Income/capita 90%
Household income 98%
Unemployment 43%
Income per capita$56,635$26,678$29,829
Median household income$109,784$51,037$55,322
Median income owner occupied$155,368$65,914$70,586
Median income renter occupied$65,699$32,100$35,192
Median earnings male$96,094$34,871$36,919
Median earnings female$36,700$25,493$26,250
Unemployment rate2.7%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level5.5%17.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Milton is 90% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Milton is 98% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Milton is 43% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Milton is 64% lower than the national average

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      Milton employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry5.5%1.4%
      Manufacturing sector12.0%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services12.7%10.8%
      Wholesale & retail services13.8%16.5%
      Public administration1.4%2.4%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities5.4%2.0%
      Education, health & social services7.5%23.6%

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      Berkeley Lake, GA1,924$120,795118%
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      Roswell, GA93,968$84,95954%
      Dunwoody, GA48,128$83,53851%
      Milton, GA36,755$109,78498%

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      Oakton, VA36,748$120,335118%
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      Longview, WA36,720$38,79330%
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      Milton, GA36,755$109,78498%
      Source: The Milton, GA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).