Income/capita 20%
Household income 11%
Unemployment 54%
Income per capita$23,756$26,117$29,829
Median household income$48,963$50,433$55,322
Median income owner occupied$49,637$62,593$70,586
Median income renter occupied$0$29,285$35,192
Median earnings male$35,568$36,194$36,919
Median earnings female$27,067$23,580$26,250
Unemployment rate2.1%4.4%4.7%
Poverty level0.7%15.0%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Mexico is 20% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Mexico is 11% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Mexico is 54% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Mexico is 96% lower than the national average

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      Mexico employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry16.2%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector29.2%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services2.4%40.7%
      Public administration11.5%6.7%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities15.0%0.0%
      Education, health & social services2.8%25.2%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Somerset, IN490$75,51537%
      Amboy, IN319$49,75010%
      Denver, IN516$49,16711%
      Walton, IN1,356$44,91119%
      Roann, IN523$41,94424%
      Mexico, IN762$48,96311%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Point Comfort, TX762$63,59415%
      Saxton, PA762$36,25034%
      Ringtown, PA762$55,3980%
      Bellemeade, KY762$73,86434%
      Nuangola, PA762$66,50020%
      Mexico, IN762$48,96311%
      Source: The Mexico, IN employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).