Income/capita 18%
Household income 9%
Unemployment 17%
Income per capita$24,392$27,598$29,829
Median household income$50,297$48,900$55,322
Median income owner occupied$53,536$59,209$70,586
Median income renter occupied$44,941$34,622$35,192
Median earnings male$32,483$31,444$36,919
Median earnings female$26,268$25,332$26,250
Unemployment rate5.4%4.9%4.7%
Poverty level14.2%16.1%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Sunrise is 18% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Sunrise is 9% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Sunrise is 17% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Sunrise is 6% lower than the national average

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      Sunrise employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry8.2%1.5%
      Manufacturing sector5.9%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services5.1%9.0%
      Wholesale & retail services20.5%16.3%
      Public administration5.6%3.2%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities8.2%3.0%
      Education, health & social services9.9%32.3%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Lazy Lake, FL34$242,813339%
      Golden Beach, FL635$150,938173%
      Sea Ranch Lakes, FL663$128,750133%
      Parkland, FL28,354$128,292132%
      Weston, FL68,893$93,88370%
      Sunrise, FL91,177$50,2979%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Redding, CA91,320$44,57319%
      Santa Barbara, CA90,922$66,91621%
      Plantation, FL90,878$67,51022%
      San Marcos, CA91,479$63,96016%
      Westminster, CA91,635$55,2870%
      Sunrise, FL91,177$50,2979%
      Source: The Sunrise, FL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).