Income/capita 11%
Household income 64%
Unemployment 59%
IndexQueen CreekArizonaNational
Income per capita$33,087$26,686$29,829
Median household income$90,687$51,340$55,322
Median income owner occupied$97,045$63,012$70,586
Median income renter occupied$63,438$35,905$35,192
Median earnings male$66,441$33,127$36,919
Median earnings female$33,729$25,835$26,250
Unemployment rate1.9%4.7%4.7%
Poverty level7.8%17.7%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Queen Creek is 11% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Queen Creek is 64% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Queen Creek is 59% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Queen Creek is 48% lower than the national average

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      Queen Creek employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry9.3%1.3%
      Manufacturing sector14.7%0.6%
      Financial & insurance services5.3%7.6%
      Wholesale & retail services14.6%13.5%
      Public administration9.0%4.7%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities4.8%2.8%
      Education, health & social services13.1%33.6%

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      San Tan Valley, AZ88,507$61,04910%
      Sun Lakes, AZ14,828$53,2134%
      Queen Creek, AZ30,849$90,68764%

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      Miami Lakes, FL30,833$72,22531%
      Saratoga, CA30,830$169,579207%
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      Oceanside, NY30,813$102,53485%
      Des Moines, WA30,904$59,9488%
      Queen Creek, AZ30,849$90,68764%
      Source: The Queen Creek, AZ employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).