Income/capita 10%
Household income 8%
Unemployment 1%
Income per capita$26,820$26,678$29,829
Median household income$50,707$51,037$55,322
Median income owner occupied$82,011$65,914$70,586
Median income renter occupied$41,518$32,100$35,192
Median earnings male$25,946$34,871$36,919
Median earnings female$31,102$25,493$26,250
Unemployment rate4.7%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level28.8%17.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Chamblee is 10% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Chamblee is 8% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Chamblee is 1% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Chamblee is 91% higher than the national average

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      Chamblee employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry23.9%1.4%
      Manufacturing sector4.5%0.2%
      Financial & insurance services3.1%5.5%
      Wholesale & retail services12.5%11.3%
      Public administration2.3%5.3%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities5.3%3.0%
      Education, health & social services7.1%23.0%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Berkeley Lake, GA1,924$120,795118%
      Johns Creek, GA82,930$107,17694%
      Avondale Estates, GA3,095$100,87182%
      Alpharetta, GA63,013$93,61369%
      Druid Hills, GA13,444$88,54260%
      Chamblee, GA27,862$50,7078%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Fredericksburg, VA27,853$53,9802%
      Dodge City, KS27,875$45,96317%
      Glen Ellyn, IL27,894$101,96784%
      Fortuna Foothills, AZ27,826$49,42211%
      Fountain, CO27,817$59,4978%
      Chamblee, GA27,862$50,7078%
      Source: The Chamblee, GA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).