Income/capita 55%
Household income 27%
Unemployment 100%
IndexCold BayAlaskaNational
Income per capita$46,327$34,191$29,829
Median household income$70,000$74,444$55,322
Median income owner occupied$0$90,966$70,586
Median income renter occupied$64,500$51,397$35,192
Median earnings male$63,750$42,898$36,919
Median earnings female$30,417$30,988$26,250
Unemployment rate0.0%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level0.0%10.1%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Cold Bay is 55% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Cold Bay is 27% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Cold Bay is 100% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Cold Bay is 100% lower than the national average

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      Cold Bay employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry11.5%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector0.0%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services0.0%0.0%
      Public administration19.2%30.4%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities69.2%21.7%
      Education, health & social services0.0%13.0%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Cold Bay, AK60$70,00027%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Baldwin Park, MO60$0100%
      Randalia, IA60$41,25025%
      Harbine, NE60$72,18830%
      Taylor, WY60$77,84741%
      Toad Hop, IN60$0100%
      Cold Bay, AK60$70,00027%
      Source: The Cold Bay, AK employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).