Income/capita 70%
Household income 37%
Unemployment 229%
IndexRussian MissionAlaskaNational
Income per capita$8,911$34,191$29,829
Median household income$35,000$74,444$55,322
Median income owner occupied$37,083$90,966$70,586
Median income renter occupied$33,438$51,397$35,192
Median earnings male$11,875$42,898$36,919
Median earnings female$9,375$30,988$26,250
Unemployment rate15.3%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level37.4%10.1%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Russian Mission is 70% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Russian Mission is 37% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Russian Mission is 229% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Russian Mission is 148% higher than the national average

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      Russian Mission employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry2.6%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector2.6%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%3.8%
      Wholesale & retail services13.2%24.5%
      Public administration31.6%34.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities15.8%3.8%
      Education, health & social services28.9%28.3%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Russian Mission, AK401$35,00037%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Jane Lew, WV401$39,75028%
      Hartford, KS401$37,75032%
      Madison, NY401$49,25011%
      Clinton, MN401$31,78643%
      Hermon, NY401$36,47734%
      Russian Mission, AK401$35,00037%
      Source: The Russian Mission, AK employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).