Merino employment information

IndexMerinoColoradoNational
Income per capita$19,153$33,230$29,829
Median household income$30,313$62,520$55,322
Median income owner occupied$95,500$79,776$70,586
Median income renter occupied$25,104$39,538$35,192
Median earnings male$23,802$40,003$36,919
Median earnings female$0$27,854$26,250
Unemployment rate6.4%4.0%4.7%
Poverty level26.6%12.2%15.1%
The Merino, CO employment information can be a key indicator when searching for a new job. A good indicator of the strength of the job market is the income per capita and the median household income. The income per capita in Merino is $19,153, which is 42% lower than than the Colorado average and 36% lower than than the national average. The median household income is $30,313, which is 52% lower than than the Colorado average and 45% lower than than the national average. The unemployment rate in Merino is 6%, which is 38% higher than than the national average. The poverty rate in Merino is 27% which is 76% higher than than the national average.

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$20,206$30,313$60,626
City
$41,675$62,520$125,040
State
$36,877$55,322$110,644
Nation
According to the PEW research center, the middle class is defined as a range from two thirds (2/3) of the median household income to a multiple of two (2) times the median household income. Displayed above are the city, state and national median household income averages. Simply enter your median household income to determine if your income falls into the middle class or if your household income is considered upper or lower class.

Did you know?

  • The income per capita in Merino is 36% lower than the national average.
  • The median household income in Merino is 45% lower than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Merino is 38% higher than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Merino is 76% higher than the national average.

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Merino median earnings by income bracket

Merino employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry9.7%1.9%
Manufacturing sector18.1%0.0%
Financial & insurance services0.0%0.0%
Wholesale & retail services30.6%1.9%
Public administration2.8%0.0%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities12.5%0.0%
Education, health & social services1.4%37.0%
Other22.2%44.4%

Nearby cities with high median household income

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Morgan Heights, CO360$82,16749%
Snyder, CO148$47,44314%
Hillrose, CO283$41,50025%
Sterling, CO13,976$36,28234%
Atwood, CO187$0100%
Merino, CO263$30,31345%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Magnetic Springs, OH263$39,37529%
East Gillespie, IL263$61,07110%
Hilltop, TX263$34,13038%
Hanover, VA263$75,75837%
Ebro, FL263$34,75037%
Merino, CO263$30,31345%
Source: The Merino, CO employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).