Income/capita 45%
Household income 59%
Unemployment 13%
Income per capita$16,273$24,736$29,829
Median household income$22,708$44,758$55,322
Median income owner occupied$35,769$55,873$70,586
Median income renter occupied$18,750$25,999$35,192
Median earnings male$24,228$34,323$36,919
Median earnings female$19,076$22,614$26,250
Unemployment rate5.3%4.8%4.7%
Poverty level31.0%18.4%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Heflin is 45% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Heflin is 59% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Heflin is 13% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Heflin is 105% higher than the national average

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      Heflin employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry17.6%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector21.0%2.7%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%2.5%
      Wholesale & retail services16.8%15.8%
      Public administration7.7%1.1%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities4.4%4.4%
      Education, health & social services8.5%33.3%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Graham, AL232$68,52324%
      White Plains, AL915$63,28614%
      Choccolocco, AL2,663$61,37811%
      Nances Creek, AL321$51,3597%
      Ranburne, AL455$48,39313%
      Heflin, AL3,489$22,70859%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Granger, WA3,489$39,66128%
      Virden, IL3,488$47,62514%
      St. Anthony, ID3,488$42,21824%
      Germantown Hills, IL3,491$98,46278%
      Combined Locks, WI3,486$66,12120%
      Heflin, AL3,489$22,70859%
      Source: The Heflin, AL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).