Income/capita 41%
Household income 40%
Unemployment 5%
IndexThird WardCharlotteNorth Carolina
Income per capita$41,998$33,050$26,779
Median household income$77,602$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$47,412$36,948$32,737
Median earnings female$32,300$28,659$25,062
Unemployment rate4.4%6.1%5.1%
Poverty leveln/a15.8%16.8%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Third Ward is 41% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Third Ward is 40% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Third Ward is 5% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Third Ward is equal to the national average

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      Third Ward employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry0.0%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector9.7%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services23.9%7.8%
      Wholesale & retail services11.4%14.7%
      Public administration2.8%0.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities1.7%0.0%
      Education, health & social services10.3%33.4%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Weddington, NC10,254$125,966128%
      Tega Cay, SC9,026$120,346118%
      Huntersville, NC51,701$90,63364%
      Harrisburg, NC14,500$88,86561%
      Stallings, NC14,759$80,85846%
      Charlotte, NC808,834$55,5991%

      Cities with similar population

      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 Third Ward, Charlotte, NC employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).