Emerald Isle employment information

IndexEmerald IsleNorth CarolinaNational
Income per capita$40,499$26,779$29,829
Median household income$61,106$48,256$55,322
Median income owner occupied$64,726$61,102$70,586
Median income renter occupied$53,235$31,027$35,192
Median earnings male$38,750$32,737$36,919
Median earnings female$35,089$25,062$26,250
Unemployment rate3.9%5.1%4.7%
Poverty level8.7%16.8%15.1%
The Emerald Isle, NC employment information can be a key indicator when searching for a new job. A good indicator of the strength of the job market is the income per capita and the median household income. The income per capita in Emerald Isle is $40,499, which is 51% higher than than the North Carolina average and 36% higher than than the national average. The median household income is $61,106, which is 27% higher than than the North Carolina average and 10% higher than than the national average. The unemployment rate in Emerald Isle is 4%, which is 17% lower than than the national average. The poverty rate in Emerald Isle is 9% which is 42% lower than than the national average.

am i middle class

$Input your household income
$40,733$61,106$122,212
City
$32,167$48,256$96,512
State
$36,877$55,322$110,644
Nation
According to the PEW research center, the middle class is defined as a range from two thirds (2/3) of the median household income to a multiple of two (2) times the median household income. Displayed above are the city, state and national median household income averages. Simply enter your median household income to determine if your income falls into the middle class or if your household income is considered upper or lower class.

Did you know?

  • The income per capita in Emerald Isle is 36% higher than the national average.
  • The median household income in Emerald Isle is 10% higher than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Emerald Isle is 17% lower than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Emerald Isle is 42% lower than the national average.

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Emerald Isle employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry14.2%6.6%
Manufacturing sector4.5%0.5%
Financial & insurance services3.8%3.1%
Wholesale & retail services14.4%12.4%
Public administration9.2%5.2%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities2.0%0.6%
Education, health & social services16.4%41.3%
Other34.3%27.4%

Nearby cities with high median household income

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Indian Beach, NC205$82,25049%
Cedar Point, NC1,393$78,75042%
Cape Carteret, NC2,267$72,30831%
Pine Knoll Shores, NC1,420$69,68826%
Bogue, NC737$56,8753%
Emerald Isle, NC3,709$61,10610%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Narragansett Pier, RI3,708$62,05812%
Rayville, LA3,708$21,64761%
Humboldt Hill, CA3,710$55,0760%
Whitesboro, NY3,711$42,34723%
St. Charles, MN3,707$59,8158%
Emerald Isle, NC3,709$61,10610%
Source: The Emerald Isle, NC employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).