Employment Status in Ferguson, Missouri (City)

Employment Status#1

Percentage of population aged 25 to 64 years old.
Scope: population of Missouri and Ferguson
Ferguson
Missouri
0%10%20%30%40%50%60%CountArmed ForcesEmployed1UnemployedOther20.099083%0.408420%0.099083%0.1%1660.162249%58.781918%60.162249%60.2%9,7157.072083%4.149570%7.072083%7.1%1,14232.666584%36.660092%32.666584%32.7%5,275

Employment Status By Sex#2

Percentage of male and female population aged 25 to 64 years old.
Scope: population of Missouri and Ferguson
Ferguson
Missouri
50%0%50%FMArmed ForcesEmployed1UnemployedOther2-0.000000%-0.000000%0.000000%0.0%0.000000%0.229358%0.000000%0.229358%0.229358%0.2%016-59.703445%-59.703445%-59.703445%59.7%59.703445%1.062036%59.703445%1.062036%60.765482%60.8%5,4764,239-5.015264%-5.015264%-5.015264%5.0%5.015264%4.761112%5.015264%4.761112%9.776376%9.8%460682-29.228784%-6.052506%-29.228784%-6.052506%-35.281291%35.3%29.228784%29.228784%29.228784%29.2%3,2362,039

Employment Status by Age#3

Employment status composition of the given age cohorts.
Scope: population of Ferguson
Armed Forces
Employed
Unemployed
Not in Labor Force
75+70-7465-6962-6460-6155-5945-5435-4430-3425-2922-2420-2116-190.000000%13.144059%13%0.000000%86.855941%87%1250.000000%18.456376%18%0.000000%81.543624%82%1100.000000%35.741935%36%0.000000%64.258065%64%2770.000000%36.814621%37%0.000000%63.185379%63%2820.000000%51.540616%52%9.523810%10%38.935574%39%3680.000000%72.222222%72%1.291990%26.485788%26%1,1180.000000%68.866621%69%4.146510%26.986869%27%1,9930.000000%81.987578%82%6.366460%6%11.645963%12%2,1120.000000%78.805970%79%11.442786%11%9.751244%10%7921.247077%73.031956%73%14.886984%15%10.833983%11%9530.000000%71.408351%71%15.569710%16%13.021939%13%1,0090.000000%58.906526%59%11.992945%12%29.100529%29%3340.000000%24.339623%24%16.603774%17%59.056604%59%2580%20%40%60%80%100%Count

Employment by Sex and Age#4

Percentage of population employed by sex and age cohort.
Scope: population of Ferguson
Female
Male
0%20%40%60%80%100%FM75+70-7465-6962-6460-6155-5945-5435-4430-3425-2922-2420-2116-1911.054%11.1%16.529%16.5%17.520%17.5%20.000%20.0%25.954%26.0%45.812%45.8%37.468%37.5%36.148%36.1%33.151%33.2%70.774%70.8%66.740%66.7%80.063%80.1%62.313%62.3%80.943%80.9%89.297%89.3%71.415%71.4%85.152%85.2%70.852%70.9%76.236%76.2%71.712%71.7%72.853%72.9%69.899%69.9%59.164%59.2%58.594%58.6%22.831%22.8%25.402%25.4%

Employment Sex Ratio by Age#5

Percentage more males or females employed by age cohort.
Scope: population of Missouri and Ferguson
More Females More Males
Missouri
Ferguson
50%0%50%100%M:FFM75+70-7465-6962-6460-6155-5945-5435-4430-3425-2922-2420-2116-19-8.333333%-8.333333%8.3%27.658578%0.9230.926560-44.444444%-44.444444%44.4%13.306750%0.6920.69654571.568627%9.671971%71.568627%71.6%1.7161.72102175-5.839416%-5.839416%5.8%1.425815%0.9450.94145137104.132231%10.017543%104.132231%104.1%2.0412.04121247-19.215686%-19.215686%19.2%0.744022%0.8390.84608510-41.868932%-41.868932%41.9%5.392271%0.7050.701,169824-80.851064%-80.851064%80.9%11.852209%0.5530.551,360752-50.632911%-50.632911%50.6%12.804080%0.6640.66476316-39.447236%-39.447236%39.4%7.834953%0.7170.72555398-8.902692%-8.902692%8.9%4.050901%0.9180.92526483-22.666667%-22.666667%22.7%4.774325%0.8150.82184150-5.511177%58.000000%58.000000%58.0%1.5801.58100158

Male Employment by Age#6

Percentage of male population employed by age cohort. Gray areas represent percentile bands from the places in Missouri.
Scope: population of Missouri, Ferguson, and selected other places in Missouris
Ferguson
Missouri
Percentile:
0th - 100th
10th - 90th
20th - 80th
30th - 70th
40th - 60th
0%20%40%60%80%100%%75+70-7465-6962-6460-6155-5945-5435-4430-3425-2922-2420-2116-1916.529%16.5%20.000%20.0%45.812%45.8%36.148%36.1%70.774%70.8%80.063%80.1%80.943%80.9%71.415%71.4%70.852%70.9%71.712%71.7%69.899%69.9%58.594%58.6%25.402%25.4%

Female Employment by Age#7

Percentage of female population employed by age cohort. Gray areas represent percentile bands from the places in Missouri.
Scope: population of Missouri, Ferguson, and selected other places in Missouris
Ferguson
Missouri
Percentile:
0th - 100th
10th - 90th
20th - 80th
30th - 70th
40th - 60th
0%20%40%60%80%100%%75+70-7465-6962-6460-6155-5945-5435-4430-3425-2922-2420-2116-1911.054%11.1%17.520%17.5%25.954%26.0%37.468%37.5%33.151%33.2%66.740%66.7%62.313%62.3%89.297%89.3%85.152%85.2%76.236%76.2%72.853%72.9%59.164%59.2%22.831%22.8%

Employment among the Married#8

Selected family employment structures as a percentage of all married couple households.
Scope: households in Missouri and Ferguson
Ferguson
Missouri
0%10%20%30%CountBoth Parents Work1Stay at Home Moms1Stay at Home Dads1Neither Parent WorksNeither Parent Wo…1Both Work, No Kids2Ladies Who Lunch2Gents Who Lunch2Neither Works, No KidsNeither Works, No …223.686275%26.604647%23.686275%23.7%6043.098039%8.927538%3.098039%3.1%791.215686%1.462704%1.215686%1.2%312.117647%0.738874%2.117647%2.1%5436.352941%26.251001%36.352941%36.4%92711.607843%10.473463%11.607843%11.6%2964.000000%7.042482%4.000000%4.0%10217.921569%18.499292%17.921569%17.9%457

Employment among the Married With Children#9

Selected employment arrangements as a percentage of married couples with children under 18 present in the house.
Scope: households in Missouri and Ferguson
Ferguson
Missouri
0%20%40%60%CountBoth WorkStay at Home MomsStay at Home DadsNeither Work78.645833%70.506212%78.645833%78.6%60410.286458%23.659283%10.286458%10.3%794.036458%3.876381%4.036458%4.0%317.031250%1.958124%7.031250%7.0%54

Employment among the Married Without Children#10

Selected employment arrangements as a percentage of married couples without children under 18 present in the house.
Scope: households in Missouri and Ferguson
Ferguson
Missouri
0%10%20%30%40%50%CountBoth WorkLadies Who LunchGents Who LunchNeither Work52.020202%42.159285%52.020202%52.0%92716.610550%16.820453%16.610550%16.6%2965.723906%11.310273%5.723906%5.7%10225.645342%29.709988%25.645342%25.6%457

Employment by Educational Attainment#11

Percentage of population that is employed by highest level of educational attainment among the population aged 25 to 64 years old.
Scope: population of Missouri and Ferguson
Ferguson
Missouri
0%20%40%60%80%CountBachelor's Degree1Some College2H.S. Diploma3No H.S. Diploma377.857143%84.592387%77.857143%77.9%1,63575.194686%74.614370%75.194686%75.2%3,28367.851670%67.263994%67.851670%67.9%2,21445.979186%47.414879%45.979186%46.0%486

The Non-Working by Race#12

Percentage of each ethno-racial group's population 16 to 64 years of age that is either unemployed or not in the labor force.
Scope: population of Missouri and Ferguson
Female Male
Missouri
Ferguson
Shaded bar tips show excess over facing bar.
60%40%20%0%20%40%60%80%%OtherMixedBlackWhiteHispanic1Asian-73.913043%-27.210194%-15.299163%-73.913043%73.9%73.913043%6.086957%27.210194%80.000000%80.0%76.316%76.3%-32.380952%-18.193760%-40.460309%-50.574713%50.6%32.380952%40.460309%0.187715%32.380952%32.4%40.625%40.6%-30.465815%-36.001388%-30.465815%30.5%30.465815%11.520111%36.001388%7.374207%41.985927%42.0%35.291%35.3%-17.650025%-19.431759%-25.457549%-6.608118%-37.081784%37.1%17.650025%25.457549%17.650025%17.7%27.763%27.8%-0.000000%-38.125000%-23.669786%-15.616251%-38.125000%38.1%0.000000%23.669786%0.000000%0.0%33.702%33.7%-0.000000%-25.312912%-15.107799%0.000000%0.0%0.000000%0.000000%25.312912%0.000000%0.0%0.000%0%

Unemployment by Race#13

Percentage unemployed of each ethno-racial group's population 16 to 64 years of age.
Scope: population of Missouri and Ferguson
Female Male
Missouri
Ferguson
Shaded bar tips show excess over facing bar.
5%0%5%10%15%%BlackOtherMixedWhiteHispanic1Asian-6.066867%-8.988512%-6.066867%6.1%6.066867%9.778846%8.988512%1.678288%15.845713%15.8%10.163%10.2%-0.000000%-5.649573%0.000000%0.0%0.000000%17.777778%5.649573%0.239579%17.777778%17.8%7.018%7.02%-4.597701%-6.094267%-4.597701%4.6%4.597701%4.926108%6.094267%1.628572%9.523810%9.5%7.292%7.29%-2.824004%-3.356293%-3.781149%-6.180297%6.2%2.824004%3.781149%1.018782%2.824004%2.8%4.571%4.57%-0.000000%-4.957949%0.000000%0.0%0.000000%0.000000%4.957949%0.123229%0.000000%0.0%0.000%0%-0.000000%-2.344093%-0.634752%0.000000%0.0%0.000000%0.000000%2.344093%0.000000%0.0%0.000%0%

Armed Forces by Race#14

Percentage of each ethno-racial group's population 16 to 64 years of age in the armed forces.
Scope: population of Missouri and Ferguson
Female Male
Missouri
Ferguson
Shaded bar tips show excess over facing bar.
0%1%2%3%4%%MixedBlackWhiteHispanic1AsianOther-0.000000%-0.548512%0.000000%0.0%0.000000%4.761905%0.548512%1.109162%4.761905%4.8%2.604%2.60%-0.000000%-0.331789%0.000000%0.0%0.000000%0.286682%0.331789%0.646795%0.286682%0.3%0.120%0.12%-0.000000%-0.105272%0.000000%0.0%0.000000%0.000000%0.105272%0.622678%0.000000%0.0%0.000%0%-0.000000%-0.940496%0.000000%0.0%0.000000%0.000000%0.940496%0.851881%0.000000%0.0%0.000%0%-0.000000%-0.252808%0.000000%0.0%0.000000%0.000000%0.252808%0.658478%0.000000%0.0%0.000%0%-0.000000%-0.761381%0.000000%0.0%0.000000%0.000000%0.761381%1.992904%0.000000%0.0%0.000%0%

Employment by Race#15

Percentage employed of each ethno-racial group's population 16 to 64 years of age.
Scope: population of Missouri and Ferguson
Female Male
Missouri
Ferguson
Shaded bar tips show excess over facing bar.
100%50%0%50%100%%AsianHispanic1WhiteBlackMixedOther-100.000000%-59.579289%-100.000000%100.0%100.000000%0.000000%59.579289%15.107799%100.000000%100.0%100.000%100%-61.875000%-60.713963%-61.875000%61.9%61.875000%38.125000%60.713963%15.616251%100.000000%100.0%66.298%66.3%-62.918216%-67.934333%-62.918216%62.9%62.918216%19.431759%67.934333%6.608118%82.349975%82.3%72.237%72.2%-58.014073%-11.520111%-56.624405%-7.374207%-69.534185%69.5%58.014073%56.624405%58.014073%58.0%64.709%64.7%-49.425287%-59.351977%-0.187715%-49.425287%49.4%49.425287%18.193760%59.351977%67.619048%67.6%59.375%59.4%-20.000000%-6.086957%-57.490643%-26.086957%26.1%20.000000%57.490643%15.299163%20.000000%20.0%23.684%23.7%

Map of Employment Status by Tract in Ferguson

Both Parents Work Employment Status by Tract#16

Percentage of married families with children under the age of 18 present in which both parents work outside the home (%):
14%20%25%31%37%43%

Stay at Home Moms Employment Status by Tract#17

Percentage of married families with children under the age of 18 present in which the husband works outside the home and the wife stays at home (%):
0.0%1.5%3.0%4.5%6.0%7.6%

Stay at Home Dads Employment Status by Tract#18

Percentage of married families with children under the age of 18 present in which the wife works outside the home and the husband stays at home (%):
0.0%1.7%3.4%5.1%6.8%8.6%

Neither Parent Works Employment Status by Tract#19

Percentage of married families with children under the age of 18 present in which neither parent works outside the home (%):
0.0%1.6%3.2%4.8%6.3%8.0%

Employed Working-Age Men Employment Status by Tract#20

Percentage of male population aged 35 to 44 years old that are employed
35%46%58%69%80%92%
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Employment Status by Place in the St. Louis Area

There are 305 places in the St. Louis Area. This section compares Ferguson to all of the places in the St. Louis Area and to those entities that contain or substantially overlap with Ferguson.

Employed Working-Age Men by Place#25

Percentage of male population aged 35 to 44 years old that are employed.
Scope: population of Ferguson, selected other places in the St. Louis Area, and entities that contain Ferguson
0%50%100%Count#TroySappingtonGlendaleWeldon SpringStauntonMillstadtFrontenacScott AFBMarlboroughLaBarque CreekLaBarque CrkOaklandGeraldVelda CityValmeyerHorineAlbersHamelBeckemeyerPasadena HillsPasadena HlsElsahGraftonInnsbrookBartelsoFlint HillSt. LiboryHeckerPasadena ParkBeverly HillsJosephvillePierronDorchesterNew MelleO'FallonSt. PetersTwin OaksSt. CharlesPanamaSt. Louis CountySt. LouisCarlyleWest North CentralCrestwoodSt. Louis Metro AreaSt. LouisMidwestUnited States of AmericaUnited StatesMissouriTroyParkdaleSt. LouisHueyFergusonBerkeleyBenldCastle PointPeaceful VillagePeaceful VlgChampRentchlerThree CreeksCave100.000000%100.000000%100.0%5051100.000000%100.000000%100.0%2982100.000000%100.000000%100.0%3263100.000000%100.000000%100.0%2594100.000000%100.000000%100.0%1925100.000000%100.000000%100.0%1716100.000000%100.000000%100.0%977100.000000%100.000000%100.0%1658100.000000%100.000000%100.0%889100.000000%100.000000%100.0%17310100.000000%100.000000%100.0%9011100.000000%100.000000%100.0%10312100.000000%100.000000%100.0%3813100.000000%100.000000%100.0%8914100.000000%100.000000%100.0%8815100.000000%100.000000%100.0%5316100.000000%100.000000%100.0%6617100.000000%100.000000%100.0%4318100.000000%100.000000%100.0%3619100.000000%100.000000%100.0%1420100.000000%100.000000%100.0%1921100.000000%100.000000%100.0%322100.000000%100.000000%100.0%3823100.000000%100.000000%100.0%2724100.000000%100.000000%100.0%2625100.000000%100.000000%100.0%4526100.000000%100.000000%100.0%1627100.000000%100.000000%100.0%2328100.000000%100.000000%100.0%1429100.000000%100.000000%100.0%1330100.000000%100.000000%100.0%74496.153846%96.153846%96.2%256594.967009%94.967009%95.0%6,1897494.717920%94.717920%94.7%3,4257593.333333%93.333333%93.3%288791.446820%91.446820%91.4%3,29310490.909091%90.909091%90.9%1010887.773225%87.773225%87.8%48,62948.6k87.681159%87.681159%87.7%24213087.200783%87.200783%87.2%1,108,7101.11M85.371703%85.371703%85.4%71215285.120215%85.120215%85.1%143,631144k84.507990%84.507990%84.5%3,510,6363.51M83.826751%83.826751%83.8%16,918,49516.9M83.563475%83.563475%83.6%303,851304k81.183432%81.183432%81.2%68617378.571429%78.571429%78.6%1119577.165002%77.165002%77.2%15,53115.5k20575.000000%75.000000%75.0%621671.415005%71.415005%71.4%75222967.914439%67.914439%67.9%25423861.016949%61.016949%61.0%7225936.024845%36.024845%36.0%582810.000000%0.000000%0.0%02990.000000%0.000000%0.0%03000.000000%0.000000%0.0%03010.000000%0.000000%0.0%03020.000000%0.000000%0.0%0303

Employment Status by Place in Missouri

There are 1,033 places in Missouri. This section compares Ferguson to the 50 most populous places in Missouri and to those entities that contain or substantially overlap with Ferguson. The least populous of the compared places has a population of 16,800.

Employed Working-Age Men by Place#30

Percentage of male population aged 35 to 44 years old that are employed.
Scope: population of Ferguson, selected other places in Missouri, and entities that contain Ferguson
0%20%40%60%80%Count#Creve CoeurMaryland HeightsMaryland HtsRaymoreWebster GrovesWebster GrvsO'FallonSt. PetersManchesterOakvilleLee's SummitWildwoodChesterfieldWentzvilleBallwinFort Leonard WoodNixaOzarkBeltonSt. CharlesFlorissantWarrensburgMehlvilleAfftonUniversity CityUniv CityKirkwoodColumbiaLibertySt. Louis CountySt. LouisBlue SpringsIndependenceWest North CentralKirksvilleRaytownCape GirardeauKansas CityGladstoneArnoldSt. Louis Metro AreaSt. LouisMidwestHazelwoodJoplinUnited States of AmericaUnited StatesMissouriGrandviewConcordHannibalRollaSt. LouisSt. JosephSpringfieldSpanish LakeSedaliaFergusonOld JamestownPoplar BluffJefferson CityFarmington98.212005%98.212005%98.2%769197.506083%97.506083%97.5%1,603296.875000%96.875000%96.9%1,302395.910184%95.910184%95.9%1,196494.967009%94.967009%95.0%6,189594.717920%94.717920%94.7%3,425694.509804%94.509804%94.5%964794.507111%94.507111%94.5%1,927894.480883%94.480883%94.5%5,906994.410959%94.410959%94.4%1,7231093.646055%93.646055%93.6%2,1961193.400838%93.400838%93.4%2,6751292.774869%92.774869%92.8%1,7721392.736486%92.736486%92.7%5491492.324561%92.324561%92.3%1,2631591.548043%91.548043%91.5%1,0291691.509434%91.509434%91.5%1,3581791.446820%91.446820%91.4%3,2931891.352904%91.352904%91.4%2,8631990.909091%90.909091%90.9%7702090.596628%90.596628%90.6%1,3972190.241935%90.241935%90.2%1,1192289.962825%89.962825%90.0%1,9362389.293478%89.293478%89.3%1,6432488.663711%88.663711%88.7%5,6002588.576960%88.576960%88.6%1,8302687.773225%87.773225%87.8%48,62948.6k87.409471%87.409471%87.4%3,1382787.272456%87.272456%87.3%5,8492887.200783%87.200783%87.2%1,108,7101.11M86.046512%86.046512%86.0%5182985.660906%85.660906%85.7%1,8343085.411141%85.411141%85.4%1,6103185.391377%85.391377%85.4%26,52026.5k3285.370741%85.370741%85.4%1,2783385.233798%85.233798%85.2%1,0393485.120215%85.120215%85.1%143,631144k84.507990%84.507990%84.5%3,510,6363.51M84.407216%84.407216%84.4%1,3103584.163701%84.163701%84.2%2,8383683.826751%83.826751%83.8%16,918,49516.9M83.563475%83.563475%83.6%303,851304k83.529412%83.529412%83.5%1,1363783.350676%83.350676%83.4%8013882.768635%82.768635%82.8%8553978.265413%78.265413%78.3%7494077.165002%77.165002%77.2%15,53115.5k4175.256138%75.256138%75.3%3,8934274.964516%74.964516%75.0%6,8664373.173653%73.173653%73.2%6114473.020258%73.020258%73.0%7934571.415005%71.415005%71.4%7524671.374046%71.374046%71.4%7484770.869150%70.869150%70.9%7424865.247339%65.247339%65.2%2,0844945.840923%45.840923%45.8%75550

Employment Status by Place in the Midwest

There are 9,721 places in the Midwest. This section compares Ferguson to the 50 most populous places in the Midwest and to those entities that contain or substantially overlap with Ferguson. The least populous of the compared places has a population of 95,520.

Employed Working-Age Men by Place#35

Percentage of male population aged 35 to 44 years old that are employed.
Scope: population of Ferguson, selected other places in the Midwest, and entities that contain Ferguson
0%20%40%60%80%Count#Overland ParkOlatheNapervilleAuroraSioux FallsElginAnn ArborMadisonColumbiaSterling HeightsSterling HtsLincolnSt. Louis CountySt. LouisFargoIndependenceWest North CentralJolietRochesterCedar RapidsMinneapolisOmahaDes MoinesKansas CityWichitaSt. Louis Metro AreaSt. LouisMidwestKansas CityDearbornSt. PaulUnited States of AmericaUnited StatesFort WayneMissouriChicagoColumbusDavenportSpringfieldIndianapolisWarrenKenoshaTopekaGreen BayMilwaukeeGrand RapidsSt. LouisPeoriaSouth BendLansingRockfordCincinnatiSpringfieldEvansvilleToledoAkronFergusonDaytonClevelandDetroitFlint93.627366%93.627366%93.6%10,78410.8k193.479924%93.479924%93.5%9,778293.110647%93.110647%93.1%8,920391.580287%91.580287%91.6%15,10815.1k489.616768%89.616768%89.6%10,21910.2k589.374454%89.374454%89.4%7,158689.300338%89.300338%89.3%5,016788.756525%88.756525%88.8%13,26213.3k888.663711%88.663711%88.7%5,600987.982401%87.982401%88.0%6,9991087.795961%87.795961%87.8%15,12915.1k1187.773225%87.773225%87.8%48,62948.6k87.656994%87.656994%87.7%6,0721287.272456%87.272456%87.3%5,8491387.200783%87.200783%87.2%1,108,7101.11M87.125723%87.125723%87.1%10,09710.1k1486.429366%86.429366%86.4%6,2161586.368701%86.368701%86.4%6,9761686.339842%86.339842%86.3%24,41024.4k1786.096143%86.096143%86.1%24,28624.3k1885.885290%85.885290%85.9%11,69511.7k1985.391377%85.391377%85.4%26,52026.5k2085.168183%85.168183%85.2%19,85119.9k2185.120215%85.120215%85.1%143,631144k84.507990%84.507990%84.5%3,510,6363.51M84.492648%84.492648%84.5%8,1022284.050982%84.050982%84.1%4,8802383.979482%83.979482%84.0%15,55315.6k2483.826751%83.826751%83.8%16,918,49516.9M83.715425%83.715425%83.7%13,43813.4k2583.563475%83.563475%83.6%303,851304k83.502988%83.502988%83.5%160,537161k2683.389400%83.389400%83.4%46,60346.6k2783.301466%83.301466%83.3%5,2282882.023792%82.023792%82.0%5,5852981.817673%81.817673%81.8%43,84243.8k3081.783681%81.783681%81.8%6,4653181.179690%81.179690%81.2%5,3403280.647875%80.647875%80.6%5,7513379.275686%79.275686%79.3%4,9693478.119364%78.119364%78.1%27,72327.7k3577.964562%77.964562%78.0%8,5803677.165002%77.165002%77.2%15,53115.5k3776.924252%76.924252%76.9%5,0373876.574394%76.574394%76.6%4,4263976.287206%76.287206%76.3%5,4084076.067678%76.067678%76.1%6,5194175.413111%75.413111%75.4%12,45912.5k4274.964516%74.964516%75.0%6,8664374.099067%74.099067%74.1%5,1614473.599363%73.599363%73.6%12,00712.0k4571.832579%71.832579%71.8%8,2554671.415005%71.415005%71.4%75264.663494%64.663494%64.7%4,7564764.097134%64.097134%64.1%13,62013.6k4858.323492%58.323492%58.3%22,22322.2k4950.996906%50.996906%51.0%2,96750