U.S. Beacon September 24, 2019

Galveston, TX

Galveston County, Texas

Latitude: 29.281137     Longitude: -94.825945
Population 57,466 (2005)



General Economic Characteristics, 2000 data (id:4828068, place: Galveston city, Texas)

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over: 45,372 (100%)
In labor force: 27,104 (59.74%)
--Civilian labor force: 26,973 (59.45%)
----Employed: 24,243 (53.43%)
----Unemployed: 2,730 (6.02%)
------Percent of civilian labor force: 10.1%
--Armed Forces: 131 (0.29%)
Not in labor force: 18,268 (40.26%)
Females 16 years and over: 23,840 (52.54%)
In labor force: 13,429 (29.6%)
--Civilian labor force: 13,418 (29.57%)
----Employed: 12,050 (26.56%)
Own children under 6 years: 4,145 (9.14%)
All parents in family in labor force: 2,308 (5.09%)

COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over: 23,791 (100%)
Car, truck, or van - - drove alone: 15,642 (65.75%)
Car, truck, or van - - carpooled: 4,283 (18%)
Public transportation (including taxicab): 800 (3.36%)
Walked: 1,559 (6.55%)
Other means: 992 (4.17%)
Worked at home: 515 (2.16%)
Mean travel time to work: 19.1 minutes

OCCUPATION
Employed civilian population 16 years and over: 24,243 (100%)
Management, professional, and related occupations: 8,525 (35.16%)
Service occupations: 5,869 (24.21%)
Sales and office occupations: 5,825 (24.03%)
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations.: 82 (0.34%)
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations: 2,009 (8.29%)
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations: 1,933 (7.97%)

INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining: 202 (0.83%)
Construction: 1,310 (5.4%)
Manufacturing: 996 (4.11%)
Wholesale trade.: 446 (1.84%)
Retail trade: 2,359 (9.73%)
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities: 856 (3.53%)
Information: 395 (1.63%)
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing: 1,493 (6.16%)
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services: 1,495 (6.17%)
Educational, health and social services: 8,633 (35.61%)
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services: 3,690 (15.22%)
Other services (except public administration): 1,169 (4.82%)
Public administration: 1,199 (4.95%)

CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers: 15,171 (62.58%)
Government workers: 7,634 (31.49%)
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business: 1,360 (5.61%)
Unpaid family workers: 78 (0.32%)

INCOME IN 1999
Households: 23,791 (100%)
Less than $10,000: 4,339 (18.24%)
$10,000 to $14,999: 2,189 (9.2%)
$15,000 to $24,999: 4,001 (16.82%)
$25,000 to $34,999: 3,328 (13.99%)
$35,000 to $49,999: 3,654 (15.36%)
$50,000 to $74,999: 3,103 (13.04%)
$75,000 to $99,999: 1,371 (5.76%)
$100,000 to $149,999: 1,113 (4.68%)
$150,000 to $199,999: 250 (1.05%)
$200,000 or more: 443 (1.86%)
Median household income: $28,895

With earnings: 18,324 (77.02%)
--Mean earnings: $42,181
With Social Security income: 6,147 (25.84%)
--Mean Social Security income: $10,114
With Supplemental Security Income: 1,263 (5.31%)
--Mean Supplemental Security Income: $6,211
With public assistance income: 1,025 (4.31%)
--Mean public assistance income: $2,268
With retirement income: 3,596 (15.11%)
--Mean retirement income: $20,469

Families: 13,836 (100%)
Less than $10,000: 1,601 (11.57%)
$10,000 to $14,999: 1,156 (8.36%)
$15,000 to $24,999: 2,127 (15.37%)
$25,000 to $34,999: 2,024 (14.63%)
$35,000 to $49,999: 2,196 (15.87%)
$50,000 to $74,999: 2,251 (16.27%)
$75,000 to $99,999: 1,086 (7.85%)
$100,000 to $149,999: 875 (6.32%)
$150,000 to $199,999: 206 (1.49%)
$200,000 or more: 314 (2.27%)
Median family income: $35,049

Per capita income: $18,275

Median earnings (dollars)
Male full-time, year-round workers: $30,150
Female full-time, year-round workers: $26,030

POVERTY STATUS IN 1999
Families: 2,468 (17.84%)
--With related children under 18 years: 2,009 (14.52%)
----With related children under 5 years: 1,018 (7.36%)
Families with female householder, no husband present: 1,432 (10.35%)
--With related children under 18 years: 1,287 (9.3%)
----With related children under 5 years: 552 (3.99%)
Individuals: 12,284 (88.78%)
--18 years and over: 7,979 (57.67%)
----65 years and over: 1,052 (7.6%)
--Related children under 18 years: 4,216 (30.47%)
----Related children 5 to 17 years: 2,916 (21.08%)
--Unrelated individuals 15 years and over: 3,951 (28.56%)

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