Income/capita 44%
Household income 56%
Unemployment 26%
Income per capita$16,760$26,678$29,829
Median household income$24,155$51,037$55,322
Median income owner occupied$46,094$65,914$70,586
Median income renter occupied$17,500$32,100$35,192
Median earnings male$26,287$34,871$36,919
Median earnings female$17,216$25,493$26,250
Unemployment rate5.9%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level35.5%17.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Bowdon is 44% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Bowdon is 56% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Bowdon is 26% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Bowdon is 135% higher than the national average

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      Bowdon employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry6.3%3.6%
      Manufacturing sector26.3%0.9%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services13.2%12.2%
      Public administration7.9%0.9%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities8.5%2.8%
      Education, health & social services20.3%37.3%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Graham, AL232$68,52324%
      Bremen, GA6,257$55,6351%
      Roopville, GA350$50,7818%
      Ephesus, GA339$48,75012%
      Ranburne, AL455$48,39313%
      Bowdon, GA2,261$24,15556%

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      Brownsville, PA2,262$27,35951%
      Avilla, IN2,260$42,73823%
      Elmwood, IL2,262$57,2704%
      Nice, CA2,260$33,63539%
      Kamas, UT2,262$60,2369%
      Bowdon, GA2,261$24,15556%
      Source: The Bowdon, GA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).