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As of 2010-2014, the per capita income of Bethany is $12,342, which is much lower than the state average of $23,237 and is much lower than the national average of $28,555. Bethany median household income is $51,667, which has grown by 42.04% since 2000. The median household income growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 40.01% and is much higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. On average Bethany residents spend 21.2 minutes per day commuting to work, which is lower than the state average of 25.3 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, #361

Bethany, WV
12,342 USD
West Virginia
23,237 USD
U.S.
28,555 USD

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

Median Individual Worker Income, see rank

Bethany, WV
3,250 USD
West Virginia
27,022 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
Bethany, WV
3,355 USD
West Virginia
34,030 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
Bethany, WV
3,227 USD
West Virginia
21,583 USD
U.S.
25,692 USD

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

Household Income

Median Household Income, #64
Bethany, WV
51,667 USD
West Virginia
41,576 USD
U.S.
53,482 USD
Mean Household Income, see rank
Bethany, WV
62,746 USD
West Virginia
55,976 USD
U.S.
74,596 USD
Median Household Income Growth Since 2000, #114
Bethany, WV
42.04%
West Virginia
40.01%
U.S.
27.36%
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
 Bethany, WVWest VirginiaU.S.
%+Average Amount%+Average Amount%+Average Amount
Interest, Dividends, or Net Rental Income26.60%$8,778, see rank17.03%$11,98821.11%$16,919
Social Security Income31.38%$21,107, see rank38.80%$17,12829.33%$17,636
Public Assistance Income-0.53%$0, see rank2.29%$2,8992.82%$3,720
Retirement Income27.66%$23,652, see rank23.52%$17,38817.85%$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
Bethany, WV
60,833 USD
West Virginia
52,875 USD
U.S.
65,443 USD
Mean Family Income, see rank
Bethany, WV
74,042 USD
West Virginia
67,024 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

 Bethany, WVWest VirginiaU.S.
White$51,354, see rank$42,140$56,900

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

Median Household Income by Age

 Bethany, WVWest VirginiaU.S.
less than 25$30,469, see rank$20,057$25,788
25 to 44$63,750, see rank$48,823$58,398
45 to 64$53,750, see rank$49,530$65,027
65 or over$51,563, see rank$30,724$37,945

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

Employment Status

 Bethany, WVWest VirginiaU.S.
Population 16 Years and Over1,093, see rank1,513,749248,775,628
Male1598, 54.71%, see rank48.90%48.69%
Male, In Labor Force:2272, 45.48%, see rank59.36%69.28%
Male, In Armed Forces20, 0.00%, see rank0.14%0.73%
Male, Civilian2272, 45.48%, see rank59.22%68.54%
Male, Civilian, Employed3255, 93.75%, see rank90.78%90.49%
Male, Civilian, Unemployed317, 6.25%, see rank9.22%9.51%
Male, Not in Labor Force2326, 54.52%, see rank40.64%30.72%
Female1495, 45.29%, see rank51.10%51.31%
Female, In Labor Force:2267, 53.94%, see rank49.39%58.79%
Female, In Armed Forces20, 0.00%, see rank0.02%0.11%
Female, Civilian2267, 53.94%, see rank49.37%58.69%
Female, Civilian, Employed3243, 91.01%, see rank93.03%91.18%
Female, Civilian, Unemployed324, 8.99%, see rank6.97%8.82%
Female, Not in Labor Force2228, 46.06%, see rank50.61%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

 Bethany, WVWest VirginiaU.S.
Workers 16 Years and Over490, 100%736,438141,337,148
Car, Truck, or Van—Drove Alone282, 57.55%, see rank82.32%76.41%
Car, Truck, or Van—Carpooled36, 7.35%, see rank10.25%9.59%
Public Transportation0, 0.00%, see rank0.75%5.06%
Walked98, 20.00%, see rank2.85%2.78%
Other Means2, 0.41%, see rank1.01%1.79%
Worked at Home72, 14.69%, see rank2.84%4.37%

Mean Travel Time to Work, see rank
Bethany, WV
21.2 minutes
West Virginia
25.3 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
 Bethany, WVWest VirginiaU.S.
Civilian Employed, 16 Years and Over498753,227143,435,233
Male1255, 51.20%, see rank52.83%52.38%
Management, Professional, and Related Occupations269, 27.06%, see rank25.96%33.12%
Service Occupations273, 28.63%, see rank14.68%15.12%
Sales and Office Occupations271, 27.84%, see rank15.68%17.47%
Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations20, 0.00%, see rank0.77%1.11%
Construction, Extraction, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations214, 5.49%, see rank14.35%9.29%
Production, Transportation, and Material Moving Occupations216, 6.27%, see rank21.14%17.94%
Female1243, 48.80%, see rank47.17%47.62%
Management, Professional, and Related Occupations297, 39.92%, see rank37.61%40.04%
Service Occupations259, 24.28%, see rank23.73%21.52%
Sales and Office Occupations282, 33.74%, see rank34.05%31.93%
Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations20, 0.00%, see rank0.08%0.32%
Construction, Extraction, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations20, 0.00%, see rank0.25%0.28%
Production, Transportation, and Material Moving Occupations25, 2.06%, see rank4.03%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
 Bethany, WVWest VirginiaU.S.
Civilian Employed, 16 Years and Over498, 100%753,227143,435,233
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunting, Mining5, 1.00%, see rank5.33%1.96%
Construction36, 7.23%, see rank6.31%6.17%
Manufacturing8, 1.61%, see rank8.19%10.43%
Wholesale Trade6, 1.20%, see rank2.16%2.75%
Retail Trade56, 11.24%, see rank12.57%11.57%
Transportation, Warehousing, Utilities0, 0.00%, see rank5.40%4.93%
Information18, 3.61%, see rank1.74%2.14%
Finance, Insurance, Real Estate, Rental, Leasing7, 1.41%, see rank4.21%6.60%
Professional, Scientific, Management,
Administrative, Waste Management Services
11, 2.21%, see rank7.73%10.89%
Educational Services, Health Care, Social Assistance246, 49.40%, see rank26.45%23.21%
Arts, Entertainment, Recreation,
Accommodation, Food Services
93, 18.67%, see rank9.03%9.49%
Public Administration6, 1.20%, see rank6.55%4.92%
Other Services, Except Public Administration6, 1.20%, see rank4.35%4.96%

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

Poverty Level

 Bethany, WV%West VirginiaU.S.
Population in Poverty194.74%, see rank18.13%15.59%
Family in Poverty00.00%, see rank13.11%11.47%

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


 
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