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Income/capita 93%
Household income 168%
Unemployment 14%
IndexPeoriaColoradoNational
Income per capita$57,630$33,230$29,829
Median household income$148,393$62,520$55,322
Median income owner occupied$148,393$79,776$70,586
Median income renter occupied$0$39,538$35,192
Median earnings male$64,167$40,003$36,919
Median earnings female$34,250$27,854$26,250
Unemployment rate4.0%4.0%4.7%
Poverty level4.3%12.2%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Peoria is 93% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Peoria is 168% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Peoria is 14% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Peoria is 72% lower than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $98,918$148,393$296,786
      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.

      Peoria median earnings by income bracket

      Peoria employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry22.9%1.3%
      Manufacturing sector0.0%8.8%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services22.9%15.0%
      Public administration0.0%3.8%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities2.1%1.3%
      Education, health & social services25.0%22.5%
      Other22.9%45.0%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Strasburg, CO2,734$72,77832%
      Byers, CO1,160$56,0001%
      Deer Trail, CO522$29,19647%
      Peoria, CO211$148,393168%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Bowles, CA211$0100%
      Lakota, IA211$33,12540%
      Iron Belt, WI211$26,00053%
      Hemlock, OH211$38,63630%
      Skillman, NJ211$133,068141%
      Peoria, CO211$148,393168%
      Source: The Peoria, CO employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).