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As of 2010-2014, the per capita income of Broward County is $28,329, which is higher than the state average of $26,499 and is about the same as the national average of $28,555. Broward County median household income is $51,574, which has grown by 23.71% since 2000. The median household income growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 21.62% and is lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. On average Broward County residents spend 27.8 minutes per day commuting to work, which is higher than the state average of 26.1 minutes and is higher than the national average of 25.7 minutes.

Topics:Per Capita IncomeMedian Workers IncomeHousehold IncomeFamily IncomeMedian Income by AgeEmployment StatusCommuting to WorkCareersPoverty Level

Per Capita Income, #13

Broward County
28,329 USD
Florida
26,499 USD
U.S.
28,555 USD

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical per capita income data.

Median Individual Worker Income, see rank

Broward County
30,578 USD
Florida
27,404 USD
U.S.
30,815 USD

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical median individual worker income data.


Male Median Individual Worker Income, see rank
Broward County
34,146 USD
Florida
31,136 USD
U.S.
36,116 USD

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical male median individual worker income data.


Female Median Individual Worker Income, see rank
Broward County
26,779 USD
Florida
24,898 USD
U.S.
25,692 USD

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical female median individual worker income data.

Household Income

Median Household Income, #12
Broward County
51,574 USD
Florida
47,212 USD
U.S.
53,482 USD
Mean Household Income, see rank
Broward County
72,726 USD
Florida
67,143 USD
U.S.
74,596 USD
Median Household Income Growth Since 2000, #29
Broward County
23.71%
Florida
21.62%
U.S.
27.36%
Ranks: $10k or less, $10k-$20k, $20k-$30k, $30k-$40k, $40k-$50k, $50k-$75k, $75k-$100k, $100k-$150k, $150k-$200k, $200k or more


Household Income Other than Earnings
 Broward CountyFloridaU.S.
%+Average Amount%+Average Amount%+Average Amount
Interest, Dividends, or Net Rental Income17.89%$22,874, see rank20.84%$23,79621.11%$16,919
Social Security Income28.85%$16,800, see rank35.58%$18,15329.33%$17,636
Public Assistance Income1.76%$3,091, see rank2.15%$3,2832.82%$3,720
Retirement Income12.83%$24,175, see rank19.31%$25,45517.85%$24,095
+ The percentage of the total households that have the income.

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical household income data.

Family Income

Median Family Income, see rank
Broward County
61,958 USD
Florida
57,176 USD
U.S.
65,443 USD
Mean Family Income, see rank
Broward County
84,430 USD
Florida
78,507 USD
U.S.
86,963 USD
Ranks: $10k or less, $10k-$20k, $20k-$30k, $30k-$40k, $40k-$50k, $50k-$75k, $75k-$100k, $100k-$150k, $150k-$200k, $200k or more

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical family income data.

Median Household Income by Races

 Broward CountyFloridaU.S.
White$55,922, see rank$50,002$56,900
Black$41,457, see rank$34,467$35,600
Hispanic$51,577, see rank$40,712$42,396
Asian$62,625, see rank$61,248$73,244
American Indian, Alaska Native$55,640, see rank$38,808$37,170
Hawaiian Native$36,970, see rank$50,838$53,370
One Race, Other$50,129, see rank$38,663$40,300
Two or More Races$49,142, see rank$42,356$47,621

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical median household income by races data.

Median Household Income by Age

 Broward CountyFloridaU.S.
less than 25$30,804, see rank$25,030$25,788
25 to 44$56,006, see rank$50,755$58,398
45 to 64$61,372, see rank$55,662$65,027
65 or over$33,538, see rank$37,683$37,945

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical median household income by age data.

Employment Status

 Broward CountyFloridaU.S.
Population 16 Years and Over1,464,593, see rank15,817,611248,775,628
Male1701,737, 47.91%, see rank48.38%48.69%
Male, In Labor Force:2506,493, 72.18%, see rank64.21%69.28%
Male, In Armed Forces2995, 0.14%, see rank0.61%0.73%
Male, Civilian2505,498, 72.04%, see rank63.60%68.54%
Male, Civilian, Employed3448,187, 88.66%, see rank88.63%90.49%
Male, Civilian, Unemployed357,311, 11.34%, see rank11.37%9.51%
Male, Not in Labor Force2195,244, 27.82%, see rank35.79%30.72%
Female1762,856, 52.09%, see rank51.62%51.31%
Female, In Labor Force:2472,890, 61.99%, see rank55.13%58.79%
Female, In Armed Forces2211, 0.03%, see rank0.11%0.11%
Female, Civilian2472,679, 61.96%, see rank55.03%58.69%
Female, Civilian, Employed3419,647, 88.78%, see rank89.50%91.18%
Female, Civilian, Unemployed353,032, 11.22%, see rank10.50%8.82%
Female, Not in Labor Force2289,966, 38.01%, see rank44.87%41.21%
1 Percentage of the population of 16 years and over.
2 Percentage of the population of 16 years and over for the gender.
3 Percentage of the Civilian for the gender.

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical employment status data.

Commuting to Work

 Broward CountyFloridaU.S.
Workers 16 Years and Over850,651, 100%8,228,557141,337,148
Car, Truck, or Van—Drove Alone677,782, 79.68%, see rank79.64%76.41%
Car, Truck, or Van—Carpooled80,917, 9.51%, see rank9.61%9.59%
Public Transportation25,710, 3.02%, see rank2.09%5.06%
Walked10,977, 1.29%, see rank1.53%2.78%
Other Means16,287, 1.91%, see rank2.21%1.79%
Worked at Home38,978, 4.58%, see rank4.92%4.37%

Mean Travel Time to Work, see rank
Broward County
27.8 minutes
Florida
26.1 minutes
U.S.
25.7 minutes
Ranks: 9 min. or less, 10-19 min., 20-29 min., 30-39 min., 40-59 min., 60-89 min., 90min. or more

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical commuting to work data.

Careers


Occupation
 Broward CountyFloridaU.S.
Civilian Employed, 16 Years and Over867,8348,335,023143,435,233
Male1448,187, 51.64%, see rank51.76%52.38%
Management, Professional, and Related Occupations2146,133, 32.61%, see rank30.80%33.12%
Service Occupations282,364, 18.38%, see rank18.68%15.12%
Sales and Office Occupations298,764, 22.04%, see rank20.33%17.47%
Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations2714, 0.16%, see rank1.07%1.11%
Construction, Extraction, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations237,819, 8.44%, see rank9.12%9.29%
Production, Transportation, and Material Moving Occupations253,862, 12.02%, see rank13.65%17.94%
Female1419,647, 48.36%, see rank48.24%47.62%
Management, Professional, and Related Occupations2157,710, 37.58%, see rank37.03%40.04%
Service Occupations292,312, 22.00%, see rank22.85%21.52%
Sales and Office Occupations2152,118, 36.25%, see rank35.16%31.93%
Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations2338, 0.08%, see rank0.34%0.32%
Construction, Extraction, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations2793, 0.19%, see rank0.29%0.28%
Production, Transportation, and Material Moving Occupations215,209, 3.62%, see rank4.05%5.65%
1 Percentage of the civilian employed, 16 years and over.
2 Percentage of the civilian employed, 16 years and over for the gender.

Industry
 Broward CountyFloridaU.S.
Civilian Employed, 16 Years and Over867,834, 100%8,335,023143,435,233
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunting, Mining1,979, 0.23%, see rank1.12%1.96%
Construction51,417, 5.92%, see rank6.50%6.17%
Manufacturing41,888, 4.83%, see rank5.26%10.43%
Wholesale Trade32,903, 3.79%, see rank2.90%2.75%
Retail Trade119,601, 13.78%, see rank13.41%11.57%
Transportation, Warehousing, Utilities45,124, 5.20%, see rank5.05%4.93%
Information20,578, 2.37%, see rank2.02%2.14%
Finance, Insurance, Real Estate, Rental, Leasing72,237, 8.32%, see rank7.62%6.60%
Professional, Scientific, Management,
Administrative, Waste Management Services
117,763, 13.57%, see rank12.57%10.89%
Educational Services, Health Care, Social Assistance181,895, 20.96%, see rank21.35%23.21%
Arts, Entertainment, Recreation,
Accommodation, Food Services
92,431, 10.65%, see rank12.01%9.49%
Public Administration38,163, 4.40%, see rank4.75%4.92%
Other Services, Except Public Administration51,855, 5.98%, see rank5.44%4.96%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical careers data.

Poverty Level

 Broward County%FloridaU.S.
Population in Poverty263,44314.63%, see rank16.67%15.59%
Family in Poverty48,08111.37%, see rank12.18%11.47%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical poverty level data.


 
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