Income/capita 28%
Household income 28%
Unemployment 223%
Income per capita$21,490$34,191$29,829
Median household income$40,000$74,444$55,322
Median income owner occupied$47,321$90,966$70,586
Median income renter occupied$28,438$51,397$35,192
Median earnings male$35,104$42,898$36,919
Median earnings female$14,792$30,988$26,250
Unemployment rate15.1%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level18.2%10.1%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Klawock is 28% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Klawock is 28% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Klawock is 223% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Klawock is 21% higher than the national average

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      Klawock employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry5.5%4.3%
      Manufacturing sector9.4%23.8%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%1.2%
      Wholesale & retail services10.5%21.3%
      Public administration7.7%7.3%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities16.0%7.3%
      Education, health & social services11.0%21.3%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Craig, AK1,257$62,50013%
      Klawock, AK856$40,00028%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Blue Ball, PA856$74,90435%
      Burlingame, KS856$33,03640%
      Gholson, TX856$60,80010%
      Welling, OK856$41,82124%
      Underwood, ND856$60,62510%
      Klawock, AK856$40,00028%
      Source: The Klawock, AK employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).