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Income/capita 175%
Household income 210%
Unemployment 48%
IndexAlamoCaliforniaNational
Income per capita$82,071$31,458$29,829
Median household income$171,767$63,783$55,322
Median income owner occupied$184,053$86,568$70,586
Median income renter occupied$123,409$43,419$35,192
Median earnings male$106,402$36,599$36,919
Median earnings female$37,727$27,020$26,250
Unemployment rate2.4%5.5%4.7%
Poverty level2.3%15.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Alamo is 175% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Alamo is 210% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Alamo is 48% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Alamo is 85% lower than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $114,499$171,767$343,534
      City
      $42,517$63,783$127,566
      State
      $36,877$55,322$110,644
      Nation
      According to the PEW research center, the middle class is defined as a range from two thirds (2/3) of the median household income to a multiple of two (2) times the median household income. Displayed above are the city, state and national median household income averages. Simply enter your median household income to determine if your income falls into the middle class or if your household income is considered upper or lower class.

      Alamo median earnings by income bracket

      Alamo employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry5.7%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector10.8%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services14.4%8.7%
      Wholesale & retail services16.3%15.8%
      Public administration2.4%1.3%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities0.6%0.4%
      Education, health & social services6.6%31.9%
      Other39.7%32.6%

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      Blackhawk, CA9,468$180,515226%
      Orinda, CA18,936$178,704223%
      Alamo, CA16,078$171,767210%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Hermitage, PA16,077$55,1940%
      Pearl River, NY16,076$101,99584%
      Vero Beach, FL16,070$38,40531%
      Madison, NJ16,090$120,608118%
      Spanish Springs, NV16,091$81,38247%
      Alamo, CA16,078$171,767210%
      Source: The Alamo, CA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).