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DP-3. Profile of Selected Economic Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Ellis 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 22,244 100.0     Households 11,204 100.0
In labor force 15,558 69.9   Less than $10,000 1,404 12.5
     Civilian labor force 15,526 69.8   $10,000 to $14,999 1,024 9.1
          Employed 14,882 66.9   $15,000 to $24,999 1,775 15.8
          Unemployed 644 2.9   $25,000 to $34,999 1,668 14.9
               Percent of civilian labor force 4.1 (X)   $35,000 to $49,999 1,926 17.2
     Armed Forces 32 0.1   $50,000 to $74,999 1,940 17.3
Not in labor force 6,686 30.1   $75,000 to $99,999 753 6.7
        $100,000 to $149,999 409 3.7
   Females 16 years and over 11,403 100.0   $150,000 to $199,999 168 1.5
In labor force 7,600 66.6   $200,000 or more 137 1.2
     Civilian labor force 7,600 66.6   Median household income (dollars) 32,339 (X)
          Employed 7,230 63.4        
             
  Own children under 6 years 1,728 100.0   With earnings 9,138 81.6
All parents in family in labor force 1,380 79.9        Mean earnings (dollars) 43,225 (X)
        With Social Security income 2,822 25.2
COMMUTING TO WORK            Mean Social Security income (dollars) 11,398 (X)
  Workers 16 years and over 14,764 100.0   With Supplemental Security Income 227 2.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone 12,395 84.0        Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars) 7,070 (X)
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled 1,273 8.6   With public assistance income 193 1.7
Public transportation (including taxicab) 7 0.0        Mean public assistance income (dollars) 1,649 (X)
Walked 584 4.0   With retirement income 1,059 9.5
Other means 129 0.9        Mean retirement income (dollars) 16,642 (X)
Worked at home 376 2.5        
Mean travel time to work (minutes) 13.8 (X)        
          Families 6,840 100.0
  Employed civilian population 16 years and over 14,882 100.0   Less than $10,000 299 4.4
OCCUPATION       $10,000 to $14,999 313 4.6
Management, professional, and related occupations 4,944 33.2   $15,000 to $24,999 845 12.4
Service occupations 2,701 18.1   $25,000 to $34,999 965 14.1
Sales and office occupations 4,169 28.0    $35,000 to $49,999 1,488 21.8
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations 151 1.0   $50,000 to $74,999 1,684 24.6
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations 1,328 8.9   $75,000 to $99,999 631 9.2
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations 1,589 10.7   $100,000 to $149,999 380 5.6
        150,000 to $199,999 107 1.6
        $200,000 or more 128 1.9
INDUSTRY       Median family income (dollars) 44,498 (X)
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 820 5.5   Per capita income (dollars) 18,259 (X)
Construction 690 4.6   Median earnings (dollars):    
Manufacturing 953 6.4   Male full-time, year-round workers 29,885 (X)
Wholesale trade 325 2.2   Female full-time, year-round workers 21,269 (X)
Retail trade 2,013 13.5   ______________________ _______ _______
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 681 4.6                 Subject Number below poverty level Percent below poverty level
Information 340 2.3   ______________________ _______ _______
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing 573 3.9   POVERTY STATUS IN 1999    
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services 1,166 7.8     Families 448 6.5
Educational, health and social services 4,490 30.2   With related children under 18 years 319 9.2
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services 1,449 9.7        With related children under 5 years 99 7.4
Other services (except public administration) 686 4.6        
Public administration 696 4.7     Families with female householder, no husband present 244 25.3
        With related children under 18 years 220 32.4
             With related children under 5 years 66 35.5
CLASS OF WORKER         Individuals 3,389 12.9
Private wage and salary workers 10,427 70.1   18 years and over 2,785 13.8
Government workers 3,179 21.4        65 years and over 367 10.0
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business 1,205 8.1   Related children under 18 years 550 9.2
Unpaid family workers 71 0.5        Related children 5 to 17 years 430 9.7
        Unrelated individuals 15 years and over 2,124 35.2
             
 
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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