Income/capita 32%
Household income 24%
Unemployment 29%
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IndexMarlwoodCharlotteNorth Carolina
Income per capita$20,197$33,050$26,779
Median household income$41,909$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$30,478$36,948$32,737
Median earnings female$24,820$28,659$25,062
Unemployment rate3.3%6.1%5.1%
Poverty leveln/a15.8%16.8%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Marlwood is 32% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Marlwood is 24% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Marlwood is 29% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Marlwood is 100% lower than the national average

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      Marlwood employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry16.4%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector10.7%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services5.7%7.2%
      Wholesale & retail services12.5%14.8%
      Public administration5.9%2.6%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities10.9%2.4%
      Education, health & social services8.6%41.7%

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      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Marvin, NC6,056$185,862236.0%
      Weddington, NC10,254$125,966127.7%
      Wesley Chapel, NC8,217$103,43887.0%
      Harrisburg, NC14,500$88,86560.6%
      Stallings, NC14,759$80,85846.2%
      Charlotte, NC808,834$55,5990.5%

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      Fort Worth, TX815,930$54,8760.8%
      Columbus, OH837,038$47,15614.8%
      Winnipeg, MB775,440n/a 
      Indianapolis, IN846,674$43,10122.1%
      San Francisco, CA850,282$87,70158.5%
      Charlotte, NC808,834$55,5990.5%
      Source: The Marlwood, Charlotte, NC employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).