Income/capita 8%
Household income 41%
Unemployment 62%
Income per capita$32,346$34,191$29,829
Median household income$77,917$74,444$55,322
Median income owner occupied$95,192$90,966$70,586
Median income renter occupied$41,726$51,397$35,192
Median earnings male$53,438$42,898$36,919
Median earnings female$27,188$30,988$26,250
Unemployment rate7.6%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level9.9%10.1%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Salcha is 8% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Salcha is 41% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Salcha is 62% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Salcha is 34% lower than the national average

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      Salcha employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry30.5%10.8%
      Manufacturing sector0.0%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%11.4%
      Wholesale & retail services2.4%7.6%
      Public administration14.2%2.7%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities3.7%6.5%
      Education, health & social services7.3%20.0%

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      North Pole, AK2,300$69,80626%
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      Moose Creek, AK739$53,8793%
      Harding-Birch Lakes, AK125$46,25016%
      Salcha, AK1,068$77,91741%

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      Kaanapali, HI1,068$90,93864%
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      Maud, OK1,068$34,41238%
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      Salcha, AK1,068$77,91741%
      Source: The Salcha, AK employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).