Prospect employment information

IndexProspectNorth CarolinaNational
Income per capita$18,165$25,608$28,555
Median household income$27,766$46,693$53,482
Median income owner occupied$29,609$59,204$68,142
Median income renter occupied$9,557$29,260$33,219
Median earnings male$40,667$32,206$36,116
Median earnings female$23,512$24,378$25,692
Unemployment rate4.0%6.6%5.8%
Poverty level35.8%17.6%15.6%

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  • The income per capita in Prospect is 36% lower than the national average.
  • The median household income in Prospect is 48% lower than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Prospect is 32% lower than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Prospect is 129% higher than the national average.

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Prospect median earnings by income bracket

Prospect employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry0.0%0.0%
Manufacturing sector34.1%11.9%
Financial & insurance services0.0%0.0%
Wholesale & retail services0.0%0.0%
Public administration33.3%0.0%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities10.1%15.6%
Education, health & social services0.0%52.3%

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City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Barker Ten Mile, NC895$72,34835%
Raynham, NC66$45,31315%
Wagram, NC804$37,50030%
Parkton, NC597$37,18830%
Lumber Bridge, NC89$35,62533%
Prospect, NC855$27,76648%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Livingston, IL855$42,98120%
Elkhorn City, KY855$26,61850%
West Cape May, NJ855$46,66713%
Millers Falls, MA855$54,1071%
Schoharie, NY855$36,43832%
Prospect, NC855$27,76648%
Source: The Prospect, NC employment data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau.