Income/capita 44%
Household income 19%
Unemployment 15%
Income per capita$16,574$24,736$29,829
Median household income$44,583$44,758$55,322
Median income owner occupied$60,833$55,873$70,586
Median income renter occupied$43,750$25,999$35,192
Median earnings male$50,833$34,323$36,919
Median earnings female$17,625$22,614$26,250
Unemployment rate4.0%4.8%4.7%
Poverty level22.0%18.4%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Geiger is 44% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Geiger is 19% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Geiger is 15% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Geiger is 45% higher than the national average

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      Geiger employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry59.4%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector15.6%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services1.6%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services0.0%29.2%
      Public administration6.3%0.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities7.8%0.0%
      Education, health & social services3.1%50.0%

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      Emelle, AL46$41,25025%
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      Scooba, MS977$21,29062%
      Shuqualak, MS426$17,12069%
      Geiger, AL296$44,58319%

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      Texhoma, TX296$55,4170%
      Twin Bridges, MT296$40,17927%
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      Manchester, IL296$40,00028%
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      Geiger, AL296$44,58319%
      Source: The Geiger, AL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).