This section shows the Baldwin Park Missouri economy using the most recent economic analysis from the 2022 Census Bureau. Starting with Figure 1 which shows the median earnings per worker, Baldwin Park shows it has a Median earnings of $39,167 which is the smallest when sorted by median earnings per worker of all the other places in the metro area. The city with the highest median earnings per worker in the area is Lake Winnebago which shows a median earnings of $105,533 (approximately 2.7 times bigger). Comparing median earnings per worker to the United States average of $53,269, Baldwin Park is approximately three-fourths the size. Also, compared to the state of Missouri, median earnings per worker of $48,226, Baldwin Park is about 23.1% smaller.
In Figure 2 a more complete view of income is shown which aggregates income from all members in the household and it has a Median household income of $30,000 which is the smallest as measured by median household income of all the other places in the greater region. The city with the highest median household income in the area is Lake Winnebago which depicts a median income of $159,583 ( substantially bigger). Comparing median household income to the United States average of $69,021, Baldwin Park is approximately half the size. Also, measured against the state of Missouri, median household income of $61,043, Baldwin Park is approximately half the size.
The next section examines a variety of different income statistics for the Baldwin Park metropolitan area. In Figure 3 we see that it it has the largest proportion of earnings between $10,000 and $14,999 at 6.2% of the total and is ranked #1. Second, it has the largest proportion of earnings between $15,000 and $19,999 at 40.6% of the total and is ranked #1. Third, it has the largest proportion of earnings between $20,000 and $49,999 at 31.2% of the total and is ranked #1. Dividing median annual worker earnings by the average number of hours worked in a year in Figure 4 shows that it has a Avg Hrly Earnings of $19.17 which is the smallest when ranked by average hourly earnings of all the other places in the greater region. The city with the highest average hourly earnings in the area is Lake Winnebago which depicts an average hourly earnings of $48.90 (approximately 2.6 times bigger). Comparing average hourly earnings to the United States average of $26.40, Baldwin Park is approximately three-fourths the size. Also, in comparison with the state of Missouri, average hourly earnings of $23.84, Baldwin Park is about 24.4% smaller.
Figure 6 breaks down the source of income and Baldwin Park has the largest proportion of investment and retirement income at 16.0% of the total and is ranked #1.
The next chart (Figure 7) shows the percentage of households that had retirement income over the last 12 months and it has a With Retirement Income of 22.7% which is the third most households with retirement income of all other places in the greater Baldwin Park region. The city with the highest households with retirement income in the area is Lake Winnebago which depicts a households with retirement income of 27.3% (20.0% larger).
The percentage of full-time workers are compared to the number of part-time workers in Figure 8. Baldwin Park shows full time employees markedly bigger as the part time employees.
Figure 10 shows the cost of living and other consumer spending categories for a variety of cost components from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Baldwin Park depicts it has the hightest cost of 97.5 for the cost of healthcare grouping.
Baldwin Park Missouri Poverty Charts
In Figure 11 the percentage of people earning less than the poverty level is shown and compared across the group of places. Baldwin Park shows it has a Percent of Population In Poverty of 27.5% which is the highest of all places in the local area.
Additionally, Figure 12 looks at the percentage of people who receive some form of public assistance including general assistance, temporary assistance or food stamps (i.e. SNAP.) Baldwin Park depicts it has a Public Assistance Percent of 27.3% which is ranked #1 of all places in the greater Baldwin Park region.
Baldwin Park Missouri Labor Force Charts
The table in Figure 13, shows Baldwin Park employment data in terms of job categories and salary data.
The next two charts look at monthly trended employment related performance using data estimated by economists at the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). The BLS tracks unemployment statistics for a large number of areas throughout the country on a month to month basis. However, not every location in the U.S. is tracked by the BLS so the chart will only show the closest location available (which may be the same location.) Figure 14 shows the monthly unemployment rate for the area as well as a comparison to the overall national economy measure for the United States. Note that in March to April 2022, the Covid 19 recession occurred and affects this metric. The monthly unemployment rate depicts that from February 2017 to before the COVID-19 Pandemic it went from 3.6% to 2.7% in December 2019. This represents a decrease in the monthly unemployment rate of 25.0%. Since that time, the monthly unemployment rate has gone to 2.7%. This represents an increase in the monthly unemployment rate of very little.
Baldwin Park Missouri Jobs Charts
In the jobs section of economic activity charts in Figure 15 shows the average annual earnings for very high level job industry categories for full time and year round employed.
Figure 16 shows the average median earnings for different categories of jobs.
Baldwin Park Missouri Work Commute Charts
Figure 18 shows a more detailed view of how the population commutes to work for (for example to downtown Baldwin Park or elsewhere.) Baldwin Park has the largest proportion of people who drove alone at 96% of the total and is ranked #1.
Figure 19 is provided for comparison purposes to the previous chart. It shows how people get to work overall on average in the United States.
The average commute time is shown in Figure 21. Baldwin Park depicts it has a Avg Commute Time of 36 which is more than all other places in the greater Baldwin Park region.
Cities marked with an asterisk ("*") should resemble a city or town but do not have their own government (i.e. Mayor, City Council, etc.) These places should be recognizable by the local community but their boundaries have no legal status. Technically these include both Census Designated Places (CDP) and Census County Divisions (CCD) which are defined by the Census Bureau along with local authorities. (For more information, see:
Census Designated Place or "CDP")
and Census County Division "CCD".)
For comparison purposes, the US national average and the state average value are provided. Additionally, the "Combined Statistical Area" or CSA is shown that is closest to the city, county, or zip code shown. A CSA is a large grouping of adjacent metropolitan areas that identified by the Census Bureau based on social and economic ties. (See: Combined Statistical Area)
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