Income/capita NAT. AVG.
Household income NAT. AVG.
Unemployment NAT. AVG.
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Income per capita$44,454$32,576$28,822
Median household income$77,774$52,689$53,270
Median income owner occupied$0$84,753$69,328
Median income renter occupied$0$34,830$34,215
Median earnings male$41,620$27,974$33,885
Median earnings female$39,346$23,034$24,038
Unemployment rate3.7%4.7%5.0%
Poverty leveln/a20.3%15.7%
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Key findings

  • The income per capita in Southeast is 49% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Southeast is 41% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Southeast is 20% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Southeast is 100% lower than the national average

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      $35,122 $52,689 $105,378
      $35,509 $53,270 $106,540
      $36,877 $55,322 $110,644
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      Southeast median earnings by income bracket

      Southeast employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry9.1%9.1%
      Manufacturing sector6.7%6.7%
      Financial & insurance services4.4%4.4%
      Wholesale & retail services11.1%11.1%
      Public administration3.2%3.2%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities3.0%3.0%
      Education, health & social services26.1%26.1%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City Population Household Income National Avg.
      Creswell, OR5,445$72,30530.7%
      Junction City, OR6,140$59,4117.4%
      Coburg, OR1,384$55,9001.0%
      Lowell, OR1,027$55,7950.9%
      Cottage Grove, OR10,302$50,7658.2%
      Eugene, OR170,457$52,6894.8%

      Cities with similar population

      City Population Household Income National Avg.
      Sherbrooke, QC170,686n/a 
      Cary, NC169,177$107,46394.3%
      Salem, OR171,806$58,7266.2%
      Pembroke Pines, FL171,979$68,68324.2%
      Peoria, AZ172,109$76,42338.1%
      Eugene, OR170,457$52,6894.8%
      Source: The Southeast, Eugene, OR employment data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).