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Income/capita 43%
Household income 53%
Unemployment 70%
IndexRocky FordGeorgiaNational
Income per capita$17,020$26,678$29,829
Median household income$25,962$51,037$55,322
Median income owner occupied$20,795$65,914$70,586
Median income renter occupied$55,417$32,100$35,192
Median earnings male$26,625$34,871$36,919
Median earnings female$0$25,493$26,250
Unemployment rate7.9%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level12.9%17.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Rocky Ford is 43% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Rocky Ford is 53% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Rocky Ford is 70% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Rocky Ford is 15% lower than the national average

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      $Input your household income
      $17,306$25,962$51,924
      City
      $34,021$51,037$102,074
      State
      $36,877$55,322$110,644
      Nation
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      Rocky Ford median earnings by income bracket

      Rocky Ford employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry0.0%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector15.7%7.4%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services15.7%29.6%
      Public administration0.0%7.4%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities5.9%0.0%
      Education, health & social services3.9%46.3%
      Other58.8%14.8%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Portal, GA641$36,25034%
      Sylvania, GA2,535$31,99542%
      Millen, GA2,972$20,44163%
      Rocky Ford, GA240$25,96253%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Mount Carmel, SC240$45,20818%
      West Elkton, OH240$41,25025%
      Hanna, IN240$55,3470%
      Midland, VA240$28,86448%
      Cisco, IL240$60,78110%
      Rocky Ford, GA240$25,96253%
      Source: The Rocky Ford, GA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).