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Household income NAT. AVG.
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Unemployment NAT. AVG.
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IndexBelmontNorth CarolinaNational
Income per capita$41,315$26,779$29,829
Median household income$73,968$48,256$55,322
Median income owner occupied$98,800$61,102$70,586
Median income renter occupied$42,849$31,027$35,192
Median earnings male$49,080$32,737$36,919
Median earnings female$36,275$25,062$26,250
Unemployment rate3.1%5.1%4.7%
Poverty level14.5%16.8%15.1%
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Key findings

  • The income per capita in Belmont is 39% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Belmont is 34% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Belmont is 34% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Belmont is 4% lower than the national average

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      $49,307 $73,968 $147,936
      City
      $32,167 $48,256 $96,512
      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.

      Belmont median earnings by income bracket

      Belmont employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry7.2%7.2%
      Manufacturing sector19.3%19.3%
      Financial & insurance services5.5%5.5%
      Wholesale & retail services7.4%7.4%
      Public administration3.8%3.8%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities9.4%9.4%
      Education, health & social services11.4%11.4%
      Other31.7%31.7%

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      City Population Household Income National Avg.
      Tega Cay, SC10,834$125,847127.5%
      Lake Wylie, SC14,091$103,54887.2%
      Lowesville, NC3,180$100,91782.4%
      Huntersville, NC57,288$100,78982.2%
      India Hook, SC3,762$92,82467.8%
      Belmont, NC12,292$73,96833.7%

      Cities with similar population

      City Population Household Income National Avg.
      West Plains, MO12,290$37,15432.8%
      Viera East, FL12,284$74,04533.8%
      Cambridge, MD12,300$39,06329.4%
      Beatrice, NE12,282$42,10323.9%
      Waconia, MN12,281$100,58381.8%
      Belmont, NC12,292$73,96833.7%
      Source: The Belmont, NC employment data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).