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Income/capita 6%
Household income 11%
Unemployment 27%
IndexNewtowne WestRichmondVirginia
Income per capita$27,972$29,011$34,967
Median household income$49,306$41,187$66,149
Median income owner occupied$0$67,516$82,180
Median income renter occupied$0$28,870$42,481
Median earnings male$27,917$28,684$41,712
Median earnings female$30,957$24,608$29,664
Unemployment rate3.4%5.9%3.8%
Poverty leveln/a25.4%11.4%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Newtowne West is 6% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Newtowne West is 11% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Newtowne West is 27% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Newtowne West is equal to the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $27,455$41,187$82,374
      City
      $44,094$66,149$132,298
      State
      $36,877$55,322$110,644
      Nation
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      Newtowne West median earnings by income bracket

      Newtowne West employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry6.1%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector9.2%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services5.6%3.7%
      Wholesale & retail services27.3%14.1%
      Public administration1.9%0.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities5.9%0.0%
      Education, health & social services5.4%43.1%
      Other36.2%36.6%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Wyndham, VA10,097$145,464163%
      Short Pump, VA27,099$111,296101%
      Woodlake, VA7,172$98,13577%
      Chamberlayne, VA6,086$85,37054%
      Innsbrook, VA7,707$84,07252%
      Richmond, VA216,773$41,18726%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Boise, ID218,677$52,2496%
      San Bernardino, CA214,581$38,45630%
      Des Moines, IA212,859$48,08813%
      Birmingham, AL212,424$32,40441%
      Spokane, WA212,078$43,27422%
      Richmond, VA216,773$41,18726%
      Source: The Newtowne West, Richmond, VA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).