Income/capita 3%
Household income 5%
Unemployment 27%
Income per capita$28,901$26,019$29,829
Median household income$52,464$46,574$55,322
Median income owner occupied$69,934$58,570$70,586
Median income renter occupied$30,902$28,937$35,192
Median earnings male$35,149$32,560$36,919
Median earnings female$29,073$24,186$26,250
Unemployment rate5.9%4.6%4.7%
Poverty level12.5%17.2%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Goodlettsville is 3% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Goodlettsville is 5% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Goodlettsville is 27% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Goodlettsville is 17% lower than the national average

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      Goodlettsville employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry6.9%0.4%
      Manufacturing sector12.9%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services2.7%6.2%
      Wholesale & retail services21.0%16.2%
      Public administration5.7%7.9%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities9.5%2.3%
      Education, health & social services9.2%29.5%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Shackle Island, TN3,290$117,841113%
      Cottontown, TN503$80,35745%
      Green Hill, TN7,079$78,56142%
      Mount Juliet, TN29,853$77,96541%
      Rural Hill, TN1,737$74,89435%
      Goodlettsville, TN16,848$52,4645%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Oak Grove, OR16,848$59,5458%
      Forney, TX16,842$73,52433%
      Pendleton, OR16,861$46,91315%
      Norwalk, OH16,862$41,31625%
      Dyersburg, TN16,867$35,69935%
      Goodlettsville, TN16,848$52,4645%
      Source: The Goodlettsville, TN employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).