Income/capita 39%
Household income 28%
Unemployment 41%
IndexTybee IslandGeorgiaNational
Income per capita$41,341$26,678$29,829
Median household income$71,007$51,037$55,322
Median income owner occupied$96,786$65,914$70,586
Median income renter occupied$0$32,100$35,192
Median earnings male$30,530$34,871$36,919
Median earnings female$44,063$25,493$26,250
Unemployment rate2.8%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level14.5%17.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Tybee Island is 39% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Tybee Island is 28% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Tybee Island is 41% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Tybee Island is 4% lower than the national average

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      Tybee Island employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry3.0%3.3%
      Manufacturing sector6.5%1.2%
      Financial & insurance services2.3%5.0%
      Wholesale & retail services17.8%14.1%
      Public administration4.8%6.1%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities2.5%7.7%
      Education, health & social services6.4%29.6%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Dutch Island, GA943$142,989158%
      Skidaway Island, GA7,950$104,64389%
      Talahi Island, GA1,454$87,09657%
      Isle of Hope, GA2,564$85,70755%
      Wilmington Island, GA15,005$73,76033%
      Tybee Island, GA3,068$71,00728%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Wallburg, NC3,068$56,5482%
      Mount Healthy Heights, OH3,068$42,44223%
      Ocean Grove, NJ3,069$58,6826%
      Weston Lakes, TX3,069$152,574176%
      Pine City, MN3,067$31,19044%
      Tybee Island, GA3,068$71,00728%
      Source: The Tybee Island, GA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).