Income/capita 55%
Household income 58%
Unemployment 46%
IndexCocoa WestFloridaNational
Income per capita$13,572$27,598$29,829
Median household income$23,289$48,900$55,322
Median income owner occupied$26,685$59,209$70,586
Median income renter occupied$20,658$34,622$35,192
Median earnings male$17,284$31,444$36,919
Median earnings female$18,315$25,332$26,250
Unemployment rate6.8%4.9%4.7%
Poverty level46.4%16.1%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Cocoa West is 55% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Cocoa West is 58% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Cocoa West is 46% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Cocoa West is 207% higher than the national average

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      Cocoa West employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry13.7%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector8.4%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services2.5%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services26.9%19.6%
      Public administration3.0%8.4%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities4.3%1.3%
      Education, health & social services2.5%38.7%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Viera West, FL8,680$79,08743%
      South Patrick Shores, FL6,398$70,36327%
      Palm Shores, FL1,242$65,58819%
      Viera East, FL11,090$65,14318%
      Satellite Beach, FL10,495$63,17014%
      Cocoa West, FL5,115$23,28958%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Bowie, TX5,115$38,00331%
      Massanetta Springs, VA5,116$79,54544%
      Orangetree, FL5,117$76,13238%
      Bridgeville, PA5,117$45,84917%
      Los Chaves, NM5,117$53,4463%
      Cocoa West, FL5,115$23,28958%
      Source: The Cocoa West, FL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).