Income/capita 41%
Household income 34%
Unemployment 116%
IndexCascade HeightsAtlantaGeorgia
Income per capita$17,696$38,686$26,678
Median household income$36,682$49,398$51,037
Median income owner occupied$0$83,708$65,914
Median income renter occupied$0$32,788$32,100
Median earnings male$25,680$41,092$34,871
Median earnings female$22,912$30,702$25,493
Unemployment rate10.0%6.7%5.3%
Poverty leveln/a24.0%17.8%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Cascade Heights is 41% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Cascade Heights is 34% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Cascade Heights is 116% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Cascade Heights is equal to the national average

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      Cascade Heights employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry11.0%0.6%
      Manufacturing sector7.2%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services2.7%6.0%
      Wholesale & retail services22.9%10.1%
      Public administration3.9%5.1%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities12.0%5.8%
      Education, health & social services9.8%29.5%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Avondale Estates, GA3,095$100,87182%
      Druid Hills, GA13,444$88,54260%
      Dunwoody, GA48,128$83,53851%
      Decatur, GA21,210$81,59847%
      Vinings, GA11,816$75,45136%
      Atlanta, GA456,378$49,39811%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Virginia Beach, VA449,733$67,71922%
      Colorado Springs, CO448,759$56,2272%
      Omaha, NE443,072$50,8278%
      Long Beach, CA469,793$55,1510%
      Mesa, AZ470,456$50,6159%
      Atlanta, GA456,378$49,39811%
      Source: The Cascade Heights, Atlanta, GA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).