Income/capita 35%
Household income 10%
Unemployment 6%
Income per capita$19,328$33,230$29,829
Median household income$49,830$62,520$55,322
Median income owner occupied$57,133$79,776$70,586
Median income renter occupied$39,082$39,538$35,192
Median earnings male$27,248$40,003$36,919
Median earnings female$23,930$27,854$26,250
Unemployment rate4.4%4.0%4.7%
Poverty level16.2%12.2%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Welby is 35% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Welby is 10% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Welby is 6% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Welby is 7% higher than the national average

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      Welby employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry23.2%1.4%
      Manufacturing sector12.9%0.4%
      Financial & insurance services0.7%4.6%
      Wholesale & retail services18.5%18.6%
      Public administration3.0%4.6%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities10.6%5.6%
      Education, health & social services4.8%21.4%

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      Cherry Hills Village, CO6,414$224,125305%
      Bow Mar, CO1,047$194,500252%
      Paragon Estates, CO892$146,935166%
      Todd Creek, CO3,979$132,169139%
      Eldorado Springs, CO935$119,028115%
      Welby, CO16,771$49,83010%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Mount Vernon, OH16,777$34,69837%
      Douglas, AZ16,764$29,20747%
      Lemay, MO16,762$44,52020%
      Fayetteville, GA16,780$66,79321%
      Laurel, VA16,756$54,7051%
      Welby, CO16,771$49,83010%
      Source: The Welby, CO employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).