Income/capita 19%
Household income 16%
Unemployment 40%
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Income per capita$35,406$32,999$29,829
Median household income$46,250$62,848$55,322
Median income owner occupied$62,667$79,796$70,586
Median income renter occupied$0$41,061$35,192
Median earnings male$56,786$41,953$36,919
Median earnings female$26,458$27,576$26,250
Unemployment rate6.5%4.3%4.7%
Poverty level11.2%12.7%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Purdy is 19% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Purdy is 16% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Purdy is 40% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Purdy is 26% lower than the national average

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      Purdy employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry9.0%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector11.3%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services6.3%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services18.1%13.0%
      Public administration15.4%0.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities7.7%0.0%
      Education, health & social services22.6%73.9%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Canterwood, WA3,409$129,773134.6%
      Dash Point, WA939$101,34683.2%
      Raft Island, WA342$100,88282.4%
      Rosedale, WA4,719$93,75069.5%
      Artondale, WA13,506$93,62369.2%
      Purdy, WA1,069$46,25016.4%

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Lake Riverside, CA1,069$82,58949.3%
      Flanagan, IL1,069$49,25011.0%
      Columbia, NC1,069$27,45050.4%
      Yutan, NE1,069$62,10912.3%
      Salcha, AK1,068$77,91740.8%
      Purdy, WA1,069$46,25016.4%
      Source: The Purdy, WA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).