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Income/capita 30%
Household income 49%
Unemployment 29%
IndexAbbevilleAlabamaNational
Income per capita$20,756$24,736$29,829
Median household income$28,148$44,758$55,322
Median income owner occupied$41,985$55,873$70,586
Median income renter occupied$15,885$25,999$35,192
Median earnings male$25,391$34,323$36,919
Median earnings female$17,863$22,614$26,250
Unemployment rate3.3%4.8%4.7%
Poverty level24.6%18.4%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Abbeville is 30% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Abbeville is 49% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Abbeville is 29% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Abbeville is 63% higher than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $18,763$28,148$56,296
      City
      $29,835$44,758$89,516
      State
      $36,877$55,322$110,644
      Nation
      According to the PEW research center, the middle class is defined as a range from two thirds (2/3) of the median household income to a multiple of two (2) times the median household income. Displayed above are the city, state and national median household income averages. Simply enter your median household income to determine if your income falls into the middle class or if your household income is considered upper or lower class.

      Abbeville median earnings by income bracket

      Abbeville employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry5.9%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector36.7%3.0%
      Financial & insurance services2.1%2.8%
      Wholesale & retail services14.9%18.8%
      Public administration0.0%8.3%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities6.6%1.1%
      Education, health & social services9.5%50.7%
      Other22.0%7.5%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Haleburg, AL119$56,0001%
      Blue Springs, AL101$47,50014%
      Headland, AL4,691$46,13517%
      Bakerhill, AL204$31,71943%
      Newville, AL540$31,68143%
      Abbeville, AL2,627$28,14849%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Vassar, MI2,627$33,13740%
      Christiana, TN2,627$63,51915%
      Calera, OK2,627$43,06322%
      Nekoosa, WI2,626$40,47627%
      Morgantown, KY2,628$18,70766%
      Abbeville, AL2,627$28,14849%
      Source: The Abbeville, AL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).