Income/capita 36%
Household income 46%
Unemployment 65%
IndexFort Pierce SouthFloridaNational
Income per capita$19,027$27,598$29,829
Median household income$30,058$48,900$55,322
Median income owner occupied$36,650$59,209$70,586
Median income renter occupied$21,981$34,622$35,192
Median earnings male$20,353$31,444$36,919
Median earnings female$16,920$25,332$26,250
Unemployment rate7.7%4.9%4.7%
Poverty level26.8%16.1%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Fort Pierce South is 36% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Fort Pierce South is 46% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Fort Pierce South is 65% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Fort Pierce South is 77% higher than the national average

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      Fort Pierce South employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry29.2%6.6%
      Manufacturing sector5.2%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services4.6%0.6%
      Wholesale & retail services12.4%15.1%
      Public administration1.0%4.8%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities5.9%3.0%
      Education, health & social services14.0%30.7%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Sewall's Point, FL2,146$107,08394%
      South Beach, FL3,325$102,94186%
      Rio, FL983$55,5420%
      St. Lucie Village, FL639$55,0960%
      White City, FL3,514$54,2212%
      Fort Pierce South, FL3,992$30,05846%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Morrison, IL3,992$43,06822%
      McGehee, AR3,991$21,37861%
      Skyline View, PA3,993$82,82450%
      Washington, GA3,994$29,34047%
      Chelan, WA3,989$48,34013%
      Fort Pierce South, FL3,992$30,05846%
      Source: The Fort Pierce South, FL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).