Income/capita 34%
Household income 49%
Unemployment 102%
IndexCollege ParkGeorgiaNational
Income per capita$19,542$26,678$29,829
Median household income$28,191$51,037$55,322
Median income owner occupied$60,763$65,914$70,586
Median income renter occupied$22,126$32,100$35,192
Median earnings male$24,784$34,871$36,919
Median earnings female$20,595$25,493$26,250
Unemployment rate9.4%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level35.7%17.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in College Park is 34% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in College Park is 49% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in College Park is 102% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in College Park is 136% higher than the national average

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      College Park employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry7.4%1.3%
      Manufacturing sector2.9%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services2.8%5.0%
      Wholesale & retail services17.6%11.5%
      Public administration3.9%7.5%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities12.5%10.2%
      Education, health & social services11.5%20.7%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Avondale Estates, GA3,095$100,87182%
      Druid Hills, GA13,444$88,54260%
      Tyrone, GA7,121$87,66558%
      Decatur, GA21,210$81,59847%
      Fayetteville, GA16,780$66,79321%
      College Park, GA14,434$28,19149%

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      College Park, GA14,434$28,19149%
      Source: The College Park, GA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).