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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      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%

      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.
      Villa Grove, IL2,222$47,33314%
      Bakerstown, PA2,222$77,13039%
      North Vacherie, LA2,222$53,7893%
      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).