Income/capita 78%
Household income 22%
Unemployment 107%
IndexColorado CityArizonaNational
Income per capita$6,480$26,686$29,829
Median household income$43,083$51,340$55,322
Median income owner occupied$0$63,012$70,586
Median income renter occupied$43,750$35,905$35,192
Median earnings male$29,801$33,127$36,919
Median earnings female$20,517$25,835$26,250
Unemployment rate9.7%4.7%4.7%
Poverty level44.7%17.7%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Colorado City is 78% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Colorado City is 22% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Colorado City is 107% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Colorado City is 196% higher than the national average

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      Colorado City employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry27.3%2.8%
      Manufacturing sector19.2%12.2%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%6.4%
      Wholesale & retail services13.7%22.2%
      Public administration3.6%6.4%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities1.2%2.8%
      Education, health & social services2.0%38.6%

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      Cane Beds, AZ352$45,83317%
      Colorado City, AZ4,804$43,08322%

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      Silver Hill, MD4,802$57,8525%
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      Colorado City, AZ4,804$43,08322%
      Source: The Colorado City, AZ employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).