Income/capita 3%
Household income 16%
Unemployment 39%
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Income per capita$30,856$33,230$29,829
Median household income$46,250$62,520$55,322
Median income owner occupied$0$79,776$70,586
Median income renter occupied$29,500$39,538$35,192
Median earnings male$41,944$40,003$36,919
Median earnings female$41,944$27,854$26,250
Unemployment rate6.5%4.0%4.7%
Poverty level7.8%12.2%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Ward is 3% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Ward is 16% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Ward is 39% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Ward is 49% lower than the national average

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      Ward median earnings by income bracket

      Ward employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry61.5%2.9%
      Manufacturing sector1.9%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services11.5%34.3%
      Public administration9.6%0.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities0.0%0.0%
      Education, health & social services0.0%51.4%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Crisman, CO402$248,920349.9%
      Pine Brook Hill, CO1,091$229,091314.1%
      Sunshine, CO177$169,145205.7%
      Seven Hills, CO98$162,632194.0%
      Mountain Meadows, CO167$160,865190.8%
      Ward, CO129$46,25016.4%

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Jacksonport, AR129$23,90656.8%
      Portland, CO129$48,40912.5%
      Garber, IA129$48,75011.9%
      Campus, IL129$43,29521.7%
      Yale, IL129$47,50014.1%
      Ward, CO129$46,25016.4%
      Source: The Ward, CO employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).