Income/capita 27%
Household income 5%
Unemployment 319%
Income per capita$21,849$34,191$29,829
Median household income$52,750$74,444$55,322
Median income owner occupied$52,750$90,966$70,586
Median income renter occupied$0$51,397$35,192
Median earnings male$0$42,898$36,919
Median earnings female$0$30,988$26,250
Unemployment rate19.5%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level25.5%10.1%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Skwentna is 27% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Skwentna is 5% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Skwentna is 319% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Skwentna is 69% higher than the national average

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      Skwentna employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry61.5%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector0.0%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services0.0%0.0%
      Public administration0.0%0.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities0.0%0.0%
      Education, health & social services0.0%0.0%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Skwentna, AK51$52,7505%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      LaGrange, AR51$0100%
      Glenville, NC51$0100%
      Waco, MO51$55,8331%
      Blairsden, CA51$0100%
      Atka, AK51$57,5004%
      Skwentna, AK51$52,7505%
      Source: The Skwentna, AK employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).