Income/capita 43%
Household income 40%
Unemployment 38%
Income per capita$17,070$24,736$29,829
Median household income$32,917$44,758$55,322
Median income owner occupied$35,972$55,873$70,586
Median income renter occupied$26,042$25,999$35,192
Median earnings male$26,458$34,323$36,919
Median earnings female$23,594$22,614$26,250
Unemployment rate2.9%4.8%4.7%
Poverty level18.5%18.4%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Cleveland is 43% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Cleveland is 40% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Cleveland is 38% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Cleveland is 23% higher than the national average

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      Cleveland employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry8.0%3.6%
      Manufacturing sector19.6%3.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%5.4%
      Wholesale & retail services24.4%3.6%
      Public administration2.2%2.4%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities12.4%0.0%
      Education, health & social services3.6%49.7%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Locust Fork, AL1,404$56,2502%
      Rosa, AL423$54,2502%
      Highland Lake, AL397$50,6258%
      Hayden, AL1,222$50,1799%
      County Line, AL316$48,88412%
      Cleveland, AL1,176$32,91740%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Vander, NC1,176$36,16735%
      Kensington, NY1,176$175,625217%
      Griswold, IA1,176$44,61519%
      White Haven, PA1,177$47,14315%
      Lavalette, WV1,177$49,08311%
      Cleveland, AL1,176$32,91740%
      Source: The Cleveland, AL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).