Income/capita 37%
Household income 24%
Unemployment 26%
IndexSierra BlancaTexasNational
Income per capita$18,909$27,828$29,829
Median household income$41,875$54,727$55,322
Median income owner occupied$0$70,980$70,586
Median income renter occupied$0$36,330$35,192
Median earnings male$35,625$36,153$36,919
Median earnings female$20,125$25,035$26,250
Unemployment rate3.4%4.1%4.7%
Poverty level29.2%16.7%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Sierra Blanca is 37% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Sierra Blanca is 24% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Sierra Blanca is 26% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Sierra Blanca is 93% higher than the national average

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      Sierra Blanca employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry9.6%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector0.0%18.1%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%1.2%
      Wholesale & retail services0.0%8.4%
      Public administration35.2%51.8%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities12.8%0.0%
      Education, health & social services19.2%7.2%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Sierra Blanca, TX557$41,87524%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Singer, LA557$65,28818%
      Grand Mound, IA557$60,62510%
      Waubay, SD557$40,00028%
      Wapella, IL557$45,62518%
      Nichols, NY557$59,5008%
      Sierra Blanca, TX557$41,87524%
      Source: The Sierra Blanca, TX employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).