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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 12,799 100.0     Households 6,458 100.0
In labor force 7,306 57.1   Less than $10,000 899 13.9
     Civilian labor force 7,295 57.0   $10,000 to $14,999 620 9.6
          Employed 6,938 54.2   $15,000 to $24,999 1,115 17.3
          Unemployed 357 2.8   $25,000 to $34,999 1,044 16.2
               Percent of civilian labor force 4.9 (X)   $35,000 to $49,999 1,187 18.4
     Armed Forces 11 0.1   $50,000 to $74,999 936 14.5
Not in labor force 5,493 42.9   $75,000 to $99,999 336 5.2
        $100,000 to $149,999 191 3.0
   Females 16 years and over 6,523 100.0   $150,000 to $199,999 71 1.1
In labor force 3,195 49.0   $200,000 or more 59 0.9
     Civilian labor force 3,195 49.0   Median household income (dollars) 29,643 (X)
          Employed 3,034 46.5        
             
  Own children under 6 years 1,181 100.0   With earnings 4,785 74.1
All parents in family in labor force 544 46.1        Mean earnings (dollars) 39,935 (X)
        With Social Security income 2,186 33.8
COMMUTING TO WORK            Mean Social Security income (dollars) 9,915 (X)
  Workers 16 years and over 6,786 100.0   With Supplemental Security Income 515 8.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone 5,125 75.5        Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars) 5,501 (X)
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled 1,258 18.5   With public assistance income 171 2.6
Public transportation (including taxicab) 27 0.4        Mean public assistance income (dollars) 1,896 (X)
Walked 139 2.0   With retirement income 1,211 18.8
Other means 32 0.5        Mean retirement income (dollars) 17,480 (X)
Worked at home 205 3.0        
Mean travel time to work (minutes) 30.1 (X)        
          Families 4,797 100.0
  Employed civilian population 16 years and over 6,938 100.0   Less than $10,000 307 6.4
OCCUPATION       $10,000 to $14,999 396 8.3
Management, professional, and related occupations 1,146 16.5   $15,000 to $24,999 720 15.0
Service occupations 807 11.6   $25,000 to $34,999 856 17.8
Sales and office occupations 1,244 17.9    $35,000 to $49,999 1,097 22.9
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations 136 2.0   $50,000 to $74,999 848 17.7
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations 1,119 16.1   $75,000 to $99,999 307 6.4
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations 2,486 35.8   $100,000 to $149,999 173 3.6
        150,000 to $199,999 51 1.1
        $200,000 or more 42 0.9
INDUSTRY       Median family income (dollars) 36,370 (X)
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 331 4.8   Per capita income (dollars) 16,025 (X)
Construction 637 9.2   Median earnings (dollars):    
Manufacturing 2,520 36.3   Male full-time, year-round workers 27,703 (X)
Wholesale trade 194 2.8   Female full-time, year-round workers 21,010 (X)
Retail trade 759 10.9   ______________________ _______ _______
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 321 4.6                 Subject Number below poverty level Percent below poverty level
Information 87 1.3   ______________________ _______ _______
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing 170 2.5   POVERTY STATUS IN 1999    
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services 195 2.8     Families 463 9.7
Educational, health and social services 1,010 14.6   With related children under 18 years 228 10.9
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services 205 3.0        With related children under 5 years 97 11.8
Other services (except public administration) 256 3.7        
Public administration 253 3.6     Families with female householder, no husband present 137 23.5
        With related children under 18 years 99 36.8
             With related children under 5 years 37 33.9
CLASS OF WORKER         Individuals 2,066 13.0
Private wage and salary workers 5,392 77.7   18 years and over 1,559 12.7
Government workers 909 13.1        65 years and over 407 18.4
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business 562 8.1   Related children under 18 years 493 13.8
Unpaid family workers 75 1.1        Related children 5 to 17 years 349 13.8
        Unrelated individuals 15 years and over 684 34.0
             
 
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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