Income/capita 18%
Household income 29%
Unemployment 90%
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IndexCenter PointAlabamaNational
Income per capita$24,357$24,736$29,829
Median household income$39,134$44,758$55,322
Median income owner occupied$50,966$55,873$70,586
Median income renter occupied$18,953$25,999$35,192
Median earnings male$31,122$34,323$36,919
Median earnings female$22,007$22,614$26,250
Unemployment rate8.9%4.8%4.7%
Poverty level26.7%18.4%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Center Point is 18% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Center Point is 29% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Center Point is 90% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Center Point is 77% higher than the national average

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      Center Point employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry9.7%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector17.9%0.9%
      Financial & insurance services0.9%12.7%
      Wholesale & retail services15.4%11.3%
      Public administration3.6%5.2%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities8.8%1.3%
      Education, health & social services9.5%40.3%

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      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Mountain Brook, AL20,532$129,777134.6%
      Shoal Creek, AL1,448$126,597128.8%
      Vestavia Hills, AL34,243$93,17868.4%
      Trussville, AL20,872$84,19852.2%
      Springville, AL4,199$83,17350.3%
      Center Point, AL16,711$39,13429.3%

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      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Morganton, NC16,717$38,78229.9%
      Westchester, IL16,719$72,47031.0%
      Wolf Trap, VA16,722$212,489284.1%
      Defiance, OH16,725$43,85520.7%
      Centerville, UT16,727$80,72945.9%
      Center Point, AL16,711$39,13429.3%
      Source: The Center Point, AL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).