Income/capita 46%
Household income 49%
Unemployment 48%
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IndexBarelasAlbuquerqueNew Mexico
Income per capita$16,203$27,317$24,459
Median household income$28,163$48,127$45,674
Median income owner occupied$0$65,861$55,941
Median income renter occupied$0$29,307$29,282
Median earnings male$20,658$32,397$31,150
Median earnings female$24,914$25,845$22,439
Unemployment rate6.9%4.7%5.0%
Poverty leveln/a18.9%20.9%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Barelas is 46% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Barelas is 49% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Barelas is 48% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Barelas is 100% lower than the national average

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      Barelas median earnings by income bracket

      Barelas employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry13.2%5.9%
      Manufacturing sector8.9%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services1.1%0.7%
      Wholesale & retail services19.1%12.1%
      Public administration2.5%3.7%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities8.8%1.9%
      Education, health & social services16.9%45.4%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Sandia Heights, NM3,319$100,69482.0%
      Corrales, NM8,474$80,66445.8%
      Paradise Hills, NM5,140$68,46323.8%
      Rio Rancho, NM92,966$62,63713.2%
      Los Ranchos de Albuquerque, NM6,069$61,84111.8%
      Albuquerque, NM556,859$48,12713.0%

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Surrey, BC560,150n/a 
      Québec, QC548,244n/a 
      Tucson, AZ527,586$37,97331.4%
      Milwaukee, WI598,672$36,80133.5%
      Fresno, CA513,807$41,84224.4%
      Albuquerque, NM556,859$48,12713.0%
      Source: The Barelas, Albuquerque, NM employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).