Income/capita 30%
Household income 22%
Unemployment 4%
Income per capita$20,985$26,686$29,829
Median household income$43,083$51,340$55,322
Median income owner occupied$59,681$63,012$70,586
Median income renter occupied$28,125$35,905$35,192
Median earnings male$35,938$33,127$36,919
Median earnings female$17,214$25,835$26,250
Unemployment rate4.5%4.7%4.7%
Poverty level17.2%17.7%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Thatcher is 30% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Thatcher is 22% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Thatcher is 4% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Thatcher is 14% higher than the national average

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      Thatcher employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry9.5%3.2%
      Manufacturing sector4.3%1.8%
      Financial & insurance services1.8%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services18.8%8.6%
      Public administration13.7%9.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities2.0%1.3%
      Education, health & social services16.4%53.4%

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      Fort Thomas, AZ592$50,7778%
      Thatcher, AZ4,972$43,08322%

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      Normandy, MO4,973$32,83041%
      Hollywood, SC4,971$52,4405%
      Salem, MO4,974$27,95749%
      Benson, AZ4,974$30,01046%
      Chittenango, NY4,974$64,65917%
      Thatcher, AZ4,972$43,08322%
      Source: The Thatcher, AZ employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).