Income/capita 26%
Household income 27%
Unemployment 15%
IndexPort St. JoeFloridaNational
Income per capita$21,995$27,598$29,829
Median household income$40,564$48,900$55,322
Median income owner occupied$46,786$59,209$70,586
Median income renter occupied$31,987$34,622$35,192
Median earnings male$26,250$31,444$36,919
Median earnings female$21,068$25,332$26,250
Unemployment rate5.4%4.9%4.7%
Poverty level9.2%16.1%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Port St. Joe is 26% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Port St. Joe is 27% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Port St. Joe is 15% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Port St. Joe is 39% lower than the national average

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      Port St. Joe employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry24.3%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector9.1%1.6%
      Financial & insurance services0.8%1.2%
      Wholesale & retail services9.3%23.5%
      Public administration8.9%2.2%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities14.4%6.9%
      Education, health & social services7.3%28.8%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Mexico Beach, FL1,341$54,5541%
      Port St. Joe, FL3,424$40,56427%

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      Gibson City, IL3,423$42,28124%
      Prince Frederick, MD3,425$37,70832%
      Loyola, CA3,425$204,726270%
      Story City, IA3,423$53,8933%
      Pine Lawn, MO3,423$28,57348%
      Port St. Joe, FL3,424$40,56427%
      Source: The Port St. Joe, FL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).