Income/capita 13%
Household income 26%
Unemployment 25%
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Income per capita$26,092$24,736$29,829
Median household income$40,837$44,758$55,322
Median income owner occupied$48,384$55,873$70,586
Median income renter occupied$27,813$25,999$35,192
Median earnings male$34,676$34,323$36,919
Median earnings female$25,878$22,614$26,250
Unemployment rate5.8%4.8%4.7%
Poverty level18.8%18.4%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Clanton is 13% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Clanton is 26% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Clanton is 25% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Clanton is 24% higher than the national average

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      Clanton employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry12.9%2.2%
      Manufacturing sector28.1%6.6%
      Financial & insurance services2.1%7.4%
      Wholesale & retail services14.1%15.1%
      Public administration4.7%7.7%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities8.3%5.2%
      Education, health & social services8.4%32.8%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Thorsby, AL2,007$53,3153.6%
      Marbury, AL1,989$40,44626.9%
      Jemison, AL2,622$39,72228.2%
      Maplesville, AL786$33,46239.5%
      Billingsley, AL115$31,75042.6%
      Clanton, AL8,730$40,83726.2%

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Fairless Hills, PA8,730$64,49116.6%
      Midland, WA8,730$44,65219.3%
      Perry Heights, OH8,732$41,95624.2%
      Commerce, TX8,732$19,09065.5%
      Old Orchard Beach, ME8,727$43,52321.3%
      Clanton, AL8,730$40,83726.2%
      Source: The Clanton, AL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).