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Income/capita 3%
Household income 5%
Unemployment 14%
IndexGeorgetownGeorgiaNational
Income per capita$29,007$26,678$29,829
Median household income$58,238$51,037$55,322
Median income owner occupied$81,897$65,914$70,586
Median income renter occupied$42,735$32,100$35,192
Median earnings male$41,335$34,871$36,919
Median earnings female$21,280$25,493$26,250
Unemployment rate5.3%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level13.3%17.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Georgetown is 3% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Georgetown is 5% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Georgetown is 14% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Georgetown is 12% lower than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $38,821$58,238$116,476
      City
      $34,021$51,037$102,074
      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.

      Georgetown median earnings by income bracket

      Georgetown employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry12.4%1.8%
      Manufacturing sector17.3%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services2.6%5.4%
      Wholesale & retail services13.9%18.2%
      Public administration6.9%5.2%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities15.1%2.4%
      Education, health & social services10.4%44.1%
      Other20.7%17.3%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Dutch Island, GA943$142,989158%
      Vernonburg, GA120$111,250101%
      Skidaway Island, GA7,950$104,64389%
      Talahi Island, GA1,454$87,09657%
      Isle of Hope, GA2,564$85,70755%
      Georgetown, GA12,621$58,2385%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Dallas, GA12,622$50,7958%
      San Anselmo, CA12,623$107,81895%
      Boone, IA12,609$48,13513%
      Markham, IL12,633$34,41438%
      Lincolnwood, IL12,637$96,22274%
      Georgetown, GA12,621$58,2385%
      Source: The Georgetown, GA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).