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Income/capita 41%
Household income 18%
Unemployment 69%
IndexBuckheadGeorgiaNational
Income per capita$17,534$26,678$29,829
Median household income$45,625$51,037$55,322
Median income owner occupied$43,750$65,914$70,586
Median income renter occupied$0$32,100$35,192
Median earnings male$25,714$34,871$36,919
Median earnings female$13,750$25,493$26,250
Unemployment rate7.9%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level24.5%17.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Buckhead is 41% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Buckhead is 18% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Buckhead is 69% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Buckhead is 62% higher than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $30,413$45,625$91,250
      City
      $34,021$51,037$102,074
      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.

      Buckhead median earnings by income bracket

      Buckhead employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry8.0%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector42.0%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services0.0%5.7%
      Public administration30.0%0.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities4.0%0.0%
      Education, health & social services2.0%62.9%
      Other14.0%2.9%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Maxeys, GA348$65,41718%
      Madison, GA4,010$53,2264%
      Bostwick, GA383$51,5977%
      Shady Dale, GA306$40,55627%
      Rutledge, GA924$40,23427%
      Buckhead, GA200$45,62518%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Kensal, ND200$50,00010%
      Hickory Valley, TN200$0100%
      Kunkle, OH200$16,44470%
      Millersburg, MI200$30,83344%
      Montrose, MS200$0100%
      Buckhead, GA200$45,62518%
      Source: The Buckhead, GA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).