Income/capita 67%
Household income 78%
Unemployment 172%
IndexCarr SquareSt. LouisMissouri
Income per capita$9,746$25,434$27,044
Median household income$12,436$36,809$49,593
Median income owner occupied$0$57,251$62,242
Median income renter occupied$0$25,392$30,016
Median earnings male$16,339$31,279$34,901
Median earnings female$24,583$25,810$24,771
Unemployment rate12.7%6.9%4.1%
Poverty leveln/a26.7%15.3%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Carr Square is 67% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Carr Square is 78% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Carr Square is 172% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Carr Square is equal to the national average

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      Carr Square median earnings by income bracket

      Carr Square employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry11.1%1.2%
      Manufacturing sector7.0%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%1.5%
      Wholesale & retail services5.2%10.5%
      Public administration16.6%7.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities13.5%4.0%
      Education, health & social services24.8%49.6%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Country Life Acres, MO135$250,001352%
      Ladue, MO8,579$186,371237%
      Town and Country, MO11,001$156,899184%
      Frontenac, MO3,527$149,821171%
      Huntleigh, MO355$144,375161%
      St. Louis, MO316,030$36,80933%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Riverside, CA318,678$58,9797%
      Corpus Christi, TX320,050$52,1546%
      Lexington-Fayette, KY311,529$50,6618%
      Pittsburgh, PA305,305$42,45023%
      Stockton, CA301,443$46,03317%
      St. Louis, MO316,030$36,80933%
      Source: The Carr Square, St. Louis, MO employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).