Income/capita 7%
Household income 13%
Unemployment 46%
IndexBoynton BeachFloridaNational
Income per capita$27,706$27,598$29,829
Median household income$47,943$48,900$55,322
Median income owner occupied$55,469$59,209$70,586
Median income renter occupied$40,146$34,622$35,192
Median earnings male$31,943$31,444$36,919
Median earnings female$27,593$25,332$26,250
Unemployment rate6.8%4.9%4.7%
Poverty level16.0%16.1%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Boynton Beach is 7% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Boynton Beach is 13% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Boynton Beach is 46% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Boynton Beach is 6% higher than the national average

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      Boynton Beach employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry9.3%1.9%
      Manufacturing sector5.0%0.1%
      Financial & insurance services2.6%4.3%
      Wholesale & retail services18.5%13.7%
      Public administration3.2%2.4%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities6.3%2.3%
      Education, health & social services10.4%36.8%

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      Boynton Beach, FL72,748$47,94313%

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      Source: The Boynton Beach, FL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).