Fort Lewis employment information

IndexFort LewisWashingtonNational
Income per capita$16,135$31,233$28,555
Median household income$44,949$60,294$53,482
Median income owner occupied$0$76,673$68,142
Median income renter occupied$45,231$38,141$33,219
Median earnings male$30,597$41,039$36,116
Median earnings female$20,998$26,815$25,692
Unemployment rate2.4%5.6%5.8%
Poverty level11.2%13.5%15.6%

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  • The income per capita in Fort Lewis is 43% lower than the national average.
  • The median household income in Fort Lewis is 16% lower than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Fort Lewis is 59% lower than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Fort Lewis is 28% lower than the national average.

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Fort Lewis median earnings by income bracket

Fort Lewis employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry5.9%0.0%
Manufacturing sector0.8%0.0%
Financial & insurance services0.0%0.0%
Wholesale & retail services7.4%12.8%
Public administration79.1%19.1%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities3.1%0.0%
Education, health & social services1.3%42.1%

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Fox Island, WA3,556$95,48779%
Rosedale, WA4,542$89,42367%
Fort Lewis, WA13,776$44,94916%

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Longwood, FL13,776$56,1635%
Middlesex, NJ13,766$81,42452%
Orangeburg, SC13,790$28,96746%
Crowley, TX13,762$64,83621%
Chippewa Falls, WI13,803$36,17032%
Fort Lewis, WA13,776$44,94916%
Source: The Fort Lewis, WA employment data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau.