Work and Jobs in Ford, Wisconsin (WI) Detailed Stats
Occupations, Industries, Unemployment, Workers, Commute



Most common industries

Most common industries (%)

Most common industries for males (%)

Most common industries for females (%)

Most common industries

Industry

All

Males

Females

Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting21.4%
(33)
31.3%
(26)
9.9%
(7)
Food15.6%
(24)
15.7%
(13)
15.5%
(11)
Wood products9.1%
(14)
9.6%
(8)
8.5%
(6)
Social assistance7.1%
(11)
0.0%
(0)
15.5%
(11)
Truck transportation5.8%
(9)
10.8%
(9)
0.0%
(0)
Educational services5.2%
(8)
3.6%
(3)
7.0%
(5)
Health care5.2%
(8)
0.0%
(0)
11.3%
(8)
Building material and garden equipment and supplies dealers4.5%
(7)
4.8%
(4)
4.2%
(3)
Finance and insurance3.9%
(6)
3.6%
(3)
4.2%
(3)
Administrative and support and waste management services3.9%
(6)
3.6%
(3)
4.2%
(3)
Accommodation and food services3.2%
(5)
2.4%
(2)
4.2%
(3)
Miscellaneous manufacturing2.6%
(4)
4.8%
(4)
0.0%
(0)
Metal and metal products2.6%
(4)
0.0%
(0)
5.6%
(4)
Apparel1.9%
(3)
0.0%
(0)
4.2%
(3)
Motor vehicle and parts dealers1.3%
(2)
2.4%
(2)
0.0%
(0)
Construction1.3%
(2)
2.4%
(2)
0.0%
(0)
Textile mills and textile products1.3%
(2)
0.0%
(0)
2.8%
(2)
Plastics and rubber products1.3%
(2)
2.4%
(2)
0.0%
(0)
Rail transportation1.3%
(2)
2.4%
(2)
0.0%
(0)
Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, and similar organizations1.3%
(2)
0.0%
(0)
2.8%
(2)

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 supervisors14.9%
(23)
12.0%
(10)
18.3%
(13)
Farmers and farm managers13.0%
(20)
18.1%
(15)
7.0%
(5)
Driver/sales workers and truck drivers9.1%
(14)
16.9%
(14)
0.0%
(0)
Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors6.5%
(10)
0.0%
(0)
14.1%
(10)
Agricultural workers, including supervisors5.8%
(9)
10.8%
(9)
0.0%
(0)
Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors5.2%
(8)
2.4%
(2)
8.5%
(6)
Assemblers and fabricators5.2%
(8)
4.8%
(4)
5.6%
(4)
Food processing workers5.2%
(8)
7.2%
(6)
2.8%
(2)
Other healthcare support occupations4.5%
(7)
0.0%
(0)
9.9%
(7)
Child care workers4.5%
(7)
0.0%
(0)
9.9%
(7)
Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations3.2%
(5)
3.6%
(3)
2.8%
(2)
Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers2.6%
(4)
4.8%
(4)
0.0%
(0)
Teachers, preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school1.9%
(3)
0.0%
(0)
4.2%
(3)
Teachers, secondary school1.9%
(3)
3.6%
(3)
0.0%
(0)
Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing1.9%
(3)
3.6%
(3)
0.0%
(0)
Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers1.9%
(3)
0.0%
(0)
4.2%
(3)
Cooks and food preparation workers1.3%
(2)
0.0%
(0)
2.8%
(2)
Engineers1.3%
(2)
0.0%
(0)
2.8%
(2)
Registered nurses1.3%
(2)
0.0%
(0)
2.8%
(2)
Supervisors and other personal care and service workers, except child care workers1.3%
(2)
0.0%
(0)
2.8%
(2)
Fishing, hunting, and forestry occupations1.3%
(2)
2.4%
(2)
0.0%
(0)
Electricians1.3%
(2)
2.4%
(2)
0.0%
(0)
Metal workers and plastic workers1.3%
(2)
2.4%
(2)
0.0%
(0)
Laborers and material movers, hand1.3%
(2)
2.4%
(2)
0.0%
(0)
Other material moving workers, except laborers0.6%
(1)
0.0%
(0)
1.4%
(1)

Unemployment in Ford

  • Unemployment by race in 2000
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 10.8%Males
  • 5.3%Females

Time leaving home to go to work

Time Leaving Home To Go To Work (%)

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

7.5% (11)
Wisconsin:

4.1% (109,243)
5:00 a.m. to 5:29 a.m.:
Ford:

6.8% (10)
Wisconsin:

3.6% (96,106)
5:30 a.m. to 5:59 a.m.:
Ford:

7.5% (11)
Wisconsin:

5.7% (152,711)
6:00 a.m. to 6:29 a.m.:
Ford:

7.5% (11)
Wisconsin:

8.6% (230,911)
6:30 a.m. to 6:59 a.m.:
Ford:

6.8% (10)
Wisconsin:

11.2% (301,313)
7:00 a.m. to 7:29 a.m.:
Ford:

6.1% (9)
Wisconsin:

13.7% (369,283)
7:30 a.m. to 7:59 a.m.:
Ford:

9.5% (14)
Wisconsin:

15.1% (406,072)
8:00 a.m. to 8:29 a.m.:
Ford:

2.0% (3)
Wisconsin:

7.7% (207,205)
8:30 a.m. to 8:59 a.m.:
Ford:

4.1% (6)
Wisconsin:

3.6% (96,083)
12:00 p.m. to 3:59 p.m.:
Ford:

6.8% (10)
Wisconsin:

8.7% (233,209)
4:00 p.m. to 11:59 p.m.:
Ford:

6.1% (9)
Wisconsin:

7.8% (209,939)

Travel time to work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 70.1%
Number of people working at home: 43 (29.3% of all workers)

Travel time (in minutes) to work (%)

Working at home - Ford

Working at home - Wisconsin

Less than 5 minutes:
Ford:

2.7% (4)
Wisconsin:

5.0% (135,194)
5 to 9 minutes:
Ford:

13.6% (20)
Wisconsin:

14.8% (398,697)
10 to 14 minutes:
Ford:

8.2% (12)
Wisconsin:

17.7% (476,569)
15 to 19 minutes:
Ford:

8.8% (13)
Wisconsin:

16.4% (440,637)
20 to 24 minutes:
Ford:

2.7% (4)
Wisconsin:

13.8% (372,180)
30 to 34 minutes:
Ford:

16.3% (24)
Wisconsin:

9.2% (248,714)
35 to 39 minutes:
Ford:

2.7% (4)
Wisconsin:

2.2% (59,121)
40 to 44 minutes:
Ford:

5.4% (8)
Wisconsin:

2.3% (61,540)
45 to 59 minutes:
Ford:

4.1% (6)
Wisconsin:

4.5% (120,028)
60 to 89 minutes:
Ford:

4.1% (6)
Wisconsin:

2.5% (68,071)
90 or more minutes:
Ford:

2.0% (3)
Wisconsin:

1.7% (45,110)

Means of transportation to work

Means of transportation to work - Ford

Means of transportation to work - Wisconsin

Drove car alone:
Ford:

48.3% (71)
Wisconsin:

79.5% (2,138,832)
Carpooled:
Ford:

19.0% (28)
Wisconsin:

9.9% (267,471)
Walked:
Ford:

1.4% (2)
Wisconsin:

3.7% (100,301)
Other means:
Ford:

2.0% (3)
Wisconsin:

0.4% (11,907)

Private vehicle occupancy

Private vehicle occupancy (%)

Drove alone:
Ford:

71.7% (71)
Wisconsin:

88.9% (2,138,832)
In 2 person carpool:
Ford:

26.3% (26)
Wisconsin:

9.1% (217,793)
In 3 person carpool:
Ford:

2.0% (2)
Wisconsin:

1.3% (32,067)

Class of Workers

Class of Workers (%)

Employee of private company:
Ford:

62.3% (96)
Wisconsin:

70.2% (1,919,753)
Self-employed in own incorporated business:
Ford:

3.2% (5)
Wisconsin:

2.8% (77,876)
Private not-for-profit wage and salary workers:
Ford:

3.9% (6)
Wisconsin:

8.0% (219,861)
Local government workers:
Ford:

1.3% (2)
Wisconsin:

6.9% (189,838)
State government workers:
Ford:

3.9% (6)
Wisconsin:

4.1% (111,964)
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business:
Ford:

23.4% (36)
Wisconsin:

6.1% (167,248)
Unpaid family workers:
Ford:

1.9% (3)
Wisconsin:

0.3% (9,395)

Class of Workers (%) - Males

Employee of private company - Males:
Ford:

61.4% (51)
Wisconsin:

73.5% (1,049,603)
Self-employed in own incorporated business - Males:
Ford:

2.4% (2)
Wisconsin:

4.0% (57,168)
State government workers - Males:
Ford:

3.6% (3)
Wisconsin:

3.5% (49,348)
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business - Males:
Ford:

28.9% (24)
Wisconsin:

7.5% (107,640)
Unpaid family workers - Males:
Ford:

3.6% (3)
Wisconsin:

0.3% (4,929)

Class of Workers (%) - Females

Employee of private company - Females:
Ford:

63.4% (45)
Wisconsin:

66.6% (870,150)
Self-employed in own incorporated business - Females:
Ford:

4.2% (3)
Wisconsin:

1.6% (20,708)
Private not-for-profit wage and salary workers - Females:
Ford:

8.5% (6)
Wisconsin:

12.2% (159,671)
Local government workers - Females:
Ford:

2.8% (2)
Wisconsin:

8.5% (110,548)
State government workers - Females:
Ford:

4.2% (3)
Wisconsin:

4.8% (62,616)
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business - Females:
Ford:

16.9% (12)
Wisconsin:

4.6% (59,608)
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