Income/capita 54%
Household income 33%
Unemployment 54%
IndexWindow RockArizonaNational
Income per capita$13,859$26,686$29,829
Median household income$37,315$51,340$55,322
Median income owner occupied$39,450$63,012$70,586
Median income renter occupied$34,648$35,905$35,192
Median earnings male$35,152$33,127$36,919
Median earnings female$32,763$25,835$26,250
Unemployment rate7.2%4.7%4.7%
Poverty level31.2%17.7%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Window Rock is 54% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Window Rock is 33% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Window Rock is 54% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Window Rock is 106% higher than the national average

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      Window Rock employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry10.2%3.2%
      Manufacturing sector0.0%2.1%
      Financial & insurance services5.5%1.2%
      Wholesale & retail services2.3%7.1%
      Public administration20.1%23.3%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities5.0%4.4%
      Education, health & social services26.9%42.2%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Rock Springs, NM513$60,0008%
      St. Michaels, AZ1,409$47,73414%
      Oak Springs, AZ79$44,37520%
      Nakaibito, NM424$32,50041%
      Fort Defiance, AZ4,022$27,96949%
      Window Rock, AZ3,355$37,31533%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Jarrettsville, MD3,355$94,70671%
      West Monroe, MI3,355$33,45140%
      Hardwick, GA3,356$24,16756%
      Zumbrota, MN3,357$47,76314%
      New Baden, IL3,358$65,33518%
      Window Rock, AZ3,355$37,31533%
      Source: The Window Rock, AZ employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).