Income/capita 28%
Household income 2%
Unemployment 29%
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IndexGrand BayAlabamaNational
Income per capita$21,348$24,736$29,829
Median household income$54,097$44,758$55,322
Median income owner occupied$55,298$55,873$70,586
Median income renter occupied$49,314$25,999$35,192
Median earnings male$46,075$34,323$36,919
Median earnings female$27,031$22,614$26,250
Unemployment rate6.0%4.8%4.7%
Poverty level5.5%18.4%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Grand Bay is 28% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Grand Bay is 2% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Grand Bay is 29% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Grand Bay is 64% lower than the national average

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      Grand Bay employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry25.4%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector19.8%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%12.1%
      Wholesale & retail services4.1%21.4%
      Public administration8.7%10.8%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities5.9%0.0%
      Education, health & social services2.7%21.8%

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      Big Point, MS690$87,18857.6%
      Wade, MS1,063$73,19432.3%
      Hurley, MS1,020$70,03826.6%
      Tillmans Corner, AL18,620$50,8468.1%
      Belle Fontaine, AL649$47,88513.4%
      Grand Bay, AL3,841$54,0972.2%

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Lambertville, NJ3,841$89,95562.6%
      Marianna, AR3,840$19,31865.1%
      Pixley, CA3,840$32,84540.6%
      Fairview CDP, NJ3,842$129,231133.6%
      Cresco, IA3,839$44,31819.9%
      Grand Bay, AL3,841$54,0972.2%
      Source: The Grand Bay, AL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).