Income/capita 11%
Household income 15%
Unemployment 59%
IndexPerdido BeachAlabamaNational
Income per capita$33,113$24,736$29,829
Median household income$46,875$44,758$55,322
Median income owner occupied$46,250$55,873$70,586
Median income renter occupied$50,227$25,999$35,192
Median earnings male$26,071$34,323$36,919
Median earnings female$22,361$22,614$26,250
Unemployment rate7.4%4.8%4.7%
Poverty level16.6%18.4%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Perdido Beach is 11% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Perdido Beach is 15% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Perdido Beach is 59% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Perdido Beach is 10% higher than the national average

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      Perdido Beach employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry4.5%4.8%
      Manufacturing sector9.6%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services3.8%6.0%
      Wholesale & retail services14.1%20.2%
      Public administration3.8%2.4%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities9.6%4.8%
      Education, health & social services24.4%25.0%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Orange Beach, AL5,791$59,5238%
      Lillian, AL1,298$52,4775%
      Gulf Shores, AL11,252$50,8148%
      Bellview, FL22,259$49,87410%
      Silverhill, AL809$48,02113%
      Perdido Beach, AL596$46,87515%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Heart Butte, MT596$23,75057%
      New England, ND596$52,5005%
      Clarks Grove, MN596$52,2925%
      Wainscott, NY596$72,08330%
      Alberton, MT596$31,25044%
      Perdido Beach, AL596$46,87515%
      Source: The Perdido Beach, AL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).