John Day employment information

IndexJohn DayOregonNational
Income per capita$25,029$27,173$28,555
Median household income$32,614$50,521$53,482
Median income owner occupied$49,483$66,256$68,142
Median income renter occupied$20,495$31,756$33,219
Median earnings male$25,662$32,599$36,116
Median earnings female$22,770$22,655$25,692
Unemployment rate4.0%6.6%5.8%
Poverty level17.2%16.7%15.6%

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  • The income per capita in John Day is 12% lower than the national average.
  • The median household income in John Day is 39% lower than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in John Day is 31% lower than the national average.
  • The poverty level in John Day is 10% higher than the national average.

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John Day median earnings by income bracket

John Day employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry8.2%0.5%
Manufacturing sector9.7%10.4%
Financial & insurance services0.0%1.6%
Wholesale & retail services12.9%5.7%
Public administration19.7%9.8%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities11.3%0.0%
Education, health & social services9.4%36.1%

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City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Canyon City, OR800$36,69131%
Mount Vernon, OR629$32,54039%
Prairie City, OR887$31,11642%
John Day, OR1,663$32,61439%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Prices Fork, VA1,663$49,3108%
Drexel, NC1,662$37,21430%
Weweantic, MA1,662$52,6082%
Weston, OH1,662$43,12519%
Cavetown, MD1,665$67,12526%
John Day, OR1,663$32,61439%
Source: The John Day, OR employment data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau.