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Income/capita 34%
Household income 39%
Unemployment 67%
IndexLaGrangeGeorgiaNational
Income per capita$19,830$26,678$29,829
Median household income$33,501$51,037$55,322
Median income owner occupied$52,976$65,914$70,586
Median income renter occupied$26,369$32,100$35,192
Median earnings male$29,481$34,871$36,919
Median earnings female$19,054$25,493$26,250
Unemployment rate7.8%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level29.4%17.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in LaGrange is 34% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in LaGrange is 39% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in LaGrange is 67% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in LaGrange is 95% higher than the national average

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      $Input your household income
      $22,331$33,501$67,002
      City
      $34,021$51,037$102,074
      State
      $36,877$55,322$110,644
      Nation
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      LaGrange median earnings by income bracket

      LaGrange employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry6.8%0.1%
      Manufacturing sector35.6%0.8%
      Financial & insurance services1.4%2.4%
      Wholesale & retail services15.6%10.4%
      Public administration2.4%3.6%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities6.5%2.3%
      Education, health & social services9.2%33.2%
      Other21.0%24.0%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Grantville, GA3,151$47,41314%
      Huguley, AL2,257$39,91628%
      Valley, AL9,439$39,38729%
      Lone Oak, GA63$31,87542%
      West Point, GA3,498$31,48943%
      LaGrange, GA30,535$33,50139%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Poughkeepsie, NY30,511$39,06729%
      Pueblo West, CO30,495$64,53417%
      Los Gatos, CA30,491$127,278130%
      Clearfield, UT30,483$50,6878%
      Newington, CT30,590$80,31545%
      LaGrange, GA30,535$33,50139%
      Source: The LaGrange, GA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).