Buena Vista employment information

IndexBuena VistaVirginiaNational
Income per capita$17,460$33,958$28,555
Median household income$32,789$64,792$53,482
Median income owner occupied$38,806$80,325$68,142
Median income renter occupied$20,969$41,321$33,219
Median earnings male$25,136$41,629$36,116
Median earnings female$15,804$28,890$25,692
Unemployment rate4.5%4.5%5.8%
Poverty level22.9%11.5%15.6%

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  • The income per capita in Buena Vista is 39% lower than the national average.
  • The median household income in Buena Vista is 39% lower than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Buena Vista is 22% lower than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Buena Vista is 47% higher than the national average.

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Buena Vista median earnings by income bracket

Buena Vista employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry8.2%0.0%
Manufacturing sector33.2%0.0%
Financial & insurance services1.0%12.3%
Wholesale & retail services11.5%3.6%
Public administration5.9%0.8%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities3.5%4.4%
Education, health & social services11.1%40.0%

Nearby cities with high median household income

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Big Island, VA289$64,46421%
Glasgow, VA1,258$40,00025%
Lexington, VA7,114$36,84031%
East Lexington, VA1,205$36,35132%
Buena Vista, VA6,683$32,78939%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Thomson, GA6,682$21,21160%
Taylor Mill, KY6,682$63,63519%
Kula, HI6,687$78,44847%
East Rochester, NY6,687$47,49211%
Groesbeck, OH6,688$50,9125%
Buena Vista, VA6,683$32,78939%
Source: The Buena Vista, VA employment data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau.