Income/capita NAT. AVG.
Household income NAT. AVG.
Unemployment NAT. AVG.
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Income per capita$20,679$27,828$29,829
Median household income$38,056$54,727$55,322
Median income owner occupied$40,227$70,980$70,586
Median income renter occupied$26,639$36,330$35,192
Median earnings male$31,696$36,153$36,919
Median earnings female$25,014$25,035$26,250
Unemployment rate3.3%4.1%4.7%
Poverty level22.1%16.7%15.1%
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Key findings

  • The income per capita in Gilmer is 31% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Gilmer is 31% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Gilmer is 28% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Gilmer is 47% higher than the national average

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      $25,368 $38,056 $76,112
      $36,481 $54,727 $109,454
      $36,877 $55,322 $110,644
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      Gilmer median earnings by income bracket

      Gilmer employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry14.3%14.3%
      Manufacturing sector10.2%10.2%
      Financial & insurance services1.5%1.5%
      Wholesale & retail services22.1%22.1%
      Public administration1.3%1.3%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities6.4%6.4%
      Education, health & social services15.3%15.3%

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      City Population Household Income National Avg.
      White Oak, TX6,301$66,53720.3%
      East Mountain, TX1,197$63,86415.4%
      Warren City, TX317$61,25010.7%
      Holly Lake Ranch, TX2,507$58,3775.5%
      Clarksville City, TX878$52,4315.2%
      Gilmer, TX5,139$38,05631.2%

      Cities with similar population

      City Population Household Income National Avg.
      Jackson, GA5,138$41,49825.0%
      Ayden, NC5,138$53,3173.6%
      Schuylkill Haven, PA5,137$43,35821.6%
      Wolfforth, TX5,137$71,95830.1%
      Birdsboro, PA5,141$63,78915.3%
      Gilmer, TX5,139$38,05631.2%
      Source: The Gilmer, TX employment data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).