Purvis employment information

IndexPurvisMississippiNational
Income per capita$17,615$21,651$29,829
Median household income$37,199$40,528$55,322
Median income owner occupied$46,591$50,403$70,586
Median income renter occupied$29,028$24,844$35,192
Median earnings male$30,069$31,665$36,919
Median earnings female$13,472$22,259$26,250
Unemployment rate4.5%5.5%4.7%
Poverty level11.9%22.3%15.1%
The Purvis, MS 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 Purvis is $17,615, which is 19% lower than than the Mississippi average and 41% lower than than the national average. The median household income is $37,199, which is 8% lower than than the Mississippi average and 33% lower than than the national average. The unemployment rate in Purvis is 4%, which is 4% lower than than the national average. The poverty rate in Purvis is 12% which is 21% lower than than the national average.

am i middle class

$Input your household income
$24,796$37,199$74,398
City
$27,015$40,528$81,056
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 Purvis is 41% lower than the national average.
  • The median household income in Purvis is 33% lower than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Purvis is 4% lower than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Purvis is 21% lower than the national average.

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Purvis median earnings by income bracket

Purvis employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry6.3%0.0%
Manufacturing sector10.5%0.0%
Financial & insurance services2.6%3.7%
Wholesale & retail services18.1%25.6%
Public administration3.0%2.2%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities22.0%0.0%
Education, health & social services10.0%32.6%
Other23.7%33.2%

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Petal, MS10,736$53,8343%
Arnold Line, MS2,349$51,2507%
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Hattiesburg, MS46,846$30,74844%
Lumberton, MS2,112$20,98462%
Purvis, MS2,447$37,19933%

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Bridgeport, WA2,448$39,63428%
Brookdale, CA2,446$66,43620%
Rutland, MA2,449$74,48935%
Richwood, OH2,449$37,72432%
Rockport, IN2,449$29,46447%
Purvis, MS2,447$37,19933%
Source: The Purvis, MS employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).