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Income/capita 29%
Household income 44%
Unemployment 20%
IndexElbertaAlabamaNational
Income per capita$21,185$24,736$29,829
Median household income$30,750$44,758$55,322
Median income owner occupied$42,188$55,873$70,586
Median income renter occupied$24,048$25,999$35,192
Median earnings male$20,833$34,323$36,919
Median earnings female$21,033$22,614$26,250
Unemployment rate3.8%4.8%4.7%
Poverty level17.8%18.4%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Elberta is 29% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Elberta is 44% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Elberta is 20% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Elberta is 18% higher than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $20,497$30,750$61,500
      City
      $29,835$44,758$89,516
      State
      $36,877$55,322$110,644
      Nation
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      Elberta median earnings by income bracket

      Elberta employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry12.6%2.5%
      Manufacturing sector10.4%1.2%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%0.6%
      Wholesale & retail services26.8%45.7%
      Public administration6.1%2.5%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities1.3%0.0%
      Education, health & social services6.5%10.9%
      Other34.6%32.9%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Orange Beach, AL5,791$59,5238%
      Lillian, AL1,298$52,4775%
      Gulf Shores, AL11,252$50,8148%
      Loxley, AL1,837$50,0769%
      Magnolia Springs, AL740$49,13511%
      Elberta, AL1,400$30,75044%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Mississippi Valley State University, MS1,400$31,13644%
      Fraser, CO1,400$48,75012%
      Fall Creek, WI1,400$50,6528%
      Verdi, NV1,399$71,39729%
      De Graff, OH1,399$38,28131%
      Elberta, AL1,400$30,75044%
      Source: The Elberta, AL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).