Brookhaven employment information

IndexBrookhavenMississippiNational
Income per capita$17,931$21,651$29,829
Median household income$30,036$40,528$55,322
Median income owner occupied$43,465$50,403$70,586
Median income renter occupied$17,579$24,844$35,192
Median earnings male$30,574$31,665$36,919
Median earnings female$20,327$22,259$26,250
Unemployment rate4.9%5.5%4.7%
Poverty level31.0%22.3%15.1%
The Brookhaven, MS 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 Brookhaven is $17,931, which is 17% lower than than the Mississippi average and 40% lower than than the national average. The median household income is $30,036, which is 26% lower than than the Mississippi average and 46% lower than than the national average. The unemployment rate in Brookhaven is 5%, which is 6% higher than than the national average. The poverty rate in Brookhaven is 31% which is 105% higher than than the national average.

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$Input your household income
$20,021$30,036$60,072
City
$27,015$40,528$81,056
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 Brookhaven is 40% lower than the national average.
  • The median household income in Brookhaven is 46% lower than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Brookhaven is 6% higher than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Brookhaven is 105% higher than the national average.

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Brookhaven median earnings by income bracket

Brookhaven employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry9.3%1.1%
Manufacturing sector7.9%5.6%
Financial & insurance services3.4%2.5%
Wholesale & retail services27.7%17.0%
Public administration4.5%3.8%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities3.7%3.0%
Education, health & social services14.0%48.2%
Other28.6%21.8%

Nearby cities with high median household income

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Wesson, MS2,295$51,3257%
Beauregard, MS381$37,39632%
Brookhaven, MS12,418$30,03646%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Lakeland North, WA12,420$74,17634%
Elk City, OK12,426$58,3635%
Lakeland Highlands, FL12,426$84,93054%
Abbeville, LA12,408$29,76546%
Ottawa, KS12,433$42,40423%
Brookhaven, MS12,418$30,03646%
Source: The Brookhaven, MS employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).