Skip directly to search Skip directly to A to Z list Skip directly to navigation Skip directly to site content Skip directly to page options
CDC Home

DP-3. Profile of Selected Economic Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Forsyth 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 73,145 100.0     Households 34,603 100.0
In labor force 52,904 72.3   Less than $10,000 1,494 4.3
     Civilian labor force 52,875 72.3   $10,000 to $14,999 997 2.9
          Employed 51,779 70.8   $15,000 to $24,999 2,291 6.6
          Unemployed 1,096 1.5   $25,000 to $34,999 2,675 7.7
               Percent of civilian labor force 2.1 (X)   $35,000 to $49,999 4,285 12.4
     Armed Forces 29 0.0   $50,000 to $74,999 7,354 21.3
Not in labor force 20,241 27.7   $75,000 to $99,999 6,081 17.6
        $100,000 to $149,999 5,824 16.8
   Females 16 years and over 36,222 100.0   $150,000 to $199,999 1,962 5.7
In labor force 22,351 61.7   $200,000 or more 1,640 4.7
     Civilian labor force 22,351 61.7   Median household income (dollars) 68,890 (X)
          Employed 21,766 60.1        
             
  Own children under 6 years 10,887 100.0   With earnings 31,112 89.9
All parents in family in labor force 5,644 51.8        Mean earnings (dollars) 81,518 (X)
        With Social Security income 5,864 16.9
COMMUTING TO WORK            Mean Social Security income (dollars) 11,315 (X)
  Workers 16 years and over 51,224 100.0   With Supplemental Security Income 816 2.4
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone 41,780 81.6        Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars) 6,216 (X)
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled 5,716 11.2   With public assistance income 308 0.9
Public transportation (including taxicab) 261 0.5        Mean public assistance income (dollars) 2,920 (X)
Walked 318 0.6   With retirement income 4,632 13.4
Other means 397 0.8        Mean retirement income (dollars) 18,602 (X)
Worked at home 2,752 5.4        
Mean travel time to work (minutes) 33.2 (X)        
          Families 28,388 100.0
  Employed civilian population 16 years and over 51,779 100.0   Less than $10,000 677 2.4
OCCUPATION       $10,000 to $14,999 607 2.1
Management, professional, and related occupations 21,286 41.1   $15,000 to $24,999 1,448 5.1
Service occupations 4,811 9.3   $25,000 to $34,999 1,931 6.8
Sales and office occupations 15,049 29.1    $35,000 to $49,999 3,418 12.0
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations 248 0.5   $50,000 to $74,999 6,296 22.2
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations 5,677 11.0   $75,000 to $99,999 5,366 18.9
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations 4,708 9.1   $100,000 to $149,999 5,403 19.0
        150,000 to $199,999 1,752 6.2
        $200,000 or more 1,490 5.2
INDUSTRY       Median family income (dollars) 74,003 (X)
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 422 0.8   Per capita income (dollars) 29,114 (X)
Construction 5,460 10.5   Median earnings (dollars):    
Manufacturing 7,111 13.7   Male full-time, year-round workers 50,862 (X)
Wholesale trade 2,740 5.3   Female full-time, year-round workers 32,112 (X)
Retail trade 6,615 12.8   ______________________ _______ _______
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 2,340 4.5                 Subject Number below poverty level Percent below poverty level
Information 2,690 5.2   ______________________ _______ _______
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing 4,589 8.9   POVERTY STATUS IN 1999    
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services 6,874 13.3     Families 1,102 3.9
Educational, health and social services 6,739 13.0   With related children under 18 years 697 4.6
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services 2,717 5.2        With related children under 5 years 365 5.0
Other services (except public administration) 2,185 4.2        
Public administration 1,297 2.5     Families with female householder, no husband present 362 15.7
        With related children under 18 years 240 18.1
             With related children under 5 years 82 21.8
CLASS OF WORKER         Individuals 5,382 5.5
Private wage and salary workers 43,724 84.4   18 years and over 3,792 5.4
Government workers 4,577 8.8        65 years and over 689 10.2
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business 3,381 6.5   Related children under 18 years 1,523 5.6
Unpaid family workers 97 0.2        Related children 5 to 17 years 1,014 5.7
        Unrelated individuals 15 years and over 1,710 18.4
             
 
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.

USA.gov: The U.S. Government's Official Web PortalDepartment of Health and Human Services
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention   1600 Clifton Rd. Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
800-CDC-INFO (800-232-4636) TTY: (888) 232-6348 - Contact CDC-INFO

A-Z Index

  1. A
  2. B
  3. C
  4. D
  5. E
  6. F
  7. G
  8. H
  9. I
  10. J
  11. K
  12. L
  13. M
  14. N
  15. O
  16. P
  17. Q
  18. R
  19. S
  20. T
  21. U
  22. V
  23. W
  24. X
  25. Y
  26. Z
  27. #