Income/capita 56%
Household income 47%
Unemployment 89%
IndexEast JacksonvilleJacksonvilleFlorida
Income per capita$13,171$26,159$27,598
Median household income$29,288$48,256$48,900
Median income owner occupied$0$62,848$59,209
Median income renter occupied$0$33,706$34,622
Median earnings male$16,447$32,458$31,444
Median earnings female$20,806$26,781$25,332
Unemployment rate8.8%5.6%4.9%
Poverty leveln/a17.0%16.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in East Jacksonville is 56% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in East Jacksonville is 47% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in East Jacksonville is 89% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in East Jacksonville is equal to the national average

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      East Jacksonville employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry10.3%4.2%
      Manufacturing sector4.6%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%11.4%
      Wholesale & retail services25.1%9.5%
      Public administration0.0%13.2%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities5.0%5.7%
      Education, health & social services5.8%14.8%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Palm Valley, FL21,441$97,46976%
      Oakleaf Plantation, FL25,447$83,22950%
      Neptune Beach, FL6,817$74,28634%
      Atlantic Beach, FL13,089$70,92128%
      Jacksonville Beach, FL22,519$64,58017%
      Jacksonville, FL856,616$48,25613%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      San Francisco, CA850,282$87,70159%
      Indianapolis, IN846,674$43,10122%
      Columbus, OH837,038$47,15615%
      Fort Worth, TX815,930$54,8761%
      Charlotte, NC808,834$55,5991%
      Jacksonville, FL856,616$48,25613%
      Source: The East Jacksonville, Jacksonville, FL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).