Income/capita 37%
Household income 13%
Unemployment 53%
IndexWhitemarsh IslandGeorgiaNational
Income per capita$40,935$26,678$29,829
Median household income$62,746$51,037$55,322
Median income owner occupied$80,321$65,914$70,586
Median income renter occupied$46,136$32,100$35,192
Median earnings male$44,145$34,871$36,919
Median earnings female$35,615$25,493$26,250
Unemployment rate2.2%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level8.9%17.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Whitemarsh Island is 37% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Whitemarsh Island is 13% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Whitemarsh Island is 53% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Whitemarsh Island is 41% lower than the national average

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      Whitemarsh Island employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry4.6%0.5%
      Manufacturing sector15.3%2.2%
      Financial & insurance services1.0%3.5%
      Wholesale & retail services13.4%10.9%
      Public administration3.6%2.3%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities9.1%2.8%
      Education, health & social services17.5%32.7%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Dutch Island, GA943$142,989158%
      Vernonburg, GA120$111,250101%
      Skidaway Island, GA7,950$104,64389%
      Talahi Island, GA1,454$87,09657%
      Isle of Hope, GA2,564$85,70755%
      Whitemarsh Island, GA6,922$62,74613%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Kenwood, OH6,922$66,38620%
      Middlebury, VT6,922$45,51118%
      Live Oak, FL6,921$30,06046%
      Great Neck Plaza, NY6,924$66,38420%
      Plaquemine, LA6,920$42,43023%
      Whitemarsh Island, GA6,922$62,74613%
      Source: The Whitemarsh Island, GA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).