Albert Lea employment information

IndexAlbert LeaMinnesotaNational
Income per capita$24,340$31,642$28,555
Median household income$37,576$60,828$53,482
Median income owner occupied$48,008$74,687$68,142
Median income renter occupied$25,020$31,748$33,219
Median earnings male$30,654$39,915$36,116
Median earnings female$20,032$27,655$25,692
Unemployment rate3.9%4.5%5.8%
Poverty level15.0%11.5%15.6%

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  • The income per capita in Albert Lea is 15% lower than the national average.
  • The median household income in Albert Lea is 30% lower than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Albert Lea is 32% lower than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Albert Lea is 4% lower than the national average.

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Albert Lea median earnings by income bracket

Albert Lea employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry10.4%0.0%
Manufacturing sector28.0%4.4%
Financial & insurance services1.8%3.8%
Wholesale & retail services18.5%16.5%
Public administration2.9%1.7%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities4.8%0.2%
Education, health & social services9.6%39.0%

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City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Conger, MN160$66,45824%
Hayward, MN246$60,68213%
Geneva, MN453$60,22713%
Alden, MN626$52,7501%
Freeborn, MN299$51,0425%
Albert Lea, MN17,931$37,57630%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Tinton Falls, NJ17,933$73,27837%
Logansport, IN17,933$33,16438%
Godfrey, IL17,911$60,90914%
Avenel, NJ17,952$71,71134%
Hopkins, MN17,909$49,4188%
Albert Lea, MN17,931$37,57630%
Source: The Albert Lea, MN employment data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau.