Mount Union employment information

IndexMount UnionPennsylvaniaNational
Income per capita$17,588$30,137$29,829
Median household income$27,041$54,895$55,322
Median income owner occupied$44,583$68,587$70,586
Median income renter occupied$15,086$31,605$35,192
Median earnings male$25,625$39,478$36,919
Median earnings female$20,298$26,440$26,250
Unemployment rate8.1%4.5%4.7%
Poverty level30.6%13.3%15.1%
The Mount Union, PA 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 Mount Union is $17,588, which is 42% lower than than the Pennsylvania average and 41% lower than than the national average. The median household income is $27,041, which is 51% lower than than the Pennsylvania average and 51% lower than than the national average. The unemployment rate in Mount Union is 8%, which is 75% higher than than the national average. The poverty rate in Mount Union is 31% which is 103% higher than than the national average.

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am i middle class

$Input your household income
$18,025$27,041$54,082
City
$36,593$54,895$109,790
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 Mount Union is 41% lower than the national average.
  • The median household income in Mount Union is 51% lower than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Mount Union is 75% higher than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Mount Union is 103% higher than the national average.

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      Mount Union employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry9.5%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector20.7%2.6%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%2.8%
      Wholesale & retail services19.1%14.3%
      Public administration5.7%3.3%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities3.5%0.7%
      Education, health & social services11.6%57.8%
      Other29.0%13.6%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      McConnellstown, PA1,420$58,0565%
      Atkinson Mills, PA182$56,7503%
      Allenport borough, PA468$55,7501%
      Alexandria, PA407$54,3752%
      Shade Gap, PA83$53,1254%
      Mount Union, PA2,421$27,04151%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Lyman, MS2,421$57,5194%
      Slater-Marietta, SC2,421$29,29347%
      Houston, MO2,420$24,35056%
      East Douglas, MA2,420$73,87134%
      Naples, UT2,420$70,00027%
      Mount Union, PA2,421$27,04151%
      Source: The Mount Union, PA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).