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Income/capita 42%
Household income 26%
Unemployment 76%
IndexBayou La BatreAlabamaNational
Income per capita$17,270$24,736$29,829
Median household income$40,909$44,758$55,322
Median income owner occupied$51,863$55,873$70,586
Median income renter occupied$23,650$25,999$35,192
Median earnings male$36,563$34,323$36,919
Median earnings female$12,885$22,614$26,250
Unemployment rate1.1%4.8%4.7%
Poverty level29.2%18.4%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Bayou La Batre is 42% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Bayou La Batre is 26% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Bayou La Batre is 76% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Bayou La Batre is 93% higher than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $27,269$40,909$81,818
      City
      $29,835$44,758$89,516
      State
      $36,877$55,322$110,644
      Nation
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      Bayou La Batre median earnings by income bracket

      Bayou La Batre employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry6.2%1.1%
      Manufacturing sector30.6%31.6%
      Financial & insurance services0.7%3.9%
      Wholesale & retail services14.5%44.7%
      Public administration0.5%0.9%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities6.2%4.8%
      Education, health & social services4.0%10.9%
      Other37.2%19.4%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Big Point, MS690$87,18858%
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      Grand Bay, AL3,841$54,0972%
      Tillmans Corner, AL18,620$50,8468%
      Belle Fontaine, AL649$47,88513%
      Bayou La Batre, AL2,532$40,90926%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Glenwood, MN2,533$48,32513%
      Woodside, PA2,533$164,211197%
      Pemberton Heights, NJ2,534$49,74710%
      Tiffin, IA2,530$58,7506%
      Prudhoe Bay, AK2,530$0100%
      Bayou La Batre, AL2,532$40,90926%
      Source: The Bayou La Batre, AL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).