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Income/capita 95%
Household income 98%
Unemployment 44%
IndexBallardCaliforniaNational
Income per capita$58,124$31,458$29,829
Median household income$109,375$63,783$55,322
Median income owner occupied$116,750$86,568$70,586
Median income renter occupied$0$43,419$35,192
Median earnings male$35,972$36,599$36,919
Median earnings female$65,972$27,020$26,250
Unemployment rate2.6%5.5%4.7%
Poverty level7.2%15.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Ballard is 95% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Ballard is 98% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Ballard is 44% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Ballard is 52% lower than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $72,909$109,375$218,750
      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.

      Ballard median earnings by income bracket

      Ballard employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry5.0%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector16.8%10.6%
      Financial & insurance services4.0%5.9%
      Wholesale & retail services21.8%16.5%
      Public administration9.9%20.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities3.0%4.7%
      Education, health & social services6.9%8.2%
      Other28.7%28.2%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Santa Ynez, CA4,468$98,03677%
      Los Olivos, CA871$95,47673%
      Goleta, CA30,671$81,39847%
      Buellton, CA5,021$71,93230%
      Solvang, CA5,552$69,26125%
      Ballard, CA362$109,37598%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Wilmar, AR362$41,07126%
      Milan, MN362$40,46927%
      San Lucas, CA362$46,25016%
      Eunola, AL362$41,83524%
      Johnson Village, CO362$0100%
      Ballard, CA362$109,37598%
      Source: The Ballard, CA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).