Income/capita 48%
Household income 70%
Unemployment 100%
IndexBig BendCaliforniaNational
Income per capita$15,534$31,458$29,829
Median household income$16,750$63,783$55,322
Median income owner occupied$0$86,568$70,586
Median income renter occupied$13,750$43,419$35,192
Median earnings male$0$36,599$36,919
Median earnings female$21,250$27,020$26,250
Unemployment rate0.0%5.5%4.7%
Poverty level17.6%15.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Big Bend is 48% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Big Bend is 70% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Big Bend is 100% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Big Bend is 17% higher than the national average

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      Big Bend employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry0.0%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector0.0%87.5%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services21.4%0.0%
      Public administration0.0%0.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities0.0%25.0%
      Education, health & social services14.3%37.5%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Round Mountain, CA134$43,43821%
      Burney, CA3,527$33,75039%
      Montgomery Creek, CA100$0100%
      Big Bend, CA85$16,75070%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Crystal Downs Country Club, MI85$51,2507%
      Pensacola, OK85$40,00028%
      Panorama Park, IA85$38,75030%
      McGrew, NE85$17,81368%
      Talking Rock, GA85$51,2507%
      Big Bend, CA85$16,75070%
      Source: The Big Bend, CA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).