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Income/capita 55%
Household income 62%
Unemployment 71%
IndexSan LuisColoradoNational
Income per capita$13,353$33,230$29,829
Median household income$20,781$62,520$55,322
Median income owner occupied$27,500$79,776$70,586
Median income renter occupied$11,953$39,538$35,192
Median earnings male$26,207$40,003$36,919
Median earnings female$18,897$27,854$26,250
Unemployment rate1.4%4.0%4.7%
Poverty level37.3%12.2%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in San Luis is 55% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in San Luis is 62% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in San Luis is 71% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in San Luis is 147% higher than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $13,852$20,781$41,562
      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.

      San Luis median earnings by income bracket

      San Luis employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry6.6%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector7.5%22.4%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%7.1%
      Wholesale & retail services7.5%11.8%
      Public administration9.4%35.3%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities17.9%24.7%
      Education, health & social services0.0%21.2%
      Other50.9%0.0%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      San Acacio, CO68$20,53663%
      San Luis, CO678$20,78162%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Millsboro, PA678$32,42241%
      Farmersville, IL678$50,9178%
      Interlaken, NY678$48,37513%
      Riceboro, GA678$28,22949%
      Cedar Key, FL677$39,63228%
      San Luis, CO678$20,78162%
      Source: The San Luis, CO employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).