Income/capita 71%
Household income 37%
Unemployment 338%
Income per capita$8,745$34,191$29,829
Median household income$34,653$74,444$55,322
Median income owner occupied$37,143$90,966$70,586
Median income renter occupied$23,750$51,397$35,192
Median earnings male$10,144$42,898$36,919
Median earnings female$10,329$30,988$26,250
Unemployment rate20.4%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level47.3%10.1%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Savoonga is 71% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Savoonga is 37% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Savoonga is 338% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Savoonga is 213% higher than the national average

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      Savoonga employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry8.2%1.7%
      Manufacturing sector4.1%1.7%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services7.1%14.3%
      Public administration23.5%20.2%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities10.2%0.0%
      Education, health & social services25.5%50.4%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Savoonga, AK932$34,65337%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Miles, TX932$54,3272%
      Wilson, AR932$49,37511%
      Moulton, TX932$45,78117%
      Holly, CO932$32,50041%
      South Henderson, NC932$20,84562%
      Savoonga, AK932$34,65337%
      Source: The Savoonga, AK employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).