Income/capita 11%
Household income 14%
Unemployment 2%
IndexPleasant GroveAlabamaNational
Income per capita$26,412$24,736$29,829
Median household income$63,292$44,758$55,322
Median income owner occupied$64,877$55,873$70,586
Median income renter occupied$35,684$25,999$35,192
Median earnings male$44,091$34,323$36,919
Median earnings female$34,896$22,614$26,250
Unemployment rate4.6%4.8%4.7%
Poverty level7.7%18.4%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Pleasant Grove is 11% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Pleasant Grove is 14% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Pleasant Grove is 2% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Pleasant Grove is 49% lower than the national average

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      Pleasant Grove employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry11.9%1.9%
      Manufacturing sector17.6%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services1.9%12.7%
      Wholesale & retail services18.6%13.2%
      Public administration3.3%9.6%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities12.8%4.4%
      Education, health & social services8.4%39.9%

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      Helena, AL17,630$84,88853%
      Lake View, AL2,801$80,57346%
      Pleasant Grove, AL10,284$63,29214%

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      Pella, IA10,280$60,5689%
      Jackson, WY10,279$70,51727%
      Denham Springs, LA10,278$48,44212%
      Quartz Hill, CA10,291$56,0631%
      Berwick, PA10,276$38,44930%
      Pleasant Grove, AL10,284$63,29214%
      Source: The Pleasant Grove, AL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).