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As of 2010-2014, the per capita income of Bessemer is $22,237, which is lower than the state average of $28,912 and is lower than the national average of $28,555. Bessemer median household income is $41,771, which has grown by 35.70% since 2000. The median household income growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 32.44% and is higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. On average Bessemer residents spend 24.4 minutes per day commuting to work, which is lower than the state average of 26.0 minutes and is lower than the national average of 25.7 minutes.

Topics:Per Capita IncomeMedian Workers IncomeHousehold IncomeFamily IncomeMedian Income by AgeEmployment StatusCommuting to WorkCareersPoverty Level

Per Capita Income, #1103

Bessemer, PA
22,237 USD
Pennsylvania
28,912 USD
U.S.
28,555 USD

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical per capita income data.

Median Individual Worker Income, see rank

Bessemer, PA
24,625 USD
Pennsylvania
31,459 USD
U.S.
30,815 USD

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical median individual worker income data.


Male Median Individual Worker Income, see rank
Bessemer, PA
29,632 USD
Pennsylvania
38,139 USD
U.S.
36,116 USD

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical male median individual worker income data.


Female Median Individual Worker Income, see rank
Bessemer, PA
20,463 USD
Pennsylvania
25,633 USD
U.S.
25,692 USD

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical female median individual worker income data.

Household Income

Median Household Income, #1158
Bessemer, PA
41,771 USD
Pennsylvania
53,115 USD
U.S.
53,482 USD
Mean Household Income, see rank
Bessemer, PA
55,292 USD
Pennsylvania
72,210 USD
U.S.
74,596 USD
Median Household Income Growth Since 2000, #555
Bessemer, PA
35.70%
Pennsylvania
32.44%
U.S.
27.36%
Ranks: $10k or less, $10k-$20k, $20k-$30k, $30k-$40k, $40k-$50k, $50k-$75k, $75k-$100k, $100k-$150k, $150k-$200k, $200k or more


Household Income Other than Earnings
 Bessemer, PAPennsylvaniaU.S.
%+Average Amount%+Average Amount%+Average Amount
Interest, Dividends, or Net Rental Income24.95%$2,124, see rank24.07%$12,57121.11%$16,919
Social Security Income35.01%$20,823, see rank33.19%$18,05229.33%$17,636
Public Assistance Income7.55%$1,942, see rank3.55%$2,9192.82%$3,720
Retirement Income23.06%$16,315, see rank20.15%$20,31317.85%$24,095
+ The percentage of the total households that have the income.

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical household income data.

Family Income

Median Family Income, see rank
Bessemer, PA
51,406 USD
Pennsylvania
67,521 USD
U.S.
65,443 USD
Mean Family Income, see rank
Bessemer, PA
64,989 USD
Pennsylvania
86,912 USD
U.S.
86,963 USD
Ranks: $10k or less, $10k-$20k, $20k-$30k, $30k-$40k, $40k-$50k, $50k-$75k, $75k-$100k, $100k-$150k, $150k-$200k, $200k or more

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical family income data.

Median Household Income by Races

 Bessemer, PAPennsylvaniaU.S.
White$41,875, see rank$56,327$56,900
Hispanic$61,250, see rank$34,491$42,396

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical median household income by races data.

Median Household Income by Age

 Bessemer, PAPennsylvaniaU.S.
25 to 44$39,000, see rank$60,435$58,398
45 to 64$46,964, see rank$65,855$65,027
65 or over$38,036, see rank$34,938$37,945

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical median household income by age data.

Employment Status

 Bessemer, PAPennsylvaniaU.S.
Population 16 Years and Over1,014, see rank10,351,296248,775,628
Male1478, 47.14%, see rank48.30%48.69%
Male, In Labor Force:2290, 60.67%, see rank67.76%69.28%
Male, In Armed Forces20, 0.00%, see rank0.10%0.73%
Male, Civilian2290, 60.67%, see rank67.67%68.54%
Male, Civilian, Employed3257, 88.62%, see rank90.82%90.49%
Male, Civilian, Unemployed333, 11.38%, see rank9.18%9.51%
Male, Not in Labor Force2188, 39.33%, see rank32.24%30.72%
Female1536, 52.86%, see rank51.70%51.31%
Female, In Labor Force:2287, 53.54%, see rank58.31%58.79%
Female, In Armed Forces20, 0.00%, see rank0.01%0.11%
Female, Civilian2287, 53.54%, see rank58.30%58.69%
Female, Civilian, Employed3262, 91.29%, see rank92.12%91.18%
Female, Civilian, Unemployed325, 8.71%, see rank7.88%8.82%
Female, Not in Labor Force2249, 46.46%, see rank41.69%41.21%
1 Percentage of the population of 16 years and over.
2 Percentage of the population of 16 years and over for the gender.
3 Percentage of the Civilian for the gender.

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical employment status data.

Commuting to Work

 Bessemer, PAPennsylvaniaU.S.
Workers 16 Years and Over509, 100%5,826,933141,337,148
Car, Truck, or Van—Drove Alone461, 90.57%, see rank76.64%76.41%
Car, Truck, or Van—Carpooled23, 4.52%, see rank8.77%9.59%
Public Transportation0, 0.00%, see rank5.50%5.06%
Walked14, 2.75%, see rank3.85%2.78%
Other Means0, 0.00%, see rank1.34%1.79%
Worked at Home11, 2.16%, see rank3.89%4.37%

Mean Travel Time to Work, see rank
Bessemer, PA
24.4 minutes
Pennsylvania
26.0 minutes
U.S.
25.7 minutes
Ranks: 9 min. or less, 10-19 min., 20-29 min., 30-39 min., 40-59 min., 60-89 min., 90min. or more

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical commuting to work data.

Careers


Occupation
 Bessemer, PAPennsylvaniaU.S.
Civilian Employed, 16 Years and Over5195,946,480143,435,233
Male1257, 49.52%, see rank51.67%52.38%
Management, Professional, and Related Occupations235, 13.62%, see rank33.03%33.12%
Service Occupations220, 7.78%, see rank14.05%15.12%
Sales and Office Occupations249, 19.07%, see rank16.97%17.47%
Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations21, 0.39%, see rank0.64%1.11%
Construction, Extraction, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations252, 20.23%, see rank8.62%9.29%
Production, Transportation, and Material Moving Occupations283, 32.30%, see rank20.53%17.94%
Female1262, 50.48%, see rank48.33%47.62%
Management, Professional, and Related Occupations259, 22.52%, see rank40.12%40.04%
Service Occupations292, 35.11%, see rank21.25%21.52%
Sales and Office Occupations2106, 40.46%, see rank32.14%31.93%
Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations20, 0.00%, see rank0.22%0.32%
Construction, Extraction, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations20, 0.00%, see rank0.22%0.28%
Production, Transportation, and Material Moving Occupations25, 1.91%, see rank5.82%5.65%
1 Percentage of the civilian employed, 16 years and over.
2 Percentage of the civilian employed, 16 years and over for the gender.

Industry
 Bessemer, PAPennsylvaniaU.S.
Civilian Employed, 16 Years and Over519, 100%5,946,480143,435,233
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunting, Mining11, 2.12%, see rank1.44%1.96%
Construction45, 8.67%, see rank5.71%6.17%
Manufacturing50, 9.63%, see rank12.19%10.43%
Wholesale Trade16, 3.08%, see rank2.81%2.75%
Retail Trade70, 13.49%, see rank11.77%11.57%
Transportation, Warehousing, Utilities63, 12.14%, see rank5.07%4.93%
Information8, 1.54%, see rank1.74%2.14%
Finance, Insurance, Real Estate, Rental, Leasing35, 6.74%, see rank6.42%6.60%
Professional, Scientific, Management,
Administrative, Waste Management Services
41, 7.90%, see rank9.76%10.89%
Educational Services, Health Care, Social Assistance106, 20.42%, see rank25.97%23.21%
Arts, Entertainment, Recreation,
Accommodation, Food Services
34, 6.55%, see rank8.32%9.49%
Public Administration0, 0.00%, see rank4.15%4.92%
Other Services, Except Public Administration40, 7.71%, see rank4.65%4.96%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical careers data.

Poverty Level

 Bessemer, PA%PennsylvaniaU.S.
Population in Poverty1109.02%, see rank13.51%15.59%
Family in Poverty247.19%, see rank9.31%11.47%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical poverty level data.


 
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