Income/capita 42%
Household income 36%
Unemployment 70%
IndexUnion CityGeorgiaNational
Income per capita$17,296$26,678$29,829
Median household income$35,229$51,037$55,322
Median income owner occupied$51,926$65,914$70,586
Median income renter occupied$25,623$32,100$35,192
Median earnings male$27,235$34,871$36,919
Median earnings female$27,076$25,493$26,250
Unemployment rate7.9%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level21.3%17.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Union City is 42% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Union City is 36% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Union City is 70% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Union City is 41% higher than the national average

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      Union City employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry6.5%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector5.0%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services5.4%3.2%
      Wholesale & retail services18.2%10.6%
      Public administration3.6%9.5%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities13.5%16.0%
      Education, health & social services8.9%29.7%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Peachtree City, GA34,988$90,05163%
      Druid Hills, GA13,444$88,54260%
      Tyrone, GA7,121$87,66558%
      Fayetteville, GA16,780$66,79321%
      Chattahoochee Hills, GA2,655$61,45411%
      Union City, GA20,560$35,22936%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Arvin, CA20,562$36,52434%
      South El Monte, CA20,566$42,46023%
      Silverdale, WA20,546$64,22416%
      Sapulpa, OK20,546$43,96121%
      Chambersburg, PA20,576$42,43223%
      Union City, GA20,560$35,22936%
      Source: The Union City, GA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).