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: Roanoke 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 68,544 100.0     Households 34,734 100.0
In labor force 45,040 65.7   Less than $10,000 1,861 5.4
     Civilian labor force 44,997 65.6   $10,000 to $14,999 1,504 4.3
          Employed 44,041 64.3   $15,000 to $24,999 3,608 10.4
          Unemployed 956 1.4   $25,000 to $34,999 4,487 12.9
               Percent of civilian labor force 2.1 (X)   $35,000 to $49,999 6,826 19.7
     Armed Forces 43 0.1   $50,000 to $74,999 7,898 22.7
Not in labor force 23,504 34.3   $75,000 to $99,999 4,360 12.6
        $100,000 to $149,999 2,812 8.1
   Females 16 years and over 36,936 100.0   $150,000 to $199,999 663 1.9
In labor force 21,719 58.8   $200,000 or more 715 2.1
     Civilian labor force 21,719 58.8   Median household income (dollars) 47,689 (X)
          Employed 21,309 57.7        
             
  Own children under 6 years 5,502 100.0   With earnings 28,059 80.8
All parents in family in labor force 3,465 63.0        Mean earnings (dollars) 57,537 (X)
        With Social Security income 10,374 29.9
COMMUTING TO WORK            Mean Social Security income (dollars) 12,700 (X)
  Workers 16 years and over 43,419 100.0   With Supplemental Security Income 748 2.2
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone 38,072 87.7        Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars) 6,018 (X)
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled 3,356 7.7   With public assistance income 368 1.1
Public transportation (including taxicab) 94 0.2        Mean public assistance income (dollars) 3,514 (X)
Walked 495 1.1   With retirement income 6,799 19.6
Other means 222 0.5        Mean retirement income (dollars) 17,610 (X)
Worked at home 1,180 2.7        
Mean travel time to work (minutes) 20.7 (X)        
          Families 24,861 100.0
  Employed civilian population 16 years and over 44,041 100.0   Less than $10,000 483 1.9
OCCUPATION       $10,000 to $14,999 311 1.3
Management, professional, and related occupations 16,856 38.3   $15,000 to $24,999 1,787 7.2
Service occupations 4,766 10.8   $25,000 to $34,999 2,767 11.1
Sales and office occupations 13,414 30.5    $35,000 to $49,999 5,076 20.4
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations 46 0.1   $50,000 to $74,999 6,729 27.1
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations 3,650 8.3   $75,000 to $99,999 3,937 15.8
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations 5,309 12.1   $100,000 to $149,999 2,523 10.1
        150,000 to $199,999 610 2.5
        $200,000 or more 638 2.6
INDUSTRY       Median family income (dollars) 56,450 (X)
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 166 0.4   Per capita income (dollars) 24,637 (X)
Construction 2,557 5.8   Median earnings (dollars):    
Manufacturing 5,432 12.3   Male full-time, year-round workers 39,126 (X)
Wholesale trade 2,173 4.9   Female full-time, year-round workers 26,690 (X)
Retail trade 6,151 14.0   ______________________ _______ _______
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 3,112 7.1                 Subject Number below poverty level Percent below poverty level
Information 1,174 2.7   ______________________ _______ _______
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing 4,114 9.3   POVERTY STATUS IN 1999    
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services 3,190 7.2     Families 677 2.7
Educational, health and social services 9,576 21.7   With related children under 18 years 448 3.9
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services 2,640 6.0        With related children under 5 years 169 4.5
Other services (except public administration) 2,145 4.9        
Public administration 1,611 3.7     Families with female householder, no husband present 312 10.2
        With related children under 18 years 281 14.7
             With related children under 5 years 120 29.3
CLASS OF WORKER         Individuals 3,732 4.5
Private wage and salary workers 35,451 80.5   18 years and over 2,696 4.2
Government workers 6,162 14.0        65 years and over 602 4.9
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business 2,359 5.4   Related children under 18 years 1,001 5.2
Unpaid family workers 69 0.2        Related children 5 to 17 years 728 4.9
        Unrelated individuals 15 years and over 1,642 13.4
             
 
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. #