Income/capita 53%
Household income 43%
Unemployment 349%
Income per capita$13,887$34,191$29,829
Median household income$31,667$74,444$55,322
Median income owner occupied$30,417$90,966$70,586
Median income renter occupied$36,250$51,397$35,192
Median earnings male$12,500$42,898$36,919
Median earnings female$14,375$30,988$26,250
Unemployment rate20.9%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level43.7%10.1%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Gambell is 53% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Gambell is 43% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Gambell is 349% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Gambell is 189% higher than the national average

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      Gambell employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry3.8%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector15.2%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services1.9%2.4%
      Public administration16.2%15.3%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities9.5%3.5%
      Education, health & social services24.8%47.1%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Gambell, AK690$31,66743%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Roby, TX690$38,97730%
      Cohutta, GA690$47,37514%
      Lyndon, IL690$52,2226%
      Ulysses, PA690$23,92057%
      Oaktown, IN690$42,62523%
      Gambell, AK690$31,66743%
      Source: The Gambell, AK employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).