Income/capita 34%
Household income 52%
Unemployment 17%
Income per capita$40,012$31,458$29,829
Median household income$83,958$63,783$55,322
Median income owner occupied$111,431$86,568$70,586
Median income renter occupied$59,107$43,419$35,192
Median earnings male$52,258$36,599$36,919
Median earnings female$36,654$27,020$26,250
Unemployment rate3.9%5.5%4.7%
Poverty level9.5%15.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Arcadia is 34% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Arcadia is 52% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Arcadia is 17% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Arcadia is 37% lower than the national average

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      Arcadia employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry4.6%0.9%
      Manufacturing sector11.3%0.1%
      Financial & insurance services7.2%7.9%
      Wholesale & retail services17.1%14.6%
      Public administration3.4%4.3%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities6.1%2.0%
      Education, health & social services14.4%30.8%

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      Bradbury, CA954$130,625136%
      Rose Hills, CA3,033$117,875113%
      La Habra Heights, CA5,406$110,32999%
      Arcadia, CA57,755$83,95852%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      San Marcos, TX57,743$30,98544%
      Coconut Creek, FL57,731$55,4510%
      Tamiami, FL57,796$48,01513%
      Tonawanda, NY57,844$55,7461%
      Ocala, FL57,873$37,79232%
      Arcadia, CA57,755$83,95852%
      Source: The Arcadia, CA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).