Income/capita NAT. AVG.
Household income NAT. AVG.
Unemployment NAT. AVG.
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Income per capita$15,307$32,999$29,829
Median household income$40,766$62,848$55,322
Median income owner occupied$53,902$79,796$70,586
Median income renter occupied$25,514$41,061$35,192
Median earnings male$26,337$41,953$36,919
Median earnings female$20,675$27,576$26,250
Unemployment rate6.4%4.3%4.7%
Poverty level19.2%12.7%15.1%
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Key findings

  • The income per capita in Sunnyside is 49% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Sunnyside is 26% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Sunnyside is 38% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Sunnyside is 27% higher than the national average

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      $27,174 $40,766 $81,532
      $41,894 $62,848 $125,696
      $36,877 $55,322 $110,644
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      Sunnyside median earnings by income bracket

      Sunnyside employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry4.0%4.0%
      Manufacturing sector9.4%9.4%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services13.3%13.3%
      Public administration0.6%0.6%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities20.1%20.1%
      Education, health & social services6.6%6.6%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City Population Household Income National Avg.
      Zillah, WA3,137$63,75015.2%
      Granger, WA3,806$54,1072.2%
      Prosser, WA6,288$53,3333.6%
      Toppenish, WA8,872$52,9814.2%
      Grandview, WA11,075$50,4448.8%
      Sunnyside, WA16,703$40,76626.3%

      Cities with similar population

      City Population Household Income National Avg.
      Highland Village, TX16,701$145,536163.1%
      Farmingville, NY16,705$113,646105.4%
      Cohoes, NY16,708$55,2660.1%
      Sylvan Lake, AB16,694n/a 
      Opelousas, LA16,687$32,66641.0%
      Sunnyside, WA16,703$40,76626.3%
      Source: The Sunnyside, WA employment data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).