Empire employment information

IndexEmpireLouisianaNational
Income per capita$15,035$25,515$29,829
Median household income$22,813$45,652$55,322
Median income owner occupied$22,177$59,392$70,586
Median income renter occupied$0$27,113$35,192
Median earnings male$26,375$38,087$36,919
Median earnings female$14,828$22,909$26,250
Unemployment rate1.6%4.6%4.7%
Poverty level30.0%19.7%15.1%
The Empire, LA 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 Empire is $15,035, which is 41% lower than than the Louisiana average and 50% lower than than the national average. The median household income is $22,813, which is 50% lower than than the Louisiana average and 59% lower than than the national average. The unemployment rate in Empire is 2%, which is 65% lower than than the national average. The poverty rate in Empire is 30% which is 99% higher than than the national average.

am i middle class

$Input your household income
$15,207$22,813$45,626
City
$30,431$45,652$91,304
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 Empire is 50% lower than the national average.
  • The median household income in Empire is 59% lower than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Empire is 65% lower than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Empire is 99% higher than the national average.

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Empire median earnings by income bracket

Empire employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry5.6%0.0%
Manufacturing sector15.1%48.2%
Financial & insurance services0.0%0.0%
Wholesale & retail services2.2%33.8%
Public administration0.0%7.9%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities18.4%2.9%
Education, health & social services3.9%17.3%
Other54.7%28.1%

Nearby cities with high median household income

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Buras, LA1,003$49,45811%
Venice, LA214$48,75012%
Port Sulphur, LA2,041$30,79944%
Triumph, LA261$30,44645%
Boothville, LA902$29,79846%
Empire, LA926$22,81359%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
North Tunica, MS926$0100%
Whitehall, MT926$36,74234%
Abbottstown, PA926$59,0287%
Clarks, LA926$23,08058%
Mooresburg, TN926$42,12524%
Empire, LA926$22,81359%
Source: The Empire, LA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).