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Income/capita 68%
Household income 31%
Unemployment 21%
IndexSt. SimonsGeorgiaNational
Income per capita$50,159$26,678$29,829
Median household income$72,521$51,037$55,322
Median income owner occupied$86,897$65,914$70,586
Median income renter occupied$49,097$32,100$35,192
Median earnings male$44,432$34,871$36,919
Median earnings female$35,052$25,493$26,250
Unemployment rate3.7%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level4.8%17.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in St. Simons is 68% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in St. Simons is 31% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in St. Simons is 21% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in St. Simons is 68% lower than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $48,342$72,521$145,042
      City
      $34,021$51,037$102,074
      State
      $36,877$55,322$110,644
      Nation
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      St. Simons median earnings by income bracket

      St. Simons employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry7.0%1.8%
      Manufacturing sector9.2%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services6.8%3.9%
      Wholesale & retail services15.8%13.0%
      Public administration7.3%6.2%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities3.1%1.3%
      Education, health & social services9.7%28.3%
      Other39.9%42.8%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Country Club Estates, GA8,301$37,76632%
      Dock Junction, GA6,822$35,89235%
      Darien, GA2,825$30,79944%
      Brunswick, GA15,997$24,31456%
      St. Simons, GA13,480$72,52131%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Orangeburg, SC13,478$31,40043%
      Waimalu, HI13,478$72,75432%
      Grover Beach, CA13,484$58,8956%
      Pell City, AL13,489$47,93613%
      South Park Township, PA13,470$69,19025%
      St. Simons, GA13,480$72,52131%
      Source: The St. Simons, GA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).