Income/capita 47%
Household income 54%
Unemployment 18%
IndexWright CityOklahomaNational
Income per capita$15,928$25,628$29,829
Median household income$25,481$48,038$55,322
Median income owner occupied$28,333$60,309$70,586
Median income renter occupied$18,194$30,832$35,192
Median earnings male$27,679$35,033$36,919
Median earnings female$21,563$23,287$26,250
Unemployment rate3.8%3.6%4.7%
Poverty level29.2%16.5%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Wright City is 47% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Wright City is 54% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Wright City is 18% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Wright City is 93% higher than the national average

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      Wright City employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry24.3%3.4%
      Manufacturing sector37.9%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%2.5%
      Wholesale & retail services6.8%9.3%
      Public administration3.9%6.8%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities2.9%3.4%
      Education, health & social services6.8%44.1%

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      Millerton, OK258$31,25044%
      Idabel, OK7,007$26,91051%
      Garvin, OK238$25,00055%
      Valliant, OK758$25,00055%
      Swink, OK71$21,25062%
      Wright City, OK675$25,48154%

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      Brookfield, MA675$62,32113%
      Malott, WA675$0100%
      Potomac, IL675$47,69214%
      Junction City, CA675$49,83010%
      Barlow, KY675$27,91750%
      Wright City, OK675$25,48154%
      Source: The Wright City, OK employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).