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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 10,173 100.0     Households 5,202 100.0
In labor force 6,771 66.6   Less than $10,000 452 8.7
     Civilian labor force 6,771 66.6   $10,000 to $14,999 287 5.5
          Employed 6,594 64.8   $15,000 to $24,999 808 15.5
          Unemployed 177 1.7   $25,000 to $34,999 844 16.2
               Percent of civilian labor force 2.6 (X)   $35,000 to $49,999 1,049 20.2
     Armed Forces 0 0.0   $50,000 to $74,999 1,159 22.3
Not in labor force 3,402 33.4   $75,000 to $99,999 357 6.9
        $100,000 to $149,999 184 3.5
   Females 16 years and over 5,233 100.0   $150,000 to $199,999 52 1.0
In labor force 3,093 59.1   $200,000 or more 10 0.2
     Civilian labor force 3,093 59.1   Median household income (dollars) 37,442 (X)
          Employed 3,029 57.9        
             
  Own children under 6 years 916 100.0   With earnings 4,039 77.6
All parents in family in labor force 751 82.0        Mean earnings (dollars) 41,252 (X)
        With Social Security income 1,828 35.1
COMMUTING TO WORK            Mean Social Security income (dollars) 11,497 (X)
  Workers 16 years and over 6,534 100.0   With Supplemental Security Income 131 2.5
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone 4,900 75.0        Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars) 6,337 (X)
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled 689 10.5   With public assistance income 95 1.8
Public transportation (including taxicab) 9 0.1        Mean public assistance income (dollars) 2,705 (X)
Walked 346 5.3   With retirement income 537 10.3
Other means 36 0.6        Mean retirement income (dollars) 10,147 (X)
Worked at home 554 8.5        
Mean travel time to work (minutes) 18.3 (X)        
          Families 3,741 100.0
  Employed civilian population 16 years and over 6,594 100.0   Less than $10,000 119 3.2
OCCUPATION       $10,000 to $14,999 120 3.2
Management, professional, and related occupations 1,909 29.0   $15,000 to $24,999 506 13.5
Service occupations 958 14.5   $25,000 to $34,999 578 15.5
Sales and office occupations 1,786 27.1    $35,000 to $49,999 805 21.5
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations 153 2.3   $50,000 to $74,999 1,079 28.8
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations 689 10.4   $75,000 to $99,999 326 8.7
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations 1,099 16.7   $100,000 to $149,999 146 3.9
        150,000 to $199,999 52 1.4
        $200,000 or more 10 0.3
INDUSTRY       Median family income (dollars) 44,681 (X)
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 684 10.4   Per capita income (dollars) 16,969 (X)
Construction 485 7.4   Median earnings (dollars):    
Manufacturing 594 9.0   Male full-time, year-round workers 29,402 (X)
Wholesale trade 480 7.3   Female full-time, year-round workers 20,296 (X)
Retail trade 1,010 15.3   ______________________ _______ _______
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 456 6.9                 Subject Number below poverty level Percent below poverty level
Information 116 1.8   ______________________ _______ _______
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing 370 5.6   POVERTY STATUS IN 1999    
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services 290 4.4     Families 160 4.3
Educational, health and social services 1,387 21.0   With related children under 18 years 105 6.1
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services 258 3.9        With related children under 5 years 37 5.9
Other services (except public administration) 297 4.5        
Public administration 167 2.5     Families with female householder, no husband present 72 23.4
        With related children under 18 years 64 30.0
             With related children under 5 years 16 21.6
CLASS OF WORKER         Individuals 773 6.0
Private wage and salary workers 4,830 73.2   18 years and over 554 5.9
Government workers 787 11.9        65 years and over 185 7.6
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business 940 14.3   Related children under 18 years 206 6.0
Unpaid family workers 37 0.6        Related children 5 to 17 years 152 5.7
        Unrelated individuals 15 years and over 313 18.0
             
 
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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