Income/capita 18%
Household income 10%
Unemployment 16%
Income per capita$24,483$23,337$24,736
Median household income$60,697$38,759$44,758
Median income owner occupied$0$54,444$55,873
Median income renter occupied$0$23,603$25,999
Median earnings male$49,946$31,233$34,323
Median earnings female$36,163$21,915$22,614
Unemployment rate3.9%5.4%4.8%
Poverty leveln/a23.1%18.4%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Baker is 18% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Baker is 10% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Baker is 16% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Baker is equal to the national average

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      Baker employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry16.7%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector24.3%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%2.3%
      Wholesale & retail services15.4%22.9%
      Public administration3.6%8.6%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities1.8%0.0%
      Education, health & social services9.9%38.7%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Big Point, MS690$87,18858%
      Hurley, MS1,020$70,03827%
      Satsuma, AL6,159$61,83612%
      Saraland, AL13,778$54,4712%
      Grand Bay, AL3,841$54,0972%
      Mobile, AL193,717$38,75930%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Grand Rapids, MI193,887$42,01924%
      Sunrise Manor, NV192,873$39,40829%
      Salt Lake City, UT191,446$50,3539%
      Spring Valley, NV190,661$51,2287%
      Augusta, GA196,784$38,45830%
      Mobile, AL193,717$38,75930%
      Source: The Baker, Mobile, AL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).