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DP-3. Profile of Selected Economic Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Matanuska-Susitna Borough
[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 42,705 100.0     Households 20,552 100.0
In labor force 28,223 66.1   Less than $10,000 1,398 6.8
     Civilian labor force 27,848 65.2   $10,000 to $14,999 1,064 5.2
          Employed 24,981 58.5   $15,000 to $24,999 2,148 10.5
          Unemployed 2,867 6.7   $25,000 to $34,999 2,249 10.9
               Percent of civilian labor force 10.3 (X)   $35,000 to $49,999 3,139 15.3
     Armed Forces 375 0.9   $50,000 to $74,999 4,857 23.6
Not in labor force 14,482 33.9   $75,000 to $99,999 2,852 13.9
        $100,000 to $149,999 2,095 10.2
   Females 16 years and over 20,423 100.0   $150,000 to $199,999 422 2.1
In labor force 12,328 60.4   $200,000 or more 328 1.6
     Civilian labor force 12,293 60.2   Median household income (dollars) 51,221 (X)
          Employed 11,170 54.7        
             
  Own children under 6 years 4,844 100.0   With earnings 17,764 86.4
All parents in family in labor force 2,564 52.9        Mean earnings (dollars) 55,303 (X)
        With Social Security income 3,236 15.7
COMMUTING TO WORK            Mean Social Security income (dollars) 10,784 (X)
  Workers 16 years and over 24,649 100.0   With Supplemental Security Income 607 3.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone 16,988 68.9        Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars) 6,915 (X)
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled 4,021 16.3   With public assistance income 1,826 8.9
Public transportation (including taxicab) 160 0.6        Mean public assistance income (dollars) 4,001 (X)
Walked 649 2.6   With retirement income 3,398 16.5
Other means 1,284 5.2        Mean retirement income (dollars) 22,529 (X)
Worked at home 1,547 6.3        
Mean travel time to work (minutes) 40.7 (X)        
          Families 15,147 100.0
  Employed civilian population 16 years and over 24,981 100.0   Less than $10,000 636 4.2
OCCUPATION       $10,000 to $14,999 609 4.0
Management, professional, and related occupations 7,513 30.1   $15,000 to $24,999 1,331 8.8
Service occupations 4,041 16.2   $25,000 to $34,999 1,441 9.5
Sales and office occupations 6,318 25.3    $35,000 to $49,999 2,265 15.0
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations 222 0.9   $50,000 to $74,999 3,926 25.9
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations 4,402 17.6   $75,000 to $99,999 2,451 16.2
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations 2,485 9.9   $100,000 to $149,999 1,834 12.1
        150,000 to $199,999 366 2.4
        $200,000 or more 288 1.9
INDUSTRY       Median family income (dollars) 56,939 (X)
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 1,413 5.7   Per capita income (dollars) 21,105 (X)
Construction 2,841 11.4   Median earnings (dollars):    
Manufacturing 594 2.4   Male full-time, year-round workers 45,307 (X)
Wholesale trade 606 2.4   Female full-time, year-round workers 29,399 (X)
Retail trade 3,217 12.9   ______________________ _______ _______
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 2,046 8.2                 Subject Number below poverty level Percent below poverty level
Information 977 3.9   ______________________ _______ _______
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing 924 3.7   POVERTY STATUS IN 1999    
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services 1,659 6.6     Families 1,175 7.8
Educational, health and social services 5,312 21.3   With related children under 18 years 1,038 11.3
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services 2,059 8.2        With related children under 5 years 546 17.3
Other services (except public administration) 1,348 5.4        
Public administration 1,985 7.9     Families with female householder, no husband present 423 23.5
        With related children under 18 years 390 26.5
             With related children under 5 years 265 51.9
CLASS OF WORKER         Individuals 6,419 11.0
Private wage and salary workers 16,925 67.8   18 years and over 3,805 9.6
Government workers 5,186 20.8        65 years and over 189 5.5
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business 2,734 10.9   Related children under 18 years 2,458 13.2
Unpaid family workers 136 0.5        Related children 5 to 17 years 1,646 11.4
        Unrelated individuals 15 years and over 2,037 24.1
             
 
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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