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Household income NAT. AVG.
Unemployment NAT. AVG.
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Income per capita$61,725$33,230$29,829
Median household income$133,533$62,520$55,322
Median income owner occupied$145,875$79,776$70,586
Median income renter occupied$103,958$39,538$35,192
Median earnings male$70,363$40,003$36,919
Median earnings female$46,023$27,854$26,250
Unemployment rate0.8%4.0%4.7%
Poverty level0.0%12.2%15.1%
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Key findings

  • The income per capita in Blue River is 107% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Blue River is 141% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Blue River is 82% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Blue River is 100% lower than the national average

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      $89,013 $133,533 $267,066
      $41,675 $62,520 $125,040
      $36,877 $55,322 $110,644
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      Blue River median earnings by income bracket

      Blue River employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry7.7%7.7%
      Manufacturing sector10.7%10.7%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services17.0%17.0%
      Public administration0.0%0.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities5.2%5.2%
      Education, health & social services14.0%14.0%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City Population Household Income National Avg.
      Breckenridge, CO5,054$91,29965.0%
      Frisco, CO2,928$81,38947.1%
      Silverthorne, CO4,610$81,36647.1%
      Dillon, CO956$80,83346.1%
      Leadville, CO2,731$68,42123.7%
      Blue River, CO918$133,533141.4%

      Cities with similar population

      City Population Household Income National Avg.
      Mechanicsburg, IL918$80,97246.4%
      Lawrence, MI918$45,83317.2%
      Leadington, MO918$31,89042.4%
      Steele, ND918$47,87513.5%
      Howe, OK918$44,75019.1%
      Blue River, CO918$133,533141.4%
      Source: The Blue River, CO employment data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).