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DP-3. Profile of Selected Economic Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Weakley 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 28,284 100.0     Households 13,635 100.0
In labor force 16,870 59.6   Less than $10,000 2,260 16.6
     Civilian labor force 16,850 59.6   $10,000 to $14,999 1,265 9.3
          Employed 15,828 56.0   $15,000 to $24,999 2,079 15.2
          Unemployed 1,022 3.6   $25,000 to $34,999 2,113 15.5
               Percent of civilian labor force 6.1 (X)   $35,000 to $49,999 2,327 17.1
     Armed Forces 20 0.1   $50,000 to $74,999 2,420 17.7
Not in labor force 11,414 40.4   $75,000 to $99,999 649 4.8
        $100,000 to $149,999 314 2.3
   Females 16 years and over 14,753 100.0   $150,000 to $199,999 108 0.8
In labor force 7,864 53.3   $200,000 or more 100 0.7
     Civilian labor force 7,864 53.3   Median household income (dollars) 30,008 (X)
          Employed 7,322 49.6        
             
  Own children under 6 years 2,338 100.0   With earnings 10,423 76.4
All parents in family in labor force 1,542 66.0        Mean earnings (dollars) 38,477 (X)
        With Social Security income 4,074 29.9
COMMUTING TO WORK            Mean Social Security income (dollars) 10,625 (X)
  Workers 16 years and over 15,572 100.0   With Supplemental Security Income 641 4.7
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone 12,801 82.2        Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars) 6,224 (X)
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled 1,612 10.4   With public assistance income 348 2.6
Public transportation (including taxicab) 34 0.2        Mean public assistance income (dollars) 2,453 (X)
Walked 543 3.5   With retirement income 1,983 14.5
Other means 125 0.8        Mean retirement income (dollars) 15,890 (X)
Worked at home 457 2.9        
Mean travel time to work (minutes) 20.2 (X)        
          Families 9,242 100.0
  Employed civilian population 16 years and over 15,828 100.0   Less than $10,000 694 7.5
OCCUPATION       $10,000 to $14,999 565 6.1
Management, professional, and related occupations 3,628 22.9   $15,000 to $24,999 1,245 13.5
Service occupations 2,487 15.7   $25,000 to $34,999 1,620 17.5
Sales and office occupations 3,496 22.1    $35,000 to $49,999 1,932 20.9
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations 191 1.2   $50,000 to $74,999 2,114 22.9
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations 1,601 10.1   $75,000 to $99,999 616 6.7
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations 4,425 28.0   $100,000 to $149,999 290 3.1
        150,000 to $199,999 108 1.2
        $200,000 or more 58 0.6
INDUSTRY       Median family income (dollars) 38,658 (X)
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 539 3.4   Per capita income (dollars) 15,408 (X)
Construction 926 5.9   Median earnings (dollars):    
Manufacturing 4,741 30.0   Male full-time, year-round workers 28,597 (X)
Wholesale trade 534 3.4   Female full-time, year-round workers 20,845 (X)
Retail trade 1,716 10.8   ______________________ _______ _______
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 570 3.6                 Subject Number below poverty level Percent below poverty level
Information 151 1.0   ______________________ _______ _______
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing 462 2.9   POVERTY STATUS IN 1999    
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services 568 3.6     Families 1,025 11.1
Educational, health and social services 3,491 22.1   With related children under 18 years 695 15.9
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services 926 5.9        With related children under 5 years 299 18.6
Other services (except public administration) 620 3.9        
Public administration 584 3.7     Families with female householder, no husband present 466 36.5
        With related children under 18 years 406 46.0
             With related children under 5 years 149 52.8
CLASS OF WORKER         Individuals 5,174 16.0
Private wage and salary workers 11,651 73.6   18 years and over 3,898 15.6
Government workers 2,691 17.0        65 years and over 731 16.2
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business 1,421 9.0   Related children under 18 years 1,226 16.8
Unpaid family workers 65 0.4        Related children 5 to 17 years 824 15.5
        Unrelated individuals 15 years and over 2,238 38.9
             
 
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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