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DP-3. Profile of Selected Economic Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Cobb 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 466,947 100.0     Households 227,590 100.0
In labor force 343,473 73.6   Less than $10,000 10,036 4.4
     Civilian labor force 342,248 73.3   $10,000 to $14,999 6,652 2.9
          Employed 329,136 70.5   $15,000 to $24,999 17,689 7.8
          Unemployed 13,112 2.8   $25,000 to $34,999 23,608 10.4
               Percent of civilian labor force 3.8 (X)   $35,000 to $49,999 35,605 15.6
     Armed Forces 1,225 0.3   $50,000 to $74,999 51,539 22.6
Not in labor force 123,474 26.4   $75,000 to $99,999 33,874 14.9
        $100,000 to $149,999 31,103 13.7
   Females 16 years and over 238,303 100.0   $150,000 to $199,999 9,182 4.0
In labor force 157,507 66.1   $200,000 or more 8,302 3.6
     Civilian labor force 157,319 66.0   Median household income (dollars) 58,289 (X)
          Employed 150,712 63.2        
             
  Own children under 6 years 50,105 100.0   With earnings 206,370 90.7
All parents in family in labor force 28,379 56.6        Mean earnings (dollars) 71,763 (X)
        With Social Security income 33,767 14.8
COMMUTING TO WORK            Mean Social Security income (dollars) 12,004 (X)
  Workers 16 years and over 325,412 100.0   With Supplemental Security Income 4,057 1.8
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone 262,772 80.8        Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars) 6,619 (X)
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled 39,081 12.0   With public assistance income 2,717 1.2
Public transportation (including taxicab) 4,119 1.3        Mean public assistance income (dollars) 2,834 (X)
Walked 3,319 1.0   With retirement income 27,897 12.3
Other means 2,886 0.9        Mean retirement income (dollars) 18,773 (X)
Worked at home 13,235 4.1        
Mean travel time to work (minutes) 31.3 (X)        
          Families 157,937 100.0
  Employed civilian population 16 years and over 329,136 100.0   Less than $10,000 4,310 2.7
OCCUPATION       $10,000 to $14,999 3,275 2.1
Management, professional, and related occupations 139,394 42.4   $15,000 to $24,999 9,761 6.2
Service occupations 34,860 10.6   $25,000 to $34,999 13,114 8.3
Sales and office occupations 98,827 30.0    $35,000 to $49,999 21,277 13.5
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations 474 0.1   $50,000 to $74,999 36,647 23.2
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations 28,769 8.7   $75,000 to $99,999 26,951 17.1
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations 26,812 8.1   $100,000 to $149,999 26,824 17.0
        150,000 to $199,999 8,253 5.2
        $200,000 or more 7,525 4.8
INDUSTRY       Median family income (dollars) 67,649 (X)
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 771 0.2   Per capita income (dollars) 27,863 (X)
Construction 24,962 7.6   Median earnings (dollars):    
Manufacturing 33,019 10.0   Male full-time, year-round workers 45,362 (X)
Wholesale trade 15,779 4.8   Female full-time, year-round workers 33,453 (X)
Retail trade 42,841 13.0   ______________________ _______ _______
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 18,472 5.6                 Subject Number below poverty level Percent below poverty level
Information 17,174 5.2   ______________________ _______ _______
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing 29,580 9.0   POVERTY STATUS IN 1999    
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services 49,539 15.1     Families 6,969 4.4
Educational, health and social services 49,522 15.0   With related children under 18 years 5,370 6.1
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services 22,686 6.9        With related children under 5 years 2,688 7.8
Other services (except public administration) 14,191 4.3        
Public administration 10,600 3.2     Families with female householder, no husband present 3,206 13.8
        With related children under 18 years 2,869 17.9
             With related children under 5 years 1,211 26.2
CLASS OF WORKER         Individuals 38,910 6.5
Private wage and salary workers 278,732 84.7   18 years and over 27,315 6.1
Government workers 32,453 9.9        65 years and over 2,782 6.8
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business 17,271 5.2   Related children under 18 years 10,934 7.1
Unpaid family workers 680 0.2        Related children 5 to 17 years 7,551 6.7
        Unrelated individuals 15 years and over 15,516 14.7
             
 
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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