Union employment information

IndexUnionWest VirginiaNational
Income per capita$16,594$23,237$28,555
Median household income$33,068$41,576$53,482
Median income owner occupied$42,778$49,643$68,142
Median income renter occupied$11,477$22,634$33,219
Median earnings male$24,375$34,030$36,116
Median earnings female$16,458$21,583$25,692
Unemployment rate2.3%4.4%5.8%
Poverty level28.7%18.1%15.6%

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  • The income per capita in Union is 42% lower than the national average.
  • The median household income in Union is 38% lower than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Union is 61% lower than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Union is 84% higher than the national average.

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Union median earnings by income bracket

Union employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry4.0%0.0%
Manufacturing sector22.6%7.1%
Financial & insurance services0.0%3.5%
Wholesale & retail services17.7%3.5%
Public administration0.0%2.4%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities6.5%0.0%
Education, health & social services2.4%41.2%

Nearby cities with high median household income

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Fairlea, WV2,047$38,08829%
Peterstown, WV442$35,20834%
Ronceverte, WV1,644$34,40536%
White Sulphur Springs, WV2,504$28,40047%
Alderson, WV990$24,58354%
Union, WV647$33,06838%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Meyers Lake, OH647$57,5008%
Brent, OK647$49,0008%
Summertown, TN647$38,33328%
Holdingford, MN647$54,2671%
San Ardo, CA647$42,33321%
Union, WV647$33,06838%
Source: The Union, WV employment data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau.