U.S. Beacon July 19, 2019

Ferriday, LA

Concordia County, Louisiana

Latitude: 31.630539     Longitude: -91.556749
Population 3,568 (2005)
Elevation of Ferriday, Louisiana: 63 feet



General Economic Characteristics, 2000 data (id:2225440, place: Ferriday town, Louisiana)

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over: 2,655 (100%)
In labor force: 1,106 (41.66%)
--Civilian labor force: 1,106 (41.66%)
----Employed: 904 (34.05%)
----Unemployed: 202 (7.61%)
------Percent of civilian labor force: 18.3%
--Armed Forces: 0 (0%)
Not in labor force: 1,549 (58.34%)
Females 16 years and over: 1,558 (58.68%)
In labor force: 572 (21.54%)
--Civilian labor force: 572 (21.54%)
----Employed: 482 (18.15%)
Own children under 6 years: 370 (13.94%)
All parents in family in labor force: 129 (4.86%)

COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over: 889 (100%)
Car, truck, or van - - drove alone: 670 (75.37%)
Car, truck, or van - - carpooled: 166 (18.67%)
Public transportation (including taxicab): 0 (0%)
Walked: 24 (2.7%)
Other means: 19 (2.14%)
Worked at home: 10 (1.12%)
Mean travel time to work: 19.5 minutes

OCCUPATION
Employed civilian population 16 years and over: 904 (100%)
Management, professional, and related occupations: 232 (25.66%)
Service occupations: 209 (23.12%)
Sales and office occupations: 244 (26.99%)
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations.: 13 (1.44%)
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations: 82 (9.07%)
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations: 124 (13.72%)

INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining: 67 (7.41%)
Construction: 63 (6.97%)
Manufacturing: 100 (11.06%)
Wholesale trade.: 33 (3.65%)
Retail trade: 86 (9.51%)
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities: 0 (0%)
Information: 13 (1.44%)
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing: 42 (4.65%)
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services: 59 (6.53%)
Educational, health and social services: 249 (27.54%)
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services: 59 (6.53%)
Other services (except public administration): 74 (8.19%)
Public administration: 59 (6.53%)

CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers: 719 (79.54%)
Government workers: 152 (16.81%)
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business: 33 (3.65%)
Unpaid family workers: 0 (0%)

INCOME IN 1999
Households: 1,359 (100%)
Less than $10,000: 483 (35.54%)
$10,000 to $14,999: 204 (15.01%)
$15,000 to $24,999: 241 (17.73%)
$25,000 to $34,999: 108 (7.95%)
$35,000 to $49,999: 179 (13.17%)
$50,000 to $74,999: 103 (7.58%)
$75,000 to $99,999: 29 (2.13%)
$100,000 to $149,999: 5 (0.37%)
$150,000 to $199,999: 7 (0.52%)
$200,000 or more: 0 (0%)
Median household income: $14,732

With earnings: 782 (57.54%)
--Mean earnings: $25,739
With Social Security income: 404 (29.73%)
--Mean Social Security income: $8,157
With Supplemental Security Income: 195 (14.35%)
--Mean Supplemental Security Income: $6,012
With public assistance income: 129 (9.49%)
--Mean public assistance income: $1,034
With retirement income: 195 (14.35%)
--Mean retirement income: $13,675

Families: 960 (100%)
Less than $10,000: 297 (30.94%)
$10,000 to $14,999: 131 (13.65%)
$15,000 to $24,999: 161 (16.77%)
$25,000 to $34,999: 87 (9.06%)
$35,000 to $49,999: 146 (15.21%)
$50,000 to $74,999: 97 (10.1%)
$75,000 to $99,999: 29 (3.02%)
$100,000 to $149,999: 5 (0.52%)
$150,000 to $199,999: 7 (0.73%)
$200,000 or more: 0 (0%)
Median family income: $18,636

Per capita income: $8,767

Median earnings (dollars)
Male full-time, year-round workers: $23,654
Female full-time, year-round workers: $16,725

POVERTY STATUS IN 1999
Families: 391 (40.73%)
--With related children under 18 years: 325 (33.85%)
----With related children under 5 years: 200 (20.83%)
Families with female householder, no husband present: 309 (32.19%)
--With related children under 18 years: 276 (28.75%)
----With related children under 5 years: 162 (16.88%)
Individuals: 1,653 (172.19%)
--18 years and over: 874 (91.04%)
----65 years and over: 123 (12.81%)
--Related children under 18 years: 779 (81.15%)
----Related children 5 to 17 years: 509 (53.02%)
--Unrelated individuals 15 years and over: 214 (22.29%)

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