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DP-3. Profile of Selected Economic Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Costilla 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 2,873 100.0     Households 1,496 100.0
In labor force 1,312 45.7   Less than $10,000 382 25.5
     Civilian labor force 1,310 45.6   $10,000 to $14,999 199 13.3
          Employed 1,137 39.6   $15,000 to $24,999 321 21.5
          Unemployed 173 6.0   $25,000 to $34,999 227 15.2
               Percent of civilian labor force 13.2 (X)   $35,000 to $49,999 186 12.4
     Armed Forces 2 0.1   $50,000 to $74,999 128 8.6
Not in labor force 1,561 54.3   $75,000 to $99,999 24 1.6
        $100,000 to $149,999 21 1.4
   Females 16 years and over 1,460 100.0   $150,000 to $199,999 4 0.3
In labor force 576 39.5   $200,000 or more 4 0.3
     Civilian labor force 576 39.5   Median household income (dollars) 19,531 (X)
          Employed 501 34.3        
             
  Own children under 6 years 236 100.0   With earnings 946 63.2
All parents in family in labor force 96 40.7        Mean earnings (dollars) 26,773 (X)
        With Social Security income 592 39.6
COMMUTING TO WORK            Mean Social Security income (dollars) 8,230 (X)
  Workers 16 years and over 1,115 100.0   With Supplemental Security Income 218 14.6
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone 797 71.5        Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars) 4,814 (X)
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled 202 18.1   With public assistance income 239 16.0
Public transportation (including taxicab) 2 0.2        Mean public assistance income (dollars) 2,438 (X)
Walked 41 3.7   With retirement income 268 17.9
Other means 22 2.0        Mean retirement income (dollars) 14,184 (X)
Worked at home 51 4.6        
Mean travel time to work (minutes) 23.3 (X)        
          Families 1,030 100.0
  Employed civilian population 16 years and over 1,137 100.0   Less than $10,000 154 15.0
OCCUPATION       $10,000 to $14,999 120 11.7
Management, professional, and related occupations 263 23.1   $15,000 to $24,999 230 22.3
Service occupations 220 19.3   $25,000 to $34,999 210 20.4
Sales and office occupations 251 22.1    $35,000 to $49,999 171 16.6
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations 69 6.1   $50,000 to $74,999 103 10.0
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations 181 15.9   $75,000 to $99,999 19 1.8
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations 153 13.5   $100,000 to $149,999 19 1.8
        150,000 to $199,999 0 0.0
        $200,000 or more 4 0.4
INDUSTRY       Median family income (dollars) 25,509 (X)
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 121 10.6   Per capita income (dollars) 10,748 (X)
Construction 133 11.7   Median earnings (dollars):    
Manufacturing 55 4.8   Male full-time, year-round workers 22,390 (X)
Wholesale trade 17 1.5   Female full-time, year-round workers 16,121 (X)
Retail trade 94 8.3   ______________________ _______ _______
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 77 6.8                 Subject Number below poverty level Percent below poverty level
Information 17 1.5   ______________________ _______ _______
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing 43 3.8   POVERTY STATUS IN 1999    
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services 35 3.1     Families 219 21.3
Educational, health and social services 255 22.4   With related children under 18 years 150 29.1
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services 109 9.6        With related children under 5 years 56 30.6
Other services (except public administration) 55 4.8        
Public administration 126 11.1     Families with female householder, no husband present 96 58.5
        With related children under 18 years 81 70.4
             With related children under 5 years 30 78.9
CLASS OF WORKER         Individuals 978 26.8
Private wage and salary workers 668 58.8   18 years and over 684 24.9
Government workers 328 28.8        65 years and over 143 23.3
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business 130 11.4   Related children under 18 years 294 32.4
Unpaid family workers 11 1.0        Related children 5 to 17 years 233 32.8
        Unrelated individuals 15 years and over 263 48.0
             
 
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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