Income/capita 9%
Household income 11%
Unemployment 1%
IndexPowersColorado SpringsColorado
Income per capita$27,079$30,423$33,230
Median household income$61,137$56,227$62,520
Median income owner occupied$0$77,363$79,776
Median income renter occupied$0$37,189$39,538
Median earnings male$38,801$37,334$40,003
Median earnings female$25,551$25,050$27,854
Unemployment rate4.7%4.8%4.0%
Poverty leveln/a12.8%12.2%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Powers is 9% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Powers is 11% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Powers is 1% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Powers is equal to the national average

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      Powers employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry14.4%1.2%
      Manufacturing sector8.3%0.4%
      Financial & insurance services4.0%6.8%
      Wholesale & retail services15.5%13.5%
      Public administration8.8%5.1%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities6.0%2.3%
      Education, health & social services8.5%33.4%

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      Source: The Powers, Colorado Springs, CO employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).