Great Bend employment information

IndexGreat BendKansasNational
Income per capita$25,440$27,367$28,555
Median household income$38,533$51,872$53,482
Median income owner occupied$52,619$65,700$68,142
Median income renter occupied$24,811$31,165$33,219
Median earnings male$30,936$35,528$36,116
Median earnings female$21,322$23,777$25,692
Unemployment rate6.1%4.4%5.8%
Poverty level19.7%13.8%15.6%

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  • The income per capita in Great Bend is 11% lower than the national average.
  • The median household income in Great Bend is 28% lower than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Great Bend is 4% higher than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Great Bend is 26% higher than the national average.

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Great Bend median earnings by income bracket

Great Bend employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry11.9%1.2%
Manufacturing sector13.1%5.6%
Financial & insurance services2.8%8.7%
Wholesale & retail services13.8%10.1%
Public administration4.0%5.2%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities8.7%2.3%
Education, health & social services11.9%46.8%

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City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Claflin, KS665$56,6416%
Ellinwood, KS2,494$48,7509%
Albert, KS158$43,12519%
Olmitz, KS140$41,25023%
Otis, KS333$40,62524%
Great Bend, KS15,942$38,53328%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Grosse Pointe Woods, MI15,943$89,51367%
Clarksburg, MD15,941$136,748156%
Waukee, IA15,944$78,78647%
Gatesville, TX15,946$40,48024%
Asbury Park, NJ15,933$32,45939%
Great Bend, KS15,942$38,53328%
Source: The Great Bend, KS employment data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau.