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Income/capita 5%
Household income 22%
Unemployment 27%
IndexSoldotnaAlaskaNational
Income per capita$31,210$34,191$29,829
Median household income$67,434$74,444$55,322
Median income owner occupied$74,333$90,966$70,586
Median income renter occupied$45,962$51,397$35,192
Median earnings male$38,095$42,898$36,919
Median earnings female$28,781$30,988$26,250
Unemployment rate5.9%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level5.0%10.1%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Soldotna is 5% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Soldotna is 22% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Soldotna is 27% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Soldotna is 67% lower than the national average

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      $Input your household income
      $44,951$67,434$134,868
      City
      $49,624$74,444$148,888
      State
      $36,877$55,322$110,644
      Nation
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      Soldotna median earnings by income bracket

      Soldotna employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry15.5%1.0%
      Manufacturing sector2.4%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%3.1%
      Wholesale & retail services12.2%13.5%
      Public administration3.6%1.4%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities6.3%2.8%
      Education, health & social services10.6%48.0%
      Other49.4%21.8%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Ridgeway, AK2,338$108,40996%
      Kalifornsky, AK8,015$77,75641%
      Sterling, AK5,661$74,22734%
      Funny River, AK972$71,07128%
      Cohoe, AK1,321$63,92916%
      Soldotna, AK4,471$67,43422%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Osage Beach, MO4,471$37,47332%
      Oak View, CA4,472$71,62929%
      Tazewell, VA4,470$41,49625%
      Elko New Market, MN4,472$113,583105%
      Santa Ynez, CA4,468$98,03677%
      Soldotna, AK4,471$67,43422%
      Source: The Soldotna, AK employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).