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: Vermilion Parish
[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 40,504 100.0     Households 19,836 100.0
In labor force 22,724 56.1   Less than $10,000 3,604 18.2
     Civilian labor force 22,697 56.0   $10,000 to $14,999 1,791 9.0
          Employed 21,103 52.1   $15,000 to $24,999 3,337 16.8
          Unemployed 1,594 3.9   $25,000 to $34,999 2,619 13.2
               Percent of civilian labor force 7.0 (X)   $35,000 to $49,999 3,115 15.7
     Armed Forces 27 0.1   $50,000 to $74,999 3,248 16.4
Not in labor force 17,780 43.9   $75,000 to $99,999 1,194 6.0
        $100,000 to $149,999 658 3.3
   Females 16 years and over 21,391 100.0   $150,000 to $199,999 152 0.8
In labor force 9,958 46.6   $200,000 or more 118 0.6
     Civilian labor force 9,958 46.6   Median household income (dollars) 29,500 (X)
          Employed 9,240 43.2        
             
  Own children under 6 years 4,492 100.0   With earnings 14,800 74.6
All parents in family in labor force 2,489 55.4        Mean earnings (dollars) 39,345 (X)
        With Social Security income 5,793 29.2
COMMUTING TO WORK            Mean Social Security income (dollars) 9,300 (X)
  Workers 16 years and over 20,675 100.0   With Supplemental Security Income 1,502 7.6
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone 16,889 81.7        Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars) 5,339 (X)
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled 2,417 11.7   With public assistance income 673 3.4
Public transportation (including taxicab) 130 0.6        Mean public assistance income (dollars) 1,636 (X)
Walked 406 2.0   With retirement income 2,427 12.2
Other means 425 2.1        Mean retirement income (dollars) 13,251 (X)
Worked at home 408 2.0        
Mean travel time to work (minutes) 29.4 (X)        
          Families 14,511 100.0
  Employed civilian population 16 years and over 21,103 100.0   Less than $10,000 1,719 11.8
OCCUPATION       $10,000 to $14,999 1,112 7.7
Management, professional, and related occupations 4,952 23.5   $15,000 to $24,999 2,241 15.4
Service occupations 3,110 14.7   $25,000 to $34,999 1,982 13.7
Sales and office occupations 5,452 25.8    $35,000 to $49,999 2,600 17.9
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations 351 1.7   $50,000 to $74,999 2,894 19.9
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations 3,059 14.5   $75,000 to $99,999 1,085 7.5
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations 4,179 19.8   $100,000 to $149,999 630 4.3
        150,000 to $199,999 142 1.0
        $200,000 or more 106 0.7
INDUSTRY       Median family income (dollars) 36,093 (X)
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 3,435 16.3   Per capita income (dollars) 14,201 (X)
Construction 1,660 7.9   Median earnings (dollars):    
Manufacturing 1,410 6.7   Male full-time, year-round workers 31,044 (X)
Wholesale trade 773 3.7   Female full-time, year-round workers 18,710 (X)
Retail trade 2,785 13.2   ______________________ _______ _______
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 1,291 6.1                 Subject Number below poverty level Percent below poverty level
Information 398 1.9   ______________________ _______ _______
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing 1,190 5.6   POVERTY STATUS IN 1999    
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services 1,169 5.5     Families 2,523 17.4
Educational, health and social services 3,793 18.0   With related children under 18 years 1,985 24.5
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services 1,212 5.7        With related children under 5 years 886 28.2
Other services (except public administration) 1,032 4.9        
Public administration 955 4.5     Families with female householder, no husband present 1,215 46.6
        With related children under 18 years 1,051 58.2
             With related children under 5 years 431 65.7
CLASS OF WORKER         Individuals 11,681 22.1
Private wage and salary workers 16,073 76.2   18 years and over 7,156 18.9
Government workers 3,012 14.3        65 years and over 1,449 21.4
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business 1,905 9.0   Related children under 18 years 4,462 30.0
Unpaid family workers 113 0.5        Related children 5 to 17 years 3,287 29.8
        Unrelated individuals 15 years and over 2,709 38.4
             
 
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. #