Income/capita 32%
Household income 25%
Unemployment 52%
Income per capita$20,398$26,678$29,829
Median household income$41,733$51,037$55,322
Median income owner occupied$57,065$65,914$70,586
Median income renter occupied$35,316$32,100$35,192
Median earnings male$31,896$34,871$36,919
Median earnings female$20,614$25,493$26,250
Unemployment rate2.2%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level21.1%17.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Oakwood is 32% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Oakwood is 25% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Oakwood is 52% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Oakwood is 40% higher than the national average

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      Oakwood employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry6.5%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector27.6%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services1.3%6.7%
      Wholesale & retail services19.8%23.7%
      Public administration8.4%5.7%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities5.2%0.6%
      Education, health & social services4.4%23.9%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Braselton, GA8,409$90,28463%
      Suwanee, GA18,001$82,46549%
      Sugar Hill, GA20,889$73,35333%
      Hoschton, GA1,782$59,9318%
      Flowery Branch, GA6,503$57,3714%
      Oakwood, GA4,098$41,73325%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Skippack, PA4,098$109,30698%
      Spring Valley Village, TX4,098$173,966214%
      Copperopolis, CA4,099$65,50018%
      Metter, GA4,099$22,50059%
      Ellenville, NY4,097$44,73219%
      Oakwood, GA4,098$41,73325%
      Source: The Oakwood, GA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).