Income/capita 47%
Household income 29%
Unemployment 49%
Income per capita$15,888$27,598$29,829
Median household income$39,167$48,900$55,322
Median income owner occupied$40,833$59,209$70,586
Median income renter occupied$36,944$34,622$35,192
Median earnings male$23,167$31,444$36,919
Median earnings female$22,690$25,332$26,250
Unemployment rate2.4%4.9%4.7%
Poverty level28.5%16.1%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Pierson is 47% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Pierson is 29% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Pierson is 49% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Pierson is 89% higher than the national average

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      Pierson employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry16.1%2.6%
      Manufacturing sector10.0%13.5%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services33.4%13.9%
      Public administration2.3%8.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities3.9%1.1%
      Education, health & social services5.8%24.8%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      De Leon Springs, FL2,708$46,60716%
      DeLand, FL29,442$39,33029%
      North DeLand, FL1,409$38,81330%
      Seville, FL578$32,17642%
      Astor, FL1,560$30,55145%
      Pierson, FL1,605$39,16729%

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      Harvey, MI1,605$44,39720%
      Charenton, LA1,605$34,53738%
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      Mapleton, MN1,605$51,4177%
      Claypool, AZ1,605$34,87137%
      Pierson, FL1,605$39,16729%
      Source: The Pierson, FL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).