This section shows the Fontana-on-Geneva Lake Wisconsin economy using the most recent economic analysis from the 2022 Census Bureau. Starting with Figure 1 which shows the median earnings per worker, Fontana-on-Geneva Lake shows it has a Median earnings of $100,000 which is ranked #1 of all places in the greater Fontana-on-Geneva Lake region. Comparing median earnings per worker to the United States average of $53,269, Fontana-on-Geneva Lake is about twice as large. Also, in contrast to the state of Wisconsin, median earnings per worker of $52,245, Fontana-on-Geneva Lake is about twice as large.
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 $91,000 which is more than all other places in the greater Fontana-on-Geneva Lake region. Comparing median household income to the United States average of $69,021, Fontana-on-Geneva Lake is 31.8% larger. Also, compared with the state of Wisconsin, median household income of $67,080, Fontana-on-Geneva Lake is 35.7% larger.
The next section examines a variety of different income statistics for the Fontana-on-Geneva Lake metropolitan area. In Figure 3 we see that it has the smallest proportion of earnings less than $10,000 at 4.2% of the total. Second, it has the smallest proportion of earnings between $15,000 and $19,999 at 20.6% of the total. Third, it has the smallest proportion of earnings between $20,000 and $49,999 at 14.4% of the total. Also, it has the largest proportion of earnings between $75,000 and $99,999 at 30.1% 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 $50.47 which is the largest of all places in the greater Fontana-on-Geneva Lake region. Comparing average hourly earnings to the United States average of $26.40, Fontana-on-Geneva Lake is about twice as large. Also, measured against the state of Wisconsin, average hourly earnings of $26.03, Fontana-on-Geneva Lake is about twice as large.
Figure 5 examines the number of self employed people in the Fontana-on-Geneva Lake metro area based on the number of people who reported any self employment income. Fontana-on-Geneva Lake depicts it has a Self Employed of 16.4% which is the second most people self employed of all the places in the greater Fontana-on-Geneva Lake region. The city with the highest percentage of people self employed in the area is Delavan Lake CDP which depicts a percentage self employed of 20.2% (23.7% larger).
Figure 6 breaks down the source of income and Fontana-on-Geneva Lake has the largest proportion of self employment income at 21.7% 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 33.6% which is the second most households with retirement income of all the places in the greater Fontana-on-Geneva Lake region. The city with the highest households with retirement income in the area is Delavan Lake CDP which depicts a households with retirement income of 43.5% (29.5% larger).
The percentage of full-time workers are compared to the number of part-time workers in Figure 8. Fontana-on-Geneva Lake depicts full time employees approximately 2.4 times bigger as the part time employees.
Similar to the last chart is Figure 9 which shows the number of people who are self employed but in more detailed industry categories such as manufacturing, retail sales, residential real estate, commercial real estate, health care, exports/imports, and advanced industries, etc. Fontana-on-Geneva Lake shows it has the hightest entrepreneurs of 23% for the self employed in professional, scientific, management, administrative services grouping.
Figure 10 shows the cost of living and other consumer spending categories for a variety of cost components from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Fontana-on-Geneva Lake shows it has the hightest cost of 169.5 for the cost of housing aggregate.
Fontana-on-Geneva Lake Wisconsin Poverty Charts
In Figure 11 the percentage of people earning less than the poverty level is shown and compared across the group of places. Fontana-on-Geneva Lake shows it has a Percent of Population In Poverty of 8.2% which is less than most other places in the greater region. The city with the highest percent of people earning less than the poverty level in the area is Williams Bay which shows a percent of people in poverty of 9.9% (20.7% larger).
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.) Fontana-on-Geneva Lake shows it has a Public Assistance Percent of 1.7% which is the smallest when sorted by households with public assistance of all the other places in the greater region. The city with the highest households with public assistance in the area is Delavan Lake CDP which shows a households with public assistance of 18.6% ( very much bigger).
Fontana-on-Geneva Lake Wisconsin Labor Force Charts
The table in Figure 13, shows Fontana-on-Geneva Lake 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 January 2017 to before the COVID-19 Pandemic it went from 4.8% to 4.4% in March 2020. This represents a decrease in the monthly unemployment rate of 8.3%. Since that time, the monthly unemployment rate has gone to 3.5%. This represents a decrease in the monthly unemployment rate of 20.5%.
Fontana-on-Geneva Lake Wisconsin 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.
Fontana-on-Geneva Lake Wisconsin Work Commute Charts
The following set of charts detail a variety of metrics that have economic impact, economic grow factors and economic development metrics in the Fontana-on-Geneva Lake community and has an impact on other factors such as economic growth, population growth, economic recovery, job growth, etc.. Figure 17 shows a high level view of how the population commutes to work (including the percent of people who work from home.) Fontana-on-Geneva Lake has the largest proportion of people who drive a car or motorcycle to work at 4% of the total and is ranked #1. Figure 18 shows a more detailed view of how the population commutes to work for (for example to downtown Fontana-on-Geneva Lake or elsewhere.) Fontana-on-Geneva Lake has the smallest proportion of people who carpooled at 2% of the total. Second, it has the largest proportion of people who take the bus at 1% of the total and is ranked #1. Third, it has the largest proportion of people who take the Long-distance train or commuter rail at 3% 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. Fontana-on-Geneva Lake shows it has a Avg Commute Time of 32 which is the most of all places in the greater Fontana-on-Geneva Lake region.
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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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