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Income/capita 161%
Household income 203%
Unemployment 62%
IndexAnchorageKentuckyNational
Income per capita$77,919$24,802$29,829
Median household income$167,813$44,811$55,322
Median income owner occupied$172,083$56,922$70,586
Median income renter occupied$0$26,529$35,192
Median earnings male$102,917$32,723$36,919
Median earnings female$31,875$23,082$26,250
Unemployment rate1.8%4.5%4.7%
Poverty level4.3%18.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Anchorage is 161% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Anchorage is 203% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Anchorage is 62% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Anchorage is 72% lower than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $111,864$167,813$335,626
      City
      $29,871$44,811$89,622
      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.

      Anchorage median earnings by income bracket

      Anchorage employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry3.0%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector18.2%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services9.9%8.6%
      Wholesale & retail services11.2%11.6%
      Public administration0.6%2.1%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities0.4%2.6%
      Education, health & social services21.2%40.9%
      Other35.0%31.1%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Glenview, KY481$223,438304%
      Mockingbird Valley, KY134$208,750277%
      Maryhill Estates, KY184$176,750219%
      Indian Hills, KY2,953$159,737189%
      Riverwood, KY525$159,688189%
      Anchorage, KY2,091$167,813203%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Lincoln Park, NY2,091$26,81852%
      Trenton, GA2,091$32,33342%
      Judson, SC2,091$17,33369%
      Versailles, IN2,091$37,10233%
      Westmoreland, TN2,091$42,72123%
      Anchorage, KY2,091$167,813203%
      Source: The Anchorage, KY employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).