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Income/capita 25%
Household income 14%
Unemployment 66%
IndexElkmontAlabamaNational
Income per capita$22,383$24,736$29,829
Median household income$47,500$44,758$55,322
Median income owner occupied$54,063$55,873$70,586
Median income renter occupied$30,417$25,999$35,192
Median earnings male$30,833$34,323$36,919
Median earnings female$21,591$22,614$26,250
Unemployment rate1.6%4.8%4.7%
Poverty level12.4%18.4%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Elkmont is 25% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Elkmont is 14% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Elkmont is 66% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Elkmont is 18% lower than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $31,663$47,500$95,000
      City
      $29,835$44,758$89,516
      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.

      Elkmont median earnings by income bracket

      Elkmont employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry10.8%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector20.8%8.5%
      Financial & insurance services4.6%5.6%
      Wholesale & retail services10.8%9.9%
      Public administration3.1%1.4%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities8.5%2.8%
      Education, health & social services6.2%50.7%
      Other33.8%12.7%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Harvest, AL5,080$63,96916%
      Elkton, TN559$48,75012%
      Athens, AL24,461$45,92017%
      Minor Hill, TN610$40,00028%
      Lester, AL131$36,87533%
      Elkmont, AL496$47,50014%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Springfield, SC496$32,50041%
      Mitchell Heights, WV496$77,81341%
      Rolla, KS496$44,30620%
      White, SD496$53,4383%
      Cuba, AL496$40,14727%
      Elkmont, AL496$47,50014%
      Source: The Elkmont, AL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).