Wanchese

  1. Wanchese Legal Resources
  2. Wanchese Statistics
  3. Wanchese Property/Housing/Real Estate Information
  4. Wanchese Employment Information
  5. Wanchese Family Information
  6. Wanchese Education Information
  7. Wanchese Public Benefits Information
  8. Wanchese Immigration & Civil Rights Information
  9. Wanchese Zip Codes


Wanchese Legal Resources

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Wanchese Statistics

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  • Population (2000): 1,527
  • Land Area (2000): 12.139 square kilometers
  • Water Area (2000): 2.026 square kilometers
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Houses (2000): 690
Wanchese 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.


Wanchese Employment Information

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Wanchese Employment By Industry


 Male, with percent of employed male population
1. Agriculture / Forestry / Fishing / Hunting 64 15.35%
2. Construction 63 15.11%
3. Transportation Equipment Manufacturing 50 11.99%
4. Public Administration 45 10.79%
5. Groceries and Related Products, Wholesale 42 10.07%
6. Educational Services 35 8.39%
7. Food and Beverage Stores 17 4.08%
8. U.S. Postal Service 11 2.64%
9. Accommodation and Food Services 10 2.40%
10. Publishing / Movie / Sound Recording Industries 10 2.40%
11. Admin, Support, and Waste Management 9 2.16%
12. Religious / Grantmaking / Civic / Similar Organizations 9 2.16%
13. Building Materials / Hardware / Lawn and Garden Supplies 8 1.92%
14. Repair and Maintenance 8 1.92%
15. Motor Vehicle and Parts Dealers 7 1.68%
16. Water Transportation 7 1.68%
17. Arts / Entertainment / Recreation 6 1.44%
18. Health Care 6 1.44%
19. Food Manufacturing 5 1.20%
20. Wood Manufacturing 5 1.20%
 Female, with percent of employed female population
1. Social Assistance 68 18.89%
2. Educational Services 42 11.67%
3. Accommodation and Food Services 40 11.11%
4. Transportation Equipment Manufacturing 31 8.61%
5. Health Care 20 5.56%
6. Personal and Laundry Services 18 5.00%
7. Used Merchandise / Gift / Misc. Stores 18 5.00%
8. Pharmacies and Drug Stores 17 4.72%
9. Construction 14 3.89%
10. Public Administration 14 3.89%
11. Chemical Manufacturing 11 3.06%
12. Finance and Insurance 11 3.06%
13. Food and Beverage Stores 10 2.78%
14. Other Transportation 8 2.22%
15. Professional / Scientific / Tech Services 8 2.22%
16. Clothing and Apparel Including Shoes 7 1.94%
17. Other Direct Selling Estab 7 1.94%
18. Alcoholic Beverages, Wholesale 6 1.67%
19. Miscellaneous Durable Goods, Wholesale 6 1.67%
20. Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 4 1.11%

Wanchese Employment By Job


 Male, with percent of employed male population
1. Fishing / Hunting / Forestry 64 15.35%
2. Carpenters 42 10.07%
3. Other Production Occupations 30 7.19%
4. Recording / Scheduling / Dispatching 27 6.47%
5. Other Construction Trades 24 5.76%
6. Law Enforcement Workers 20 4.80%
7. Other Management Occupations 20 4.80%
8. Driver / Sales Workers and Truckers 19 4.56%
9. Other Installation / Maintenance 15 3.60%
10. Teachers, Pre/Primary School 15 3.60%
11. Other Sales and Related Occupations 14 3.36%
12. Social Scientists and Related 12 2.88%
13. Drafters / Engineering / Mappers 11 2.64%
14. Agricultural Workers 10 2.40%
15. Cashiers 10 2.40%
16. Customer Service Representatives 10 2.40%
17. Other Food Preparation and Servers 10 2.40%
18. Religious Workers 9 2.16%
19. Mathematical Science Occupations 8 1.92%
20. Pipelayers / Plumbers / Etc. 8 1.92%
 Female, with percent of employed female population
1. Child Care Workers 43 11.94%
2. Teachers, Pre/Primary School 32 8.89%
3. Secretaries and Admins 29 8.06%
4. Other Sales and Related Occupations 26 7.22%
5. Other Food Preparation and Servers 23 6.39%
6. Bookkeeping / Accounting / Auditing 20 5.56%
7. Registered Nurses 20 5.56%
8. Retail Sales, Not cashiers 18 5.00%
9. Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance 15 4.17%
10. Carpenters 13 3.61%
11. Other Management Occupations 12 3.33%
12. Informaion and Record Clerks, Not Customer Service 11 3.06%
13. Laborers and Material Movers / Handlers 11 3.06%
14. Other Production Occupations 11 3.06%
15. Personal Appearance Workers 11 3.06%
16. Counselors / Social Workers / Etc. 10 2.78%
17. Health Technologists and Technicians 8 2.22%
18. Rail and Water Transportation 8 2.22%
19. Business Operations Specialists 7 1.94%
20. Cooks and Food Preparation Workers 7 1.94%

Wanchese Hours Worked Per Week In 1999

Hours Per Week  Population Percent
35 or more hours 739 61.58%
15-35 hours 152 12.67%
1-14 hours 47 3.92%
No regular hours 262 21.83%

Wanchese Time Left For Work

Time  Population Percent
Midnight-4:59 AM 17 2.34%
5 AM-5:29 AM 25 3.45%
5:30 AM-5:59 AM 30 4.14%
6 AM-6:29 AM 60 8.28%
6:30 AM-6:59 AM 85 11.72%
7 AM-7:29 AM 71 9.79%
7:30 AM-7:59 AM 177 24.41%
8 AM-8:29 AM 91 12.55%
8:30 AM-8:59 AM 83 11.45%
9:00 AM-9:59 AM 36 4.97%
10:00 AM-10:59 AM 8 1.10%
11:00 AM-11:59 AM 7 0.97%
Noon-3:59 PM 13 1.79%
4 PM-11:59 PM 22 3.03%

Wanchese Length Of Commute In Minutes

Minutes  Population Percent
Less than 5 87 12.00%
5-9 124 17.10%
10-14 157 21.66%
15-19 173 23.86%
20-24 59 8.14%
25-29 24 3.31%
30-34 38 5.24%
35-39 26 3.59%
40-44 24 3.31%
45-59 0 0.00%
60-89 13 1.79%
At least 90 0 0.00%

Wanchese Length Of Commute In Mintues - Public vs. Private Transportation


Minutes  Population (public) Percent  Population (private) Percent
Under 30 0 0.00% 624 86.07%
30-44 0 0.00% 88 12.14%
45-59 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
At least 60 0 0.00% 13 1.79%

Wanchese Type Of Commute

Type Population Percent
 Bicycle 0 0.00%
 Car / truck / van, carpool 96 12.57%
 Car / truck / van, solo 585 76.57%
 Motorcycle 0 0.00%
 Other 37 4.84%
 Public transportation 0 0.00%
 Walked 7 0.92%
 Worked at home 39 5.10%

Wanchese 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.


Wanchese Family Information

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Households (2000): 602 (1,544 people)
Families (2000): 451 (1,332 people)
Families where both partners work (2000): 208
People at same address in 1995: 1,100

Wanchese Household Income in 1999


Income Population Percent
Under $10,000 38 6.31%
$10,000-$14,999 35 5.81%
$15,000-$19,999 14 2.33%
$20,000-$24,999 87 14.45%
$25,000-$29,999 51 8.47%
$30,000-$34,999 55 9.14%
$35,000-$39,999 27 4.49%
$40,000-$44,999 21 3.49%
$45,000-$49,999 77 12.79%
$50,000-$59,999 59 9.80%
$60,000-$74,999 53 8.80%
$75,000-$99,999 42 6.98%
$100,000-$124,999 35 5.81%
$125,000-$149,999 0 0.00%
$150,000-$199,999 0 0.00%
$200,000 or more 8 1.33%

Wanchese Household Type

Type Population Percent
 Nonfamily, 1 person 139 22.64%
 Family, 2 people 186 30.29%
 Nonfamily, 2 people 37 6.03%
 Family, 3 people 115 18.73%
 Nonfamily, 3 people 4 0.65%
 Family, 4 people 98 15.96%
 Nonfamily, 4 people 1 0.16%
 Family, 5 people 24 3.91%
 Nonfamily, 5 people 0 0.00%
 Family, 6 people 7 1.14%
 Nonfamily, 6 people 0 0.00%
 Family, 7 or more people 3 0.49%
 Nonfamily, 7 or more people 0 0.00%

Wanchese Household Income Type

Type  Population Percent
Earnings 527 30.55%
Interest / Dividend / Rent 193 11.19%
Public Assistance 0 0.00%
Retirement 75 4.35%
Self Employment 154 8.93%
Social Security 124 7.19%
Supplemental Security 38 2.20%
Wage / Salary 471 27.30%
Other 143 8.29%

Wanchese Family Type

Type Population Percent
 No children under 18 196 50.52%
 With children under 18 192 49.48%

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

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 48 7.78%
 Married 404 65.48%
 Never Married 147 23.82%
 Widowed 18 2.92%

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

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 58 9.27%
 Married 416 66.45%
 Never Married 89 14.22%
 Widowed 63 10.06%

Wanchese 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.


Wanchese Education Information

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Wanchese Highest Degree Earned (18 or older)

Degree Population Percent
 Less than 9th grade 48 4.15%
 9th-12th grade, no diploma 216 18.67%
 High school diploma or equivalent 429 37.08%
 Some college, no degree 241 20.83%
 Associate degree 49 4.24%
 Bachelors degree 125 10.80%
 Graduate or professional degree 49 4.24%

Wanchese Population In School (3 or older)

School Level  In Public School Percent  In Private School Percent Total Percent
Nursery or preschool 0 0.00% 22 1.44% 22 1.44%
Kindergarten 11 0.72% 0 0.00% 11 0.72%
Grades 1-4 85 5.57% 16 1.05% 101 6.61%
Grades 5-8 59 3.86% 25 1.64% 84 5.50%
Grades 9-12 122 7.99% 13 0.85% 135 8.84%
Undergrad college 12 0.79% 20 1.31% 32 2.10%
Graduate or professional school 0 0.00% 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
Total 289 18.93% 96 6.29% 385 25.21%

Wanchese 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.


Wanchese Public Benefits Information

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Wanchese Above Or Below Poverty Level In 1999

Above/Below Population Percent
 At Or Above Poverty Level 1,419 91.90%
 Below Poverty Level 125 8.10%

Wanchese 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.


Wanchese Immigration & Civil Rights Information

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Wanchese Population By Age

Age Population Percent
0-9 Years 164 10.74%
10-19 Years 232 15.19%
20-29 Years 180 11.79%
30-39 Years 267 17.49%
40-49 Years 274 17.94%
50-59 Years 166 10.87%
60-69 Years 119 7.79%
70-79 Years 86 5.63%
80-89 Years 34 2.23%
90+ Years 5 0.33%

Wanchese Population - Male/Female

Male/Female Population Percent
 Male 774 50.69%
 Female 753 49.31%

Wanchese Population By Ethnicity

Ethnicity Population Percent
 Caucasian 1,477 96.73%
 Hispanic/Latino 28 1.83%
 Amerindian 9 0.59%
 Multiracial 5 0.33%
 African-American 5 0.33%
 Asian 2 0.13%
 Other Race 1 0.07%
 Pacific Islander 0 0.00%

Wanchese Top Specified Ancestries

Rank Ancestry  Population Percent Of Specified Ancestries
1. English 365 26.53%
2. United States Or American 341 24.78%
3. Irish 229 16.64%
4. German 182 13.23%
5. Italian 67 4.87%
6. Polish 59 4.29%
7. French Non-Basque 41 2.98%
8. Scotch Irish 29 2.11%
9. European 21 1.53%
10. Scottish 15 1.09%

Wanchese Top Languages Spoken At Home

Rank Language  Population Percent Of Reported Languages
1. Only English 1,450 98.84%
2. French 9 0.61%
3. German 8 0.55%

Wanchese Citizen Type

Type Population Percent
 Citizen by birth 1,526 98.83%
 Naturalized immigrant 0 0.00%
 Not a citizen 18 1.17%

Wanchese 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.
Wanchese 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.


Wanchese Zip Codes

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Alphabetical | By Population

27981