Income/capita 55%
Household income 32%
Unemployment 257%
IndexMountain VillageAlaskaNational
Income per capita$13,332$34,191$29,829
Median household income$37,813$74,444$55,322
Median income owner occupied$40,179$90,966$70,586
Median income renter occupied$28,125$51,397$35,192
Median earnings male$0$42,898$36,919
Median earnings female$11,750$30,988$26,250
Unemployment rate16.6%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level34.1%10.1%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Mountain Village is 55% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Mountain Village is 32% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Mountain Village is 257% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Mountain Village is 125% higher than the national average

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      Mountain Village employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry9.2%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector28.9%2.7%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services4.2%5.5%
      Public administration33.1%33.6%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities5.6%0.0%
      Education, health & social services13.4%51.8%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Pitkas Point, AK128$48,75012%
      Mountain Village, AK838$37,81332%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Deerfield, MI838$62,76813%
      Carson, IA838$55,5560%
      Vernon, MI838$50,5479%
      Electric City, WA838$51,2867%
      Grand Junction, IA838$45,55618%
      Mountain Village, AK838$37,81332%
      Source: The Mountain Village, AK employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).