Palmer employment information

Income per capita$26,340$33,129$28,555
Median household income$60,365$71,829$53,482
Median income owner occupied$72,336$88,221$68,142
Median income renter occupied$36,513$48,624$33,219
Median earnings male$41,014$42,923$36,116
Median earnings female$23,854$30,441$25,692
Unemployment rate6.6%5.7%5.8%
Poverty level10.3%10.1%15.6%

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  • The income per capita in Palmer is 8% lower than the national average.
  • The median household income in Palmer is 13% higher than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Palmer is 13% higher than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Palmer is 34% lower than the national average.

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Hours worked per week

Palmer median earnings by income bracket

Palmer employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry14.7%1.0%
Manufacturing sector5.4%1.7%
Financial & insurance services1.8%3.4%
Wholesale & retail services15.0%15.4%
Public administration14.0%10.9%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities7.8%5.8%
Education, health & social services11.7%33.0%

Nearby cities with high median household income

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Gateway, AK5,367$90,38569%
Farm Loop, AK1,018$90,00068%
Lakes, AK9,345$85,40260%
Fishhook, AK5,015$82,54354%
Butte, AK3,544$81,50052%
Palmer, AK6,250$60,36513%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Bellefonte, PA6,250$42,47621%
East Garden City, NY6,249$105,33897%
Tuttle, OK6,252$60,44313%
Vandalia, IL6,247$44,10718%
Cambria, CA6,246$62,94818%
Palmer, AK6,250$60,36513%
Source: The Palmer, AK employment data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau.