Shinnston employment information

IndexShinnstonWest VirginiaNational
Income per capita$22,594$23,237$28,555
Median household income$37,028$41,576$53,482
Median income owner occupied$54,688$49,643$68,142
Median income renter occupied$21,453$22,634$33,219
Median earnings male$33,315$34,030$36,116
Median earnings female$16,389$21,583$25,692
Unemployment rate5.8%4.4%5.8%
Poverty level20.4%18.1%15.6%

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  • The income per capita in Shinnston is 21% lower than the national average.
  • The median household income in Shinnston is 31% lower than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Shinnston is equal to the national average.
  • The poverty level in Shinnston is 31% higher than the national average.

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Shinnston median earnings by income bracket

Shinnston employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry17.2%0.0%
Manufacturing sector12.0%0.0%
Financial & insurance services1.2%5.4%
Wholesale & retail services11.6%14.1%
Public administration4.0%10.8%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities12.3%5.4%
Education, health & social services8.8%41.2%

Nearby cities with high median household income

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Bridgeport, WV8,316$80,24050%
Rachel, WV283$69,03429%
White Hall, WV624$67,01925%
Hepzibah, WV596$63,12518%
Galloway, WV191$60,20813%
Shinnston, WV2,476$37,02831%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Park View, IA2,476$53,4060%
Fairlawn, VA2,476$47,45011%
South Congaree, SC2,475$46,25014%
Dogtown, CA2,475$68,28128%
Hudson, CO2,475$48,39310%
Shinnston, WV2,476$37,02831%
Source: The Shinnston, WV employment data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau.