Income/capita 19%
Household income 24%
Unemployment 26%
IndexDeerfield BeachFloridaNational
Income per capita$24,200$27,598$29,829
Median household income$42,106$48,900$55,322
Median income owner occupied$45,121$59,209$70,586
Median income renter occupied$37,156$34,622$35,192
Median earnings male$30,233$31,444$36,919
Median earnings female$25,284$25,332$26,250
Unemployment rate5.9%4.9%4.7%
Poverty level18.1%16.1%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Deerfield Beach is 19% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Deerfield Beach is 24% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Deerfield Beach is 26% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Deerfield Beach is 20% higher than the national average

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      Deerfield Beach employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry14.8%1.8%
      Manufacturing sector6.5%0.2%
      Financial & insurance services3.4%4.6%
      Wholesale & retail services19.3%15.6%
      Public administration3.9%2.3%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities5.4%1.9%
      Education, health & social services6.1%28.9%

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      Deerfield Beach, FL78,642$42,10624%

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