Peterstown employment information

IndexPeterstownWest VirginiaNational
Income per capita$19,783$23,237$28,555
Median household income$35,208$41,576$53,482
Median income owner occupied$43,571$49,643$68,142
Median income renter occupied$17,955$22,634$33,219
Median earnings male$31,667$34,030$36,116
Median earnings female$22,375$21,583$25,692
Unemployment rate1.9%4.4%5.8%
Poverty level15.6%18.1%15.6%

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  • The income per capita in Peterstown is 31% lower than the national average.
  • The median household income in Peterstown is 34% lower than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Peterstown is 67% lower than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Peterstown is equal to the national average.

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Peterstown median earnings by income bracket

Peterstown employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry16.0%0.0%
Manufacturing sector26.6%0.0%
Financial & insurance services0.0%0.0%
Wholesale & retail services9.6%21.1%
Public administration3.2%0.0%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities12.8%6.7%
Education, health & social services2.1%56.7%

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Pembroke, VA1,298$42,56620%
Rich Creek, VA716$37,86529%
Peterstown, WV442$35,20834%

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Beaverdam, OH442$42,89520%
Hester, LA442$95,56879%
Sarita, TX442$36,14632%
Traskwood, AR442$46,98912%
Glenbeulah, WI442$55,4464%
Peterstown, WV442$35,20834%
Source: The Peterstown, WV employment data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau.