Income/capita 38%
Household income 16%
Unemployment 55%
Income per capita$18,403$26,678$29,829
Median household income$46,250$51,037$55,322
Median income owner occupied$46,719$65,914$70,586
Median income renter occupied$2,499$32,100$35,192
Median earnings male$51,563$34,871$36,919
Median earnings female$23,750$25,493$26,250
Unemployment rate2.1%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level13.7%17.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Oconee is 38% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Oconee is 16% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Oconee is 55% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Oconee is 9% lower than the national average

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      Oconee employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry0.0%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector20.4%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%2.1%
      Wholesale & retail services16.3%42.6%
      Public administration34.7%4.3%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities20.4%8.5%
      Education, health & social services0.0%31.9%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Deepstep, GA164$79,37543%
      Harrison, GA495$39,00030%
      McIntyre, GA774$31,97942%
      Irwinton, GA593$31,66743%
      Sandersville, GA5,776$29,70346%
      Oconee, GA305$46,25016%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Hopewell, PA305$45,62518%
      Bayard, WV305$32,04542%
      Turkey, NC305$52,5005%
      Rebecca, GA305$36,44734%
      Tonto Village, AZ305$35,97235%
      Oconee, GA305$46,25016%
      Source: The Oconee, GA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).