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Income/capita 44%
Household income 46%
Unemployment 42%
IndexFairmountGeorgiaNational
Income per capita$16,716$26,678$29,829
Median household income$29,609$51,037$55,322
Median income owner occupied$39,167$65,914$70,586
Median income renter occupied$24,345$32,100$35,192
Median earnings male$25,179$34,871$36,919
Median earnings female$15,341$25,493$26,250
Unemployment rate6.6%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level19.4%17.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Fairmount is 44% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Fairmount is 46% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Fairmount is 42% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Fairmount is 28% higher than the national average

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      $Input your household income
      $19,737$29,609$59,218
      City
      $34,021$51,037$102,074
      State
      $36,877$55,322$110,644
      Nation
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      Fairmount median earnings by income bracket

      Fairmount employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry18.2%5.8%
      Manufacturing sector28.5%14.9%
      Financial & insurance services0.8%1.7%
      Wholesale & retail services7.4%26.4%
      Public administration2.1%1.7%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities9.1%0.0%
      Education, health & social services0.8%14.0%
      Other32.2%41.3%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Canton, GA25,022$55,1950%
      Talking Rock, GA85$51,2507%
      Adairsville, GA4,740$44,31420%
      White, GA680$39,75028%
      Waleska, GA675$39,06329%
      Fairmount, GA928$29,60946%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Brandon, WI928$61,04210%
      Mountain Gate, CA928$33,54239%
      Milo, IA928$58,2505%
      Marion, TX927$43,75021%
      Glandorf, OH927$76,00037%
      Fairmount, GA928$29,60946%
      Source: The Fairmount, GA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).