Hickory employment information

IndexHickoryMississippiNational
Income per capita$12,447$21,651$29,829
Median household income$33,750$40,528$55,322
Median income owner occupied$36,563$50,403$70,586
Median income renter occupied$0$24,844$35,192
Median earnings male$27,202$31,665$36,919
Median earnings female$20,000$22,259$26,250
Unemployment rate3.5%5.5%4.7%
Poverty level30.4%22.3%15.1%
The Hickory, MS employment information can be a key indicator when searching for a new job. A good indicator of the strength of the job market is the income per capita and the median household income. The income per capita in Hickory is $12,447, which is 43% lower than than the Mississippi average and 58% lower than than the national average. The median household income is $33,750, which is 17% lower than than the Mississippi average and 39% lower than than the national average. The unemployment rate in Hickory is 3%, which is 26% lower than than the national average. The poverty rate in Hickory is 30% which is 101% higher than than the national average.
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am i middle class

$Input your household income
$22,497$33,750$67,500
City
$27,015$40,528$81,056
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.

Did you know?

  • The income per capita in Hickory is 58% lower than the national average.
  • The median household income in Hickory is 39% lower than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Hickory is 26% lower than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Hickory is 101% higher than the national average.

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      Hickory employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry2.2%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector46.2%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%2.2%
      Wholesale & retail services22.6%32.6%
      Public administration12.9%1.1%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities4.3%0.0%
      Education, health & social services6.5%44.6%
      Other5.4%6.5%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Collinsville, MS1,820$61,69612%
      Nellieburg, MS1,355$50,1919%
      Chunky, MS440$37,50032%
      Decatur, MS2,087$36,90833%
      Enterprise, MS586$30,41745%
      Hickory, MS589$33,75039%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      East Cathlamet, WA589$45,87517%
      Clinton, PA589$0100%
      Kevil, KY589$45,62518%
      Timber Lake, SD589$44,64319%
      Hot Springs, NC589$24,75055%
      Hickory, MS589$33,75039%
      Source: The Hickory, MS employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).