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Income/capita 16%
Household income 9%
Unemployment 35%
IndexAlbanyOregonNational
Income per capita$25,010$28,822$29,829
Median household income$50,135$53,270$55,322
Median income owner occupied$68,658$69,328$70,586
Median income renter occupied$28,956$34,215$35,192
Median earnings male$32,095$33,885$36,919
Median earnings female$24,396$24,038$26,250
Unemployment rate6.3%5.0%4.7%
Poverty level17.2%15.7%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Albany is 16% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Albany is 9% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Albany is 35% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Albany is 14% higher than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $33,419$50,135$100,270
      City
      $35,509$53,270$106,540
      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.

      Albany median earnings by income bracket

      Albany employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry9.5%2.8%
      Manufacturing sector18.7%3.9%
      Financial & insurance services1.5%2.7%
      Wholesale & retail services18.3%11.4%
      Public administration4.9%5.7%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities5.8%1.3%
      Education, health & social services12.3%40.2%
      Other26.2%26.4%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Millersburg, OR1,963$71,33329%
      Adair Village, OR933$65,71419%
      Waterloo, OR242$64,00016%
      Sodaville, OR395$60,1929%
      Peoria, OR189$58,9847%
      Albany, OR51,919$50,1359%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Palm Beach Gardens, FL51,865$72,80532%
      Harrisonburg, VA51,979$40,49427%
      DeSoto, TX51,854$60,3509%
      Oak Park, IL51,989$82,82650%
      Milford city, CT52,005$81,97148%
      Albany, OR51,919$50,1359%
      Source: The Albany, OR employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).