Income/capita 42%
Household income 43%
Unemployment 51%
IndexGolden ValleyArizonaNational
Income per capita$17,305$26,686$29,829
Median household income$31,504$51,340$55,322
Median income owner occupied$33,678$63,012$70,586
Median income renter occupied$20,833$35,905$35,192
Median earnings male$21,317$33,127$36,919
Median earnings female$17,481$25,835$26,250
Unemployment rate7.0%4.7%4.7%
Poverty level27.0%17.7%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Golden Valley is 42% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Golden Valley is 43% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Golden Valley is 51% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Golden Valley is 79% higher than the national average

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      Golden Valley employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry18.1%2.6%
      Manufacturing sector7.3%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services4.5%1.3%
      Wholesale & retail services27.3%25.7%
      Public administration12.2%8.8%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities12.1%8.2%
      Education, health & social services3.7%26.4%

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      Lazy Y U, AZ618$123,158123%
      Clacks Canyon, AZ114$76,00037%
      Walnut Creek, AZ443$47,54214%
      Kingman, AZ28,586$42,64623%
      New Kingman-Butler, AZ12,566$29,82546%
      Golden Valley, AZ8,404$31,50443%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Boonton, NJ8,405$90,08263%
      Gonzales, CA8,401$52,9404%
      Gering, NE8,401$52,4845%
      Hornell, NY8,400$39,44729%
      Harrodsburg, KY8,409$31,79443%
      Golden Valley, AZ8,404$31,50443%
      Source: The Golden Valley, AZ employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).