Highest-income areas in: Georgia

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Highest-income areas in: Georgia

Savannah

2009 per capita income: $38,190
2008 per capita income: $39,183
Metro's wealth rank in U.S.: 99
Unemployment rate: 9.1 percent
Most populous city in state: Atlanta

The military is a major employer in Savannah, including Fort Stewart and Hunter Army Airfield, according to the Savannah Economic Development Authority. Other major businesses include aircraft manufacturer Gulfstream Aerospace and Memorial Health University Medical Center.