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Income/capita 7%
Household income 6%
Unemployment 0%
IndexShady SpringWest VirginiaNational
Income per capita$27,849$24,002$29,829
Median household income$58,813$42,644$55,322
Median income owner occupied$74,289$51,051$70,586
Median income renter occupied$0$24,321$35,192
Median earnings male$37,898$34,780$36,919
Median earnings female$27,813$22,329$26,250
Unemployment rate4.7%4.1%4.7%
Poverty level11.7%17.7%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Shady Spring is 7% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Shady Spring is 6% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Shady Spring is equal to the national average
  • The poverty level in Shady Spring is 22% lower than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $39,204$58,813$117,626
      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.

      Shady Spring median earnings by income bracket

      Shady Spring employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry10.2%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector2.4%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services5.7%8.3%
      Wholesale & retail services19.7%9.9%
      Public administration14.9%4.3%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities9.3%0.0%
      Education, health & social services13.9%54.9%
      Other22.6%21.3%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Corinne, WV141$112,926104%
      Ghent, WV597$77,98941%
      Mabscott, WV1,295$53,5783%
      Daniels, WV2,725$43,73421%
      Coal City, WV1,644$42,20624%
      Shady Spring, WV3,380$58,8136%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Dover, FL3,380$27,41750%
      Bay Pines, FL3,379$50,7038%
      Polkton, NC3,379$28,00049%
      Chandler, IN3,381$47,50014%
      Kahaluu-Keauhou, HI3,381$79,92344%
      Shady Spring, WV3,380$58,8136%
      Source: The Shady Spring, WV employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).