Income/capita 4%
Household income 28%
Unemployment 93%
IndexFunny RiverAlaskaNational
Income per capita$30,921$34,191$29,829
Median household income$71,071$74,444$55,322
Median income owner occupied$64,821$90,966$70,586
Median income renter occupied$0$51,397$35,192
Median earnings male$0$42,898$36,919
Median earnings female$60,217$30,988$26,250
Unemployment rate9.0%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level36.5%10.1%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Funny River is 4% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Funny River is 28% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Funny River is 93% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Funny River is 142% higher than the national average

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      Funny River employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry20.0%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector0.0%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services27.1%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services11.6%0.0%
      Public administration0.0%13.9%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities12.3%0.0%
      Education, health & social services8.4%64.8%

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      Kenai, AK7,551$58,7326%
      Kasilof, AK407$53,8593%
      Funny River, AK972$71,07128%

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      Ripley, NY972$32,70841%
      Winslow West, AZ972$22,97358%
      Skagway, AK972$64,41216%
      Pacific City, OR972$25,52454%
      Funny River, AK972$71,07128%
      Source: The Funny River, AK employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).