Income/capita 49%
Household income 55%
Unemployment 357%
IndexArctic VillageAlaskaNational
Income per capita$15,253$34,191$29,829
Median household income$25,000$74,444$55,322
Median income owner occupied$23,750$90,966$70,586
Median income renter occupied$27,917$51,397$35,192
Median earnings male$7,000$42,898$36,919
Median earnings female$15,833$30,988$26,250
Unemployment rate21.3%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level46.7%10.1%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Arctic Village is 49% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Arctic Village is 55% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Arctic Village is 357% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Arctic Village is 209% higher than the national average

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      Arctic Village employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry11.8%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector0.0%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services0.0%0.0%
      Public administration35.3%15.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities11.8%5.0%
      Education, health & social services23.5%55.0%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Arctic Village, AK137$25,00055%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Woodston, KS137$21,37561%
      Greensboro, IN137$29,58347%
      Devol, OK137$53,5233%
      Antietam, MD137$111,905102%
      Carpio, ND137$53,0004%
      Arctic Village, AK137$25,00055%
      Source: The Arctic Village, AK employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).