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DP-3. Profile of Selected Economic Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Blackford 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 10,976 100.0     Households 5,680 100.0
In labor force 7,056 64.3   Less than $10,000 552 9.7
     Civilian labor force 7,056 64.3   $10,000 to $14,999 336 5.9
          Employed 6,746 61.5   $15,000 to $24,999 968 17.0
          Unemployed 310 2.8   $25,000 to $34,999 998 17.6
               Percent of civilian labor force 4.4 (X)   $35,000 to $49,999 1,127 19.8
     Armed Forces 0 0.0   $50,000 to $74,999 1,159 20.4
Not in labor force 3,920 35.7   $75,000 to $99,999 383 6.7
        $100,000 to $149,999 120 2.1
   Females 16 years and over 5,706 100.0   $150,000 to $199,999 18 0.3
In labor force 3,199 56.1   $200,000 or more 19 0.3
     Civilian labor force 3,199 56.1   Median household income (dollars) 34,760 (X)
          Employed 3,068 53.8        
             
  Own children under 6 years 1,099 100.0   With earnings 4,413 77.7
All parents in family in labor force 671 61.1        Mean earnings (dollars) 40,184 (X)
        With Social Security income 1,686 29.7
COMMUTING TO WORK            Mean Social Security income (dollars) 11,967 (X)
  Workers 16 years and over 6,569 100.0   With Supplemental Security Income 223 3.9
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone 5,429 82.6        Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars) 6,555 (X)
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled 712 10.8   With public assistance income 164 2.9
Public transportation (including taxicab) 19 0.3        Mean public assistance income (dollars) 3,707 (X)
Walked 107 1.6   With retirement income 1,080 19.0
Other means 43 0.7        Mean retirement income (dollars) 9,997 (X)
Worked at home 259 3.9        
Mean travel time to work (minutes) 23.4 (X)        
          Families 4,018 100.0
  Employed civilian population 16 years and over 6,746 100.0   Less than $10,000 161 4.0
OCCUPATION       $10,000 to $14,999 141 3.5
Management, professional, and related occupations 1,337 19.8   $15,000 to $24,999 501 12.5
Service occupations 797 11.8   $25,000 to $34,999 789 19.6
Sales and office occupations 1,404 20.8    $35,000 to $49,999 891 22.2
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations 33 0.5   $50,000 to $74,999 1,069 26.6
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations 715 10.6   $75,000 to $99,999 323 8.0
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations 2,460 36.5   $100,000 to $149,999 118 2.9
        150,000 to $199,999 6 0.1
        $200,000 or more 19 0.5
INDUSTRY       Median family income (dollars) 41,758 (X)
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 142 2.1   Per capita income (dollars) 16,543 (X)
Construction 326 4.8   Median earnings (dollars):    
Manufacturing 2,437 36.1   Male full-time, year-round workers 30,172 (X)
Wholesale trade 311 4.6   Female full-time, year-round workers 21,386 (X)
Retail trade 791 11.7   ______________________ _______ _______
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 280 4.2                 Subject Number below poverty level Percent below poverty level
Information 82 1.2   ______________________ _______ _______
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing 187 2.8   POVERTY STATUS IN 1999    
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services 229 3.4     Families 241 6.0
Educational, health and social services 1,116 16.5   With related children under 18 years 184 9.6
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services 295 4.4        With related children under 5 years 101 13.0
Other services (except public administration) 334 5.0        
Public administration 216 3.2     Families with female householder, no husband present 95 19.5
        With related children under 18 years 95 28.9
             With related children under 5 years 56 47.1
CLASS OF WORKER         Individuals 1,204 8.7
Private wage and salary workers 5,796 85.9   18 years and over 783 7.5
Government workers 640 9.5        65 years and over 177 8.6
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business 281 4.2   Related children under 18 years 421 12.3
Unpaid family workers 29 0.4        Related children 5 to 17 years 284 11.2
        Unrelated individuals 15 years and over 384 19.2
             
 
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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