Income/capita 2%
Household income 12%
Unemployment 29%
IndexSouth WaverlyPennsylvaniaNational
Income per capita$30,425$30,137$29,829
Median household income$61,806$54,895$55,322
Median income owner occupied$65,313$68,587$70,586
Median income renter occupied$0$31,605$35,192
Median earnings male$36,250$39,478$36,919
Median earnings female$24,722$26,440$26,250
Unemployment rate3.3%4.5%4.7%
Poverty level7.6%13.3%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in South Waverly is 2% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in South Waverly is 12% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in South Waverly is 29% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in South Waverly is 50% lower than the national average

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      South Waverly employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry1.3%1.8%
      Manufacturing sector28.5%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services1.3%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services17.4%6.2%
      Public administration0.9%5.9%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities13.6%0.0%
      Education, health & social services21.2%61.5%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Horseheads North, NY2,581$88,58360%
      Breesport, NY745$61,91712%
      Nichols, NY557$59,5008%
      Burlington, PA200$55,3130%
      Troy, PA1,534$51,2507%
      South Waverly, PA1,239$61,80612%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Bowling Green, VA1,239$49,63210%
      Tok, AK1,239$59,0187%
      Knights Landing, CA1,240$39,31029%
      Cleora, OK1,240$43,50021%
      Marshallton, PA1,238$34,65537%
      South Waverly, PA1,239$61,80612%
      Source: The South Waverly, PA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).