Calabash employment information

IndexCalabashNorth CarolinaNational
Income per capita$20,984$25,608$28,555
Median household income$33,651$46,693$53,482
Median income owner occupied$37,000$59,204$68,142
Median income renter occupied$26,250$29,260$33,219
Median earnings male$20,094$32,206$36,116
Median earnings female$16,167$24,378$25,692
Unemployment rate5.9%6.6%5.8%
Poverty level24.0%17.6%15.6%

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  • The income per capita in Calabash is 27% lower than the national average.
  • The median household income in Calabash is 37% lower than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Calabash is 1% higher than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Calabash is 54% higher than the national average.

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Calabash median earnings by income bracket

Calabash employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry24.3%0.0%
Manufacturing sector1.9%0.7%
Financial & insurance services0.0%1.5%
Wholesale & retail services12.7%14.5%
Public administration2.2%1.8%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities11.3%0.0%
Education, health & social services8.1%35.6%

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City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Briarcliffe Acres, SC466$88,75066%
Holden Beach, NC880$68,28128%
Ocean Isle Beach, NC659$64,77321%
Sunset Beach, NC3,654$55,8004%
Carolina Shores, NC3,461$49,0128%
Calabash, NC1,738$33,65137%

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Glen Rock, PA1,738$62,22216%
Talty, TX1,738$103,76794%
Springerville, AZ1,738$39,26727%
Salisbury, MO1,738$32,12040%
Elmore, AL1,738$41,37823%
Calabash, NC1,738$33,65137%
Source: The Calabash, NC employment data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau.