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DP-3. Profile of Selected Economic Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Decatur 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 6,907 100.0     Households 3,352 100.0
In labor force 4,428 64.1   Less than $10,000 563 16.8
     Civilian labor force 4,424 64.1   $10,000 to $14,999 340 10.1
          Employed 4,092 59.2   $15,000 to $24,999 594 17.7
          Unemployed 332 4.8   $25,000 to $34,999 602 18.0
               Percent of civilian labor force 7.5 (X)   $35,000 to $49,999 592 17.7
     Armed Forces 4 0.1   $50,000 to $74,999 417 12.4
Not in labor force 2,479 35.9   $75,000 to $99,999 126 3.8
        $100,000 to $149,999 61 1.8
   Females 16 years and over 3,590 100.0   $150,000 to $199,999 38 1.1
In labor force 2,113 58.9   $200,000 or more 19 0.6
     Civilian labor force 2,113 58.9   Median household income (dollars) 27,343 (X)
          Employed 1,906 53.1        
             
  Own children under 6 years 559 100.0   With earnings 2,500 74.6
All parents in family in labor force 360 64.4        Mean earnings (dollars) 34,678 (X)
        With Social Security income 1,141 34.0
COMMUTING TO WORK            Mean Social Security income (dollars) 10,052 (X)
  Workers 16 years and over 4,034 100.0   With Supplemental Security Income 141 4.2
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone 2,706 67.1        Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars) 5,060 (X)
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled 546 13.5   With public assistance income 189 5.6
Public transportation (including taxicab) 27 0.7        Mean public assistance income (dollars) 1,959 (X)
Walked 378 9.4   With retirement income 458 13.7
Other means 61 1.5        Mean retirement income (dollars) 12,014 (X)
Worked at home 316 7.8        
Mean travel time to work (minutes) 22.2 (X)        
          Families 2,191 100.0
  Employed civilian population 16 years and over 4,092 100.0   Less than $10,000 172 7.9
OCCUPATION       $10,000 to $14,999 146 6.7
Management, professional, and related occupations 1,198 29.3   $15,000 to $24,999 320 14.6
Service occupations 711 17.4   $25,000 to $34,999 464 21.2
Sales and office occupations 963 23.5    $35,000 to $49,999 530 24.2
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations 107 2.6   $50,000 to $74,999 334 15.2
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations 428 10.5   $75,000 to $99,999 115 5.2
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations 685 16.7   $100,000 to $149,999 58 2.6
        150,000 to $199,999 35 1.6
        $200,000 or more 17 0.8
INDUSTRY       Median family income (dollars) 34,831 (X)
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 396 9.7   Per capita income (dollars) 14,209 (X)
Construction 325 7.9   Median earnings (dollars):    
Manufacturing 525 12.8   Male full-time, year-round workers 25,569 (X)
Wholesale trade 94 2.3   Female full-time, year-round workers 19,309 (X)
Retail trade 350 8.6   ______________________ _______ _______
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 252 6.2                 Subject Number below poverty level Percent below poverty level
Information 89 2.2   ______________________ _______ _______
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing 163 4.0   POVERTY STATUS IN 1999    
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services 136 3.3     Families 238 10.9
Educational, health and social services 1,236 30.2   With related children under 18 years 155 15.2
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services 299 7.3        With related children under 5 years 59 13.6
Other services (except public administration) 160 3.9        
Public administration 67 1.6     Families with female householder, no husband present 66 30.4
        With related children under 18 years 62 35.6
             With related children under 5 years 17 53.1
CLASS OF WORKER         Individuals 1,226 15.5
Private wage and salary workers 2,923 71.4   18 years and over 899 15.1
Government workers 545 13.3        65 years and over 193 13.7
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business 564 13.8   Related children under 18 years 303 15.6
Unpaid family workers 60 1.5        Related children 5 to 17 years 234 16.0
        Unrelated individuals 15 years and over 523 35.8
             
 
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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