Income/capita 33%
Household income 53%
Unemployment 41%
Income per capita$39,553$37,756$29,829
Median household income$84,891$76,067$55,322
Median income owner occupied$101,844$95,994$70,586
Median income renter occupied$46,938$47,333$35,192
Median earnings male$62,153$46,495$36,919
Median earnings female$36,693$35,612$26,250
Unemployment rate2.8%4.5%4.7%
Poverty level7.3%9.9%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Walkersville is 33% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Walkersville is 53% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Walkersville is 41% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Walkersville is 52% lower than the national average

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      Walkersville employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry10.5%1.6%
      Manufacturing sector13.1%0.7%
      Financial & insurance services3.8%4.8%
      Wholesale & retail services14.0%11.2%
      Public administration13.1%13.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities5.2%1.0%
      Education, health & social services10.4%37.5%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Adamstown, MD2,521$147,500167%
      Urbana, MD10,872$141,610156%
      Middletown, MD4,460$125,568127%
      Damascus, MD15,554$116,890111%
      Myersville, MD1,789$114,952108%
      Walkersville, MD5,989$84,89153%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Wailua Homesteads, HI5,987$69,60226%
      Roanoke, AL5,987$36,59134%
      Northville, MI5,986$99,05279%
      Deschutes River Woods, OR5,993$50,8858%
      Brookville, OH5,993$44,89819%
      Walkersville, MD5,989$84,89153%
      Source: The Walkersville, MD employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).