In 1999, the average income nationally was $28,546, in Alaska it was $28,629 and in the Kenai Peninsula Borough it was $25,478.
The poverty guidelines for a family of four in Alaska in 2001 was $22,070 compared to a family of the same size in the Lower 48 which was $17,650.
-- Kenai Peninsula Borough Situations and Prospects 2000 and the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
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