Albemarle Metro Area

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  4. Albemarle Metro Area Employment Information
  5. Albemarle Metro Area Family Information
  6. Albemarle Metro Area Education Information
  7. Albemarle Metro Area Business Information
  8. Albemarle Metro Area Public Benefits Information
  9. Albemarle Metro Area Criminal Information
  10. Albemarle Metro Area Immigration & Civil Rights Information
  11. Albemarle Metro Area Counties
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Albemarle Metro Area Legal Resources

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Albemarle Metro Area Statistics

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  • Population (2000): 58,100
  • Land Area (2000): 1,023.195 square kilometers
  • Water Area (2000): 23.827 square kilometers
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Houses (2000): 24,582

Albemarle Metro Area Population - Urban/Rural

Urban/Rural Population Percent
 Urban 37,478 31.99%
 Rural, Farm 2,886 2.46%
 Rural, Non-farm 76,798 65.55%

Albemarle Metro Area Real Estate Lawyers provide services for home buying/selling, commercial real estate, leases, landlord tenant, construction, land use and zoning laws. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Albemarle Metro Area Employment Information

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Albemarle Metro Area Labor Force By Month


Year Labor Force  Employed Unemployment
 Total Percent Rate
1990 28,568 27,217 1,351 4.73% 47
1991 28,686 26,710 1,976 6.89% 69
1992 28,346 26,535 1,811 6.39% 64
1993 27,883 26,406 1,477 5.30% 53
1994 27,119 25,439 1,680 6.19% 62
1995 26,971 25,354 1,617 6.00% 60
1996 27,321 25,573 1,748 6.40% 64
1997 27,612 26,234 1,378 4.99% 50
1998 27,644 26,682 962 3.48% 35
1999 27,950 26,933 1,018 3.64% 36
2000 29,826 28,662 1,164 3.90% 39
2001 29,319 27,205 2,114 7.21% 72
2002 29,358 27,255 2,103 7.16% 72
2003 29,669 27,509 2,160 7.28% 73
2004 29,317 27,490 1,827 6.23% 62
2005 29,653 28,050 1,603 5.40% 54
2006 30,140 28,611 1,529 5.07% 51
2007 31,347 29,858 1,488 4.75% 47
2008 31,338 29,481 1,856 5.92% 59
Month Labor Force  Employed Unemployment
 Total Percent Rate
Jan 2008 31,324 29,710 1,614 5.15% 52
Feb 2008 31,262 29,590 1,672 5.35% 53
Mar 2008 31,358 29,733 1,625 5.18% 52
Apr 2008 31,181 29,645 1,536 4.93% 49
May 2008 31,469 29,647 1,822 5.79% 58
Jun 2008 31,627 29,704 1,923 6.08% 61
Jul 2008 31,308 29,170 2,138 6.83% 68
Aug 2008 31,179 28,993 2,186 7.01% 70
Sep 2008 31,333 29,141 2,192 7.00% 70
Oct, 2008 -- -- -- --% --
Nov, 2008 -- -- -- --% --
Dec, 2008 -- -- -- --% --

Albemarle Metro Area Employment By Industry


 Male, with percent of employed male population
1. Construction 4,768 16.05%
2. Textile and Textile Mills Manufacturing 1,792 6.03%
3. Public Administration 1,592 5.36%
4. Wood Manufacturing 1,506 5.07%
5. Metal Manufactuing 1,258 4.24%
6. Repair and Maintenance 1,078 3.63%
7. Plastics and Rubber Manufacturing 934 3.14%
8. Educational Services 860 2.90%
9. Furniture and Related Manufacturing 834 2.81%
10. Food and Beverage Stores 818 2.75%
11. Accommodation and Food Services 794 2.67%
12. Motor Vehicle and Parts Dealers 792 2.67%
13. Truck Transportation 774 2.61%
14. Transportation Equipment Manufacturing 690 2.32%
15. Admin, Support, and Waste Management 684 2.30%
16. Health Care 652 2.20%
17. Professional / Scientific / Tech Services 630 2.12%
18. Agriculture / Forestry / Fishing / Hunting 598 2.01%
19. Building Materials / Hardware / Lawn and Garden Supplies 504 1.70%
20. Beverage and Tobacco Manufacturing 438 1.47%
 Female, with percent of employed female population
1. Health Care 4,372 16.65%
2. Educational Services 3,268 12.45%
3. Textile and Textile Mills Manufacturing 2,130 8.11%
4. Accommodation and Food Services 1,612 6.14%
5. Apparel Manufacturing 1,308 4.98%
6. Social Assistance 1,274 4.85%
7. Finance and Insurance 1,066 4.06%
8. Food and Beverage Stores 892 3.40%
9. Professional / Scientific / Tech Services 646 2.46%
10. Personal and Laundry Services 622 2.37%
11. Construction 614 2.34%
12. Public Administration 608 2.32%
13. Admin, Support, and Waste Management 566 2.16%
14. Department and Other General Stores 536 2.04%
15. Plastics and Rubber Manufacturing 336 1.28%
16. Religious / Grantmaking / Civic / Similar Organizations 326 1.24%
17. Transportation Equipment Manufacturing 302 1.15%
18. Miscellaneous Manufacturing 286 1.09%
19. Wood Manufacturing 274 1.04%
20. Pharmacies and Drug Stores 258 0.98%

Albemarle Metro Area Employment By Job


 Male, with percent of employed male population
1. Other Production Occupations 2,632 8.86%
2. Other Installation / Maintenance 2,256 7.60%
3. Driver / Sales Workers and Truckers 1,436 4.84%
4. Metal Workers and Plastic Workers 1,406 4.73%
5. Other Construction Trades 1,268 4.27%
6. Vehicle Mechanics 1,214 4.09%
7. Laborers and Material Movers / Handlers 1,096 3.69%
8. Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance 984 3.31%
9. Recording / Scheduling / Dispatching 930 3.13%
10. Other Sales and Related Occupations 898 3.02%
11. Carpenters 852 2.87%
12. Other Management Occupations 852 2.87%
13. Retail Sales, Not cashiers 742 2.50%
14. Law Enforcement Workers 722 2.43%
15. Sales Reps / Wholesale and Manufact 692 2.33%
16. Textile / Apparel / Furnishings 656 2.21%
17. Supervisors / Construction and Extract 632 2.13%
18. Construction Laborers 572 1.93%
19. Other Material Moving Workers 524 1.76%
20. Woodworkers 500 1.68%
 Female, with percent of employed female population
1. Textile / Apparel / Furnishings 2,288 8.71%
2. Other Production Occupations 1,504 5.73%
3. Secretaries and Admins 1,370 5.22%
4. Other Office and Admin Support 1,344 5.12%
5. Teachers, Pre/Primary School 1,290 4.91%
6. Registered Nurses 1,056 4.02%
7. Nursing / Psychiatric / Home Health 1,008 3.84%
8. Cashiers 978 3.72%
9. Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance 924 3.52%
10. Other Management Occupations 688 2.62%
11. Recording / Scheduling / Dispatching 680 2.59%
12. Retail Sales, Not cashiers 662 2.52%
13. Other Sales and Related Occupations 658 2.51%
14. Other Teachers / Instructors / Librarians 652 2.48%
15. Child Care Workers 574 2.19%
16. Health Technologists and Technicians 562 2.14%
17. Bookkeeping / Accounting / Auditing 510 1.94%
18. Waiters and Waitresses 502 1.91%
19. Customer Service Representatives 490 1.87%
20. Informaion and Record Clerks, Not Customer Service 476 1.81%

Albemarle Metro Area Hours Worked Per Week In 1999

Hours Per Week  Population Percent
35 or more hours 52,584 57.54%
15-35 hours 8,265 9.04%
1-14 hours 2,906 3.18%
No regular hours 27,632 30.24%

Albemarle Metro Area Time Left For Work

Time  Population Percent
Midnight-4:59 AM 1,536 2.84%
5 AM-5:29 AM 1,776 3.28%
5:30 AM-5:59 AM 2,971 5.49%
6 AM-6:29 AM 5,871 10.86%
6:30 AM-6:59 AM 8,943 16.54%
7 AM-7:29 AM 6,809 12.59%
7:30 AM-7:59 AM 9,346 17.28%
8 AM-8:29 AM 4,669 8.63%
8:30 AM-8:59 AM 1,759 3.25%
9:00 AM-9:59 AM 1,507 2.79%
10:00 AM-10:59 AM 645 1.19%
11:00 AM-11:59 AM 333 0.62%
Noon-3:59 PM 3,518 6.51%
4 PM-11:59 PM 4,397 8.13%

Albemarle Metro Area Length Of Commute In Minutes

Minutes  Population Percent
Less than 5 2,122 3.92%
5-9 7,278 13.46%
10-14 9,666 17.87%
15-19 8,195 15.15%
20-24 6,371 11.78%
25-29 2,237 4.14%
30-34 5,555 10.27%
35-39 1,167 2.16%
40-44 1,179 2.18%
45-59 5,113 9.45%
60-89 3,700 6.84%
At least 90 1,497 2.77%

Albemarle Metro Area Length Of Commute In Mintues - Public vs. Private Transportation


Minutes  Population (public) Percent  Population (private) Percent
Under 30 96 0.18% 35,773 66.15%
30-44 0 0.00% 7,901 14.61%
45-59 36 0.07% 5,077 9.39%
At least 60 0 0.00% 5,197 9.61%

Albemarle Metro Area Type Of Commute

Type Population Percent
 Bicycle 84 0.15%
 Car / truck / van, carpool 7,320 13.21%
 Car / truck / van, solo 45,428 81.97%
 Motorcycle 12 0.02%
 Other 196 0.35%
 Public transportation 132 0.24%
 Walked 908 1.64%
 Worked at home 1,337 2.41%

Albemarle Metro Area Employment Lawyers handle cases involving employment contracts, severance agreements, OSHA, workers compensation, ADA, race, sex, pregnancy, national-orgin, sexual orientation and age discrimination, sexual harassment, hours & wages and overtime issues. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Albemarle Metro Area Family Information

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Households (2000): 44,406 (112,602 people)
Families (2000): 32,450 (97,140 people)
Families where both partners work (2000): 14,041
People at same address in 1995: 67,210

Albemarle Metro Area Household Income in 1999


Income Population Percent
Under $10,000 4,663 10.41%
$10,000-$14,999 3,196 7.13%
$15,000-$19,999 3,765 8.40%
$20,000-$24,999 3,348 7.47%
$25,000-$29,999 3,132 6.99%
$30,000-$34,999 2,946 6.58%
$35,000-$39,999 3,168 7.07%
$40,000-$44,999 2,749 6.14%
$45,000-$49,999 2,492 5.56%
$50,000-$59,999 4,825 10.77%
$60,000-$74,999 4,360 9.73%
$75,000-$99,999 3,547 7.92%
$100,000-$124,999 1,185 2.65%
$125,000-$149,999 476 1.06%
$150,000-$199,999 380 0.85%
$200,000 or more 563 1.26%

Albemarle Metro Area Household Type

Type Population Percent
 Nonfamily, 1 person 5,391 24.26%
 Family, 2 people 7,205 32.42%
 Nonfamily, 2 people 534 2.40%
 Family, 3 people 3,874 17.43%
 Nonfamily, 3 people 82 0.37%
 Family, 4 people 3,232 14.54%
 Nonfamily, 4 people 35 0.16%
 Family, 5 people 1,197 5.39%
 Nonfamily, 5 people 13 0.06%
 Family, 6 people 390 1.75%
 Nonfamily, 6 people 9 0.04%
 Family, 7 or more people 258 1.16%
 Nonfamily, 7 or more people 3 0.01%

Albemarle Metro Area Household Income Type

Type  Population Percent
Earnings 35,436 29.91%
Interest / Dividend / Rent 13,754 11.61%
Public Assistance 1,264 1.07%
Retirement 7,771 6.56%
Self Employment 5,142 4.34%
Social Security 13,607 11.49%
Supplemental Security 2,023 1.71%
Wage / Salary 34,298 28.95%
Other 5,173 4.37%

Albemarle Metro Area Family Type

Type Population Percent
 No children under 18 15,253 57.53%
 With children under 18 11,261 42.47%

Albemarle Metro Area Marital Status - Male (for those 15+ in 2000)

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 3,305 7.29%
 Married 30,276 66.75%
 Never Married 10,350 22.82%
 Widowed 1,424 3.14%

Albemarle Metro Area Marital Status - Female (for those 15+ in 2000)

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 3,827 8.05%
 Married 29,177 61.38%
 Never Married 8,031 16.89%
 Widowed 6,503 13.68%

Albemarle Metro Area Family Lawyers help clients with family law issues, such as marriage, divorce, domestic partnerships, adoptions, paternity, annulment, child support, custody, division of property, alimony, palimony, restraining orders, spousal support, uncontested divorce and visitation rights. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Albemarle Metro Area Education Information

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Albemarle Metro Area Highest Degree Earned (18 or older)

Degree Population Percent
 Less than 9th grade 7,619 8.66%
 9th-12th grade, no diploma 15,891 18.06%
 High school diploma or equivalent 31,435 35.73%
 Some college, no degree 16,607 18.88%
 Associate degree 5,915 6.72%
 Bachelors degree 7,702 8.75%
 Graduate or professional degree 2,812 3.20%

Albemarle Metro Area Population In School (3 or older)

School Level  In Public School Percent  In Private School Percent Total Percent
Nursery or preschool 1,050 1.81% 840 1.45% 1,890 3.25%
Kindergarten 1,457 2.51% 152 0.26% 1,609 2.77%
Grades 1-4 6,312 10.86% 426 0.73% 6,738 11.60%
Grades 5-8 6,721 11.57% 279 0.48% 7,000 12.05%
Grades 9-12 6,560 11.29% 248 0.43% 6,808 11.72%
Undergrad college 2,618 4.51% 1,332 2.29% 3,950 6.80%
Graduate or professional school 280 0.48% 174 0.30% 454 0.78%
Total 24,998 43.03% 3,451 5.94% 28,449 48.97%

Albemarle Metro Area Education Lawyers represent colleges, school districts, other educational institutions, and students in the practice of education law. They handle issues related to No Child Left Behind, special education, and disability rights. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Albemarle Metro Area Business Information

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Albemarle Metro Area Businesses Changes By Year

Year  Business Births  Business Deaths
2003 121 119
2004 129 139

Albemarle Metro Area Business Lawyers provide services for corporations, LLCs, partnerships, contracts, franchising and business litigation. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Albemarle Metro Area Public Benefits Information

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Albemarle Metro Area Above Or Below Poverty Level In 1999

Above/Below Population Percent
 At Or Above Poverty Level 101,426 89.35%
 Below Poverty Level 12,094 10.65%

Albemarle Metro Area Public Benefits Lawyers assess the range of local, state and federal government benefits to which their clients may be entitled and help them apply for such programs, as well as appeal decisions denying such benefits to their clients. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Albemarle Metro Area Criminal Information

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Correctional Institution Population (2000): 703
Albemarle Metro Area Criminal Lawyers represent defendants in municipal, state and federal criminal proceedings. These lawyers commonly handle cases involving DUI/DWI (drunk driving), drug possession, gun crimes, traffic tickets, violent crimes, sex crimes, theft offenses and white collar crimes. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Albemarle Metro Area Immigration & Civil Rights Information

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Albemarle Metro Area Population By Age

Age Population Percent
0-9 Years 7,799 13.42%
10-19 Years 8,204 14.12%
20-29 Years 7,120 12.25%
30-39 Years 8,768 15.09%
40-49 Years 8,392 14.44%
50-59 Years 7,002 12.05%
60-69 Years 4,873 8.39%
70-79 Years 3,864 6.65%
80-89 Years 1,836 3.16%
90+ Years 242 0.42%

Albemarle Metro Area Population - Male/Female

Male/Female Population Percent
 Male 28,671 49.35%
 Female 29,429 50.65%

Albemarle Metro Area Population By Ethnicity

Ethnicity Population Percent
 Caucasian 48,611 83.67%
 African-American 6,641 11.43%
 Hispanic/Latino 1,237 2.13%
 Asian 1,038 1.79%
 Multiracial 405 0.70%
 Amerindian 138 0.24%
 Other Race 21 0.04%
 Pacific Islander 9 0.02%

Albemarle Metro Area Top Specified Ancestries

Rank Ancestry  Population Percent Of Specified Ancestries
1. United States Or American 25,774 38.73%
2. German 11,731 17.63%
3. English 8,808 13.24%
4. Irish 5,868 8.82%
5. Scotch Irish 3,241 4.87%
6. Scottish 2,060 3.10%
7. Dutch 1,576 2.37%
8. French Non-Basque 1,512 2.27%
9. Italian 1,377 2.07%
10. Polish 716 1.08%

Albemarle Metro Area Top Languages Spoken At Home

Rank Language  Population Percent Of Reported Languages
1. Only English 104,714 95.29%
2. Spanish Or Spanish Creole 2,976 2.71%
3. Miao / Hmong 896 0.82%
4. French 289 0.26%
5. Vietnamese 158 0.14%
6. Tagalog 136 0.12%
7. Italian 110 0.10%
8. German 104 0.09%
9. Thai 86 0.08%
10. Chinese 78 0.07%

Albemarle Metro Area Citizen Type

Type Population Percent
 Citizen by birth 114,110 97.40%
 Naturalized immigrant 814 0.69%
 Not a citizen 2,238 1.91%

Albemarle Metro Area Immigration Lawyers help clients navigate through the federal immigration process. They help workers secure temporary visas (H1-B, fiances obtain K-1 visas, and permanent immigrants apply for Green Cards or citizenship. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.
Albemarle Metro Area Civil Rights Lawyers represent clients who have been illegally discriminated against on the basis of race, gender, sexual orientation, disability and national origin. If you have suffered employment discrimination, sexual harassment, or have been treated differently by a hotel, restaurant, or other public accommodation, a civil rights lawyer can help you determine whether your rights were violated and what types of redress are available. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Albemarle Metro Area Counties

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Albemarle Metro Area Cities

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