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Atlanta, GA

Fulton County, Georgia

Latitude: 33.759506     Longitude: -84.403176
Population 470,688 (2005)
Elevation of Atlanta, Georgia: 1050 feet



General Economic Characteristics, 2000 data (id:1304000, place: Atlanta city, Georgia)

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over: 333,209 (100%)
In labor force: 213,257 (64%)
--Civilian labor force: 212,817 (63.87%)
----Employed: 182,936 (54.9%)
----Unemployed: 29,881 (8.97%)
------Percent of civilian labor force: 14%
--Armed Forces: 440 (0.13%)
Not in labor force: 119,952 (36%)
Females 16 years and over: 169,097 (50.75%)
In labor force: 99,286 (29.8%)
--Civilian labor force: 99,204 (29.77%)
----Employed: 85,722 (25.73%)
Own children under 6 years: 28,432 (8.53%)
All parents in family in labor force: 16,484 (4.95%)

COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over: 178,970 (100%)
Car, truck, or van - - drove alone: 114,560 (64.01%)
Car, truck, or van - - carpooled: 22,181 (12.39%)
Public transportation (including taxicab): 26,893 (15.03%)
Walked: 6,261 (3.5%)
Other means: 2,334 (1.3%)
Worked at home: 6,741 (3.77%)
Mean travel time to work: 28.3 minutes

OCCUPATION
Employed civilian population 16 years and over: 182,936 (100%)
Management, professional, and related occupations: 74,202 (40.56%)
Service occupations: 29,960 (16.38%)
Sales and office occupations: 46,865 (25.62%)
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations.: 409 (0.22%)
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations: 11,014 (6.02%)
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations: 20,486 (11.2%)

INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining: 674 (0.37%)
Construction: 9,551 (5.22%)
Manufacturing: 13,998 (7.65%)
Wholesale trade.: 6,103 (3.34%)
Retail trade: 17,148 (9.37%)
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities: 10,884 (5.95%)
Information: 10,476 (5.73%)
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing: 15,328 (8.38%)
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services: 31,406 (17.17%)
Educational, health and social services: 30,754 (16.81%)
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services: 19,017 (10.4%)
Other services (except public administration): 8,683 (4.75%)
Public administration: 8,914 (4.87%)

CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers: 147,840 (80.82%)
Government workers: 24,107 (13.18%)
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business: 10,653 (5.82%)
Unpaid family workers: 336 (0.18%)

INCOME IN 1999
Households: 168,341 (100%)
Less than $10,000: 28,669 (17.03%)
$10,000 to $14,999: 12,267 (7.29%)
$15,000 to $24,999: 23,191 (13.78%)
$25,000 to $34,999: 20,403 (12.12%)
$35,000 to $49,999: 21,704 (12.89%)
$50,000 to $74,999: 23,819 (14.15%)
$75,000 to $99,999: 12,859 (7.64%)
$100,000 to $149,999: 12,398 (7.36%)
$150,000 to $199,999: 4,475 (2.66%)
$200,000 or more: 8,556 (5.08%)
Median household income: $34,770

With earnings: 134,778 (80.06%)
--Mean earnings: $63,292
With Social Security income: 34,757 (20.65%)
--Mean Social Security income: $9,410
With Supplemental Security Income: 10,743 (6.38%)
--Mean Supplemental Security Income: $5,933
With public assistance income: 9,234 (5.49%)
--Mean public assistance income: $2,632
With retirement income: 19,454 (11.56%)
--Mean retirement income: $19,937

Families: 84,479 (100%)
Less than $10,000: 12,701 (15.03%)
$10,000 to $14,999: 6,015 (7.12%)
$15,000 to $24,999: 12,023 (14.23%)
$25,000 to $34,999: 9,716 (11.5%)
$35,000 to $49,999: 10,134 (12%)
$50,000 to $74,999: 11,206 (13.26%)
$75,000 to $99,999: 6,482 (7.67%)
$100,000 to $149,999: 6,962 (8.24%)
$150,000 to $199,999: 2,897 (3.43%)
$200,000 or more: 6,343 (7.51%)
Median family income: $37,231

Per capita income: $25,772

Median earnings (dollars)
Male full-time, year-round workers: $36,162
Female full-time, year-round workers: $30,178

POVERTY STATUS IN 1999
Families: 17,966 (21.27%)
--With related children under 18 years: 14,959 (17.71%)
----With related children under 5 years: 7,670 (9.08%)
Families with female householder, no husband present: 13,583 (16.08%)
--With related children under 18 years: 12,016 (14.22%)
----With related children under 5 years: 6,129 (7.26%)
Individuals: 95,743 (113.33%)
--18 years and over: 60,119 (71.16%)
----65 years and over: 8,319 (9.85%)
--Related children under 18 years: 34,914 (41.33%)
----Related children 5 to 17 years: 24,449 (28.94%)
--Unrelated individuals 15 years and over: 31,190 (36.92%)

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