Income/capita 129%
Household income 117%
Unemployment 45%
Income per capita$68,195$33,230$29,829
Median household income$119,792$62,520$55,322
Median income owner occupied$118,646$79,776$70,586
Median income renter occupied$0$39,538$35,192
Median earnings male$50,893$40,003$36,919
Median earnings female$38,450$27,854$26,250
Unemployment rate2.6%4.0%4.7%
Poverty level6.0%12.2%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Watkins is 129% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Watkins is 117% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Watkins is 45% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Watkins is 60% lower than the national average

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      Watkins employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry33.7%16.7%
      Manufacturing sector5.2%2.0%
      Financial & insurance services6.7%3.2%
      Wholesale & retail services1.6%33.1%
      Public administration7.3%1.6%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities8.8%0.0%
      Education, health & social services6.2%18.3%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Lone Tree, CO12,808$115,049108%
      Stonegate, CO9,478$110,893100%
      Foxfield, CO732$106,80693%
      Centennial, CO107,862$96,42274%
      Inverness, CO1,189$93,43869%
      Watkins, CO733$119,792117%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Waterville, KS733$47,36114%
      Etna, CA733$36,54834%
      Hardy, AR733$16,73170%
      Reddick, FL733$26,71952%
      Garden Plain, KS733$68,75024%
      Watkins, CO733$119,792117%
      Source: The Watkins, CO employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).