Income/capita 54%
Household income 44%
Unemployment 12%
IndexOak RidgeFloridaNational
Income per capita$13,831$27,598$29,829
Median household income$31,042$48,900$55,322
Median income owner occupied$36,165$59,209$70,586
Median income renter occupied$29,416$34,622$35,192
Median earnings male$21,374$31,444$36,919
Median earnings female$18,506$25,332$26,250
Unemployment rate5.2%4.9%4.7%
Poverty level29.7%16.1%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Oak Ridge is 54% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Oak Ridge is 44% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Oak Ridge is 12% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Oak Ridge is 97% higher than the national average

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      Oak Ridge employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry17.9%0.6%
      Manufacturing sector7.5%1.9%
      Financial & insurance services0.4%2.8%
      Wholesale & retail services15.6%17.9%
      Public administration2.6%3.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities5.9%2.7%
      Education, health & social services3.0%22.4%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Windermere, FL3,175$127,344130%
      Lake Butler, FL18,322$106,16892%
      Bay Hill, FL4,863$102,58985%
      Oakland, FL2,773$92,63967%
      Horizon West, FL22,538$92,58967%
      Oak Ridge, FL22,689$31,04244%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Maple Heights, OH22,685$37,91131%
      Columbus, NE22,668$53,8573%
      Eagle, ID22,711$82,57749%
      Taylors, SC22,719$50,3139%
      Fuquay-Varina, NC22,722$70,22627%
      Oak Ridge, FL22,689$31,04244%
      Source: The Oak Ridge, FL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).