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Income/capita 46%
Household income 25%
Unemployment 31%
IndexWatergateFloridaNational
Income per capita$16,183$27,598$29,829
Median household income$41,389$48,900$55,322
Median income owner occupied$45,887$59,209$70,586
Median income renter occupied$38,542$34,622$35,192
Median earnings male$21,800$31,444$36,919
Median earnings female$19,929$25,332$26,250
Unemployment rate6.1%4.9%4.7%
Poverty level37.9%16.1%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Watergate is 46% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Watergate is 25% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Watergate is 31% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Watergate is 151% higher than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $27,589$41,389$82,778
      City
      $32,596$48,900$97,800
      State
      $36,877$55,322$110,644
      Nation
      According to the PEW research center, the middle class is defined as a range from two thirds (2/3) of the median household income to a multiple of two (2) times the median household income. Displayed above are the city, state and national median household income averages. Simply enter your median household income to determine if your income falls into the middle class or if your household income is considered upper or lower class.

      Watergate median earnings by income bracket

      Watergate employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry18.4%2.4%
      Manufacturing sector6.7%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.9%4.8%
      Wholesale & retail services14.5%17.7%
      Public administration2.3%2.2%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities16.3%3.5%
      Education, health & social services9.8%35.0%
      Other31.1%29.9%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Lazy Lake, FL34$242,813339%
      Golf, FL213$188,750241%
      Gulf Stream, FL660$183,125231%
      Sea Ranch Lakes, FL663$128,750133%
      Parkland, FL28,354$128,292132%
      Watergate, FL3,527$41,38925%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Frontenac, MO3,527$149,821171%
      Burney, CA3,527$33,75039%
      Pulaski, WI3,528$50,3799%
      Kimberly, ID3,528$47,63914%
      Port Angeles East, WA3,526$53,0594%
      Watergate, FL3,527$41,38925%
      Source: The Watergate, FL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).