Income/capita NAT. AVG.
Household income NAT. AVG.
Unemployment NAT. AVG.
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Income per capita$57,388$37,756$29,829
Median household income$146,953$76,067$55,322
Median income owner occupied$149,792$95,994$70,586
Median income renter occupied$91,719$47,333$35,192
Median earnings male$86,178$46,495$36,919
Median earnings female$75,510$35,612$26,250
Unemployment rate2.3%4.5%4.7%
Poverty level1.7%9.9%15.1%

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Key findings

  • The income per capita in Fairwood is 92% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Fairwood is 166% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Fairwood is 50% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Fairwood is 89% lower than the national average

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      $97,958 $146,953 $293,906
      $50,706 $76,067 $152,134
      $36,877 $55,322 $110,644
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      Fairwood employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry3.0%3.5%
      Manufacturing sector1.3%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services2.0%4.4%
      Wholesale & retail services4.7%3.8%
      Public administration19.5%24.2%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities7.7%6.6%
      Education, health & social services16.6%26.4%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City Population Household Income National Avg.
      Arden on the Severn, MD2,615$129,545134.2%
      Severna Park, MD38,514$128,845132.9%
      Mayo, MD9,048$126,534128.7%
      Annapolis Neck, MD10,649$125,741127.3%
      Riva, MD3,891$123,750123.7%
      Fairwood, MD5,756$146,953165.6%

      Cities with similar population

      City Population Household Income National Avg.
      Holdenville, OK5,756$31,40043.2%
      Waynesboro, GA5,755$26,30352.5%
      Marlow Heights, MD5,755$53,5613.2%
      Lewisburg, PA5,757$43,21421.9%
      Delano, MN5,754$78,11441.2%
      Fairwood, MD5,756$146,953165.6%
      Source: The Fairwood, MD employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).