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Income/capita 44%
Household income 59%
Unemployment 3%
IndexMetterGeorgiaNational
Income per capita$16,588$26,678$29,829
Median household income$22,500$51,037$55,322
Median income owner occupied$48,750$65,914$70,586
Median income renter occupied$18,092$32,100$35,192
Median earnings male$22,361$34,871$36,919
Median earnings female$13,571$25,493$26,250
Unemployment rate4.5%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level34.1%17.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Metter is 44% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Metter is 59% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Metter is 3% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Metter is 126% higher than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $14,998$22,500$45,000
      City
      $34,021$51,037$102,074
      State
      $36,877$55,322$110,644
      Nation
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      Metter median earnings by income bracket

      Metter employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry13.2%0.9%
      Manufacturing sector13.1%3.3%
      Financial & insurance services1.4%1.5%
      Wholesale & retail services17.8%18.3%
      Public administration7.3%3.5%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities2.7%1.1%
      Education, health & social services5.0%22.6%
      Other39.6%40.5%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Pulaski, GA284$38,43831%
      Portal, GA641$36,25034%
      Register, GA144$32,50041%
      Stillmore, GA572$26,09453%
      Twin City, GA2,205$25,39854%
      Metter, GA4,099$22,50059%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Copperopolis, CA4,099$65,50018%
      Skippack, PA4,098$109,30698%
      Spring Valley Village, TX4,098$173,966214%
      Lisbon Falls, ME4,100$55,7581%
      The Meadows, FL4,100$53,7343%
      Metter, GA4,099$22,50059%
      Source: The Metter, GA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).