Income/capita 37%
Household income 9%
Unemployment 320%
IndexPoint HopeAlaskaNational
Income per capita$18,938$34,191$29,829
Median household income$60,208$74,444$55,322
Median income owner occupied$63,500$90,966$70,586
Median income renter occupied$44,583$51,397$35,192
Median earnings male$28,750$42,898$36,919
Median earnings female$19,167$30,988$26,250
Unemployment rate19.6%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level17.4%10.1%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Point Hope is 37% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Point Hope is 9% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Point Hope is 320% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Point Hope is 15% higher than the national average

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      Point Hope employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry21.9%3.8%
      Manufacturing sector3.1%2.5%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services19.8%12.5%
      Public administration17.7%23.8%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities10.4%2.5%
      Education, health & social services16.7%43.8%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Point Hope, AK604$60,2089%

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      Bowdoinham, ME604$81,25047%
      Beech Bottom, WV604$45,78117%
      Fort Cobb, OK604$34,37538%
      Noble, IL604$45,00019%
      Centralia, KS604$38,95830%
      Point Hope, AK604$60,2089%
      Source: The Point Hope, AK employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).