Income/capita 39%
Household income 41%
Unemployment 100%
Income per capita$18,202$33,230$29,829
Median household income$32,727$62,520$55,322
Median income owner occupied$47,083$79,776$70,586
Median income renter occupied$0$39,538$35,192
Median earnings male$28,750$40,003$36,919
Median earnings female$0$27,854$26,250
Unemployment rate0.0%4.0%4.7%
Poverty level19.7%12.2%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Elbert is 39% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Elbert is 41% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Elbert is 100% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Elbert is 31% higher than the national average

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      Elbert employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry52.2%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector0.0%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%12.0%
      Wholesale & retail services17.4%28.0%
      Public administration0.0%0.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities0.0%12.0%
      Education, health & social services4.3%16.0%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Black Forest, CO13,506$112,544103%
      Ponderosa Park, CO3,226$96,70875%
      Franktown, CO257$93,39369%
      Comanche Creek, CO313$79,51944%
      Kiowa, CO843$61,71912%
      Elbert, CO167$32,72741%

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      Palermo, ND167$53,1254%
      Atqasuk, AK167$57,5004%
      Fairfield, KY167$67,75022%
      Concord, IL167$45,89317%
      Haywood City, MO167$19,37565%
      Elbert, CO167$32,72741%
      Source: The Elbert, CO employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).