Income/capita 40%
Household income 52%
Unemployment 82%
Income per capita$17,801$27,598$29,829
Median household income$26,765$48,900$55,322
Median income owner occupied$33,250$59,209$70,586
Median income renter occupied$18,750$34,622$35,192
Median earnings male$41,250$31,444$36,919
Median earnings female$19,375$25,332$26,250
Unemployment rate8.5%4.9%4.7%
Poverty level27.6%16.1%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Welaka is 40% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Welaka is 52% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Welaka is 82% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Welaka is 83% higher than the national average

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      Welaka employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry18.8%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector23.2%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services2.9%15.5%
      Wholesale & retail services14.5%17.9%
      Public administration0.0%0.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities23.2%0.0%
      Education, health & social services8.7%36.9%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Flagler Estates, FL3,533$44,23120%
      Seville, FL578$32,17642%
      Pomona Park, FL1,077$31,25044%
      Interlachen, FL1,686$28,02149%
      East Palatka, FL2,222$25,65254%
      Welaka, FL614$26,76552%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      LeRoy, KS614$46,66716%
      Bull Creek, MO614$23,75057%
      Wampum, PA614$43,19422%
      Hawk Run, PA614$43,43821%
      Utica, IN614$50,9178%
      Welaka, FL614$26,76552%
      Source: The Welaka, FL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).