U.S. Beacon October 13, 2019

Jamaica, IA

Guthrie County, Iowa

Latitude: 41.846494     Longitude: -94.307442
Population 239 (2005)
Elevation of Jamaica, Iowa: 1048 feet



General Economic Characteristics, 2000 data (id:1939225, place: Jamaica city, Iowa)

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over: 201 (100%)
In labor force: 148 (73.63%)
--Civilian labor force: 148 (73.63%)
----Employed: 141 (70.15%)
----Unemployed: 7 (3.48%)
------Percent of civilian labor force: 4.7%
--Armed Forces: 0 (0%)
Not in labor force: 53 (26.37%)
Females 16 years and over: 103 (51.24%)
In labor force: 69 (34.33%)
--Civilian labor force: 69 (34.33%)
----Employed: 65 (32.34%)
Own children under 6 years: 26 (12.94%)
All parents in family in labor force: 20 (9.95%)

COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over: 141 (100%)
Car, truck, or van - - drove alone: 107 (75.89%)
Car, truck, or van - - carpooled: 24 (17.02%)
Public transportation (including taxicab): 0 (0%)
Walked: 2 (1.42%)
Other means: 2 (1.42%)
Worked at home: 6 (4.26%)
Mean travel time to work: 32.1 minutes

OCCUPATION
Employed civilian population 16 years and over: 141 (100%)
Management, professional, and related occupations: 36 (25.53%)
Service occupations: 24 (17.02%)
Sales and office occupations: 38 (26.95%)
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations.: 0 (0%)
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations: 12 (8.51%)
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations: 31 (21.99%)

INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining: 2 (1.42%)
Construction: 7 (4.96%)
Manufacturing: 22 (15.6%)
Wholesale trade.: 7 (4.96%)
Retail trade: 20 (14.18%)
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities: 20 (14.18%)
Information: 1 (0.71%)
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing: 7 (4.96%)
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services: 13 (9.22%)
Educational, health and social services: 36 (25.53%)
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services: 2 (1.42%)
Other services (except public administration): 0 (0%)
Public administration: 4 (2.84%)

CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers: 100 (70.92%)
Government workers: 29 (20.57%)
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business: 12 (8.51%)
Unpaid family workers: 0 (0%)

INCOME IN 1999
Households: 109 (100%)
Less than $10,000: 9 (8.26%)
$10,000 to $14,999: 3 (2.75%)
$15,000 to $24,999: 17 (15.6%)
$25,000 to $34,999: 24 (22.02%)
$35,000 to $49,999: 21 (19.27%)
$50,000 to $74,999: 24 (22.02%)
$75,000 to $99,999: 5 (4.59%)
$100,000 to $149,999: 3 (2.75%)
$150,000 to $199,999: 3 (2.75%)
$200,000 or more: 0 (0%)
Median household income: $35,417

With earnings: 89 (81.65%)
--Mean earnings: $42,995
With Social Security income: 34 (31.19%)
--Mean Social Security income: $10,539
With Supplemental Security Income: 4 (3.67%)
--Mean Supplemental Security Income: $6,125
With public assistance income: 5 (4.59%)
--Mean public assistance income: $940
With retirement income: 8 (7.34%)
--Mean retirement income: $8,538

Families: 57 (100%)
Less than $10,000: 2 (3.51%)
$10,000 to $14,999: 1 (1.75%)
$15,000 to $24,999: 11 (19.3%)
$25,000 to $34,999: 9 (15.79%)
$35,000 to $49,999: 8 (14.04%)
$50,000 to $74,999: 18 (31.58%)
$75,000 to $99,999: 5 (8.77%)
$100,000 to $149,999: 2 (3.51%)
$150,000 to $199,999: 1 (1.75%)
$200,000 or more: 0 (0%)
Median family income: $41,875

Per capita income: $18,850

Median earnings (dollars)
Male full-time, year-round workers: $27,917
Female full-time, year-round workers: $18,750

POVERTY STATUS IN 1999
Families: 5 (8.77%)
--With related children under 18 years: 3 (5.26%)
----With related children under 5 years: 0 (0%)
Families with female householder, no husband present: 1 (1.75%)
--With related children under 18 years: 1 (1.75%)
----With related children under 5 years: 0 (0%)
Individuals: 36 (63.16%)
--18 years and over: 21 (36.84%)
----65 years and over: 2 (3.51%)
--Related children under 18 years: 15 (26.32%)
----Related children 5 to 17 years: 15 (26.32%)
--Unrelated individuals 15 years and over: 11 (19.3%)

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