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DP-3. Profile of Selected Economic Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: New York 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 1,307,423 100.0     Households 739,167 100.0
In labor force 841,633 64.4   Less than $10,000 106,521 14.4
     Civilian labor force 841,491 64.4   $10,000 to $14,999 44,437 6.0
          Employed 770,283 58.9   $15,000 to $24,999 71,941 9.7
          Unemployed 71,208 5.4   $25,000 to $34,999 70,141 9.5
               Percent of civilian labor force 8.5 (X)   $35,000 to $49,999 90,586 12.3
     Armed Forces 142 0.0   $50,000 to $74,999 111,853 15.1
Not in labor force 465,790 35.6   $75,000 to $99,999 66,838 9.0
        $100,000 to $149,999 73,074 9.9
   Females 16 years and over 697,373 100.0   $150,000 to $199,999 34,555 4.7
In labor force 411,146 59.0   $200,000 or more 69,221 9.4
     Civilian labor force 411,083 58.9   Median household income (dollars) 47,030 (X)
          Employed 375,119 53.8        
             
  Own children under 6 years 81,256 100.0   With earnings 584,435 79.1
All parents in family in labor force 41,600 51.2        Mean earnings (dollars) 92,630 (X)
        With Social Security income 142,495 19.3
COMMUTING TO WORK            Mean Social Security income (dollars) 10,937 (X)
  Workers 16 years and over 753,114 100.0   With Supplemental Security Income 44,823 6.1
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone 57,150 7.6        Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars) 6,294 (X)
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled 25,604 3.4   With public assistance income 40,364 5.5
Public transportation (including taxicab) 449,013 59.6        Mean public assistance income (dollars) 3,704 (X)
Walked 164,934 21.9   With retirement income 72,495 9.8
Other means 12,560 1.7        Mean retirement income (dollars) 22,557 (X)
Worked at home 43,853 5.8        
Mean travel time to work (minutes) 30.5 (X)        
          Families 306,220 100.0
  Employed civilian population 16 years and over 770,283 100.0   Less than $10,000 38,486 12.6
OCCUPATION       $10,000 to $14,999 18,617 6.1
Management, professional, and related occupations 429,905 55.8   $15,000 to $24,999 32,942 10.8
Service occupations 95,778 12.4   $25,000 to $34,999 28,966 9.5
Sales and office occupations 180,692 23.5    $35,000 to $49,999 33,551 11.0
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations 186 0.0   $50,000 to $74,999 37,729 12.3
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations 17,609 2.3   $75,000 to $99,999 25,176 8.2
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations 46,113 6.0   $100,000 to $149,999 30,939 10.1
        150,000 to $199,999 17,176 5.6
        $200,000 or more 42,638 13.9
INDUSTRY       Median family income (dollars) 50,229 (X)
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 445 0.1   Per capita income (dollars) 42,922 (X)
Construction 13,097 1.7   Median earnings (dollars):    
Manufacturing 40,218 5.2   Male full-time, year-round workers 51,856 (X)
Wholesale trade 20,803 2.7   Female full-time, year-round workers 45,712 (X)
Retail trade 54,244 7.0   ______________________ _______ _______
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 21,139 2.7                 Subject Number below poverty level Percent below poverty level
Information 71,725 9.3   ______________________ _______ _______
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing 114,957 14.9   POVERTY STATUS IN 1999    
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services 140,154 18.2     Families 53,792 17.6
Educational, health and social services 152,003 19.7   With related children under 18 years 39,756 26.8
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services 81,328 10.6        With related children under 5 years 16,024 25.3
Other services (except public administration) 35,748 4.6        
Public administration 24,422 3.2     Families with female householder, no husband present 33,157 36.2
        With related children under 18 years 27,084 46.1
             With related children under 5 years 10,390 51.9
CLASS OF WORKER         Individuals 298,231 20.0
Private wage and salary workers 620,832 80.6   18 years and over 218,287 17.6
Government workers 78,073 10.1        65 years and over 34,290 18.9
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business 69,517 9.0   Related children under 18 years 78,616 31.8
Unpaid family workers 1,861 0.2        Related children 5 to 17 years 59,171 33.8
        Unrelated individuals 15 years and over 114,770 19.9
             
 
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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