Income/capita 0%
Household income 39%
Unemployment 14%
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Income per capita$29,709$32,999$29,829
Median household income$76,624$62,848$55,322
Median income owner occupied$87,159$79,796$70,586
Median income renter occupied$52,443$41,061$35,192
Median earnings male$51,202$41,953$36,919
Median earnings female$31,973$27,576$26,250
Unemployment rate5.3%4.3%4.7%
Poverty level8.4%12.7%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in South Hill is equal to the national average
  • The median household income in South Hill is 39% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in South Hill is 14% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in South Hill is 44% lower than the national average

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      South Hill employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry11.2%1.5%
      Manufacturing sector19.0%0.8%
      Financial & insurance services2.2%5.3%
      Wholesale & retail services17.3%14.4%
      Public administration7.2%5.7%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities8.0%4.3%
      Education, health & social services11.6%39.5%

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      Lake Tapps, WA13,030$105,83691.3%
      Dash Point, WA939$101,34683.2%
      Lake Holm, WA3,111$92,93868.0%
      Lake Morton-Berrydale, WA10,742$92,91167.9%
      Browns Point, WA1,187$92,29266.8%
      South Hill, WA55,194$76,62438.5%

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      Hendersonville, TN55,073$63,50314.8%
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      Anderson, IN55,342$34,44137.7%
      Shoreline, WA55,021$70,39827.3%
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      South Hill, WA55,194$76,62438.5%
      Source: The South Hill, WA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).