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Income/capita 49%
Household income 95%
Unemployment 28%
IndexCordovaAlaskaNational
Income per capita$44,542$34,191$29,829
Median household income$107,771$74,444$55,322
Median income owner occupied$104,762$90,966$70,586
Median income renter occupied$109,141$51,397$35,192
Median earnings male$51,088$42,898$36,919
Median earnings female$36,462$30,988$26,250
Unemployment rate3.4%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level4.2%10.1%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Cordova is 49% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Cordova is 95% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Cordova is 28% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Cordova is 72% lower than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $71,840$107,771$215,542
      City
      $49,624$74,444$148,888
      State
      $36,877$55,322$110,644
      Nation
      According to the PEW research center, the middle class is defined as a range from two thirds (2/3) of the median household income to a multiple of two (2) times the median household income. Displayed above are the city, state and national median household income averages. Simply enter your median household income to determine if your income falls into the middle class or if your household income is considered upper or lower class.

      Cordova median earnings by income bracket

      Cordova employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry14.0%2.0%
      Manufacturing sector9.0%62.8%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%1.3%
      Wholesale & retail services8.6%15.0%
      Public administration4.7%10.2%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities3.8%0.5%
      Education, health & social services8.4%41.5%
      Other48.1%22.8%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Cordova, AK3,047$107,77195%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Hoopa, CA3,047$25,10455%
      Las Lomas, CA3,047$66,69321%
      Montrose, MN3,046$65,13218%
      Homer, LA3,046$18,41467%
      Swansboro, NC3,046$44,80519%
      Cordova, AK3,047$107,77195%
      Source: The Cordova, AK employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).