Income/capita 4%
Household income 29%
Unemployment 30%
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Income per capita$31,148$34,191$29,829
Median household income$71,146$74,444$55,322
Median income owner occupied$83,942$90,966$70,586
Median income renter occupied$55,893$51,397$35,192
Median earnings male$44,091$42,898$36,919
Median earnings female$37,639$30,988$26,250
Unemployment rate3.3%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level8.9%10.1%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Dillingham is 4% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Dillingham is 29% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Dillingham is 30% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Dillingham is 41% lower than the national average

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      Dillingham employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry7.6%0.9%
      Manufacturing sector3.5%5.8%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%1.5%
      Wholesale & retail services12.6%5.1%
      Public administration16.5%17.1%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities13.5%5.4%
      Education, health & social services18.6%45.0%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Clark's Point, AK47$21,87560.5%
      Dillingham, AK2,296$71,14628.6%

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Marionville, MO2,296$32,87240.6%
      De Leon, TX2,296$35,71435.4%
      Wesson, MS2,295$51,3257.2%
      Wilberforce, OH2,295$83,32050.6%
      Brigham, QC2,295n/a 
      Dillingham, AK2,296$71,14628.6%
      Source: The Dillingham, AK employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).