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DP-3. Profile of Selected Economic Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Alleghany 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 8,900 100.0     Households 4,601 100.0
In labor force 5,393 60.6   Less than $10,000 782 17.0
     Civilian labor force 5,393 60.6   $10,000 to $14,999 389 8.5
          Employed 5,145 57.8   $15,000 to $24,999 757 16.5
          Unemployed 248 2.8   $25,000 to $34,999 746 16.2
               Percent of civilian labor force 4.6 (X)   $35,000 to $49,999 789 17.1
     Armed Forces 0 0.0   $50,000 to $74,999 647 14.1
Not in labor force 3,507 39.4   $75,000 to $99,999 258 5.6
        $100,000 to $149,999 136 3.0
   Females 16 years and over 4,569 100.0   $150,000 to $199,999 23 0.5
In labor force 2,404 52.6   $200,000 or more 74 1.6
     Civilian labor force 2,404 52.6   Median household income (dollars) 29,244 (X)
          Employed 2,278 49.9        
             
  Own children under 6 years 596 100.0   With earnings 3,371 73.3
All parents in family in labor force 439 73.7        Mean earnings (dollars) 42,058 (X)
        With Social Security income 1,681 36.5
COMMUTING TO WORK            Mean Social Security income (dollars) 9,409 (X)
  Workers 16 years and over 5,042 100.0   With Supplemental Security Income 293 6.4
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone 3,721 73.8        Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars) 4,953 (X)
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled 1,017 20.2   With public assistance income 118 2.6
Public transportation (including taxicab) 27 0.5        Mean public assistance income (dollars) 3,034 (X)
Walked 94 1.9   With retirement income 705 15.3
Other means 31 0.6        Mean retirement income (dollars) 18,556 (X)
Worked at home 152 3.0        
Mean travel time to work (minutes) 24.1 (X)        
          Families 3,171 100.0
  Employed civilian population 16 years and over 5,145 100.0   Less than $10,000 211 6.7
OCCUPATION       $10,000 to $14,999 199 6.3
Management, professional, and related occupations 1,290 25.1   $15,000 to $24,999 458 14.4
Service occupations 747 14.5   $25,000 to $34,999 547 17.3
Sales and office occupations 938 18.2    $35,000 to $49,999 714 22.5
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations 131 2.5   $50,000 to $74,999 597 18.8
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations 664 12.9   $75,000 to $99,999 238 7.5
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations 1,375 26.7   $100,000 to $149,999 123 3.9
        150,000 to $199,999 18 0.6
        $200,000 or more 66 2.1
INDUSTRY       Median family income (dollars) 38,473 (X)
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 319 6.2   Per capita income (dollars) 17,691 (X)
Construction 591 11.5   Median earnings (dollars):    
Manufacturing 1,346 26.2   Male full-time, year-round workers 25,462 (X)
Wholesale trade 118 2.3   Female full-time, year-round workers 18,851 (X)
Retail trade 518 10.1   ______________________ _______ _______
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 210 4.1                 Subject Number below poverty level Percent below poverty level
Information 54 1.0   ______________________ _______ _______
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing 183 3.6   POVERTY STATUS IN 1999    
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services 214 4.2     Families 357 11.3
Educational, health and social services 922 17.9   With related children under 18 years 176 15.0
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services 346 6.7        With related children under 5 years 89 22.1
Other services (except public administration) 144 2.8        
Public administration 180 3.5     Families with female householder, no husband present 55 18.0
        With related children under 18 years 30 20.1
             With related children under 5 years 13 22.8
CLASS OF WORKER         Individuals 1,804 17.2
Private wage and salary workers 3,863 75.1   18 years and over 1,371 16.2
Government workers 675 13.1        65 years and over 495 25.0
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business 586 11.4   Related children under 18 years 418 20.8
Unpaid family workers 21 0.4        Related children 5 to 17 years 281 19.2
        Unrelated individuals 15 years and over 673 37.6
             
 
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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