Income/capita 330%
Household income 352%
Unemployment 47%
IndexChevy Chase townMarylandNational
Income per capita$128,316$37,756$29,829
Median household income$250,001$76,067$55,322
Median income owner occupied$250,001$95,994$70,586
Median income renter occupied$162,083$47,333$35,192
Median earnings male$159,200$46,495$36,919
Median earnings female$82,708$35,612$26,250
Unemployment rate2.5%4.5%4.7%
Poverty level1.0%9.9%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Chevy Chase town is 330% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Chevy Chase town is 352% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Chevy Chase town is 47% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Chevy Chase town is 93% lower than the national average

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      Chevy Chase town employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry2.6%0.7%
      Manufacturing sector3.9%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services7.9%3.0%
      Wholesale & retail services2.3%4.8%
      Public administration16.7%14.7%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities0.7%0.0%
      Education, health & social services15.2%23.8%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Chevy Chase Section Five, MD641$250,001352%
      Somerset, MD1,215$250,001352%
      Chevy Chase Village, MD2,030$250,001352%
      Martin's Additions, MD912$250,001352%
      Chevy Chase Section Three, MD733$245,625344%
      Chevy Chase town, MD2,948$250,001352%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Norco, LA2,948$64,37516%
      Pearl Beach, MI2,948$66,81721%
      Wellton, AZ2,947$45,49218%
      Washoe Valley, NV2,950$78,56542%
      Edgecliff Village, TX2,950$72,66331%
      Chevy Chase town, MD2,948$250,001352%
      Source: The Chevy Chase town, MD employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).