Income/capita 45%
Household income 13%
Unemployment 61%
IndexEglin AFBFloridaNational
Income per capita$16,553$27,598$29,829
Median household income$48,373$48,900$55,322
Median income owner occupied$0$59,209$70,586
Median income renter occupied$48,325$34,622$35,192
Median earnings male$30,431$31,444$36,919
Median earnings female$20,886$25,332$26,250
Unemployment rate1.8%4.9%4.7%
Poverty level11.1%16.1%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Eglin AFB is 45% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Eglin AFB is 13% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Eglin AFB is 61% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Eglin AFB is 26% lower than the national average

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      Eglin AFB employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry5.2%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector5.2%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%9.2%
      Wholesale & retail services3.7%3.0%
      Public administration46.3%5.9%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities6.7%1.3%
      Education, health & social services0.0%42.8%

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      Eglin AFB, FL2,114$48,37313%

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      Source: The Eglin AFB, FL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).