Income/capita 21%
Household income 11%
Unemployment 45%
Income per capita$23,667$24,280$29,829
Median household income$61,429$49,174$55,322
Median income owner occupied$64,886$59,554$70,586
Median income renter occupied$41,458$30,762$35,192
Median earnings male$33,125$31,790$36,919
Median earnings female$14,844$20,292$26,250
Unemployment rate2.6%3.9%4.7%
Poverty level9.8%15.2%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Carey is 21% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Carey is 11% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Carey is 45% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Carey is 35% lower than the national average

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      Carey employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry21.4%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector7.5%15.6%
      Financial & insurance services2.9%12.8%
      Wholesale & retail services8.1%8.3%
      Public administration13.9%5.5%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities6.9%0.9%
      Education, health & social services13.3%42.2%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Carey, ID561$61,42911%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Allensworth, CA561$29,09147%
      Cape Royale, TX561$79,68844%
      East Randolph, NY561$24,53156%
      Highland Haven, TX561$61,13311%
      Lake Seneca, OH561$73,75033%
      Carey, ID561$61,42911%
      Source: The Carey, ID employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).