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DP-3. Profile of Selected Economic Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Elko 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 32,399 100.0     Households 15,689 100.0
In labor force 22,924 70.8   Less than $10,000 1,047 6.7
     Civilian labor force 22,918 70.7   $10,000 to $14,999 780 5.0
          Employed 21,613 66.7   $15,000 to $24,999 1,615 10.3
          Unemployed 1,305 4.0   $25,000 to $34,999 1,980 12.6
               Percent of civilian labor force 5.7 (X)   $35,000 to $49,999 2,729 17.4
     Armed Forces 6 0.0   $50,000 to $74,999 4,353 27.7
Not in labor force 9,475 29.2   $75,000 to $99,999 1,830 11.7
        $100,000 to $149,999 1,097 7.0
   Females 16 years and over 15,473 100.0   $150,000 to $199,999 177 1.1
In labor force 9,652 62.4   $200,000 or more 81 0.5
     Civilian labor force 9,652 62.4   Median household income (dollars) 48,383 (X)
          Employed 9,051 58.5        
             
  Own children under 6 years 4,329 100.0   With earnings 14,131 90.1
All parents in family in labor force 2,324 53.7        Mean earnings (dollars) 51,847 (X)
        With Social Security income 2,561 16.3
COMMUTING TO WORK            Mean Social Security income (dollars) 10,710 (X)
  Workers 16 years and over 21,278 100.0   With Supplemental Security Income 308 2.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone 13,665 64.2        Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars) 5,682 (X)
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled 3,846 18.1   With public assistance income 276 1.8
Public transportation (including taxicab) 1,877 8.8        Mean public assistance income (dollars) 3,111 (X)
Walked 1,132 5.3   With retirement income 1,545 9.8
Other means 235 1.1        Mean retirement income (dollars) 13,810 (X)
Worked at home 523 2.5        
Mean travel time to work (minutes) 25.2 (X)        
          Families 11,581 100.0
  Employed civilian population 16 years and over 21,613 100.0   Less than $10,000 431 3.7
OCCUPATION       $10,000 to $14,999 447 3.9
Management, professional, and related occupations 5,107 23.6   $15,000 to $24,999 1,079 9.3
Service occupations 4,822 22.3   $25,000 to $34,999 1,359 11.7
Sales and office occupations 4,576 21.2    $35,000 to $49,999 1,998 17.3
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations 279 1.3   $50,000 to $74,999 3,532 30.5
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations 4,468 20.7   $75,000 to $99,999 1,612 13.9
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations 2,361 10.9   $100,000 to $149,999 915 7.9
        150,000 to $199,999 149 1.3
        $200,000 or more 59 0.5
INDUSTRY       Median family income (dollars) 52,206 (X)
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 4,772 22.1   Per capita income (dollars) 18,482 (X)
Construction 1,731 8.0   Median earnings (dollars):    
Manufacturing 310 1.4   Male full-time, year-round workers 41,322 (X)
Wholesale trade 590 2.7   Female full-time, year-round workers 24,653 (X)
Retail trade 2,033 9.4   ______________________ _______ _______
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 736 3.4                 Subject Number below poverty level Percent below poverty level
Information 300 1.4   ______________________ _______ _______
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing 628 2.9   POVERTY STATUS IN 1999    
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services 879 4.1     Families 813 7.0
Educational, health and social services 2,942 13.6   With related children under 18 years 628 8.8
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services 4,792 22.2        With related children under 5 years 384 13.1
Other services (except public administration) 834 3.9        
Public administration 1,066 4.9     Families with female householder, no husband present 303 23.9
        With related children under 18 years 269 28.4
             With related children under 5 years 153 46.8
CLASS OF WORKER         Individuals 3,947 8.9
Private wage and salary workers 17,018 78.7   18 years and over 2,511 8.3
Government workers 3,391 15.7        65 years and over 204 7.6
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business 1,104 5.1   Related children under 18 years 1,356 9.5
Unpaid family workers 100 0.5        Related children 5 to 17 years 849 8.1
        Unrelated individuals 15 years and over 1,139 18.9
             
 
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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