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DP-3. Profile of Selected Economic Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Centre 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 114,077 100.0     Households 49,336 100.0
In labor force 68,550 60.1   Less than $10,000 5,666 11.5
     Civilian labor force 68,406 60.0   $10,000 to $14,999 3,964 8.0
          Employed 64,663 56.7   $15,000 to $24,999 7,338 14.9
          Unemployed 3,743 3.3   $25,000 to $34,999 6,985 14.2
               Percent of civilian labor force 5.5 (X)   $35,000 to $49,999 8,060 16.3
     Armed Forces 144 0.1   $50,000 to $74,999 8,979 18.2
Not in labor force 45,527 39.9   $75,000 to $99,999 4,155 8.4
        $100,000 to $149,999 2,902 5.9
   Females 16 years and over 55,969 100.0   $150,000 to $199,999 643 1.3
In labor force 31,301 55.9   $200,000 or more 644 1.3
     Civilian labor force 31,278 55.9   Median household income (dollars) 36,165 (X)
          Employed 29,452 52.6        
             
  Own children under 6 years 7,447 100.0   With earnings 41,127 83.4
All parents in family in labor force 4,469 60.0        Mean earnings (dollars) 45,580 (X)
        With Social Security income 10,837 22.0
COMMUTING TO WORK            Mean Social Security income (dollars) 11,951 (X)
  Workers 16 years and over 63,097 100.0   With Supplemental Security Income 1,088 2.2
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone 42,116 66.7        Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars) 6,369 (X)
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled 7,294 11.6   With public assistance income 610 1.2
Public transportation (including taxicab) 2,465 3.9        Mean public assistance income (dollars) 2,151 (X)
Walked 7,844 12.4   With retirement income 7,946 16.1
Other means 853 1.4        Mean retirement income (dollars) 16,090 (X)
Worked at home 2,525 4.0        
Mean travel time to work (minutes) 19.6 (X)        
          Families 28,628 100.0
  Employed civilian population 16 years and over 64,663 100.0   Less than $10,000 1,084 3.8
OCCUPATION       $10,000 to $14,999 925 3.2
Management, professional, and related occupations 26,907 41.6   $15,000 to $24,999 3,065 10.7
Service occupations 10,661 16.5   $25,000 to $34,999 3,664 12.8
Sales and office occupations 15,190 23.5    $35,000 to $49,999 5,355 18.7
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations 382 0.6   $50,000 to $74,999 7,103 24.8
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations 4,318 6.7   $75,000 to $99,999 3,693 12.9
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations 7,205 11.1   $100,000 to $149,999 2,597 9.1
        150,000 to $199,999 567 2.0
        $200,000 or more 575 2.0
INDUSTRY       Median family income (dollars) 50,557 (X)
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 1,116 1.7   Per capita income (dollars) 18,020 (X)
Construction 3,116 4.8   Median earnings (dollars):    
Manufacturing 6,824 10.6   Male full-time, year-round workers 33,745 (X)
Wholesale trade 838 1.3   Female full-time, year-round workers 25,209 (X)
Retail trade 6,762 10.5   ______________________ _______ _______
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 1,984 3.1                 Subject Number below poverty level Percent below poverty level
Information 1,538 2.4   ______________________ _______ _______
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing 2,573 4.0   POVERTY STATUS IN 1999    
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services 4,847 7.5     Families 1,754 6.1
Educational, health and social services 23,431 36.2   With related children under 18 years 1,150 8.7
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services 6,987 10.8        With related children under 5 years 584 12.0
Other services (except public administration) 2,382 3.7        
Public administration 2,265 3.5     Families with female householder, no husband present 611 21.4
        With related children under 18 years 484 28.2
             With related children under 5 years 188 40.5
CLASS OF WORKER         Individuals 22,742 18.8
Private wage and salary workers 46,657 72.2   18 years and over 20,046 20.7
Government workers 13,926 21.5        65 years and over 783 5.9
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business 3,816 5.9   Related children under 18 years 2,543 10.7
Unpaid family workers 264 0.4        Related children 5 to 17 years 1,733 9.9
        Unrelated individuals 15 years and over 17,100 46.8
             
 
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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