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DP-3. Profile of Selected Economic Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Polk 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 15,023 100.0     Households 7,887 100.0
In labor force 8,266 55.0   Less than $10,000 814 10.3
     Civilian labor force 8,259 55.0   $10,000 to $14,999 559 7.1
          Employed 7,922 52.7   $15,000 to $24,999 1,111 14.1
          Unemployed 337 2.2   $25,000 to $34,999 1,316 16.7
               Percent of civilian labor force 4.1 (X)   $35,000 to $49,999 1,523 19.3
     Armed Forces 7 0.0   $50,000 to $74,999 1,433 18.2
Not in labor force 6,757 45.0   $75,000 to $99,999 565 7.2
        $100,000 to $149,999 364 4.6
   Females 16 years and over 7,998 100.0   $150,000 to $199,999 126 1.6
In labor force 3,760 47.0   $200,000 or more 76 1.0
     Civilian labor force 3,760 47.0   Median household income (dollars) 36,259 (X)
          Employed 3,590 44.9        
             
  Own children under 6 years 1,147 100.0   With earnings 5,518 70.0
All parents in family in labor force 643 56.1        Mean earnings (dollars) 41,904 (X)
        With Social Security income 3,196 40.5
COMMUTING TO WORK            Mean Social Security income (dollars) 12,289 (X)
  Workers 16 years and over 7,776 100.0   With Supplemental Security Income 294 3.7
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone 6,075 78.1        Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars) 5,734 (X)
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled 1,100 14.1   With public assistance income 164 2.1
Public transportation (including taxicab) 6 0.1        Mean public assistance income (dollars) 2,134 (X)
Walked 157 2.0   With retirement income 2,016 25.6
Other means 72 0.9        Mean retirement income (dollars) 17,424 (X)
Worked at home 366 4.7        
Mean travel time to work (minutes) 26.2 (X)        
          Families 5,306 100.0
  Employed civilian population 16 years and over 7,922 100.0   Less than $10,000 176 3.3
OCCUPATION       $10,000 to $14,999 208 3.9
Management, professional, and related occupations 2,290 28.9   $15,000 to $24,999 639 12.0
Service occupations 1,121 14.2   $25,000 to $34,999 853 16.1
Sales and office occupations 1,872 23.6    $35,000 to $49,999 1,126 21.2
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations 99 1.2   $50,000 to $74,999 1,304 24.6
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations 1,015 12.8   $75,000 to $99,999 471 8.9
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations 1,525 19.3   $100,000 to $149,999 336 6.3
        150,000 to $199,999 126 2.4
        $200,000 or more 67 1.3
INDUSTRY       Median family income (dollars) 45,096 (X)
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 158 2.0   Per capita income (dollars) 19,804 (X)
Construction 804 10.1   Median earnings (dollars):    
Manufacturing 1,821 23.0   Male full-time, year-round workers 29,375 (X)
Wholesale trade 152 1.9   Female full-time, year-round workers 23,070 (X)
Retail trade 838 10.6   ______________________ _______ _______
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 313 4.0                 Subject Number below poverty level Percent below poverty level
Information 164 2.1   ______________________ _______ _______
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing 417 5.3   POVERTY STATUS IN 1999    
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services 536 6.8     Families 342 6.4
Educational, health and social services 1,460 18.4   With related children under 18 years 205 10.2
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services 619 7.8        With related children under 5 years 93 11.0
Other services (except public administration) 382 4.8        
Public administration 258 3.3     Families with female householder, no husband present 107 21.5
        With related children under 18 years 90 29.5
             With related children under 5 years 52 54.7
CLASS OF WORKER         Individuals 1,808 10.1
Private wage and salary workers 5,881 74.2   18 years and over 1,380 9.6
Government workers 1,105 13.9        65 years and over 360 8.8
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business 903 11.4   Related children under 18 years 420 11.7
Unpaid family workers 33 0.4        Related children 5 to 17 years 319 12.2
        Unrelated individuals 15 years and over 737 24.0
             
 
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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