Fort Defiance employment information

IndexFort DefianceArizonaNational
Income per capita$10,945$26,686$29,829
Median household income$27,969$51,340$55,322
Median income owner occupied$24,355$63,012$70,586
Median income renter occupied$32,120$35,905$35,192
Median earnings male$29,828$33,127$36,919
Median earnings female$27,396$25,835$26,250
Unemployment rate4.6%4.7%4.7%
Poverty level41.7%17.7%15.1%
The Fort Defiance, AZ employment information can be a key indicator when searching for a new job. A good indicator of the strength of the job market is the income per capita and the median household income. The income per capita in Fort Defiance is $10,945, which is 59% lower than than the Arizona average and 63% lower than than the national average. The median household income is $27,969, which is 46% lower than than the Arizona average and 49% lower than than the national average. The unemployment rate in Fort Defiance is 5%, which is 1% lower than than the national average. The poverty rate in Fort Defiance is 42% which is 176% higher than than the national average.

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$Input your household income
$18,644$27,969$55,938
City
$34,223$51,340$102,680
State
$36,877$55,322$110,644
Nation
According to the PEW research center, the middle class is defined as a range from two thirds (2/3) of the median household income to a multiple of two (2) times the median household income. Displayed above are the city, state and national median household income averages. Simply enter your median household income to determine if your income falls into the middle class or if your household income is considered upper or lower class.

Did you know?

  • The income per capita in Fort Defiance is 63% lower than the national average.
  • The median household income in Fort Defiance is 49% lower than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Fort Defiance is 1% lower than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Fort Defiance is 176% higher than the national average.

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Fort Defiance employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry12.8%1.4%
Manufacturing sector1.8%0.0%
Financial & insurance services0.0%1.0%
Wholesale & retail services15.6%9.5%
Public administration21.3%12.2%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities3.7%1.4%
Education, health & social services31.8%42.3%
Other13.0%30.9%

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Nicholls, GA4,021$26,36452%
Mosinee, WI4,023$58,0565%
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Montpelier, OH4,024$41,10126%
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Fort Defiance, AZ4,022$27,96949%
Source: The Fort Defiance, AZ employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).