Petworth employment information

IndexPetworthWashingtonDistrict of Columbia
Income per capita$54,139$48,781$48,781
Median household income$102,992$72,935$72,935
Median income owner occupied$0$118,203$118,203
Median income renter occupied$0$49,113$49,113
Median earnings male$62,817$51,839$51,839
Median earnings female$53,664$44,179$44,179
Unemployment rate4.0%6.0%6.0%
Poverty leveln/a17.9%17.9%
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  • The income per capita in Petworth is 81% higher than the national average.
  • The median household income in Petworth is 86% higher than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Petworth is 14% lower than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Petworth is equal to the national average.

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Petworth median earnings by income bracket

Petworth employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry12.3%1.4%
Manufacturing sector1.0%0.0%
Financial & insurance services1.6%1.9%
Wholesale & retail services5.0%2.9%
Public administration11.6%15.1%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities2.2%1.8%
Education, health & social services9.5%22.3%

Nearby cities with high median household income

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Chevy Chase town, MD2,948$250,001352%
Chevy Chase Village, MD2,030$250,001352%
Martin's Additions, MD912$250,001352%
Chevy Chase Section Five, MD641$250,001352%
Somerset, MD1,215$250,001352%
Washington, DC659,009$72,93532%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Boston, MA658,279$58,5166%
Memphis, TN655,857$36,97533%
Denver, CO663,303$56,2582%
Seattle, WA668,849$74,45835%
Nashville, TN643,771$49,89110%
Washington, DC659,009$72,93532%
Source: The Petworth, Washington, DC employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).