers38,630(X)
POVERTY STATUS IN 1999 (below poverty level)
Families13,068(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)5.4
With related children under 18 years10,565(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)7.9
With related children under 5 years
5,114(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)9.7
Families with female householder, no husband present6,333(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)16.8
With related children under 18 years5,586(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)22.2
With related children under 5 years
2,416(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)31.3
Individuals71,575(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)7.6
18 years and over46,471(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)6.7
65 years and over
6,224(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)6.0
Related children under 18 years23,980(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)9.8
Related children 5 to 17 years
17,162(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)9.4
Unrelated individuals 15 years and over23,661(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)15.7
(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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