Income/capita 5%
Household income 31%
Unemployment 28%
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IndexPort RicheyFloridaNational
Income per capita$28,239$27,598$29,829
Median household income$38,333$48,900$55,322
Median income owner occupied$45,139$59,209$70,586
Median income renter occupied$29,602$34,622$35,192
Median earnings male$35,519$31,444$36,919
Median earnings female$25,972$25,332$26,250
Unemployment rate3.3%4.9%4.7%
Poverty level17.1%16.1%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Port Richey is 5% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Port Richey is 31% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Port Richey is 28% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Port Richey is 13% higher than the national average

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      Port Richey employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry19.4%2.0%
      Manufacturing sector5.0%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services1.5%5.7%
      Wholesale & retail services17.0%12.2%
      Public administration4.1%1.3%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities5.4%1.8%
      Education, health & social services6.5%33.2%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Keystone, FL23,850$110,57199.9%
      Westchase, FL22,999$92,04366.4%
      East Lake, FL32,046$78,51341.9%
      Trinity, FL10,334$71,93630.0%
      Key Vista, FL1,666$67,06721.2%
      Port Richey, FL2,731$38,33330.7%

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Sunshine Coast A, BC2,730n/a 
      Hartford, KY2,732$33,83938.8%
      Norton Center, MA2,732$111,131100.9%
      Folly Beach, SC2,732$92,52967.3%
      Philipsburg, PA2,729$36,39034.2%
      Port Richey, FL2,731$38,33330.7%
      Source: The Port Richey, FL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).