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DP-3. Profile of Selected Economic Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Knox 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 7,278 100.0     Households 3,800 100.0
In labor force 4,541 62.4   Less than $10,000 542 14.3
     Civilian labor force 4,541 62.4   $10,000 to $14,999 419 11.0
          Employed 4,374 60.1   $15,000 to $24,999 771 20.3
          Unemployed 167 2.3   $25,000 to $34,999 658 17.3
               Percent of civilian labor force 3.7 (X)   $35,000 to $49,999 652 17.2
     Armed Forces 0 0.0   $50,000 to $74,999 530 13.9
Not in labor force 2,737 37.6   $75,000 to $99,999 134 3.5
        $100,000 to $149,999 67 1.8
   Females 16 years and over 3,743 100.0   $150,000 to $199,999 11 0.3
In labor force 2,107 56.3   $200,000 or more 16 0.4
     Civilian labor force 2,107 56.3   Median household income (dollars) 27,564 (X)
          Employed 2,051 54.8        
             
  Own children under 6 years 613 100.0   With earnings 2,787 73.3
All parents in family in labor force 465 75.9        Mean earnings (dollars) 32,622 (X)
        With Social Security income 1,520 40.0
COMMUTING TO WORK            Mean Social Security income (dollars) 9,695 (X)
  Workers 16 years and over 4,339 100.0   With Supplemental Security Income 150 3.9
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone 2,953 68.1        Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars) 4,699 (X)
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled 467 10.8   With public assistance income 134 3.5
Public transportation (including taxicab) 0 0.0        Mean public assistance income (dollars) 3,004 (X)
Walked 347 8.0   With retirement income 365 9.6
Other means 38 0.9        Mean retirement income (dollars) 10,402 (X)
Worked at home 534 12.3        
Mean travel time to work (minutes) 17.3 (X)        
          Families 2,590 100.0
  Employed civilian population 16 years and over 4,374 100.0   Less than $10,000 206 8.0
OCCUPATION       $10,000 to $14,999 181 7.0
Management, professional, and related occupations 1,590 36.4   $15,000 to $24,999 464 17.9
Service occupations 722 16.5   $25,000 to $34,999 487 18.8
Sales and office occupations 799 18.3    $35,000 to $49,999 548 21.2
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations 245 5.6   $50,000 to $74,999 496 19.2
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations 527 12.0   $75,000 to $99,999 130 5.0
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations 491 11.2   $100,000 to $149,999 59 2.3
        150,000 to $199,999 9 0.3
        $200,000 or more 10 0.4
INDUSTRY       Median family income (dollars) 34,073 (X)
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 864 19.8   Per capita income (dollars) 13,971 (X)
Construction 292 6.7   Median earnings (dollars):    
Manufacturing 264 6.0   Male full-time, year-round workers 23,373 (X)
Wholesale trade 169 3.9   Female full-time, year-round workers 18,319 (X)
Retail trade 468 10.7   ______________________ _______ _______
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 177 4.0                 Subject Number below poverty level Percent below poverty level
Information 75 1.7   ______________________ _______ _______
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing 168 3.8   POVERTY STATUS IN 1999    
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services 122 2.8     Families 325 12.5
Educational, health and social services 1,165 26.6   With related children under 18 years 208 18.1
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services 178 4.1        With related children under 5 years 101 23.1
Other services (except public administration) 227 5.2        
Public administration 205 4.7     Families with female householder, no husband present 72 37.3
        With related children under 18 years 57 45.2
             With related children under 5 years 32 64.0
CLASS OF WORKER         Individuals 1,426 15.6
Private wage and salary workers 2,627 60.1   18 years and over 926 13.7
Government workers 723 16.5        65 years and over 263 13.5
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business 947 21.7   Related children under 18 years 483 20.4
Unpaid family workers 77 1.8        Related children 5 to 17 years 360 19.6
        Unrelated individuals 15 years and over 330 23.5
             
 
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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