Fayette employment information

IndexFayetteAlabamaNational
Income per capita$17,163$24,736$29,829
Median household income$28,846$44,758$55,322
Median income owner occupied$46,473$55,873$70,586
Median income renter occupied$16,850$25,999$35,192
Median earnings male$28,995$34,323$36,919
Median earnings female$14,192$22,614$26,250
Unemployment rate4.7%4.8%4.7%
Poverty level23.1%18.4%15.1%
The Fayette, AL employment information can be a key indicator when searching for a new job. A good indicator of the strength of the job market is the income per capita and the median household income. The income per capita in Fayette is $17,163, which is 31% lower than than the Alabama average and 42% lower than than the national average. The median household income is $28,846, which is 36% lower than than the Alabama average and 48% lower than than the national average. The unemployment rate in Fayette is 5%, which is 2% higher than than the national average. The poverty rate in Fayette is 23% which is 53% higher than than the national average.
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am i middle class

$Input your household income
$19,228$28,846$57,692
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.

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  • The income per capita in Fayette is 42% lower than the national average.
  • The median household income in Fayette is 48% lower than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Fayette is 2% higher than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Fayette is 53% higher than the national average.

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Fayette median earnings by income bracket

Fayette employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry6.9%0.9%
Manufacturing sector27.9%2.6%
Financial & insurance services5.2%4.9%
Wholesale & retail services10.5%10.7%
Public administration4.2%2.3%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities12.8%1.2%
Education, health & social services7.0%47.8%
Other23.7%18.1%

Nearby cities with high median household income

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Kennedy, AL436$36,16735%
Belk, AL238$31,25044%
Millport, AL1,056$31,15044%
Glen Allen, AL474$25,51154%
Berry, AL1,367$25,35754%
Fayette, AL4,491$28,84648%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Marietta-Alderwood, WA4,492$43,37722%
Capitol Heights, MD4,489$67,86323%
Saukville, WI4,494$58,7506%
Oconto, WI4,488$42,95922%
Byram, CT4,487$85,35054%
Fayette, AL4,491$28,84648%
Source: The Fayette, AL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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