Income/capita 51%
Household income 30%
Unemployment 89%
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Income per capita$14,638$33,230$29,829
Median household income$71,705$62,520$55,322
Median income owner occupied$0$79,776$70,586
Median income renter occupied$71,705$39,538$35,192
Median earnings male$11,980$40,003$36,919
Median earnings female$11,958$27,854$26,250
Unemployment rate0.5%4.0%4.7%
Poverty level3.1%12.2%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Air Force Academy is 51% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Air Force Academy is 30% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Air Force Academy is 89% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Air Force Academy is 80% lower than the national average

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      Air Force Academy employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry9.6%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector4.8%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%4.1%
      Wholesale & retail services6.8%6.8%
      Public administration33.3%25.2%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities1.2%3.6%
      Education, health & social services15.3%38.7%

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      Air Force Academy, CO5,957$71,70529.6%

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      Air Force Academy, CO5,957$71,70529.6%
      Source: The Air Force Academy, CO employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).