Income/capita 25%
Household income 6%
Unemployment 34%
Income per capita$22,470$31,458$29,829
Median household income$58,651$63,783$55,322
Median income owner occupied$75,000$86,568$70,586
Median income renter occupied$47,973$43,419$35,192
Median earnings male$32,460$36,599$36,919
Median earnings female$25,077$27,020$26,250
Unemployment rate3.1%5.5%4.7%
Poverty level13.6%15.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Artesia is 25% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Artesia is 6% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Artesia is 34% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Artesia is 10% lower than the national average

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      Artesia employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry5.6%0.5%
      Manufacturing sector16.5%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services1.8%8.4%
      Wholesale & retail services19.8%18.1%
      Public administration1.8%2.4%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities9.1%3.7%
      Education, health & social services12.6%34.7%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Rolling Hills Estates, CA8,206$129,728134%
      Rose Hills, CA3,033$117,875113%
      Rossmoor, CA10,933$114,457107%
      La Habra Heights, CA5,406$110,32999%
      Walnut, CA30,026$97,34576%
      Artesia, CA16,789$58,6516%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Fairview Heights, IL16,793$62,16512%
      Country Club Hills, IL16,794$56,3172%
      Fayetteville, GA16,780$66,79321%
      Fort Leonard Wood, MO16,800$46,03017%
      Mount Vernon, OH16,777$34,69837%
      Artesia, CA16,789$58,6516%
      Source: The Artesia, CA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).