Union Beach employment information

IndexUnion BeachNew JerseyNational
Income per capita$29,001$37,538$29,829
Median household income$66,596$73,702$55,322
Median income owner occupied$74,425$97,281$70,586
Median income renter occupied$42,167$42,169$35,192
Median earnings male$49,007$47,369$36,919
Median earnings female$26,453$32,116$26,250
Unemployment rate8.3%5.2%4.7%
Poverty level10.7%10.9%15.1%
The Union Beach, NJ 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 Union Beach is $29,001, which is 23% lower than than the New Jersey average and 3% lower than than the national average. The median household income is $66,596, which is 10% lower than than the New Jersey average and 20% higher than than the national average. The unemployment rate in Union Beach is 8%, which is 78% higher than than the national average. The poverty rate in Union Beach is 11% which is 29% lower than than the national average.

am i middle class

$Input your household income
$44,392$66,596$133,192
City
$49,129$73,702$147,404
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 Union Beach is 3% lower than the national average.
  • The median household income in Union Beach is 20% higher than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Union Beach is 78% higher than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Union Beach is 29% lower than the national average.

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Union Beach employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry16.1%3.9%
Manufacturing sector13.8%0.0%
Financial & insurance services2.5%10.9%
Wholesale & retail services22.9%21.8%
Public administration6.5%0.0%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities9.0%4.1%
Education, health & social services6.0%26.5%
Other21.6%30.5%

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City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Fair Haven, NJ6,033$161,131191%
Westfield, NJ30,438$150,486172%
Robertsville, NJ11,930$139,211152%
Little Silver, NJ5,922$137,652149%
Rumson, NJ6,878$135,089144%
Union Beach, NJ5,770$66,59620%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Prairie du Chien, WI5,771$39,45429%
Ware, MA5,771$41,64825%
Ulysses, KS5,768$54,1572%
Malone, NY5,768$40,14327%
Mount Carmel, PA5,773$32,45641%
Union Beach, NJ5,770$66,59620%
Source: The Union Beach, NJ employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).