Skip directly to search Skip directly to A to Z list Skip directly to navigation Skip directly to site content Skip directly to page options
CDC Home

DP-3. Profile of Selected Economic Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Newton 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 46,554 100.0     Households 21,989 100.0
In labor force 30,745 66.0   Less than $10,000 1,681 7.6
     Civilian labor force 30,735 66.0   $10,000 to $14,999 848 3.9
          Employed 29,136 62.6   $15,000 to $24,999 2,477 11.3
          Unemployed 1,599 3.4   $25,000 to $34,999 2,788 12.7
               Percent of civilian labor force 5.2 (X)   $35,000 to $49,999 4,551 20.7
     Armed Forces 10 0.0   $50,000 to $74,999 5,257 23.9
Not in labor force 15,809 34.0   $75,000 to $99,999 2,356 10.7
        $100,000 to $149,999 1,464 6.7
   Females 16 years and over 24,410 100.0   $150,000 to $199,999 259 1.2
In labor force 14,166 58.0   $200,000 or more 308 1.4
     Civilian labor force 14,159 58.0   Median household income (dollars) 44,875 (X)
          Employed 13,242 54.2        
             
  Own children under 6 years 5,395 100.0   With earnings 18,495 84.1
All parents in family in labor force 3,081 57.1        Mean earnings (dollars) 54,054 (X)
        With Social Security income 5,273 24.0
COMMUTING TO WORK            Mean Social Security income (dollars) 10,999 (X)
  Workers 16 years and over 28,560 100.0   With Supplemental Security Income 931 4.2
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone 23,257 81.4        Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars) 6,127 (X)
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled 4,097 14.3   With public assistance income 632 2.9
Public transportation (including taxicab) 115 0.4        Mean public assistance income (dollars) 2,449 (X)
Walked 213 0.7   With retirement income 3,609 16.4
Other means 293 1.0        Mean retirement income (dollars) 16,729 (X)
Worked at home 585 2.0        
Mean travel time to work (minutes) 30.5 (X)        
          Families 17,188 100.0
  Employed civilian population 16 years and over 29,136 100.0   Less than $10,000 897 5.2
OCCUPATION       $10,000 to $14,999 406 2.4
Management, professional, and related occupations 7,623 26.2   $15,000 to $24,999 1,719 10.0
Service occupations 3,646 12.5   $25,000 to $34,999 2,069 12.0
Sales and office occupations 7,569 26.0    $35,000 to $49,999 3,556 20.7
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations 101 0.3   $50,000 to $74,999 4,537 26.4
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations 4,642 15.9   $75,000 to $99,999 2,130 12.4
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations 5,555 19.1   $100,000 to $149,999 1,368 8.0
        150,000 to $199,999 269 1.6
        $200,000 or more 237 1.4
INDUSTRY       Median family income (dollars) 49,748 (X)
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 213 0.7   Per capita income (dollars) 19,317 (X)
Construction 3,897 13.4   Median earnings (dollars):    
Manufacturing 6,161 21.1   Male full-time, year-round workers 36,742 (X)
Wholesale trade 1,087 3.7   Female full-time, year-round workers 26,097 (X)
Retail trade 3,039 10.4   ______________________ _______ _______
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 1,690 5.8                 Subject Number below poverty level Percent below poverty level
Information 1,063 3.6   ______________________ _______ _______
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing 1,588 5.5   POVERTY STATUS IN 1999    
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services 1,992 6.8     Families 1,244 7.2
Educational, health and social services 4,015 13.8   With related children under 18 years 964 10.4
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services 1,582 5.4        With related children under 5 years 421 11.4
Other services (except public administration) 1,236 4.2        
Public administration 1,573 5.4     Families with female householder, no husband present 701 22.8
        With related children under 18 years 606 28.3
             With related children under 5 years 257 35.5
CLASS OF WORKER         Individuals 6,079 10.0
Private wage and salary workers 23,149 79.5   18 years and over 3,489 8.0
Government workers 4,088 14.0        65 years and over 515 8.8
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business 1,859 6.4   Related children under 18 years 2,506 14.9
Unpaid family workers 40 0.1        Related children 5 to 17 years 1,820 15.1
        Unrelated individuals 15 years and over 1,465 21.1
             
 
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.

USA.gov: The U.S. Government's Official Web PortalDepartment of Health and Human Services
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention   1600 Clifton Rd. Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
800-CDC-INFO (800-232-4636) TTY: (888) 232-6348 - Contact CDC-INFO

A-Z Index

  1. A
  2. B
  3. C
  4. D
  5. E
  6. F
  7. G
  8. H
  9. I
  10. J
  11. K
  12. L
  13. M
  14. N
  15. O
  16. P
  17. Q
  18. R
  19. S
  20. T
  21. U
  22. V
  23. W
  24. X
  25. Y
  26. Z
  27. #