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Income/capita 38%
Household income 16%
Unemployment 10%
IndexMorseLouisianaNational
Income per capita$18,488$25,515$29,829
Median household income$46,250$45,652$55,322
Median income owner occupied$46,250$59,392$70,586
Median income renter occupied$45,000$27,113$35,192
Median earnings male$30,125$38,087$36,919
Median earnings female$15,000$22,909$26,250
Unemployment rate5.1%4.6%4.7%
Poverty level20.6%19.7%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Morse is 38% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Morse is 16% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Morse is 10% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Morse is 37% higher than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $30,830$46,250$92,500
      City
      $30,431$45,652$91,304
      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.

      Morse median earnings by income bracket

      Morse employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry7.6%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector24.4%12.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%4.9%
      Wholesale & retail services12.4%14.1%
      Public administration3.6%1.4%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities11.6%0.0%
      Education, health & social services0.9%54.9%
      Other39.6%21.8%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Estherwood, LA956$45,93817%
      Iota, LA1,737$41,62925%
      Gueydan, LA1,459$37,80032%
      Kaplan, LA4,607$35,07737%
      Roanoke, LA479$34,80537%
      Morse, LA938$46,25016%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Butte des Morts, WI938$79,25043%
      Montezuma, IN938$41,30725%
      Matlacha, FL938$56,2202%
      Durhamville, NY938$0100%
      Sarepta, LA937$41,33325%
      Morse, LA938$46,25016%
      Source: The Morse, LA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).