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DP-3. Profile of Selected Economic Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Hampden 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 350,913 100.0     Households 175,475 100.0
In labor force 218,853 62.4   Less than $10,000 20,917 11.9
     Civilian labor force 218,413 62.2   $10,000 to $14,999 13,099 7.5
          Employed 206,062 58.7   $15,000 to $24,999 22,656 12.9
          Unemployed 12,351 3.5   $25,000 to $34,999 21,898 12.5
               Percent of civilian labor force 5.7 (X)   $35,000 to $49,999 27,986 15.9
     Armed Forces 440 0.1   $50,000 to $74,999 35,498 20.2
Not in labor force 132,060 37.6   $75,000 to $99,999 17,911 10.2
        $100,000 to $149,999 10,935 6.2
   Females 16 years and over 186,572 100.0   $150,000 to $199,999 2,290 1.3
In labor force 105,817 56.7   $200,000 or more 2,285 1.3
     Civilian labor force 105,761 56.7   Median household income (dollars) 39,718 (X)
          Employed 100,176 53.7        
             
  Own children under 6 years 34,442 100.0   With earnings 132,587 75.6
All parents in family in labor force 20,249 58.8        Mean earnings (dollars) 52,498 (X)
        With Social Security income 52,641 30.0
COMMUTING TO WORK            Mean Social Security income (dollars) 10,711 (X)
  Workers 16 years and over 202,127 100.0   With Supplemental Security Income 12,391 7.1
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone 164,590 81.4        Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars) 6,523 (X)
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled 20,891 10.3   With public assistance income 9,480 5.4
Public transportation (including taxicab) 4,978 2.5        Mean public assistance income (dollars) 4,100 (X)
Walked 5,997 3.0   With retirement income 31,526 18.0
Other means 1,417 0.7        Mean retirement income (dollars) 14,530 (X)
Worked at home 4,254 2.1        
Mean travel time to work (minutes) 21.8 (X)        
          Families 116,570 100.0
  Employed civilian population 16 years and over 206,062 100.0   Less than $10,000 8,825 7.6
OCCUPATION       $10,000 to $14,999 5,677 4.9
Management, professional, and related occupations 63,795 31.0   $15,000 to $24,999 12,236 10.5
Service occupations 34,475 16.7   $25,000 to $34,999 13,519 11.6
Sales and office occupations 55,142 26.8    $35,000 to $49,999 18,816 16.1
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations 503 0.2   $50,000 to $74,999 28,338 24.3
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations 16,572 8.0   $75,000 to $99,999 15,312 13.1
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations 35,575 17.3   $100,000 to $149,999 9,819 8.4
        150,000 to $199,999 2,068 1.8
        $200,000 or more 1,960 1.7
INDUSTRY       Median family income (dollars) 49,257 (X)
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 847 0.4   Per capita income (dollars) 19,541 (X)
Construction 9,322 4.5   Median earnings (dollars):    
Manufacturing 33,999 16.5   Male full-time, year-round workers 37,676 (X)
Wholesale trade 7,787 3.8   Female full-time, year-round workers 27,621 (X)
Retail trade 25,587 12.4   ______________________ _______ _______
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 12,327 6.0                 Subject Number below poverty level Percent below poverty level
Information 5,100 2.5   ______________________ _______ _______
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing 14,577 7.1   POVERTY STATUS IN 1999    
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services 13,211 6.4     Families 13,344 11.4
Educational, health and social services 48,805 23.7   With related children under 18 years 11,428 18.7
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services 14,704 7.1        With related children under 5 years 5,709 24.4
Other services (except public administration) 9,686 4.7        
Public administration 10,110 4.9     Families with female householder, no husband present 8,928 32.9
        With related children under 18 years 8,255 42.5
             With related children under 5 years 4,275 58.5
CLASS OF WORKER         Individuals 65,024 14.7
Private wage and salary workers 159,777 77.5   18 years and over 38,227 11.8
Government workers 35,094 17.0        65 years and over 5,952 9.6
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business 10,804 5.2   Related children under 18 years 26,105 22.7
Unpaid family workers 387 0.2        Related children 5 to 17 years 18,306 21.3
        Unrelated individuals 15 years and over 18,475 23.1
             
 
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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