Income/capita 37%
Household income 17%
Unemployment 78%
Income per capita$18,691$26,686$29,829
Median household income$45,842$51,340$55,322
Median income owner occupied$46,793$63,012$70,586
Median income renter occupied$0$35,905$35,192
Median earnings male$42,770$33,127$36,919
Median earnings female$0$25,835$26,250
Unemployment rate8.3%4.7%4.7%
Poverty level21.0%17.7%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Mayer is 37% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Mayer is 17% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Mayer is 78% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Mayer is 39% higher than the national average

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      Mayer employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry27.8%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector8.1%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services4.2%50.6%
      Public administration0.0%0.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities17.7%15.4%
      Education, health & social services12.6%34.0%

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      Dewey-Humboldt, AZ3,965$50,1739%
      Prescott, AZ41,090$48,25913%
      Prescott Valley, AZ41,070$43,80121%
      Spring Valley, AZ1,374$31,95142%
      Cordes Lakes, AZ2,519$30,22845%
      Mayer, AZ1,759$45,84217%

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      Napavine, WA1,759$51,0948%
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      Shoreacres, TX1,759$103,81688%
      Bristol, VT1,759$55,1390%
      Mayer, AZ1,759$45,84217%
      Source: The Mayer, AZ employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).