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Work and Jobs in Folsom, Alabama (AL) Detailed Stats: Occupations, Industries, Unemployment, Workers, Commute

 

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Most common industries (%)

Most common industries for males (%)

Most common industries for females (%)

Most Common Industries

Industry

All

Males

Females

Metal and metal products12.7% (151)17.3% (112)7.2% (39)
Construction12.5% (149)19.9% (129)3.7% (20)
Health care9.8% (117)0.5% (3)21.0% (114)
Apparel6.9% (82)6.5% (42)7.4% (40)
Public administration6.4% (76)7.7% (50)4.8% (26)
Furniture and related product manufacturing4.7% (56)5.9% (38)3.3% (18)
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting4.3% (51)5.9% (38)2.4% (13)
Educational services4.0% (47)1.7% (11)6.6% (36)
Textile mills and textile products3.5% (42)3.4% (22)3.7% (20)
Repair and maintenance2.8% (33)3.7% (24)1.7% (9)
Administrative and support and waste management services2.6% (31)2.2% (14)3.1% (17)
Accommodation and food services2.5% (30)0.0% (0)5.5% (30)
Personal and laundry services2.3% (27)0.0% (0)5.0% (27)
Food1.8% (21)2.5% (16)0.9% (5)
Social assistance1.8% (21)0.0% (0)3.9% (21)
Department and other general merchandise stores1.8% (21)0.0% (0)3.9% (21)
Truck transportation1.7% (20)3.1% (20)0.0% (0)
Retail florists1.6% (19)0.0% (0)3.5% (19)
Building material and garden equipment and supplies dealers1.6% (19)2.3% (15)0.7% (4)
Furniture and home furnishings, and household appliance stores1.5% (18)1.7% (11)1.3% (7)
Food and beverage stores1.1% (13)0.0% (0)2.4% (13)
Wood products1.0% (12)0.6% (4)1.5% (8)
Broadcasting and telecommunications1.0% (12)1.9% (12)0.0% (0)
Recyclable material merchant wholesalers0.9% (11)1.7% (11)0.0% (0)
Pharmacies and drug stores0.9% (11)0.0% (0)2.0% (11)
Finance and insurance0.9% (11)0.8% (5)1.1% (6)
Nonmetallic mineral products0.8% (10)1.5% (10)0.0% (0)
Miscellaneous manufacturing0.8% (9)0.8% (5)0.7% (4)
Paper0.7% (8)1.2% (8)0.0% (0)
Chemicals0.7% (8)0.0% (0)1.5% (8)
Machinery, equipment, and supplies merchant wholesalers0.7% (8)1.2% (8)0.0% (0)
Professional, scientific, and technical services0.7% (8)1.2% (8)0.0% (0)
Petroleum and petroleum products merchant wholesalers0.7% (8)1.2% (8)0.0% (0)
Used merchandise, gift, novelty, and souvenir, and other miscellaneous stores0.5% (6)0.9% (6)0.0% (0)
U. S. Postal service0.5% (6)0.0% (0)1.1% (6)
Plastics and rubber products0.4% (5)0.8% (5)0.0% (0)
Groceries and related products merchant wholesalers0.4% (5)0.8% (5)0.0% (0)
Machinery0.3% (4)0.6% (4)0.0% (0)
Transportation equipment0.3% (3)0.5% (3)0.0% (0)

Most common occupations (%)

Most common occupations for males (%)

Most common occupations for females (%)

Most common occupations

Occupation

All

Males

Females

Other production occupations including supervisors8.7% (104)10.4% (67)6.8% (37)
Metal workers and plastic workers8.4% (100)11.3% (73)5.0% (27)
Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers5.5% (65)3.9% (25)7.4% (40)
Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers5.2% (62)1.9% (12)9.2% (50)
Carpenters5.0% (60)7.1% (46)2.6% (14)
Driver/sales workers and truck drivers4.2% (50)6.8% (44)1.1% (6)
Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors3.6% (43)5.4% (35)1.5% (8)
Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers3.5% (42)4.2% (27)2.8% (15)
Laborers and material movers, hand3.2% (38)4.2% (27)2.0% (11)
Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides3.0% (36)0.0% (0)6.6% (36)
Other sales and related workers including supervisors2.9% (34)1.7% (11)4.2% (23)
Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers2.5% (30)4.6% (30)0.0% (0)
Construction laborers2.5% (30)4.6% (30)0.0% (0)
Personal appearance workers2.3% (27)0.0% (0)5.0% (27)
Health technologists and technicians2.1% (25)0.0% (0)4.6% (25)
Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers2.0% (24)3.7% (24)0.0% (0)
Art and design workers1.9% (23)1.5% (10)2.4% (13)
Farmers and farm managers1.9% (23)1.5% (10)2.4% (13)
Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors1.9% (23)0.0% (0)4.2% (23)
Woodworkers1.9% (22)2.8% (18)0.7% (4)
Fire fighting and prevention workers including supervisors1.9% (22)3.4% (22)0.0% (0)
Material moving workers except laborers and material movers, hand1.7% (20)0.9% (6)2.6% (14)
Other healthcare support occupations1.7% (20)0.0% (0)3.7% (20)
Registered nurses1.5% (18)0.0% (0)3.3% (18)
Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers1.3% (16)0.0% (0)3.0% (16)
Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations1.2% (14)2.2% (14)0.0% (0)
Waiters and waitresses1.1% (13)0.0% (0)2.4% (13)
Cooks and food preparation workers1.1% (13)0.6% (4)1.7% (9)
Electricians1.0% (12)1.9% (12)0.0% (0)
Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations1.0% (12)0.9% (6)1.1% (6)
Cashiers0.9% (11)0.0% (0)2.0% (11)
Retail sales workers except cashiers0.9% (11)1.7% (11)0.0% (0)
Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing0.9% (11)1.7% (11)0.0% (0)
Agricultural workers including supervisors0.9% (11)1.7% (11)0.0% (0)
Supervisors, construction and extraction workers0.9% (11)1.7% (11)0.0% (0)
Supervisors and other personal care and service workers except personal appearance, transportation, and child care workers0.8% (10)0.0% (0)1.8% (10)
Law enforcement workers including supervisors0.8% (10)1.5% (10)0.0% (0)
Secretaries and administrative assistants0.8% (10)0.0% (0)1.8% (10)
Therapists0.8% (10)0.0% (0)1.8% (10)
Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks0.7% (8)0.0% (0)1.5% (8)
Information and record clerks except customer service representatives0.7% (8)0.0% (0)1.5% (8)
Drafters, engineering, and mapping technicians0.7% (8)1.2% (8)0.0% (0)
Painters and paperhangers0.7% (8)1.2% (8)0.0% (0)
Financial clerks except bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks0.5% (6)0.0% (0)1.1% (6)
Food processing workers0.5% (6)0.9% (6)0.0% (0)
Bus drivers0.5% (6)0.0% (0)1.1% (6)
Accountants and auditors0.4% (5)0.0% (0)0.9% (5)
Engineers0.4% (5)0.8% (5)0.0% (0)
Fishing and hunting, and forest and logging workers0.4% (5)0.8% (5)0.0% (0)
Other protective service workers including supervisors0.4% (5)0.8% (5)0.0% (0)
Physicians and surgeons0.3% (3)0.5% (3)0.0% (0)
Unemployment by race in 2000:

Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic males: 3.2%
Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic females: 4.7%


Unemployment rate for Black males: 20.0%

Time Leaving Home To Go To Work (%)

Time Leaving Home To Go To Work:
12:00 a.m. to 4:59 a.m.:
Folsom:

19.3% (228)
Alabama:

4.2% (80,283)
5:00 a.m. to 5:29 a.m.:
Folsom:

5.8% (69)
Alabama:

3.9% (73,270)
5:30 a.m. to 5:59 a.m.:
Folsom:

7.0% (83)
Alabama:

5.8% (109,814)
6:00 a.m. to 6:29 a.m.:
Folsom:

14.6% (173)
Alabama:

10.3% (195,070)
6:30 a.m. to 6:59 a.m.:
Folsom:

8.8% (104)
Alabama:

12.7% (242,086)
7:00 a.m. to 7:29 a.m.:
Folsom:

17.1% (202)
Alabama:

16.7% (317,590)
7:30 a.m. to 7:59 a.m.:
Folsom:

7.5% (89)
Alabama:

15.7% (298,086)
8:00 a.m. to 8:29 a.m.:
Folsom:

3.5% (41)
Alabama:

7.1% (135,165)
8:30 a.m. to 8:59 a.m.:
Folsom:

1.5% (18)
Alabama:

2.9% (55,392)
9:00 a.m. to 9:59 a.m.:
Folsom:

1.4% (16)
Alabama:

3.5% (67,166)
12:00 p.m. to 3:59 p.m.:
Folsom:

6.1% (72)
Alabama:

6.3% (119,754)
4:00 p.m. to 11:59 p.m.:
Folsom:

3.4% (40)
Alabama:

6.5% (124,331)

Percentage of workers working in this county: 34.8%
Number of people working at home: 47 (4.0% of all workers)

Travel time (in minutes) to work (%)

Working at home - Folsom

Working at home - Alabama

Travel time to work:
Less than 5 minutes:
Folsom:

2.6% (31)
Alabama:

3.1% (58,125)
5 to 9 minutes:
Folsom:

5.9% (70)
Alabama:

10.3% (196,568)
10 to 14 minutes:
Folsom:

2.9% (34)
Alabama:

15.0% (284,405)
15 to 19 minutes:
Folsom:

9.9% (117)
Alabama:

17.0% (323,887)
20 to 24 minutes:
Folsom:

7.1% (84)
Alabama:

15.0% (285,904)
25 to 29 minutes:
Folsom:

7.6% (90)
Alabama:

5.8% (110,204)
30 to 34 minutes:
Folsom:

13.2% (156)
Alabama:

13.7% (260,798)
35 to 39 minutes:
Folsom:

5.2% (61)
Alabama:

2.5% (46,607)
40 to 44 minutes:
Folsom:

3.4% (40)
Alabama:

2.6% (49,212)
45 to 59 minutes:
Folsom:

16.1% (190)
Alabama:

6.7% (127,205)
60 to 89 minutes:
Folsom:

12.2% (144)
Alabama:

3.7% (69,866)
90 or more minutes:
Folsom:

10.0% (118)
Alabama:

2.5% (48,005)

Travel time to work (in minutes) by means of transportation (%)

Travel time to work by means of transportation:
Less than 30 minutes - other means:
Folsom:

37.5% (426)
Alabama:

67.8% (1,255,199)
30 to 44 minutes - other means:
Folsom:

22.6% (257)
Alabama:

19.2% (354,713)
45 to 59 minutes - other means:
Folsom:

16.7% (190)
Alabama:

6.8% (126,329)
60 or more minutes - other means:
Folsom:

23.1% (262)
Alabama:

6.2% (115,049)

Means of transportation to work - Folsom

Means of transportation to work - Alabama

Means of transportation to work:
Drove car alone:
Folsom:

65.9% (779)
Alabama:

83.0% (1,576,882)
Carpooled:
Folsom:

25.0% (296)
Alabama:

12.3% (234,020)
Walked:
Folsom:

4.2% (50)
Alabama:

1.3% (25,360)
Other means:
Folsom:

0.8% (10)
Alabama:

0.7% (12,430)

Private vehicle occupancy (%)

Private vehicle occupancy:
Drove alone:
Folsom:

72.5% (779)
Alabama:

87.1% (1,576,882)
In 2 person carpool:
Folsom:

21.0% (226)
Alabama:

10.1% (182,201)
In 3 person carpool:
Folsom:

2.8% (30)
Alabama:

1.9% (33,742)
In 4 person carpool:
Folsom:

0.7% (7)
Alabama:

0.6% (10,909)
In 5-6 person carpool:
Folsom:

2.1% (23)
Alabama:

0.3% (4,815)
In 7+ person carpool:
Folsom:

0.9% (10)
Alabama:

0.1% (2,353)

Class of Workers (%)

Class of Workers (%) - Males

Class of Workers (%) - Females

Class of Workers:
Employee of private company:
Folsom:

66.6% (792)
Alabama:

69.3% (1,330,489)
    Employee of private company - Males:
    Folsom:

    72.8% (471)
    Alabama:

    71.8% (738,995)
    Employee of private company - Females:
    Folsom:

    59.2% (321)
    Alabama:

    66.4% (591,494)
Self-employed in own incorporated business:
Folsom:

1.7% (20)
Alabama:

3.0% (56,994)
    Self-employed in own incorporated business - Males:
    Folsom:

    1.5% (10)
    Alabama:

    4.1% (42,283)
    Self-employed in own incorporated business - Females:
    Folsom:

    1.8% (10)
    Alabama:

    1.7% (14,711)
Private not-for-profit wage and salary workers:
Folsom:

3.7% (44)
Alabama:

5.7% (109,055)
    Private not-for-profit wage and salary workers - Females:
    Folsom:

    8.1% (44)
    Alabama:

    8.3% (73,858)
Local government workers:
Folsom:

7.4% (88)
Alabama:

6.7% (128,778)
    Local government workers - Males:
    Folsom:

    7.0% (45)
    Alabama:

    5.3% (54,489)
    Local government workers - Females:
    Folsom:

    7.9% (43)
    Alabama:

    8.3% (74,289)
State government workers:
Folsom:

2.5% (30)
Alabama:

5.5% (105,286)
    State government workers - Males:
    Folsom:

    0.6% (4)
    Alabama:

    3.9% (40,210)
    State government workers - Females:
    Folsom:

    4.8% (26)
    Alabama:

    7.3% (65,076)
Federal government workers:
Folsom:

3.5% (42)
Alabama:

3.4% (64,370)
    Federal government workers - Males:
    Folsom:

    4.2% (27)
    Alabama:

    3.4% (35,105)
    Federal government workers - Females:
    Folsom:

    2.8% (15)
    Alabama:

    3.3% (29,265)
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business:
Folsom:

13.2% (157)
Alabama:

6.2% (119,345)
    Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business - Males:
    Folsom:

    13.9% (90)
    Alabama:

    7.8% (80,382)
    Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business - Females:
    Folsom:

    12.4% (67)
    Alabama:

    4.4% (38,963)
Unpaid family workers:
Folsom:

1.3% (16)
Alabama:

0.3% (5,872)
    Unpaid family workers - Females:
    Folsom:

    3.0% (16)
    Alabama:

    0.3% (3,046)


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