Income/capita 52%
Household income 50%
Unemployment 246%
Income per capita$14,237$27,598$29,829
Median household income$27,907$48,900$55,322
Median income owner occupied$33,958$59,209$70,586
Median income renter occupied$22,672$34,622$35,192
Median earnings male$26,590$31,444$36,919
Median earnings female$21,621$25,332$26,250
Unemployment rate16.1%4.9%4.7%
Poverty level32.3%16.1%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Pahokee is 52% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Pahokee is 50% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Pahokee is 246% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Pahokee is 114% higher than the national average

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      Pahokee employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry13.6%2.2%
      Manufacturing sector18.4%25.5%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%4.8%
      Wholesale & retail services8.5%11.2%
      Public administration4.5%3.8%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities3.0%2.5%
      Education, health & social services2.5%30.5%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Canal Point, FL585$36,96433%
      South Bay, FL5,026$29,40547%
      Belle Glade, FL18,855$26,85951%
      Lake Harbor, FL20$0100%
      Pahokee, FL6,022$27,90750%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Ashton-Sandy Spring, MD6,024$119,609116%
      Maquoketa, IA6,025$40,98226%
      Munford, TN6,025$64,22616%
      Peoria Heights, IL6,019$46,72616%
      Waupaca, WI6,026$45,43318%
      Pahokee, FL6,022$27,90750%
      Source: The Pahokee, FL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).