Income/capita 34%
Household income 42%
Unemployment 10%
Income per capita$19,824$26,678$29,829
Median household income$32,263$51,037$55,322
Median income owner occupied$46,771$65,914$70,586
Median income renter occupied$19,961$32,100$35,192
Median earnings male$25,540$34,871$36,919
Median earnings female$26,694$25,493$26,250
Unemployment rate4.2%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level35.2%17.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Cochran is 34% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Cochran is 42% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Cochran is 10% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Cochran is 133% higher than the national average

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      Cochran employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry17.7%1.8%
      Manufacturing sector11.7%7.7%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%1.2%
      Wholesale & retail services15.6%24.7%
      Public administration5.1%7.1%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities1.1%0.0%
      Education, health & social services22.2%35.5%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Montrose, GA260$43,75021%
      Hawkinsville, GA5,504$39,84528%
      Eastman, GA5,315$31,93542%
      Allentown, GA191$27,25051%
      Empire, GA419$25,41754%
      Cochran, GA4,901$32,26342%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Brent, AL4,902$34,27338%
      Edenton, NC4,900$27,03751%
      Highlands, NJ4,900$61,48711%
      Big Pine Key, FL4,902$59,5008%
      Eagleton Village, TN4,902$39,56328%
      Cochran, GA4,901$32,26342%
      Source: The Cochran, GA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).