Dunbar employment information

IndexDunbarWest VirginiaNational
Income per capita$23,853$23,237$28,555
Median household income$40,823$41,576$53,482
Median income owner occupied$45,309$49,643$68,142
Median income renter occupied$32,232$22,634$33,219
Median earnings male$37,398$34,030$36,116
Median earnings female$22,700$21,583$25,692
Unemployment rate5.5%4.4%5.8%
Poverty level15.4%18.1%15.6%

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  • The income per capita in Dunbar is 16% lower than the national average.
  • The median household income in Dunbar is 24% lower than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Dunbar is 6% lower than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Dunbar is 1% lower than the national average.

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Dunbar median earnings by income bracket

Dunbar employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry9.1%0.0%
Manufacturing sector12.5%0.0%
Financial & insurance services5.5%4.9%
Wholesale & retail services19.4%14.2%
Public administration4.3%11.4%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities5.7%3.5%
Education, health & social services14.9%33.6%

Nearby cities with high median household income

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Teays Valley, WV13,461$70,36132%
Pinch, WV2,783$68,36528%
Winfield, WV2,538$57,1097%
Cross Lanes, WV11,061$55,5384%
Shrewsbury, WV745$53,5580%
Dunbar, WV7,844$40,82324%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Victoria, MN7,845$131,833146%
Park City, UT7,845$88,43865%
Summit Park, UT7,843$119,286123%
Creston, IA7,846$40,55124%
West Livingston, TX7,849$40,45524%
Dunbar, WV7,844$40,82324%
Source: The Dunbar, WV employment data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau.