Income/capita 43%
Household income 36%
Unemployment 31%
Income per capita$17,096$26,982$27,598
Median household income$35,612$44,007$48,900
Median income owner occupied$0$65,274$59,209
Median income renter occupied$0$35,649$34,622
Median earnings male$25,452$31,020$31,444
Median earnings female$22,588$26,264$25,332
Unemployment rate6.1%5.9%4.9%
Poverty leveln/a19.9%16.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Monterey is 43% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Monterey is 36% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Monterey is 31% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Monterey is equal to the national average

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      Monterey employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry29.5%2.0%
      Manufacturing sector17.5%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%5.3%
      Wholesale & retail services5.9%15.1%
      Public administration2.6%0.3%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities0.6%3.3%
      Education, health & social services8.3%27.6%

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      Rio Pinar, FL5,069$87,12557%
      Gotha, FL2,012$86,45856%
      Orlando, FL263,306$44,00720%

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      Buffalo, NY258,989$33,11940%
      Lincoln, NE273,018$51,1268%
      Orlando, FL263,306$44,00720%
      Source: The Monterey, Orlando, FL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).