Prospect employment information

IndexProspectLouisianaNational
Income per capita$21,064$25,515$29,829
Median household income$47,181$45,652$55,322
Median income owner occupied$0$59,392$70,586
Median income renter occupied$52,634$27,113$35,192
Median earnings male$0$38,087$36,919
Median earnings female$0$22,909$26,250
Unemployment rate7.5%4.6%4.7%
Poverty level0.0%19.7%15.1%
The Prospect, LA employment information can be a key indicator when searching for a new job. A good indicator of the strength of the job market is the income per capita and the median household income. The income per capita in Prospect is $21,064, which is 17% lower than than the Louisiana average and 29% lower than than the national average. The median household income is $47,181, which is 3% higher than than the Louisiana average and 15% lower than than the national average. The unemployment rate in Prospect is 8%, which is 61% higher than than the national average. The poverty rate in Prospect is 0% which is 100% lower than than the national average.

am i middle class

$Input your household income
$31,450$47,181$94,362
City
$30,431$45,652$91,304
State
$36,877$55,322$110,644
Nation
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.

Did you know?

  • The income per capita in Prospect is 29% lower than the national average.
  • The median household income in Prospect is 15% lower than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Prospect is 61% higher than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Prospect is 100% lower than the national average.

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Prospect median earnings by income bracket

Prospect employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry21.3%0.0%
Manufacturing sector14.6%0.0%
Financial & insurance services0.0%0.0%
Wholesale & retail services11.0%0.0%
Public administration37.8%4.4%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities6.1%0.0%
Education, health & social services9.1%95.6%
Other0.0%0.0%

Nearby cities with high median household income

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Ball, LA4,014$50,0929%
Creola, LA228$48,75012%
Pineville, LA14,477$41,97424%
Dry Prong, LA524$40,79526%
Alexandria, LA48,044$35,93135%
Prospect, LA651$47,18115%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Fairmont, NE651$46,56316%
Richardton, ND651$70,53628%
Lone Oak, TX651$53,5713%
Bassett, NE651$44,62019%
Superior, MT651$20,35763%
Prospect, LA651$47,18115%
Source: The Prospect, LA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).