Chesapeake City employment information

IndexChesapeake CityMarylandNational
Income per capita$33,884$36,670$28,555
Median household income$55,163$74,149$53,482
Median income owner occupied$63,750$93,724$68,142
Median income renter occupied$37,917$45,116$33,219
Median earnings male$48,750$45,763$36,116
Median earnings female$33,667$35,135$25,692
Unemployment rate5.2%5.5%5.8%
Poverty level6.1%10.0%15.6%

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  • The income per capita in Chesapeake City is 19% higher than the national average.
  • The median household income in Chesapeake City is 3% higher than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Chesapeake City is 11% lower than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Chesapeake City is 61% lower than the national average.

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Chesapeake City median earnings by income bracket

Chesapeake City employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry17.8%0.0%
Manufacturing sector17.1%2.3%
Financial & insurance services4.1%4.6%
Wholesale & retail services10.3%13.2%
Public administration6.2%2.3%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities8.2%0.9%
Education, health & social services2.1%47.9%

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City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Townsend, DE2,556$107,292101%
Glasgow, DE14,962$86,87962%
Odessa, DE643$83,75057%
Middletown, DE19,469$83,70157%
Charlestown, MD1,085$75,56341%
Chesapeake City, MD703$55,1633%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Blackduck, MN703$25,76952%
Alcorn State University, MS703$60,37213%
Horseshoe Bend, TX703$38,79227%
Crescent City, IL703$44,82116%
Ava, IL703$45,62515%
Chesapeake City, MD703$55,1633%
Source: The Chesapeake City, MD employment data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau.