Income/capita 52%
Household income 60%
Unemployment 187%
Income per capita$14,347$24,736$29,829
Median household income$21,875$44,758$55,322
Median income owner occupied$21,250$55,873$70,586
Median income renter occupied$29,375$25,999$35,192
Median earnings male$16,667$34,323$36,919
Median earnings female$0$22,614$26,250
Unemployment rate13.4%4.8%4.7%
Poverty level32.5%18.4%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Epes is 52% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Epes is 60% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Epes is 187% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Epes is 115% higher than the national average

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      Epes employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry0.0%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector10.7%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services10.7%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services32.1%11.5%
      Public administration0.0%7.7%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities10.7%0.0%
      Education, health & social services10.7%50.0%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Geiger, AL296$44,58319%
      Emelle, AL46$41,25025%
      Eutaw, AL2,789$25,69754%
      Gainesville, AL274$22,50059%
      York, AL3,021$18,78766%
      Epes, AL169$21,87560%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Haverhill, IA169$70,83328%
      Steely Hollow, OK169$30,68245%
      Edison, NE169$35,83335%
      Broadview, MT169$39,53129%
      Garner, AR169$44,02820%
      Epes, AL169$21,87560%
      Source: The Epes, AL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).