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Income/capita 55%
Household income 56%
Unemployment 217%
IndexFitzgeraldDetroitMichigan
Income per capita$13,496$15,562$27,549
Median household income$24,535$26,249$50,803
Median income owner occupied$0$38,453$62,251
Median income renter occupied$0$17,899$28,598
Median earnings male$19,861$21,490$35,730
Median earnings female$38,021$19,089$22,948
Unemployment rate14.8%11.9%5.2%
Poverty leveln/a39.4%16.3%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Fitzgerald is 55% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Fitzgerald is 56% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Fitzgerald is 217% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Fitzgerald is equal to the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $17,497$26,249$52,498
      City
      $33,865$50,803$101,606
      State
      $36,877$55,322$110,644
      Nation
      According to the PEW research center, the middle class is defined as a range from two thirds (2/3) of the median household income to a multiple of two (2) times the median household income. Displayed above are the city, state and national median household income averages. Simply enter your median household income to determine if your income falls into the middle class or if your household income is considered upper or lower class.

      Fitzgerald median earnings by income bracket

      Fitzgerald employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry6.7%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector17.3%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services5.8%3.1%
      Wholesale & retail services12.5%10.8%
      Public administration1.8%4.7%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities9.2%3.4%
      Education, health & social services7.2%37.0%
      Other38.2%35.7%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Bloomfield Hills, MI3,984$169,265206%
      Village of Grosse Pointe Shores, MI2,933$151,440174%
      Franklin, MI3,262$150,250172%
      Orchard Lake Village, MI2,517$141,250155%
      Huntington Woods, MI6,330$121,528120%
      Detroit, MI683,443$26,24953%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      El Paso, TX678,058$43,32222%
      Seattle, WA668,849$74,45835%
      Denver, CO663,303$56,2582%
      Washington, DC659,009$72,93532%
      Boston, MA658,279$58,5166%
      Detroit, MI683,443$26,24953%
      Source: The Fitzgerald, Detroit, MI employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).