Income/capita 2%
Household income 12%
Unemployment 100%
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IndexGrass ValleyNevadaNational
Income per capita$30,396$27,253$29,829
Median household income$48,806$53,094$55,322
Median income owner occupied$56,051$68,369$70,586
Median income renter occupied$0$38,963$35,192
Median earnings male$0$33,873$36,919
Median earnings female$32,742$26,928$26,250
Unemployment rate0.0%5.9%4.7%
Poverty level4.3%14.9%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Grass Valley is 2% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Grass Valley is 12% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Grass Valley is 100% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Grass Valley is 71% lower than the national average

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      Grass Valley employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry14.5%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector13.2%22.8%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services0.0%39.1%
      Public administration33.3%8.9%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities0.0%0.0%
      Education, health & social services2.6%21.8%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Winnemucca, NV7,881$73,10632.1%
      Golconda, NV223$48,46212.4%
      Grass Valley, NV829$48,80611.8%

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Bantam, CT829$52,3755.3%
      Correctionville, IA829$39,68828.3%
      Merrill, IA829$53,1254.0%
      Raymond, IA829$67,36121.8%
      Forest Hill, LA829$26,77151.6%
      Grass Valley, NV829$48,80611.8%
      Source: The Grass Valley, NV employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).