Income/capita NAT. AVG.
Household income NAT. AVG.
Unemployment NAT. AVG.
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IndexLumbertonNorth CarolinaNational
Income per capita$20,666$26,779$29,829
Median household income$36,846$48,256$55,322
Median income owner occupied$56,896$61,102$70,586
Median income renter occupied$24,633$31,027$35,192
Median earnings male$34,800$32,737$36,919
Median earnings female$25,068$25,062$26,250
Unemployment rate3.9%5.1%4.7%
Poverty level31.3%16.8%15.1%
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Key findings

  • The income per capita in Lumberton is 31% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Lumberton is 33% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Lumberton is 17% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Lumberton is 107% higher than the national average

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      $24,561 $36,846 $73,692
      $32,167 $48,256 $96,512
      $36,877 $55,322 $110,644
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      Lumberton median earnings by income bracket

      Lumberton employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry9.5%9.5%
      Manufacturing sector19.6%19.6%
      Financial & insurance services3.1%3.1%
      Wholesale & retail services13.9%13.9%
      Public administration7.7%7.7%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities4.6%4.6%
      Education, health & social services20.5%20.5%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City Population Household Income National Avg.
      Barker Ten Mile, NC955$68,81824.4%
      Prospect, NC810$58,3825.5%
      Boardman, NC315$49,25011.0%
      Bladenboro, NC2,063$43,78320.9%
      McDonald, NC111$36,75033.6%
      Lumberton, NC20,704$36,84633.4%

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      City Population Household Income National Avg.
      Sidney, OH20,698$57,3133.6%
      Murphy, TX20,711$140,828154.6%
      Palisades Park, NJ20,693$79,06342.9%
      Park Forest, IL20,715$56,3931.9%
      Universal City, TX20,691$64,17016.0%
      Lumberton, NC20,704$36,84633.4%
      Source: The Lumberton, NC employment data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).