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20%
Income/capita NAT. AVG.
9%
Household income NAT. AVG.
54%
Unemployment NAT. AVG.
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Income per capita$23,983$34,967$29,829
Median household income$50,163$66,149$55,322
Median income owner occupied$49,318$82,180$70,586
Median income renter occupied$52,500$42,481$35,192
Median earnings male$45,185$41,712$36,919
Median earnings female$26,810$29,664$26,250
Unemployment rate2.1%3.8%4.7%
Poverty level7.4%11.4%15.1%
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Key findings

  • The income per capita in Narrows is 20% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Narrows is 9% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Narrows is 54% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Narrows is 51% lower than the national average

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      $33,438 $50,163 $100,326
      City
      $44,094 $66,149 $132,298
      State
      $36,877 $55,322 $110,644
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      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.

      Narrows median earnings by income bracket

      Narrows employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry10.3%10.3%
      Manufacturing sector27.2%27.2%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services9.6%9.6%
      Public administration4.9%4.9%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities8.3%8.3%
      Education, health & social services15.2%15.2%
      Other24.6%24.6%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City Population Household Income National Avg.
      New River, VA370$94,06370.0%
      Pearisburg, VA2,637$67,92622.8%
      Fairlawn, VA2,656$56,5542.2%
      Athens, WV991$52,7604.6%
      Pembroke, VA1,201$50,2089.2%
      Narrows, VA2,108$50,1639.3%

      Cities with similar population

      City Population Household Income National Avg.
      Fort Valley, AZ2,108$124,792125.6%
      Lake Mills, IA2,108$52,8854.4%
      Rising Sun, IN2,108$41,00025.9%
      Okanagan-Similkameen F, BC2,108n/a 
      Burns Harbor, IN2,107$79,90044.4%
      Narrows, VA2,108$50,1639.3%
      Source: The Narrows, VA employment data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).