Income/capita 6%
Household income 15%
Unemployment 10%
IndexMooresvilleNorth CarolinaNational
Income per capita$28,128$26,779$29,829
Median household income$63,632$48,256$55,322
Median income owner occupied$79,839$61,102$70,586
Median income renter occupied$43,312$31,027$35,192
Median earnings male$43,520$32,737$36,919
Median earnings female$28,026$25,062$26,250
Unemployment rate5.1%5.1%4.7%
Poverty level10.1%16.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Mooresville is 6% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Mooresville is 15% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Mooresville is 10% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Mooresville is 33% lower than the national average

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      Mooresville employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry7.6%0.7%
      Manufacturing sector16.4%0.2%
      Financial & insurance services2.9%2.9%
      Wholesale & retail services19.5%17.9%
      Public administration2.6%2.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities6.3%1.9%
      Education, health & social services8.9%35.1%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Davidson, NC12,076$109,90799%
      Westport, NC3,923$102,22585%
      Huntersville, NC51,701$90,63364%
      Cornelius, NC27,426$86,35556%
      Lake Norman of Catawba, NC7,918$73,51933%
      Mooresville, NC35,387$63,63215%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Olney, MD35,336$130,532136%
      Richmond West, FL35,459$70,45327%
      Martinez, GA35,476$65,68519%
      East Point, GA35,477$36,86333%
      Merrillville, IN35,268$52,4285%
      Mooresville, NC35,387$63,63215%
      Source: The Mooresville, NC employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).