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Income/capita 36%
Household income 38%
Unemployment 73%
IndexDoloresColoradoNational
Income per capita$19,238$33,230$29,829
Median household income$34,239$62,520$55,322
Median income owner occupied$40,089$79,776$70,586
Median income renter occupied$33,967$39,538$35,192
Median earnings male$26,667$40,003$36,919
Median earnings female$13,929$27,854$26,250
Unemployment rate1.3%4.0%4.7%
Poverty level13.8%12.2%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Dolores is 36% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Dolores is 38% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Dolores is 73% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Dolores is 9% lower than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $22,823$34,239$68,478
      City
      $41,675$62,520$125,040
      State
      $36,877$55,322$110,644
      Nation
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      Dolores median earnings by income bracket

      Dolores employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry7.6%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector18.5%3.8%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%4.3%
      Wholesale & retail services11.9%10.6%
      Public administration7.9%1.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities5.0%0.0%
      Education, health & social services13.5%26.4%
      Other31.7%43.8%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Lewis, CO139$42,85723%
      Cortez, CO8,683$39,53029%
      Mancos, CO1,700$37,94631%
      Dolores, CO1,074$34,23938%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Inverness, CA1,074$57,4044%
      Odin, IL1,074$45,93817%
      Elk Mound, WI1,074$54,2052%
      Salamatof, AK1,074$57,2503%
      Ramblewood, PA1,074$90,12963%
      Dolores, CO1,074$34,23938%
      Source: The Dolores, CO employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).