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DP-3. Profile of Selected Economic Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Forest 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 4,015 100.0     Households 1,996 100.0
In labor force 1,975 49.2   Less than $10,000 268 13.4
     Civilian labor force 1,969 49.0   $10,000 to $14,999 209 10.5
          Employed 1,830 45.6   $15,000 to $24,999 437 21.9
          Unemployed 139 3.5   $25,000 to $34,999 295 14.8
               Percent of civilian labor force 7.1 (X)   $35,000 to $49,999 373 18.7
     Armed Forces 6 0.1   $50,000 to $74,999 283 14.2
Not in labor force 2,040 50.8   $75,000 to $99,999 76 3.8
        $100,000 to $149,999 46 2.3
   Females 16 years and over 1,985 100.0   $150,000 to $199,999 5 0.3
In labor force 840 42.3   $200,000 or more 4 0.2
     Civilian labor force 840 42.3   Median household income (dollars) 27,581 (X)
          Employed 775 39.0        
             
  Own children under 6 years 204 100.0   With earnings 1,328 66.5
All parents in family in labor force 129 63.2        Mean earnings (dollars) 34,801 (X)
        With Social Security income 833 41.7
COMMUTING TO WORK            Mean Social Security income (dollars) 10,096 (X)
  Workers 16 years and over 1,809 100.0   With Supplemental Security Income 115 5.8
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone 1,339 74.0        Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars) 6,419 (X)
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled 249 13.8   With public assistance income 45 2.3
Public transportation (including taxicab) 17 0.9        Mean public assistance income (dollars) 1,387 (X)
Walked 111 6.1   With retirement income 586 29.4
Other means 29 1.6        Mean retirement income (dollars) 10,739 (X)
Worked at home 64 3.5        
Mean travel time to work (minutes) 24.4 (X)        
          Families 1,320 100.0
  Employed civilian population 16 years and over 1,830 100.0   Less than $10,000 98 7.4
OCCUPATION       $10,000 to $14,999 81 6.1
Management, professional, and related occupations 432 23.6   $15,000 to $24,999 277 21.0
Service occupations 300 16.4   $25,000 to $34,999 215 16.3
Sales and office occupations 348 19.0    $35,000 to $49,999 305 23.1
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations 31 1.7   $50,000 to $74,999 228 17.3
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations 229 12.5   $75,000 to $99,999 69 5.2
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations 490 26.8   $100,000 to $149,999 40 3.0
        150,000 to $199,999 5 0.4
        $200,000 or more 2 0.2
INDUSTRY       Median family income (dollars) 34,257 (X)
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 89 4.9   Per capita income (dollars) 14,341 (X)
Construction 153 8.4   Median earnings (dollars):    
Manufacturing 362 19.8   Male full-time, year-round workers 27,925 (X)
Wholesale trade 20 1.1   Female full-time, year-round workers 21,025 (X)
Retail trade 231 12.6   ______________________ _______ _______
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 127 6.9                 Subject Number below poverty level Percent below poverty level
Information 27 1.5   ______________________ _______ _______
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing 31 1.7   POVERTY STATUS IN 1999    
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services 59 3.2     Families 132 10.0
Educational, health and social services 331 18.1   With related children under 18 years 62 12.4
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services 184 10.1        With related children under 5 years 21 16.0
Other services (except public administration) 82 4.5        
Public administration 134 7.3     Families with female householder, no husband present 32 25.6
        With related children under 18 years 23 35.4
             With related children under 5 years 8 38.1
CLASS OF WORKER         Individuals 779 16.4
Private wage and salary workers 1,353 73.9   18 years and over 454 12.4
Government workers 347 19.0        65 years and over 86 9.8
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business 120 6.6   Related children under 18 years 141 15.8
Unpaid family workers 10 0.5        Related children 5 to 17 years 105 14.7
        Unrelated individuals 15 years and over 366 35.1
             
 
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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