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Income/capita 12%
Household income 25%
Unemployment 23%
IndexHainesAlaskaNational
Income per capita$33,427$34,191$29,829
Median household income$69,292$74,444$55,322
Median income owner occupied$75,795$90,966$70,586
Median income renter occupied$41,679$51,397$35,192
Median earnings male$32,384$42,898$36,919
Median earnings female$24,638$30,988$26,250
Unemployment rate3.6%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level5.4%10.1%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Haines is 12% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Haines is 25% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Haines is 23% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Haines is 65% lower than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $46,190$69,292$138,584
      City
      $49,624$74,444$148,888
      State
      $36,877$55,322$110,644
      Nation
      According to the PEW research center, the middle class is defined as a range from two thirds (2/3) of the median household income to a multiple of two (2) times the median household income. Displayed above are the city, state and national median household income averages. Simply enter your median household income to determine if your income falls into the middle class or if your household income is considered upper or lower class.

      Haines median earnings by income bracket

      Haines employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry16.3%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector0.3%11.3%
      Financial & insurance services0.8%0.7%
      Wholesale & retail services20.5%17.5%
      Public administration6.8%8.2%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities4.2%6.2%
      Education, health & social services7.7%40.4%
      Other42.0%25.9%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Skagway, AK972$64,41216%
      Klukwan, AK64$42,08324%
      Lutak, AK0$0100%
      Mud Bay, AK197$0100%
      Haines, AK1,838$69,29225%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Lewisville, WA1,838$80,84746%
      Lacon, IL1,837$48,78612%
      Concord, AL1,837$54,8081%
      South Temple, PA1,837$68,23523%
      Carnuel, NM1,839$45,95017%
      Haines, AK1,838$69,29225%
      Source: The Haines, AK employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).