Income/capita 48%
Household income 24%
Unemployment 100%
IndexNew UnionAlabamaNational
Income per capita$15,448$24,736$29,829
Median household income$41,899$44,758$55,322
Median income owner occupied$51,197$55,873$70,586
Median income renter occupied$40,817$25,999$35,192
Median earnings male$21,607$34,323$36,919
Median earnings female$0$22,614$26,250
Unemployment rate0.0%4.8%4.7%
Poverty level20.0%18.4%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in New Union is 48% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in New Union is 24% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in New Union is 100% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in New Union is 33% higher than the national average

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      New Union employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry35.7%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector29.6%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%3.9%
      Wholesale & retail services0.0%27.5%
      Public administration0.0%0.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities0.0%0.0%
      Education, health & social services6.5%40.6%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Southside, AL8,563$65,56119%
      Gallant, AL896$63,89716%
      Egypt, AL885$55,3660%
      Sardis City, AL1,570$51,8486%
      Rainbow City, AL9,590$49,49611%
      New Union, AL1,138$41,89924%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Ogden Dunes, IN1,138$101,45883%
      Lone Jack, MO1,138$71,25029%
      Beaverton, MI1,138$27,50050%
      Libertytown, MD1,138$70,89328%
      Hallstead, PA1,138$40,20827%
      New Union, AL1,138$41,89924%
      Source: The New Union, AL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).