Skip directly to search Skip directly to A to Z list Skip directly to navigation Skip directly to site content Skip directly to page options
CDC Home

DP-3. Profile of Selected Economic Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Dare 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 24,314 100.0     Households 12,685 100.0
In labor force 16,601 68.3   Less than $10,000 807 6.4
     Civilian labor force 16,504 67.9   $10,000 to $14,999 643 5.1
          Employed 15,696 64.6   $15,000 to $24,999 1,620 12.8
          Unemployed 808 3.3   $25,000 to $34,999 1,858 14.6
               Percent of civilian labor force 4.9 (X)   $35,000 to $49,999 2,472 19.5
     Armed Forces 97 0.4   $50,000 to $74,999 2,675 21.1
Not in labor force 7,713 31.7   $75,000 to $99,999 1,306 10.3
        $100,000 to $149,999 757 6.0
   Females 16 years and over 12,126 100.0   $150,000 to $199,999 282 2.2
In labor force 7,518 62.0   $200,000 or more 265 2.1
     Civilian labor force 7,505 61.9   Median household income (dollars) 42,411 (X)
          Employed 7,050 58.1        
             
  Own children under 6 years 1,764 100.0   With earnings 10,413 82.1
All parents in family in labor force 1,079 61.2        Mean earnings (dollars) 49,050 (X)
        With Social Security income 3,425 27.0
COMMUTING TO WORK            Mean Social Security income (dollars) 11,500 (X)
  Workers 16 years and over 15,419 100.0   With Supplemental Security Income 308 2.4
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone 11,849 76.8        Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars) 6,669 (X)
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled 2,184 14.2   With public assistance income 161 1.3
Public transportation (including taxicab) 23 0.1        Mean public assistance income (dollars) 2,368 (X)
Walked 344 2.2   With retirement income 2,871 22.6
Other means 291 1.9        Mean retirement income (dollars) 24,999 (X)
Worked at home 728 4.7        
Mean travel time to work (minutes) 19.9 (X)        
          Families 8,504 100.0
  Employed civilian population 16 years and over 15,696 100.0   Less than $10,000 309 3.6
OCCUPATION       $10,000 to $14,999 256 3.0
Management, professional, and related occupations 4,680 29.8   $15,000 to $24,999 874 10.3
Service occupations 2,668 17.0   $25,000 to $34,999 1,216 14.3
Sales and office occupations 4,062 25.9    $35,000 to $49,999 1,676 19.7
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations 543 3.5   $50,000 to $74,999 2,053 24.1
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations 2,554 16.3   $75,000 to $99,999 1,058 12.4
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations 1,189 7.6   $100,000 to $149,999 598 7.0
        150,000 to $199,999 251 3.0
        $200,000 or more 213 2.5
INDUSTRY       Median family income (dollars) 49,302 (X)
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 538 3.4   Per capita income (dollars) 23,614 (X)
Construction 2,147 13.7   Median earnings (dollars):    
Manufacturing 762 4.9   Male full-time, year-round workers 31,240 (X)
Wholesale trade 424 2.7   Female full-time, year-round workers 24,318 (X)
Retail trade 2,285 14.6   ______________________ _______ _______
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 517 3.3                 Subject Number below poverty level Percent below poverty level
Information 396 2.5   ______________________ _______ _______
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing 1,478 9.4   POVERTY STATUS IN 1999    
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services 1,123 7.2     Families 468 5.5
Educational, health and social services 1,910 12.2   With related children under 18 years 313 8.5
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services 2,231 14.2        With related children under 5 years 140 11.3
Other services (except public administration) 768 4.9        
Public administration 1,117 7.1     Families with female householder, no husband present 156 17.7
        With related children under 18 years 148 24.3
             With related children under 5 years 44 34.6
CLASS OF WORKER         Individuals 2,381 8.0
Private wage and salary workers 10,608 67.6   18 years and over 1,751 7.5
Government workers 2,654 16.9        65 years and over 213 5.3
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business 2,369 15.1   Related children under 18 years 621 9.9
Unpaid family workers 65 0.4        Related children 5 to 17 years 425 9.0
        Unrelated individuals 15 years and over 919 15.7
             
 
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.

USA.gov: The U.S. Government's Official Web PortalDepartment of Health and Human Services
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention   1600 Clifton Rd. Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
800-CDC-INFO (800-232-4636) TTY: (888) 232-6348 - Contact CDC-INFO

A-Z Index

  1. A
  2. B
  3. C
  4. D
  5. E
  6. F
  7. G
  8. H
  9. I
  10. J
  11. K
  12. L
  13. M
  14. N
  15. O
  16. P
  17. Q
  18. R
  19. S
  20. T
  21. U
  22. V
  23. W
  24. X
  25. Y
  26. Z
  27. #