Income/capita 45%
Household income 69%
Unemployment 19%
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IndexGrosse Pointe WoodsMichiganNational
Income per capita$43,386$27,549$29,829
Median household income$93,404$50,803$55,322
Median income owner occupied$96,066$62,251$70,586
Median income renter occupied$75,673$28,598$35,192
Median earnings male$61,613$35,730$36,919
Median earnings female$39,632$22,948$26,250
Unemployment rate3.8%5.2%4.7%
Poverty level4.1%16.3%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Grosse Pointe Woods is 45% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Grosse Pointe Woods is 69% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Grosse Pointe Woods is 19% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Grosse Pointe Woods is 73% lower than the national average

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      Grosse Pointe Woods employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry5.5%0.4%
      Manufacturing sector15.4%0.3%
      Financial & insurance services9.8%5.4%
      Wholesale & retail services9.1%8.1%
      Public administration4.3%3.1%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities3.1%2.0%
      Education, health & social services18.3%44.2%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Village of Grosse Pointe Shores, MI2,933$151,440173.7%
      Huntington Woods, MI6,330$121,528119.7%
      Grosse Pointe Farms, MI9,265$119,500116.0%
      Pleasant Ridge, MI2,562$107,65694.6%
      Grosse Pointe Park, MI11,276$101,48483.4%
      Grosse Pointe Woods, MI15,785$93,40468.8%

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Great Falls, VA15,786$230,304316.3%
      East San Gabriel, CA15,787$70,33927.1%
      North Arlington, NJ15,788$76,69838.6%
      Jasper, IN15,790$55,2090.2%
      Kingstowne, VA15,779$124,779125.6%
      Grosse Pointe Woods, MI15,785$93,40468.8%
      Source: The Grosse Pointe Woods, MI employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).