Income/capita 28%
Household income 46%
Unemployment 33%
IndexDeFuniak SpringsFloridaNational
Income per capita$21,619$27,598$29,829
Median household income$29,988$48,900$55,322
Median income owner occupied$44,682$59,209$70,586
Median income renter occupied$22,747$34,622$35,192
Median earnings male$30,350$31,444$36,919
Median earnings female$19,876$25,332$26,250
Unemployment rate6.2%4.9%4.7%
Poverty level22.7%16.1%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in DeFuniak Springs is 28% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in DeFuniak Springs is 46% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in DeFuniak Springs is 33% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in DeFuniak Springs is 51% higher than the national average

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      DeFuniak Springs employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry21.1%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector12.1%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%1.5%
      Wholesale & retail services17.8%19.7%
      Public administration8.1%5.3%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities0.0%0.0%
      Education, health & social services11.1%36.3%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Freeport, FL2,332$40,07428%
      Ponce de Leon, FL551$31,38943%
      DeFuniak Springs, FL5,873$29,98846%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Tequesta, FL5,873$54,7301%
      Finley, WA5,872$63,16714%
      Roseland, NJ5,875$96,25074%
      Sunnyvale, TX5,871$126,250128%
      Roseburg North, OR5,876$43,16422%
      DeFuniak Springs, FL5,873$29,98846%
      Source: The DeFuniak Springs, FL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).