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: Dawson 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 11,709 100.0     Households 4,696 100.0
In labor force 5,395 46.1   Less than $10,000 648 13.8
     Civilian labor force 5,395 46.1   $10,000 to $14,999 446 9.5
          Employed 4,951 42.3   $15,000 to $24,999 964 20.5
          Unemployed 444 3.8   $25,000 to $34,999 798 17.0
               Percent of civilian labor force 8.2 (X)   $35,000 to $49,999 775 16.5
     Armed Forces 0 0.0   $50,000 to $74,999 568 12.1
Not in labor force 6,314 53.9   $75,000 to $99,999 229 4.9
        $100,000 to $149,999 146 3.1
   Females 16 years and over 5,067 100.0   $150,000 to $199,999 44 0.9
In labor force 2,351 46.4   $200,000 or more 78 1.7
     Civilian labor force 2,351 46.4   Median household income (dollars) 28,211 (X)
          Employed 2,154 42.5        
             
  Own children under 6 years 1,036 100.0   With earnings 3,544 75.5
All parents in family in labor force 546 52.7        Mean earnings (dollars) 39,346 (X)
        With Social Security income 1,673 35.6
COMMUTING TO WORK            Mean Social Security income (dollars) 10,541 (X)
  Workers 16 years and over 4,888 100.0   With Supplemental Security Income 365 7.8
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone 3,861 79.0        Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars) 6,002 (X)
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled 692 14.2   With public assistance income 135 2.9
Public transportation (including taxicab) 7 0.1        Mean public assistance income (dollars) 1,947 (X)
Walked 81 1.7   With retirement income 734 15.6
Other means 114 2.3        Mean retirement income (dollars) 38,576 (X)
Worked at home 133 2.7        
Mean travel time to work (minutes) 14.3 (X)        
          Families 3,536 100.0
  Employed civilian population 16 years and over 4,951 100.0   Less than $10,000 316 8.9
OCCUPATION       $10,000 to $14,999 230 6.5
Management, professional, and related occupations 1,172 23.7   $15,000 to $24,999 694 19.6
Service occupations 1,103 22.3   $25,000 to $34,999 657 18.6
Sales and office occupations 1,318 26.6    $35,000 to $49,999 681 19.3
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations 233 4.7   $50,000 to $74,999 496 14.0
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations 597 12.1   $75,000 to $99,999 221 6.3
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations 528 10.7   $100,000 to $149,999 142 4.0
        150,000 to $199,999 34 1.0
        $200,000 or more 65 1.8
INDUSTRY       Median family income (dollars) 32,745 (X)
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 798 16.1   Per capita income (dollars) 15,011 (X)
Construction 297 6.0   Median earnings (dollars):    
Manufacturing 131 2.6   Male full-time, year-round workers 27,259 (X)
Wholesale trade 210 4.2   Female full-time, year-round workers 16,739 (X)
Retail trade 697 14.1   ______________________ _______ _______
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 249 5.0                 Subject Number below poverty level Percent below poverty level
Information 46 0.9   ______________________ _______ _______
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing 180 3.6   POVERTY STATUS IN 1999    
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services 190 3.8     Families 581 16.4
Educational, health and social services 881 17.8   With related children under 18 years 496 26.1
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services 336 6.8        With related children under 5 years 232 30.4
Other services (except public administration) 480 9.7        
Public administration 456 9.2     Families with female householder, no husband present 220 41.2
        With related children under 18 years 195 48.6
             With related children under 5 years 63 43.8
CLASS OF WORKER         Individuals 2,494 19.7
Private wage and salary workers 3,193 64.5   18 years and over 1,393 15.6
Government workers 1,052 21.2        65 years and over 269 12.8
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business 688 13.9   Related children under 18 years 1,093 29.2
Unpaid family workers 18 0.4        Related children 5 to 17 years 821 28.5
        Unrelated individuals 15 years and over 288 21.7
             
 
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. #