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Income/capita 24%
Household income 18%
Unemployment 16%
IndexParkerArizonaNational
Income per capita$22,693$26,686$29,829
Median household income$45,509$51,340$55,322
Median income owner occupied$58,750$63,012$70,586
Median income renter occupied$31,960$35,905$35,192
Median earnings male$30,000$33,127$36,919
Median earnings female$27,784$25,835$26,250
Unemployment rate5.4%4.7%4.7%
Poverty level17.9%17.7%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Parker is 24% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Parker is 18% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Parker is 16% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Parker is 19% higher than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $30,336$45,509$91,018
      City
      $34,223$51,340$102,680
      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.

      Parker median earnings by income bracket

      Parker employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry2.3%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector3.4%6.2%
      Financial & insurance services3.3%2.2%
      Wholesale & retail services17.1%7.9%
      Public administration19.3%24.7%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities6.0%1.1%
      Education, health & social services7.1%30.9%
      Other41.5%28.7%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Parker Strip, AZ624$58,1825%
      Bluewater, CA212$40,83326%
      Bluewater, AZ802$35,95435%
      Cienega Springs, AZ1,795$34,23938%
      Big River, CA1,120$29,24147%
      Parker, AZ3,043$45,50918%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Orchard City, CO3,043$40,61527%
      Pleasant Valley, MO3,043$53,7823%
      Welch, WV3,043$27,11551%
      Santa Rosa, NM3,043$25,63654%
      Girard, PA3,042$53,1944%
      Parker, AZ3,043$45,50918%
      Source: The Parker, AZ employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).