Income/capita 32%
Household income 42%
Unemployment 3%
IndexDove CreekColoradoNational
Income per capita$20,324$33,230$29,829
Median household income$31,875$62,520$55,322
Median income owner occupied$34,444$79,776$70,586
Median income renter occupied$28,229$39,538$35,192
Median earnings male$35,208$40,003$36,919
Median earnings female$22,500$27,854$26,250
Unemployment rate4.5%4.0%4.7%
Poverty level18.3%12.2%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Dove Creek is 32% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Dove Creek is 42% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Dove Creek is 3% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Dove Creek is 21% higher than the national average

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      Dove Creek employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry7.9%6.6%
      Manufacturing sector3.5%12.4%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%4.4%
      Wholesale & retail services21.9%25.5%
      Public administration3.5%10.2%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities16.7%7.3%
      Education, health & social services7.9%22.6%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Dove Creek, CO640$31,87542%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Lakota, ND640$55,3130%
      Maybee, MI640$64,37516%
      Dustin Acres, CA640$58,4036%
      Elephant Head, AZ640$54,7501%
      Walnut Grove, MO640$31,73643%
      Dove Creek, CO640$31,87542%
      Source: The Dove Creek, CO employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).