Income/capita 34%
Household income 66%
Unemployment 34%
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Income per capita$39,986$32,999$29,829
Median household income$92,020$62,848$55,322
Median income owner occupied$108,187$79,796$70,586
Median income renter occupied$63,646$41,061$35,192
Median earnings male$57,069$41,953$36,919
Median earnings female$37,886$27,576$26,250
Unemployment rate3.1%4.3%4.7%
Poverty level6.1%12.7%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Fairwood is 34% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Fairwood is 66% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Fairwood is 34% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Fairwood is 60% lower than the national average

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      Fairwood employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry10.4%0.6%
      Manufacturing sector23.4%0.7%
      Financial & insurance services3.1%4.1%
      Wholesale & retail services14.0%14.0%
      Public administration3.2%3.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities7.2%2.7%
      Education, health & social services11.9%33.5%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Yarrow Point, WA1,149$213,750286.4%
      Clyde Hill, WA3,197$193,516249.8%
      Medina, WA3,169$182,604230.1%
      Beaux Arts Village, WA368$176,875219.7%
      Hunts Point, WA461$170,250207.7%
      Fairwood, WA19,724$92,02066.3%

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Hermosa Beach, CA19,726$121,345119.3%
      North Bellmore, NY19,720$113,345104.9%
      Universal City, TX19,733$60,2198.9%
      Painesville, OH19,735$41,65224.7%
      Stevenson Ranch, CA19,737$121,802120.2%
      Fairwood, WA19,724$92,02066.3%
      Source: The Fairwood, WA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).