Income/capita 51%
Household income 53%
Unemployment 5%
IndexEl Paso Lower ValleyEl PasoTexas
Income per capita$14,545$20,391$27,828
Median household income$25,792$43,322$54,727
Median income owner occupied$0$56,192$70,980
Median income renter occupied$0$28,709$36,330
Median earnings male$24,599$29,736$36,153
Median earnings female$16,460$20,104$25,035
Unemployment rate4.9%4.5%4.1%
Poverty leveln/a21.0%16.7%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in El Paso Lower Valley is 51% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in El Paso Lower Valley is 53% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in El Paso Lower Valley is 5% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in El Paso Lower Valley is equal to the national average

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      El Paso Lower Valley median earnings by income bracket

      El Paso Lower Valley employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry21.6%3.2%
      Manufacturing sector8.0%0.7%
      Financial & insurance services0.8%5.8%
      Wholesale & retail services18.1%15.1%
      Public administration1.2%0.4%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities11.2%0.3%
      Education, health & social services10.7%42.6%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Prado Verde, TX256$123,056122%
      Horizon City, TX19,142$51,2917%
      Fort Bliss, TX9,650$48,89112%
      Morning Glory, TX445$43,12522%
      Agua Dulce city, TX840$42,20224%
      El Paso, TX678,058$43,32222%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Detroit, MI683,443$26,24953%
      Seattle, WA668,849$74,45835%
      Denver, CO663,303$56,2582%
      Washington, DC659,009$72,93532%
      Boston, MA658,279$58,5166%
      El Paso, TX678,058$43,32222%
      Source: The El Paso Lower Valley, El Paso, TX employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).