U.S. Beacon January 19, 2022

Portland, PA

Northampton County, Pennsylvania

Latitude: 40.920622     Longitude: -75.097738
Population 573 (2005)



General Economic Characteristics, 2000 data (id:4262264, place: Portland borough, Pennsylvania)

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over: 436 (100%)
In labor force: 257 (58.94%)
--Civilian labor force: 257 (58.94%)
----Employed: 248 (56.88%)
----Unemployed: 9 (2.06%)
------Percent of civilian labor force: 3.5%
--Armed Forces: 0 (0%)
Not in labor force: 179 (41.06%)
Females 16 years and over: 226 (51.83%)
In labor force: 104 (23.85%)
--Civilian labor force: 104 (23.85%)
----Employed: 99 (22.71%)
Own children under 6 years: 38 (8.72%)
All parents in family in labor force: 20 (4.59%)

COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over: 247 (100%)
Car, truck, or van - - drove alone: 191 (77.33%)
Car, truck, or van - - carpooled: 34 (13.77%)
Public transportation (including taxicab): 1 (0.4%)
Walked: 15 (6.07%)
Other means: 0 (0%)
Worked at home: 6 (2.43%)
Mean travel time to work: 26.2 minutes

OCCUPATION
Employed civilian population 16 years and over: 248 (100%)
Management, professional, and related occupations: 65 (26.21%)
Service occupations: 47 (18.95%)
Sales and office occupations: 55 (22.18%)
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations.: 0 (0%)
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations: 31 (12.5%)
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations: 50 (20.16%)

INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining: 0 (0%)
Construction: 27 (10.89%)
Manufacturing: 46 (18.55%)
Wholesale trade.: 6 (2.42%)
Retail trade: 28 (11.29%)
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities: 12 (4.84%)
Information: 3 (1.21%)
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing: 5 (2.02%)
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services: 14 (5.65%)
Educational, health and social services: 67 (27.02%)
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services: 14 (5.65%)
Other services (except public administration): 17 (6.85%)
Public administration: 9 (3.63%)

CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers: 198 (79.84%)
Government workers: 41 (16.53%)
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business: 7 (2.82%)
Unpaid family workers: 2 (0.81%)

INCOME IN 1999
Households: 221 (100%)
Less than $10,000: 18 (8.14%)
$10,000 to $14,999: 13 (5.88%)
$15,000 to $24,999: 27 (12.22%)
$25,000 to $34,999: 43 (19.46%)
$35,000 to $49,999: 43 (19.46%)
$50,000 to $74,999: 49 (22.17%)
$75,000 to $99,999: 22 (9.95%)
$100,000 to $149,999: 6 (2.71%)
$150,000 to $199,999: 0 (0%)
$200,000 or more: 0 (0%)
Median household income: $36,827

With earnings: 170 (76.92%)
--Mean earnings: $42,512
With Social Security income: 76 (34.39%)
--Mean Social Security income: $15,197
With Supplemental Security Income: 5 (2.26%)
--Mean Supplemental Security Income: $5,400
With public assistance income: 7 (3.17%)
--Mean public assistance income: $486
With retirement income: 33 (14.93%)
--Mean retirement income: $12,116

Families: 145 (100%)
Less than $10,000: 6 (4.14%)
$10,000 to $14,999: 3 (2.07%)
$15,000 to $24,999: 14 (9.66%)
$25,000 to $34,999: 31 (21.38%)
$35,000 to $49,999: 22 (15.17%)
$50,000 to $74,999: 43 (29.66%)
$75,000 to $99,999: 22 (15.17%)
$100,000 to $149,999: 4 (2.76%)
$150,000 to $199,999: 0 (0%)
$200,000 or more: 0 (0%)
Median family income: $46,250

Per capita income: $17,275

Median earnings (dollars)
Male full-time, year-round workers: $35,417
Female full-time, year-round workers: $21,875

POVERTY STATUS IN 1999
Families: 6 (4.14%)
--With related children under 18 years: 2 (1.38%)
----With related children under 5 years: 0 (0%)
Families with female householder, no husband present: 4 (2.76%)
--With related children under 18 years: 2 (1.38%)
----With related children under 5 years: 0 (0%)
Individuals: 34 (23.45%)
--18 years and over: 33 (22.76%)
----65 years and over: 4 (2.76%)
--Related children under 18 years: 1 (0.69%)
----Related children 5 to 17 years: 1 (0.69%)
--Unrelated individuals 15 years and over: 24 (16.55%)

Return to Portland,PA.

More data for Portland,PA: Demographic Profile - Social Profile - Economic Profile - Housing Profile


US Beacon Home