Income/capita 25%
Household income 42%
Unemployment 13%
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Income per capita$37,328$34,191$29,829
Median household income$78,553$74,444$55,322
Median income owner occupied$79,605$90,966$70,586
Median income renter occupied$53,125$51,397$35,192
Median earnings male$42,333$42,898$36,919
Median earnings female$30,200$30,988$26,250
Unemployment rate4.0%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level5.5%10.1%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Diamond Ridge is 25% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Diamond Ridge is 42% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Diamond Ridge is 13% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Diamond Ridge is 64% lower than the national average

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      Diamond Ridge employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry17.5%1.5%
      Manufacturing sector3.7%3.4%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%0.9%
      Wholesale & retail services12.5%8.6%
      Public administration12.5%7.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities9.1%5.5%
      Education, health & social services23.2%45.3%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Halibut Cove, AK36$95,17972.0%
      Kachemak, AK537$75,00035.6%
      Fritz Creek, AK2,043$67,96922.9%
      Seldovia Village, AK175$61,09410.4%
      Homer, AK5,418$57,4713.9%
      Diamond Ridge, AK1,201$78,55342.0%

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      New Market, AL1,201$60,2829.0%
      Divernon, IL1,201$57,3863.7%
      Woodworth, LA1,201$61,66711.5%
      Sarcoxie, MO1,201$42,18823.7%
      Byng, OK1,201$56,5002.1%
      Diamond Ridge, AK1,201$78,55342.0%
      Source: The Diamond Ridge, AK employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).