Gauley Bridge employment information

IndexGauley BridgeWest VirginiaNational
Income per capita$16,329$23,237$28,555
Median household income$33,542$41,576$53,482
Median income owner occupied$45,000$49,643$68,142
Median income renter occupied$22,083$22,634$33,219
Median earnings male$30,114$34,030$36,116
Median earnings female$17,450$21,583$25,692
Unemployment rate11.8%4.4%5.8%
Poverty level19.9%18.1%15.6%

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  • The income per capita in Gauley Bridge is 43% lower than the national average.
  • The median household income in Gauley Bridge is 37% lower than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Gauley Bridge is 103% higher than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Gauley Bridge is 28% higher than the national average.

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Gauley Bridge median earnings by income bracket

Gauley Bridge employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry8.2%0.0%
Manufacturing sector4.5%2.6%
Financial & insurance services0.0%0.0%
Wholesale & retail services10.9%24.1%
Public administration15.5%7.8%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities8.2%0.0%
Education, health & social services3.6%53.4%

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Gauley Bridge, WV603$33,54237%

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Gauley Bridge, WV603$33,54237%
Source: The Gauley Bridge, WV employment data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau.