Birch Bay employment information

IndexBirch BayWashingtonNational
Income per capita$29,068$32,999$29,829
Median household income$54,156$62,848$55,322
Median income owner occupied$60,907$79,796$70,586
Median income renter occupied$39,211$41,061$35,192
Median earnings male$35,584$41,953$36,919
Median earnings female$28,634$27,576$26,250
Unemployment rate9.0%4.3%4.7%
Poverty level18.6%12.7%15.1%
The Birch Bay, WA 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 Birch Bay is $29,068, which is 12% lower than than the Washington average and 3% lower than than the national average. The median household income is $54,156, which is 14% lower than than the Washington average and 2% lower than than the national average. The unemployment rate in Birch Bay is 9%, which is 93% higher than than the national average. The poverty rate in Birch Bay is 19% which is 23% higher than than the national average.

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$36,100$54,156$108,312
City
$41,894$62,848$125,696
State
$36,877$55,322$110,644
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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 Birch Bay is 3% lower than the national average.
  • The median household income in Birch Bay is 2% lower than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Birch Bay is 93% higher than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Birch Bay is 23% higher than the national average.

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Birch Bay employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry6.4%0.0%
Manufacturing sector20.1%0.8%
Financial & insurance services0.0%3.8%
Wholesale & retail services9.7%27.0%
Public administration6.9%1.3%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities8.3%5.8%
Education, health & social services7.1%31.4%
Other35.8%19.0%

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Ferndale, WA12,666$56,8593%
Bellingham, WA84,462$44,44120%
Birch Bay, WA8,107$54,1562%

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London, KY8,111$33,66539%
Lugoff, SC8,103$60,96010%
Abingdon, VA8,117$35,36336%
Birch Bay, WA8,107$54,1562%
Source: The Birch Bay, WA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).