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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 40,408 100.0     Households 20,163 100.0
In labor force 26,132 64.7   Less than $10,000 1,977 9.8
     Civilian labor force 26,109 64.6   $10,000 to $14,999 1,542 7.6
          Employed 24,915 61.7   $15,000 to $24,999 3,281 16.3
          Unemployed 1,194 3.0   $25,000 to $34,999 3,266 16.2
               Percent of civilian labor force 4.6 (X)   $35,000 to $49,999 4,000 19.8
     Armed Forces 23 0.1   $50,000 to $74,999 3,676 18.2
Not in labor force 14,276 35.3   $75,000 to $99,999 1,245 6.2
        $100,000 to $149,999 687 3.4
   Females 16 years and over 20,906 100.0   $150,000 to $199,999 170 0.8
In labor force 11,831 56.6   $200,000 or more 319 1.6
     Civilian labor force 11,831 56.6   Median household income (dollars) 35,041 (X)
          Employed 11,215 53.6        
             
  Own children under 6 years 4,192 100.0   With earnings 16,254 80.6
All parents in family in labor force 2,625 62.6        Mean earnings (dollars) 44,097 (X)
        With Social Security income 5,869 29.1
COMMUTING TO WORK            Mean Social Security income (dollars) 10,666 (X)
  Workers 16 years and over 24,482 100.0   With Supplemental Security Income 814 4.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone 19,464 79.5        Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars) 5,601 (X)
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled 3,362 13.7   With public assistance income 620 3.1
Public transportation (including taxicab) 51 0.2        Mean public assistance income (dollars) 2,226 (X)
Walked 393 1.6   With retirement income 3,230 16.0
Other means 344 1.4        Mean retirement income (dollars) 13,149 (X)
Worked at home 868 3.5        
Mean travel time to work (minutes) 21.8 (X)        
          Families 14,779 100.0
  Employed civilian population 16 years and over 24,915 100.0   Less than $10,000 679 4.6
OCCUPATION       $10,000 to $14,999 752 5.1
Management, professional, and related occupations 6,505 26.1   $15,000 to $24,999 2,181 14.8
Service occupations 3,212 12.9   $25,000 to $34,999 2,379 16.1
Sales and office occupations 5,923 23.8    $35,000 to $49,999 3,268 22.1
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations 296 1.2   $50,000 to $74,999 3,323 22.5
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations 2,517 10.1   $75,000 to $99,999 1,112 7.5
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations 6,462 25.9   $100,000 to $149,999 655 4.4
        150,000 to $199,999 148 1.0
        $200,000 or more 282 1.9
INDUSTRY       Median family income (dollars) 40,616 (X)
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 774 3.1   Per capita income (dollars) 17,502 (X)
Construction 1,756 7.0   Median earnings (dollars):    
Manufacturing 6,086 24.4   Male full-time, year-round workers 30,057 (X)
Wholesale trade 713 2.9   Female full-time, year-round workers 21,380 (X)
Retail trade 3,193 12.8   ______________________ _______ _______
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 1,728 6.9                 Subject Number below poverty level Percent below poverty level
Information 409 1.6   ______________________ _______ _______
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing 859 3.4   POVERTY STATUS IN 1999    
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services 1,086 4.4     Families 1,204 8.1
Educational, health and social services 4,737 19.0   With related children under 18 years 875 12.0
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services 1,612 6.5        With related children under 5 years 558 17.8
Other services (except public administration) 1,270 5.1        
Public administration 692 2.8     Families with female householder, no husband present 391 24.6
        With related children under 18 years 336 31.0
             With related children under 5 years 202 46.9
CLASS OF WORKER         Individuals 6,011 11.6
Private wage and salary workers 20,147 80.9   18 years and over 4,017 10.6
Government workers 2,273 9.1        65 years and over 664 9.5
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business 2,353 9.4   Related children under 18 years 1,916 14.2
Unpaid family workers 142 0.6        Related children 5 to 17 years 1,263 12.8
        Unrelated individuals 15 years and over 1,959 27.0
             
 
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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