Prospect Park employment information

IndexProspect ParkNew JerseyNational
Income per capita$22,001$36,359$28,555
Median household income$54,241$72,062$53,482
Median income owner occupied$69,469$94,365$68,142
Median income renter occupied$35,391$41,062$33,219
Median earnings male$31,094$47,106$36,116
Median earnings female$23,169$32,292$25,692
Unemployment rate9.9%6.4%5.8%
Poverty level13.7%10.7%15.6%

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  • The income per capita in Prospect Park is 23% lower than the national average.
  • The median household income in Prospect Park is 1% higher than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Prospect Park is 70% higher than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Prospect Park is 12% lower than the national average.

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Prospect Park median earnings by income bracket

Prospect Park employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry4.3%0.6%
Manufacturing sector23.0%0.0%
Financial & insurance services1.6%0.6%
Wholesale & retail services19.1%24.1%
Public administration4.8%3.5%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities17.0%1.7%
Education, health & social services6.8%42.2%

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Prospect Park, NJ5,915$54,2411%

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Greenville, PA5,919$35,48134%
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Prospect Park, NJ5,915$54,2411%
Source: The Prospect Park, NJ employment data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau.