Work and Jobs in Brownville, Maine (ME) Detailed Stats
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Most common industries

Most common industries (%)

Most common industries for males (%)

Most common industries for females (%)

Most common industries

Industry

All

Males

Females

Health care9.7%
(49)
3.3%
(9)
17.0%
(40)
Construction7.3%
(37)
13.0%
(35)
0.9%
(2)
Educational services7.1%
(36)
0.0%
(0)
15.3%
(36)
Leather and allied products6.9%
(35)
4.4%
(12)
9.8%
(23)
Paper6.7%
(34)
12.6%
(34)
0.0%
(0)
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting6.1%
(31)
8.9%
(24)
3.0%
(7)
Food and beverage stores5.9%
(30)
1.9%
(5)
10.6%
(25)
Wood products5.5%
(28)
7.4%
(20)
3.4%
(8)
Rail transportation4.4%
(22)
7.4%
(20)
0.9%
(2)
Textile mills and textile products4.0%
(20)
6.7%
(18)
0.9%
(2)
Public administration3.0%
(15)
2.2%
(6)
3.8%
(9)
U. S. Postal service2.6%
(13)
3.3%
(9)
1.7%
(4)
Accommodation and food services2.6%
(13)
0.7%
(2)
4.7%
(11)
Professional, scientific, and technical services2.2%
(11)
1.9%
(5)
2.6%
(6)
Truck transportation2.0%
(10)
3.7%
(10)
0.0%
(0)
Administrative and support and waste management services1.8%
(9)
1.5%
(4)
2.1%
(5)
Miscellaneous manufacturing1.6%
(8)
1.9%
(5)
1.3%
(3)
Repair and maintenance1.6%
(8)
3.0%
(8)
0.0%
(0)
Social assistance1.4%
(7)
0.0%
(0)
3.0%
(7)
Gasoline stations1.4%
(7)
1.1%
(3)
1.7%
(4)
Utilities1.4%
(7)
2.6%
(7)
0.0%
(0)
Electronic shopping and mail-order houses1.2%
(6)
1.1%
(3)
1.3%
(3)
Private households1.2%
(6)
0.0%
(0)
2.6%
(6)
Department and other general merchandise stores1.0%
(5)
0.0%
(0)
2.1%
(5)
Furniture and related product manufacturing1.0%
(5)
1.9%
(5)
0.0%
(0)
Finance and insurance1.0%
(5)
0.7%
(2)
1.3%
(3)
Metal and metal products1.0%
(5)
0.0%
(0)
2.1%
(5)
Motor vehicle and parts dealers0.8%
(4)
0.4%
(1)
1.3%
(3)
Publishing, and motion picture and sound recording industries0.8%
(4)
0.7%
(2)
0.9%
(2)
Machinery, equipment, and supplies merchant wholesalers0.8%
(4)
0.7%
(2)
0.9%
(2)
Other direct selling establishments0.6%
(3)
0.0%
(0)
1.3%
(3)
Broadcasting and telecommunications0.6%
(3)
1.1%
(3)
0.0%
(0)
Air transportation0.4%
(2)
0.7%
(2)
0.0%
(0)
Computer and electronic products0.4%
(2)
0.7%
(2)
0.0%
(0)
Health and personal care, except drug, stores0.4%
(2)
0.0%
(0)
0.9%
(2)
Pharmacies and drug stores0.4%
(2)
0.0%
(0)
0.9%
(2)
Machinery0.4%
(2)
0.7%
(2)
0.0%
(0)
Lumber and other construction materials merchant wholesalers0.4%
(2)
0.7%
(2)
0.0%
(0)
Fuel dealers0.4%
(2)
0.7%
(2)
0.0%
(0)
Petroleum and petroleum products merchant wholesalers0.4%
(2)
0.7%
(2)
0.0%
(0)
Chemicals0.4%
(2)
0.7%
(2)
0.0%
(0)
Personal and laundry services0.4%
(2)
0.0%
(0)
0.9%
(2)
Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, and similar organizations0.4%
(2)
0.0%
(0)
0.9%
(2)
Arts, entertainment, and recreation0.4%
(2)
0.7%
(2)
0.0%
(0)
Apparel0.2%
(1)
0.0%
(0)
0.4%
(1)

Most common occupations

Most common occupations (%)

Most common occupations for males (%)

Most common occupations for females (%)

Most common occupations

Occupation

All

Males

Females

Other production occupations including supervisors6.5%
(33)
8.5%
(23)
4.3%
(10)
Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors6.5%
(33)
10.7%
(29)
1.7%
(4)
Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers4.0%
(20)
0.0%
(0)
8.5%
(20)
Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors3.8%
(19)
3.7%
(10)
3.8%
(9)
Other sales and related workers including supervisors3.8%
(19)
2.6%
(7)
5.1%
(12)
Cashiers3.8%
(19)
1.1%
(3)
6.8%
(16)
Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers3.8%
(19)
1.9%
(5)
6.0%
(14)
Laborers and material movers, hand3.6%
(18)
5.2%
(14)
1.7%
(4)
Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers3.4%
(17)
3.7%
(10)
3.0%
(7)
Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations3.2%
(16)
3.0%
(8)
3.4%
(8)
Material moving workers except supervisors and laborers and material movers, hand3.0%
(15)
4.4%
(12)
1.3%
(3)
Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers3.0%
(15)
3.0%
(8)
3.0%
(7)
Driver/sales workers and truck drivers3.0%
(15)
5.6%
(15)
0.0%
(0)
Secretaries and administrative assistants2.8%
(14)
1.1%
(3)
4.7%
(11)
Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers2.8%
(14)
5.2%
(14)
0.0%
(0)
Fishing and hunting, and forest and logging workers2.6%
(13)
4.8%
(13)
0.0%
(0)
Rail and water transportation workers2.6%
(13)
4.8%
(13)
0.0%
(0)
Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations2.2%
(11)
0.0%
(0)
4.7%
(11)
Supervisors of construction and extraction workers1.8%
(9)
3.3%
(9)
0.0%
(0)
Information and record clerks except customer service representatives1.8%
(9)
0.0%
(0)
3.8%
(9)
Other healthcare support occupations1.6%
(8)
0.0%
(0)
3.4%
(8)
Agricultural workers including supervisors1.4%
(7)
1.1%
(3)
1.7%
(4)
Financial clerks except bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks1.4%
(7)
0.0%
(0)
3.0%
(7)
Waiters and waitresses1.4%
(7)
0.0%
(0)
3.0%
(7)
Electricians1.2%
(6)
2.2%
(6)
0.0%
(0)
Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides1.2%
(6)
0.7%
(2)
1.7%
(4)
Health technologists and technicians1.2%
(6)
0.0%
(0)
2.6%
(6)
Metal workers and plastic workers1.2%
(6)
2.2%
(6)
0.0%
(0)
Law enforcement workers including supervisors1.0%
(5)
0.7%
(2)
1.3%
(3)
Other protective service workers including supervisors1.0%
(5)
1.1%
(3)
0.9%
(2)
Pipelayers, plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters1.0%
(5)
1.9%
(5)
0.0%
(0)
Supervisors and other personal care and service workers except personal appearance, transportation, and child care workers1.0%
(5)
0.0%
(0)
2.1%
(5)
Retail sales workers except cashiers1.0%
(5)
0.0%
(0)
2.1%
(5)
Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing1.0%
(5)
0.7%
(2)
1.3%
(3)
Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers1.0%
(5)
1.9%
(5)
0.0%
(0)
Woodworkers1.0%
(5)
0.7%
(2)
1.3%
(3)
Transportation, tourism, and lodging attendants0.8%
(4)
1.5%
(4)
0.0%
(0)
Farmers and farm managers0.8%
(4)
1.5%
(4)
0.0%
(0)
Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks0.8%
(4)
0.0%
(0)
1.7%
(4)
Accountants and auditors0.8%
(4)
0.7%
(2)
0.9%
(2)
Computer specialists0.8%
(4)
0.7%
(2)
0.9%
(2)
Engineers0.8%
(4)
1.5%
(4)
0.0%
(0)
Construction laborers0.8%
(4)
1.5%
(4)
0.0%
(0)
Advertising, marketing, promotions, public relations, and sales managers0.6%
(3)
0.0%
(0)
1.3%
(3)
Registered nurses0.6%
(3)
0.0%
(0)
1.3%
(3)
Special education teachers0.6%
(3)
0.0%
(0)
1.3%
(3)
Food processing workers0.6%
(3)
1.1%
(3)
0.0%
(0)
Secondary school teachers0.6%
(3)
0.0%
(0)
1.3%
(3)
Plant and system operators0.6%
(3)
1.1%
(3)
0.0%
(0)
Legal support workers0.6%
(3)
0.0%
(0)
1.3%
(3)
Top executives0.4%
(2)
0.7%
(2)
0.0%
(0)
Cooks and food preparation workers0.4%
(2)
0.0%
(0)
0.9%
(2)
Other financial specialists0.4%
(2)
0.7%
(2)
0.0%
(0)
Drafters, engineering, and mapping technicians0.4%
(2)
0.7%
(2)
0.0%
(0)
Media and communication equipment workers0.4%
(2)
0.0%
(0)
0.9%
(2)
Carpenters0.4%
(2)
0.7%
(2)
0.0%
(0)
Art and design workers0.4%
(2)
0.0%
(0)
0.9%
(2)
Extraction workers0.4%
(2)
0.7%
(2)
0.0%
(0)
Assemblers and fabricators0.4%
(2)
0.7%
(2)
0.0%
(0)
Supervisors of transportation and material moving workers0.4%
(2)
0.0%
(0)
0.9%
(2)
Religious workers0.4%
(2)
0.0%
(0)
0.9%
(2)

Unemployment in Brownville

Unemployment by year (%)

Unemployment by year (%)

  • Unemployment by race in 2000
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 9.3%Males
  • 6.2%Females
Unemployment in 2013:
Brownville:

12.2%
Maine:

6.7%
Unemployment in 2012:
Brownville:

10.9%
Maine:

7.2%
Unemployment in 2011:
Brownville:

14.0%
Maine:

7.7%
Unemployment in 2010:
Brownville:

13.2%
Maine:

8.2%
Unemployment in 2009:
Brownville:

8.9%
Maine:

5.1%
Unemployment in 2008:
Brownville:

8.4%
Maine:

5.4%
Unemployment in 2007:
Brownville:

8.7%
Maine:

4.7%
Unemployment in 2006:
Brownville:

7.5%
Maine:

4.7%
Unemployment in 2005:
Brownville:

10.3%
Maine:

4.9%
Unemployment in 2004:
Brownville:

9.5%
Maine:

4.6%
Unemployment in 2003:
Brownville:

12.1%
Maine:

5.0%
Unemployment in 2002:
Brownville:

8.2%
Maine:

4.4%
Unemployment in 2001:
Brownville:

7.2%
Maine:

3.7%
Unemployment in 2000:
Brownville:

7.7%
Maine:

3.3%
Unemployment in 1999:
Brownville:

9.7%
Maine:

3.9%
Unemployment in 1998:
Brownville:

8.9%
Maine:

4.5%
Unemployment in 1997:
Brownville:

9.8%
Maine:

5.1%
Unemployment in 1996:
Brownville:

9.9%
Maine:

5.2%
Unemployment in 1995:
Brownville:

11.1%
Maine:

5.8%
Unemployment in 1994:
Brownville:

11.2%
Maine:

6.4%
Unemployment in 1993:
Brownville:

8.7%
Maine:

6.6%
Unemployment in 1992:
Brownville:

10.1%
Maine:

7.1%
Unemployment in 1991:
Brownville:

11.1%
Maine:

7.6%
Unemployment in 1990:
Brownville:

6.4%
Maine:

5.3%

Time leaving home to go to work

Time Leaving Home To Go To Work (%)

12:00 a.m. to 4:59 a.m.:
Brownville:

8.3% (41)
Maine:

4.4% (26,948)
5:00 a.m. to 5:29 a.m.:
Brownville:

12.8% (63)
Maine:

3.7% (22,592)
5:30 a.m. to 5:59 a.m.:
Brownville:

10.0% (49)
Maine:

5.2% (32,239)
6:00 a.m. to 6:29 a.m.:
Brownville:

9.1% (45)
Maine:

9.4% (57,835)
6:30 a.m. to 6:59 a.m.:
Brownville:

9.1% (45)
Maine:

11.5% (70,598)
7:00 a.m. to 7:29 a.m.:
Brownville:

15.0% (74)
Maine:

14.9% (91,521)
7:30 a.m. to 7:59 a.m.:
Brownville:

9.6% (47)
Maine:

14.4% (88,758)
8:00 a.m. to 8:29 a.m.:
Brownville:

2.8% (14)
Maine:

9.0% (55,154)
8:30 a.m. to 8:59 a.m.:
Brownville:

2.2% (11)
Maine:

4.0% (24,448)
9:00 a.m. to 9:59 a.m.:
Brownville:

3.7% (18)
Maine:

3.8% (23,244)
10:00 a.m. to 10:59 a.m.:
Brownville:

1.6% (8)
Maine:

1.7% (10,648)
11:00 a.m. to 11:59 a.m.:
Brownville:

0.6% (3)
Maine:

1.0% (5,881)
12:00 p.m. to 3:59 p.m.:
Brownville:

8.5% (42)
Maine:

6.9% (42,456)
4:00 p.m. to 11:59 p.m.:
Brownville:

3.0% (15)
Maine:

5.8% (35,860)

Travel time to work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 67.5%
Number of people working at home: 17 (3.5% of all workers)

Travel time (in minutes) to work (%)

Working at home - Brownville

Working at home - Maine

Less than 5 minutes:
Brownville:

8.7% (43)
Maine:

5.6% (34,404)
5 to 9 minutes:
Brownville:

12.6% (62)
Maine:

14.1% (86,612)
10 to 14 minutes:
Brownville:

14.8% (73)
Maine:

16.0% (98,470)
15 to 19 minutes:
Brownville:

8.3% (41)
Maine:

14.9% (91,940)
20 to 24 minutes:
Brownville:

6.7% (33)
Maine:

13.1% (80,377)
25 to 29 minutes:
Brownville:

4.1% (20)
Maine:

5.1% (31,321)
30 to 34 minutes:
Brownville:

5.1% (25)
Maine:

10.4% (63,930)
35 to 39 minutes:
Brownville:

1.8% (9)
Maine:

2.2% (13,677)
40 to 44 minutes:
Brownville:

5.5% (27)
Maine:

2.7% (16,863)
45 to 59 minutes:
Brownville:

11.8% (58)
Maine:

5.6% (34,475)
60 to 89 minutes:
Brownville:

12.8% (63)
Maine:

3.6% (21,933)
90 or more minutes:
Brownville:

4.3% (21)
Maine:

2.3% (14,180)

Means of transportation to work

Means of transportation to work - Brownville

Means of transportation to work - Maine

Drove car alone:
Brownville:

70.1% (345)
Maine:

78.6% (483,317)
Carpooled:
Brownville:

19.7% (97)
Maine:

11.3% (69,208)
Walked:
Brownville:

4.7% (23)
Maine:

4.0% (24,700)
Other means:
Brownville:

2.0% (10)
Maine:

0.7% (4,104)

Private vehicle occupancy

Private vehicle occupancy (%)

Drove alone:
Brownville:

78.1% (345)
Maine:

87.5% (483,317)
In 2 person carpool:
Brownville:

17.0% (75)
Maine:

10.3% (56,707)
In 3 person carpool:
Brownville:

2.5% (11)
Maine:

1.4% (7,855)
In 4 person carpool:
Brownville:

2.5% (11)
Maine:

0.3% (1,917)

Class of Workers

Class of Workers (%)

Employee of private company:
Brownville:

71.9% (363)
Maine:

62.7% (390,945)
Self-employed in own incorporated business:
Brownville:

3.6% (18)
Maine:

3.1% (19,246)
Private not-for-profit wage and salary workers:
Brownville:

4.6% (23)
Maine:

10.2% (63,603)
Local government workers:
Brownville:

8.7% (44)
Maine:

7.6% (47,389)
State government workers:
Brownville:

0.4% (2)
Maine:

4.3% (26,534)
Federal government workers:
Brownville:

3.2% (16)
Maine:

2.6% (16,465)
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business:
Brownville:

6.9% (35)
Maine:

9.3% (58,153)
Unpaid family workers:
Brownville:

0.8% (4)
Maine:

0.3% (1,676)

Class of Workers (%) - Males

Employee of private company - Males:
Brownville:

77.4% (209)
Maine:

65.6% (212,697)
Self-employed in own incorporated business - Males:
Brownville:

5.2% (14)
Maine:

4.3% (14,069)
Private not-for-profit wage and salary workers - Males:
Brownville:

0.7% (2)
Maine:

6.0% (19,473)
Local government workers - Males:
Brownville:

3.7% (10)
Maine:

5.6% (18,289)
State government workers - Males:
Brownville:

0.7% (2)
Maine:

3.8% (12,314)
Federal government workers - Males:
Brownville:

3.3% (9)
Maine:

3.1% (9,960)
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business - Males:
Brownville:

8.9% (24)
Maine:

11.3% (36,757)

Class of Workers (%) - Females

Employee of private company - Females:
Brownville:

65.5% (154)
Maine:

59.5% (178,248)
Self-employed in own incorporated business - Females:
Brownville:

1.7% (4)
Maine:

1.7% (5,177)
Private not-for-profit wage and salary workers - Females:
Brownville:

8.9% (21)
Maine:

14.7% (44,130)
Local government workers - Females:
Brownville:

14.5% (34)
Maine:

9.7% (29,100)
Federal government workers - Females:
Brownville:

3.0% (7)
Maine:

2.2% (6,505)
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business - Females:
Brownville:

4.7% (11)
Maine:

7.1% (21,396)
Unpaid family workers - Females:
Brownville:

1.7% (4)
Maine:

0.3% (988)
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