Income/capita 59%
Household income 40%
Unemployment 211%
Income per capita$12,245$34,191$29,829
Median household income$32,917$74,444$55,322
Median income owner occupied$38,750$90,966$70,586
Median income renter occupied$29,375$51,397$35,192
Median earnings male$14,688$42,898$36,919
Median earnings female$17,604$30,988$26,250
Unemployment rate14.5%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level29.9%10.1%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Akiachak is 59% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Akiachak is 40% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Akiachak is 211% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Akiachak is 98% higher than the national average

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      Akiachak employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry10.8%2.7%
      Manufacturing sector0.0%2.7%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services12.2%12.0%
      Public administration37.8%18.7%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities5.4%5.3%
      Education, health & social services13.5%53.3%

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      Bethel, AK6,365$77,63140%
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      Akiak, AK407$41,56325%
      Oscarville, AK26$26,87551%
      Akiachak, AK584$32,91740%

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      Marion, UT584$72,04530%
      Hooversville, PA584$35,83335%
      Tuxedo Park, NY584$130,625136%
      Ivanhoe, MN584$38,50030%
      Mokelumne Hill, CA584$59,8218%
      Akiachak, AK584$32,91740%
      Source: The Akiachak, AK employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).