Income/capita 61%
Household income 48%
Unemployment 444%
IndexMesa VerdeCaliforniaNational
Income per capita$11,660$31,458$29,829
Median household income$28,696$63,783$55,322
Median income owner occupied$28,152$86,568$70,586
Median income renter occupied$31,786$43,419$35,192
Median earnings male$25,000$36,599$36,919
Median earnings female$0$27,020$26,250
Unemployment rate25.4%5.5%4.7%
Poverty level41.5%15.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Mesa Verde is 61% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Mesa Verde is 48% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Mesa Verde is 444% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Mesa Verde is 175% higher than the national average

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      Mesa Verde employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry0.0%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector6.8%49.1%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services14.4%5.5%
      Public administration4.2%27.3%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities14.4%0.0%
      Education, health & social services3.4%67.3%

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      Ripley, CA546$0100%
      Mesa Verde, CA715$28,69648%

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      Source: The Mesa Verde, CA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).