Income/capita 37%
Household income 42%
Unemployment 3%
IndexRed BayAlabamaNational
Income per capita$18,793$24,736$29,829
Median household income$31,921$44,758$55,322
Median income owner occupied$36,856$55,873$70,586
Median income renter occupied$24,044$25,999$35,192
Median earnings male$27,274$34,323$36,919
Median earnings female$16,935$22,614$26,250
Unemployment rate4.5%4.8%4.7%
Poverty level22.0%18.4%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Red Bay is 37% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Red Bay is 42% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Red Bay is 3% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Red Bay is 45% higher than the national average

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      Red Bay employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry13.3%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector36.7%2.5%
      Financial & insurance services1.3%1.8%
      Wholesale & retail services9.2%24.9%
      Public administration6.7%0.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities8.2%0.0%
      Education, health & social services6.2%35.5%

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      Vina, AL300$33,12540%
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      Belmont, MS2,059$31,44043%
      Tremont, MS532$30,11446%
      Tishomingo, MS456$28,57148%
      Red Bay, AL3,127$31,92142%

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      Kenvil, NJ3,126$91,75066%
      Cherry Valley, IL3,129$58,7506%
      Algoma, WI3,125$38,75030%
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      Red Bay, AL3,127$31,92142%
      Source: The Red Bay, AL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).