Income/capita NAT. AVG.
Household income NAT. AVG.
Unemployment NAT. AVG.
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IndexWhite CenterWashingtonNational
Income per capita$31,028$32,999$29,829
Median household income$61,750$62,848$55,322
Median income owner occupied$100,167$79,796$70,586
Median income renter occupied$40,938$41,061$35,192
Median earnings male$38,361$41,953$36,919
Median earnings female$28,916$27,576$26,250
Unemployment rate3.9%4.3%4.7%
Poverty level17.0%12.7%15.1%
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Key findings

  • The income per capita in White Center is 4% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in White Center is 12% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in White Center is 16% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in White Center is 13% higher than the national average

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      $41,162 $61,750 $123,500
      $41,894 $62,848 $125,696
      $36,877 $55,322 $110,644
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      White Center median earnings by income bracket

      White Center employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry18.0%18.0%
      Manufacturing sector12.5%12.5%
      Financial & insurance services1.4%1.4%
      Wholesale & retail services9.2%9.2%
      Public administration1.6%1.6%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities10.4%10.4%
      Education, health & social services9.7%9.7%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City Population Household Income National Avg.
      Clyde Hill, WA3,360$250,001351.9%
      Hunts Point, WA347$250,001351.9%
      Yarrow Point, WA1,353$250,001351.9%
      Beaux Arts Village, WA396$241,875337.2%
      Medina, WA3,283$185,163234.7%
      White Center, WA15,995$61,75011.6%

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      Rossville, MD15,993$77,43740.0%
      Summerside, PE15,987n/a 
      Buford, GA16,003$57,1473.3%
      Prospect Heights, IL15,986$72,50031.1%
      Fremont, OH16,005$42,85022.5%
      White Center, WA15,995$61,75011.6%
      Source: The White Center, WA employment data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).