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DP-3. Profile of Selected Economic Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Suffolk 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 1,086,848 100.0     Households 469,535 100.0
In labor force 711,625 65.5   Less than $10,000 21,180 4.5
     Civilian labor force 711,026 65.4   $10,000 to $14,999 16,421 3.5
          Employed 683,062 62.8   $15,000 to $24,999 34,146 7.3
          Unemployed 27,964 2.6   $25,000 to $34,999 37,991 8.1
               Percent of civilian labor force 3.9 (X)   $35,000 to $49,999 60,667 12.9
     Armed Forces 599 0.1   $50,000 to $74,999 101,668 21.7
Not in labor force 375,223 34.5   $75,000 to $99,999 77,601 16.5
        $100,000 to $149,999 75,831 16.2
   Females 16 years and over 563,156 100.0   $150,000 to $199,999 24,686 5.3
In labor force 325,843 57.9   $200,000 or more 19,344 4.1
     Civilian labor force 325,773 57.8   Median household income (dollars) 65,288 (X)
          Employed 312,477 55.5        
             
  Own children under 6 years 115,909 100.0   With earnings 394,098 83.9
All parents in family in labor force 60,664 52.3        Mean earnings (dollars) 78,901 (X)
        With Social Security income 128,912 27.5
COMMUTING TO WORK            Mean Social Security income (dollars) 12,704 (X)
  Workers 16 years and over 670,406 100.0   With Supplemental Security Income 15,984 3.4
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone 523,534 78.1        Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars) 7,404 (X)
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled 66,911 10.0   With public assistance income 7,104 1.5
Public transportation (including taxicab) 45,808 6.8        Mean public assistance income (dollars) 4,277 (X)
Walked 11,081 1.7   With retirement income 91,713 19.5
Other means 5,271 0.8        Mean retirement income (dollars) 20,124 (X)
Worked at home 17,801 2.7        
Mean travel time to work (minutes) 31.8 (X)        
          Families 362,857 100.0
  Employed civilian population 16 years and over 683,062 100.0   Less than $10,000 8,561 2.4
OCCUPATION       $10,000 to $14,999 6,936 1.9
Management, professional, and related occupations 243,868 35.7   $15,000 to $24,999 19,237 5.3
Service occupations 98,292 14.4   $25,000 to $34,999 26,178 7.2
Sales and office occupations 196,619 28.8    $35,000 to $49,999 45,422 12.5
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations 1,796 0.3   $50,000 to $74,999 83,544 23.0
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations 69,347 10.2   $75,000 to $99,999 67,264 18.5
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations 73,140 10.7   $100,000 to $149,999 66,871 18.4
        150,000 to $199,999 21,955 6.1
        $200,000 or more 16,889 4.7
INDUSTRY       Median family income (dollars) 72,112 (X)
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 2,369 0.3   Per capita income (dollars) 26,577 (X)
Construction 51,079 7.5   Median earnings (dollars):    
Manufacturing 65,316 9.6   Male full-time, year-round workers 50,046 (X)
Wholesale trade 29,859 4.4   Female full-time, year-round workers 33,281 (X)
Retail trade 82,376 12.1   ______________________ _______ _______
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 40,393 5.9                 Subject Number below poverty level Percent below poverty level
Information 27,290 4.0   ______________________ _______ _______
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing 53,510 7.8   POVERTY STATUS IN 1999    
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services 70,611 10.3     Families 14,327 3.9
Educational, health and social services 154,495 22.6   With related children under 18 years 10,928 5.7
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services 38,438 5.6        With related children under 5 years 5,169 6.7
Other services (except public administration) 29,202 4.3        
Public administration 38,124 5.6     Families with female householder, no husband present 6,558 13.5
        With related children under 18 years 5,705 20.4
             With related children under 5 years 2,447 29.0
CLASS OF WORKER         Individuals 83,171 6.0
Private wage and salary workers 522,597 76.5   18 years and over 57,466 5.6
Government workers 122,849 18.0        65 years and over 9,969 6.3
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business 36,469 5.3   Related children under 18 years 24,359 6.7
Unpaid family workers 1,147 0.2        Related children 5 to 17 years 17,821 6.8
        Unrelated individuals 15 years and over 31,699 18.3
             
 
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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