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DP-3. Profile of Selected Economic Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Hidalgo 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 4,280 100.0     Households 2,152 100.0
In labor force 2,350 54.9   Less than $10,000 447 20.8
     Civilian labor force 2,347 54.8   $10,000 to $14,999 252 11.7
          Employed 2,119 49.5   $15,000 to $24,999 383 17.8
          Unemployed 228 5.3   $25,000 to $34,999 298 13.8
               Percent of civilian labor force 9.7 (X)   $35,000 to $49,999 329 15.3
     Armed Forces 3 0.1   $50,000 to $74,999 268 12.5
Not in labor force 1,930 45.1   $75,000 to $99,999 93 4.3
        $100,000 to $149,999 56 2.6
   Females 16 years and over 2,157 100.0   $150,000 to $199,999 12 0.6
In labor force 1,009 46.8   $200,000 or more 14 0.7
     Civilian labor force 1,009 46.8   Median household income (dollars) 24,819 (X)
          Employed 918 42.6        
             
  Own children under 6 years 583 100.0   With earnings 1,594 74.1
All parents in family in labor force 300 51.5        Mean earnings (dollars) 33,723 (X)
        With Social Security income 664 30.9
COMMUTING TO WORK            Mean Social Security income (dollars) 9,520 (X)
  Workers 16 years and over 2,090 100.0   With Supplemental Security Income 152 7.1
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone 1,477 70.7        Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars) 5,941 (X)
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled 365 17.5   With public assistance income 153 7.1
Public transportation (including taxicab) 11 0.5        Mean public assistance income (dollars) 3,180 (X)
Walked 160 7.7   With retirement income 343 15.9
Other means 35 1.7        Mean retirement income (dollars) 14,301 (X)
Worked at home 42 2.0        
Mean travel time to work (minutes) 22.6 (X)        
          Families 1,545 100.0
  Employed civilian population 16 years and over 2,119 100.0   Less than $10,000 229 14.8
OCCUPATION       $10,000 to $14,999 170 11.0
Management, professional, and related occupations 435 20.5   $15,000 to $24,999 234 15.1
Service occupations 477 22.5   $25,000 to $34,999 228 14.8
Sales and office occupations 441 20.8    $35,000 to $49,999 260 16.8
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations 97 4.6   $50,000 to $74,999 252 16.3
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations 369 17.4   $75,000 to $99,999 93 6.0
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations 300 14.2   $100,000 to $149,999 56 3.6
        150,000 to $199,999 12 0.8
        $200,000 or more 11 0.7
INDUSTRY       Median family income (dollars) 31,552 (X)
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 312 14.7   Per capita income (dollars) 12,431 (X)
Construction 248 11.7   Median earnings (dollars):    
Manufacturing 36 1.7   Male full-time, year-round workers 25,960 (X)
Wholesale trade 67 3.2   Female full-time, year-round workers 19,531 (X)
Retail trade 243 11.5   ______________________ _______ _______
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 129 6.1                 Subject Number below poverty level Percent below poverty level
Information 30 1.4   ______________________ _______ _______
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing 62 2.9   POVERTY STATUS IN 1999    
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services 78 3.7     Families 369 23.9
Educational, health and social services 350 16.5   With related children under 18 years 278 31.5
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services 300 14.2        With related children under 5 years 127 35.1
Other services (except public administration) 80 3.8        
Public administration 184 8.7     Families with female householder, no husband present 159 51.5
        With related children under 18 years 139 57.4
             With related children under 5 years 64 66.0
CLASS OF WORKER         Individuals 1,591 27.3
Private wage and salary workers 1,459 68.9   18 years and over 861 21.7
Government workers 474 22.4        65 years and over 128 17.0
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business 169 8.0   Related children under 18 years 728 38.9
Unpaid family workers 17 0.8        Related children 5 to 17 years 541 38.3
        Unrelated individuals 15 years and over 249 33.4
             
 
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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