Income/capita 34%
Household income 25%
Unemployment 41%
Income per capita$19,826$34,984$31,458
Median household income$41,625$57,778$63,783
Median income owner occupied$0$100,193$86,568
Median income renter occupied$0$40,321$43,419
Median earnings male$29,789$35,373$36,599
Median earnings female$25,610$31,451$27,020
Unemployment rate6.6%6.3%5.5%
Poverty leveln/a20.0%15.8%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Prescott is 34% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Prescott is 25% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Prescott is 41% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Prescott is equal to the national average

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      Prescott employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry12.3%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector10.1%3.0%
      Financial & insurance services4.5%4.6%
      Wholesale & retail services11.0%11.8%
      Public administration2.5%4.6%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities3.3%2.1%
      Education, health & social services15.6%26.0%

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      Oakland, CA412,040$57,7784%
      Source: The Prescott, Oakland, CA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).