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DP-3. Profile of Selected Economic Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Chatham 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 180,093 100.0     Households 89,863 100.0
In labor force 113,087 62.8   Less than $10,000 11,088 12.3
     Civilian labor force 108,791 60.4   $10,000 to $14,999 6,647 7.4
          Employed 102,196 56.7   $15,000 to $24,999 12,977 14.4
          Unemployed 6,595 3.7   $25,000 to $34,999 11,191 12.5
               Percent of civilian labor force 6.1 (X)   $35,000 to $49,999 15,040 16.7
     Armed Forces 4,296 2.4   $50,000 to $74,999 15,322 17.1
Not in labor force 67,006 37.2   $75,000 to $99,999 8,223 9.2
        $100,000 to $149,999 5,322 5.9
   Females 16 years and over 94,737 100.0   $150,000 to $199,999 1,507 1.7
In labor force 54,800 57.8   $200,000 or more 2,546 2.8
     Civilian labor force 54,099 57.1   Median household income (dollars) 37,752 (X)
          Employed 50,687 53.5        
             
  Own children under 6 years 17,079 100.0   With earnings 70,996 79.0
All parents in family in labor force 11,104 65.0        Mean earnings (dollars) 51,247 (X)
        With Social Security income 24,772 27.6
COMMUTING TO WORK            Mean Social Security income (dollars) 11,341 (X)
  Workers 16 years and over 104,853 100.0   With Supplemental Security Income 4,205 4.7
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone 80,088 76.4        Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars) 6,009 (X)
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled 14,099 13.4   With public assistance income 2,890 3.2
Public transportation (including taxicab) 3,317 3.2        Mean public assistance income (dollars) 2,180 (X)
Walked 2,989 2.9   With retirement income 15,962 17.8
Other means 1,723 1.6        Mean retirement income (dollars) 21,204 (X)
Worked at home 2,637 2.5        
Mean travel time to work (minutes) 22.3 (X)        
          Families 59,750 100.0
  Employed civilian population 16 years and over 102,196 100.0   Less than $10,000 4,428 7.4
OCCUPATION       $10,000 to $14,999 3,152 5.3
Management, professional, and related occupations 32,979 32.3   $15,000 to $24,999 7,367 12.3
Service occupations 17,210 16.8   $25,000 to $34,999 7,087 11.9
Sales and office occupations 27,836 27.2    $35,000 to $49,999 10,564 17.7
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations 217 0.2   $50,000 to $74,999 11,944 20.0
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations 10,705 10.5   $75,000 to $99,999 6,871 11.5
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations 13,249 13.0   $100,000 to $149,999 4,683 7.8
        150,000 to $199,999 1,368 2.3
        $200,000 or more 2,286 3.8
INDUSTRY       Median family income (dollars) 46,125 (X)
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 267 0.3   Per capita income (dollars) 21,152 (X)
Construction 7,825 7.7   Median earnings (dollars):    
Manufacturing 11,001 10.8   Male full-time, year-round workers 35,132 (X)
Wholesale trade 3,068 3.0   Female full-time, year-round workers 24,686 (X)
Retail trade 13,126 12.8   ______________________ _______ _______
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 6,125 6.0                 Subject Number below poverty level Percent below poverty level
Information 2,397 2.3   ______________________ _______ _______
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing 5,533 5.4   POVERTY STATUS IN 1999    
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services 8,148 8.0     Families 7,031 11.8
Educational, health and social services 22,313 21.8   With related children under 18 years 5,777 18.5
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services 11,783 11.5        With related children under 5 years 2,689 21.8
Other services (except public administration) 5,568 5.4        
Public administration 5,042 4.9     Families with female householder, no husband present 4,742 32.1
        With related children under 18 years 4,269 40.0
             With related children under 5 years 2,008 49.5
CLASS OF WORKER         Individuals 35,043 15.6
Private wage and salary workers 79,964 78.2   18 years and over 22,291 13.3
Government workers 15,725 15.4        65 years and over 3,360 11.5
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business 6,315 6.2   Related children under 18 years 12,586 22.1
Unpaid family workers 192 0.2        Related children 5 to 17 years 8,840 21.1
        Unrelated individuals 15 years and over 10,719 25.9
             
 
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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