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DP-3. Profile of Selected Economic Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Fairfax 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 750,436 100.0     Households 351,279 100.0
In labor force 548,812 73.1   Less than $10,000 9,203 2.6
     Civilian labor force 536,360 71.5   $10,000 to $14,999 5,918 1.7
          Employed 522,398 69.6   $15,000 to $24,999 14,818 4.2
          Unemployed 13,962 1.9   $25,000 to $34,999 20,760 5.9
               Percent of civilian labor force 2.6 (X)   $35,000 to $49,999 38,919 11.1
     Armed Forces 12,452 1.7   $50,000 to $74,999 70,343 20.0
Not in labor force 201,624 26.9   $75,000 to $99,999 59,372 16.9
        $100,000 to $149,999 73,759 21.0
   Females 16 years and over 382,904 100.0   $150,000 to $199,999 31,718 9.0
In labor force 253,205 66.1   $200,000 or more 26,469 7.5
     Civilian labor force 250,991 65.5   Median household income (dollars) 81,050 (X)
          Employed 244,247 63.8        
             
  Own children under 6 years 79,184 100.0   With earnings 319,664 91.0
All parents in family in labor force 45,690 57.7        Mean earnings (dollars) 93,707 (X)
        With Social Security income 49,814 14.2
COMMUTING TO WORK            Mean Social Security income (dollars) 11,153 (X)
  Workers 16 years and over 527,464 100.0   With Supplemental Security Income 5,864 1.7
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone 387,226 73.4        Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars) 6,089 (X)
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled 68,899 13.1   With public assistance income 4,021 1.1
Public transportation (including taxicab) 38,305 7.3        Mean public assistance income (dollars) 2,901 (X)
Walked 6,963 1.3   With retirement income 65,167 18.6
Other means 4,048 0.8        Mean retirement income (dollars) 32,541 (X)
Worked at home 22,023 4.2        
Mean travel time to work (minutes) 30.7 (X)        
          Families 252,836 100.0
  Employed civilian population 16 years and over 522,398 100.0   Less than $10,000 4,571 1.8
OCCUPATION       $10,000 to $14,999 3,032 1.2
Management, professional, and related occupations 291,026 55.7   $15,000 to $24,999 8,921 3.5
Service occupations 59,099 11.3   $25,000 to $34,999 12,380 4.9
Sales and office occupations 119,441 22.9    $35,000 to $49,999 22,393 8.9
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations 353 0.1   $50,000 to $74,999 44,918 17.8
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations 28,285 5.4   $75,000 to $99,999 43,729 17.3
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations 24,194 4.6   $100,000 to $149,999 61,316 24.3
        150,000 to $199,999 27,935 11.0
        $200,000 or more 23,641 9.4
INDUSTRY       Median family income (dollars) 92,146 (X)
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 1,103 0.2   Per capita income (dollars) 36,888 (X)
Construction 28,390 5.4   Median earnings (dollars):    
Manufacturing 18,836 3.6   Male full-time, year-round workers 60,503 (X)
Wholesale trade 8,857 1.7   Female full-time, year-round workers 41,802 (X)
Retail trade 47,159 9.0   ______________________ _______ _______
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 19,248 3.7                 Subject Number below poverty level Percent below poverty level
Information 36,721 7.0   ______________________ _______ _______
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing 37,350 7.1   POVERTY STATUS IN 1999    
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services 112,036 21.4     Families 7,507 3.0
Educational, health and social services 76,883 14.7   With related children under 18 years 5,804 4.3
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services 36,413 7.0        With related children under 5 years 2,856 5.2
Other services (except public administration) 33,783 6.5        
Public administration 65,619 12.6     Families with female householder, no husband present 2,730 9.2
        With related children under 18 years 2,350 12.6
             With related children under 5 years 900 17.7
CLASS OF WORKER         Individuals 43,396 4.5
Private wage and salary workers 379,491 72.6   18 years and over 30,135 4.2
Government workers 112,940 21.6        65 years and over 2,964 4.0
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business 29,062 5.6   Related children under 18 years 12,616 5.2
Unpaid family workers 905 0.2        Related children 5 to 17 years 8,940 5.1
        Unrelated individuals 15 years and over 16,091 10.7
             
 
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.

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