Buena Vista employment information

IndexBuena VistaColoradoNational
Income per capita$23,183$33,230$29,829
Median household income$49,712$62,520$55,322
Median income owner occupied$61,397$79,776$70,586
Median income renter occupied$31,793$39,538$35,192
Median earnings male$35,497$40,003$36,919
Median earnings female$23,333$27,854$26,250
Unemployment rate1.2%4.0%4.7%
Poverty level3.2%12.2%15.1%
The Buena Vista, CO employment information can be a key indicator when searching for a new job. A good indicator of the strength of the job market is the income per capita and the median household income. The income per capita in Buena Vista is $23,183, which is 30% lower than than the Colorado average and 22% lower than than the national average. The median household income is $49,712, which is 20% lower than than the Colorado average and 10% lower than than the national average. The unemployment rate in Buena Vista is 1%, which is 74% lower than than the national average. The poverty rate in Buena Vista is 3% which is 79% lower than than the national average.
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am i middle class

$Input your household income
$33,138$49,712$99,424
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.

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  • The income per capita in Buena Vista is 22% lower than the national average.
  • The median household income in Buena Vista is 10% lower than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Buena Vista is 74% lower than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Buena Vista is 79% lower than the national average.

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Buena Vista median earnings by income bracket

Buena Vista employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry27.1%0.7%
Manufacturing sector1.3%1.3%
Financial & insurance services0.0%4.9%
Wholesale & retail services20.0%23.2%
Public administration11.4%15.9%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities3.3%1.9%
Education, health & social services7.9%31.4%
Other26.9%19.4%

Nearby cities with high median household income

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Johnson Village, CO362$0100%
Buena Vista, CO2,690$49,71210%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Versailles, OH2,690$47,19915%
Woodbine, NJ2,690$38,09231%
Weldon, CA2,691$33,33340%
Hypoluxo, FL2,689$58,6066%
Bath, PA2,691$44,72819%
Buena Vista, CO2,690$49,71210%
Source: The Buena Vista, CO employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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