Income/capita 192%
Household income 100%
Unemployment 82%
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IndexPortage BaySeattleWashington
Income per capita$87,059$48,686$32,999
Median household income$110,704$74,458$62,848
Median income owner occupied$0$111,477$79,796
Median income renter occupied$0$51,326$41,061
Median earnings male$59,096$50,940$41,953
Median earnings female$51,688$37,379$27,576
Unemployment rate0.8%3.7%4.3%
Poverty leveln/a13.0%12.7%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Portage Bay is 192% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Portage Bay is 100% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Portage Bay is 82% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Portage Bay is 100% lower than the national average

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      Portage Bay employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry0.0%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector4.0%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%4.1%
      Wholesale & retail services19.1%7.7%
      Public administration0.0%0.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities1.5%0.0%
      Education, health & social services20.4%32.6%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Yarrow Point, WA1,149$213,750286.4%
      Clyde Hill, WA3,197$193,516249.8%
      Medina, WA3,169$182,604230.1%
      Beaux Arts Village, WA368$176,875219.7%
      Hunts Point, WA461$170,250207.7%
      Seattle, WA668,849$74,45834.6%

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Denver, CO663,303$56,2581.7%
      El Paso, TX678,058$43,32221.7%
      Washington, DC659,009$72,93531.8%
      Boston, MA658,279$58,5165.8%
      Memphis, TN655,857$36,97533.2%
      Seattle, WA668,849$74,45834.6%
      Source: The Portage Bay, Seattle, WA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).