Clifton employment information

IndexCliftonColoradoNational
Income per capita$18,956$33,230$29,829
Median household income$37,223$62,520$55,322
Median income owner occupied$46,823$79,776$70,586
Median income renter occupied$23,462$39,538$35,192
Median earnings male$33,291$40,003$36,919
Median earnings female$17,648$27,854$26,250
Unemployment rate8.2%4.0%4.7%
Poverty level24.4%12.2%15.1%
The Clifton, 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 Clifton is $18,956, which is 43% lower than than the Colorado average and 36% lower than than the national average. The median household income is $37,223, which is 40% lower than than the Colorado average and 33% lower than than the national average. The unemployment rate in Clifton is 8%, which is 76% higher than than the national average. The poverty rate in Clifton is 24% which is 61% higher than than the national average.
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am i middle class

$Input your household income
$24,812$37,223$74,446
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 Clifton is 36% lower than the national average.
  • The median household income in Clifton is 33% lower than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Clifton is 76% higher than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Clifton is 61% higher than the national average.

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Clifton median earnings by income bracket

Clifton employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry18.2%0.3%
Manufacturing sector6.3%2.1%
Financial & insurance services0.8%3.3%
Wholesale & retail services14.5%18.8%
Public administration0.6%1.2%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities8.2%1.9%
Education, health & social services7.5%34.2%
Other42.4%33.7%

Nearby cities with high median household income

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Redlands, CO9,187$65,73519%
Fruitvale, CO7,854$55,5160%
Fruita, CO12,790$52,4795%
Orchard Mesa, CO6,497$47,42814%
Grand Junction, CO60,630$46,01617%
Clifton, CO20,021$37,22333%

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Murphy, TX20,015$118,843115%
Amherst Center, MA20,037$32,12142%
Shenandoah, LA19,999$86,51156%
Middletown, DE20,045$87,25058%
Miamisburg, OH20,069$54,5571%
Clifton, CO20,021$37,22333%
Source: The Clifton, CO employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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