Income/capita 77%
Household income 77%
Unemployment 38%
IndexSun ValleyArizonaNational
Income per capita$6,747$26,686$29,829
Median household income$12,580$51,340$55,322
Median income owner occupied$12,580$63,012$70,586
Median income renter occupied$0$35,905$35,192
Median earnings male$2,499$33,127$36,919
Median earnings female$0$25,835$26,250
Unemployment rate2.9%4.7%4.7%
Poverty level85.1%17.7%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Sun Valley is 77% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Sun Valley is 77% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Sun Valley is 38% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Sun Valley is 463% higher than the national average

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      Sun Valley employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry0.0%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector0.0%53.3%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services0.0%0.0%
      Public administration0.0%0.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities0.0%0.0%
      Education, health & social services0.0%84.4%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Woodruff, AZ146$72,53431%
      Holbrook, AZ5,011$51,1927%
      Sun Valley, AZ241$12,58077%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Chester, NE241$37,38632%
      Lake Ann, MI241$47,29215%
      Cromwell, MN241$26,09453%
      Charleston Park, FL241$0100%
      Bessemer Bend, WY241$0100%
      Sun Valley, AZ241$12,58077%
      Source: The Sun Valley, AZ employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).