St. Helens employment information

IndexSt. HelensOregonNational
Income per capita$22,163$27,173$28,555
Median household income$47,421$50,521$53,482
Median income owner occupied$62,813$66,256$68,142
Median income renter occupied$26,114$31,756$33,219
Median earnings male$33,056$32,599$36,116
Median earnings female$20,669$22,655$25,692
Unemployment rate9.7%6.6%5.8%
Poverty level17.8%16.7%15.6%

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  • The income per capita in St. Helens is 22% lower than the national average.
  • The median household income in St. Helens is 11% lower than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in St. Helens is 67% higher than the national average.
  • The poverty level in St. Helens is 14% higher than the national average.

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St. Helens median earnings by income bracket

St. Helens employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry11.2%1.9%
Manufacturing sector22.0%1.0%
Financial & insurance services2.5%7.0%
Wholesale & retail services17.5%17.4%
Public administration4.8%3.8%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities12.5%1.9%
Education, health & social services6.0%34.7%

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Felida, WA7,416$100,25087%
Cherry Grove, WA523$95,31378%
Ridgefield, WA5,373$91,20571%
Meadow Glade, WA2,485$89,80368%
Barberton, WA5,895$79,07148%
St. Helens, OR13,017$47,42111%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Hudson, WI13,023$62,55417%
Fostoria, OH13,003$34,70835%
Justice, IL13,001$52,2032%
Newton, NC12,998$29,88444%
Lewisville, NC13,037$73,40337%
St. Helens, OR13,017$47,42111%
Source: The St. Helens, OR employment data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau.