Income/capita 10%
Household income 3%
Unemployment 23%
IndexMerry OaksNashvilleTennessee
Income per capita$26,822$29,427$26,019
Median household income$56,806$49,891$46,574
Median income owner occupied$0$67,723$58,570
Median income renter occupied$0$34,704$28,937
Median earnings male$33,177$31,743$32,560
Median earnings female$30,113$28,522$24,186
Unemployment rate3.6%4.3%4.6%
Poverty leveln/a18.0%17.2%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Merry Oaks is 10% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Merry Oaks is 3% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Merry Oaks is 23% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Merry Oaks is equal to the national average

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      Merry Oaks employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry9.2%1.9%
      Manufacturing sector10.8%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services3.0%7.1%
      Wholesale & retail services11.1%6.6%
      Public administration3.5%6.5%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities10.2%3.6%
      Education, health & social services9.0%24.9%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Belle Meade, TN2,704$195,208253%
      Forest Hills, TN4,999$188,867241%
      Oak Hill, TN4,686$148,500168%
      Brentwood, TN40,873$148,340168%
      Shackle Island, TN3,290$117,841113%
      Nashville, TN643,771$49,89110%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Memphis, TN655,857$36,97533%
      Boston, MA658,279$58,5166%
      Washington, DC659,009$72,93532%
      Denver, CO663,303$56,2582%
      Baltimore, MD621,000$44,26220%
      Nashville, TN643,771$49,89110%
      Source: The Merry Oaks, Nashville, TN employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).