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Based on the data from 2000 / 2009 when the population of Sloan, Iowa was 1,032 / 1,021

Most common industries (%)

Most common industries for males (%)

Most common industries for females (%)

Most Common Industries

Industry

All

Males

Females

Educational services11.3% (55)9.0% (22)13.6% (33)
Construction10.3% (50)17.6% (43)2.9% (7)
Health care6.4% (31)0.0% (0)12.8% (31)
Food5.6% (27)8.6% (21)2.5% (6)
Public administration4.7% (23)6.1% (15)3.3% (8)
Arts, entertainment, and recreation4.5% (22)2.0% (5)7.0% (17)
Broadcasting and telecommunications3.9% (19)2.9% (7)5.0% (12)
Administrative and support and waste management services3.7% (18)2.0% (5)5.4% (13)
Finance and insurance3.5% (17)4.5% (11)2.5% (6)
Accommodation and food services3.5% (17)2.5% (6)4.5% (11)
Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, and similar organizations2.9% (14)2.0% (5)3.7% (9)
Farm supplies merchant wholesalers2.7% (13)3.7% (9)1.7% (4)
Repair and maintenance2.7% (13)5.3% (13)0.0% (0)
Building material and garden equipment and supplies dealers2.5% (12)1.2% (3)3.7% (9)
Computer and electronic products2.5% (12)1.6% (4)3.3% (8)
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting2.3% (11)3.7% (9)0.8% (2)
Food and beverage stores1.9% (9)0.4% (1)3.3% (8)
Transportation equipment1.9% (9)3.7% (9)0.0% (0)
Miscellaneous manufacturing1.6% (8)1.2% (3)2.1% (5)
Utilities1.6% (8)2.5% (6)0.8% (2)
Air transportation1.6% (8)3.3% (8)0.0% (0)
Chemicals1.4% (7)2.9% (7)0.0% (0)
Truck transportation1.4% (7)2.9% (7)0.0% (0)
Department and other general merchandise stores1.4% (7)0.8% (2)2.1% (5)
Social assistance1.2% (6)0.0% (0)2.5% (6)
Motor vehicle and parts dealers1.0% (5)0.8% (2)1.2% (3)
Farm product raw materials merchant wholesalers1.0% (5)1.2% (3)0.8% (2)
Gasoline stations0.8% (4)0.0% (0)1.7% (4)
Radio, TV, and computer stores0.8% (4)1.6% (4)0.0% (0)
Furniture and home furnishings, and household appliance stores0.8% (4)0.8% (2)0.8% (2)
Publishing, and motion picture and sound recording industries0.8% (4)0.0% (0)1.7% (4)
Real estate and rental and leasing0.8% (4)0.8% (2)0.8% (2)
Professional, scientific, and technical services0.8% (4)1.2% (3)0.4% (1)
Machinery0.6% (3)0.4% (1)0.8% (2)
Metal and metal products0.6% (3)0.4% (1)0.8% (2)
Other direct selling establishments0.6% (3)0.4% (1)0.8% (2)
U. S. Postal service0.6% (3)0.4% (1)0.8% (2)
Plastics and rubber products0.4% (2)0.8% (2)0.0% (0)
Clothing and accessories, including shoe, stores0.4% (2)0.0% (0)0.8% (2)
Book stores and news dealers0.4% (2)0.0% (0)0.8% (2)
Printing and related support activities0.4% (2)0.0% (0)0.8% (2)
Sporting goods, camera, and hobby and toy stores0.4% (2)0.0% (0)0.8% (2)
Health and personal care, except drug, stores0.4% (2)0.0% (0)0.8% (2)
Data processing, libraries, and other information services0.4% (2)0.0% (0)0.8% (2)
Personal and laundry services0.4% (2)0.0% (0)0.8% (2)
Paper0.2% (1)0.4% (1)0.0% (0)

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 teachers6.4% (31)4.1% (10)8.7% (21)
Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers4.9% (24)4.1% (10)5.8% (14)
Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks4.7% (23)0.8% (2)8.7% (21)
Laborers and material movers, hand3.9% (19)6.6% (16)1.2% (3)
Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations3.9% (19)2.5% (6)5.4% (13)
Customer service representatives3.7% (18)2.5% (6)5.0% (12)
Secretaries and administrative assistants3.5% (17)0.0% (0)7.0% (17)
Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors3.5% (17)0.4% (1)6.6% (16)
Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing3.1% (15)5.3% (13)0.8% (2)
Other production occupations including supervisors3.1% (15)5.3% (13)0.8% (2)
Cashiers2.9% (14)0.4% (1)5.4% (13)
Other sales and related workers including supervisors2.9% (14)3.3% (8)2.5% (6)
Driver/sales workers and truck drivers2.7% (13)5.3% (13)0.0% (0)
Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers2.7% (13)5.3% (13)0.0% (0)
Retail sales workers except cashiers2.5% (12)0.4% (1)4.5% (11)
Waiters and waitresses2.3% (11)0.8% (2)3.7% (9)
Carpenters2.3% (11)4.5% (11)0.0% (0)
Information and record clerks except customer service representatives2.1% (10)0.8% (2)3.3% (8)
Farmers and farm managers1.9% (9)3.7% (9)0.0% (0)
Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers1.6% (8)1.6% (4)1.7% (4)
Religious workers1.6% (8)2.0% (5)1.2% (3)
Health technologists and technicians1.6% (8)0.0% (0)3.3% (8)
Computer specialists1.4% (7)0.4% (1)2.5% (6)
Other construction workers and helpers1.2% (6)2.5% (6)0.0% (0)
Top executives1.2% (6)2.5% (6)0.0% (0)
Operations specialties managers except financial managers1.2% (6)2.5% (6)0.0% (0)
Law enforcement workers including supervisors1.2% (6)2.5% (6)0.0% (0)
Cooks and food preparation workers1.2% (6)1.2% (3)1.2% (3)
Drafters, engineering, and mapping technicians1.0% (5)2.0% (5)0.0% (0)
Financial clerks except bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks1.0% (5)0.4% (1)1.7% (4)
Food and beverage serving workers except waiters/waitresses1.0% (5)0.0% (0)2.1% (5)
Financial managers0.8% (4)0.8% (2)0.8% (2)
Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors0.8% (4)1.6% (4)0.0% (0)
Food processing workers0.8% (4)1.6% (4)0.0% (0)
Supervisors, construction and extraction workers0.8% (4)1.6% (4)0.0% (0)
Agricultural workers including supervisors0.8% (4)0.8% (2)0.8% (2)
Bus drivers0.8% (4)0.8% (2)0.8% (2)
Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers0.8% (4)1.6% (4)0.0% (0)
Child care workers0.8% (4)0.0% (0)1.7% (4)
Other health diagnosing and treating practitioners and technical occupations0.8% (4)0.0% (0)1.7% (4)
Metal workers and plastic workers0.8% (4)1.6% (4)0.0% (0)
Business operations specialists0.8% (4)0.4% (1)1.2% (3)
Other protective service workers including supervisors0.8% (4)1.6% (4)0.0% (0)
Other transportation workers0.6% (3)0.0% (0)1.2% (3)
Other financial specialists0.6% (3)1.2% (3)0.0% (0)
Engineers0.6% (3)1.2% (3)0.0% (0)
Postsecondary teachers0.6% (3)1.2% (3)0.0% (0)
Assemblers and fabricators0.6% (3)1.2% (3)0.0% (0)
Advertising, marketing, promotions, public relations, and sales managers0.4% (2)0.0% (0)0.8% (2)
Librarians, curators, and archivists0.4% (2)0.0% (0)0.8% (2)
Supervisors and other personal care and service workers except personal appearance, transportation, and child care workers0.4% (2)0.8% (2)0.0% (0)
Fire fighting and prevention workers including supervisors0.4% (2)0.8% (2)0.0% (0)
Other healthcare support occupations0.4% (2)0.0% (0)0.8% (2)
Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides0.4% (2)0.0% (0)0.8% (2)
Entertainers and performers, sports, and related workers0.4% (2)0.0% (0)0.8% (2)
Construction laborers0.4% (2)0.8% (2)0.0% (0)
Registered nurses0.4% (2)0.0% (0)0.8% (2)
Pipelayers, plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters0.4% (2)0.8% (2)0.0% (0)
Legal support workers0.4% (2)0.0% (0)0.8% (2)
Personal appearance workers0.4% (2)0.0% (0)0.8% (2)
Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists0.4% (2)0.0% (0)0.8% (2)
Printing workers0.4% (2)0.0% (0)0.8% (2)
Material moving workers except laborers and material movers, hand0.4% (2)0.8% (2)0.0% (0)
Plant and system operators0.4% (2)0.8% (2)0.0% (0)
Air transportation workers0.4% (2)0.8% (2)0.0% (0)
Mathematical science occupations0.4% (2)0.8% (2)0.0% (0)
Transportation, tourism, and lodging attendants0.4% (2)0.8% (2)0.0% (0)
Accountants and auditors0.4% (2)0.8% (2)0.0% (0)
Special education teachers0.2% (1)0.0% (0)0.4% (1)
Supervisors, transportation and material moving workers0.2% (1)0.4% (1)0.0% (0)
Unemployment by race in 2000:

Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic males: 1.7%
Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic females: 2.9%

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.:
Sloan:

2.6% (13)
Iowa:

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

    3.9% (10)
    Iowa:

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

    1.2% (3)
    Iowa:

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

4.1% (21)
Iowa:

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

    6.2% (16)
    Iowa:

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

    2.0% (5)
    Iowa:

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

2.0% (10)
Iowa:

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

    2.7% (7)
    Iowa:

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

    1.2% (3)
    Iowa:

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

10.8% (55)
Iowa:

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

    16.3% (42)
    Iowa:

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

    5.2% (13)
    Iowa:

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

10.8% (55)
Iowa:

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

    7.0% (18)
    Iowa:

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

    14.8% (37)
    Iowa:

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

17.4% (88)
Iowa:

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

    22.6% (58)
    Iowa:

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

    12.0% (30)
    Iowa:

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

13.8% (70)
Iowa:

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

    8.6% (22)
    Iowa:

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

    19.2% (48)
    Iowa:

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

15.0% (76)
Iowa:

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

    12.5% (32)
    Iowa:

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

    17.6% (44)
    Iowa:

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

1.4% (7)
Iowa:

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

    2.8% (7)
    Iowa:

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

2.2% (11)
Iowa:

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

    1.2% (3)
    Iowa:

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

    3.2% (8)
    Iowa:

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

2.2% (11)
Iowa:

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

    2.3% (6)
    Iowa:

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

    2.0% (5)
    Iowa:

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

0.4% (2)
Iowa:

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

    0.8% (2)
    Iowa:

    1.2% (8,786)
12:00 p.m. to 3:59 p.m.:
Sloan:

8.1% (41)
Iowa:

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

    9.3% (24)
    Iowa:

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

    6.8% (17)
    Iowa:

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

9.3% (47)
Iowa:

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

    6.6% (17)
    Iowa:

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

    12.0% (30)
    Iowa:

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

1.7% (8)
Iowa:

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

2.5% (12)
Iowa:

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

3.5% (17)
Iowa:

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

9.1% (44)
Iowa:

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

15.0% (72)
Iowa:

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

17.0% (82)
Iowa:

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

16.0% (77)
Iowa:

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

12.3% (59)
Iowa:

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

1.5% (7)
Iowa:

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

2.9% (14)
Iowa:

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

1.2% (6)
Iowa:

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

0.4% (2)
Iowa:

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

5.0% (24)
Iowa:

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

9.1% (44)
Iowa:

7.7% (112,601)

Percentage of workers working in this county: 81.3%
Number of people working at home: 13 (2.7% of all workers)

Travel time (in minutes) to work (%)

Working at home - Sloan

Working at home - Iowa

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

11.4% (55)
Iowa:

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

13.3% (64)
Iowa:

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

5.8% (28)
Iowa:

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

7.9% (38)
Iowa:

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

17.7% (85)
Iowa:

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

14.1% (68)
Iowa:

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

17.5% (84)
Iowa:

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

3.5% (17)
Iowa:

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

1.7% (8)
Iowa:

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

1.0% (5)
Iowa:

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

1.5% (7)
Iowa:

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

1.9% (9)
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 - other means:
Sloan:

72.2% (338)
Iowa:

81.8% (1,133,018)
30 to 44 minutes - other means:
Sloan:

23.3% (109)
Iowa:

11.2% (155,193)
45 to 59 minutes - other means:
Sloan:

1.1% (5)
Iowa:

3.5% (48,782)
60 or more minutes - other means:
Sloan:

3.4% (16)
Iowa:

3.5% (47,965)

Means of transportation to work - Sloan

Means of transportation to work - Iowa

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

83.2% (400)
Iowa:

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

10.0% (48)
Iowa:

10.8% (158,699)
Walked:
Sloan:

2.9% (14)
Iowa:

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

1.2% (6)
Iowa:

0.5% (7,153)

Private vehicle occupancy (%)

Private vehicle occupancy:
Drove alone:
Sloan:

89.3% (400)
Iowa:

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

9.8% (44)
Iowa:

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

0.4% (2)
Iowa:

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

0.4% (2)
Iowa:

0.5% (6,602)

Class of Workers (%)

Class of Workers (%) - Males

Class of Workers (%) - Females

Class of Workers:
Employee of private company:
Sloan:

65.8% (320)
Iowa:

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

    64.3% (157)
    Iowa:

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

    67.4% (163)
    Iowa:

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

2.3% (11)
Iowa:

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

    3.7% (9)
    Iowa:

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

    0.8% (2)
    Iowa:

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

9.3% (45)
Iowa:

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

    4.1% (10)
    Iowa:

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

    14.5% (35)
    Iowa:

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

8.2% (40)
Iowa:

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

    9.0% (22)
    Iowa:

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

    7.4% (18)
    Iowa:

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

5.3% (26)
Iowa:

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

    6.1% (15)
    Iowa:

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

    4.5% (11)
    Iowa:

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

2.5% (12)
Iowa:

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

    3.3% (8)
    Iowa:

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

    1.7% (4)
    Iowa:

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

6.6% (32)
Iowa:

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

    9.4% (23)
    Iowa:

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

    3.7% (9)
    Iowa:

    5.8% (41,286)


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