Income/capita 41%
Household income 45%
Unemployment 54%
Income per capita$17,585$27,598$29,829
Median household income$30,218$48,900$55,322
Median income owner occupied$32,239$59,209$70,586
Median income renter occupied$13,867$34,622$35,192
Median earnings male$20,889$31,444$36,919
Median earnings female$16,201$25,332$26,250
Unemployment rate7.2%4.9%4.7%
Poverty level21.4%16.1%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Hernando is 41% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Hernando is 45% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Hernando is 54% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Hernando is 41% higher than the national average

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      Hernando employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry11.6%1.4%
      Manufacturing sector5.0%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services1.0%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services25.1%20.9%
      Public administration4.3%2.8%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities10.8%2.7%
      Education, health & social services15.4%47.1%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Pine Ridge CDP (Collier County), FL1,833$86,70557%
      Black Diamond, FL1,199$79,15243%
      Citrus Hills, FL7,790$64,28316%
      Pine Ridge, FL9,554$51,4847%
      Inverness Highlands North, FL2,596$50,1569%
      Hernando, FL9,300$30,21845%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Moncks Corner, SC9,300$49,51011%
      Presque Isle, ME9,298$36,78934%
      Greenwood, AR9,296$57,1503%
      Mound, MN9,306$78,92043%
      The Village, OK9,310$50,0869%
      Hernando, FL9,300$30,21845%
      Source: The Hernando, FL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).