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ECONOMY COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Household income in West Palm Beach, is 17% less than it is in Fort Myers Beach and 19% below the National Average.
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ECONOMY
 West Palm Beach, FLFort Myers Beach, FLUnited States
 Unemployment Rate4.60%4.60%5.20%
 Recent Job Growth1.94%3.95%1.59%
 Future Job Growth39.28%43.29%37.98%
 Sales Taxes6.00%6.00%6.00%
 Income Taxes0.00%0.00%4.60%
 Income per Cap.$29,882$54,973$28,555
 Household Income$45,027$52,685$53,482
 Family Median Income$52,185$73,953$65,443
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 EST. HOUSEHOLDS BY INCOME
 West Palm Beach, FLFort Myers Beach, FLUnited States
 Income Less Than 15K15.03%9.00%12.55%
 Income between 15K and 20K5.72%3.49%5.36%
 Income between 20K and 30K11.84%10.74%10.42%
 Income between 30K and 40K12.50%10.66%9.80%
 Income between 40K and 50K9.88%13.02%8.80%
 Income between 50K and 60K8.95%9.73%7.90%
 Income between 60K and 75K8.40%8.61%9.93%
 Income between 75K and 100K10.14%10.80%12.16%
 Income between 100K and 150K9.24%13.33%13.01%
 Income between 150K and 200K3.46%3.94%5.04%
 Income greater than 200K4.85%6.69%5.03%
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 POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
 West Palm Beach, FLFort Myers Beach, FLUnited States
 Management, business, finance4.24%11.44%14.54%
 Engineering, computers, science1.07%2.50%5.34%
 Community, social services0.89%1.26%1.67%
 Legal0.00%1.57%1.16%
 Education, library0.27%5.51%6.13%
 Arts, design, media, sports, entertainment2.45%2.24%1.91%
 Healthcare practitioners and technology1.16%5.14%5.67%
 Healthcare support5.09%3.12%2.51%
 Firefighters, law enforcement1.16%1.71%2.23%
 Food preparation, serving12.09%8.24%5.76%
 Building maintenance12.04%7.56%4.01%
 Personal care3.30%3.55%3.65%
 Sales, office, administrative support24.76%27.51%24.36%
 Farming, fishing, forestry0.00%1.14%0.73%
 Construction, extraction, maintenance/repair14.10%8.42%8.24%
 Production, transportation, material moving17.40%9.09%12.09%

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 COMMENTS
Comments about West Palm Beach

Looking to get out: My family and I are looking to get out of Florida it is too crowded and congested. People don't know how to drive, and unless you have money there is no nice places to... (read more)

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Comments about Fort Myers Beach

The beach is wide and beautiful here: Live at the southern end of Fort Myers Beach near Lover's Key. The beaches are wide and the water turquoise... (read more)

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