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DP-3. Profile of Selected Economic Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Upshur 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 18,775 100.0     Households 9,021 100.0
In labor force 9,966 53.1   Less than $10,000 1,517 16.8
     Civilian labor force 9,951 53.0   $10,000 to $14,999 1,038 11.5
          Employed 9,254 49.3   $15,000 to $24,999 1,579 17.5
          Unemployed 697 3.7   $25,000 to $34,999 1,458 16.2
               Percent of civilian labor force 7.0 (X)   $35,000 to $49,999 1,496 16.6
     Armed Forces 15 0.1   $50,000 to $74,999 1,254 13.9
Not in labor force 8,809 46.9   $75,000 to $99,999 397 4.4
        $100,000 to $149,999 180 2.0
   Females 16 years and over 9,763 100.0   $150,000 to $199,999 41 0.5
In labor force 4,623 47.4   $200,000 or more 61 0.7
     Civilian labor force 4,623 47.4   Median household income (dollars) 26,973 (X)
          Employed 4,279 43.8        
             
  Own children under 6 years 1,467 100.0   With earnings 6,159 68.3
All parents in family in labor force 816 55.6        Mean earnings (dollars) 35,679 (X)
        With Social Security income 3,254 36.1
COMMUTING TO WORK            Mean Social Security income (dollars) 10,178 (X)
  Workers 16 years and over 9,114 100.0   With Supplemental Security Income 722 8.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone 6,943 76.2        Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars) 5,482 (X)
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled 1,119 12.3   With public assistance income 489 5.4
Public transportation (including taxicab) 28 0.3        Mean public assistance income (dollars) 1,820 (X)
Walked 658 7.2   With retirement income 1,869 20.7
Other means 81 0.9        Mean retirement income (dollars) 11,449 (X)
Worked at home 285 3.1        
Mean travel time to work (minutes) 25.4 (X)        
          Families 6,474 100.0
  Employed civilian population 16 years and over 9,254 100.0   Less than $10,000 676 10.4
OCCUPATION       $10,000 to $14,999 556 8.6
Management, professional, and related occupations 2,583 27.9   $15,000 to $24,999 1,113 17.2
Service occupations 1,566 16.9   $25,000 to $34,999 1,147 17.7
Sales and office occupations 2,087 22.6    $35,000 to $49,999 1,297 20.0
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations 191 2.1   $50,000 to $74,999 1,101 17.0
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations 1,198 12.9   $75,000 to $99,999 335 5.2
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations 1,629 17.6   $100,000 to $149,999 173 2.7
        150,000 to $199,999 35 0.5
        $200,000 or more 41 0.6
INDUSTRY       Median family income (dollars) 32,399 (X)
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 644 7.0   Per capita income (dollars) 13,559 (X)
Construction 748 8.1   Median earnings (dollars):    
Manufacturing 998 10.8   Male full-time, year-round workers 29,020 (X)
Wholesale trade 118 1.3   Female full-time, year-round workers 18,087 (X)
Retail trade 1,297 14.0   ______________________ _______ _______
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 536 5.8                 Subject Number below poverty level Percent below poverty level
Information 196 2.1   ______________________ _______ _______
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing 384 4.1   POVERTY STATUS IN 1999    
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services 401 4.3     Families 1,033 16.0
Educational, health and social services 2,248 24.3   With related children under 18 years 754 25.5
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services 735 7.9        With related children under 5 years 317 32.1
Other services (except public administration) 432 4.7        
Public administration 517 5.6     Families with female householder, no husband present 397 47.4
        With related children under 18 years 344 64.7
             With related children under 5 years 130 77.4
CLASS OF WORKER         Individuals 4,401 20.0
Private wage and salary workers 6,879 74.3   18 years and over 2,977 17.7
Government workers 1,687 18.2        65 years and over 349 10.5
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business 615 6.6   Related children under 18 years 1,415 27.3
Unpaid family workers 73 0.8        Related children 5 to 17 years 987 24.9
        Unrelated individuals 15 years and over 1,223 37.1
             
 
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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