Income/capita 51%
Household income 56%
Unemployment 19%
Income per capita$14,687$26,678$29,829
Median household income$24,103$51,037$55,322
Median income owner occupied$36,513$65,914$70,586
Median income renter occupied$17,321$32,100$35,192
Median earnings male$30,385$34,871$36,919
Median earnings female$17,315$25,493$26,250
Unemployment rate5.5%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level29.5%17.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in McCaysville is 51% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in McCaysville is 56% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in McCaysville is 19% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in McCaysville is 95% higher than the national average

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      McCaysville employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry26.6%2.0%
      Manufacturing sector12.7%4.1%
      Financial & insurance services2.9%2.0%
      Wholesale & retail services9.8%5.6%
      Public administration1.7%0.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities13.9%0.0%
      Education, health & social services0.0%34.0%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Mineral Bluff, GA223$63,86415%
      Epworth, GA352$55,9561%
      Flat Top Mountain, TN388$52,2026%
      Cherry Log, GA134$41,04226%
      Blue Ridge, GA1,485$37,65632%
      McCaysville, GA1,274$24,10356%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Rowland, NC1,274$22,57459%
      Newville, PA1,274$41,25025%
      Newellton, LA1,274$20,71463%
      Holland, TX1,274$38,43831%
      Purdy, MO1,275$41,40025%
      McCaysville, GA1,274$24,10356%
      Source: The McCaysville, GA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).