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DP-3. Profile of Selected Economic Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Gonzales 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 14,064 100.0     Households 6,803 100.0
In labor force 8,315 59.1   Less than $10,000 1,056 15.5
     Civilian labor force 8,308 59.1   $10,000 to $14,999 653 9.6
          Employed 7,906 56.2   $15,000 to $24,999 1,294 19.0
          Unemployed 402 2.9   $25,000 to $34,999 1,060 15.6
               Percent of civilian labor force 4.8 (X)   $35,000 to $49,999 1,013 14.9
     Armed Forces 7 0.0   $50,000 to $74,999 1,030 15.1
Not in labor force 5,749 40.9   $75,000 to $99,999 385 5.7
        $100,000 to $149,999 205 3.0
   Females 16 years and over 7,297 100.0   $150,000 to $199,999 49 0.7
In labor force 3,586 49.1   $200,000 or more 58 0.9
     Civilian labor force 3,586 49.1   Median household income (dollars) 28,368 (X)
          Employed 3,380 46.3        
             
  Own children under 6 years 1,464 100.0   With earnings 5,108 75.1
All parents in family in labor force 788 53.8        Mean earnings (dollars) 37,768 (X)
        With Social Security income 2,307 33.9
COMMUTING TO WORK            Mean Social Security income (dollars) 9,911 (X)
  Workers 16 years and over 7,807 100.0   With Supplemental Security Income 442 6.5
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone 5,550 71.1        Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars) 5,984 (X)
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled 1,516 19.4   With public assistance income 235 3.5
Public transportation (including taxicab) 20 0.3        Mean public assistance income (dollars) 1,572 (X)
Walked 335 4.3   With retirement income 1,110 16.3
Other means 95 1.2        Mean retirement income (dollars) 14,883 (X)
Worked at home 291 3.7        
Mean travel time to work (minutes) 24.0 (X)        
          Families 4,933 100.0
  Employed civilian population 16 years and over 7,906 100.0   Less than $10,000 348 7.1
OCCUPATION       $10,000 to $14,999 427 8.7
Management, professional, and related occupations 2,003 25.3   $15,000 to $24,999 878 17.8
Service occupations 1,375 17.4   $25,000 to $34,999 795 16.1
Sales and office occupations 1,618 20.5    $35,000 to $49,999 889 18.0
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations 531 6.7   $50,000 to $74,999 981 19.9
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations 970 12.3   $75,000 to $99,999 339 6.9
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations 1,409 17.8   $100,000 to $149,999 195 4.0
        150,000 to $199,999 32 0.6
        $200,000 or more 49 1.0
INDUSTRY       Median family income (dollars) 35,218 (X)
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 1,169 14.8   Per capita income (dollars) 14,269 (X)
Construction 670 8.5   Median earnings (dollars):    
Manufacturing 1,063 13.4   Male full-time, year-round workers 23,439 (X)
Wholesale trade 413 5.2   Female full-time, year-round workers 17,027 (X)
Retail trade 821 10.4   ______________________ _______ _______
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 371 4.7                 Subject Number below poverty level Percent below poverty level
Information 52 0.7   ______________________ _______ _______
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing 305 3.9   POVERTY STATUS IN 1999    
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services 411 5.2     Families 682 13.8
Educational, health and social services 1,534 19.4   With related children under 18 years 527 19.9
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services 372 4.7        With related children under 5 years 212 20.7
Other services (except public administration) 380 4.8        
Public administration 345 4.4     Families with female householder, no husband present 269 35.5
        With related children under 18 years 253 48.1
             With related children under 5 years 80 44.4
CLASS OF WORKER         Individuals 3,389 18.6
Private wage and salary workers 5,753 72.8   18 years and over 2,154 16.5
Government workers 1,314 16.6        65 years and over 567 19.4
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business 782 9.9   Related children under 18 years 1,210 23.6
Unpaid family workers 57 0.7        Related children 5 to 17 years 905 23.3
        Unrelated individuals 15 years and over 901 37.8
             
 
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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