Income/capita 14%
Household income 11%
Unemployment 33%
IndexEl PortalFloridaNational
Income per capita$25,537$27,598$29,829
Median household income$61,146$48,900$55,322
Median income owner occupied$83,565$59,209$70,586
Median income renter occupied$33,393$34,622$35,192
Median earnings male$22,569$31,444$36,919
Median earnings female$32,097$25,332$26,250
Unemployment rate6.2%4.9%4.7%
Poverty level20.4%16.1%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in El Portal is 14% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in El Portal is 11% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in El Portal is 33% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in El Portal is 35% higher than the national average

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      El Portal employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry14.0%4.0%
      Manufacturing sector0.0%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.6%7.1%
      Wholesale & retail services9.5%9.5%
      Public administration10.8%6.3%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities9.6%6.5%
      Education, health & social services13.6%38.0%

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      Golden Beach, FL635$150,938173%
      Pinecrest, FL19,272$130,900137%
      Key Biscayne, FL12,935$124,504125%
      Miami Shores, FL10,772$101,04783%
      Cooper City, FL34,364$92,38867%
      El Portal, FL2,507$61,14611%

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      Eden, TX2,507$41,65025%
      Dennis, MA2,507$72,28431%
      Center Point, IA2,507$83,23550%
      Anza, CA2,507$29,12947%
      Sturbridge, MA2,506$101,97084%
      El Portal, FL2,507$61,14611%
      Source: The El Portal, FL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).