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Income/capita 58%
Household income 57%
Unemployment 136%
IndexWalnut Park EastSt. LouisMissouri
Income per capita$12,470$25,434$27,044
Median household income$23,817$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$20,991$31,279$34,901
Median earnings female$20,880$25,810$24,771
Unemployment rate11.0%6.9%4.1%
Poverty leveln/a26.7%15.3%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Walnut Park East is 58% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Walnut Park East is 57% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Walnut Park East is 136% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Walnut Park East is equal to the national average

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      $Input your household income
      $24,536$36,809$73,618
      City
      $33,058$49,593$99,186
      State
      $36,877$55,322$110,644
      Nation
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      Walnut Park East median earnings by income bracket

      Walnut Park East employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry3.1%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector7.0%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services6.1%2.0%
      Wholesale & retail services15.4%15.9%
      Public administration0.8%1.9%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities4.7%7.1%
      Education, health & social services27.3%55.4%
      Other35.5%13.9%

      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 Walnut Park East, St. Louis, MO employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).