Cumberland County

  1. Cumberland County Legal Resources
  2. Cumberland County Statistics
  3. Cumberland County Property/Housing/Real Estate Information
  4. Cumberland County Employment Information
  5. Cumberland County Family Information
  6. Cumberland County Education Information
  7. Cumberland County Business Information
  8. Cumberland County Public Benefits Information
  9. Cumberland County Criminal Information
  10. Cumberland County Immigration & Civil Rights Information
  11. Cumberland County Cities
  12. Cumberland County Zip Codes


Cumberland County Legal Resources

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Cumberland County Statistics

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  • Population (2000): 302,963
  • Births / Deaths / Infant Deaths (2004): 5,530 / 2,061 / 66
  • Land Area (2000): 1,690.528 square kilometers
  • Water Area (2000): 14.867 square kilometers
  • Farm Area (2002): 90,000.000 acres (364.140 square kilometers)
  • Farms (2002): 478
  • Farms under 50 acres (2002): 46.40%
  • Farms over 500 acres (2002): 10.90%
  • Farm earnings (2005): $13,254,000
  • Gallons of water used per day (total / irrigation / public use) (2000): 48,000,000 / 5,000,000 / 40,000,000
  • Ground water as percent of water use (2000): 19.60%
  • Physicians (2004): 741
  • Community Hospitals (Beds) (2004): 1 (581)
  • Medicare Recipients (2005): 34,303
  • Federal Spending (2004): $5,878,102
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Cumberland County - Historical Places
Houses (2000): 118,425
Building Permits Issued (2006): 2,110
Valuation of Building Permits (2006): $249,326

Cumberland County Population - Urban/Rural

Urban/Rural Population Percent
 Urban 529,166 87.23%
 Rural, Farm 2,220 0.37%
 Rural, Non-farm 75,280 12.41%

Cumberland County 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.


Cumberland County Employment Information

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Cumberland County Labor Force By Month


Year Labor Force  Employed Unemployment
 Total Percent Rate
1990 104,186 99,038 5,148 4.94% 50
1991 107,354 100,871 6,483 6.04% 60
1992 109,314 102,782 6,532 5.98% 60
1993 111,364 105,175 6,189 5.56% 56
1994 111,096 105,311 5,785 5.21% 52
1995 112,673 106,479 6,194 5.50% 55
1996 116,266 110,765 5,501 4.73% 47
1997 118,591 113,382 5,209 4.39% 44
1998 120,393 115,377 5,015 4.17% 42
1999 123,041 118,234 4,807 3.91% 39
2000 119,209 113,870 5,339 4.48% 45
2001 118,684 111,390 7,295 6.15% 62
2002 120,846 112,636 8,210 6.79% 68
2003 122,468 114,786 7,682 6.27% 63
2004 123,424 116,855 6,569 5.32% 53
2005 127,927 120,984 6,943 5.43% 54
2006 129,439 122,479 6,961 5.38% 54
2007 128,089 121,339 6,750 5.27% 53
2008 128,479 120,459 8,019 6.24% 62
Month Labor Force  Employed Unemployment
 Total Percent Rate
Jan 2008 127,925 120,708 7,217 5.64% 56
Feb 2008 127,711 120,413 7,298 5.71% 57
Mar 2008 127,691 120,638 7,053 5.52% 55
Apr 2008 128,097 121,274 6,823 5.33% 53
May 2008 128,782 120,870 7,912 6.14% 61
Jun 2008 129,851 121,331 8,520 6.56% 66
Jul 2008 130,035 120,553 9,482 7.29% 73
Aug 2008 127,741 118,627 9,114 7.13% 71
Sep 2008 128,476 119,720 8,756 6.82% 68
Oct, 2008 -- -- -- --% --
Nov, 2008 -- -- -- --% --
Dec, 2008 -- -- -- --% --

Cumberland County Employment By Industry


 Male, with percent of employed male population
1. Construction 13,832 12.94%
2. Public Administration 9,606 8.99%
3. Accommodation and Food Services 5,800 5.43%
4. Health Care 5,588 5.23%
5. Educational Services 5,062 4.74%
6. Admin, Support, and Waste Management 4,542 4.25%
7. Plastics and Rubber Manufacturing 4,134 3.87%
8. Repair and Maintenance 3,686 3.45%
9. Truck Transportation 3,430 3.21%
10. Motor Vehicle and Parts Dealers 3,016 2.82%
11. Department and Other General Stores 2,972 2.78%
12. Food and Beverage Stores 2,912 2.72%
13. Professional / Scientific / Tech Services 2,504 2.34%
14. Finance and Insurance 2,036 1.91%
15. Broadcasting and Telecommunications 1,982 1.85%
16. Metal Manufactuing 1,942 1.82%
17. Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 1,810 1.69%
18. Building Materials / Hardware / Lawn and Garden Supplies 1,586 1.48%
19. Food Manufacturing 1,510 1.41%
20. Other Transportation 1,500 1.40%
 Female, with percent of employed female population
1. Health Care 17,210 15.12%
2. Educational Services 16,860 14.82%
3. Accommodation and Food Services 11,180 9.82%
4. Public Administration 6,096 5.36%
5. Social Assistance 5,390 4.74%
6. Department and Other General Stores 5,246 4.61%
7. Finance and Insurance 4,092 3.60%
8. Professional / Scientific / Tech Services 3,872 3.40%
9. Food and Beverage Stores 3,240 2.85%
10. Admin, Support, and Waste Management 3,024 2.66%
11. Personal and Laundry Services 2,964 2.60%
12. Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 2,362 2.08%
13. Apparel Manufacturing 1,940 1.70%
14. Construction 1,852 1.63%
15. Metal Manufactuing 1,692 1.49%
16. Religious / Grantmaking / Civic / Similar Organizations 1,480 1.30%
17. Broadcasting and Telecommunications 1,432 1.26%
18. Other Direct Selling Estab 1,170 1.03%
19. Arts / Entertainment / Recreation 1,104 0.97%
20. Clothing and Apparel Including Shoes 1,072 0.94%

Cumberland County Employment By Job


 Male, with percent of employed male population
1. Driver / Sales Workers and Truckers 6,430 6.02%
2. Other Production Occupations 6,044 5.66%
3. Other Installation / Maintenance 5,972 5.59%
4. Recording / Scheduling / Dispatching 4,486 4.20%
5. Other Sales and Related Occupations 4,440 4.15%
6. Other Management Occupations 4,398 4.12%
7. Vehicle Mechanics 4,276 4.00%
8. Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance 3,708 3.47%
9. Laborers and Material Movers / Handlers 3,352 3.14%
10. Retail Sales, Not cashiers 3,272 3.06%
11. Sales Reps / Wholesale and Manufact 2,646 2.48%
12. Other Construction Trades 2,484 2.32%
13. Law Enforcement Workers 2,446 2.29%
14. Cooks and Food Preparation Workers 2,418 2.26%
15. Carpenters 2,118 1.98%
16. Metal Workers and Plastic Workers 2,032 1.90%
17. Other Office and Admin Support 1,918 1.79%
18. Other Material Moving Workers 1,870 1.75%
19. Top Executives 1,776 1.66%
20. Construction Laborers 1,764 1.65%
 Female, with percent of employed female population
1. Teachers, Pre/Primary School 7,466 6.56%
2. Cashiers 5,680 4.99%
3. Other Office and Admin Support 5,512 4.84%
4. Secretaries and Admins 5,298 4.66%
5. Other Sales and Related Occupations 4,940 4.34%
6. Retail Sales, Not cashiers 4,512 3.96%
7. Other Management Occupations 4,034 3.54%
8. Health Technologists and Technicians 3,794 3.33%
9. Other Production Occupations 3,678 3.23%
10. Informaion and Record Clerks, Not Customer Service 3,528 3.10%
11. Registered Nurses 3,360 2.95%
12. Recording / Scheduling / Dispatching 3,120 2.74%
13. Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance 3,038 2.67%
14. Child Care Workers 2,990 2.63%
15. Other Teachers / Instructors / Librarians 2,856 2.51%
16. Cooks and Food Preparation Workers 2,836 2.49%
17. Nursing / Psychiatric / Home Health 2,608 2.29%
18. Waiters and Waitresses 2,602 2.29%
19. Counselors / Social Workers / Etc. 2,488 2.19%
20. Textile / Apparel / Furnishings 2,090 1.84%

Cumberland County Hours Worked Per Week In 1999

Hours Per Week  Population Percent
35 or more hours 277,496 61.13%
15-35 hours 45,063 9.93%
1-14 hours 13,589 2.99%
No regular hours 117,767 25.94%

Cumberland County Time Left For Work

Time  Population Percent
Midnight-4:59 AM 9,782 3.49%
5 AM-5:29 AM 13,789 4.92%
5:30 AM-5:59 AM 29,237 10.43%
6 AM-6:29 AM 36,780 13.12%
6:30 AM-6:59 AM 26,014 9.28%
7 AM-7:29 AM 38,212 13.63%
7:30 AM-7:59 AM 35,435 12.64%
8 AM-8:29 AM 21,920 7.82%
8:30 AM-8:59 AM 15,434 5.51%
9:00 AM-9:59 AM 11,170 3.98%
10:00 AM-10:59 AM 4,736 1.69%
11:00 AM-11:59 AM 2,326 0.83%
Noon-3:59 PM 14,158 5.05%
4 PM-11:59 PM 21,328 7.61%

Cumberland County Length Of Commute In Minutes

Minutes  Population Percent
Less than 5 10,491 3.74%
5-9 31,639 11.29%
10-14 47,071 16.79%
15-19 54,949 19.60%
20-24 53,775 19.18%
25-29 18,182 6.49%
30-34 32,052 11.43%
35-39 5,143 1.83%
40-44 4,500 1.61%
45-59 8,981 3.20%
60-89 6,712 2.39%
At least 90 6,826 2.44%

Cumberland County Length Of Commute In Mintues - Public vs. Private Transportation


Minutes  Population (public) Percent  Population (private) Percent
Under 30 848 0.30% 215,259 76.79%
30-44 390 0.14% 41,305 14.73%
45-59 136 0.05% 8,845 3.16%
At least 60 786 0.28% 12,752 4.55%

Cumberland County Type Of Commute

Type Population Percent
 Bicycle 550 0.19%
 Car / truck / van, carpool 40,603 14.16%
 Car / truck / van, solo 221,440 77.24%
 Motorcycle 678 0.24%
 Other 2,852 0.99%
 Public transportation 2,160 0.75%
 Walked 12,038 4.20%
 Worked at home 6,371 2.22%

Cumberland County 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.


Cumberland County Family Information

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Households (2000): 214,782 (568,944 people)
Families (2000): 156,386 (485,264 people)
Families where both partners work (2000): 58,714
People at same address in 1995: 254,111

Cumberland County Household Income in 1999


Income Population Percent
Under $10,000 21,028 9.78%
$10,000-$14,999 13,576 6.31%
$15,000-$19,999 15,004 6.98%
$20,000-$24,999 15,771 7.33%
$25,000-$29,999 16,849 7.83%
$30,000-$34,999 16,005 7.44%
$35,000-$39,999 16,737 7.78%
$40,000-$44,999 14,825 6.89%
$45,000-$49,999 12,709 5.91%
$50,000-$59,999 21,097 9.81%
$60,000-$74,999 20,661 9.61%
$75,000-$99,999 17,219 8.01%
$100,000-$124,999 6,503 3.02%
$125,000-$149,999 2,642 1.23%
$150,000-$199,999 2,258 1.05%
$200,000 or more 2,193 1.02%

Cumberland County Household Type

Type Population Percent
 Nonfamily, 1 person 24,050 22.40%
 Family, 2 people 29,170 27.17%
 Nonfamily, 2 people 4,546 4.23%
 Family, 3 people 20,792 19.37%
 Nonfamily, 3 people 751 0.70%
 Family, 4 people 17,016 15.85%
 Nonfamily, 4 people 245 0.23%
 Family, 5 people 7,235 6.74%
 Nonfamily, 5 people 79 0.07%
 Family, 6 people 2,335 2.17%
 Nonfamily, 6 people 18 0.02%
 Family, 7 or more people 1,108 1.03%
 Nonfamily, 7 or more people 13 0.01%

Cumberland County Household Income Type

Type  Population Percent
Earnings 181,972 31.80%
Interest / Dividend / Rent 52,377 9.15%
Public Assistance 7,698 1.35%
Retirement 42,105 7.36%
Self Employment 19,273 3.37%
Social Security 42,100 7.36%
Supplemental Security 9,097 1.59%
Wage / Salary 177,591 31.04%
Other 39,988 6.99%

Cumberland County Family Type

Type Population Percent
 No children under 18 55,622 47.92%
 With children under 18 60,440 52.08%

Cumberland County Marital Status - Male (for those 15+ in 2000)

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 19,539 8.37%
 Married 135,806 58.16%
 Never Married 73,562 31.50%
 Widowed 4,589 1.97%

Cumberland County Marital Status - Female (for those 15+ in 2000)

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 26,293 11.51%
 Married 134,919 59.07%
 Never Married 47,838 20.94%
 Widowed 19,372 8.48%

Cumberland County 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.


Cumberland County Education Information

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Cumberland County Highest Degree Earned (18 or older)

Degree Population Percent
 Less than 9th grade 18,148 4.15%
 9th-12th grade, no diploma 49,514 11.32%
 High school diploma or equivalent 135,327 30.93%
 Some college, no degree 128,055 29.27%
 Associate degree 35,143 8.03%
 Bachelors degree 50,124 11.46%
 Graduate or professional degree 21,223 4.85%

Cumberland County Population In School (3 or older)

School Level  In Public School Percent  In Private School Percent Total Percent
Nursery or preschool 7,108 2.35% 3,876 1.28% 10,984 3.63%
Kindergarten 9,546 3.15% 1,094 0.36% 10,640 3.51%
Grades 1-4 35,682 11.78% 3,104 1.02% 38,786 12.80%
Grades 5-8 36,505 12.05% 2,610 0.86% 39,115 12.91%
Grades 9-12 33,454 11.04% 1,842 0.61% 35,296 11.65%
Undergrad college 28,559 9.43% 7,996 2.64% 36,555 12.07%
Graduate or professional school 3,280 1.08% 1,842 0.61% 5,122 1.69%
Total 154,134 50.88% 22,364 7.38% 176,498 58.26%

Cumberland County 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.


Cumberland County Business Information

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Wholesale trade sales (2002): $949,293,000
Retail sales (2002): $3,006,446,000
Accommodation and foodservices sales (2002): $366,359,000
Retired workers (2005): 21,725

Cumberland County Businesses Changes By Year


Year - Type  Business Births  Business Deaths  Business Expansions  Business Contractions  Stable Businesses
1999 - Accommodation & Food Services 0 0 0 0 0
1999 - Administrative & Support & Waste Management & remediation serv 33 33 85 68 67
1999 - Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, & Hunting 1 0 6 1 4
1999 - Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation 2 3 12 15 10
1999 - Construction 62 63 165 141 143
1999 - Educational Services 2 4 13 10 9
1999 - Finance & Insurance 52 46 85 94 144
1999 - Health Care & Social Assistance 36 24 151 128 128
1999 - Information 17 7 13 15 8
1999 - Management Of Companies & Enterprises 4 3 7 7 7
1999 - Manufacturing 10 4 35 44 25
1999 - Mining 0 0 0 1 1
1999 - Other Services (Except Public Administration) 50 55 138 176 266
1999 - Professional, Scientific, & Technical Ssrvices 42 33 103 85 108
1999 - Real Estate & Rental & Leasing 25 26 50 54 111
1999 - Retail Trade 90 85 327 342 260
1999 - Transportation & Warehousing 15 14 48 39 34
1999 - Unclassified 18 9 2 0 1
1999 - Utilities 0 0 1 3 3
1999 - Wholesale Trade 8 17 42 63 69
1999 - Total 467 426 1,283 1,286 1,398
2000 - Accommodation & Food Services 0 0 0 0 0
2000 - Administrative & Support & Waste Management & remediation serv 26 43 74 67 64
2000 - Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, & Hunting 1 0 2 4 6
2000 - Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation 6 2 13 14 9
2000 - Construction 57 80 146 150 123
2000 - Educational Services 4 1 11 13 10
2000 - Finance & Insurance 51 53 75 81 164
2000 - Health Care & Social Assistance 53 35 155 132 122
2000 - Information 19 7 22 16 7
2000 - Management Of Companies & Enterprises 2 2 8 6 8
2000 - Manufacturing 8 13 35 43 23
2000 - Mining 0 0 0 1 1
2000 - Other Services (Except Public Administration) 47 62 161 142 266
2000 - Professional, Scientific, & Technical Ssrvices 43 37 102 84 118
2000 - Real Estate & Rental & Leasing 26 25 49 55 109
2000 - Retail Trade 66 88 336 293 296
2000 - Transportation & Warehousing 13 15 34 45 40
2000 - Unclassified 19 8 3 3 2
2000 - Utilities 1 1 3 3 0
2000 - Wholesale Trade 14 13 49 43 78
2000 - Total 456 485 1,278 1,195 1,446
2001 - Accommodation & Food Services 0 0 0 0 0
2001 - Administrative & Support & Waste Management & remediation serv 23 37 60 73 59
2001 - Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, & Hunting 3 2 2 4 4
2001 - Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation 5 3 14 16 10
2001 - Construction 57 75 105 151 143
2001 - Educational Services 4 5 15 7 10
2001 - Finance & Insurance 29 58 91 93 129
2001 - Health Care & Social Assistance 66 44 185 132 105
2001 - Information 13 12 11 19 25
2001 - Management Of Companies & Enterprises 2 3 5 9 7
2001 - Manufacturing 7 10 32 47 22
2001 - Mining 1 0 1 0 1
2001 - Other Services (Except Public Administration) 59 53 157 144 261
2001 - Professional, Scientific, & Technical Ssrvices 32 32 100 87 128
2001 - Real Estate & Rental & Leasing 23 41 39 48 108
2001 - Retail Trade 93 95 278 322 295
2001 - Transportation & Warehousing 11 17 38 43 35
2001 - Unclassified 18 8 1 1 7
2001 - Utilities 1 0 2 4 1
2001 - Wholesale Trade 9 11 47 58 71
2001 - Total 456 506 1,183 1,258 1,421
2002 - Accommodation & Food Services 0 0 0 0 0
2002 - Administrative & Support & Waste Management & remediation serv 36 34 56 78 48
2002 - Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, & Hunting 1 3 1 5 4
2002 - Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation 3 9 13 12 11
2002 - Construction 58 57 122 135 136
2002 - Educational Services 3 4 11 13 8
2002 - Finance & Insurance 65 35 80 100 131
2002 - Health Care & Social Assistance 81 42 134 168 145
2002 - Information 9 12 16 22 19
2002 - Management Of Companies & Enterprises 2 1 6 8 8
2002 - Manufacturing 10 13 28 47 19
2002 - Mining 3 1 0 2 0
2002 - Other Services (Except Public Administration) 48 61 167 161 237
2002 - Professional, Scientific, & Technical Ssrvices 54 42 92 94 118
2002 - Real Estate & Rental & Leasing 29 20 59 48 96
2002 - Retail Trade 85 93 320 352 225
2002 - Transportation & Warehousing 18 16 39 38 35
2002 - Unclassified 13 12 0 0 1
2002 - Utilities 1 1 3 4 0
2002 - Wholesale Trade 16 17 42 65 59
2002 - Total 535 473 1,189 1,352 1,300
2003 - Accommodation & Food Services 0 0 0 0 0
2003 - Administrative & Support & Waste Management & remediation serv 25 20 72 57 53
2003 - Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, & Hunting 0 0 4 2 5
2003 - Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation 7 3 20 12 8
2003 - Construction 43 54 129 118 137
2003 - Educational Services 2 3 19 9 5
2003 - Finance & Insurance 48 42 89 99 149
2003 - Health Care & Social Assistance 65 43 213 124 152
2003 - Information 13 9 12 15 30
2003 - Management Of Companies & Enterprises 1 0 12 7 8
2003 - Manufacturing 9 14 33 37 23
2003 - Mining 0 0 1 1 3
2003 - Other Services (Except Public Administration) 50 58 158 159 225
2003 - Professional, Scientific, & Technical Ssrvices 35 31 94 105 129
2003 - Real Estate & Rental & Leasing 42 21 59 47 110
2003 - Retail Trade 77 68 283 321 312
2003 - Transportation & Warehousing 10 19 35 39 41
2003 - Unclassified 3 9 1 0 0
2003 - Utilities 1 0 6 0 2
2003 - Wholesale Trade 16 15 61 41 73
2003 - Total 447 409 1,301 1,193 1,465
2004 - Accommodation & Food Services 0 0 0 0 0
2004 - Administrative & Support & Waste Management & remediation serv 34 37 74 59 49
2004 - Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, & Hunting 1 1 2 3 5
2004 - Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation 5 6 15 16 9
2004 - Construction 58 44 137 116 129
2004 - Educational Services 5 8 13 12 7
2004 - Finance & Insurance 39 55 115 79 133
2004 - Health Care & Social Assistance 71 34 224 151 145
2004 - Information 5 10 18 21 19
2004 - Management Of Companies & Enterprises 1 1 2 10 14
2004 - Manufacturing 13 9 34 38 25
2004 - Mining 1 0 2 1 2
2004 - Other Services (Except Public Administration) 74 50 167 127 223
2004 - Professional, Scientific, & Technical Ssrvices 51 30 103 90 144
2004 - Real Estate & Rental & Leasing 28 25 62 52 128
2004 - Retail Trade 66 61 353 269 310
2004 - Transportation & Warehousing 17 6 46 36 46
2004 - Unclassified 10 1 0 1 1
2004 - Utilities 0 2 3 0 4
2004 - Wholesale Trade 7 15 41 53 72
2004 - Total 486 395 1,411 1,134 1,465
2005 - Accommodation & Food Services 0 0 0 0 0
2005 - Administrative & Support & Waste Management & remediation serv 34 33 71 55 61
2005 - Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, & Hunting 0 1 2 4 3
2005 - Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation 11 3 16 17 12
2005 - Construction 50 42 142 115 141
2005 - Educational Services 10 6 17 11 6
2005 - Finance & Insurance 48 41 84 112 129
2005 - Health Care & Social Assistance 90 71 189 195 137
2005 - Information 11 8 13 25 16
2005 - Management Of Companies & Enterprises 0 1 11 7 11
2005 - Manufacturing 9 7 33 34 32
2005 - Mining 0 0 1 1 4
2005 - Other Services (Except Public Administration) 39 50 175 145 222
2005 - Professional, Scientific, & Technical Ssrvices 58 40 99 107 138
2005 - Real Estate & Rental & Leasing 64 20 66 56 126
2005 - Retail Trade 71 66 304 354 269
2005 - Transportation & Warehousing 16 16 35 48 50
2005 - Unclassified 8 6 0 1 2
2005 - Utilities 0 2 1 2 2
2005 - Wholesale Trade 7 10 53 49 63
2005 - Total 526 423 1,312 1,338 1,424

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


Cumberland County Public Benefits Information

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Cumberland County Above Or Below Poverty Level In 1999

Above/Below Population Percent
 At Or Above Poverty Level 496,981 87.22%
 Below Poverty Level 72,817 12.78%

Cumberland County Government Finances By Year


Year  Property Taxes  Other Taxes  Intergov. Revenue  Utility Revenue  Employee Retirement Revenue  Other Revenue Total Revenue Salaries & Wages Total Debt Total Cash & Securities
1970 $6,237 $118 $21,738 $0 $0 $7,703 $35,678 $20,384 $19,260 $4,561
1971 $7,976 $2,312 $31,183 $0 $0 $10,059 $49,218 $24,233 $21,430 $5,695
1972 $9,191 $2,885 $41,861 $0 $0 $8,603 $59,655 $24,423 $28,440 $10,900
1973 $10,260 $3,772 $36,239 $0 $0 $5,519 $52,018 $34,143 $27,050 $13,497
1974 $12,369 $4,326 $47,967 $0 $0 $5,990 $66,326 $33,530 $25,698 $15,714
1975 $15,118 $4,824 $64,315 $0 $0 $13,204 $92,637 $41,345 $24,270 $25,802
1976 $19,560 $5,220 $58,705 $0 $0 $9,317 $87,582 $41,155 $32,780 $29,104
1977 $21,626 $5,741 $71,396 $0 $0 $13,273 $106,295 $56,991 $51,350 $16,502
1978 $22,839 $6,196 $76,624 $2 $0 $8,622 $108,087 $63,394 $29,725 $12,344
1979 $24,621 $6,980 $83,865 $0 $0 $14,189 $122,675 $74,900 $27,985 $11,712
1980 $26,832 $7,514 $87,960 $0 $0 $14,582 $129,374 $73,573 $27,405 $10,354
1981 $29,625 $8,078 $98,289 $0 $0 $17,930 $145,844 $21,193 $30,965 $12,579
1982 $30,788 $8,489 $93,865 $71 $0 $18,680 $143,404 $86,380 $29,025 $12,139
1983 $33,046 $9,558 $96,034 $0 $0 $20,698 $149,778 $89,861 $37,820 $20,333
1984 $34,485 $12,512 $107,192 $0 $0 $21,520 $163,197 $94,255 $35,712 $22,400
1985 $36,809 $17,264 $106,725 $106 $0 $27,747 $171,387 $108,991 $37,569 $28,789
1986 $36,354 $19,067 $121,939 $0 $0 $24,857 $183,150 $122,209 $35,134 $28,370
1987 $38,961 $24,265 $138,030 $0 $0 $28,909 $205,900 $131,817 $33,073 $26,626
1988 $38,955 $29,692 $136,324 $0 $0 $27,734 $203,013 $129,194 $24,426 $39,053
1989 $50,648 $33,619 $174,542 $0 $0 $97,816 $323,006 $187,813 $52,258 $98,121
1990 $53,711 $34,591 $166,572 $25 $0 $109,662 $329,970 $178,780 $51,376 $102,568
1991 $55,596 $35,044 $196,115 $0 $0 $135,985 $387,696 $189,673 $106,691 $169,740
1992 $56,963 $29,463 $201,255 $101 $0 $168,047 $426,366 $215,961 $94,781 $158,392
1993 $65,106 $45,576 $194,025 $0 $0 $172,959 $432,090 $234,272 $146,192 $180,494
1994 $70,829 $45,085 $237,472 $82 $0 $187,527 $495,910 $245,986 $148,477 $82,206
1995 $75,594 $46,201 $249,397 $16 $0 $211,886 $536,893 $253,365 $207,326 $126,909
1996 $80,847 $40,399 $250,900 $192 $0 $218,418 $550,357 $254,365 $201,916 $115,171
1997 $87,760 $40,418 $266,745 $63 $0 $216,328 $570,896 $255,360 $262,965 $146,118
1998 $92,911 $40,707 $292,331 $42 $0 $245,582 $630,866 $261,782 $299,220 $202,794
1999 $106,070 $42,670 $310,131 $23 $0 $250,476 $666,700 $344,451 $367,367 $171,383
2000 $111,280 $43,797 $339,235 $15 $0 $264,148 $714,678 $390,661 $434,604 $197,696
2001 $120,495 $44,617 $344,786 $201 $0 $266,494 $731,976 $393,579 $419,430 $150,345
2002 $124,768 $44,103 $357,701 $287 $0 $394,865 $877,621 $429,049 $407,167 $144,564
2003 $126,995 $46,030 $353,754 $119 $0 $429,285 $910,153 $491,914 $404,309 $146,365
2004 $136,096 $59,785 $384,870 $32 $0 $78,541 $599,539 $345,553 $378,596 $149,308
2005 $140,117 $66,969 $416,255 $45 $0 $82,134 $638,551 $371,133 $363,668 $162,011
2006 $145,438 $70,142 $409,812 $52 $0 $85,797 $641,099 $379,268 $226,906 $177,030


Year  Education  Financial Control  Public Buildings  Public Health  Transportation  Parks & Recreation Total Expenses
 Protective Services  Welfare  Interest On General Debt  Utilities  Employee Retirement  Other
1970 $23,505 $453 $177 $5,130 $0 $46 $35,329
$442 $4,106 $739 $0 $0 $731
1971 $34,638 $1,043 $203 $5,066 $0 $22 $50,860
$591 $6,793 $863 $0 $0 $1,641
1972 $39,712 $1,291 $224 $1,346 $0 $126 $68,047
$743 $10,755 $1,250 $0 $0 $12,600
1973 $39,049 $1,100 $247 $1,856 $0 $29 $56,217
$2,065 $7,802 $1,287 $0 $0 $2,782
1974 $49,187 $866 $2,824 $2,263 $0 $120 $72,875
$1,038 $9,060 $1,208 $1,062 $0 $5,247
1975 $63,022 $1,058 $806 $3,359 $0 $84 $87,595
$2,353 $9,681 $1,141 $609 $0 $5,482
1976 $68,218 $1,309 $1,469 $3,271 $12 $156 $97,353
$2,193 $11,820 $1,880 $1,873 $0 $5,152
1977 $93,479 $1,826 $527 $3,054 $0 $239 $126,669
$2,280 $13,516 $1,631 $322 $0 $9,795
1978 $75,255 $2,172 $2,316 $4,232 $0 $232 $115,266
$2,939 $16,562 $1,543 $19 $0 $9,996
1979 $83,412 $2,606 $1,020 $6,685 $0 $723 $135,626
$2,912 $17,863 $1,454 $0 $0 $18,951
1980 $90,459 $2,465 $914 $7,955 $0 $753 $139,130
$3,459 $11,050 $1,365 $80 $0 $20,630
1981 $106,596 $2,340 $843 $5,830 $0 $905 $151,809
$4,484 $10,804 $1,603 $191 $0 $18,213
1982 $104,424 $2,502 $1,874 $5,092 $0 $970 $148,904
$4,343 $9,903 $1,773 $1 $0 $18,022
1983 $104,190 $3,196 $1,144 $5,489 $0 $991 $149,531
$4,605 $10,499 $2,260 $0 $0 $17,157
1984 $112,081 $3,068 $1,418 $6,300 $0 $1,118 $160,261
$4,779 $11,326 $2,624 $0 $0 $17,547
1985 $126,300 $3,054 $1,448 $8,665 $0 $1,208 $185,358
$5,250 $11,873 $2,866 $0 $0 $24,694
1986 $143,363 $3,926 $1,700 $10,613 $0 $1,219 $210,927
$6,170 $12,847 $3,006 $0 $0 $28,083
1987 $151,999 $4,518 $1,910 $11,588 $0 $1,594 $224,046
$6,387 $14,241 $2,673 $0 $0 $29,136
1988 $167,284 $4,915 $2,049 $13,755 $1 $5,889 $252,415
$7,655 $15,455 $2,696 $0 $0 $32,716
1989 $183,381 $5,427 $2,297 $93,199 $0 $2,836 $354,877
$8,659 $18,222 $2,080 $0 $0 $38,776
1990 $201,152 $5,321 $2,630 $94,602 $0 $3,722 $377,786
$10,450 $19,222 $4,346 $0 $0 $36,341
1991 $214,579 $5,455 $2,603 $106,015 $7 $4,108 $410,813
$10,485 $22,348 $4,283 $0 $0 $40,930
1992 $213,789 $5,812 $2,567 $110,527 $16 $4,176 $424,623
$11,377 $26,049 $4,817 $0 $0 $45,493
1993 $232,568 $6,192 $2,723 $122,206 $1 $4,131 $470,094
$12,138 $30,785 $4,836 $0 $0 $54,514
1994 $268,373 $7,049 $2,237 $142,336 $0 $4,167 $526,963
$12,924 $34,237 $4,013 $0 $0 $51,627
1995 $285,165 $7,850 $2,289 $172,077 $0 $11,840 $597,464
$16,390 $40,717 $8,362 $0 $0 $52,774
1996 $273,214 $7,346 $2,373 $190,361 $0 $15,213 $596,515
$14,119 $40,364 $7,468 $20 $0 $46,037
1997 $281,135 $7,994 $3,637 $198,283 $237 $26,935 $656,621
$16,030 $42,626 $14,134 $63 $0 $65,547
1998 $308,548 $7,987 $3,613 $212,565 $234 $19,563 $707,623
$19,136 $46,492 $13,848 $43 $0 $75,594
1999 $368,135 $8,796 $2,873 $215,239 $0 $7,081 $774,277
$21,419 $65,790 $11,620 $45 $0 $73,279
2000 $392,112 $8,886 $3,449 $223,302 $250 $8,138 $814,206
$32,001 $62,184 $13,314 $46 $0 $70,524
2001 $402,313 $8,912 $3,216 $222,984 $255 $8,015 $836,534
$45,709 $59,793 $15,217 $1,183 $0 $68,937
2002 $398,542 $7,878 $3,199 $355,698 $0 $6,751 $935,561
$22,977 $57,800 $14,838 $55 $0 $67,823
2003 $403,484 $9,314 $3,370 $388,452 $0 $8,370 $976,024
$21,487 $59,410 $13,750 $612 $0 $67,775
2004 $406,044 $10,152 $3,621 $38,384 $0 $8,421 $642,680
$18,970 $58,427 $19,961 $461 $0 $78,239
2005 $443,177 $10,774 $3,513 $42,147 $0 $10,379 $710,443
$19,588 $73,090 $10,914 $3,802 $0 $93,059
2006 $444,168 $11,834 $3,669 $46,484 $0 $11,432 $688,838
$24,436 $65,062 $12,292 $1,062 $0 $68,399

Cumberland County 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.


Cumberland County Criminal Information

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Correctional Institution Population (2000): 388
Cumberland County 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.


Cumberland County Immigration & Civil Rights Information

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People With A Disability (2000): 52,000

Cumberland County Population By Age

Age Population Percent
0-9 Years 49,145 16.22%
10-19 Years 45,733 15.10%
20-29 Years 58,787 19.40%
30-39 Years 50,043 16.52%
40-49 Years 40,313 13.31%
50-59 Years 26,106 8.62%
60-69 Years 17,683 5.84%
70-79 Years 10,738 3.54%
80-89 Years 3,838 1.27%
90+ Years 577 0.19%

Cumberland County Population - Male/Female

Male/Female Population Percent
 Male 153,221 50.57%
 Female 149,742 49.43%

Cumberland County Population By Ethnicity

Ethnicity Population Percent
 Caucasian 159,304 52.58%
 African-American 104,068 34.35%
 Hispanic/Latino 20,919 6.90%
 Multiracial 7,175 2.37%
 Asian 5,552 1.83%
 Amerindian 4,371 1.44%
 Pacific Islander 839 0.28%
 Other Race 735 0.24%

Cumberland County Top Specified Ancestries

Rank Ancestry  Population Percent Of Specified Ancestries
1. United States Or American 57,241 18.64%
2. German 57,204 18.63%
3. Irish 42,951 13.98%
4. English 35,569 11.58%
5. Scotch Irish 16,221 5.28%
6. Italian 16,175 5.27%
7. Scottish 12,956 4.22%
8. French Non-Basque 10,516 3.42%
9. Polish 7,197 2.34%
10. African 5,592 1.82%

Cumberland County Top Languages Spoken At Home

Rank Language  Population Percent Of Reported Languages
1. Only English 497,123 89.16%
2. Spanish Or Spanish Creole 33,120 5.94%
3. German 7,768 1.39%
4. Korean 4,198 0.75%
5. French 2,870 0.51%
6. Vietnamese 1,462 0.26%
7. Tagalog 1,368 0.25%
8. Italian 964 0.17%
9. Greek 924 0.17%
10. Japanese 734 0.13%

Cumberland County Citizen Type

Type Population Percent
 Citizen by birth 574,798 94.75%
 Naturalized immigrant 16,375 2.70%
 Not a citizen 15,493 2.55%

Cumberland County 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.
Cumberland County 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.


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