Occupations in Alexander County, North Carolina (County)

Occupations#1

Percentage of the civilian employed population aged 16 and older.
Scope: population of North Carolina and Alexander County
Alexander County
North Carolina
0%5%10%15%20%CountProductionAdministrativeManagementSales and RelatedTransportationRepair1Construction2Education3Healthcare SupportMaterial MovingHealthcare4FacilitiesHealth TechniciansFood ServicePersonal CareSocial ServiceBusiness5Entertainment6Engineering7Law EnforcementFarming8Computers & MathFire FightingScienceLegal20.127024%7.184928%20.127024%20.1%3,16913.566211%12.181651%13.566211%13.6%2,1369.393458%9.975848%9.393458%9.4%1,4797.303906%11.098331%7.303906%7.3%1,1505.963798%3.456491%5.963798%6.0%9395.265164%3.539122%5.265164%5.3%8294.915846%5.084509%4.915846%4.9%7744.903144%6.301728%4.903144%4.9%7724.452207%2.671345%4.452207%4.5%7013.258177%2.657132%3.258177%3.3%5133.073992%4.078663%3.073992%3.1%4842.870753%3.877198%2.870753%2.9%4522.540489%2.010010%2.540489%2.5%4002.502382%5.928770%2.502382%2.5%3942.261035%3.082076%2.261035%2.3%3561.625913%1.830693%1.625913%1.6%2561.575103%4.599800%1.575103%1.6%2481.282947%1.693678%1.282947%1.3%2020.812956%1.545006%0.812956%0.8%1280.717688%1.050568%0.717688%0.7%1130.489044%0.678395%0.489044%0.5%770.400127%2.719430%0.400127%0.4%630.355668%1.012638%0.355668%0.4%560.266751%0.919583%0.266751%0.3%420.076215%0.822404%0.076215%0.1%12

Relative Occupations#2

Percentage more or less common in Alexander County than in North Carolina, among the civilian employed population aged 16 and older.
Scope: population of North Carolina and Alexander County
Less Common
More Common
0%100%%ref.ProductionTransportationHealthcare SupportRepair1Health TechniciansMaterial MovingAdministrativeConstruction2ManagementSocial ServiceEducation3Entertainment4Healthcare5FacilitiesPersonal CareFarming6Law EnforcementSales and RelatedEngineering7Food ServiceFire FightingBusiness8ScienceComputers & MathLegal180.128402%180.128402%180.1%20.127%20.1%7.185%7.18%72.539065%72.539065%72.5%5.964%5.96%3.456%3.46%66.665369%66.665369%66.7%4.452%4.45%2.671%2.67%48.770335%48.770335%48.8%5.265%5.27%3.539%3.54%26.391873%26.391873%26.4%2.540%2.54%2.010%2.01%22.620054%22.620054%22.6%3.258%3.26%2.657%2.66%11.365953%11.365953%11.4%13.566%13.6%12.182%12.2%-3.317189%-3.317189%3.3%4.916%4.92%5.085%5.08%-5.837993%-5.837993%5.8%9.393%9.39%9.976%9.98%-11.185937%-11.185937%11.2%1.626%1.63%1.831%1.83%-22.193662%-22.193662%22.2%4.903%4.90%6.302%6.30%-24.250839%-24.250839%24.3%1.283%1.28%1.694%1.69%-24.632377%-24.632377%24.6%3.074%3.07%4.079%4.08%-25.958069%-25.958069%26.0%2.871%2.87%3.877%3.88%-26.639219%-26.639219%26.6%2.261%2.26%3.082%3.08%-27.911578%-27.911578%27.9%0.489%0.49%0.678%0.68%-31.685717%-31.685717%31.7%0.718%0.72%1.051%1.05%-34.189148%-34.189148%34.2%7.304%7.30%11.098%11.1%-47.381662%-47.381662%47.4%0.813%0.81%1.545%1.55%-57.792566%-57.792566%57.8%2.502%2.50%5.929%5.93%-64.877038%-64.877038%64.9%0.356%0.36%1.013%1.01%-65.757140%-65.757140%65.8%1.575%1.58%4.600%4.60%-70.992155%-70.992155%71.0%0.267%0.27%0.920%0.92%-85.286366%-85.286366%85.3%0.400%0.40%2.719%2.72%-90.732698%-90.732698%90.7%0.076%0.08%0.822%0.82%

Sex Ratio by Occupation#3

Sex ratio by occupation among the civilian employed population aged 16 and older.
Scope: population of North Carolina and Alexander County
Female Male
North Carolina
Alexander County
3x2x1x0x1x2x3xFMEngineering1ProductionMaterial MovingComputers & MathManagementAll OccupationsFacilitiesEntertainment2Sales and RelatedBusiness3Education4Food ServiceAdministrative-1.000000x-1.000000x-1.000000x3.000000x5.394507x3.000000x3.00x3296-1.000000x-1.000000x-1.000000x2.332282x1.908227x2.332282x2.33x9512,218-1.000000x-1.000000x-1.000000x2.288462x4.220206x2.288462x2.29x156357-1.000000x-1.000000x-1.000000x2.150000x2.639634x2.150000x2.15x2043-1.000000x-1.000000x-1.000000x1.650538x1.488480x1.650538x1.65x558921-1.000000x-1.000000x-1.000000x1.230802x1.061359x1.230802x1.23x7,0588,687-1.000000x-1.000000x-1.000000x1.102326x1.661788x1.102326x1.10x215237-1.000000x-1.000000x-1.000000x1.082474x1.051984x1.082474x1.08x97105-1.337398x-1.067974x-1.337398x1.34x1.000000x1.000000x1.000000x658492-1.384615x-1.368239x-1.384615x1.38x1.000000x1.000000x1.000000x144104-2.088000x-3.012461x-2.088000x2.09x1.000000x1.000000x1.000000x522250-2.283333x-1.320948x-2.283333x2.28x1.000000x1.000000x1.000000x274120-2.358491x-2.667299x-2.358491x2.36x1.000000x1.000000x1.000000x1,500636

Part Timers by Occupation#4

Part time and seasonal workers as a percentage of total workforce within an occupation.
Scope: population of North Carolina and Alexander County
Alexander County
North Carolina
0%20%40%60%PartFullFood ServiceConstruction1Personal CareSales and RelatedComputers & MathFarming2FacilitiesHealthcare SupportEducation3Entertainment4AdministrativeMaterial MovingAll OccupationsScienceHealthcare5TransportationProductionManagementRepair6Social ServiceHealth TechniciansBusiness7Law EnforcementEngineering8LegalFire Fighting66.497462%60.035845%66.497462%66.5%26213258.139535%31.646613%58.139535%58.1%45032455.617978%53.817843%55.617978%55.6%19815853.130435%38.176082%53.130435%53.1%61153952.380952%13.296623%52.380952%52.4%333051.948052%41.867689%51.948052%51.9%403743.362832%44.358937%43.362832%43.4%19625641.512126%39.151086%41.512126%41.5%29141039.896373%41.781302%39.896373%39.9%30846433.663366%41.583280%33.663366%33.7%6813431.554307%30.014244%31.554307%31.6%6741,46230.994152%36.307264%30.994152%31.0%15935430.320737%30.460000%30.320737%30.3%4,77410,97111.0k23.809524%20.723532%23.809524%23.8%103220.247934%24.593552%20.247934%20.2%9838620.021299%30.350611%20.021299%20.0%18875119.690754%20.749937%19.690754%19.7%6242,54518.052738%12.534915%18.052738%18.1%2671,21217.973462%15.620685%17.973462%18.0%14968017.578125%22.741967%17.578125%17.6%4521115.750000%26.328586%15.750000%15.8%6333711.290323%17.793839%11.290323%11.3%2822010.619469%8.053090%10.619469%10.6%121010.000000%0.000000%0.0%12.421648%01280.000000%0.000000%0.0%17.764270%0120.000000%0.000000%0.0%29.905694%056

Median Income by Occupation#5

For the full-time year-round civilian employed population aged 16 and older.
Scope: population of North Carolina and Alexander County
Alexander County
North Carolina
$0k$20k$40k$60k%CountBusiness1Fire FightingHealthcare2TransportationManagementEngineering3ScienceHealth TechniciansRepair4Law EnforcementSocial ServiceEducation5Sales and RelatedComputers & MathAll OccupationsEntertainment6Material MovingProductionFarming7Construction8AdministrativeFacilitiesHealthcare SupportPersonal CareFood Service$53,250.000000$57,493.000000$53,250.000000$53.3k1.575%1.58%248$51,591.000000$38,214.000000$51,591.000000$51.6k0.356%0.36%56$51,343.000000$64,456.000000$51,343.000000$51.3k3.074%3.07%484$50,733.000000$38,050.000000$50,733.000000$50.7k5.964%5.96%939$49,009.000000$65,805.000000$49,009.000000$49.0k9.393%9.39%1,479$48,333.000000$71,326.000000$48,333.000000$48.3k0.813%0.81%128$48,250.000000$58,466.000000$48,250.000000$48.3k0.267%0.27%42$43,304.000000$39,190.000000$43,304.000000$43.3k2.540%2.54%400$40,849.000000$40,639.000000$40,849.000000$40.8k5.265%5.27%829$38,875.000000$40,656.000000$38,875.000000$38.9k0.718%0.72%113$37,073.000000$41,864.000000$37,073.000000$37.1k1.626%1.63%256$36,375.000000$40,802.000000$36,375.000000$36.4k4.903%4.90%772$36,141.000000$40,586.000000$36,141.000000$36.1k7.304%7.30%1,150$35,500.000000$77,614.000000$35,500.000000$35.5k0.400%0.40%63$33,984.000000$40,496.000000$33,984.000000$34.0k100.000%100%15,74515.7k$33,750.000000$45,406.000000$33,750.000000$33.8k1.283%1.28%202$31,538.000000$26,870.000000$31,538.000000$31.5k3.258%3.26%513$31,454.000000$31,843.000000$31,454.000000$31.5k20.127%20.1%3,169$30,650.000000$23,459.000000$30,650.000000$30.7k0.489%0.49%77$29,710.000000$31,828.000000$29,710.000000$29.7k4.916%4.92%774$29,063.000000$33,363.000000$29,063.000000$29.1k13.566%13.6%2,136$27,283.000000$24,449.000000$27,283.000000$27.3k2.871%2.87%452$21,888.000000$26,436.000000$21,888.000000$21.9k4.452%4.45%701$17,708.000000$23,128.000000$17,708.000000$17.7k2.261%2.26%356$16,552.000000$20,304.000000$16,552.000000$16.6k2.502%2.50%394

Map of Occupations by County Subdivision in Alexander County

Management Occupations by County Subdivision#6

Percentage of the population aged 16 and older employed with occupation: management (%):
6.0%8.6%11.2%13.8%16.4%19.0%

Business Occupations by County Subdivision#7

Percentage of the population aged 16 and older employed with occupation: business (business and finance) (%):
0.0%0.8%1.6%2.5%3.3%4.2%

Computers & Math Occupations by County Subdivision#8

Percentage of the population aged 16 and older employed with occupation: computers & math (%):
0.00%0.22%0.43%0.65%0.87%1.09%

Engineering Occupations by County Subdivision#9

Percentage of the population aged 16 and older employed with occupation: engineering (engineering and architecture) (%):
0.0%0.6%1.3%1.9%2.6%3.3%

Science Occupations by County Subdivision#10

Percentage of the population aged 16 and older employed with occupation: science (%):
0.00%0.18%0.35%0.53%0.71%0.89%

Social Service Occupations by County Subdivision#11

Percentage of the population aged 16 and older employed with occupation: social service (%):
0.80%1.13%1.46%1.80%2.13%2.46%

Legal Occupations by County Subdivision#12

Percentage of the population aged 16 and older employed with occupation: legal (%):
0.00%0.10%0.19%0.29%0.38%0.48%

Education Occupations by County Subdivision#13

Percentage of the population aged 16 and older employed with occupation: education (education, training, and library) (%):
2.0%4.0%5.8%7.7%9.6%11.5%

Entertainment Occupations by County Subdivision#14

Percentage of the population aged 16 and older employed with occupation: entertainment (arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media) (%):
0.0%0.7%1.3%2.0%2.7%3.4%

Healthcare Occupations by County Subdivision#15

Percentage of the population aged 16 and older employed with occupation: healthcare (health diagnosing and treating practitioners) (%):
0.0%1.4%2.8%4.2%5.6%7.0%

Health Technicians Occupations by County Subdivision#16

Percentage of the population aged 16 and older employed with occupation: health technicians (%):
0.0%1.0%2.0%2.9%3.9%5.0%

Healthcare Support Occupations by County Subdivision#17

Percentage of the population aged 16 and older employed with occupation: healthcare support (%):
0.0%1.5%3.0%4.5%6.0%7.6%

Fire Fighting Occupations by County Subdivision#18

Percentage of the population aged 16 and older employed with occupation: fire fighting (%):
0.00%0.30%0.60%0.90%1.20%1.50%

Law Enforcement Occupations by County Subdivision#19

Percentage of the population aged 16 and older employed with occupation: law enforcement (%):
0.00%0.27%0.55%0.82%1.09%1.37%

Food Service Occupations by County Subdivision#20

Percentage of the population aged 16 and older employed with occupation: food service (%):
0.0%0.8%1.6%2.4%3.2%4.0%

Facilities Occupations by County Subdivision#21

Percentage of the population aged 16 and older employed with occupation: facilities (%):
0.0%1.8%3.5%5.3%7.1%8.9%

Personal Care Occupations by County Subdivision#22

Percentage of the population aged 16 and older employed with occupation: personal care (%):
0.0%1.3%2.6%3.8%5.1%6.5%

Sales and Related Occupations by County Subdivision#23

Percentage of the population aged 16 and older employed with occupation: sales and related (%):
3.8%5.0%6.1%7.2%8.4%9.6%

Administrative Occupations by County Subdivision#24

Percentage of the population aged 16 and older employed with occupation: administrative (%):
9.4%11.8%14.2%16.5%18.9%21.3%

Farming Occupations by County Subdivision#25

Percentage of the population aged 16 and older employed with occupation: farming (farming, fishing, and forestry) (%):
0.0%0.5%1.1%1.6%2.1%2.7%

Construction Occupations by County Subdivision#26

Percentage of the population aged 16 and older employed with occupation: construction (construction and extraction) (%):
2.3%3.5%4.6%5.8%6.9%8.1%

Repair Occupations by County Subdivision#27

Percentage of the population aged 16 and older employed with occupation: repair (installation, maintenance, and repair) (%):
2.1%4.4%6.7%8.9%11.2%13.5%

Production Occupations by County Subdivision#28

Percentage of the population aged 16 and older employed with occupation: production (%):
8.8%12.7%16.7%20.6%24.5%28.4%

Transportation Occupations by County Subdivision#29

Percentage of the population aged 16 and older employed with occupation: transportation (%):
2.7%4.2%5.6%7.0%8.5%9.9%

Material Moving Occupations by County Subdivision#30

Percentage of the population aged 16 and older employed with occupation: material moving (%):
0.0%1.2%2.4%3.6%4.8%6.0%
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Map of Occupations by Tract in Alexander County

Management Occupations by Tract#31

Percentage of the population aged 16 and older employed with occupation: management (%):
3.4%5.3%7.3%9.2%11.1%13.1%

Business Occupations by Tract#32

Percentage of the population aged 16 and older employed with occupation: business (business and finance) (%):
0.68%1.18%1.66%2.15%2.64%3.13%

Computers & Math Occupations by Tract#33

Percentage of the population aged 16 and older employed with occupation: computers & math (%):
0.0%0.6%1.1%1.7%2.3%2.9%

Engineering Occupations by Tract#34

Percentage of the population aged 16 and older employed with occupation: engineering (engineering and architecture) (%):
0.0%0.6%1.1%1.7%2.2%2.8%

Science Occupations by Tract#35

Percentage of the population aged 16 and older employed with occupation: science (%):
0.00%0.13%0.27%0.40%0.53%0.67%

Social Service Occupations by Tract#36

Percentage of the population aged 16 and older employed with occupation: social service (%):
0.0%0.7%1.4%2.1%2.8%3.6%

Legal Occupations by Tract#37

Percentage of the population aged 16 and older employed with occupation: legal (%):
0.00%0.07%0.14%0.21%0.29%0.36%

Education Occupations by Tract#38

Percentage of the population aged 16 and older employed with occupation: education (education, training, and library) (%):
2.2%3.6%4.8%6.1%7.4%8.7%

Entertainment Occupations by Tract#39

Percentage of the population aged 16 and older employed with occupation: entertainment (arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media) (%):
0.3%1.0%1.7%2.4%3.1%3.8%

Healthcare Occupations by Tract#40

Percentage of the population aged 16 and older employed with occupation: healthcare (health diagnosing and treating practitioners) (%):
1.6%2.5%3.4%4.3%5.2%6.2%

Health Technicians Occupations by Tract#41

Percentage of the population aged 16 and older employed with occupation: health technicians (%):
0.6%1.6%2.5%3.4%4.3%5.2%

Healthcare Support Occupations by Tract#42

Percentage of the population aged 16 and older employed with occupation: healthcare support (%):
0.9%2.5%4.1%5.7%7.3%9.0%

Fire Fighting Occupations by Tract#43

Percentage of the population aged 16 and older employed with occupation: fire fighting (%):
0.00%0.13%0.27%0.40%0.53%0.67%

Law Enforcement Occupations by Tract#44

Percentage of the population aged 16 and older employed with occupation: law enforcement (%):
0.37%0.51%0.65%0.79%0.93%1.08%

Food Service Occupations by Tract#45

Percentage of the population aged 16 and older employed with occupation: food service (%):
0.7%1.3%1.9%2.5%3.1%3.8%

Facilities Occupations by Tract#46

Percentage of the population aged 16 and older employed with occupation: facilities (%):
0.9%2.3%3.6%5.0%6.3%7.7%

Personal Care Occupations by Tract#47

Percentage of the population aged 16 and older employed with occupation: personal care (%):
0.8%1.7%2.6%3.5%4.4%5.4%

Sales and Related Occupations by Tract#48

Percentage of the population aged 16 and older employed with occupation: sales and related (%):
3.3%4.8%6.3%7.8%9.3%10.8%

Administrative Occupations by Tract#49

Percentage of the population aged 16 and older employed with occupation: administrative (%):
8.1%10.4%12.7%15.0%17.3%19.7%

Farming Occupations by Tract#50

Percentage of the population aged 16 and older employed with occupation: farming (farming, fishing, and forestry) (%):
0.00%0.42%0.84%1.26%1.68%2.10%

Construction Occupations by Tract#51

Percentage of the population aged 16 and older employed with occupation: construction (construction and extraction) (%):
2.6%4.1%5.5%6.9%8.3%9.7%

Repair Occupations by Tract#52

Percentage of the population aged 16 and older employed with occupation: repair (installation, maintenance, and repair) (%):
0.6%2.3%4.0%5.6%7.2%8.9%

Production Occupations by Tract#53

Percentage of the population aged 16 and older employed with occupation: production (%):
12.6%15.7%18.8%21.8%24.9%28.0%

Transportation Occupations by Tract#54

Percentage of the population aged 16 and older employed with occupation: transportation (%):
4.1%4.9%5.5%6.2%6.8%7.5%

Material Moving Occupations by Tract#55

Percentage of the population aged 16 and older employed with occupation: material moving (%):
0.5%2.2%3.9%5.5%7.2%8.9%
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Occupations by Place in Alexander County

There are 4 places that are fully or partially contained within Alexander County (3 fully and 1 partially). This section compares all 4 of those to each other, Alexander County, and other entities that contain or substantially overlap with Alexander County.

Management Occupations by Place#56

Percentage of the civilian employed population aged 16 and older.
Scope: population of Alexander County, selected places in Alexander County, and entities that contain Alexander County
0%2%4%6%8%10%12%Count#BethlehemStony PointSouth AtlanticUnited States of AmericaUnited StatesNorth CarolinaN CarolinaSouthAlexander County SchoolsAlexander CoAlexander CountyAlexanderHickory, Lenoir, and Morganton Metro AreaHickory AreaTaylorsvilleHiddenite12.315739%12.315739%12.3%259111.424100%11.424100%11.4%73210.390478%10.390478%10.4%2,952,3322.95M10.035605%10.035605%10.0%14,852,82814.9M9.975848%9.975848%10.0%445,005445k9.891059%9.891059%9.9%5,332,9125.33M9.393458%9.393458%9.4%1,4799.393458%9.393458%9.4%1,4797.562727%7.562727%7.6%11,93311.9k6.260575%6.260575%6.3%3730.000000%0.000000%0.0%04

Management Income by Place#81

Median income for the full-time year-round civilian employed population aged 16 and older.
Scope: population of Alexander County, selected places in Alexander County, and entities that contain Alexander County
$0k$20k$40k$60k%Count#United States of AmericaUnited StatesSouth AtlanticSouthNorth CarolinaN CarolinaBethlehemHickory, Lenoir, and Morganton Metro AreaHickory AreaAlexander County SchoolsAlexander CoAlexander CountyAlexanderTaylorsville$72,586.000000$72,586.000000$72.6k10.036%10.0%14,852,82814.9M$71,343.000000$71,343.000000$71.3k10.390%10.4%2,952,3322.95M$69,211.000000$69,211.000000$69.2k9.891%9.89%5,332,9125.33M$65,805.000000$65,805.000000$65.8k9.976%9.98%445,005445k$57,574.000000$57,574.000000$57.6k12.316%12.3%2591$54,078.000000$54,078.000000$54.1k7.563%7.56%11,93311.9k$49,009.000000$49,009.000000$49.0k9.393%9.39%1,479$49,009.000000$49,009.000000$49.0k9.393%9.39%1,479$37,083.000000$37,083.000000$37.1k6.261%6.26%372

Occupations by County Subdivision in Alexander County

There are 8 county subdivisions in Alexander County. This section compares all 8 of those to each other, Alexander County, and other entities that contain or substantially overlap with Alexander County.

Management Occupations by County Subdivision#93

Percentage of the civilian employed population aged 16 and older.
Scope: population of Alexander County, selected county subdivisions in Alexander County, and entities that contain Alexander County
0%5%10%15%Count#Millers TownshipMillersWittenburg TownshipWittenburgSouth AtlanticLittle River TownshipLittle RivUnited States of AmericaUnited StatesNorth CarolinaN CarolinaSouthAlexander County SchoolsAlexander CoAlexander CountyAlexanderTaylorsville TownshipTaylorsvilleSugar Loaf TownshipSugar LoafEllendale TownshipEllendaleHickory, Lenoir, and Morganton Metro AreaHickory AreaGwaltneys TownshipGwaltneysSharpes TownshipSharpes18.930481%18.930481%18.9%177110.689899%10.689899%10.7%454210.390478%10.390478%10.4%2,952,3322.95M10.213415%10.213415%10.2%67310.035605%10.035605%10.0%14,852,82814.9M9.975848%9.975848%10.0%445,005445k9.891059%9.891059%9.9%5,332,9125.33M9.393458%9.393458%9.4%1,4799.393458%9.393458%9.4%1,4798.837112%8.837112%8.8%42148.649469%8.649469%8.6%5758.049113%8.049113%8.0%11867.562727%7.562727%7.6%11,93311.9k6.256307%6.256307%6.3%6276.068081%6.068081%6.1%1238