Income/capita 54%
Household income 39%
Unemployment 74%
Income per capita$13,802$27,598$29,829
Median household income$33,917$48,900$55,322
Median income owner occupied$44,792$59,209$70,586
Median income renter occupied$21,042$34,622$35,192
Median earnings male$26,536$31,444$36,919
Median earnings female$24,479$25,332$26,250
Unemployment rate8.1%4.9%4.7%
Poverty level34.1%16.1%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Lawtey is 54% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Lawtey is 39% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Lawtey is 74% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Lawtey is 126% higher than the national average

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      Lawtey employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry9.4%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector3.3%2.6%
      Financial & insurance services1.4%5.1%
      Wholesale & retail services30.5%8.7%
      Public administration16.4%15.3%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities5.6%1.0%
      Education, health & social services8.5%42.3%

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      Oakleaf Plantation, FL25,447$83,22950%
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      Middleburg, FL13,511$51,6807%
      Starke, FL5,398$33,84639%
      Hampton, FL452$27,14351%
      Lawtey, FL1,079$33,91739%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Afton, NY1,079$40,92126%
      Diablo Grande, CA1,079$100,00081%
      Surrey, ND1,079$86,66757%
      New Castle, KY1,079$29,02848%
      Forest Park, OK1,079$68,12523%
      Lawtey, FL1,079$33,91739%
      Source: The Lawtey, FL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).