Income/capita 59%
Household income 116%
Unemployment 42%
IndexShadow LakeWashingtonNational
Income per capita$47,487$32,999$29,829
Median household income$119,318$62,848$55,322
Median income owner occupied$127,400$79,796$70,586
Median income renter occupied$0$41,061$35,192
Median earnings male$64,464$41,953$36,919
Median earnings female$31,716$27,576$26,250
Unemployment rate2.7%4.3%4.7%
Poverty level3.7%12.7%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Shadow Lake is 59% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Shadow Lake is 116% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Shadow Lake is 42% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Shadow Lake is 76% lower than the national average

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      Shadow Lake employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry9.3%1.0%
      Manufacturing sector11.0%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services3.2%1.9%
      Wholesale & retail services13.2%8.4%
      Public administration4.2%11.2%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities14.6%2.9%
      Education, health & social services2.6%39.9%

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      Beaux Arts Village, WA368$176,875220%
      Sammamish, WA62,136$153,253177%
      Snoqualmie, WA12,510$131,453138%
      Mercer Island, WA24,467$129,348134%
      Newcastle, WA11,189$111,955102%
      Shadow Lake, WA2,755$119,318116%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Skippers Corner, NC2,754$71,00028%
      Riverview Park, PA2,754$56,5332%
      Milton, DE2,756$48,19413%
      Meadowood, PA2,756$59,3277%
      Moonachie, NJ2,756$53,4623%
      Shadow Lake, WA2,755$119,318116%
      Source: The Shadow Lake, WA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).