Income/capita 61%
Household income 67%
Unemployment 45%
IndexChena RidgeAlaskaNational
Income per capita$47,940$34,191$29,829
Median household income$92,405$74,444$55,322
Median income owner occupied$106,392$90,966$70,586
Median income renter occupied$50,526$51,397$35,192
Median earnings male$70,689$42,898$36,919
Median earnings female$28,279$30,988$26,250
Unemployment rate2.6%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level4.7%10.1%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Chena Ridge is 61% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Chena Ridge is 67% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Chena Ridge is 45% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Chena Ridge is 69% lower than the national average

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      Chena Ridge employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry12.2%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector7.2%0.1%
      Financial & insurance services1.4%2.4%
      Wholesale & retail services8.5%12.8%
      Public administration15.5%10.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities9.0%3.4%
      Education, health & social services28.0%41.0%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Farmers Loop, AK4,517$100,51882%
      College, AK14,372$86,79657%
      Goldstream, AK3,960$83,59951%
      Steele Creek, AK6,693$82,94350%
      Ester, AK2,727$69,07625%
      Chena Ridge, AK5,744$92,40567%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Country Homes, WA5,745$45,35718%
      Locust Grove, GA5,742$42,13424%
      Carterville, IL5,742$48,42112%
      Cumming, GA5,740$45,84617%
      James City, NC5,736$47,70014%
      Chena Ridge, AK5,744$92,40567%
      Source: The Chena Ridge, AK employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).