Benton Heights employment information

IndexBenton HeightsMichiganNational
Income per capita$9,651$27,549$29,829
Median household income$27,520$50,803$55,322
Median income owner occupied$34,792$62,251$70,586
Median income renter occupied$17,950$28,598$35,192
Median earnings male$18,268$35,730$36,919
Median earnings female$15,268$22,948$26,250
Unemployment rate3.9%5.2%4.7%
Poverty level43.3%16.3%15.1%
The Benton Heights, MI 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 Benton Heights is $9,651, which is 65% lower than than the Michigan average and 68% lower than than the national average. The median household income is $27,520, which is 46% lower than than the Michigan average and 50% lower than than the national average. The unemployment rate in Benton Heights is 4%, which is 16% lower than than the national average. The poverty rate in Benton Heights is 43% which is 186% higher than than the national average.

am i middle class

$Input your household income
$18,344$27,520$55,040
City
$33,865$50,803$101,606
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 Benton Heights is 68% lower than the national average.
  • The median household income in Benton Heights is 50% lower than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Benton Heights is 16% lower than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Benton Heights is 186% higher than the national average.

Find Real Estate Listings In Benton Heights

Location
Price
Bedrooms
Bathrooms
 

New Real Estate Listings In Benton Heights

Compare Benton Heights, MI Employment To Other Cities

Employment status

Hours worked per week

Benton Heights median earnings by income bracket

Benton Heights employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry10.9%0.0%
Manufacturing sector36.6%4.8%
Financial & insurance services0.0%0.0%
Wholesale & retail services15.5%9.4%
Public administration1.6%0.0%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities3.1%0.6%
Education, health & social services9.2%33.6%
Other23.1%33.1%

Nearby cities with high median household income

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Shoreham, MI918$74,30634%
St. Joseph, MI8,307$55,8541%
Stevensville, MI1,235$50,9388%
Paw Paw Lake, MI3,725$50,6548%
Bridgman, MI2,220$47,39614%
Benton Heights, MI4,519$27,52050%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
West Hazleton, PA4,520$38,01831%
Castle Pines Village, CO4,518$221,071300%
Parker, FL4,521$46,19516%
Farmers Loop, AK4,517$100,51882%
Phoenix Lake, CA4,521$75,54237%
Benton Heights, MI4,519$27,52050%
Source: The Benton Heights, MI employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).