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Income/capita 47%
Household income 50%
Unemployment 70%
IndexMonticelloGeorgiaNational
Income per capita$15,839$26,678$29,829
Median household income$27,431$51,037$55,322
Median income owner occupied$42,069$65,914$70,586
Median income renter occupied$16,094$32,100$35,192
Median earnings male$33,864$34,871$36,919
Median earnings female$20,072$25,493$26,250
Unemployment rate7.9%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level39.6%17.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Monticello is 47% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Monticello is 50% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Monticello is 70% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Monticello is 162% higher than the national average

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      $18,285$27,431$54,862
      City
      $34,021$51,037$102,074
      State
      $36,877$55,322$110,644
      Nation
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      Monticello median earnings by income bracket

      Monticello employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry6.7%1.1%
      Manufacturing sector36.5%9.2%
      Financial & insurance services6.0%10.8%
      Wholesale & retail services6.0%9.9%
      Public administration7.6%1.1%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities8.5%2.9%
      Education, health & social services11.4%31.9%
      Other15.7%21.3%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Shady Dale, GA306$40,55627%
      Newborn, GA752$38,12531%
      Mansfield, GA416$34,02838%
      Flovilla, GA546$30,56845%
      Monticello, GA2,597$27,43150%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Boutte, LA2,597$40,47827%
      Centerville, IN2,597$45,16018%
      Lyford, TX2,597$24,40856%
      Marshville, NC2,598$45,89817%
      Wabasha, MN2,596$40,62527%
      Monticello, GA2,597$27,43150%
      Source: The Monticello, GA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).