Income/capita 33%
Household income 33%
Unemployment 125%
IndexEast PointGeorgiaNational
Income per capita$20,132$26,678$29,829
Median household income$36,863$51,037$55,322
Median income owner occupied$50,027$65,914$70,586
Median income renter occupied$30,648$32,100$35,192
Median earnings male$27,969$34,871$36,919
Median earnings female$22,242$25,493$26,250
Unemployment rate10.5%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level28.0%17.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in East Point is 33% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in East Point is 33% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in East Point is 125% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in East Point is 85% higher than the national average

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      East Point employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry7.2%0.9%
      Manufacturing sector8.3%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services1.9%2.5%
      Wholesale & retail services14.8%12.8%
      Public administration4.7%6.1%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities16.9%8.0%
      Education, health & social services11.0%34.8%

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      Avondale Estates, GA3,095$100,87182%
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      Tyrone, GA7,121$87,66558%
      Decatur, GA21,210$81,59847%
      Vinings, GA11,816$75,45136%
      East Point, GA35,477$36,86333%

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      East Point, GA35,477$36,86333%
      Source: The East Point, GA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).