Income/capita 36%
Household income 45%
Unemployment 100%
Income per capita$19,152$33,230$29,829
Median household income$30,313$62,520$55,322
Median income owner occupied$31,797$79,776$70,586
Median income renter occupied$26,250$39,538$35,192
Median earnings male$33,750$40,003$36,919
Median earnings female$23,000$27,854$26,250
Unemployment rate0.0%4.0%4.7%
Poverty level31.2%12.2%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Blende is 36% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Blende is 45% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Blende is 100% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Blende is 106% higher than the national average

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      Blende employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry16.1%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector19.0%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%15.2%
      Wholesale & retail services10.1%5.4%
      Public administration15.5%0.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities4.2%2.7%
      Education, health & social services13.7%38.4%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Pueblo West, CO30,495$64,53417%
      Avondale, CO866$42,43123%
      Pueblo, CO108,385$35,77035%
      Salt Creek, CO618$30,78144%
      Vineland, CO173$0100%
      Blende, CO764$30,31345%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Wallace, ID764$31,55043%
      Central, UT764$47,96913%
      West Park, CA764$45,52618%
      Sterling, OK764$44,58319%
      Wrightstown, NJ764$46,81815%
      Blende, CO764$30,31345%
      Source: The Blende, CO employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).