Income/capita 52%
Household income 50%
Unemployment 106%
IndexAvon ParkFloridaNational
Income per capita$14,286$27,598$29,829
Median household income$27,793$48,900$55,322
Median income owner occupied$35,282$59,209$70,586
Median income renter occupied$21,538$34,622$35,192
Median earnings male$17,135$31,444$36,919
Median earnings female$17,378$25,332$26,250
Unemployment rate9.6%4.9%4.7%
Poverty level38.8%16.1%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Avon Park is 52% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Avon Park is 50% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Avon Park is 106% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Avon Park is 157% higher than the national average

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      Avon Park employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry14.3%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector1.6%19.6%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%2.3%
      Wholesale & retail services22.9%21.7%
      Public administration4.7%5.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities5.3%3.6%
      Education, health & social services5.1%33.5%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Frostproof, FL3,100$34,44438%
      Sebring, FL10,423$25,96353%
      Lemon Grove, FL730$25,73553%
      Avon Park, FL10,052$27,79350%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Waverly, IA10,049$61,00710%
      Indianola, MS10,047$26,47952%
      London, OH10,058$48,50412%
      Troy, IL10,041$72,05430%
      Gages Lake, IL10,041$94,14470%
      Avon Park, FL10,052$27,79350%
      Source: The Avon Park, FL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).