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DP-3. Profile of Selected Economic Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Bexar 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 1,039,178 100.0     Households 489,252 100.0
In labor force 658,509 63.4   Less than $10,000 50,531 10.3
     Civilian labor force 633,001 60.9   $10,000 to $14,999 31,980 6.5
          Employed 595,911 57.3   $15,000 to $24,999 70,764 14.5
          Unemployed 37,090 3.6   $25,000 to $34,999 70,172 14.3
               Percent of civilian labor force 5.9 (X)   $35,000 to $49,999 84,428 17.3
     Armed Forces 25,508 2.5   $50,000 to $74,999 90,618 18.5
Not in labor force 380,669 36.6   $75,000 to $99,999 42,507 8.7
        $100,000 to $149,999 31,413 6.4
   Females 16 years and over 544,045 100.0   $150,000 to $199,999 8,298 1.7
In labor force 306,183 56.3   $200,000 or more 8,541 1.7
     Civilian labor force 299,462 55.0   Median household income (dollars) 38,328 (X)
          Employed 281,389 51.7        
             
  Own children under 6 years 124,958 100.0   With earnings 407,914 83.4
All parents in family in labor force 68,705 55.0        Mean earnings (dollars) 49,021 (X)
        With Social Security income 110,799 22.6
COMMUTING TO WORK            Mean Social Security income (dollars) 9,610 (X)
  Workers 16 years and over 607,860 100.0   With Supplemental Security Income 22,644 4.6
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone 460,413 75.7        Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars) 5,612 (X)
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled 89,412 14.7   With public assistance income 18,024 3.7
Public transportation (including taxicab) 20,089 3.3        Mean public assistance income (dollars) 2,314 (X)
Walked 15,225 2.5   With retirement income 88,869 18.2
Other means 7,510 1.2        Mean retirement income (dollars) 19,620 (X)
Worked at home 15,211 2.5        
Mean travel time to work (minutes) 24.0 (X)        
          Families 347,923 100.0
  Employed civilian population 16 years and over 595,911 100.0   Less than $10,000 25,494 7.3
OCCUPATION       $10,000 to $14,999 18,620 5.4
Management, professional, and related occupations 196,340 32.9   $15,000 to $24,999 45,131 13.0
Service occupations 95,254 16.0   $25,000 to $34,999 47,453 13.6
Sales and office occupations 178,408 29.9    $35,000 to $49,999 61,364 17.6
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations 1,083 0.2   $50,000 to $74,999 71,878 20.7
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations 61,548 10.3   $75,000 to $99,999 35,976 10.3
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations 63,278 10.6   $100,000 to $149,999 27,208 7.8
        150,000 to $199,999 7,269 2.1
        $200,000 or more 7,530 2.2
INDUSTRY       Median family income (dollars) 43,724 (X)
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 2,776 0.5   Per capita income (dollars) 18,363 (X)
Construction 44,648 7.5   Median earnings (dollars):    
Manufacturing 40,775 6.8   Male full-time, year-round workers 30,756 (X)
Wholesale trade 21,073 3.5   Female full-time, year-round workers 24,920 (X)
Retail trade 74,893 12.6   ______________________ _______ _______
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 29,114 4.9                 Subject Number below poverty level Percent below poverty level
Information 20,900 3.5   ______________________ _______ _______
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing 54,432 9.1   POVERTY STATUS IN 1999    
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services 58,793 9.9     Families 44,056 12.7
Educational, health and social services 127,659 21.4   With related children under 18 years 36,527 18.0
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services 57,456 9.6        With related children under 5 years 20,048 23.1
Other services (except public administration) 30,044 5.0        
Public administration 33,348 5.6     Families with female householder, no husband present 21,766 29.6
        With related children under 18 years 19,505 37.8
             With related children under 5 years 9,933 50.9
CLASS OF WORKER         Individuals 215,736 15.9
Private wage and salary workers 459,724 77.1   18 years and over 127,311 13.1
Government workers 97,165 16.3        65 years and over 16,844 12.2
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business 37,487 6.3   Related children under 18 years 86,975 22.4
Unpaid family workers 1,535 0.3        Related children 5 to 17 years 60,125 21.4
        Unrelated individuals 15 years and over 47,243 23.6
             
 
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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