Merrimac employment information

IndexMerrimacVirginiaNational
Income per capita$25,632$34,967$29,829
Median household income$27,833$66,149$55,322
Median income owner occupied$38,966$82,180$70,586
Median income renter occupied$21,556$42,481$35,192
Median earnings male$26,471$41,712$36,919
Median earnings female$22,907$29,664$26,250
Unemployment rate4.4%3.8%4.7%
Poverty level21.9%11.4%15.1%
The Merrimac, VA 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 Merrimac is $25,632, which is 27% lower than than the Virginia average and 14% lower than than the national average. The median household income is $27,833, which is 58% lower than than the Virginia average and 50% lower than than the national average. The unemployment rate in Merrimac is 4%, which is 6% lower than than the national average. The poverty rate in Merrimac is 22% which is 45% higher than than the national average.

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$Input your household income
$18,553$27,833$55,666
City
$44,094$66,149$132,298
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 Merrimac is 14% lower than the national average.
  • The median household income in Merrimac is 50% lower than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Merrimac is 6% lower than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Merrimac is 45% higher than the national average.

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Merrimac median earnings by income bracket

Merrimac employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry2.5%2.9%
Manufacturing sector40.4%0.0%
Financial & insurance services2.8%4.3%
Wholesale & retail services8.1%24.3%
Public administration0.0%0.0%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities2.8%0.0%
Education, health & social services16.8%30.6%
Other19.9%22.0%

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Christiansburg, VA21,799$54,5011%
Lafayette, VA721$50,7508%
Merrimac, VA2,110$27,83350%

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Trinity, AL2,110$70,56828%
Kensington, MD2,111$132,750140%
East McKeesport, PA2,111$41,08126%
Stratford, TX2,111$52,0566%
Fredonia, WI2,108$71,75030%
Merrimac, VA2,110$27,83350%
Source: The Merrimac, VA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).