Income/capita 9%
Household income 3%
Unemployment 20%
Income per capita$27,043$26,678$29,829
Median household income$53,750$51,037$55,322
Median income owner occupied$0$65,914$70,586
Median income renter occupied$76,250$32,100$35,192
Median earnings male$0$34,871$36,919
Median earnings female$0$25,493$26,250
Unemployment rate3.8%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level12.2%17.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Bluffton is 9% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Bluffton is 3% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Bluffton is 20% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Bluffton is 19% lower than the national average

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      Bluffton employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry0.0%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector17.5%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services12.5%0.0%
      Public administration2.5%6.3%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities27.5%12.5%
      Education, health & social services7.5%56.3%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Blakely, GA4,787$23,61857%
      Fort Gaines, GA1,040$19,78764%
      Arlington, GA1,459$18,12567%
      Edison, GA1,146$17,91768%
      Coleman, GA63$0100%
      Bluffton, GA90$53,7503%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Maxbass, ND90$38,75030%
      Lowndesville, SC90$24,16756%
      Hobucken, NC90$0100%
      Ali Chukson, AZ90$0100%
      Thynedale, VA90$0100%
      Bluffton, GA90$53,7503%
      Source: The Bluffton, GA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).