Rupert employment information

IndexRupertWest VirginiaNational
Income per capita$17,136$24,002$29,829
Median household income$32,540$42,644$55,322
Median income owner occupied$48,250$51,051$70,586
Median income renter occupied$14,886$24,321$35,192
Median earnings male$30,573$34,780$36,919
Median earnings female$16,314$22,329$26,250
Unemployment rate4.5%4.1%4.7%
Poverty level30.9%17.7%15.1%
The Rupert, WV 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 Rupert is $17,136, which is 29% lower than than the West Virginia average and 43% lower than than the national average. The median household income is $32,540, which is 24% lower than than the West Virginia average and 41% lower than than the national average. The unemployment rate in Rupert is 4%, which is 4% lower than than the national average. The poverty rate in Rupert is 31% which is 104% higher than than the national average.

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am i middle class

$Input your household income
$21,691$32,540$65,080
City
$28,426$42,644$85,288
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 Rupert is 43% lower than the national average.
  • The median household income in Rupert is 41% lower than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Rupert is 4% lower than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Rupert is 104% higher than the national average.

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Rupert median earnings by income bracket

Rupert employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry14.0%0.0%
Manufacturing sector0.0%0.0%
Financial & insurance services0.0%8.2%
Wholesale & retail services27.9%28.1%
Public administration5.0%0.0%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities2.2%6.2%
Education, health & social services1.7%48.6%
Other49.2%8.9%

Nearby cities with high median household income

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Lewisburg, WV3,947$49,71210%
Ronceverte, WV1,930$41,94424%
Meadow Bridge, WV328$32,18842%
Rainelle, WV1,453$27,58350%
Fairlea, WV1,802$24,11856%
Rupert, WV1,023$32,54041%

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Stem, NC1,023$67,77823%
Lakeside City, TX1,023$78,05641%
Philadelphia, TN1,023$35,25036%
Calmar, IA1,023$50,9298%
Vienna, NJ1,023$99,72880%
Rupert, WV1,023$32,54041%
Source: The Rupert, WV employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).