48.2% unemployed in Tarpon Springs in 2017


48.2 percent of Tarpon Springs residents between 16 and 65 years old were unemployed in 2017, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau.

The percentage of unemployed residents was greater than the statewide total of 41.3 percent for this demographic group. In 2017 the total Tarpon Springs population reached 21,233.

Out of 10,997 people who had a job, 5 were employed in the Armed Forces and 10,992 belonged to the civilian labor force.

The total unemployment numbers include residents of all ages who are not working.

Employment status in Tarpon Springs for 2017
Employment status
Number of people
Percentage of population
Not employed
10,236
48.2
Employed
10,997
51.8
Employed in civilian labor force
10,992
51.8
Employed in armed forces
5
0.02

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