Watha employment information

IndexWathaNorth CarolinaNational
Income per capita$20,611$25,608$28,555
Median household income$46,667$46,693$53,482
Median income owner occupied$47,417$59,204$68,142
Median income renter occupied$29,375$29,260$33,219
Median earnings male$26,667$32,206$36,116
Median earnings female$32,917$24,378$25,692
Unemployment rate5.9%6.6%5.8%
Poverty level9.5%17.6%15.6%

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  • The income per capita in Watha is 28% lower than the national average.
  • The median household income in Watha is 13% lower than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Watha is 2% higher than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Watha is 39% lower than the national average.

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Watha median earnings by income bracket

Watha employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry13.3%0.0%
Manufacturing sector8.0%16.0%
Financial & insurance services0.0%2.0%
Wholesale & retail services28.0%44.0%
Public administration20.0%14.0%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities6.7%4.0%
Education, health & social services2.7%8.0%

Nearby cities with high median household income

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Rocky Point, NC1,901$46,98312%
Atkinson, NC319$46,04214%
St. Helena, NC362$42,25021%
Harrells, NC156$38,43828%
Wallace, NC3,953$34,25036%
Watha, NC275$46,66713%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Ouzinkie, AK275$39,00027%
Fair Oaks, OR275$105,67998%
Osgood, OH275$58,75010%
Gordon, AL275$17,81367%
Freedom, OK275$49,3758%
Watha, NC275$46,66713%
Source: The Watha, NC employment data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau.