Income/capita 66%
Household income 33%
Unemployment 134%
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IndexRough RockArizonaNational
Income per capita$10,191$26,686$29,829
Median household income$36,979$51,340$55,322
Median income owner occupied$32,500$63,012$70,586
Median income renter occupied$41,250$35,905$35,192
Median earnings male$31,354$33,127$36,919
Median earnings female$26,250$25,835$26,250
Unemployment rate10.9%4.7%4.7%
Poverty level19.1%17.7%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Rough Rock is 66% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Rough Rock is 33% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Rough Rock is 134% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Rough Rock is 27% higher than the national average

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      Rough Rock employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry30.4%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector0.0%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services8.7%13.1%
      Public administration4.3%2.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities0.0%2.0%
      Education, health & social services53.6%73.7%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Many Farms, AZ1,522$43,12522.0%
      Chilchinbito, AZ836$16,08770.9%
      Rough Rock, AZ680$36,97933.2%

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      White, GA680$39,75028.1%
      Redfield, IA680$50,7958.2%
      Smelterville, ID680$24,68855.4%
      Findlay, IL680$40,52126.8%
      New Florence, MO680$30,58344.7%
      Rough Rock, AZ680$36,97933.2%
      Source: The Rough Rock, AZ employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).