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Income/capita 14%
Household income 14%
Unemployment 31%
IndexBlue SpringsAlabamaNational
Income per capita$25,755$24,736$29,829
Median household income$47,500$44,758$55,322
Median income owner occupied$46,875$55,873$70,586
Median income renter occupied$0$25,999$35,192
Median earnings male$0$34,323$36,919
Median earnings female$35,625$22,614$26,250
Unemployment rate6.1%4.8%4.7%
Poverty level5.0%18.4%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Blue Springs is 14% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Blue Springs is 14% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Blue Springs is 31% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Blue Springs is 67% lower than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $31,663$47,500$95,000
      City
      $29,835$44,758$89,516
      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.

      Blue Springs median earnings by income bracket

      Blue Springs employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry23.3%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector0.0%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services6.7%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services3.3%22.2%
      Public administration6.7%7.4%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities6.7%11.1%
      Education, health & social services3.3%48.1%
      Other50.0%3.7%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Ozark, AL14,721$37,52232%
      Louisville, AL480$32,81341%
      Bakerhill, AL204$31,71943%
      Ariton, AL772$30,83344%
      Abbeville, AL2,627$28,14849%
      Blue Springs, AL101$47,50014%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Colon, NE101$72,50031%
      Parcoal, WV101$21,12562%
      New Buffalo, PA101$45,62518%
      Shiloh, SC101$26,56352%
      Windom, KS101$45,93817%
      Blue Springs, AL101$47,50014%
      Source: The Blue Springs, AL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).