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Income/capita 6%
Household income 54%
Unemployment 32%
IndexKnik-FairviewAlaskaNational
Income per capita$31,619$34,191$29,829
Median household income$85,335$74,444$55,322
Median income owner occupied$91,962$90,966$70,586
Median income renter occupied$59,375$51,397$35,192
Median earnings male$60,124$42,898$36,919
Median earnings female$31,826$30,988$26,250
Unemployment rate6.1%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level7.6%10.1%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Knik-Fairview is 6% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Knik-Fairview is 54% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Knik-Fairview is 32% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Knik-Fairview is 50% lower than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $56,884$85,335$170,670
      City
      $49,624$74,444$148,888
      State
      $36,877$55,322$110,644
      Nation
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      Knik-Fairview median earnings by income bracket

      Knik-Fairview employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry21.6%3.7%
      Manufacturing sector4.0%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.3%2.4%
      Wholesale & retail services11.7%13.0%
      Public administration11.2%9.1%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities12.2%3.5%
      Education, health & social services9.2%44.0%
      Other26.4%21.0%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Fishhook, AK5,866$95,03072%
      Gateway, AK6,061$91,53865%
      Lakes, AK8,944$84,82153%
      Tanaina, AK9,736$81,10947%
      Point MacKenzie, AK600$80,41745%
      Knik-Fairview, AK17,038$85,33554%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Neabsco, VA17,038$116,958111%
      Pecan Grove, TX17,037$106,91993%
      Durant, OK17,042$34,98037%
      St. Michael, MN17,045$97,00075%
      Rosedale, CA17,050$115,841109%
      Knik-Fairview, AK17,038$85,33554%
      Source: The Knik-Fairview, AK employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).