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DP-3. Profile of Selected Economic Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Echols 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 2,745 100.0     Households 1,258 100.0
In labor force 1,755 63.9   Less than $10,000 168 13.4
     Civilian labor force 1,748 63.7   $10,000 to $14,999 170 13.5
          Employed 1,683 61.3   $15,000 to $24,999 258 20.5
          Unemployed 65 2.4   $25,000 to $34,999 192 15.3
               Percent of civilian labor force 3.7 (X)   $35,000 to $49,999 148 11.8
     Armed Forces 7 0.3   $50,000 to $74,999 215 17.1
Not in labor force 990 36.1   $75,000 to $99,999 40 3.2
        $100,000 to $149,999 31 2.5
   Females 16 years and over 1,324 100.0   $150,000 to $199,999 14 1.1
In labor force 744 56.2   $200,000 or more 22 1.7
     Civilian labor force 744 56.2   Median household income (dollars) 25,851 (X)
          Employed 697 52.6        
             
  Own children under 6 years 294 100.0   With earnings 968 76.9
All parents in family in labor force 142 48.3        Mean earnings (dollars) 51,312 (X)
        With Social Security income 379 30.1
COMMUTING TO WORK            Mean Social Security income (dollars) 10,225 (X)
  Workers 16 years and over 1,661 100.0   With Supplemental Security Income 110 8.7
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone 1,167 70.3        Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars) 3,379 (X)
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled 358 21.6   With public assistance income 27 2.1
Public transportation (including taxicab) 22 1.3        Mean public assistance income (dollars) 1,296 (X)
Walked 83 5.0   With retirement income 119 9.5
Other means 23 1.4        Mean retirement income (dollars) 12,520 (X)
Worked at home 8 0.5        
Mean travel time to work (minutes) 25.3 (X)        
          Families 938 100.0
  Employed civilian population 16 years and over 1,683 100.0   Less than $10,000 93 9.9
OCCUPATION       $10,000 to $14,999 135 14.4
Management, professional, and related occupations 247 14.7   $15,000 to $24,999 172 18.3
Service occupations 160 9.5   $25,000 to $34,999 138 14.7
Sales and office occupations 380 22.6    $35,000 to $49,999 132 14.1
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations 339 20.1   $50,000 to $74,999 167 17.8
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations 274 16.3   $75,000 to $99,999 48 5.1
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations 283 16.8   $100,000 to $149,999 23 2.5
        150,000 to $199,999 8 0.9
        $200,000 or more 22 2.3
INDUSTRY       Median family income (dollars) 27,700 (X)
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 390 23.2   Per capita income (dollars) 15,727 (X)
Construction 181 10.8   Median earnings (dollars):    
Manufacturing 229 13.6   Male full-time, year-round workers 24,650 (X)
Wholesale trade 137 8.1   Female full-time, year-round workers 17,297 (X)
Retail trade 207 12.3   ______________________ _______ _______
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 50 3.0                 Subject Number below poverty level Percent below poverty level
Information 5 0.3   ______________________ _______ _______
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing 34 2.0   POVERTY STATUS IN 1999    
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services 44 2.6     Families 209 22.3
Educational, health and social services 210 12.5   With related children under 18 years 167 29.7
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services 89 5.3        With related children under 5 years 79 37.4
Other services (except public administration) 41 2.4        
Public administration 66 3.9     Families with female householder, no husband present 64 35.8
        With related children under 18 years 60 50.8
             With related children under 5 years 36 85.7
CLASS OF WORKER         Individuals 1,060 28.7
Private wage and salary workers 1,398 83.1   18 years and over 695 26.3
Government workers 212 12.6        65 years and over 100 29.8
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business 73 4.3   Related children under 18 years 345 33.1
Unpaid family workers 0 0.0        Related children 5 to 17 years 266 32.9
        Unrelated individuals 15 years and over 303 47.3
             
 
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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