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DP-3. Profile of Selected Economic Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Rockland 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 214,669 100.0     Households 92,744 100.0
In labor force 140,516 65.5   Less than $10,000 5,382 5.8
     Civilian labor force 140,476 65.4   $10,000 to $14,999 3,475 3.7
          Employed 135,262 63.0   $15,000 to $24,999 6,334 6.8
          Unemployed 5,214 2.4   $25,000 to $34,999 7,017 7.6
               Percent of civilian labor force 3.7 (X)   $35,000 to $49,999 10,899 11.8
     Armed Forces 40 0.0   $50,000 to $74,999 17,225 18.6
Not in labor force 74,153 34.5   $75,000 to $99,999 13,868 15.0
        $100,000 to $149,999 17,313 18.7
   Females 16 years and over 111,915 100.0   $150,000 to $199,999 6,174 6.7
In labor force 65,995 59.0   $200,000 or more 5,057 5.5
     Civilian labor force 65,989 59.0   Median household income (dollars) 67,971 (X)
          Employed 63,583 56.8        
             
  Own children under 6 years 25,626 100.0   With earnings 79,043 85.2
All parents in family in labor force 12,627 49.3        Mean earnings (dollars) 84,456 (X)
        With Social Security income 22,891 24.7
COMMUTING TO WORK            Mean Social Security income (dollars) 12,849 (X)
  Workers 16 years and over 132,302 100.0   With Supplemental Security Income 2,952 3.2
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone 97,551 73.7        Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars) 7,007 (X)
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled 14,618 11.0   With public assistance income 1,697 1.8
Public transportation (including taxicab) 10,846 8.2        Mean public assistance income (dollars) 4,519 (X)
Walked 3,659 2.8   With retirement income 17,140 18.5
Other means 943 0.7        Mean retirement income (dollars) 23,243 (X)
Worked at home 4,685 3.5        
Mean travel time to work (minutes) 32.6 (X)        
          Families 71,741 100.0
  Employed civilian population 16 years and over 135,262 100.0   Less than $10,000 2,782 3.9
OCCUPATION       $10,000 to $14,999 1,718 2.4
Management, professional, and related occupations 59,825 44.2   $15,000 to $24,999 3,754 5.2
Service occupations 20,451 15.1   $25,000 to $34,999 4,504 6.3
Sales and office occupations 35,043 25.9    $35,000 to $49,999 7,482 10.4
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations 88 0.1   $50,000 to $74,999 13,510 18.8
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations 9,454 7.0   $75,000 to $99,999 12,020 16.8
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations 10,401 7.7   $100,000 to $149,999 15,583 21.7
        150,000 to $199,999 5,666 7.9
        $200,000 or more 4,722 6.6
INDUSTRY       Median family income (dollars) 78,806 (X)
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 306 0.2   Per capita income (dollars) 28,082 (X)
Construction 7,045 5.2   Median earnings (dollars):    
Manufacturing 12,273 9.1   Male full-time, year-round workers 51,148 (X)
Wholesale trade 5,107 3.8   Female full-time, year-round workers 37,032 (X)
Retail trade 13,721 10.1   ______________________ _______ _______
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 5,798 4.3                 Subject Number below poverty level Percent below poverty level
Information 5,982 4.4   ______________________ _______ _______
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing 11,049 8.2   POVERTY STATUS IN 1999    
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services 14,128 10.4     Families 4,505 6.3
Educational, health and social services 38,992 28.8   With related children under 18 years 3,614 9.5
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services 8,096 6.0        With related children under 5 years 2,390 14.5
Other services (except public administration) 6,253 4.6        
Public administration 6,512 4.8     Families with female householder, no husband present 1,185 13.1
        With related children under 18 years 1,062 20.3
             With related children under 5 years 527 33.6
CLASS OF WORKER         Individuals 26,772 9.5
Private wage and salary workers 102,919 76.1   18 years and over 15,243 7.5
Government workers 24,172 17.9        65 years and over 2,411 7.6
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business 7,827 5.8   Related children under 18 years 11,287 14.3
Unpaid family workers 344 0.3        Related children 5 to 17 years 7,365 12.9
        Unrelated individuals 15 years and over 6,182 18.8
             
 
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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