Where can I get characteristics of the people working in an area, like occupation, sex, race, and age?
The Census Transportation Planning Package (CTPP) CD-ROMs, for the areas described above, includes a number of characteristics of persons working in an area including, for 15 industry sectors, sex, means of transportation to work, time arriving at work, earnings, occupation, Hispanic origin, and race.
The Census 2000 County-to-County Worker Flow Files shows workers by county of work by county of residence.
The Census 2000 Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) special tabulation includes the detailed occupation, race, hispanic origin and sex of workers by state and county of residence or worksite, for counties with 50,000 or more population. It also adds an age dimension (16-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60+) or educational attainment for counties or cities of 100,000 or more. One table shows detailed occupation by industry (generally 3-digit NAICS) for counties and cities of 100,000 or more population.