Skip directly to search Skip directly to A to Z list Skip directly to navigation Skip directly to site content Skip directly to page options
CDC Home

DP-3. Profile of Selected Economic Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Chowan 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 11,473 100.0     Households 5,554 100.0
In labor force 6,467 56.4   Less than $10,000 773 13.9
     Civilian labor force 6,454 56.3   $10,000 to $14,999 495 8.9
          Employed 6,020 52.5   $15,000 to $24,999 978 17.6
          Unemployed 434 3.8   $25,000 to $34,999 855 15.4
               Percent of civilian labor force 6.7 (X)   $35,000 to $49,999 883 15.9
     Armed Forces 13 0.1   $50,000 to $74,999 978 17.6
Not in labor force 5,006 43.6   $75,000 to $99,999 412 7.4
        $100,000 to $149,999 125 2.3
   Females 16 years and over 6,168 100.0   $150,000 to $199,999 32 0.6
In labor force 3,050 49.4   $200,000 or more 23 0.4
     Civilian labor force 3,050 49.4   Median household income (dollars) 30,928 (X)
          Employed 2,834 45.9        
             
  Own children under 6 years 1,047 100.0   With earnings 4,006 72.1
All parents in family in labor force 739 70.6        Mean earnings (dollars) 39,033 (X)
        With Social Security income 1,973 35.5
COMMUTING TO WORK            Mean Social Security income (dollars) 10,639 (X)
  Workers 16 years and over 5,974 100.0   With Supplemental Security Income 339 6.1
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone 4,184 70.0        Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars) 5,351 (X)
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled 1,064 17.8   With public assistance income 314 5.7
Public transportation (including taxicab) 32 0.5        Mean public assistance income (dollars) 1,485 (X)
Walked 303 5.1   With retirement income 1,167 21.0
Other means 170 2.8        Mean retirement income (dollars) 14,113 (X)
Worked at home 221 3.7        
Mean travel time to work (minutes) 27.4 (X)        
          Families 3,992 100.0
  Employed civilian population 16 years and over 6,020 100.0   Less than $10,000 312 7.8
OCCUPATION       $10,000 to $14,999 299 7.5
Management, professional, and related occupations 1,463 24.3   $15,000 to $24,999 659 16.5
Service occupations 1,092 18.1   $25,000 to $34,999 579 14.5
Sales and office occupations 1,255 20.8    $35,000 to $49,999 744 18.6
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations 198 3.3   $50,000 to $74,999 879 22.0
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations 764 12.7   $75,000 to $99,999 355 8.9
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations 1,248 20.7   $100,000 to $149,999 118 3.0
        150,000 to $199,999 32 0.8
        $200,000 or more 15 0.4
INDUSTRY       Median family income (dollars) 36,986 (X)
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 308 5.1   Per capita income (dollars) 15,027 (X)
Construction 487 8.1   Median earnings (dollars):    
Manufacturing 1,116 18.5   Male full-time, year-round workers 29,719 (X)
Wholesale trade 303 5.0   Female full-time, year-round workers 19,826 (X)
Retail trade 459 7.6   ______________________ _______ _______
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 272 4.5                 Subject Number below poverty level Percent below poverty level
Information 68 1.1   ______________________ _______ _______
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing 206 3.4   POVERTY STATUS IN 1999    
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services 234 3.9     Families 548 13.7
Educational, health and social services 1,434 23.8   With related children under 18 years 395 19.9
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services 433 7.2        With related children under 5 years 120 20.8
Other services (except public administration) 293 4.9        
Public administration 407 6.8     Families with female householder, no husband present 348 38.2
        With related children under 18 years 297 43.9
             With related children under 5 years 72 47.7
CLASS OF WORKER         Individuals 2,432 17.6
Private wage and salary workers 4,258 70.7   18 years and over 1,547 15.0
Government workers 1,315 21.8        65 years and over 409 16.7
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business 406 6.7   Related children under 18 years 885 25.5
Unpaid family workers 41 0.7        Related children 5 to 17 years 659 25.2
        Unrelated individuals 15 years and over 621 32.1
             
 
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.

USA.gov: The U.S. Government's Official Web PortalDepartment of Health and Human Services
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention   1600 Clifton Rd. Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
800-CDC-INFO (800-232-4636) TTY: (888) 232-6348 - Contact CDC-INFO

A-Z Index

  1. A
  2. B
  3. C
  4. D
  5. E
  6. F
  7. G
  8. H
  9. I
  10. J
  11. K
  12. L
  13. M
  14. N
  15. O
  16. P
  17. Q
  18. R
  19. S
  20. T
  21. U
  22. V
  23. W
  24. X
  25. Y
  26. Z
  27. #