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Income/capita 40%
Household income 23%
Unemployment 46%
IndexBethlehemGeorgiaNational
Income per capita$17,992$26,678$29,829
Median household income$42,500$51,037$55,322
Median income owner occupied$45,268$65,914$70,586
Median income renter occupied$21,750$32,100$35,192
Median earnings male$30,000$34,871$36,919
Median earnings female$25,833$25,493$26,250
Unemployment rate2.5%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level20.7%17.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Bethlehem is 40% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Bethlehem is 23% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Bethlehem is 46% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Bethlehem is 37% higher than the national average

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      $28,330$42,500$85,000
      City
      $34,021$51,037$102,074
      State
      $36,877$55,322$110,644
      Nation
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      Bethlehem median earnings by income bracket

      Bethlehem employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry27.7%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector14.9%3.2%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%3.8%
      Wholesale & retail services13.8%12.7%
      Public administration11.7%1.3%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities5.9%5.1%
      Education, health & social services1.6%33.5%
      Other23.4%36.1%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Braselton, GA8,409$90,28463%
      Grayson, GA3,008$84,51453%
      North High Shoals, GA848$78,54242%
      Between, GA275$63,90616%
      Hoschton, GA1,782$59,9318%
      Bethlehem, GA782$42,50023%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Shindler, SD782$98,43878%
      Van Horne, IA782$57,6924%
      Bergholz, OH782$41,09426%
      Loudon, NH782$67,27922%
      Akutan, AK782$24,46456%
      Bethlehem, GA782$42,50023%
      Source: The Bethlehem, GA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).