Income/capita 22%
Household income 46%
Unemployment 89%
Income per capita$23,296$33,230$29,829
Median household income$29,813$62,520$55,322
Median income owner occupied$43,625$79,776$70,586
Median income renter occupied$18,950$39,538$35,192
Median earnings male$31,333$40,003$36,919
Median earnings female$11,386$27,854$26,250
Unemployment rate8.8%4.0%4.7%
Poverty level19.9%12.2%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Hotchkiss is 22% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Hotchkiss is 46% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Hotchkiss is 89% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Hotchkiss is 32% higher than the national average

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      Hotchkiss employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry18.1%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector13.3%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%7.7%
      Wholesale & retail services1.1%20.0%
      Public administration4.3%1.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities7.4%0.0%
      Education, health & social services1.6%30.8%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Orchard City, CO3,043$40,61527%
      Paonia, CO1,387$38,67630%
      Olathe, CO1,878$37,12533%
      Crawford, CO279$35,00037%
      Cedaredge, CO2,266$33,80939%
      Hotchkiss, CO967$29,81346%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Powderly, TX967$58,3135%
      Afton, IA967$45,08319%
      Fort Clark Springs, TX967$26,14653%
      Mount Jewett, PA967$39,89628%
      Mulga, AL967$40,75026%
      Hotchkiss, CO967$29,81346%
      Source: The Hotchkiss, CO employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).