Income/capita NAT. AVG.
Household income NAT. AVG.
Unemployment NAT. AVG.
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Income per capita$15,508$26,678$29,829
Median household income$26,064$51,037$55,322
Median income owner occupied$40,510$65,914$70,586
Median income renter occupied$21,269$32,100$35,192
Median earnings male$25,924$34,871$36,919
Median earnings female$16,916$25,493$26,250
Unemployment rate3.7%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level31.3%17.8%15.1%
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Key findings

  • The income per capita in Fitzgerald is 48% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Fitzgerald is 53% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Fitzgerald is 21% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Fitzgerald is 107% higher than the national average

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      $17,374 $26,064 $52,128
      $34,021 $51,037 $102,074
      $36,877 $55,322 $110,644
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      Fitzgerald median earnings by income bracket

      Fitzgerald employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry11.4%11.4%
      Manufacturing sector23.9%23.9%
      Financial & insurance services0.9%0.9%
      Wholesale & retail services15.9%15.9%
      Public administration4.9%4.9%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities7.3%7.3%
      Education, health & social services3.5%3.5%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City Population Household Income National Avg.
      Rebecca, GA278$57,5003.9%
      Ocilla, GA3,668$25,29154.3%
      Ambrose, GA258$0100.0%
      Fitzgerald, GA8,747$26,06452.9%

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      City Population Household Income National Avg.
      Marathon, FL8,746$56,0081.2%
      Riverside, IL8,748$120,336117.5%
      Hanover, NH8,744$79,84444.3%
      Pulaski, VA8,744$50,4178.9%
      Ridgefield, WA8,751$95,34472.3%
      Fitzgerald, GA8,747$26,06452.9%
      Source: The Fitzgerald, GA employment data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).