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Income/capita 29%
Household income 17%
Unemployment 31%
IndexLake ParkFloridaNational
Income per capita$21,160$27,598$29,829
Median household income$46,175$48,900$55,322
Median income owner occupied$65,893$59,209$70,586
Median income renter occupied$32,213$34,622$35,192
Median earnings male$24,143$31,444$36,919
Median earnings female$26,500$25,332$26,250
Unemployment rate6.1%4.9%4.7%
Poverty level21.6%16.1%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Lake Park is 29% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Lake Park is 17% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Lake Park is 31% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Lake Park is 43% higher than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $30,780$46,175$92,350
      City
      $32,596$48,900$97,800
      State
      $36,877$55,322$110,644
      Nation
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      Lake Park median earnings by income bracket

      Lake Park employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry7.5%1.6%
      Manufacturing sector7.6%2.0%
      Financial & insurance services1.5%3.8%
      Wholesale & retail services19.5%13.7%
      Public administration1.1%6.1%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities10.5%3.4%
      Education, health & social services3.6%33.6%
      Other44.3%33.5%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Jupiter Inlet Colony, FL508$162,500194%
      Palm Beach, FL8,501$115,050108%
      Jupiter Farms, FL11,809$86,22556%
      Wellington, FL61,371$83,27051%
      The Acreage, FL38,103$81,53947%
      Lake Park, FL8,457$46,17517%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Plymouth, WI8,454$47,56514%
      Fairfield Glade, TN8,462$48,71612%
      Lincoln City, OR8,452$38,63030%
      Boulder Hill, IL8,449$63,12514%
      Pike Creek, DE8,466$109,23997%
      Lake Park, FL8,457$46,17517%
      Source: The Lake Park, FL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).