Income/capita 31%
Household income 32%
Unemployment 97%
Income per capita$20,656$15,562$27,549
Median household income$37,824$26,249$50,803
Median income owner occupied$0$38,453$62,251
Median income renter occupied$0$17,899$28,598
Median earnings male$18,076$21,490$35,730
Median earnings female$23,968$19,089$22,948
Unemployment rate9.2%11.9%5.2%
Poverty leveln/a39.4%16.3%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Aviation is 31% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Aviation is 32% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Aviation is 97% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Aviation is equal to the national average

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      Aviation median earnings by income bracket

      Aviation employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry0.0%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector7.4%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%5.5%
      Wholesale & retail services9.4%17.4%
      Public administration22.4%10.6%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities14.0%2.6%
      Education, health & social services7.8%24.6%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Franklin, MI3,262$150,250172%
      Huntington Woods, MI6,330$121,528120%
      Grosse Pointe Farms, MI9,265$119,500116%
      Bingham Farms, MI1,112$113,333105%
      Birmingham, MI20,653$112,545103%
      Detroit, MI683,443$26,24953%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      El Paso, TX678,058$43,32222%
      Seattle, WA668,849$74,45835%
      Denver, CO663,303$56,2582%
      Washington, DC659,009$72,93532%
      Boston, MA658,279$58,5166%
      Detroit, MI683,443$26,24953%
      Source: The Aviation, Detroit, MI employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).