Income/capita 44%
Household income 38%
Unemployment 23%
Income per capita$16,745$26,678$29,829
Median household income$34,044$51,037$55,322
Median income owner occupied$34,750$65,914$70,586
Median income renter occupied$28,750$32,100$35,192
Median earnings male$33,125$34,871$36,919
Median earnings female$19,500$25,493$26,250
Unemployment rate3.6%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level16.4%17.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Dexter is 44% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Dexter is 38% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Dexter is 23% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Dexter is 9% higher than the national average

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      Dexter employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry9.1%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector9.1%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services2.3%2.9%
      Wholesale & retail services12.5%1.9%
      Public administration3.4%21.9%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities18.2%0.0%
      Education, health & social services18.2%35.2%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Dudley, GA809$60,4469%
      Montrose, GA260$43,75021%
      Dublin, GA16,189$27,84750%
      Allentown, GA191$27,25051%
      Rentz, GA330$26,87551%
      Dexter, GA579$34,04438%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Parkton, NC579$50,00010%
      Quincy, OH579$42,50023%
      Aaronsburg, PA579$54,8081%
      Unionville, NY579$68,03623%
      Palmyra, IL579$34,60937%
      Dexter, GA579$34,04438%
      Source: The Dexter, GA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).