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Athens, Clarke County Metro Area Income and Careers

 

As of 2010-2014, the per capita income of Athens, Clarke County Area is $22,243, which is lower than the state average of $25,427 and is lower than the national average of $28,555. Athens, Clarke County Area median household income is $41,624. On average Athens, Clarke County Area residents spend 21.7 minutes per day commuting to work, which is lower than the state average of 27.4 minutes and is lower than the national average of 25.7 minutes.

Topics:Per Capita IncomeMedian Workers IncomeHousehold IncomeFamily IncomeMedian Income by AgeEmployment StatusCommuting to WorkCareersPoverty Level

Per Capita Income, #547

Athens, Clarke County Area
22,243 USD
Georgia
25,427 USD
U.S.
28,555 USD

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical per capita income data.

Median Individual Worker Income, see rank

Athens, Clarke County Area
22,374 USD
Georgia
29,424 USD
U.S.
30,815 USD

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical median individual worker income data.


Male Median Individual Worker Income, see rank
Athens, Clarke County Area
25,994 USD
Georgia
33,645 USD
U.S.
36,116 USD

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical male median individual worker income data.


Female Median Individual Worker Income, see rank
Athens, Clarke County Area
19,840 USD
Georgia
25,105 USD
U.S.
25,692 USD

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical female median individual worker income data.

Household Income

Median Household Income, #621
Athens, Clarke County Area
41,624 USD
Georgia
49,342 USD
U.S.
53,482 USD
Mean Household Income, see rank
Athens, Clarke County Area
59,830 USD
Georgia
68,317 USD
U.S.
74,596 USD
Median Household Income Growth Since 2005-2009, see rank
Athens, Clarke County Area
4.65%
Georgia
16.28%
U.S.
27.36%

*The Athens, Clarke County Area median household income growth rate is since 2005-2009. The Georgia and U.S population growth rate is since 2000.
Ranks: $10k or less, $10k-$20k, $20k-$30k, $30k-$40k, $40k-$50k, $50k-$75k, $75k-$100k, $100k-$150k, $150k-$200k, $200k or more


Household Income Other than Earnings
 Athens, Clarke County AreaGeorgiaU.S.
%+Average Amount%+Average Amount%+Average Amount
Interest, Dividends, or Net Rental Income17.89%$13,680, see rank16.09%$15,04921.11%$16,919
Social Security Income25.70%$17,282, see rank26.97%$17,11429.33%$17,636
Public Assistance Income1.25%$2,059, see rank1.91%$3,3102.82%$3,720
Retirement Income15.83%$29,897, see rank16.32%$24,53317.85%$24,095
+ The percentage of the total households that have the income.

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical household income data.

Family Income

Median Family Income, see rank
Athens, Clarke County Area
58,327 USD
Georgia
59,068 USD
U.S.
65,443 USD
Mean Family Income, see rank
Athens, Clarke County Area
76,391 USD
Georgia
78,856 USD
U.S.
86,963 USD
Ranks: $10k or less, $10k-$20k, $20k-$30k, $30k-$40k, $40k-$50k, $50k-$75k, $75k-$100k, $100k-$150k, $150k-$200k, $200k or more

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical family income data.

Median Household Income by Races

 Athens, Clarke County AreaGeorgiaU.S.
White$47,404, see rank$56,472$56,900
Black$25,804, see rank$36,356$35,600
Hispanic$28,255, see rank$38,032$42,396
Asian$38,529, see rank$64,364$73,244
American Indian, Alaska Native$40,667, see rank$38,359$37,170
One Race, Other$34,525, see rank$34,510$40,300
Two or More Races$33,158, see rank$46,698$47,621

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical median household income by races data.

Median Household Income by Age

 Athens, Clarke County AreaGeorgiaU.S.
less than 25$10,365, see rank$23,220$25,788
25 to 44$42,659, see rank$51,851$58,398
45 to 64$58,530, see rank$58,662$65,027
65 or over$40,551, see rank$36,350$37,945

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical median household income by age data.

Employment Status

 Athens, Clarke County AreaGeorgiaU.S.
Population 16 Years and Over160,495, see rank7,693,577248,775,628
Male176,244, 47.51%, see rank48.19%48.69%
Male, In Labor Force:248,507, 63.62%, see rank68.68%69.28%
Male, In Armed Forces2296, 0.39%, see rank1.19%0.73%
Male, Civilian248,211, 63.23%, see rank67.49%68.54%
Male, Civilian, Employed344,028, 91.32%, see rank89.31%90.49%
Male, Civilian, Unemployed34,183, 8.68%, see rank10.69%9.51%
Male, Not in Labor Force227,737, 36.38%, see rank31.32%30.72%
Female184,251, 52.49%, see rank51.81%51.31%
Female, In Labor Force:245,850, 54.42%, see rank58.27%58.79%
Female, In Armed Forces220, 0.02%, see rank0.13%0.11%
Female, Civilian245,830, 54.40%, see rank58.13%58.69%
Female, Civilian, Employed341,953, 91.54%, see rank89.13%91.18%
Female, Civilian, Unemployed33,877, 8.46%, see rank10.87%8.82%
Female, Not in Labor Force238,401, 45.58%, see rank41.73%41.21%
1 Percentage of the population of 16 years and over.
2 Percentage of the population of 16 years and over for the gender.
3 Percentage of the Civilian for the gender.

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical employment status data.

Commuting to Work

 Athens, Clarke County AreaGeorgiaU.S.
Workers 16 Years and Over84,671, 100%4,253,203141,337,148
Car, Truck, or Van—Drove Alone67,005, 79.14%, see rank79.49%76.41%
Car, Truck, or Van—Carpooled7,891, 9.32%, see rank10.41%9.59%
Public Transportation1,576, 1.86%, see rank2.10%5.06%
Walked2,627, 3.10%, see rank1.57%2.78%
Other Means2,038, 2.41%, see rank1.66%1.79%
Worked at Home3,534, 4.17%, see rank4.78%4.37%

Mean Travel Time to Work, see rank
Athens, Clarke County Area
21.7 minutes
Georgia
27.4 minutes
U.S.
25.7 minutes
Ranks: 9 min. or less, 10-19 min., 20-29 min., 30-39 min., 40-59 min., 60-89 min., 90min. or more

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical commuting to work data.

Careers


Occupation
 Athens, Clarke County AreaGeorgiaU.S.
Civilian Employed, 16 Years and Over85,9814,300,074143,435,233
Male144,028, 51.21%, see rank51.97%52.38%
Management, Professional, and Related Occupations216,045, 36.44%, see rank31.98%33.12%
Service Occupations27,615, 17.30%, see rank14.45%15.12%
Sales and Office Occupations26,919, 15.71%, see rank17.93%17.47%
Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations2609, 1.38%, see rank0.92%1.11%
Construction, Extraction, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations22,548, 5.79%, see rank9.27%9.29%
Production, Transportation, and Material Moving Occupations28,132, 18.47%, see rank18.73%17.94%
Female141,953, 48.79%, see rank48.03%47.62%
Management, Professional, and Related Occupations218,365, 43.78%, see rank39.87%40.04%
Service Occupations28,256, 19.68%, see rank19.69%21.52%
Sales and Office Occupations211,999, 28.60%, see rank32.68%31.93%
Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations2384, 0.92%, see rank0.23%0.32%
Construction, Extraction, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations273, 0.17%, see rank0.32%0.28%
Production, Transportation, and Material Moving Occupations22,821, 6.72%, see rank6.88%5.65%
1 Percentage of the civilian employed, 16 years and over.
2 Percentage of the civilian employed, 16 years and over for the gender.

Industry
 Athens, Clarke County AreaGeorgiaU.S.
Civilian Employed, 16 Years and Over85,981, 100%4,300,074143,435,233
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunting, Mining1,728, 2.01%, see rank1.18%1.96%
Construction3,678, 4.28%, see rank6.38%6.17%
Manufacturing8,347, 9.71%, see rank10.63%10.43%
Wholesale Trade1,944, 2.26%, see rank2.90%2.75%
Retail Trade10,069, 11.71%, see rank11.95%11.57%
Transportation, Warehousing, Utilities2,601, 3.03%, see rank5.98%4.93%
Information1,136, 1.32%, see rank2.49%2.14%
Finance, Insurance, Real Estate, Rental, Leasing3,417, 3.97%, see rank6.33%6.60%
Professional, Scientific, Management,
Administrative, Waste Management Services
7,752, 9.02%, see rank11.42%10.89%
Educational Services, Health Care, Social Assistance28,807, 33.50%, see rank21.10%23.21%
Arts, Entertainment, Recreation,
Accommodation, Food Services
9,749, 11.34%, see rank9.25%9.49%
Public Administration3,133, 3.64%, see rank5.40%4.92%
Other Services, Except Public Administration3,620, 4.21%, see rank4.99%4.96%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical careers data.

Poverty Level

 Athens, Clarke County Area%GeorgiaU.S.
Population in Poverty49,02126.48%, see rank18.48%15.59%
Family in Poverty6,23215.23%, see rank14.22%11.47%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical poverty level data.


 
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