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DP-3. Profile of Selected Economic Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Will 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 367,065 100.0     Households 167,602 100.0
In labor force 257,898 70.3   Less than $10,000 6,422 3.8
     Civilian labor force 257,749 70.2   $10,000 to $14,999 5,034 3.0
          Employed 246,431 67.1   $15,000 to $24,999 12,262 7.3
          Unemployed 11,318 3.1   $25,000 to $34,999 14,751 8.8
               Percent of civilian labor force 4.4 (X)   $35,000 to $49,999 23,838 14.2
     Armed Forces 149 0.0   $50,000 to $74,999 41,658 24.9
Not in labor force 109,167 29.7   $75,000 to $99,999 28,499 17.0
        $100,000 to $149,999 24,652 14.7
   Females 16 years and over 185,525 100.0   $150,000 to $199,999 5,978 3.6
In labor force 116,619 62.9   $200,000 or more 4,508 2.7
     Civilian labor force 116,610 62.9   Median household income (dollars) 62,238 (X)
          Employed 111,624 60.2        
             
  Own children under 6 years 49,075 100.0   With earnings 147,044 87.7
All parents in family in labor force 27,661 56.4        Mean earnings (dollars) 72,825 (X)
        With Social Security income 32,461 19.4
COMMUTING TO WORK            Mean Social Security income (dollars) 12,255 (X)
  Workers 16 years and over 241,887 100.0   With Supplemental Security Income 3,803 2.3
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone 200,514 82.9        Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars) 7,159 (X)
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled 20,075 8.3   With public assistance income 3,026 1.8
Public transportation (including taxicab) 9,832 4.1        Mean public assistance income (dollars) 3,076 (X)
Walked 2,727 1.1   With retirement income 22,586 13.5
Other means 1,704 0.7        Mean retirement income (dollars) 17,185 (X)
Worked at home 7,035 2.9        
Mean travel time to work (minutes) 32.0 (X)        
          Families 131,674 100.0
  Employed civilian population 16 years and over 246,431 100.0   Less than $10,000 2,866 2.2
OCCUPATION       $10,000 to $14,999 2,107 1.6
Management, professional, and related occupations 83,446 33.9   $15,000 to $24,999 6,366 4.8
Service occupations 29,471 12.0   $25,000 to $34,999 9,542 7.2
Sales and office occupations 70,006 28.4    $35,000 to $49,999 17,542 13.3
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations 369 0.1   $50,000 to $74,999 35,024 26.6
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations 27,607 11.2   $75,000 to $99,999 25,725 19.5
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations 35,532 14.4   $100,000 to $149,999 22,832 17.3
        150,000 to $199,999 5,565 4.2
        $200,000 or more 4,105 3.1
INDUSTRY       Median family income (dollars) 69,608 (X)
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 966 0.4   Per capita income (dollars) 24,613 (X)
Construction 20,209 8.2   Median earnings (dollars):    
Manufacturing 38,068 15.4   Male full-time, year-round workers 50,152 (X)
Wholesale trade 10,521 4.3   Female full-time, year-round workers 31,345 (X)
Retail trade 29,429 11.9   ______________________ _______ _______
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 18,441 7.5                 Subject Number below poverty level Percent below poverty level
Information 7,049 2.9   ______________________ _______ _______
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing 19,727 8.0   POVERTY STATUS IN 1999    
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services 23,207 9.4     Families 4,538 3.4
Educational, health and social services 43,396 17.6   With related children under 18 years 3,548 4.6
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services 16,597 6.7        With related children under 5 years 1,766 5.5
Other services (except public administration) 10,384 4.2        
Public administration 8,437 3.4     Families with female householder, no husband present 2,254 15.1
        With related children under 18 years 1,980 19.8
             With related children under 5 years 963 28.6
CLASS OF WORKER         Individuals 24,225 4.9
Private wage and salary workers 209,608 85.1   18 years and over 15,455 4.5
Government workers 26,446 10.7        65 years and over 2,160 5.5
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business 9,895 4.0   Related children under 18 years 8,356 5.6
Unpaid family workers 482 0.2        Related children 5 to 17 years 5,848 5.5
        Unrelated individuals 15 years and over 7,727 15.3
             
 
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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