Income/capita 53%
Household income 60%
Unemployment 99%
Income per capita$14,072$24,736$29,829
Median household income$22,250$44,758$55,322
Median income owner occupied$23,250$55,873$70,586
Median income renter occupied$16,458$25,999$35,192
Median earnings male$16,250$34,323$36,919
Median earnings female$20,625$22,614$26,250
Unemployment rate9.3%4.8%4.7%
Poverty level29.8%18.4%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Gordon is 53% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Gordon is 60% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Gordon is 99% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Gordon is 97% higher than the national average

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      Gordon employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry9.5%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector31.0%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services2.4%6.9%
      Wholesale & retail services19.0%20.7%
      Public administration0.0%10.3%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities31.0%0.0%
      Education, health & social services0.0%51.7%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Bascom, FL116$70,62528%
      Ashford, AL2,211$43,64121%
      Cowarts, AL2,020$41,62525%
      Avon, AL465$40,00028%
      Kinsey, AL2,227$37,50032%
      Gordon, AL255$22,25060%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Crows Landing, CA255$26,78652%
      East Middlebury, VT255$60,1049%
      Ardencroft, DE255$68,50024%
      Mingo, IA255$40,00028%
      Wellman, TX255$52,5005%
      Gordon, AL255$22,25060%
      Source: The Gordon, AL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).