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Palestine, IL

Crawford County, Illinois

Latitude: 39.002214     Longitude: -87.612110
Population 1,342 (2005)
Elevation of Palestine, Illinois: 450 feet



General Economic Characteristics, 2000 data (id:1757277, place: Palestine village, Illinois)

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over: 1,067 (100%)
In labor force: 647 (60.64%)
--Civilian labor force: 647 (60.64%)
----Employed: 601 (56.33%)
----Unemployed: 46 (4.31%)
------Percent of civilian labor force: 7.1%
--Armed Forces: 0 (0%)
Not in labor force: 420 (39.36%)
Females 16 years and over: 584 (54.73%)
In labor force: 337 (31.58%)
--Civilian labor force: 337 (31.58%)
----Employed: 316 (29.62%)
Own children under 6 years: 101 (9.47%)
All parents in family in labor force: 69 (6.47%)

COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over: 598 (100%)
Car, truck, or van - - drove alone: 486 (81.27%)
Car, truck, or van - - carpooled: 70 (11.71%)
Public transportation (including taxicab): 2 (0.33%)
Walked: 16 (2.68%)
Other means: 4 (0.67%)
Worked at home: 20 (3.34%)
Mean travel time to work: 18.2 minutes

OCCUPATION
Employed civilian population 16 years and over: 601 (100%)
Management, professional, and related occupations: 93 (15.47%)
Service occupations: 75 (12.48%)
Sales and office occupations: 137 (22.8%)
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations.: 0 (0%)
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations: 75 (12.48%)
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations: 221 (36.77%)

INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining: 13 (2.16%)
Construction: 34 (5.66%)
Manufacturing: 203 (33.78%)
Wholesale trade.: 3 (0.5%)
Retail trade: 63 (10.48%)
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities: 38 (6.32%)
Information: 10 (1.66%)
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing: 21 (3.49%)
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services: 36 (5.99%)
Educational, health and social services: 95 (15.81%)
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services: 23 (3.83%)
Other services (except public administration): 33 (5.49%)
Public administration: 29 (4.83%)

CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers: 463 (77.04%)
Government workers: 86 (14.31%)
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business: 47 (7.82%)
Unpaid family workers: 5 (0.83%)

INCOME IN 1999
Households: 609 (100%)
Less than $10,000: 92 (15.11%)
$10,000 to $14,999: 54 (8.87%)
$15,000 to $24,999: 121 (19.87%)
$25,000 to $34,999: 93 (15.27%)
$35,000 to $49,999: 120 (19.7%)
$50,000 to $74,999: 84 (13.79%)
$75,000 to $99,999: 34 (5.58%)
$100,000 to $149,999: 11 (1.81%)
$150,000 to $199,999: 0 (0%)
$200,000 or more: 0 (0%)
Median household income: $28,911

With earnings: 424 (69.62%)
--Mean earnings: $34,264
With Social Security income: 251 (41.22%)
--Mean Social Security income: $11,256
With Supplemental Security Income: 21 (3.45%)
--Mean Supplemental Security Income: $4,133
With public assistance income: 19 (3.12%)
--Mean public assistance income: $2,547
With retirement income: 117 (19.21%)
--Mean retirement income: $12,422

Families: 390 (100%)
Less than $10,000: 35 (8.97%)
$10,000 to $14,999: 27 (6.92%)
$15,000 to $24,999: 59 (15.13%)
$25,000 to $34,999: 69 (17.69%)
$35,000 to $49,999: 91 (23.33%)
$50,000 to $74,999: 74 (18.97%)
$75,000 to $99,999: 24 (6.15%)
$100,000 to $149,999: 11 (2.82%)
$150,000 to $199,999: 0 (0%)
$200,000 or more: 0 (0%)
Median family income: $35,500

Per capita income: $15,185

Median earnings (dollars)
Male full-time, year-round workers: $30,139
Female full-time, year-round workers: $20,184

POVERTY STATUS IN 1999
Families: 53 (13.59%)
--With related children under 18 years: 48 (12.31%)
----With related children under 5 years: 28 (7.18%)
Families with female householder, no husband present: 26 (6.67%)
--With related children under 18 years: 24 (6.15%)
----With related children under 5 years: 10 (2.56%)
Individuals: 214 (54.87%)
--18 years and over: 121 (31.03%)
----65 years and over: 25 (6.41%)
--Related children under 18 years: 90 (23.08%)
----Related children 5 to 17 years: 53 (13.59%)
--Unrelated individuals 15 years and over: 45 (11.54%)

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