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Income per capita$29,748$33,230$29,829
Median household income$55,241$62,520$55,322
Median income owner occupied$74,100$79,776$70,586
Median income renter occupied$36,292$39,538$35,192
Median earnings male$31,387$40,003$36,919
Median earnings female$23,974$27,854$26,250
Unemployment rate4.0%4.0%4.7%
Poverty level16.1%12.2%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Glenwood Springs is equal to the national average
  • The median household income in Glenwood Springs is equal to the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Glenwood Springs is 14% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Glenwood Springs is 6% higher than the national average

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      Glenwood Springs employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry28.2%2.7%
      Manufacturing sector2.2%1.6%
      Financial & insurance services3.8%4.2%
      Wholesale & retail services19.3%16.5%
      Public administration1.7%2.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities2.7%1.8%
      Education, health & social services7.9%28.0%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Mulford, CO374$103,39386.9%
      New Castle, CO4,610$84,37552.5%
      Chacra, CO545$84,12052.1%
      El Jebel, CO3,908$81,86048.0%
      Carbondale, CO6,571$64,25016.1%
      Glenwood Springs, CO9,806$55,2410.1%

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Poulsbo, WA9,806$60,7209.8%
      Croydon, PA9,807$53,5743.2%
      Russellville, AL9,804$31,26243.5%
      Bluffdale, UT9,809$91,57365.5%
      Rodeo, CA9,798$70,22726.9%
      Glenwood Springs, CO9,806$55,2410.1%
      Source: The Glenwood Springs, CO employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).