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Income/capita 138%
Household income 118%
Unemployment 56%
IndexLookout MountainTennesseeNational
Income per capita$71,061$26,019$29,829
Median household income$120,875$46,574$55,322
Median income owner occupied$127,273$58,570$70,586
Median income renter occupied$57,917$28,937$35,192
Median earnings male$100,787$32,560$36,919
Median earnings female$18,333$24,186$26,250
Unemployment rate2.0%4.6%4.7%
Poverty level3.0%17.2%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Lookout Mountain is 138% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Lookout Mountain is 118% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Lookout Mountain is 56% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Lookout Mountain is 80% lower than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $80,575$120,875$241,750
      City
      $31,046$46,574$93,148
      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.

      Lookout Mountain median earnings by income bracket

      Lookout Mountain employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry3.0%0.9%
      Manufacturing sector13.2%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services15.8%4.9%
      Wholesale & retail services15.2%15.5%
      Public administration4.7%3.6%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities6.7%2.4%
      Education, health & social services17.9%32.2%
      Other22.9%35.6%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Lookout Mountain, GA1,754$105,29690%
      Ridgeside, TN671$102,96986%
      Fairmount, TN3,197$100,70782%
      Signal Mountain, TN8,500$98,66578%
      Walden, TN1,907$83,08350%
      Lookout Mountain, TN1,930$120,875118%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Ortonville, MN1,930$40,10128%
      Ronceverte, WV1,930$41,94424%
      Mio, MI1,930$28,75048%
      Twin Grove, IL1,929$104,79289%
      Brackettville, TX1,931$36,75034%
      Lookout Mountain, TN1,930$120,875118%
      Source: The Lookout Mountain, TN employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).