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Income/capita 57%
Household income 51%
Unemployment 235%
IndexFultonAlabamaNational
Income per capita$12,822$24,736$29,829
Median household income$27,188$44,758$55,322
Median income owner occupied$25,000$55,873$70,586
Median income renter occupied$51,563$25,999$35,192
Median earnings male$51,250$34,323$36,919
Median earnings female$20,833$22,614$26,250
Unemployment rate15.6%4.8%4.7%
Poverty level30.9%18.4%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Fulton is 57% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Fulton is 51% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Fulton is 235% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Fulton is 104% higher than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $18,123$27,188$54,376
      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.

      Fulton median earnings by income bracket

      Fulton employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry0.0%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector50.0%10.5%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services0.0%42.1%
      Public administration0.0%15.8%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities0.0%0.0%
      Education, health & social services33.3%21.1%
      Other16.7%15.8%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Thomasville, AL4,064$38,87730%
      Grove Hill, AL1,583$37,06333%
      Pine Hill, AL940$24,84855%
      Whatley, AL23$0100%
      Fulton, AL188$27,18851%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Stuckey, SC188$40,83326%
      Castalia, IA188$41,25025%
      Elida, NM188$31,25044%
      Gantt, AL188$49,37511%
      The Plains, VA188$81,07147%
      Fulton, AL188$27,18851%
      Source: The Fulton, AL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).