Income/capita 41%
Household income 22%
Unemployment 54%
IndexWestchesterCharlotteNorth Carolina
Income per capita$17,489$33,050$26,779
Median household income$43,153$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$26,418$36,948$32,737
Median earnings female$23,552$28,659$25,062
Unemployment rate7.2%6.1%5.1%
Poverty leveln/a15.8%16.8%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Westchester is 41% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Westchester is 22% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Westchester is 54% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Westchester is equal to the national average

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      Westchester employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry12.4%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector10.0%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services3.4%4.1%
      Wholesale & retail services15.5%10.2%
      Public administration1.8%3.5%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities13.1%5.9%
      Education, health & social services4.2%28.7%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Huntersville, NC51,701$90,63364%
      Cornelius, NC27,426$86,35556%
      Stallings, NC14,759$80,85846%
      Lake Wylie, SC11,472$77,29840%
      Matthews, NC30,054$75,20536%
      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 Westchester, Charlotte, NC employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).