Income/capita 75%
Household income 109%
Unemployment 54%
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Income per capita$52,077$37,756$29,829
Median household income$115,673$76,067$55,322
Median income owner occupied$117,763$95,994$70,586
Median income renter occupied$93,359$47,333$35,192
Median earnings male$72,153$46,495$36,919
Median earnings female$51,484$35,612$26,250
Unemployment rate2.1%4.5%4.7%
Poverty level4.2%9.9%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Hampton is 75% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Hampton is 109% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Hampton is 54% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Hampton is 72% lower than the national average

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      Hampton employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry9.2%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector8.4%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services6.5%9.4%
      Wholesale & retail services16.4%5.9%
      Public administration5.5%3.9%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities3.7%1.4%
      Education, health & social services24.7%46.7%

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      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Ellicott City, MD70,780$121,019118.8%
      Ilchester, MD26,674$117,194111.8%
      Pleasant Hills, MD3,557$104,67489.2%
      Fallston, MD9,570$102,18984.7%
      Kingsville, MD4,429$100,97282.5%
      Hampton, MD4,830$115,673109.1%

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      Ranson, WV4,830$49,06311.3%
      Tulia, TX4,829$29,92245.9%
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      Citrus Park, AZ4,832$99,06379.1%
      North Oaks, MN4,832$149,507170.2%
      Hampton, MD4,830$115,673109.1%
      Source: The Hampton, MD employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).