Income/capita 11%
Household income 7%
Unemployment 62%
IndexValley GrandeAlabamaNational
Income per capita$26,556$24,736$29,829
Median household income$51,500$44,758$55,322
Median income owner occupied$60,433$55,873$70,586
Median income renter occupied$0$25,999$35,192
Median earnings male$36,256$34,323$36,919
Median earnings female$19,467$22,614$26,250
Unemployment rate7.5%4.8%4.7%
Poverty level16.5%18.4%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Valley Grande is 11% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Valley Grande is 7% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Valley Grande is 62% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Valley Grande is 9% higher than the national average

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      Valley Grande employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry6.6%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector31.5%21.5%
      Financial & insurance services1.5%11.3%
      Wholesale & retail services16.3%11.7%
      Public administration4.9%8.2%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities3.1%2.4%
      Education, health & social services7.9%44.8%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Selmont-West Selmont, AL2,335$28,68948%
      Selma, AL19,650$23,28358%
      Orrville, AL144$13,28176%
      Benton, AL32$0100%
      Valley Grande, AL3,855$51,5007%

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      Shenandoah Farms, VA3,855$84,50953%
      Camdenton, MO3,854$30,42245%
      Lawnton, PA3,857$59,2417%
      Brices Creek, NC3,857$85,38254%
      Sewickley, PA3,852$69,62526%
      Valley Grande, AL3,855$51,5007%
      Source: The Valley Grande, AL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).