Rutherford College employment information

IndexRutherford CollegeNorth CarolinaNational
Income per capita$23,126$26,779$29,829
Median household income$42,143$48,256$55,322
Median income owner occupied$46,205$61,102$70,586
Median income renter occupied$27,375$31,027$35,192
Median earnings male$30,066$32,737$36,919
Median earnings female$22,574$25,062$26,250
Unemployment rate5.7%5.1%4.7%
Poverty level10.8%16.8%15.1%
The Rutherford College, NC 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 Rutherford College is $23,126, which is 14% lower than than the North Carolina average and 22% lower than than the national average. The median household income is $42,143, which is 13% lower than than the North Carolina average and 24% lower than than the national average. The unemployment rate in Rutherford College is 6%, which is 23% higher than than the national average. The poverty rate in Rutherford College is 11% which is 29% lower than than the national average.
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am i middle class

$Input your household income
$28,092$42,143$84,286
City
$32,167$48,256$96,512
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.

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  • The income per capita in Rutherford College is 22% lower than the national average.
  • The median household income in Rutherford College is 24% lower than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Rutherford College is 23% higher than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Rutherford College is 29% lower than the national average.

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Rutherford College employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry0.0%1.8%
Manufacturing sector37.5%0.6%
Financial & insurance services1.0%4.5%
Wholesale & retail services9.9%4.5%
Public administration5.9%1.2%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities10.9%3.9%
Education, health & social services12.5%35.4%
Other22.4%24.4%

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Mountain View, NC3,655$53,9692%
Granite Falls, NC4,686$48,90912%
Rutherford College, NC1,434$42,14324%

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Clarks Green, PA1,435$75,41736%
Elgin, OR1,435$34,46438%
Warren, IL1,435$53,2294%
Fairfax, OK1,433$32,87941%
Rutherford College, NC1,434$42,14324%
Source: The Rutherford College, NC employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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