Income/capita 17%
Household income 27%
Unemployment 68%
IndexSpanish FortAlabamaNational
Income per capita$34,792$24,736$29,829
Median household income$70,448$44,758$55,322
Median income owner occupied$96,490$55,873$70,586
Median income renter occupied$45,556$25,999$35,192
Median earnings male$46,793$34,323$36,919
Median earnings female$35,095$22,614$26,250
Unemployment rate1.5%4.8%4.7%
Poverty level6.5%18.4%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Spanish Fort is 17% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Spanish Fort is 27% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Spanish Fort is 68% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Spanish Fort is 57% lower than the national average

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      Spanish Fort employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry7.5%2.0%
      Manufacturing sector16.4%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services6.7%7.1%
      Wholesale & retail services23.8%13.2%
      Public administration4.7%6.4%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities6.2%2.7%
      Education, health & social services6.4%40.2%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Satsuma, AL6,159$61,83612%
      Fairhope, AL17,996$61,72312%
      Daphne, AL24,295$61,50811%
      Saraland, AL13,778$54,4712%
      Stapleton, AL1,538$53,2924%
      Spanish Fort, AL7,825$70,44827%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Webster City, IA7,825$46,14817%
      Fair Lakes, VA7,829$107,41194%
      Nantucket, MA7,830$88,81061%
      Olivette, MO7,830$68,70024%
      Wilson, PA7,819$48,39013%
      Spanish Fort, AL7,825$70,44827%
      Source: The Spanish Fort, AL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).