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Income/capita 5%
Household income 17%
Unemployment 60%
IndexBayfieldColoradoNational
Income per capita$31,375$33,230$29,829
Median household income$64,563$62,520$55,322
Median income owner occupied$66,083$79,776$70,586
Median income renter occupied$63,077$39,538$35,192
Median earnings male$39,318$40,003$36,919
Median earnings female$25,313$27,854$26,250
Unemployment rate1.9%4.0%4.7%
Poverty level4.0%12.2%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Bayfield is 5% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Bayfield is 17% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Bayfield is 60% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Bayfield is 73% lower than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $43,037$64,563$129,126
      City
      $41,675$62,520$125,040
      State
      $36,877$55,322$110,644
      Nation
      According to the PEW research center, the middle class is defined as a range from two thirds (2/3) of the median household income to a multiple of two (2) times the median household income. Displayed above are the city, state and national median household income averages. Simply enter your median household income to determine if your income falls into the middle class or if your household income is considered upper or lower class.

      Bayfield median earnings by income bracket

      Bayfield employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry24.6%1.2%
      Manufacturing sector2.6%3.3%
      Financial & insurance services1.9%5.8%
      Wholesale & retail services15.4%17.5%
      Public administration13.2%6.9%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities5.1%11.0%
      Education, health & social services8.6%29.0%
      Other26.9%24.9%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Southern Ute, CO171$51,0948%
      Ignacio, CO867$50,2509%
      Arboles, CO312$39,14529%
      Piedra, CO41$0100%
      Bayfield, CO2,527$64,56317%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Wernersville, PA2,527$63,82615%
      Bayview, CA2,527$37,10933%
      Ferris, TX2,527$50,1509%
      Turley, OK2,528$32,25042%
      Phillipsburg, KS2,526$43,75021%
      Bayfield, CO2,527$64,56317%
      Source: The Bayfield, CO employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).