Income/capita 46%
Household income 74%
Unemployment 32%
Income per capita$43,447$33,230$29,829
Median household income$96,422$62,520$55,322
Median income owner occupied$104,405$79,776$70,586
Median income renter occupied$65,020$39,538$35,192
Median earnings male$55,606$40,003$36,919
Median earnings female$38,907$27,854$26,250
Unemployment rate3.2%4.0%4.7%
Poverty level4.1%12.2%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Centennial is 46% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Centennial is 74% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Centennial is 32% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Centennial is 73% lower than the national average

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      Centennial employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry7.8%1.9%
      Manufacturing sector8.4%0.7%
      Financial & insurance services7.7%9.6%
      Wholesale & retail services14.2%12.1%
      Public administration3.1%2.8%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities5.3%2.3%
      Education, health & social services11.3%33.3%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Cherry Hills Village, CO6,414$224,125305%
      Castle Pines Village, CO4,518$221,071300%
      Bow Mar, CO1,047$194,500252%
      Columbine Valley, CO1,190$147,500167%
      Castle Pines, CO10,389$140,764154%
      Centennial, CO107,862$96,42274%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      West Covina, CA107,634$71,21729%
      Richmond, CA108,303$57,1073%
      Richardson, TX108,350$74,87735%
      The Woodlands, TX108,373$109,60598%
      Pueblo, CO108,385$35,77035%
      Centennial, CO107,862$96,42274%
      Source: The Centennial, CO employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).