Income/capita 48%
Household income 50%
Unemployment 27%
Income per capita$15,443$26,678$29,829
Median household income$27,463$51,037$55,322
Median income owner occupied$29,727$65,914$70,586
Median income renter occupied$20,677$32,100$35,192
Median earnings male$30,156$34,871$36,919
Median earnings female$17,554$25,493$26,250
Unemployment rate5.9%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level15.8%17.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Hazlehurst is 48% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Hazlehurst is 50% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Hazlehurst is 27% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Hazlehurst is 5% higher than the national average

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      Hazlehurst employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry12.9%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector27.2%6.5%
      Financial & insurance services4.6%7.5%
      Wholesale & retail services11.3%17.9%
      Public administration8.1%14.8%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities15.8%3.0%
      Education, health & social services2.1%26.2%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Graham, GA261$36,75034%
      Satilla, GA499$36,25034%
      Baxley, GA4,737$35,89635%
      Denton, GA209$35,00037%
      Scotland, GA392$30,97244%
      Hazlehurst, GA4,211$27,46350%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Jourdanton, TX4,212$59,8338%
      Burnham, IL4,212$44,04820%
      La Joya, TX4,209$32,21642%
      Fortville, IN4,213$57,4464%
      June Park, FL4,209$56,1612%
      Hazlehurst, GA4,211$27,46350%
      Source: The Hazlehurst, GA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).