Income/capita 17%
Household income 12%
Unemployment 29%
Income per capita$24,885$26,686$29,829
Median household income$48,519$51,340$55,322
Median income owner occupied$49,972$63,012$70,586
Median income renter occupied$29,455$35,905$35,192
Median earnings male$37,774$33,127$36,919
Median earnings female$21,898$25,835$26,250
Unemployment rate3.3%4.7%4.7%
Poverty level9.4%17.7%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Catalina is 17% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Catalina is 12% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Catalina is 29% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Catalina is 38% lower than the national average

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      Catalina median earnings by income bracket

      Catalina employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry11.9%1.4%
      Manufacturing sector6.9%0.4%
      Financial & insurance services1.4%1.8%
      Wholesale & retail services12.2%18.3%
      Public administration1.8%4.9%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities5.0%0.0%
      Education, health & social services11.1%40.4%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Tanque Verde, AZ16,546$93,41269%
      Catalina Foothills, AZ51,329$80,50946%
      Summerhaven, AZ167$76,39738%
      Oro Valley, AZ42,379$75,96637%
      Saddlebrooke, AZ10,324$69,79226%
      Catalina, AZ7,465$48,51912%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Fair Plain, MI7,465$35,71035%
      Hitchcock, TX7,464$44,58819%
      Kronenwetter, WI7,463$82,54549%
      Mexia, TX7,462$32,26542%
      Baldwinsville, NY7,461$52,0406%
      Catalina, AZ7,465$48,51912%
      Source: The Catalina, AZ employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).