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Income/capita 13%
Household income 26%
Unemployment 44%
IndexAtascaderoCaliforniaNational
Income per capita$33,655$31,458$29,829
Median household income$69,587$63,783$55,322
Median income owner occupied$86,791$86,568$70,586
Median income renter occupied$55,056$43,419$35,192
Median earnings male$48,475$36,599$36,919
Median earnings female$30,643$27,020$26,250
Unemployment rate2.6%5.5%4.7%
Poverty level9.2%15.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Atascadero is 13% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Atascadero is 26% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Atascadero is 44% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Atascadero is 39% lower than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $46,386$69,587$139,174
      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.

      Atascadero median earnings by income bracket

      Atascadero employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry15.3%1.1%
      Manufacturing sector8.4%1.8%
      Financial & insurance services0.2%3.4%
      Wholesale & retail services12.6%16.2%
      Public administration7.4%3.5%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities8.6%1.9%
      Education, health & social services18.6%45.3%
      Other27.0%22.1%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Whitley Gardens, CA292$88,08359%
      Los Osos, CA15,603$69,05625%
      Templeton, CA7,525$65,86519%
      El Paso de Robles (Paso Robles), CA31,178$61,68211%
      Cayucos, CA2,987$58,3656%
      Atascadero, CA29,516$69,58726%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Winter Park, FL29,543$62,69913%
      Gloucester, MA29,546$63,91716%
      DeLand, FL29,442$39,33029%
      Lebanon, TN29,439$43,00322%
      San Carlos, CA29,596$135,220144%
      Atascadero, CA29,516$69,58726%
      Source: The Atascadero, CA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).