Income/capita 20%
Household income 30%
Unemployment 7%
Income per capita$23,860$33,230$29,829
Median household income$38,676$62,520$55,322
Median income owner occupied$42,266$79,776$70,586
Median income renter occupied$30,469$39,538$35,192
Median earnings male$24,074$40,003$36,919
Median earnings female$15,804$27,854$26,250
Unemployment rate4.3%4.0%4.7%
Poverty level13.8%12.2%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Paonia is 20% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Paonia is 30% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Paonia is 7% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Paonia is 9% lower than the national average

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      Paonia employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry14.5%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector3.5%8.3%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%2.4%
      Wholesale & retail services5.2%19.7%
      Public administration3.8%3.1%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities9.0%0.0%
      Education, health & social services1.7%32.7%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Crawford, CO279$35,00037%
      Hotchkiss, CO967$29,81346%
      Paonia, CO1,387$38,67630%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Advance, MO1,387$30,50045%
      Jericho, VT1,387$93,63669%
      Halifax, VA1,387$54,2192%
      Cana, VA1,387$36,06035%
      Reynolds, GA1,388$29,03848%
      Paonia, CO1,387$38,67630%
      Source: The Paonia, CO employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).