Income/capita 46%
Household income 55%
Unemployment 20%
IndexRay CityGeorgiaNational
Income per capita$16,180$26,678$29,829
Median household income$25,068$51,037$55,322
Median income owner occupied$35,417$65,914$70,586
Median income renter occupied$20,160$32,100$35,192
Median earnings male$22,206$34,871$36,919
Median earnings female$17,393$25,493$26,250
Unemployment rate3.7%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level32.6%17.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Ray City is 46% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Ray City is 55% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Ray City is 20% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Ray City is 116% higher than the national average

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      Ray City employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry18.4%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector8.7%5.9%
      Financial & insurance services1.5%4.4%
      Wholesale & retail services15.8%11.8%
      Public administration9.2%7.4%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities1.0%2.0%
      Education, health & social services4.6%30.0%

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      Hahira, GA2,877$41,31025%
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      Cecil, GA351$34,75037%
      Adel, GA5,304$33,29240%
      Sparks, GA2,438$27,64250%
      Ray City, GA1,095$25,06855%

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      Solomon, KS1,095$51,9446%
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      Ray City, GA1,095$25,06855%
      Source: The Ray City, GA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).