Income/capita 68%
Household income 41%
Unemployment 42%
IndexGovernor's SquareCharlotteNorth Carolina
Income per capita$50,083$33,050$26,779
Median household income$78,071$55,599$48,256
Median income owner occupied$0$77,185$61,102
Median income renter occupied$0$38,174$31,027
Median earnings male$66,302$36,948$32,737
Median earnings female$38,750$28,659$25,062
Unemployment rate2.7%6.1%5.1%
Poverty leveln/a15.8%16.8%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Governor's Square is 68% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Governor's Square is 41% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Governor's Square is 42% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Governor's Square is equal to the national average

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      Governor's Square employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry0.0%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector3.4%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services27.1%9.0%
      Wholesale & retail services23.2%28.2%
      Public administration4.8%0.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities0.0%0.0%
      Education, health & social services3.4%31.2%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Marvin, NC6,056$185,862236%
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      Tega Cay, SC9,026$120,346118%
      Wesley Chapel, NC8,217$103,43887%
      Harrisburg, NC14,500$88,86561%
      Charlotte, NC808,834$55,5991%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Fort Worth, TX815,930$54,8761%
      Columbus, OH837,038$47,15615%
      Indianapolis, IN846,674$43,10122%
      San Francisco, CA850,282$87,70159%
      Jacksonville, FL856,616$48,25613%
      Charlotte, NC808,834$55,5991%
      Source: The Governor's Square, Charlotte, NC employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).