Income/capita 45%
Household income 44%
Unemployment 12%
Income per capita$16,331$26,678$29,829
Median household income$30,727$51,037$55,322
Median income owner occupied$44,762$65,914$70,586
Median income renter occupied$19,156$32,100$35,192
Median earnings male$31,082$34,871$36,919
Median earnings female$18,638$25,493$26,250
Unemployment rate4.1%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level32.8%17.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Rossville is 45% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Rossville is 44% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Rossville is 12% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Rossville is 117% higher than the national average

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      Rossville employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry14.6%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector17.0%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services6.4%5.6%
      Wholesale & retail services13.3%25.1%
      Public administration4.4%2.1%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities12.7%1.9%
      Education, health & social services0.0%20.8%

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      Fairmount, TN3,197$100,70782%
      Signal Mountain, TN8,500$98,66578%
      Rossville, GA4,020$30,72744%

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      University Center, VA4,018$82,67049%
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      Rossville, GA4,020$30,72744%
      Source: The Rossville, GA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).