St. Joseph employment information

IndexSt. JosephLouisianaNational
Income per capita$10,010$25,515$29,829
Median household income$16,515$45,652$55,322
Median income owner occupied$19,524$59,392$70,586
Median income renter occupied$15,081$27,113$35,192
Median earnings male$13,654$38,087$36,919
Median earnings female$15,417$22,909$26,250
Unemployment rate6.1%4.6%4.7%
Poverty level34.5%19.7%15.1%
The St. Joseph, LA employment information can be a key indicator when searching for a new job. A good indicator of the strength of the job market is the income per capita and the median household income. The income per capita in St. Joseph is $10,010, which is 61% lower than than the Louisiana average and 66% lower than than the national average. The median household income is $16,515, which is 64% lower than than the Louisiana average and 70% lower than than the national average. The unemployment rate in St. Joseph is 6%, which is 30% higher than than the national average. The poverty rate in St. Joseph is 35% which is 128% higher than than the national average.

am i middle class

$Input your household income
$11,008$16,515$33,030
City
$30,431$45,652$91,304
State
$36,877$55,322$110,644
Nation
According to the PEW research center, the middle class is defined as a range from two thirds (2/3) of the median household income to a multiple of two (2) times the median household income. Displayed above are the city, state and national median household income averages. Simply enter your median household income to determine if your income falls into the middle class or if your household income is considered upper or lower class.

Did you know?

  • The income per capita in St. Joseph is 66% lower than the national average.
  • The median household income in St. Joseph is 70% lower than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in St. Joseph is 30% higher than the national average.
  • The poverty level in St. Joseph is 128% higher than the national average.

Find Real Estate Listings In St. Joseph

Location
Price
Bedrooms
Bathrooms
 

New Real Estate Listings In St. Joseph

Compare St. Joseph, LA Employment To Other Cities

Employment status

Hours worked per week

St. Joseph median earnings by income bracket

St. Joseph employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry8.0%2.6%
Manufacturing sector0.0%18.4%
Financial & insurance services0.0%0.0%
Wholesale & retail services34.8%19.4%
Public administration8.9%10.2%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities7.1%1.0%
Education, health & social services0.0%40.3%
Other41.1%21.9%

Nearby cities with high median household income

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Spokane, LA253$105,62591%
Newellton, LA1,274$20,71463%
Fayette, MS1,491$19,46465%
Waterproof, LA790$17,76868%
Alcorn State University, MS736$0100%
St. Joseph, LA961$16,51570%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Jefferson Heights, NY961$50,9388%
Farmington, IA961$37,25033%
Plymouth, CA961$41,75025%
Grant, AL961$52,9174%
Pomona, KS961$40,20827%
St. Joseph, LA961$16,51570%
Source: The St. Joseph, LA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).