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IndexPorters NeckNorth CarolinaNational
Income per capita$51,618$26,779$29,829
Median household income$94,886$48,256$55,322
Median income owner occupied$117,802$61,102$70,586
Median income renter occupied$43,472$31,027$35,192
Median earnings male$58,452$32,737$36,919
Median earnings female$35,833$25,062$26,250
Unemployment rate7.4%5.1%4.7%
Poverty level3.2%16.8%15.1%
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Key findings

  • The income per capita in Porters Neck is 73% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Porters Neck is 72% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Porters Neck is 60% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Porters Neck is 79% lower than the national average

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      $63,251 $94,886 $189,772
      $32,167 $48,256 $96,512
      $36,877 $55,322 $110,644
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      Porters Neck median earnings by income bracket

      Porters Neck employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry5.4%5.4%
      Manufacturing sector14.1%14.1%
      Financial & insurance services7.4%7.4%
      Wholesale & retail services14.5%14.5%
      Public administration4.7%4.7%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities10.1%10.1%
      Education, health & social services7.1%7.1%

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      Hampstead, NC6,940$86,25055.9%
      Myrtle Grove, NC11,921$85,81455.1%
      Porters Neck, NC7,693$94,88671.5%

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      City Population Household Income National Avg.
      Lincolnshire, IL7,694$130,076135.1%
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      Pukalani, HI7,689$107,46194.2%
      Porters Neck, NC7,693$94,88671.5%
      Source: The Porters Neck, NC employment data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).