Income/capita 39%
Household income 1%
Unemployment 37%
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Income per capita$18,275$25,600$29,829
Median household income$56,111$62,518$55,322
Median income owner occupied$64,102$75,170$70,586
Median income renter occupied$29,583$38,196$35,192
Median earnings male$26,382$37,182$36,919
Median earnings female$20,974$20,734$26,250
Unemployment rate2.9%3.4%4.7%
Poverty level17.4%11.7%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Blanding is 39% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Blanding is 1% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Blanding is 37% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Blanding is 15% higher than the national average

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      Blanding employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry11.0%2.3%
      Manufacturing sector1.4%5.6%
      Financial & insurance services3.8%5.9%
      Wholesale & retail services12.5%13.5%
      Public administration6.3%5.3%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities6.3%2.6%
      Education, health & social services29.9%48.5%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      White Mesa, UT108$9,16783.4%
      Blanding, UT3,716$56,1111.4%

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Lyons, KS3,716$50,2059.2%
      Dell Rapids, SD3,715$63,81815.4%
      Ballinger, TX3,715$34,93836.8%
      Nowata, OK3,717$29,25047.1%
      Ormstown, QC3,717n/a 
      Blanding, UT3,716$56,1111.4%
      Source: The Blanding, UT employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).