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Income/capita 60%
Household income 44%
Unemployment 160%
IndexAugustCaliforniaNational
Income per capita$11,910$31,458$29,829
Median household income$31,194$63,783$55,322
Median income owner occupied$36,039$86,568$70,586
Median income renter occupied$27,917$43,419$35,192
Median earnings male$23,085$36,599$36,919
Median earnings female$13,505$27,020$26,250
Unemployment rate12.1%5.5%4.7%
Poverty level36.1%15.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in August is 60% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in August is 44% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in August is 160% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in August is 139% higher than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $20,793$31,194$62,388
      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.

      August median earnings by income bracket

      August employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry13.9%2.9%
      Manufacturing sector13.1%27.6%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%5.5%
      Wholesale & retail services18.3%15.1%
      Public administration2.1%2.2%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities8.4%5.7%
      Education, health & social services5.1%20.4%
      Other39.1%40.2%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Acampo, CA466$155,385181%
      Peters, CA479$123,036122%
      Waterloo, CA496$110,774100%
      Morada, CA4,783$107,50094%
      Linden, CA2,042$85,62555%
      August, CA7,781$31,19444%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Glenside, PA7,781$83,73551%
      Newport, AR7,781$26,85351%
      Hobart, WI7,779$71,58329%
      Wyoming, MN7,785$84,71253%
      Dry Run, OH7,785$137,543149%
      August, CA7,781$31,19444%
      Source: The August, CA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).