Silver City employment information

IndexSilver CityNorth CarolinaNational
Income per capita$14,280$25,608$28,555
Median household income$24,457$46,693$53,482
Median income owner occupied$33,090$59,204$68,142
Median income renter occupied$22,750$29,260$33,219
Median earnings male$32,623$32,206$36,116
Median earnings female$20,833$24,378$25,692
Unemployment rate5.0%6.6%5.8%
Poverty level32.8%17.6%15.6%

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  • The income per capita in Silver City is 50% lower than the national average.
  • The median household income in Silver City is 54% lower than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Silver City is 15% lower than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Silver City is 110% higher than the national average.

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Silver City median earnings by income bracket

Silver City employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry0.0%0.0%
Manufacturing sector46.3%0.0%
Financial & insurance services0.0%0.0%
Wholesale & retail services12.0%41.8%
Public administration0.0%6.8%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities8.0%0.0%
Education, health & social services18.3%51.4%

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Rockfish, NC3,738$60,62513%
Pinebluff, NC1,342$50,5565%
Silver City, NC977$24,45754%

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Pentwater, MI977$42,93820%
Peach Springs, AZ977$36,25032%
Martin's Additions, MD977$246,875362%
White Deer, TX977$64,18520%
Southwest City, MO977$29,53745%
Silver City, NC977$24,45754%
Source: The Silver City, NC employment data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau.