Income/capita 11%
Household income 4%
Unemployment 33%
IndexWest Sugar CreekCharlotteNorth Carolina
Income per capita$26,663$33,050$26,779
Median household income$53,178$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$32,668$36,948$32,737
Median earnings female$30,920$28,659$25,062
Unemployment rate6.2%6.1%5.1%
Poverty leveln/a15.8%16.8%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in West Sugar Creek is 11% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in West Sugar Creek is 4% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in West Sugar Creek is 33% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in West Sugar Creek is equal to the national average

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      West Sugar Creek employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry7.2%1.7%
      Manufacturing sector12.8%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services13.1%19.0%
      Wholesale & retail services14.4%14.0%
      Public administration4.7%5.6%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities7.3%2.3%
      Education, health & social services2.6%36.9%

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      Davidson, NC12,076$109,90799%
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      Harrisburg, NC14,500$88,86561%
      Cornelius, NC27,426$86,35556%
      Charlotte, NC808,834$55,5991%

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      San Francisco, CA850,282$87,70159%
      Jacksonville, FL856,616$48,25613%
      Charlotte, NC808,834$55,5991%
      Source: The West Sugar Creek, Charlotte, NC employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).