Income/capita 67%
Household income 100%
Unemployment 61%
Income per capita$9,873$31,458$29,829
Median household income$0$63,783$55,322
Median income owner occupied$0$86,568$70,586
Median income renter occupied$12,900$43,419$35,192
Median earnings male$0$36,599$36,919
Median earnings female$45,500$27,020$26,250
Unemployment rate7.5%5.5%4.7%
Poverty level53.8%15.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Cowan is 67% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Cowan is 100% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Cowan is 61% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Cowan is 256% higher than the national average

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      Cowan employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry46.9%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector0.0%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services35.8%0.0%
      Public administration0.0%18.9%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities0.0%0.0%
      Education, health & social services17.3%0.0%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Del Rio, CA1,577$122,331121%
      Ripon, CA14,971$79,35443%
      Salida, CA13,898$71,63229%
      Riverbank, CA23,761$61,87012%
      Denair, CA4,771$58,4316%
      Cowan, CA481$0100%

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      Sturgis, MS481$45,83317%
      Mariaville Lake, NY481$66,48420%
      Riverdale, IA481$71,96430%
      Salvisa, KY481$56,2922%
      Carbon, TX481$17,50068%
      Cowan, CA481$0100%
      Source: The Cowan, CA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).