Income/capita 37%
Household income 28%
Unemployment 34%
Income per capita$18,685$24,736$29,829
Median household income$39,722$44,758$55,322
Median income owner occupied$55,417$55,873$70,586
Median income renter occupied$27,039$25,999$35,192
Median earnings male$34,773$34,323$36,919
Median earnings female$19,531$22,614$26,250
Unemployment rate3.1%4.8%4.7%
Poverty level20.4%18.4%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Jemison is 37% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Jemison is 28% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Jemison is 34% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Jemison is 35% higher than the national average

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      Jemison employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry41.1%1.5%
      Manufacturing sector14.4%5.3%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%12.9%
      Wholesale & retail services8.1%17.5%
      Public administration6.3%2.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities14.2%0.0%
      Education, health & social services3.2%39.8%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Calera, AL12,839$63,39615%
      Thorsby, AL2,007$53,3154%
      Clanton, AL8,730$40,83726%
      Wilton, AL540$39,62528%
      Montevallo, AL6,633$38,47230%
      Jemison, AL2,622$39,72228%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Bloomfield, IA2,622$42,27524%
      Brownstown, PA2,621$67,58922%
      Venetian Village, IL2,623$76,19338%
      North Sioux City, SD2,623$54,7181%
      Belvidere, NJ2,621$54,6881%
      Jemison, AL2,622$39,72228%
      Source: The Jemison, AL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).