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Household income NAT. AVG.
Unemployment NAT. AVG.
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IndexGrand LakeColoradoNational
Income per capita$62,824$33,230$29,829
Median household income$54,609$62,520$55,322
Median income owner occupied$54,688$79,776$70,586
Median income renter occupied$54,531$39,538$35,192
Median earnings male$53,594$40,003$36,919
Median earnings female$51,750$27,854$26,250
Unemployment rate1.5%4.0%4.7%
Poverty level6.9%12.2%15.1%
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Key findings

  • The income per capita in Grand Lake is 111% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Grand Lake is 1% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Grand Lake is 67% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Grand Lake is 55% lower than the national average

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      $36,402 $54,609 $109,218
      $41,675 $62,520 $125,040
      $36,877 $55,322 $110,644
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      Grand Lake median earnings by income bracket

      Grand Lake employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry31.8%31.8%
      Manufacturing sector0.0%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services25.9%25.9%
      Public administration7.1%7.1%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities11.8%11.8%
      Education, health & social services0.0%0.0%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City Population Household Income National Avg.
      Hot Sulphur Springs, CO890$74,12534.0%
      Granby, CO2,281$64,40216.4%
      Grand Lake, CO262$54,6091.3%

      Cities with similar population

      City Population Household Income National Avg.
      Dry Creek, AK262$30,12545.5%
      Mekoryuk, AK262$28,75048.0%
      Oden, AR262$36,02334.9%
      Valle, AZ262$0100.0%
      Sugarloaf, CO262$108,61196.3%
      Grand Lake, CO262$54,6091.3%
      Source: The Grand Lake, CO employment data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).