Southport employment information

IndexSouthportNorth CarolinaNational
Income per capita$25,262$25,608$28,555
Median household income$41,410$46,693$53,482
Median income owner occupied$65,968$59,204$68,142
Median income renter occupied$19,460$29,260$33,219
Median earnings male$29,099$32,206$36,116
Median earnings female$16,386$24,378$25,692
Unemployment rate2.4%6.6%5.8%
Poverty level16.3%17.6%15.6%

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  • The income per capita in Southport is 12% lower than the national average.
  • The median household income in Southport is 23% lower than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Southport is 58% lower than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Southport is 4% higher than the national average.

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Southport median earnings by income bracket

Southport employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry21.4%0.0%
Manufacturing sector9.9%0.0%
Financial & insurance services1.1%4.3%
Wholesale & retail services4.7%16.9%
Public administration1.4%0.0%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities15.8%1.4%
Education, health & social services12.0%54.5%

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City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Bald Head Island, NC179$96,00079%
St. James, NC3,704$89,51967%
Caswell Beach, NC450$74,21939%
Kure Beach, NC2,388$73,97738%
Myrtle Grove, NC9,030$69,02829%
Southport, NC3,032$41,41023%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Niantic, CT3,032$70,98233%
Mount Morris, MI3,032$18,43866%
Genoa City, WI3,032$65,42522%
Moosup, CT3,032$52,7831%
Village of Grosse Pointe Shores, MI3,031$140,048162%
Southport, NC3,032$41,41023%
Source: The Southport, NC employment data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau.