Work and Jobs in Paris, 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 care13.6%
(314)
4.0%
(48)
23.8%
(266)
Educational services12.4%
(286)
9.6%
(114)
15.4%
(172)
Construction7.9%
(182)
13.6%
(162)
1.8%
(20)
Wood products7.3%
(169)
9.2%
(110)
5.3%
(59)
Accommodation and food services4.7%
(108)
2.1%
(25)
7.4%
(83)
Professional, scientific, and technical services3.2%
(75)
2.0%
(24)
4.6%
(51)
Finance and insurance3.2%
(74)
2.0%
(24)
4.5%
(50)
Administrative and support and waste management services2.9%
(67)
2.2%
(26)
3.7%
(41)
Food and beverage stores2.8%
(65)
3.2%
(38)
2.4%
(27)
Building material and garden equipment and supplies dealers2.8%
(64)
4.8%
(57)
0.6%
(7)
Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, and similar organizations2.6%
(61)
1.3%
(15)
4.1%
(46)
Metal and metal products2.4%
(56)
3.9%
(46)
0.9%
(10)
Department and other general merchandise stores2.3%
(54)
0.5%
(6)
4.3%
(48)
Textile mills and textile products2.1%
(49)
3.6%
(43)
0.5%
(6)
Public administration2.1%
(48)
1.6%
(19)
2.6%
(29)
Social assistance1.9%
(45)
0.0%
(0)
4.0%
(45)
Motor vehicle and parts dealers1.6%
(37)
2.6%
(31)
0.5%
(6)
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting1.4%
(32)
2.7%
(32)
0.0%
(0)
Leather and allied products1.3%
(30)
1.9%
(23)
0.6%
(7)
Transportation equipment1.2%
(28)
1.8%
(22)
0.5%
(6)
Furniture and related product manufacturing1.0%
(23)
1.6%
(19)
0.4%
(4)
Real estate and rental and leasing1.0%
(22)
1.8%
(22)
0.0%
(0)
Personal and laundry services1.0%
(22)
0.9%
(11)
1.0%
(11)
Miscellaneous manufacturing0.9%
(21)
1.5%
(18)
0.3%
(3)
Broadcasting and telecommunications0.9%
(20)
1.7%
(20)
0.0%
(0)
Other transportation, and support activities, and couriers0.9%
(20)
0.6%
(7)
1.2%
(13)
Petroleum and petroleum products merchant wholesalers0.8%
(19)
1.1%
(13)
0.5%
(6)
Used merchandise, gift, novelty, and souvenir, and other miscellaneous stores0.8%
(19)
1.1%
(13)
0.5%
(6)
Arts, entertainment, and recreation0.8%
(19)
0.6%
(7)
1.1%
(12)
Truck transportation0.7%
(17)
1.3%
(15)
0.2%
(2)
Plastics and rubber products0.7%
(17)
1.4%
(17)
0.0%
(0)
Repair and maintenance0.7%
(17)
1.4%
(17)
0.0%
(0)
Gasoline stations0.6%
(15)
1.3%
(15)
0.0%
(0)
Apparel0.6%
(15)
0.8%
(9)
0.5%
(6)
Jewelry, luggage, and leather goods stores0.6%
(15)
0.0%
(0)
1.3%
(15)
Fuel dealers0.6%
(14)
0.0%
(0)
1.3%
(14)
Radio, TV, and computer stores0.6%
(14)
1.2%
(14)
0.0%
(0)
Utilities0.6%
(13)
1.1%
(13)
0.0%
(0)
Clothing and accessories, including shoe, stores0.5%
(12)
1.0%
(12)
0.0%
(0)
Printing and related support activities0.5%
(11)
0.7%
(8)
0.3%
(3)
Paper0.4%
(10)
0.3%
(4)
0.5%
(6)
U. S. Postal service0.4%
(10)
0.8%
(10)
0.0%
(0)
Other direct selling establishments0.4%
(10)
0.0%
(0)
0.9%
(10)
Data processing, libraries, and other information services0.4%
(10)
0.8%
(10)
0.0%
(0)
Lumber and other construction materials merchant wholesalers0.4%
(9)
0.8%
(9)
0.0%
(0)
Groceries and related products merchant wholesalers0.4%
(9)
0.4%
(5)
0.4%
(4)
Pharmacies and drug stores0.3%
(7)
0.0%
(0)
0.6%
(7)
Beverage and tobacco products0.3%
(7)
0.6%
(7)
0.0%
(0)
Alcoholic beverages merchant wholesalers0.3%
(7)
0.6%
(7)
0.0%
(0)
Apparel, fabrics, and notions merchant wholesalers0.3%
(7)
0.0%
(0)
0.6%
(7)
Machinery0.3%
(6)
0.5%
(6)
0.0%
(0)
Sporting goods, camera, and hobby and toy stores0.3%
(6)
0.0%
(0)
0.5%
(6)
Electronic shopping and mail-order houses0.3%
(6)
0.0%
(0)
0.5%
(6)
Nonmetallic mineral products0.2%
(5)
0.4%
(5)
0.0%
(0)
Electrical equipment, appliances, and components0.2%
(5)
0.4%
(5)
0.0%
(0)
Rail transportation0.2%
(4)
0.3%
(4)
0.0%
(0)
Furniture and home furnishings, and household appliance stores0.1%
(3)
0.3%
(3)
0.0%
(0)

Most common occupations

Most common occupations (%)

Most common occupations for males (%)

Most common occupations for females (%)

Most common occupations

Occupation

All

Males

Females

Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers6.1%
(141)
3.1%
(37)
9.3%
(104)
Other production occupations including supervisors5.7%
(132)
6.9%
(82)
4.5%
(50)
Other sales and related workers including supervisors5.6%
(130)
5.4%
(64)
5.9%
(66)
Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides4.5%
(105)
0.6%
(7)
8.8%
(98)
Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations4.2%
(97)
3.8%
(45)
4.6%
(52)
Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers3.9%
(91)
4.5%
(54)
3.3%
(37)
Driver/sales workers and truck drivers3.3%
(76)
5.7%
(68)
0.7%
(8)
Carpenters2.7%
(63)
4.8%
(57)
0.5%
(6)
Laborers and material movers, hand2.6%
(61)
4.6%
(55)
0.5%
(6)
Assemblers and fabricators2.5%
(57)
3.1%
(37)
1.8%
(20)
Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors2.3%
(52)
4.4%
(52)
0.0%
(0)
Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors2.1%
(49)
0.7%
(8)
3.7%
(41)
Supervisors and other personal care and service workers except personal appearance, transportation, and child care workers2.1%
(49)
0.8%
(9)
3.6%
(40)
Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations2.1%
(48)
1.5%
(18)
2.7%
(30)
Metal workers and plastic workers1.9%
(44)
3.7%
(44)
0.0%
(0)
Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers1.8%
(42)
1.9%
(23)
1.7%
(19)
Business operations specialists1.7%
(39)
1.7%
(20)
1.7%
(19)
Registered nurses1.7%
(39)
0.0%
(0)
3.5%
(39)
Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers1.6%
(37)
1.2%
(14)
2.1%
(23)
Secondary school teachers1.6%
(36)
2.2%
(26)
0.9%
(10)
Cooks and food preparation workers1.6%
(36)
0.6%
(7)
2.6%
(29)
Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing1.5%
(35)
2.0%
(24)
1.0%
(11)
Electricians1.4%
(33)
2.3%
(27)
0.5%
(6)
Computer specialists1.4%
(33)
1.4%
(17)
1.4%
(16)
Secretaries and administrative assistants1.4%
(33)
0.0%
(0)
2.9%
(33)
Health technologists and technicians1.4%
(32)
1.2%
(14)
1.6%
(18)
Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists1.3%
(31)
0.6%
(7)
2.1%
(24)
Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks1.3%
(31)
0.0%
(0)
2.8%
(31)
Construction laborers1.3%
(30)
2.5%
(30)
0.0%
(0)
Top executives1.3%
(30)
2.3%
(27)
0.3%
(3)
Woodworkers1.3%
(30)
2.2%
(26)
0.4%
(4)
Information and record clerks except customer service representatives1.3%
(29)
0.0%
(0)
2.6%
(29)
Operations specialties managers except financial managers1.2%
(28)
1.2%
(14)
1.3%
(14)
Other healthcare support occupations1.2%
(28)
0.0%
(0)
2.5%
(28)
Supervisors of construction and extraction workers1.2%
(27)
2.3%
(27)
0.0%
(0)
Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers1.2%
(27)
2.3%
(27)
0.0%
(0)
Retail sales workers except cashiers1.1%
(25)
0.9%
(11)
1.3%
(14)
Child care workers1.0%
(24)
0.4%
(5)
1.7%
(19)
Financial clerks except bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks1.0%
(24)
0.0%
(0)
2.1%
(24)
Cashiers1.0%
(23)
0.8%
(9)
1.3%
(14)
Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers1.0%
(23)
1.9%
(23)
0.0%
(0)
Waiters and waitresses0.9%
(20)
0.0%
(0)
1.8%
(20)
Other food preparation and serving workers including supervisors0.8%
(19)
0.0%
(0)
1.7%
(19)
Customer service representatives0.7%
(17)
0.0%
(0)
1.5%
(17)
Food and beverage serving workers except waiters/waitresses0.7%
(16)
0.0%
(0)
1.4%
(16)
Bus drivers0.6%
(15)
0.8%
(9)
0.5%
(6)
Therapists0.6%
(14)
0.8%
(9)
0.4%
(5)
Other financial specialists0.6%
(14)
1.2%
(14)
0.0%
(0)
Farmers and farm managers0.6%
(14)
1.2%
(14)
0.0%
(0)
Motor vehicle operators except bus and truck drivers0.6%
(14)
0.6%
(7)
0.6%
(7)
Other protective service workers including supervisors0.6%
(13)
1.1%
(13)
0.0%
(0)
Drafters, engineering, and mapping technicians0.6%
(13)
0.3%
(4)
0.8%
(9)
Engineers0.6%
(13)
1.1%
(13)
0.0%
(0)
Other transportation workers0.6%
(13)
1.1%
(13)
0.0%
(0)
Law enforcement workers including supervisors0.5%
(12)
0.5%
(6)
0.5%
(6)
Physicians and surgeons0.5%
(12)
0.6%
(7)
0.4%
(5)
Other health diagnosing and treating practitioners and technical occupations0.4%
(10)
0.0%
(0)
0.9%
(10)
Librarians, curators, and archivists0.4%
(10)
0.8%
(10)
0.0%
(0)
Pipelayers, plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters0.3%
(8)
0.7%
(8)
0.0%
(0)
Printing workers0.3%
(8)
0.7%
(8)
0.0%
(0)
Entertainers and performers, sports, and related workers0.3%
(8)
0.7%
(8)
0.0%
(0)
Personal appearance workers0.3%
(7)
0.0%
(0)
0.6%
(7)
Other construction workers and helpers0.3%
(7)
0.6%
(7)
0.0%
(0)
Media and communication equipment workers0.3%
(6)
0.5%
(6)
0.0%
(0)
Agricultural workers including supervisors0.2%
(5)
0.4%
(5)
0.0%
(0)
Fishing and hunting, and forest and logging workers0.2%
(5)
0.4%
(5)
0.0%
(0)
Lawyers0.2%
(5)
0.4%
(5)
0.0%
(0)
Advertising, marketing, promotions, public relations, and sales managers0.2%
(4)
0.3%
(4)
0.0%
(0)
Religious workers0.2%
(4)
0.0%
(0)
0.4%
(4)
Material moving workers except supervisors and laborers and material movers, hand0.2%
(4)
0.0%
(0)
0.4%
(4)

Unemployment in Paris

Unemployment by year (%)

Unemployment by year (%)

  • Unemployment by race in 2000
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 5.2%Males
  • 3.3%Females
Unemployment in 2013:
Paris:

6.1%
Maine:

5.1%
Unemployment in 2012:
Paris:

8.9%
Maine:

7.2%
Unemployment in 2011:
Paris:

10.0%
Maine:

7.7%
Unemployment in 2010:
Paris:

10.0%
Maine:

8.2%
Unemployment in 2009:
Paris:

10.6%
Maine:

8.1%
Unemployment in 2008:
Paris:

6.7%
Maine:

5.4%
Unemployment in 2007:
Paris:

5.4%
Maine:

4.7%
Unemployment in 2006:
Paris:

5.3%
Maine:

4.7%
Unemployment in 2005:
Paris:

5.0%
Maine:

4.9%
Unemployment in 2004:
Paris:

5.5%
Maine:

4.6%
Unemployment in 2003:
Paris:

4.8%
Maine:

5.0%
Unemployment in 2002:
Paris:

4.9%
Maine:

4.4%
Unemployment in 2001:
Paris:

3.9%
Maine:

3.7%
Unemployment in 2000:
Paris:

3.5%
Maine:

3.3%
Unemployment in 1999:
Paris:

5.9%
Maine:

3.9%
Unemployment in 1998:
Paris:

6.6%
Maine:

4.5%
Unemployment in 1997:
Paris:

6.8%
Maine:

5.1%
Unemployment in 1996:
Paris:

7.1%
Maine:

5.2%
Unemployment in 1995:
Paris:

9.1%
Maine:

5.8%
Unemployment in 1994:
Paris:

10.6%
Maine:

6.4%
Unemployment in 1993:
Paris:

12.0%
Maine:

6.6%
Unemployment in 1992:
Paris:

12.1%
Maine:

7.1%
Unemployment in 1991:
Paris:

13.7%
Maine:

7.6%
Unemployment in 1990:
Paris:

9.7%
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.:
Paris:

6.8% (156)
Maine:

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

2.7% (62)
Maine:

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

6.6% (152)
Maine:

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

13.2% (303)
Maine:

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

16.9% (387)
Maine:

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

13.8% (316)
Maine:

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

11.7% (267)
Maine:

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

6.3% (145)
Maine:

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

3.2% (73)
Maine:

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

2.3% (52)
Maine:

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

0.7% (16)
Maine:

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

0.3% (6)
Maine:

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

6.5% (149)
Maine:

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

4.7% (107)
Maine:

5.8% (35,860)

Travel time to work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 70.0%
Number of people working at home: 99 (4.3% of all workers)

Travel time (in minutes) to work (%)

Working at home - Paris

Working at home - Maine

Less than 5 minutes:
Paris:

5.9% (135)
Maine:

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

18.2% (417)
Maine:

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

18.4% (422)
Maine:

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

12.7% (290)
Maine:

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

3.4% (79)
Maine:

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

3.9% (90)
Maine:

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

7.8% (179)
Maine:

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

0.7% (16)
Maine:

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

5.9% (135)
Maine:

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

8.1% (185)
Maine:

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

6.3% (145)
Maine:

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

4.3% (98)
Maine:

2.3% (14,180)

Means of transportation to work

Means of transportation to work - Paris

Means of transportation to work - Maine

Drove car alone:
Paris:

76.6% (1,754)
Maine:

78.6% (483,317)
Carpooled:
Paris:

13.7% (313)
Maine:

11.3% (69,208)
Bus or trolley bus:
Paris:

0.3% (6)
Maine:

0.5% (3,220)
Bicycle:
Paris:

0.2% (4)
Maine:

0.2% (1,402)
Walked:
Paris:

3.6% (83)
Maine:

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

1.4% (31)
Maine:

0.7% (4,104)

Private vehicle occupancy

Private vehicle occupancy (%)

Drove alone:
Paris:

84.9% (1,754)
Maine:

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

11.5% (237)
Maine:

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

2.1% (43)
Maine:

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

1.1% (23)
Maine:

0.3% (1,917)
In 5-6 person carpool:
Paris:

0.5% (10)
Maine:

0.2% (1,034)

Class of Workers

Class of Workers (%)

Employee of private company:
Paris:

60.7% (1,402)
Maine:

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

1.3% (29)
Maine:

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

13.2% (305)
Maine:

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

9.2% (212)
Maine:

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

3.9% (91)
Maine:

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

1.7% (40)
Maine:

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

10.0% (231)
Maine:

9.3% (58,153)

Class of Workers (%) - Males

Employee of private company - Males:
Paris:

67.1% (798)
Maine:

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

2.4% (29)
Maine:

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

6.9% (82)
Maine:

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

8.1% (96)
Maine:

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

2.9% (34)
Maine:

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

0.8% (10)
Maine:

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

11.8% (141)
Maine:

11.3% (36,757)

Class of Workers (%) - Females

Employee of private company - Females:
Paris:

53.9% (604)
Maine:

59.5% (178,248)
Private not-for-profit wage and salary workers - Females:
Paris:

19.9% (223)
Maine:

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

10.4% (116)
Maine:

9.7% (29,100)
State government workers - Females:
Paris:

5.1% (57)
Maine:

4.7% (14,220)
Federal government workers - Females:
Paris:

2.7% (30)
Maine:

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

8.0% (90)
Maine:

7.1% (21,396)
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