Income/capita 52%
Household income 48%
Unemployment 104%
IndexBehrmanNew OrleansLouisiana
Income per capita$14,342$28,444$25,515
Median household income$28,509$37,488$45,652
Median income owner occupied$0$59,539$59,392
Median income renter occupied$0$24,961$27,113
Median earnings male$30,994$32,100$38,087
Median earnings female$18,204$25,676$22,909
Unemployment rate9.5%6.0%4.6%
Poverty leveln/a26.2%19.7%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Behrman is 52% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Behrman is 48% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Behrman is 104% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Behrman is equal to the national average

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      Behrman employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry25.2%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector6.4%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.9%2.1%
      Wholesale & retail services8.5%8.2%
      Public administration6.2%3.1%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities6.2%5.3%
      Education, health & social services11.6%42.5%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Lafourche Crossing, LA2,125$75,78137%
      Meraux, LA6,787$67,02821%
      River Ridge, LA13,706$63,63615%
      Harahan, LA9,321$59,3977%
      Elmwood, LA4,658$59,0377%
      New Orleans, LA382,922$37,48832%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Arlington, TX383,899$53,5743%
      Wichita, KS388,033$46,77515%
      Cleveland, OH389,165$26,58352%
      Bakersfield, CA367,555$58,6696%
      Tulsa, OK399,906$43,04522%
      New Orleans, LA382,922$37,48832%
      Source: The Behrman, New Orleans, LA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).