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Income/capita 45%
Household income 47%
Unemployment 60%
IndexGila BendArizonaNational
Income per capita$16,441$26,686$29,829
Median household income$29,054$51,340$55,322
Median income owner occupied$32,639$63,012$70,586
Median income renter occupied$26,406$35,905$35,192
Median earnings male$29,575$33,127$36,919
Median earnings female$17,188$25,835$26,250
Unemployment rate1.9%4.7%4.7%
Poverty level34.9%17.7%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Gila Bend is 45% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Gila Bend is 47% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Gila Bend is 60% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Gila Bend is 131% higher than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $19,367$29,054$58,108
      City
      $34,223$51,340$102,680
      State
      $36,877$55,322$110,644
      Nation
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      Gila Bend median earnings by income bracket

      Gila Bend employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry14.0%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector8.3%38.8%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%5.4%
      Wholesale & retail services8.3%18.6%
      Public administration3.6%15.5%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities12.9%5.0%
      Education, health & social services9.3%13.2%
      Other43.6%42.2%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Theba, AZ114$33,21440%
      Gila Bend, AZ1,952$29,05447%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Albany, KY1,952$19,47465%
      Inola, OK1,952$45,76717%
      North Warren, PA1,952$45,63618%
      Fall Branch, TN1,951$49,43211%
      Greenfield, IA1,951$43,83221%
      Gila Bend, AZ1,952$29,05447%
      Source: The Gila Bend, AZ employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).