Parachute employment information

IndexParachuteColoradoNational
Income per capita$17,025$33,230$29,829
Median household income$37,986$62,520$55,322
Median income owner occupied$55,234$79,776$70,586
Median income renter occupied$33,864$39,538$35,192
Median earnings male$28,203$40,003$36,919
Median earnings female$24,265$27,854$26,250
Unemployment rate7.6%4.0%4.7%
Poverty level20.2%12.2%15.1%
The Parachute, 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 Parachute is $17,025, which is 49% lower than than the Colorado average and 43% lower than than the national average. The median household income is $37,986, which is 39% lower than than the Colorado average and 31% lower than than the national average. The unemployment rate in Parachute is 8%, which is 63% higher than than the national average. The poverty rate in Parachute is 20% which is 34% higher than than the national average.

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$25,321$37,986$75,972
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 Parachute is 43% lower than the national average.
  • The median household income in Parachute is 31% lower than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Parachute is 63% higher than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Parachute is 34% higher than the national average.

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Parachute median earnings by income bracket

Parachute employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry24.8%0.0%
Manufacturing sector9.2%0.0%
Financial & insurance services2.0%5.8%
Wholesale & retail services12.9%29.7%
Public administration4.0%11.0%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities5.0%5.2%
Education, health & social services2.6%19.8%
Other39.6%27.3%

Nearby cities with high median household income

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Battlement Mesa, CO4,835$65,85519%
Collbran, CO666$47,75014%
De Beque, CO400$43,75021%
Parachute, CO1,181$37,98631%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Mounds, OK1,181$32,72741%
Rainbow City, AZ1,181$27,62550%
Marvell, AR1,181$22,36660%
Jonesville, VA1,181$21,28162%
Keedysville, MD1,181$98,03677%
Parachute, CO1,181$37,98631%
Source: The Parachute, CO employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).