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DP-3. Profile of Selected Economic Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Newton 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 11,657 100.0     Households 5,598 100.0
In labor force 5,841 50.1   Less than $10,000 908 16.2
     Civilian labor force 5,835 50.1   $10,000 to $14,999 622 11.1
          Employed 5,222 44.8   $15,000 to $24,999 958 17.1
          Unemployed 613 5.3   $25,000 to $34,999 848 15.1
               Percent of civilian labor force 10.5 (X)   $35,000 to $49,999 1,042 18.6
     Armed Forces 6 0.1   $50,000 to $74,999 857 15.3
Not in labor force 5,816 49.9   $75,000 to $99,999 194 3.5
        $100,000 to $149,999 118 2.1
   Females 16 years and over 5,732 100.0   $150,000 to $199,999 18 0.3
In labor force 2,466 43.0   $200,000 or more 33 0.6
     Civilian labor force 2,466 43.0   Median household income (dollars) 28,500 (X)
          Employed 2,190 38.2        
             
  Own children under 6 years 1,088 100.0   With earnings 4,012 71.7
All parents in family in labor force 498 45.8        Mean earnings (dollars) 35,684 (X)
        With Social Security income 1,876 33.5
COMMUTING TO WORK            Mean Social Security income (dollars) 10,462 (X)
  Workers 16 years and over 5,104 100.0   With Supplemental Security Income 447 8.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone 3,812 74.7        Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars) 5,637 (X)
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled 935 18.3   With public assistance income 278 5.0
Public transportation (including taxicab) 63 1.2        Mean public assistance income (dollars) 1,912 (X)
Walked 58 1.1   With retirement income 905 16.2
Other means 101 2.0        Mean retirement income (dollars) 13,282 (X)
Worked at home 135 2.6        
Mean travel time to work (minutes) 37.6 (X)        
          Families 4,133 100.0
  Employed civilian population 16 years and over 5,222 100.0   Less than $10,000 409 9.9
OCCUPATION       $10,000 to $14,999 357 8.6
Management, professional, and related occupations 896 17.2   $15,000 to $24,999 681 16.5
Service occupations 920 17.6   $25,000 to $34,999 658 15.9
Sales and office occupations 1,171 22.4    $35,000 to $49,999 876 21.2
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations 152 2.9   $50,000 to $74,999 813 19.7
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations 1,047 20.0   $75,000 to $99,999 175 4.2
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations 1,036 19.8   $100,000 to $149,999 117 2.8
        150,000 to $199,999 18 0.4
        $200,000 or more 29 0.7
INDUSTRY       Median family income (dollars) 34,345 (X)
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 374 7.2   Per capita income (dollars) 13,381 (X)
Construction 782 15.0   Median earnings (dollars):    
Manufacturing 781 15.0   Male full-time, year-round workers 31,294 (X)
Wholesale trade 151 2.9   Female full-time, year-round workers 17,738 (X)
Retail trade 624 11.9   ______________________ _______ _______
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 300 5.7                 Subject Number below poverty level Percent below poverty level
Information 64 1.2   ______________________ _______ _______
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing 169 3.2   POVERTY STATUS IN 1999    
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services 179 3.4     Families 641 15.5
Educational, health and social services 951 18.2   With related children under 18 years 452 22.0
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services 200 3.8        With related children under 5 years 222 28.6
Other services (except public administration) 254 4.9        
Public administration 393 7.5     Families with female householder, no husband present 298 44.9
        With related children under 18 years 261 56.4
             With related children under 5 years 121 71.2
CLASS OF WORKER         Individuals 2,760 19.1
Private wage and salary workers 3,768 72.2   18 years and over 1,788 17.0
Government workers 984 18.8        65 years and over 357 17.3
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business 443 8.5   Related children under 18 years 951 24.4
Unpaid family workers 27 0.5        Related children 5 to 17 years 665 22.7
        Unrelated individuals 15 years and over 613 35.0
             
 
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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