Income/capita 72%
Household income 39%
Unemployment 312%
IndexBrevig MissionAlaskaNational
Income per capita$8,225$34,191$29,829
Median household income$33,958$74,444$55,322
Median income owner occupied$37,500$90,966$70,586
Median income renter occupied$33,542$51,397$35,192
Median earnings male$10,865$42,898$36,919
Median earnings female$14,750$30,988$26,250
Unemployment rate19.2%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level53.8%10.1%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Brevig Mission is 72% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Brevig Mission is 39% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Brevig Mission is 312% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Brevig Mission is 256% higher than the national average

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      Brevig Mission employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry11.6%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector0.0%2.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services9.3%3.9%
      Public administration34.9%23.5%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities4.7%3.9%
      Education, health & social services27.9%54.9%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Teller, AK163$26,87551%
      Port Clarence, AK43$0100%
      Brevig Mission, AK417$33,95839%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Barnhill, OH417$42,22224%
      Martin, MI417$41,25025%
      Langford, SD417$50,7148%
      Drysdale, AZ417$25,86553%
      McClure, IL417$35,75035%
      Brevig Mission, AK417$33,95839%
      Source: The Brevig Mission, AK employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).