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Income/capita 15%
Household income 11%
Unemployment 32%
IndexAlvaFloridaNational
Income per capita$34,173$27,598$29,829
Median household income$61,542$48,900$55,322
Median income owner occupied$74,904$59,209$70,586
Median income renter occupied$24,350$34,622$35,192
Median earnings male$35,000$31,444$36,919
Median earnings female$32,454$25,332$26,250
Unemployment rate3.2%4.9%4.7%
Poverty level8.1%16.1%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Alva is 15% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Alva is 11% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Alva is 32% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Alva is 46% lower than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $41,023$61,542$123,084
      City
      $32,596$48,900$97,800
      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.

      Alva median earnings by income bracket

      Alva employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry22.0%6.7%
      Manufacturing sector2.8%9.9%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%9.9%
      Wholesale & retail services3.4%14.2%
      Public administration3.2%1.6%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities4.2%0.0%
      Education, health & social services8.6%38.1%
      Other54.1%23.1%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Gateway, FL9,699$83,58351%
      Buckingham, FL4,305$60,5489%
      Olga, FL2,239$53,2294%
      Villas, FL10,871$48,48012%
      Fort Denaud, FL1,716$48,35113%
      Alva, FL2,309$61,54211%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Maysville, GA2,309$37,71432%
      Auberry, CA2,309$46,70516%
      Bonneau Beach, SC2,310$42,05924%
      Biscoe, NC2,310$31,67743%
      Melrose Park, NY2,308$87,17658%
      Alva, FL2,309$61,54211%
      Source: The Alva, FL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).