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Income/capita 49%
Household income 54%
Unemployment 28%
IndexEast PalatkaFloridaNational
Income per capita$15,242$27,598$29,829
Median household income$25,652$48,900$55,322
Median income owner occupied$38,323$59,209$70,586
Median income renter occupied$15,950$34,622$35,192
Median earnings male$17,639$31,444$36,919
Median earnings female$23,257$25,332$26,250
Unemployment rate6.0%4.9%4.7%
Poverty level30.9%16.1%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in East Palatka is 49% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in East Palatka is 54% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in East Palatka is 28% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in East Palatka is 105% higher than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $17,099$25,652$51,304
      City
      $32,596$48,900$97,800
      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.

      East Palatka median earnings by income bracket

      East Palatka employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry7.7%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector3.3%13.3%
      Financial & insurance services8.8%2.7%
      Wholesale & retail services4.9%7.0%
      Public administration23.6%2.1%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities6.0%2.4%
      Education, health & social services3.3%50.3%
      Other42.3%35.5%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Flagler Estates, FL3,533$44,23120%
      Pomona Park, FL1,077$31,25044%
      Hastings, FL752$27,58350%
      Welaka, FL614$26,76552%
      Crescent City, FL1,742$24,89155%
      East Palatka, FL2,222$25,65254%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      North Vacherie, LA2,222$53,7893%
      Villa Grove, IL2,222$47,33314%
      Bakerstown, PA2,222$77,13039%
      Chiefland, FL2,223$19,58365%
      Goliad, TX2,221$53,9582%
      East Palatka, FL2,222$25,65254%
      Source: The East Palatka, FL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).