Income/capita 70%
Household income 51%
Unemployment 276%
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IndexSan CarlosArizonaNational
Income per capita$8,838$26,686$29,829
Median household income$26,875$51,340$55,322
Median income owner occupied$27,981$63,012$70,586
Median income renter occupied$25,978$35,905$35,192
Median earnings male$21,287$33,127$36,919
Median earnings female$18,587$25,835$26,250
Unemployment rate17.5%4.7%4.7%
Poverty level53.6%17.7%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in San Carlos is 70% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in San Carlos is 51% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in San Carlos is 276% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in San Carlos is 255% higher than the national average

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      San Carlos employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry13.2%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector12.5%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services5.2%8.4%
      Public administration19.6%12.2%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities4.0%0.0%
      Education, health & social services28.8%33.5%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Peridot, AZ1,633$40,87026.1%
      Rainbow City, AZ1,181$27,62550.1%
      Cutter, AZ45$0100.0%
      San Carlos, AZ4,440$26,87551.4%

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Beaver, PA4,441$51,1617.5%
      St. James, NC4,438$103,38286.9%
      Montgomery, NY4,438$73,94233.7%
      Three Rivers, OR4,438$43,08022.1%
      Boulder Creek, CA4,442$81,73147.7%
      San Carlos, AZ4,440$26,87551.4%
      Source: The San Carlos, AZ employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).