Income/capita 22%
Household income 17%
Unemployment 7%
IndexRiver RoadEugeneOregon
Income per capita$23,216$27,167$28,822
Median household income$45,660$44,859$53,270
Median income owner occupied$0$71,340$69,328
Median income renter occupied$0$26,064$34,215
Median earnings male$29,388$24,393$33,885
Median earnings female$24,096$18,166$24,038
Unemployment rate5.0%5.0%5.0%
Poverty leveln/a23.1%15.7%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in River Road is 22% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in River Road is 17% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in River Road is 7% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in River Road is equal to the national average

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      River Road employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry9.0%2.8%
      Manufacturing sector16.8%1.4%
      Financial & insurance services1.4%8.0%
      Wholesale & retail services17.9%11.6%
      Public administration0.9%3.1%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities7.2%1.0%
      Education, health & social services15.1%40.9%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Creswell, OR5,154$55,7281%
      Harrisburg, OR3,687$51,9306%
      Coburg, OR1,194$51,3947%
      Junction City, OR5,735$45,77417%
      Veneta, OR4,741$43,75021%
      Eugene, OR161,649$44,85919%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Corona, CA161,614$72,30931%
      Salem, OR161,975$49,12611%
      Elk Grove, CA163,634$83,14150%
      Lancaster, CA159,651$47,68414%
      Peoria, AZ158,677$66,16320%
      Eugene, OR161,649$44,85919%
      Source: The River Road, Eugene, OR employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).