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Economic yearbook 2009

Treasure Coast Yearbook 2009

With housing at a standstill, a diversification effort forges ahead.

Mike Vogel | 4/1/2009
Jobs
MSA
Jan. 2008 Jan. 2009 % Change Jobless Rate
Port St. Lucie
132,300 123,900 -6.3% 11.2%
Sebastian Inlet/
Vero Beach
49,400 46,000 -6.9% 10.8%
Source: Agency for Workforce Innovation

HOMES
Single-family, existing-home sales by Realtors
MSA
Jan. 2009 Sales 1-Year Change Jan. 2009 Price
1-Year Change
Fort Pierce /
Port St.Lucie

361 +81% $114,900 -34%
Source: Florida Association of Realtors

POPULATION TOTALS
 2.4% or higher  1.0% - 2.4%  1.0% or less
COUNTY
2009 Average Annual Growth
2005-2009
Trend
Indian River
138,139 2.16%
Martin
146,101 1.35
Okeechobee
41,203 1.15
St. Lucie 276,419 1.62
Florida 18,898,835 1.60%

POPULATION BY AGE
Years of Age (2009)
County 0-14 15-19 20-39 40-64 65+ Total
Indian River
14.9% 5.2% 23.2% 30.8% 25.9% 138,139
Martin
14.1 5.2 21.3 32.9 26.5 146,101
Okeechobee
20.5 6.7 28.3 28.5 15.9 41,203
St.Lucie 17.5 5.9 26.9 30.0 19.8 276,419
Florida 18.0% 6.3% 25.8% 32.7% 17.2% 18,898,835

PER CAPITA INCOME
COUNTY
Per Capita Income 2009 Source of Income
Labor Property Transfer
Indian River
$57,193 37.9% 52.1% 10.0%
Martin
60,531 43.5 47.9 8.6
Okeechobee
25,117 60.7 15.9 23.3
St. Lucie 29,519 58.0 23.2 18.8
Florida $40,331 67.6% 23.6% 8.8%

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