Income/capita 44%
Household income 31%
Unemployment 47%
IndexPalm CityFloridaNational
Income per capita$43,014$27,598$29,829
Median household income$72,250$48,900$55,322
Median income owner occupied$72,913$59,209$70,586
Median income renter occupied$70,064$34,622$35,192
Median earnings male$56,731$31,444$36,919
Median earnings female$30,249$25,332$26,250
Unemployment rate2.5%4.9%4.7%
Poverty level4.4%16.1%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Palm City is 44% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Palm City is 31% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Palm City is 47% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Palm City is 71% lower than the national average

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      Palm City employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry6.6%4.7%
      Manufacturing sector12.1%0.2%
      Financial & insurance services4.4%7.5%
      Wholesale & retail services13.1%12.2%
      Public administration5.4%3.5%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities8.1%1.8%
      Education, health & social services15.8%36.4%

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      White City, FL3,514$54,2212%
      Palm City, FL23,668$72,25031%

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      Greenbelt, MD23,623$67,16221%
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      Palm City, FL23,668$72,25031%
      Source: The Palm City, FL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).