Black Families are making good MONEY in these cities

Source: Women Businesses

Two years ago I was trying my best to relocate from Mobile, Al to Houston, Tx. I heard black people were making a good living in Houston and the jobs were plentiful. Well, God had other plans and I ended up in San Antonio, Tx and with a good paying job. If you are looking to relocate for a better life and more money check out these cities.

10. San Antonio, Texas (tie)
Median household income: $41,681
Home ownership rate: 40.8%
Share who are self-employed: 9.3%
Change in population, 2000-13: 43.3%
 
9. Richmond, Va. (tie)
Median household income: $38,899
Home ownership rate: 47.8%
Share who are self-employed: 12.7% 
Change in population, 2000-13: 17.9%
 
8. Miami, Fla. (tie)
Median household income: $36,749
Home ownership rate: 44.9%
Share who are self-employed: 11.2%
Change in population, 2000-13: 32.4%
7. Orlando, Fla. 
Median household income: $33,982
Home ownership rate: 43.8%
Share who are self-employed: 11%
Change in population, 2000-13: 58.9%
 
6. Virginia Beach-Norfolk, Va. 
Median household income: $40,677
Home ownership rate: 43.8%
Share who are self-employed: 13.2%
Change in population, 2000-13: 34.6%
 
5. Charlotte, N.C. (tie)
Median household income: $36,522
Home ownership rate: 43.9%
Share who are self-employed: 13.6%
Change in population, 2000-13: 14.8%
 
4. Baltimore, Md. (tie)
Median household income: $47,898
Home ownership rate: 46.2%
Share who are self-employed: 15%
Change in population, 2000-13: 15.6%
 
3. Washington D.C.-Va.-Md.-WV. 
Median household income: $64,896
Home ownership rate: 49.2%
Share who are self-employed: 15.1%
Change in population, 2000-13: 19.7%
2. Raleigh, N.C.
Median household income: $42,285
Home ownership rate: 46.7%
Share who are self-employed: 12.8%
Change in population, 2000-13: 55.9%
 
1. Atlanta, Ga.
Median household income: $41,803
Home ownership rate: 46.9%
Share who are self-employed: 17.1%
Change in population, 2000-13: 49.9%
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5 thoughts on “Black Families are making good MONEY in these cities

  1. Very inspirational! This is the info that anyone would need whenever thinking about relocations…you always want something that is going to benefit, and not hinder you. Thanks educated son for the advice, and motivation!

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