Income/capita 58%
Household income 59%
Unemployment 24%
Income per capita$12,419$26,678$29,829
Median household income$22,672$51,037$55,322
Median income owner occupied$29,732$65,914$70,586
Median income renter occupied$13,882$32,100$35,192
Median earnings male$21,964$34,871$36,919
Median earnings female$19,500$25,493$26,250
Unemployment rate5.8%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level29.1%17.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Wadley is 58% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Wadley is 59% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Wadley is 24% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Wadley is 92% higher than the national average

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      Wadley employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry6.2%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector34.3%4.3%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%3.2%
      Wholesale & retail services10.4%24.5%
      Public administration7.3%11.9%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities15.9%5.5%
      Education, health & social services0.0%24.5%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Vidette, GA147$51,2507%
      Kite, GA331$43,39322%
      Summertown, GA256$43,25022%
      Midville, GA321$34,37538%
      Davisboro, GA1,813$34,16738%
      Wadley, GA1,923$22,67259%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Holiday Heights, NJ1,923$36,29234%
      South Floral Park, NY1,923$88,63660%
      Harvey, ND1,923$37,20033%
      Robesonia, PA1,922$54,9171%
      West Glendive, MT1,922$69,72226%
      Wadley, GA1,923$22,67259%
      Source: The Wadley, GA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).