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DP-3. Profile of Selected Economic Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Shelby 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 33,198 100.0     Households 16,577 100.0
In labor force 23,177 69.8   Less than $10,000 973 5.9
     Civilian labor force 23,154 69.7   $10,000 to $14,999 992 6.0
          Employed 22,307 67.2   $15,000 to $24,999 2,039 12.3
          Unemployed 847 2.6   $25,000 to $34,999 2,166 13.1
               Percent of civilian labor force 3.7 (X)   $35,000 to $49,999 3,294 19.9
     Armed Forces 23 0.1   $50,000 to $74,999 3,699 22.3
Not in labor force 10,021 30.2   $75,000 to $99,999 1,900 11.5
        $100,000 to $149,999 1,126 6.8
   Females 16 years and over 16,960 100.0   $150,000 to $199,999 169 1.0
In labor force 10,406 61.4   $200,000 or more 219 1.3
     Civilian labor force 10,406 61.4   Median household income (dollars) 43,649 (X)
          Employed 9,981 58.9        
             
  Own children under 6 years 3,453 100.0   With earnings 13,926 84.0
All parents in family in labor force 2,387 69.1        Mean earnings (dollars) 52,522 (X)
        With Social Security income 4,310 26.0
COMMUTING TO WORK            Mean Social Security income (dollars) 11,654 (X)
  Workers 16 years and over 21,797 100.0   With Supplemental Security Income 412 2.5
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone 18,303 84.0        Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars) 6,324 (X)
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled 2,093 9.6   With public assistance income 278 1.7
Public transportation (including taxicab) 60 0.3        Mean public assistance income (dollars) 2,548 (X)
Walked 473 2.2   With retirement income 2,334 14.1
Other means 312 1.4        Mean retirement income (dollars) 15,150 (X)
Worked at home 556 2.6        
Mean travel time to work (minutes) 21.8 (X)        
          Families 12,117 100.0
  Employed civilian population 16 years and over 22,307 100.0   Less than $10,000 325 2.7
OCCUPATION       $10,000 to $14,999 376 3.1
Management, professional, and related occupations 5,701 25.6   $15,000 to $24,999 1,178 9.7
Service occupations 3,056 13.7   $25,000 to $34,999 1,489 12.3
Sales and office occupations 5,006 22.4    $35,000 to $49,999 2,421 20.0
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations 166 0.7   $50,000 to $74,999 3,244 26.8
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations 2,677 12.0   $75,000 to $99,999 1,659 13.7
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations 5,701 25.6   $100,000 to $149,999 1,057 8.7
        150,000 to $199,999 163 1.3
        $200,000 or more 205 1.7
INDUSTRY       Median family income (dollars) 51,271 (X)
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 494 2.2   Per capita income (dollars) 20,324 (X)
Construction 1,967 8.8   Median earnings (dollars):    
Manufacturing 6,271 28.1   Male full-time, year-round workers 36,809 (X)
Wholesale trade 1,003 4.5   Female full-time, year-round workers 25,021 (X)
Retail trade 2,174 9.7   ______________________ _______ _______
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 1,108 5.0                 Subject Number below poverty level Percent below poverty level
Information 403 1.8   ______________________ _______ _______
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing 1,179 5.3   POVERTY STATUS IN 1999    
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services 1,106 5.0     Families 584 4.8
Educational, health and social services 3,223 14.4   With related children under 18 years 443 7.4
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services 1,567 7.0        With related children under 5 years 224 9.8
Other services (except public administration) 969 4.3        
Public administration 843 3.8     Families with female householder, no husband present 231 14.0
        With related children under 18 years 210 20.0
             With related children under 5 years 85 24.6
CLASS OF WORKER         Individuals 3,221 7.6
Private wage and salary workers 18,896 84.7   18 years and over 2,079 6.6
Government workers 2,021 9.1        65 years and over 423 8.5
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business 1,336 6.0   Related children under 18 years 1,087 9.7
Unpaid family workers 54 0.2        Related children 5 to 17 years 727 8.8
        Unrelated individuals 15 years and over 1,127 18.3
             
 
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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