Income/capita 56%
Household income 23%
Unemployment 49%
IndexGold CanyonArizonaNational
Income per capita$46,394$26,686$29,829
Median household income$68,007$51,340$55,322
Median income owner occupied$68,695$63,012$70,586
Median income renter occupied$58,182$35,905$35,192
Median earnings male$47,917$33,127$36,919
Median earnings female$32,283$25,835$26,250
Unemployment rate2.4%4.7%4.7%
Poverty level6.4%17.7%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Gold Canyon is 56% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Gold Canyon is 23% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Gold Canyon is 49% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Gold Canyon is 58% lower than the national average

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      Gold Canyon employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry11.4%6.3%
      Manufacturing sector13.2%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services3.2%5.2%
      Wholesale & retail services10.3%10.6%
      Public administration8.2%5.8%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities5.7%4.1%
      Education, health & social services13.0%36.8%

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      Queen Creek, AZ30,849$90,68764%
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      Apache Junction, AZ37,775$38,05331%
      Gold Canyon, AZ9,616$68,00723%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Safford, AZ9,616$49,16111%
      Girard, OH9,615$37,42632%
      Chevy Chase, MD9,618$162,351193%
      Fort Oglethorpe, GA9,613$42,35523%
      Conning Towers Nautilus Park, CT9,606$61,80612%
      Gold Canyon, AZ9,616$68,00723%
      Source: The Gold Canyon, AZ employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).