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DP-3. Profile of Selected Economic Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Baltimore city
[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 507,534 100.0     Households 257,788 100.0
In labor force 287,159 56.6   Less than $10,000 48,249 18.7
     Civilian labor force 286,735 56.5   $10,000 to $14,999 21,649 8.4
          Employed 256,036 50.4   $15,000 to $24,999 40,516 15.7
          Unemployed 30,699 6.0   $25,000 to $34,999 35,520 13.8
               Percent of civilian labor force 10.7 (X)   $35,000 to $49,999 39,873 15.5
     Armed Forces 424 0.1   $50,000 to $74,999 38,724 15.0
Not in labor force 220,375 43.4   $75,000 to $99,999 16,903 6.6
        $100,000 to $149,999 10,053 3.9
   Females 16 years and over 277,132 100.0   $150,000 to $199,999 2,689 1.0
In labor force 151,057 54.5   $200,000 or more 3,612 1.4
     Civilian labor force 150,983 54.5   Median household income (dollars) 30,078 (X)
          Employed 135,310 48.8        
             
  Own children under 6 years 43,530 100.0   With earnings 190,878 74.0
All parents in family in labor force 27,065 62.2        Mean earnings (dollars) 44,311 (X)
        With Social Security income 71,333 27.7
COMMUTING TO WORK            Mean Social Security income (dollars) 9,818 (X)
  Workers 16 years and over 249,373 100.0   With Supplemental Security Income 22,511 8.7
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone 136,378 54.7        Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars) 6,221 (X)
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled 38,003 15.2   With public assistance income 18,780 7.3
Public transportation (including taxicab) 48,573 19.5        Mean public assistance income (dollars) 2,542 (X)
Walked 17,727 7.1   With retirement income 43,658 16.9
Other means 2,866 1.1        Mean retirement income (dollars) 14,837 (X)
Worked at home 5,826 2.3        
Mean travel time to work (minutes) 31.1 (X)        
          Families 148,167 100.0
  Employed civilian population 16 years and over 256,036 100.0   Less than $10,000 19,808 13.4
OCCUPATION       $10,000 to $14,999 9,912 6.7
Management, professional, and related occupations 83,017 32.4   $15,000 to $24,999 22,764 15.4
Service occupations 51,294 20.0   $25,000 to $34,999 20,785 14.0
Sales and office occupations 69,280 27.1    $35,000 to $49,999 24,194 16.3
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations 267 0.1   $50,000 to $74,999 26,226 17.7
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations 17,848 7.0   $75,000 to $99,999 12,464 8.4
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations 34,330 13.4   $100,000 to $149,999 7,304 4.9
        150,000 to $199,999 2,014 1.4
        $200,000 or more 2,696 1.8
INDUSTRY       Median family income (dollars) 35,438 (X)
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 289 0.1   Per capita income (dollars) 16,978 (X)
Construction 12,939 5.1   Median earnings (dollars):    
Manufacturing 20,082 7.8   Male full-time, year-round workers 31,767 (X)
Wholesale trade 6,911 2.7   Female full-time, year-round workers 26,832 (X)
Retail trade 22,881 8.9   ______________________ _______ _______
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 14,285 5.6                 Subject Number below poverty level Percent below poverty level
Information 8,218 3.2   ______________________ _______ _______
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing 17,453 6.8   POVERTY STATUS IN 1999    
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services 26,088 10.2     Families 27,864 18.8
Educational, health and social services 68,499 26.8   With related children under 18 years 22,106 26.2
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services 21,174 8.3        With related children under 5 years 10,530 32.2
Other services (except public administration) 13,460 5.3        
Public administration 23,757 9.3     Families with female householder, no husband present 19,918 31.5
        With related children under 18 years 17,230 38.3
             With related children under 5 years 8,173 48.5
CLASS OF WORKER         Individuals 143,514 22.9
Private wage and salary workers 187,469 73.2   18 years and over 94,708 20.2
Government workers 57,116 22.3        65 years and over 14,819 18.0
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business 10,968 4.3   Related children under 18 years 47,805 30.6
Unpaid family workers 483 0.2        Related children 5 to 17 years 33,444 29.0
        Unrelated individuals 15 years and over 47,738 30.8
             
 
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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