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Based on the data from 2000 / 2009 when the population of Ottumwa, Iowa was 24,998 / 24,195

Most common industries (%)

Most common industries for males (%)

Most common industries for females (%)

Most Common Industries

Industry

All

Males

Females

Health care12.0% (1,301)4.1% (231)20.8% (1,070)
Food11.4% (1,233)13.5% (767)9.1% (466)
Educational services8.1% (882)4.9% (279)11.7% (603)
Accommodation and food services7.0% (763)6.9% (394)7.2% (369)
Construction6.0% (650)10.8% (615)0.7% (35)
Public administration4.2% (459)4.8% (276)3.6% (183)
Food and beverage stores4.0% (435)3.0% (173)5.1% (262)
Social assistance3.6% (387)1.5% (88)5.8% (299)
Department and other general merchandise stores3.2% (346)2.1% (117)4.5% (229)
Machinery3.1% (340)5.0% (287)1.0% (53)
Administrative and support and waste management services3.0% (326)3.0% (169)3.1% (157)
Metal and metal products2.8% (305)4.8% (275)0.6% (30)
Finance and insurance2.3% (254)1.2% (70)3.6% (184)
Professional, scientific, and technical services1.9% (201)1.7% (97)2.0% (104)
Personal and laundry services1.5% (163)0.9% (52)2.2% (111)
Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, and similar organizations1.3% (137)1.2% (68)1.3% (69)
Truck transportation1.2% (132)1.9% (111)0.4% (21)
Real estate and rental and leasing1.1% (123)1.2% (71)1.0% (52)
Motor vehicle and parts dealers1.1% (122)1.7% (98)0.5% (24)
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting1.1% (115)1.5% (88)0.5% (27)
Repair and maintenance1.0% (113)1.7% (95)0.4% (18)
Utilities1.0% (110)1.7% (98)0.2% (12)
Other transportation, and support activities, and couriers1.0% (109)1.2% (68)0.8% (41)
Publishing, and motion picture and sound recording industries0.9% (100)0.7% (39)1.2% (61)
Building material and garden equipment and supplies dealers0.9% (96)1.2% (66)0.6% (30)
Beverage and tobacco products0.8% (91)1.4% (79)0.2% (12)
Plastics and rubber products0.8% (86)1.2% (71)0.3% (15)
U. S. Postal service0.7% (80)1.3% (73)0.1% (7)
Arts, entertainment, and recreation0.7% (74)0.7% (38)0.7% (36)
Transportation equipment0.6% (70)0.9% (49)0.4% (21)
Gasoline stations0.6% (70)0.5% (30)0.8% (40)
Broadcasting and telecommunications0.6% (64)0.4% (23)0.8% (41)
Other direct selling establishments0.6% (62)0.1% (7)1.1% (55)
Used merchandise, gift, novelty, and souvenir, and other miscellaneous stores0.6% (60)0.5% (31)0.6% (29)
Clothing and accessories, including shoe, stores0.5% (55)0.7% (40)0.3% (15)
Private households0.5% (49)0.1% (5)0.9% (44)
Radio, TV, and computer stores0.4% (48)0.7% (42)0.1% (6)
Groceries and related products merchant wholesalers0.4% (45)0.7% (38)0.1% (7)
Pharmacies and drug stores0.4% (42)0.3% (17)0.5% (25)
Miscellaneous manufacturing0.4% (40)0.4% (21)0.4% (19)
Electronic shopping and mail-order houses0.3% (36)0.2% (13)0.4% (23)
Rail transportation0.3% (34)0.6% (34)0.0% (0)
Miscellaneous durable goods merchant wholesalers0.3% (32)0.4% (20)0.2% (12)
Nonmetallic mineral products0.3% (32)0.5% (26)0.1% (6)
Wood products0.3% (31)0.4% (25)0.1% (6)
Sporting goods, camera, and hobby and toy stores0.3% (30)0.3% (15)0.3% (15)
Recyclable material merchant wholesalers0.3% (28)0.3% (19)0.2% (9)
Alcoholic beverages merchant wholesalers0.2% (26)0.5% (26)0.0% (0)
Furniture and home furnishings, and household appliance stores0.2% (26)0.4% (21)0.1% (5)
Book stores and news dealers0.2% (26)0.0% (0)0.5% (26)
Electrical and electronic goods merchant wholesalers0.2% (26)0.5% (26)0.0% (0)
Electrical equipment, appliances, and components0.2% (25)0.2% (11)0.3% (14)
Jewelry, luggage, and leather goods stores0.2% (24)0.1% (6)0.4% (18)
Miscellaneous nondurable goods merchant wholesalers0.2% (23)0.3% (19)0.1% (4)
Music stores0.2% (23)0.1% (4)0.4% (19)
Machinery, equipment, and supplies merchant wholesalers0.2% (23)0.3% (19)0.1% (4)
Printing and related support activities0.2% (22)0.2% (12)0.2% (10)
Computer and electronic products0.2% (20)0.1% (6)0.3% (14)
Professional and commercial equipment and supplies merchant wholesalers0.2% (20)0.1% (7)0.3% (13)
Petroleum and petroleum products merchant wholesalers0.2% (19)0.3% (19)0.0% (0)
Paper and paper products merchant wholesalers0.2% (19)0.0% (0)0.4% (19)
Warehousing and storage0.2% (17)0.3% (17)0.0% (0)
Chemicals0.2% (17)0.3% (17)0.0% (0)
Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction0.1% (14)0.2% (9)0.1% (5)
Paper0.1% (13)0.1% (5)0.2% (8)
Retail florists0.1% (13)0.1% (8)0.1% (5)
Office supplies and stationery stores0.1% (13)0.2% (10)0.1% (3)
Farm product raw materials merchant wholesalers0.1% (11)0.1% (5)0.1% (6)
Vending machine operators0.1% (11)0.2% (11)0.0% (0)
Motor vehicles, parts and supplies merchant wholesalers0.1% (9)0.2% (9)0.0% (0)
Lumber and other construction materials merchant wholesalers0.1% (8)0.1% (8)0.0% (0)
Petroleum and coal products0.1% (6)0.1% (6)0.0% (0)
Textile mills and textile products0.1% (6)0.1% (6)0.0% (0)
Fuel dealers0.1% (6)0.1% (6)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 supervisors5.6% (604)6.3% (361)4.7% (243)
Other sales and related workers including supervisors4.8% (517)4.8% (275)4.7% (242)
Laborers and material movers, hand4.3% (467)5.3% (300)3.3% (167)
Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations4.2% (456)5.5% (311)2.8% (145)
Food processing workers4.1% (447)5.7% (327)2.3% (120)
Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers3.7% (403)3.8% (214)3.7% (189)
Metal workers and plastic workers3.2% (352)5.9% (336)0.3% (16)
Retail sales workers except cashiers3.0% (325)2.7% (156)3.3% (169)
Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides3.0% (322)0.6% (35)5.6% (287)
Cooks and food preparation workers2.9% (310)2.7% (152)3.1% (158)
Driver/sales workers and truck drivers2.7% (297)4.7% (269)0.5% (28)
Cashiers2.7% (297)1.1% (64)4.5% (233)
Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors2.5% (269)4.7% (269)0.0% (0)
Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers2.5% (268)2.4% (135)2.6% (133)
Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers2.3% (246)0.7% (42)4.0% (204)
Secretaries and administrative assistants2.2% (235)0.0% (0)4.6% (235)
Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists1.7% (187)0.8% (46)2.7% (141)
Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors1.7% (183)0.8% (43)2.7% (140)
Registered nurses1.6% (168)0.1% (5)3.2% (163)
Child care workers1.5% (160)0.1% (4)3.0% (156)
Information and record clerks except customer service representatives1.4% (155)0.3% (18)2.7% (137)
Health technologists and technicians1.4% (151)0.4% (23)2.5% (128)
Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing1.4% (147)2.1% (117)0.6% (30)
Material moving workers except laborers and material movers, hand1.3% (143)2.1% (120)0.4% (23)
Assemblers and fabricators1.3% (137)1.9% (109)0.5% (28)
Postsecondary teachers1.3% (137)1.3% (75)1.2% (62)
Waiters and waitresses1.2% (135)0.0% (0)2.6% (135)
Supervisors and other personal care and service workers except personal appearance, transportation, and child care workers1.2% (131)0.4% (20)2.2% (111)
Business operations specialists1.2% (128)0.8% (45)1.6% (83)
Food and beverage serving workers except waiters/waitresses1.1% (124)1.1% (62)1.2% (62)
Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks1.1% (117)0.2% (14)2.0% (103)
Construction laborers1.1% (116)2.0% (116)0.0% (0)
Carpenters1.0% (111)1.8% (105)0.1% (6)
Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers1.0% (103)1.7% (98)0.1% (5)
Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers0.9% (99)1.6% (93)0.1% (6)
Other food preparation and serving workers including supervisors0.9% (96)1.1% (64)0.6% (32)
Other healthcare support occupations0.8% (91)0.1% (8)1.6% (83)
Law enforcement workers including supervisors0.8% (91)1.3% (76)0.3% (15)
Financial clerks except bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks0.8% (88)0.1% (7)1.6% (81)
Secondary school teachers0.8% (84)0.7% (40)0.9% (44)
Customer service representatives0.7% (80)0.4% (22)1.1% (58)
Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations0.7% (77)0.0% (0)1.5% (77)
Personal appearance workers0.7% (74)0.2% (13)1.2% (61)
Pipelayers, plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters0.7% (72)1.3% (72)0.0% (0)
Top executives0.6% (70)0.9% (54)0.3% (16)
Art and design workers0.6% (69)0.3% (18)1.0% (51)
Accountants and auditors0.6% (69)0.6% (35)0.7% (34)
Other construction workers and helpers0.6% (65)1.1% (65)0.0% (0)
Media and communication equipment workers0.6% (64)0.1% (7)1.1% (57)
Legal support workers0.6% (61)0.1% (5)1.1% (56)
Religious workers0.6% (60)0.9% (53)0.1% (7)
Advertising, marketing, promotions, public relations, and sales managers0.5% (59)0.9% (49)0.2% (10)
Lawyers0.5% (58)1.0% (58)0.0% (0)
Agricultural workers including supervisors0.5% (56)0.6% (36)0.4% (20)
Operations specialties managers except financial managers0.5% (55)0.7% (42)0.3% (13)
Other protective service workers including supervisors0.5% (54)0.5% (29)0.5% (25)
Fire fighting and prevention workers including supervisors0.5% (53)0.9% (53)0.0% (0)
Computer specialists0.5% (51)0.2% (14)0.7% (37)
Painters and paperhangers0.5% (49)0.7% (42)0.1% (7)
Electricians0.4% (48)0.8% (48)0.0% (0)
Other health diagnosing and treating practitioners and technical occupations0.4% (47)0.6% (37)0.2% (10)
Life and physical scientists0.4% (44)0.5% (27)0.3% (17)
Other financial specialists0.4% (44)0.2% (13)0.6% (31)
Engineers0.4% (43)0.7% (38)0.1% (5)
Life, physical, and social science technicians0.4% (42)0.4% (22)0.4% (20)
Supervisors, construction and extraction workers0.4% (42)0.7% (42)0.0% (0)
Supervisors, transportation and material moving workers0.4% (42)0.6% (33)0.2% (9)
Therapists0.4% (41)0.2% (12)0.6% (29)
Financial managers0.4% (40)0.3% (15)0.5% (25)
Physicians and surgeons0.4% (40)0.5% (29)0.2% (11)
Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers0.3% (35)0.2% (10)0.5% (25)
Farmers and farm managers0.3% (35)0.6% (35)0.0% (0)
Bus drivers0.3% (29)0.4% (22)0.1% (7)
Other transportation workers0.3% (29)0.3% (18)0.2% (11)
Plant and system operators0.2% (27)0.3% (19)0.2% (8)
Entertainers and performers, sports, and related workers0.2% (26)0.3% (15)0.2% (11)
Printing workers0.1% (14)0.1% (5)0.2% (9)
Motor vehicle operators except bus and truck drivers0.1% (13)0.1% (8)0.1% (5)
Special education teachers0.1% (12)0.1% (5)0.1% (7)
Woodworkers0.1% (11)0.2% (11)0.0% (0)
Social scientists and related workers0.1% (8)0.1% (8)0.0% (0)
Drafters, engineering, and mapping technicians0.1% (8)0.1% (8)0.0% (0)
Unemployment by race in 2000:

Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic males: 9.2%
Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic females: 6.7%


Unemployment rate for Black males: 4.5%
Unemployment rate for Black females: 43.5%


Unemployment rate for Asian males: 21.2%


Unemployment rate for other race males: 3.9%
Unemployment rate for other race females: 15.9%


Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino males: 3.7%
Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino females: 9.4%

Time Leaving Home To Go To Work in 2008 (%)

Time Leaving Home To Go To Work in 2008 (%) - Males

Time Leaving Home To Go To Work in 2008 (%) - Females

Time Leaving Home To Go To Work in 2000 (%)

Time Leaving Home To Go To Work in 2008:
12:00 a.m. to 4:59 a.m.:
Ottumwa:

9.5% (1,022)
Iowa:

4.2% (60,690)
    12:00 a.m. to 4:59 a.m. - Males:
    Ottumwa:

    11.5% (647)
    Iowa:

    5.1% (38,128)
    12:00 a.m. to 4:59 a.m. - Females:
    Ottumwa:

    7.3% (375)
    Iowa:

    3.2% (22,562)
5:00 a.m. to 5:29 a.m.:
Ottumwa:

5.4% (581)
Iowa:

3.1% (45,361)
    5:00 a.m. to 5:29 a.m. - Males:
    Ottumwa:

    6.1% (343)
    Iowa:

    3.9% (29,712)
    5:00 a.m. to 5:29 a.m. - Females:
    Ottumwa:

    4.6% (238)
    Iowa:

    2.2% (15,649)
5:30 a.m. to 5:59 a.m.:
Ottumwa:

3.3% (359)
Iowa:

5.3% (76,343)
    5:30 a.m. to 5:59 a.m. - Males:
    Ottumwa:

    2.9% (165)
    Iowa:

    5.8% (43,894)
    5:30 a.m. to 5:59 a.m. - Females:
    Ottumwa:

    3.8% (194)
    Iowa:

    4.7% (32,449)
6:00 a.m. to 6:29 a.m.:
Ottumwa:

6.2% (671)
Iowa:

8.3% (120,702)
    6:00 a.m. to 6:29 a.m. - Males:
    Ottumwa:

    8.2% (461)
    Iowa:

    10.4% (78,624)
    6:00 a.m. to 6:29 a.m. - Females:
    Ottumwa:

    4.1% (210)
    Iowa:

    6.0% (42,078)
6:30 a.m. to 6:59 a.m.:
Ottumwa:

8.7% (936)
Iowa:

12.0% (174,670)
    6:30 a.m. to 6:59 a.m. - Males:
    Ottumwa:

    9.6% (542)
    Iowa:

    13.9% (105,111)
    6:30 a.m. to 6:59 a.m. - Females:
    Ottumwa:

    7.6% (394)
    Iowa:

    10.0% (69,559)
7:00 a.m. to 7:29 a.m.:
Ottumwa:

11.1% (1,200)
Iowa:

14.8% (214,039)
    7:00 a.m. to 7:29 a.m. - Males:
    Ottumwa:

    13.5% (761)
    Iowa:

    14.9% (112,294)
    7:00 a.m. to 7:29 a.m. - Females:
    Ottumwa:

    8.5% (439)
    Iowa:

    14.6% (101,745)
7:30 a.m. to 7:59 a.m.:
Ottumwa:

13.9% (1,501)
Iowa:

15.8% (229,744)
    7:30 a.m. to 7:59 a.m. - Males:
    Ottumwa:

    10.1% (568)
    Iowa:

    12.9% (97,354)
    7:30 a.m. to 7:59 a.m. - Females:
    Ottumwa:

    18.1% (933)
    Iowa:

    19.0% (132,390)
8:00 a.m. to 8:29 a.m.:
Ottumwa:

7.8% (838)
Iowa:

9.0% (130,686)
    8:00 a.m. to 8:29 a.m. - Males:
    Ottumwa:

    7.1% (402)
    Iowa:

    8.0% (60,402)
    8:00 a.m. to 8:29 a.m. - Females:
    Ottumwa:

    8.4% (436)
    Iowa:

    10.1% (70,284)
8:30 a.m. to 8:59 a.m.:
Ottumwa:

3.3% (354)
Iowa:

4.0% (57,524)
    8:30 a.m. to 8:59 a.m. - Males:
    Ottumwa:

    1.5% (82)
    Iowa:

    3.0% (22,971)
    8:30 a.m. to 8:59 a.m. - Females:
    Ottumwa:

    5.3% (272)
    Iowa:

    5.0% (34,553)
9:00 a.m. to 9:59 a.m.:
Ottumwa:

4.7% (506)
Iowa:

4.5% (64,948)
    9:00 a.m. to 9:59 a.m. - Males:
    Ottumwa:

    3.7% (206)
    Iowa:

    3.6% (27,219)
    9:00 a.m. to 9:59 a.m. - Females:
    Ottumwa:

    5.8% (300)
    Iowa:

    5.4% (37,729)
10:00 a.m. to 10:59 a.m.:
Ottumwa:

2.3% (247)
Iowa:

2.0% (29,696)
    10:00 a.m. to 10:59 a.m. - Males:
    Ottumwa:

    0.7% (41)
    Iowa:

    1.5% (11,622)
    10:00 a.m. to 10:59 a.m. - Females:
    Ottumwa:

    4.0% (206)
    Iowa:

    2.6% (18,074)
11:00 a.m. to 11:59 a.m.:
Ottumwa:

1.1% (119)
Iowa:

1.3% (18,733)
    11:00 a.m. to 11:59 a.m. - Males:
    Ottumwa:

    1.3% (71)
    Iowa:

    1.2% (8,786)
    11:00 a.m. to 11:59 a.m. - Females:
    Ottumwa:

    0.9% (48)
    Iowa:

    1.4% (9,947)
12:00 p.m. to 3:59 p.m.:
Ottumwa:

12.6% (1,359)
Iowa:

8.1% (117,676)
    12:00 p.m. to 3:59 p.m. - Males:
    Ottumwa:

    13.3% (747)
    Iowa:

    7.9% (59,406)
    12:00 p.m. to 3:59 p.m. - Females:
    Ottumwa:

    11.9% (612)
    Iowa:

    8.4% (58,270)
4:00 p.m. to 11:59 p.m.:
Ottumwa:

10.2% (1,103)
Iowa:

7.5% (109,477)
    4:00 p.m. to 11:59 p.m. - Males:
    Ottumwa:

    10.6% (598)
    Iowa:

    7.8% (58,593)
    4:00 p.m. to 11:59 p.m. - Females:
    Ottumwa:

    9.8% (505)
    Iowa:

    7.3% (50,884)
Time Leaving Home To Go To Work in 2000:
12:00 a.m. to 4:59 a.m.:
Ottumwa:

4.5% (484)
Iowa:

3.2% (47,736)
5:00 a.m. to 5:29 a.m.:
Ottumwa:

5.4% (581)
Iowa:

2.9% (42,797)
5:30 a.m. to 5:59 a.m.:
Ottumwa:

6.6% (706)
Iowa:

4.6% (68,195)
6:00 a.m. to 6:29 a.m.:
Ottumwa:

6.7% (717)
Iowa:

7.5% (110,529)
6:30 a.m. to 6:59 a.m.:
Ottumwa:

8.9% (950)
Iowa:

11.2% (164,470)
7:00 a.m. to 7:29 a.m.:
Ottumwa:

9.0% (962)
Iowa:

14.2% (208,547)
7:30 a.m. to 7:59 a.m.:
Ottumwa:

16.5% (1,763)
Iowa:

17.7% (260,172)
8:00 a.m. to 8:29 a.m.:
Ottumwa:

8.1% (866)
Iowa:

8.3% (121,843)
8:30 a.m. to 8:59 a.m.:
Ottumwa:

3.3% (352)
Iowa:

3.6% (53,363)
9:00 a.m. to 9:59 a.m.:
Ottumwa:

3.8% (404)
Iowa:

3.6% (53,533)
10:00 a.m. to 10:59 a.m.:
Ottumwa:

1.5% (158)
Iowa:

1.7% (25,691)
11:00 a.m. to 11:59 a.m.:
Ottumwa:

1.7% (180)
Iowa:

0.9% (13,464)
12:00 p.m. to 3:59 p.m.:
Ottumwa:

12.8% (1,367)
Iowa:

8.0% (117,038)
4:00 p.m. to 11:59 p.m.:
Ottumwa:

8.7% (931)
Iowa:

7.7% (112,601)

Percentage of workers working in this county: 86.4%
Number of people working at home: 247 (2.3% of all workers)

Daytime population change due to commuting: +3,545 (+14.2%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 8,645 (81.0%)

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2008 (%)

Working at home in 2008 - Ottumwa

Working at home in 2008 - Iowa

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2008 (%) - Males

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2008 (%) - Females

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2000 (%)

Working at home in 2000 - Ottumwa

Working at home in 2000 - Iowa

Travel time to work in 2008:
Less than 5 minutes:
Ottumwa:

6.4% (946)
Iowa:

7.5% (109,196)
    Less than 5 minutes - Males:
    Ottumwa:

    5.6% (405)
    Iowa:

    7.6% (57,463)
    Less than 5 minutes - Females:
    Ottumwa:

    7.2% (541)
    Iowa:

    7.5% (51,733)
5 to 9 minutes:
Ottumwa:

22.3% (3,288)
Iowa:

18.6% (269,452)
    5 to 9 minutes - Males:
    Ottumwa:

    22.1% (1,585)
    Iowa:

    17.6% (133,341)
    5 to 9 minutes - Females:
    Ottumwa:

    22.5% (1,703)
    Iowa:

    19.7% (136,111)
10 to 14 minutes:
Ottumwa:

23.4% (3,449)
Iowa:

19.0% (275,640)
    10 to 14 minutes - Males:
    Ottumwa:

    23.1% (1,659)
    Iowa:

    18.7% (141,628)
    10 to 14 minutes - Females:
    Ottumwa:

    23.7% (1,790)
    Iowa:

    19.4% (134,012)
15 to 19 minutes:
Ottumwa:

15.5% (2,278)
Iowa:

16.5% (239,033)
    15 to 19 minutes - Males:
    Ottumwa:

    14.9% (1,067)
    Iowa:

    16.0% (121,113)
    15 to 19 minutes - Females:
    Ottumwa:

    16.0% (1,211)
    Iowa:

    17.0% (117,920)
20 to 24 minutes:
Ottumwa:

10.6% (1,559)
Iowa:

13.2% (191,667)
    20 to 24 minutes - Males:
    Ottumwa:

    11.5% (828)
    Iowa:

    13.1% (99,113)
    20 to 24 minutes - Females:
    Ottumwa:

    9.7% (731)
    Iowa:

    13.4% (92,554)
25 to 29 minutes:
Ottumwa:

3.1% (460)
Iowa:

5.5% (79,447)
    25 to 29 minutes - Males:
    Ottumwa:

    3.3% (237)
    Iowa:

    5.4% (41,106)
    25 to 29 minutes - Females:
    Ottumwa:

    2.9% (223)
    Iowa:

    5.5% (38,341)
30 to 34 minutes:
Ottumwa:

8.6% (1,270)
Iowa:

8.6% (125,185)
    30 to 34 minutes - Males:
    Ottumwa:

    8.7% (621)
    Iowa:

    9.2% (69,550)
    30 to 34 minutes - Females:
    Ottumwa:

    8.6% (649)
    Iowa:

    8.0% (55,635)
35 to 39 minutes:
Ottumwa:

2.0% (296)
Iowa:

1.8% (26,581)
    35 to 39 minutes - Males:
    Ottumwa:

    1.7% (121)
    Iowa:

    1.9% (14,346)
    35 to 39 minutes - Females:
    Ottumwa:

    2.3% (175)
    Iowa:

    1.8% (12,235)
40 to 44 minutes:
Ottumwa:

1.1% (155)
Iowa:

2.1% (29,847)
    40 to 44 minutes - Males:
    Ottumwa:

    1.4% (97)
    Iowa:

    2.2% (16,801)
    40 to 44 minutes - Females:
    Ottumwa:

    0.8% (58)
    Iowa:

    1.9% (13,046)
45 to 59 minutes:
Ottumwa:

3.8% (555)
Iowa:

3.8% (55,165)
    45 to 59 minutes - Males:
    Ottumwa:

    3.9% (280)
    Iowa:

    4.2% (32,011)
    45 to 59 minutes - Females:
    Ottumwa:

    3.6% (275)
    Iowa:

    3.3% (23,154)
60 to 89 minutes:
Ottumwa:

2.1% (314)
Iowa:

2.0% (28,680)
    60 to 89 minutes - Males:
    Ottumwa:

    2.3% (167)
    Iowa:

    2.5% (18,609)
    60 to 89 minutes - Females:
    Ottumwa:

    1.9% (147)
    Iowa:

    1.5% (10,071)
90 or more minutes:
Ottumwa:

1.1% (167)
Iowa:

1.3% (19,423)
    90 or more minutes - Males:
    Ottumwa:

    1.5% (108)
    Iowa:

    1.6% (12,281)
    90 or more minutes - Females:
    Ottumwa:

    0.8% (59)
    Iowa:

    1.0% (7,142)
Travel time to work in 2000:
Less than 5 minutes:
Ottumwa:

5.6% (598)
Iowa:

6.8% (100,616)
5 to 9 minutes:
Ottumwa:

28.2% (3,011)
Iowa:

18.5% (271,589)
10 to 14 minutes:
Ottumwa:

28.4% (3,034)
Iowa:

19.3% (283,804)
15 to 19 minutes:
Ottumwa:

12.7% (1,356)
Iowa:

16.0% (234,745)
20 to 24 minutes:
Ottumwa:

5.4% (575)
Iowa:

12.5% (183,539)
25 to 29 minutes:
Ottumwa:

2.1% (221)
Iowa:

4.6% (67,775)
30 to 34 minutes:
Ottumwa:

5.1% (546)
Iowa:

7.6% (111,454)
35 to 39 minutes:
Ottumwa:

0.8% (85)
Iowa:

1.5% (22,220)
40 to 44 minutes:
Ottumwa:

1.5% (159)
Iowa:

1.7% (24,880)
45 to 59 minutes:
Ottumwa:

3.4% (361)
Iowa:

3.4% (49,913)
60 to 89 minutes:
Ottumwa:

2.5% (262)
Iowa:

2.0% (28,703)
90 or more minutes:
Ottumwa:

2.0% (213)
Iowa:

1.4% (20,741)

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

Travel time to work by means of transportation:
Less than 30 minutes - public transportation:
Ottumwa:

51.0% (74)
Iowa:

60.2% (9,050)
Less than 30 minutes - other means:
Ottumwa:

84.9% (8,721)
Iowa:

81.8% (1,133,018)
30 to 44 minutes - public transportation:
Ottumwa:

21.4% (31)
Iowa:

22.4% (3,361)
30 to 44 minutes - other means:
Ottumwa:

7.4% (759)
Iowa:

11.2% (155,193)
45 to 59 minutes - public transportation:
Ottumwa:

11.7% (17)
Iowa:

7.5% (1,131)
45 to 59 minutes - other means:
Ottumwa:

3.3% (344)
Iowa:

3.5% (48,782)
60 or more minutes - public transportation:
Ottumwa:

15.9% (23)
Iowa:

9.8% (1,479)
60 or more minutes - other means:
Ottumwa:

4.4% (452)
Iowa:

3.5% (47,965)

Means of transportation to work in 2008 - Ottumwa

Means of transportation to work in 2008 - Ottumwa (Males)

Means of transportation to work in 2008 - Ottumwa (Females)

Means of transportation to work in 2008 - Iowa

Means of transportation to work in 2008 - Iowa (Males)

Means of transportation to work in 2008 - Iowa (Females)

Means of transportation to work in 2000 - Ottumwa

Means of transportation to work in 2000 - Iowa

Means of transportation to work in 2008:
Drove car alone:
Ottumwa:

79.8% (11,946)
Iowa:

78.7% (1,199,904)
    Drove car alone - Males:
    Ottumwa:

    79.8% (5,778)
    Iowa:

    78.0% (619,797)
    Drove car alone - Females:
    Ottumwa:

    79.8% (6,168)
    Iowa:

    79.5% (580,107)
Carpooled:
Ottumwa:

14.1% (2,104)
Iowa:

9.9% (150,913)
    Carpooled - Males:
    Ottumwa:

    14.3% (1,034)
    Iowa:

    10.4% (82,346)
    Carpooled - Females:
    Ottumwa:

    13.8% (1,070)
    Iowa:

    9.4% (68,567)
Bus or trolley bus:
Ottumwa:

1.5% (225)
Iowa:

1.2% (17,646)
    Bus or trolley bus - Males:
    Ottumwa:

    0.9% (68)
    Iowa:

    1.0% (7,554)
    Bus or trolley bus - Females:
    Ottumwa:

    2.0% (157)
    Iowa:

    1.4% (10,092)
Bicycle:
Ottumwa:

0.1% (8)
Iowa:

0.4% (6,062)
    Bicycle - Males:
    Ottumwa:

    0.1% (8)
    Iowa:

    0.5% (4,059)
Walked:
Ottumwa:

1.6% (238)
Iowa:

4.0% (61,446)
    Walked - Males:
    Ottumwa:

    2.3% (168)
    Iowa:

    4.2% (33,222)
    Walked - Females:
    Ottumwa:

    0.9% (70)
    Iowa:

    3.9% (28,224)
Other means:
Ottumwa:

1.4% (216)
Iowa:

0.9% (13,281)
    Other means - Males:
    Ottumwa:

    1.6% (119)
    Iowa:

    1.3% (10,320)
    Other means - Females:
    Ottumwa:

    1.3% (97)
    Iowa:

    0.4% (2,961)
Means of transportation to work in 2000:
Drove car alone:
Ottumwa:

80.5% (8,588)
Iowa:

78.6% (1,155,008)
Carpooled:
Ottumwa:

12.6% (1,341)
Iowa:

10.8% (158,699)
Bus or trolley bus:
Ottumwa:

1.3% (136)
Iowa:

0.9% (13,917)
Subway or elevated:
Ottumwa:

0.1% (9)
Iowa:

0.0% (90)
Motorcycle:
Ottumwa:

0.1% (11)
Iowa:

0.1% (766)
Bicycle:
Ottumwa:

0.5% (55)
Iowa:

0.4% (5,244)
Walked:
Ottumwa:

1.9% (199)
Iowa:

4.0% (58,088)
Other means:
Ottumwa:

0.8% (82)
Iowa:

0.5% (7,153)

Private vehicle occupancy (%)

Private vehicle occupancy:
Drove alone:
Ottumwa:

86.5% (8,588)
Iowa:

87.9% (1,155,008)
In 2 person carpool:
Ottumwa:

10.9% (1,086)
Iowa:

9.8% (128,891)
In 3 person carpool:
Ottumwa:

2.2% (214)
Iowa:

1.4% (18,510)
In 4 person carpool:
Ottumwa:

0.3% (27)
Iowa:

0.5% (6,602)
In 5-6 person carpool:
Ottumwa:

0.1% (5)
Iowa:

0.2% (2,434)
In 7+ person carpool:
Ottumwa:

0.1% (9)
Iowa:

0.2% (2,262)

Class of Workers (%)

Class of Workers (%) - Males

Class of Workers (%) - Females

Class of Workers:
Employee of private company:
Ottumwa:

70.0% (7,589)
Iowa:

66.6% (992,122)
    Employee of private company - Males:
    Ottumwa:

    71.8% (4,095)
    Iowa:

    69.4% (541,460)
    Employee of private company - Females:
    Ottumwa:

    68.0% (3,494)
    Iowa:

    63.5% (450,662)
Self-employed in own incorporated business:
Ottumwa:

1.8% (199)
Iowa:

3.0% (44,330)
    Self-employed in own incorporated business - Males:
    Ottumwa:

    2.7% (154)
    Iowa:

    4.3% (33,311)
    Self-employed in own incorporated business - Females:
    Ottumwa:

    0.9% (45)
    Iowa:

    1.6% (11,019)
Private not-for-profit wage and salary workers:
Ottumwa:

7.9% (860)
Iowa:

8.2% (121,940)
    Private not-for-profit wage and salary workers - Males:
    Ottumwa:

    4.4% (252)
    Iowa:

    4.4% (34,485)
    Private not-for-profit wage and salary workers - Females:
    Ottumwa:

    11.8% (608)
    Iowa:

    12.3% (87,455)
Local government workers:
Ottumwa:

6.8% (734)
Iowa:

6.1% (90,430)
    Local government workers - Males:
    Ottumwa:

    7.1% (404)
    Iowa:

    4.9% (37,971)
    Local government workers - Females:
    Ottumwa:

    6.4% (330)
    Iowa:

    7.4% (52,459)
State government workers:
Ottumwa:

5.2% (561)
Iowa:

5.8% (85,726)
    State government workers - Males:
    Ottumwa:

    3.6% (204)
    Iowa:

    4.5% (35,484)
    State government workers - Females:
    Ottumwa:

    7.0% (357)
    Iowa:

    7.1% (50,242)
Federal government workers:
Ottumwa:

1.3% (144)
Iowa:

1.8% (27,176)
    Federal government workers - Males:
    Ottumwa:

    2.2% (123)
    Iowa:

    1.8% (14,242)
    Federal government workers - Females:
    Ottumwa:

    0.4% (21)
    Iowa:

    1.8% (12,934)
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business:
Ottumwa:

6.3% (679)
Iowa:

8.2% (121,579)
    Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business - Males:
    Ottumwa:

    7.6% (436)
    Iowa:

    10.3% (80,293)
    Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business - Females:
    Ottumwa:

    4.7% (243)
    Iowa:

    5.8% (41,286)
Unpaid family workers:
Ottumwa:

0.7% (71)
Iowa:

0.4% (6,513)
    Unpaid family workers - Males:
    Ottumwa:

    0.6% (33)
    Iowa:

    0.4% (3,416)
    Unpaid family workers - Females:
    Ottumwa:

    0.7% (38)
    Iowa:

    0.4% (3,097)


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