Income/capita 13%
Household income 17%
Unemployment 12%
IndexVero Beach SouthFloridaNational
Income per capita$25,887$27,598$29,829
Median household income$45,818$48,900$55,322
Median income owner occupied$54,914$59,209$70,586
Median income renter occupied$30,957$34,622$35,192
Median earnings male$29,547$31,444$36,919
Median earnings female$23,465$25,332$26,250
Unemployment rate5.2%4.9%4.7%
Poverty level11.7%16.1%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Vero Beach South is 13% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Vero Beach South is 17% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Vero Beach South is 12% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Vero Beach South is 23% lower than the national average

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      Vero Beach South employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry10.2%1.0%
      Manufacturing sector9.5%2.1%
      Financial & insurance services2.3%4.0%
      Wholesale & retail services19.8%16.9%
      Public administration5.4%4.8%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities4.8%1.2%
      Education, health & social services8.7%35.6%

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      Orchid, FL360$189,583243%
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      Wabasso Beach, FL1,658$64,68817%
      Winter Beach, FL2,720$59,8268%
      Vero Beach South, FL24,234$45,81817%

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      Staunton, VA24,234$42,94822%
      Selma, CA24,228$41,08626%
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      Rockville Centre, NY24,262$102,80786%
      Fairland, MD24,201$79,42044%
      Vero Beach South, FL24,234$45,81817%
      Source: The Vero Beach South, FL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).