Hampstead Economic Profile

Of the population in Hampstead, around 80 percent of them are currently employed. Of these, 20 percent hold a bachelor's degree or higher, with most of the rest possessing high school degrees. The most commonly held occupations are within sales and office jobs, with management and professional positions coming next. The largest industries of the area are service, construction and maintenance, and then production and transportation trades. The median household income is $49,000 and houses are commonly valued around $242,000. Hampstead is projected to have a future job growth of 37 percent, and nearby Wilmington has job opportunities as well.  

Major Employers

929 North Front Street
Wilmington, NC 28401
(910) 251 0081

PPD is a leading global contract research organization providing drug discovery, development and lifecycle management services. Their clients and partners include pharmaceutical, biotechnology, medical device, academic and government organizations.

Founded in Wilmington, the company has offices in 46 countries with more than 12,000 professionals worldwide. Their international headquarters is in downtown Wilmington....more about PPD

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