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DP-3. Profile of Selected Economic Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Westchester 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 716,252 100.0     Households 337,486 100.0
In labor force 452,517 63.2   Less than $10,000 24,492 7.3
     Civilian labor force 452,417 63.2   $10,000 to $14,999 14,518 4.3
          Employed 432,600 60.4   $15,000 to $24,999 27,654 8.2
          Unemployed 19,817 2.8   $25,000 to $34,999 28,000 8.3
               Percent of civilian labor force 4.4 (X)   $35,000 to $49,999 39,970 11.8
     Armed Forces 100 0.0   $50,000 to $74,999 56,607 16.8
Not in labor force 263,735 36.8   $75,000 to $99,999 41,497 12.3
        $100,000 to $149,999 48,193 14.3
   Females 16 years and over 382,194 100.0   $150,000 to $199,999 21,507 6.4
In labor force 213,866 56.0   $200,000 or more 35,048 10.4
     Civilian labor force 213,849 56.0   Median household income (dollars) 63,582 (X)
          Employed 204,099 53.4        
             
  Own children under 6 years 74,657 100.0   With earnings 275,213 81.5
All parents in family in labor force 38,317 51.3        Mean earnings (dollars) 100,776 (X)
        With Social Security income 90,540 26.8
COMMUTING TO WORK            Mean Social Security income (dollars) 13,292 (X)
  Workers 16 years and over 425,052 100.0   With Supplemental Security Income 11,378 3.4
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone 261,742 61.6        Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars) 6,802 (X)
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled 40,384 9.5   With public assistance income 9,274 2.7
Public transportation (including taxicab) 86,735 20.4        Mean public assistance income (dollars) 4,165 (X)
Walked 17,180 4.0   With retirement income 57,901 17.2
Other means 2,706 0.6        Mean retirement income (dollars) 21,487 (X)
Worked at home 16,305 3.8        
Mean travel time to work (minutes) 32.7 (X)        
          Families 237,010 100.0
  Employed civilian population 16 years and over 432,600 100.0   Less than $10,000 10,051 4.2
OCCUPATION       $10,000 to $14,999 5,898 2.5
Management, professional, and related occupations 197,251 45.6   $15,000 to $24,999 14,651 6.2
Service occupations 61,725 14.3   $25,000 to $34,999 16,615 7.0
Sales and office occupations 113,320 26.2    $35,000 to $49,999 25,316 10.7
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations 324 0.1   $50,000 to $74,999 38,897 16.4
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations 31,221 7.2   $75,000 to $99,999 32,559 13.7
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations 28,759 6.6   $100,000 to $149,999 41,259 17.4
        150,000 to $199,999 19,516 8.2
        $200,000 or more 32,248 13.6
INDUSTRY       Median family income (dollars) 79,881 (X)
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 775 0.2   Per capita income (dollars) 36,726 (X)
Construction 25,910 6.0   Median earnings (dollars):    
Manufacturing 27,837 6.4   Male full-time, year-round workers 53,136 (X)
Wholesale trade 14,960 3.5   Female full-time, year-round workers 39,966 (X)
Retail trade 39,903 9.2   ______________________ _______ _______
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 17,468 4.0                 Subject Number below poverty level Percent below poverty level
Information 23,031 5.3   ______________________ _______ _______
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing 48,597 11.2   POVERTY STATUS IN 1999    
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services 60,059 13.9     Families 15,173 6.4
Educational, health and social services 108,408 25.1   With related children under 18 years 11,716 9.4
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services 25,514 5.9        With related children under 5 years 5,805 11.3
Other services (except public administration) 22,648 5.2        
Public administration 17,490 4.0     Families with female householder, no husband present 8,014 20.1
        With related children under 18 years 6,983 28.8
             With related children under 5 years 3,236 40.3
CLASS OF WORKER         Individuals 78,967 8.8
Private wage and salary workers 338,264 78.2   18 years and over 53,550 7.9
Government workers 61,403 14.2        65 years and over 9,260 7.6
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business 31,937 7.4   Related children under 18 years 24,648 11.0
Unpaid family workers 996 0.2        Related children 5 to 17 years 17,290 10.7
        Unrelated individuals 15 years and over 26,884 19.1
             
 
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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