Income/capita 15%
Household income 35%
Unemployment 78%
Income per capita$25,251$33,230$29,829
Median household income$36,154$62,520$55,322
Median income owner occupied$46,292$79,776$70,586
Median income renter occupied$22,188$39,538$35,192
Median earnings male$31,990$40,003$36,919
Median earnings female$17,452$27,854$26,250
Unemployment rate1.0%4.0%4.7%
Poverty level14.1%12.2%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Yuma is 15% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Yuma is 35% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Yuma is 78% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Yuma is 6% lower than the national average

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      Yuma employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry16.5%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector2.4%30.3%
      Financial & insurance services4.5%10.2%
      Wholesale & retail services14.6%10.9%
      Public administration1.8%3.1%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities10.7%4.6%
      Education, health & social services3.5%36.1%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Eckley, CO318$39,65928%
      Otis, CO433$33,75039%
      Yuma, CO3,593$36,15435%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Palmer Heights, PA3,592$66,55620%
      South Glens Falls, NY3,591$44,46020%
      Amberley, OH3,595$115,703109%
      Greenhills, OH3,591$56,5372%
      Reliez Valley, CA3,595$172,083211%
      Yuma, CO3,593$36,15435%
      Source: The Yuma, CO employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).