U.S. Beacon October 15, 2019

Methuen, MA

Essex County, Massachusetts

Latitude: 42.730040     Longitude: -71.179352
Population 44,609 (2005)
Elevation of Methuen, Massachusetts: 115 feet



General Economic Characteristics, 2000 data (id:2540710, place: Methuen city, Massachusetts)

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over: 33,991 (100%)
In labor force: 21,748 (63.98%)
--Civilian labor force: 21,743 (63.97%)
----Employed: 20,810 (61.22%)
----Unemployed: 933 (2.74%)
------Percent of civilian labor force: 4.3%
--Armed Forces: 5 (0.01%)
Not in labor force: 12,243 (36.02%)
Females 16 years and over: 18,079 (53.19%)
In labor force: 10,503 (30.9%)
--Civilian labor force: 10,503 (30.9%)
----Employed: 9,999 (29.42%)
Own children under 6 years: 3,244 (9.54%)
All parents in family in labor force: 1,924 (5.66%)

COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over: 20,471 (100%)
Car, truck, or van - - drove alone: 17,383 (84.92%)
Car, truck, or van - - carpooled: 1,940 (9.48%)
Public transportation (including taxicab): 318 (1.55%)
Walked: 291 (1.42%)
Other means: 174 (0.85%)
Worked at home: 365 (1.78%)
Mean travel time to work: 25.4 minutes

OCCUPATION
Employed civilian population 16 years and over: 20,810 (100%)
Management, professional, and related occupations: 7,487 (35.98%)
Service occupations: 2,671 (12.84%)
Sales and office occupations: 5,649 (27.15%)
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations.: 18 (0.09%)
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations: 1,778 (8.54%)
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations: 3,207 (15.41%)

INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining: 44 (0.21%)
Construction: 1,040 (5%)
Manufacturing: 4,507 (21.66%)
Wholesale trade.: 667 (3.21%)
Retail trade: 2,477 (11.9%)
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities: 887 (4.26%)
Information: 743 (3.57%)
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing: 1,233 (5.93%)
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services: 1,992 (9.57%)
Educational, health and social services: 3,981 (19.13%)
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services: 1,084 (5.21%)
Other services (except public administration): 935 (4.49%)
Public administration: 1,220 (5.86%)

CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers: 16,757 (80.52%)
Government workers: 2,870 (13.79%)
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business: 1,119 (5.38%)
Unpaid family workers: 64 (0.31%)

INCOME IN 1999
Households: 16,527 (100%)
Less than $10,000: 1,427 (8.63%)
$10,000 to $14,999: 875 (5.29%)
$15,000 to $24,999: 1,618 (9.79%)
$25,000 to $34,999: 1,737 (10.51%)
$35,000 to $49,999: 2,663 (16.11%)
$50,000 to $74,999: 3,611 (21.85%)
$75,000 to $99,999: 2,384 (14.42%)
$100,000 to $149,999: 1,628 (9.85%)
$150,000 to $199,999: 376 (2.28%)
$200,000 or more: 208 (1.26%)
Median household income: $49,627

With earnings: 12,718 (76.95%)
--Mean earnings: $61,419
With Social Security income: 5,143 (31.12%)
--Mean Social Security income: $11,111
With Supplemental Security Income: 748 (4.53%)
--Mean Supplemental Security Income: $6,184
With public assistance income: 464 (2.81%)
--Mean public assistance income: $3,335
With retirement income: 3,291 (19.91%)
--Mean retirement income: $15,509

Families: 11,623 (100%)
Less than $10,000: 529 (4.55%)
$10,000 to $14,999: 303 (2.61%)
$15,000 to $24,999: 821 (7.06%)
$25,000 to $34,999: 1,146 (9.86%)
$35,000 to $49,999: 1,789 (15.39%)
$50,000 to $74,999: 2,984 (25.67%)
$75,000 to $99,999: 2,142 (18.43%)
$100,000 to $149,999: 1,395 (12%)
$150,000 to $199,999: 374 (3.22%)
$200,000 or more: 140 (1.2%)
Median family income: $59,831

Per capita income: $22,305

Median earnings (dollars)
Male full-time, year-round workers: $41,693
Female full-time, year-round workers: $31,864

POVERTY STATUS IN 1999
Families: 675 (5.81%)
--With related children under 18 years: 533 (4.59%)
----With related children under 5 years: 279 (2.4%)
Families with female householder, no husband present: 351 (3.02%)
--With related children under 18 years: 344 (2.96%)
----With related children under 5 years: 150 (1.29%)
Individuals: 3,201 (27.54%)
--18 years and over: 2,140 (18.41%)
----65 years and over: 497 (4.28%)
--Related children under 18 years: 1,026 (8.83%)
----Related children 5 to 17 years: 730 (6.28%)
--Unrelated individuals 15 years and over: 1,095 (9.42%)

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