Income/capita 44%
Household income 43%
Unemployment 19%
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Income per capita$16,779$24,736$29,829
Median household income$31,262$44,758$55,322
Median income owner occupied$40,619$55,873$70,586
Median income renter occupied$19,662$25,999$35,192
Median earnings male$23,923$34,323$36,919
Median earnings female$19,978$22,614$26,250
Unemployment rate5.6%4.8%4.7%
Poverty level32.6%18.4%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Russellville is 44% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Russellville is 43% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Russellville is 19% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Russellville is 116% higher than the national average

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      Russellville employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry18.9%6.5%
      Manufacturing sector42.4%3.7%
      Financial & insurance services3.4%4.1%
      Wholesale & retail services9.6%5.6%
      Public administration2.1%4.1%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities1.7%1.7%
      Education, health & social services6.0%32.3%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Tuscumbia, AL8,506$47,50014.1%
      Littleville, AL1,045$45,18818.3%
      Hodges, AL301$32,08342.0%
      Belgreen, AL82$30,62544.6%
      Leighton, AL934$29,84446.1%
      Russellville, AL9,804$31,26243.5%

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Glenwood Springs, CO9,806$55,2410.1%
      Poulsbo, WA9,806$60,7209.8%
      Croydon, PA9,807$53,5743.2%
      Bluffdale, UT9,809$91,57365.5%
      Rodeo, CA9,798$70,22726.9%
      Russellville, AL9,804$31,26243.5%
      Source: The Russellville, AL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).