Income/capita 55%
Household income 40%
Unemployment 28%
Income per capita$13,372$19,768$21,651
Median household income$33,427$32,866$40,528
Median income owner occupied$0$48,039$50,403
Median income renter occupied$0$22,469$24,844
Median earnings male$32,000$25,114$31,665
Median earnings female$20,925$21,686$22,259
Unemployment rate3.4%7.9%5.5%
Poverty leveln/a30.7%22.3%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Sunkist is 55% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Sunkist is 40% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Sunkist is 28% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Sunkist is equal to the national average

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      Sunkist employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry11.0%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector14.4%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services4.6%2.6%
      Wholesale & retail services10.7%9.7%
      Public administration11.0%14.4%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities18.3%0.0%
      Education, health & social services26.6%35.6%

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      Byram, MS11,610$56,9683%
      Jackson, MS172,039$32,86641%

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      Jackson, MS172,039$32,86641%
      Source: The Sunkist, Jackson, MS employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).