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Income/capita 65%
Household income 68%
Unemployment 16%
IndexOpa-lockaFloridaNational
Income per capita$10,419$27,598$29,829
Median household income$17,933$48,900$55,322
Median income owner occupied$42,044$59,209$70,586
Median income renter occupied$11,431$34,622$35,192
Median earnings male$23,334$31,444$36,919
Median earnings female$21,151$25,332$26,250
Unemployment rate5.4%4.9%4.7%
Poverty level44.9%16.1%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Opa-locka is 65% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Opa-locka is 68% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Opa-locka is 16% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Opa-locka is 197% higher than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $11,954$17,933$35,866
      City
      $32,596$48,900$97,800
      State
      $36,877$55,322$110,644
      Nation
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      Opa-locka median earnings by income bracket

      Opa-locka employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry19.5%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector6.0%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%2.6%
      Wholesale & retail services23.8%19.7%
      Public administration1.9%9.1%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities7.7%1.8%
      Education, health & social services1.5%23.0%
      Other31.4%33.0%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Golden Beach, FL635$150,938173%
      Key Biscayne, FL12,935$124,504125%
      Miami Shores, FL10,772$101,04783%
      Weston, FL68,893$93,88370%
      Cooper City, FL34,364$92,38867%
      Opa-locka, FL16,245$17,93368%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Valle Vista, CA16,244$42,30524%
      West Lealman, FL16,235$35,25036%
      Truckee, CA16,231$79,97145%
      Hibbing, MN16,230$42,00424%
      Anacortes, WA16,229$61,92212%
      Opa-locka, FL16,245$17,93368%
      Source: The Opa-locka, FL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).