Income/capita 46%
Household income 32%
Unemployment 12%
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IndexSouth Miami HeightsFloridaNational
Income per capita$16,009$27,598$29,829
Median household income$37,445$48,900$55,322
Median income owner occupied$54,162$59,209$70,586
Median income renter occupied$26,681$34,622$35,192
Median earnings male$26,359$31,444$36,919
Median earnings female$21,860$25,332$26,250
Unemployment rate5.2%4.9%4.7%
Poverty level20.2%16.1%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in South Miami Heights is 46% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in South Miami Heights is 32% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in South Miami Heights is 12% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in South Miami Heights is 33% higher than the national average

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      South Miami Heights median earnings by income bracket

      South Miami Heights employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry17.2%0.4%
      Manufacturing sector4.7%2.2%
      Financial & insurance services0.9%5.1%
      Wholesale & retail services15.3%15.5%
      Public administration3.5%3.4%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities12.8%5.2%
      Education, health & social services12.3%41.6%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Pinecrest, FL19,272$130,900136.6%
      Key Biscayne, FL12,935$124,504125.1%
      Palmetto Bay, FL24,522$105,31690.4%
      Coral Gables, FL50,533$91,45265.3%
      Country Walk, FL16,975$74,80635.2%
      South Miami Heights, FL38,736$37,44532.3%

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Hurst, TX38,690$55,8070.9%
      Huber Heights, OH38,795$54,3571.7%
      Marumsco, VA38,815$65,79918.9%
      Rock Island, IL38,647$43,05222.2%
      Mableton, GA38,839$56,9172.9%
      South Miami Heights, FL38,736$37,44532.3%
      Source: The South Miami Heights, FL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).