Income/capita 57%
Household income 61%
Unemployment 30%
Income per capita$12,836$26,678$29,829
Median household income$21,541$51,037$55,322
Median income owner occupied$38,802$65,914$70,586
Median income renter occupied$13,571$32,100$35,192
Median earnings male$27,037$34,871$36,919
Median earnings female$20,957$25,493$26,250
Unemployment rate6.1%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level40.8%17.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Colquitt is 57% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Colquitt is 61% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Colquitt is 30% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Colquitt is 170% higher than the national average

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      Colquitt employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry12.2%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector25.7%8.0%
      Financial & insurance services4.5%3.6%
      Wholesale & retail services13.2%18.8%
      Public administration5.3%3.1%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities6.6%0.0%
      Education, health & social services5.3%45.3%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Iron City, GA243$38,75030%
      Brinson, GA237$34,64337%
      Jakin, GA241$28,75048%
      Blakely, GA4,787$23,61857%
      Damascus, GA286$17,76868%
      Colquitt, GA2,336$21,54161%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Madison, ME2,336$36,10735%
      Cumberland, WI2,336$39,79728%
      Gate City, VA2,336$36,09035%
      Matamoras, PA2,336$55,8331%
      East Jordan, MI2,335$33,81639%
      Colquitt, GA2,336$21,54161%
      Source: The Colquitt, GA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).