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Income/capita 61%
Household income 48%
Unemployment 284%
IndexLower KalskagAlaskaNational
Income per capita$11,577$34,191$29,829
Median household income$28,750$74,444$55,322
Median income owner occupied$31,042$90,966$70,586
Median income renter occupied$0$51,397$35,192
Median earnings male$10,250$42,898$36,919
Median earnings female$9,250$30,988$26,250
Unemployment rate17.9%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level38.1%10.1%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Lower Kalskag is 61% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Lower Kalskag is 48% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Lower Kalskag is 284% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Lower Kalskag is 152% higher than the national average

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      $Input your household income
      $19,164$28,750$57,500
      City
      $49,624$74,444$148,888
      State
      $36,877$55,322$110,644
      Nation
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      Lower Kalskag median earnings by income bracket

      Lower Kalskag employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry7.0%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector0.0%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services20.9%8.1%
      Public administration25.6%29.7%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities4.7%8.1%
      Education, health & social services37.2%45.9%
      Other4.7%8.1%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Upper Kalskag, AK264$37,50032%
      Lower Kalskag, AK286$28,75048%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Tynan, TX286$46,38916%
      Ramah, NM286$65,78119%
      Orr, MN286$40,95626%
      Omer, MI286$29,79246%
      Boston, PA286$38,12531%
      Lower Kalskag, AK286$28,75048%
      Source: The Lower Kalskag, AK employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).