Union employment information

IndexUnionSouth CarolinaNational
Income per capita$18,110$25,521$29,829
Median household income$26,858$46,898$55,322
Median income owner occupied$41,735$57,389$70,586
Median income renter occupied$19,199$29,505$35,192
Median earnings male$26,526$32,196$36,919
Median earnings female$18,274$23,580$26,250
Unemployment rate7.5%5.0%4.7%
Poverty level30.2%17.2%15.1%
The Union, SC employment information can be a key indicator when searching for a new job. A good indicator of the strength of the job market is the income per capita and the median household income. The income per capita in Union is $18,110, which is 29% lower than than the South Carolina average and 39% lower than than the national average. The median household income is $26,858, which is 43% lower than than the South Carolina average and 51% lower than than the national average. The unemployment rate in Union is 8%, which is 61% higher than than the national average. The poverty rate in Union is 30% which is 100% higher than than the national average.

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$Input your household income
$17,903$26,858$53,716
City
$31,262$46,898$93,796
State
$36,877$55,322$110,644
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According to the PEW research center, the middle class is defined as a range from two thirds (2/3) of the median household income to a multiple of two (2) times the median household income. Displayed above are the city, state and national median household income averages. Simply enter your median household income to determine if your income falls into the middle class or if your household income is considered upper or lower class.

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  • The income per capita in Union is 39% lower than the national average.
  • The median household income in Union is 51% lower than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Union is 61% higher than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Union is 100% higher than the national average.

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Union median earnings by income bracket

Union employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry6.3%0.0%
Manufacturing sector24.9%0.7%
Financial & insurance services3.5%1.8%
Wholesale & retail services21.0%19.6%
Public administration6.7%6.3%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities5.2%1.0%
Education, health & social services12.4%39.4%
Other19.2%19.6%

Nearby cities with high median household income

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Monarch Mill, SC1,579$41,92324%
Pacolet, SC2,369$35,67036%
Buffalo, SC1,573$30,61745%
Lockhart, SC574$30,41745%
Central Pacolet, SC147$24,16756%
Union, SC8,081$26,85851%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Marengo, IL8,081$62,79614%
Ashland, WI8,083$37,91731%
Warrenton, MO8,077$42,16124%
Whitehouse, TX8,069$64,19616%
Yelm, WA8,066$51,4057%
Union, SC8,081$26,85851%
Source: The Union, SC employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).