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DP-3. Profile of Selected Economic Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Walker County
[Data based on a sample. For information on confidentiality protection, sampling error, nonsampling error, and definitions, see text]

Subject Number Percent   Subject Number Percent

EMPLOYMENT STATUS       INCOME IN 1999    
  Population 16 years and over 56,066 100.0     Households 28,336 100.0
In labor force 29,868 53.3   Less than $10,000 4,802 16.9
     Civilian labor force 29,834 53.2   $10,000 to $14,999 2,642 9.3
          Employed 27,911 49.8   $15,000 to $24,999 5,097 18.0
          Unemployed 1,923 3.4   $25,000 to $34,999 4,079 14.4
               Percent of civilian labor force 6.4 (X)   $35,000 to $49,999 4,346 15.3
     Armed Forces 34 0.1   $50,000 to $74,999 4,315 15.2
Not in labor force 26,198 46.7   $75,000 to $99,999 1,712 6.0
        $100,000 to $149,999 883 3.1
   Females 16 years and over 29,412 100.0   $150,000 to $199,999 268 0.9
In labor force 13,130 44.6   $200,000 or more 192 0.7
     Civilian labor force 13,120 44.6   Median household income (dollars) 29,076 (X)
          Employed 12,219 41.5        
             
  Own children under 6 years 5,018 100.0   With earnings 20,151 71.1
All parents in family in labor force 2,535 50.5        Mean earnings (dollars) 40,213 (X)
        With Social Security income 9,152 32.3
COMMUTING TO WORK            Mean Social Security income (dollars) 10,585 (X)
  Workers 16 years and over 27,448 100.0   With Supplemental Security Income 2,284 8.1
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone 22,962 83.7        Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars) 5,698 (X)
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled 3,549 12.9   With public assistance income 567 2.0
Public transportation (including taxicab) 64 0.2        Mean public assistance income (dollars) 1,846 (X)
Walked 223 0.8   With retirement income 5,967 21.1
Other means 264 1.0        Mean retirement income (dollars) 12,546 (X)
Worked at home 386 1.4        
Mean travel time to work (minutes) 33.2 (X)        
          Families 20,515 100.0
  Employed civilian population 16 years and over 27,911 100.0   Less than $10,000 1,910 9.3
OCCUPATION       $10,000 to $14,999 1,428 7.0
Management, professional, and related occupations 6,259 22.4   $15,000 to $24,999 3,685 18.0
Service occupations 3,815 13.7   $25,000 to $34,999 3,173 15.5
Sales and office occupations 6,773 24.3    $35,000 to $49,999 3,628 17.7
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations 300 1.1   $50,000 to $74,999 3,915 19.1
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations 4,702 16.8   $75,000 to $99,999 1,618 7.9
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations 6,062 21.7   $100,000 to $149,999 761 3.7
        150,000 to $199,999 228 1.1
        $200,000 or more 169 0.8
INDUSTRY       Median family income (dollars) 35,221 (X)
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 1,606 5.8   Per capita income (dollars) 15,546 (X)
Construction 2,435 8.7   Median earnings (dollars):    
Manufacturing 3,868 13.9   Male full-time, year-round workers 31,242 (X)
Wholesale trade 903 3.2   Female full-time, year-round workers 20,089 (X)
Retail trade 4,184 15.0   ______________________ _______ _______
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 2,497 8.9                 Subject Number below poverty level Percent below poverty level
Information 388 1.4   ______________________ _______ _______
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing 1,272 4.6   POVERTY STATUS IN 1999    
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services 1,296 4.6     Families 2,715 13.2
Educational, health and social services 5,302 19.0   With related children under 18 years 1,816 18.5
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services 1,488 5.3        With related children under 5 years 727 20.6
Other services (except public administration) 1,589 5.7        
Public administration 1,083 3.9     Families with female householder, no husband present 1,016 31.8
        With related children under 18 years 830 43.5
             With related children under 5 years 359 59.3
CLASS OF WORKER         Individuals 11,478 16.5
Private wage and salary workers 22,421 80.3   18 years and over 8,007 15.1
Government workers 3,724 13.3        65 years and over 1,715 17.4
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business 1,663 6.0   Related children under 18 years 3,406 21.0
Unpaid family workers 103 0.4        Related children 5 to 17 years 2,419 20.4
        Unrelated individuals 15 years and over 3,205 34.0
             
 
Date: July 7, 2006
 
-Represent zero or rounds to zero.    (X) Not applicable.
If the denominator of a mean value or per capita value is less than 30, then that value is calculated using a rounded aggregate in the numerator. See text.
Source: U.S. Bureau of the Census, Census 2000.

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