Lanham employment information

IndexLanhamMarylandNational
Income per capita$29,408$37,756$29,829
Median household income$80,620$76,067$55,322
Median income owner occupied$87,625$95,994$70,586
Median income renter occupied$55,729$47,333$35,192
Median earnings male$37,401$46,495$36,919
Median earnings female$40,018$35,612$26,250
Unemployment rate4.7%4.5%4.7%
Poverty level11.1%9.9%15.1%
The Lanham, MD 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 Lanham is $29,408, which is 22% lower than than the Maryland average and 1% lower than than the national average. The median household income is $80,620, which is 6% higher than than the Maryland average and 46% higher than than the national average. The unemployment rate in Lanham is 5%, which is 1% higher than than the national average. The poverty rate in Lanham is 11% which is 27% lower than than the national average.

am i middle class

$Input your household income
$53,741$80,620$161,240
City
$50,706$76,067$152,134
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 Lanham is 1% lower than the national average.
  • The median household income in Lanham is 46% higher than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Lanham is 1% higher than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Lanham is 27% lower than the national average.

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Lanham employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry20.2%0.4%
Manufacturing sector1.3%0.0%
Financial & insurance services2.3%6.0%
Wholesale & retail services14.9%9.3%
Public administration11.9%10.5%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities3.6%0.7%
Education, health & social services11.9%40.4%
Other30.4%26.8%

Nearby cities with high median household income

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Chevy Chase town, MD2,948$250,001352%
Chevy Chase Village, MD2,030$250,001352%
Chevy Chase Section Five, MD641$250,001352%
Martin's Additions, MD912$250,001352%
Somerset, MD1,215$250,001352%
Lanham, MD10,219$80,62046%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Lancaster, NY10,220$49,64710%
Broussard, LA10,221$71,25029%
Alpena, MI10,213$35,49036%
Bel Air, MD10,211$69,73326%
Sedona, AZ10,209$56,6072%
Lanham, MD10,219$80,62046%
Source: The Lanham, MD employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).