Income/capita 34%
Household income 40%
Unemployment 25%
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Income per capita$19,630$24,736$29,829
Median household income$32,948$44,758$55,322
Median income owner occupied$43,450$55,873$70,586
Median income renter occupied$18,259$25,999$35,192
Median earnings male$32,419$34,323$36,919
Median earnings female$21,490$22,614$26,250
Unemployment rate5.8%4.8%4.7%
Poverty level27.1%18.4%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Greenville is 34% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Greenville is 40% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Greenville is 25% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Greenville is 79% higher than the national average

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      Greenville employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry9.2%2.0%
      Manufacturing sector27.5%3.1%
      Financial & insurance services1.0%2.8%
      Wholesale & retail services6.6%15.9%
      Public administration8.2%5.5%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities4.5%2.4%
      Education, health & social services12.4%35.3%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Fort Deposit, AL1,519$24,16756.3%
      Georgiana, AL1,681$19,92064.0%
      Greenville, AL7,896$32,94840.4%

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      York, NE7,899$50,5398.6%
      Caribou, ME7,902$35,63535.6%
      Prien, LA7,903$74,74035.1%
      Mystic Island, NJ7,903$60,3829.1%
      Colonie, NY7,888$78,14041.2%
      Greenville, AL7,896$32,94840.4%
      Source: The Greenville, AL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).