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Income/capita 55%
Household income 51%
Unemployment 96%
IndexBelle GladeFloridaNational
Income per capita$13,321$27,598$29,829
Median household income$26,859$48,900$55,322
Median income owner occupied$45,872$59,209$70,586
Median income renter occupied$17,081$34,622$35,192
Median earnings male$24,113$31,444$36,919
Median earnings female$19,541$25,332$26,250
Unemployment rate9.1%4.9%4.7%
Poverty level37.4%16.1%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Belle Glade is 55% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Belle Glade is 51% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Belle Glade is 96% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Belle Glade is 148% higher than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $17,904$26,859$53,718
      City
      $32,596$48,900$97,800
      State
      $36,877$55,322$110,644
      Nation
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      Belle Glade median earnings by income bracket

      Belle Glade employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry6.2%1.1%
      Manufacturing sector15.1%31.7%
      Financial & insurance services0.1%2.0%
      Wholesale & retail services12.8%8.8%
      Public administration5.9%8.1%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities5.4%2.0%
      Education, health & social services7.3%37.4%
      Other46.9%36.6%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Canal Point, FL585$36,96433%
      South Bay, FL5,026$29,40547%
      Pahokee, FL6,022$27,90750%
      Lake Harbor, FL20$0100%
      Belle Glade, FL18,855$26,85951%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Twinsburg, OH18,851$73,31433%
      Ronkonkoma, NY18,846$88,59660%
      Ozark, MO18,867$49,11611%
      Woodbridge, NJ18,869$80,38745%
      Brook Park, OH18,875$48,81312%
      Belle Glade, FL18,855$26,85951%
      Source: The Belle Glade, FL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).