Mountain City employment information

IndexMountain CityTennesseeNational
Income per capita$16,143$24,811$28,555
Median household income$24,766$44,621$53,482
Median income owner occupied$33,300$56,400$68,142
Median income renter occupied$17,593$26,708$33,219
Median earnings male$20,660$32,151$36,116
Median earnings female$15,074$23,376$25,692
Unemployment rate6.0%5.8%5.8%
Poverty level31.7%17.8%15.6%

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  • The income per capita in Mountain City is 43% lower than the national average.
  • The median household income in Mountain City is 54% lower than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Mountain City is 2% higher than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Mountain City is 103% higher than the national average.

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Mountain City median earnings by income bracket

Mountain City employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry12.4%5.6%
Manufacturing sector10.7%0.5%
Financial & insurance services1.5%2.8%
Wholesale & retail services34.7%20.0%
Public administration9.1%10.0%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities5.0%3.3%
Education, health & social services12.4%38.7%

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City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Cove Creek, NC1,018$41,33323%
Damascus, VA796$23,90255%
Mountain City, TN2,611$24,76654%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Lake Wazeecha, WI2,611$63,38719%
Devola, OH2,612$63,62519%
Green Island, NY2,612$55,0003%
Mount Morris, NY2,610$35,13934%
Taft Heights, CA2,612$54,5052%
Mountain City, TN2,611$24,76654%
Source: The Mountain City, TN employment data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau.