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Income/capita 41%
Household income 51%
Unemployment 81%
IndexBlountstownFloridaNational
Income per capita$17,497$27,598$29,829
Median household income$27,346$48,900$55,322
Median income owner occupied$33,000$59,209$70,586
Median income renter occupied$17,813$34,622$35,192
Median earnings male$21,952$31,444$36,919
Median earnings female$26,768$25,332$26,250
Unemployment rate8.5%4.9%4.7%
Poverty level19.4%16.1%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Blountstown is 41% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Blountstown is 51% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Blountstown is 81% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Blountstown is 29% higher than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $18,228$27,346$54,692
      City
      $32,596$48,900$97,800
      State
      $36,877$55,322$110,644
      Nation
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      Blountstown median earnings by income bracket

      Blountstown employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry23.0%1.7%
      Manufacturing sector1.5%4.7%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%3.1%
      Wholesale & retail services22.4%5.3%
      Public administration19.2%8.4%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities1.5%0.8%
      Education, health & social services8.4%48.2%
      Other24.1%20.6%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Hosford, FL816$60,89310%
      Lake Mystic, FL399$60,86510%
      Bristol, FL1,071$37,12533%
      Altha, FL724$31,76543%
      Blountstown, FL2,504$27,34651%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      East Sonora, CA2,504$39,58328%
      Halesite, NY2,504$123,548123%
      Pearl River, LA2,504$52,8334%
      Seville, OH2,505$55,1880%
      Salina, UT2,505$50,4669%
      Blountstown, FL2,504$27,34651%
      Source: The Blountstown, FL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).