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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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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $24,572$36,863$73,726
      City
      $34,021$51,037$102,074
      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 Point median earnings by income bracket

      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%
      Other33.1%29.5%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Avondale Estates, GA3,095$100,87182%
      Druid Hills, GA13,444$88,54260%
      Tyrone, GA7,121$87,66558%
      Decatur, GA21,210$81,59847%
      Vinings, GA11,816$75,45136%
      East Point, GA35,477$36,86333%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Martinez, GA35,476$65,68519%
      Richmond West, FL35,459$70,45327%
      Olive Branch, MS35,508$67,00421%
      Little Elm, TX35,553$87,93359%
      Mooresville, NC35,387$63,63215%
      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).