Income

The median income for all private households in the Town of Smoky Lake is $39,561, which is lower than the Alberta median of $63,988. The majority of resident income in the Town of Smoky Lake (75.0%) is derived from employment, as opposed to government transfers such as pension plans, employment insurance, social assistance and worker’s compensation. Statistics Canada classifies 11.2% of all persons in private households in the Town as low income before tax, and 4.8% as low income after tax.

Income for All Private Households (Total = 445)
< $15 000 24.68%
$15 000 – $24 999 33.33%
$25 000 – $34 999 8.64%
$35 000 – $44 999 11.11%
$45 000 – $59 999 8.64%
> $60 000 11.11%
Source: Statistics Canada 2006 Census