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DP-3. Profile of Selected Economic Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Berrien 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 12,287 100.0     Households 6,263 100.0
In labor force 7,790 63.4   Less than $10,000 830 13.3
     Civilian labor force 7,679 62.5   $10,000 to $14,999 670 10.7
          Employed 7,335 59.7   $15,000 to $24,999 1,106 17.7
          Unemployed 344 2.8   $25,000 to $34,999 981 15.7
               Percent of civilian labor force 4.5 (X)   $35,000 to $49,999 1,259 20.1
     Armed Forces 111 0.9   $50,000 to $74,999 851 13.6
Not in labor force 4,497 36.6   $75,000 to $99,999 315 5.0
        $100,000 to $149,999 121 1.9
   Females 16 years and over 6,372 100.0   $150,000 to $199,999 56 0.9
In labor force 3,474 54.5   $200,000 or more 74 1.2
     Civilian labor force 3,460 54.3   Median household income (dollars) 30,044 (X)
          Employed 3,257 51.1        
             
  Own children under 6 years 1,440 100.0   With earnings 4,883 78.0
All parents in family in labor force 911 63.3        Mean earnings (dollars) 42,535 (X)
        With Social Security income 1,777 28.4
COMMUTING TO WORK            Mean Social Security income (dollars) 8,827 (X)
  Workers 16 years and over 7,286 100.0   With Supplemental Security Income 463 7.4
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone 5,816 79.8        Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars) 6,173 (X)
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled 1,033 14.2   With public assistance income 261 4.2
Public transportation (including taxicab) 46 0.6        Mean public assistance income (dollars) 1,440 (X)
Walked 56 0.8   With retirement income 979 15.6
Other means 124 1.7        Mean retirement income (dollars) 13,637 (X)
Worked at home 211 2.9        
Mean travel time to work (minutes) 21.9 (X)        
          Families 4,540 100.0
  Employed civilian population 16 years and over 7,335 100.0   Less than $10,000 391 8.6
OCCUPATION       $10,000 to $14,999 469 10.3
Management, professional, and related occupations 1,630 22.2   $15,000 to $24,999 719 15.8
Service occupations 957 13.0   $25,000 to $34,999 714 15.7
Sales and office occupations 1,789 24.4    $35,000 to $49,999 1,000 22.0
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations 158 2.2   $50,000 to $74,999 719 15.8
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations 925 12.6   $75,000 to $99,999 304 6.7
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations 1,876 25.6   $100,000 to $149,999 109 2.4
        150,000 to $199,999 56 1.2
        $200,000 or more 59 1.3
INDUSTRY       Median family income (dollars) 34,643 (X)
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 371 5.1   Per capita income (dollars) 16,375 (X)
Construction 453 6.2   Median earnings (dollars):    
Manufacturing 1,694 23.1   Male full-time, year-round workers 25,559 (X)
Wholesale trade 304 4.1   Female full-time, year-round workers 19,790 (X)
Retail trade 1,146 15.6   ______________________ _______ _______
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 346 4.7                 Subject Number below poverty level Percent below poverty level
Information 49 0.7   ______________________ _______ _______
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing 282 3.8   POVERTY STATUS IN 1999    
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services 342 4.7     Families 663 14.6
Educational, health and social services 1,316 17.9   With related children under 18 years 509 21.0
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services 368 5.0        With related children under 5 years 246 23.1
Other services (except public administration) 334 4.6        
Public administration 330 4.5     Families with female householder, no husband present 288 40.1
        With related children under 18 years 262 47.7
             With related children under 5 years 104 52.0
CLASS OF WORKER         Individuals 2,827 17.7
Private wage and salary workers 5,630 76.8   18 years and over 1,720 14.7
Government workers 1,079 14.7        65 years and over 245 13.0
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business 600 8.2   Related children under 18 years 1,082 25.4
Unpaid family workers 26 0.4        Related children 5 to 17 years 767 25.1
        Unrelated individuals 15 years and over 620 27.5
             
 
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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