Income/capita 24%
Household income 15%
Unemployment 29%
Income per capita$22,592$24,736$29,829
Median household income$46,750$44,758$55,322
Median income owner occupied$53,864$55,873$70,586
Median income renter occupied$35,625$25,999$35,192
Median earnings male$31,480$34,323$36,919
Median earnings female$31,250$22,614$26,250
Unemployment rate3.3%4.8%4.7%
Poverty level11.7%18.4%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Oneonta is 24% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Oneonta is 15% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Oneonta is 29% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Oneonta is 22% lower than the national average

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      Oneonta employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry26.5%4.1%
      Manufacturing sector11.3%11.7%
      Financial & insurance services1.4%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services12.0%10.4%
      Public administration8.0%1.1%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities6.5%4.4%
      Education, health & social services4.3%62.1%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Springville, AL4,199$83,17350%
      Gallant, AL896$63,89716%
      Locust Fork, AL1,404$56,2502%
      Rosa, AL423$54,2502%
      Highland Lake, AL397$50,6258%
      Oneonta, AL6,645$46,75015%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Twin Lakes, CO6,645$45,03219%
      Eldorado at Santa Fe, NM6,648$71,82130%
      Belfast, ME6,641$40,62527%
      Laurel Bay, SC6,651$38,83130%
      Trinity, NC6,651$49,20811%
      Oneonta, AL6,645$46,75015%
      Source: The Oneonta, AL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).