Helena employment information

IndexHelenaAlabamaNational
Income per capita$32,269$24,736$29,829
Median household income$84,888$44,758$55,322
Median income owner occupied$86,334$55,873$70,586
Median income renter occupied$44,531$25,999$35,192
Median earnings male$56,909$34,323$36,919
Median earnings female$35,567$22,614$26,250
Unemployment rate2.1%4.8%4.7%
Poverty level3.1%18.4%15.1%
The Helena, AL employment information can be a key indicator when searching for a new job. A good indicator of the strength of the job market is the income per capita and the median household income. The income per capita in Helena is $32,269, which is 30% higher than than the Alabama average and 8% higher than than the national average. The median household income is $84,888, which is 90% higher than than the Alabama average and 53% higher than than the national average. The unemployment rate in Helena is 2%, which is 55% lower than than the national average. The poverty rate in Helena is 3% which is 79% lower than than the national average.

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am i middle class

$Input your household income
$56,586$84,888$169,776
City
$29,835$44,758$89,516
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.

Did you know?

  • The income per capita in Helena is 8% higher than the national average.
  • The median household income in Helena is 53% higher than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Helena is 55% lower than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Helena is 79% lower than the national average.

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Helena median earnings by income bracket

Helena employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry6.5%0.4%
Manufacturing sector11.6%0.5%
Financial & insurance services10.6%9.8%
Wholesale & retail services14.3%10.0%
Public administration6.8%3.0%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities6.3%3.6%
Education, health & social services15.0%39.6%
Other25.9%26.5%

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City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Highland Lakes, AL4,860$134,315143%
Mountain Brook, AL20,532$129,777135%
Indian Springs Village, AL2,529$100,07881%
Vestavia Hills, AL34,243$93,17868%
Meadowbrook, AL8,534$93,13968%
Helena, AL17,630$84,88853%

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New Castle, IN17,634$34,92437%
Wallingford Center, CT17,634$61,16911%
Maryland City, MD17,647$101,10183%
Martinsburg, WV17,613$36,97633%
Helena, AL17,630$84,88853%
Source: The Helena, AL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).