Income/capita 33%
Household income 53%
Unemployment 41%
IndexMidland CityAlabamaNational
Income per capita$20,058$24,736$29,829
Median household income$26,269$44,758$55,322
Median income owner occupied$43,500$55,873$70,586
Median income renter occupied$14,734$25,999$35,192
Median earnings male$36,458$34,323$36,919
Median earnings female$17,583$22,614$26,250
Unemployment rate6.6%4.8%4.7%
Poverty level28.5%18.4%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Midland City is 33% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Midland City is 53% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Midland City is 41% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Midland City is 88% higher than the national average

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      Midland City employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry9.4%2.1%
      Manufacturing sector16.3%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%0.8%
      Wholesale & retail services24.8%17.0%
      Public administration16.3%0.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities6.8%7.1%
      Education, health & social services2.0%39.7%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Fort Rucker, AL4,681$58,4246%
      Rehobeth, AL1,732$46,65916%
      Headland, AL4,691$46,13517%
      Newton, AL1,516$44,16720%
      Dothan, AL68,066$42,56923%
      Midland City, AL2,041$26,26953%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Port Sulphur, LA2,041$30,79944%
      Clayton, NY2,041$49,61110%
      Malad City, ID2,040$35,04337%
      Dover, PA2,042$63,07314%
      Chesterland, OH2,040$57,1593%
      Midland City, AL2,041$26,26953%
      Source: The Midland City, AL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).