Income/capita 107%
Household income 117%
Unemployment 27%
Find Homes Find Rentals
Income per capita$61,617$31,458$29,829
Median household income$120,169$63,783$55,322
Median income owner occupied$175,485$86,568$70,586
Median income renter occupied$63,820$43,419$35,192
Median earnings male$85,944$36,599$36,919
Median earnings female$53,475$27,020$26,250
Unemployment rate3.4%5.5%4.7%
Poverty level4.7%15.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Belmont is 107% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Belmont is 117% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Belmont is 27% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Belmont is 69% lower than the national average

Best Places for Employment in and Around Belmont

See all the best places to live around Belmont

Compare Belmont, CA Employment

      How would you rate the job market in Belmont?
      Write a review to give others more information about this area.
      How accessible is public transit in Belmont?
      Write a review to give others more information about this area.
      See all Belmont poll results

      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      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.

      Belmont median earnings by income bracket

      Belmont employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry6.6%1.8%
      Manufacturing sector15.1%0.4%
      Financial & insurance services3.2%4.9%
      Wholesale & retail services11.6%10.3%
      Public administration3.7%3.2%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities2.5%1.9%
      Education, health & social services10.5%31.0%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Ladera, CA1,514$250,001351.9%
      Atherton, CA7,127$250,001351.9%
      Los Altos Hills, CA8,376$243,701340.5%
      Portola Valley, CA4,550$232,981321.1%
      Woodside, CA5,496$223,934304.8%
      Belmont, CA26,918$120,169117.2%

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Garden City, KS26,916$48,74311.9%
      Saint-Bruno-de-Montarville, QC26,923n/a 
      South Laurel, MD26,952$71,43329.1%
      Leisure City, FL26,861$33,74739.0%
      Bessemer, AL26,856$30,68244.5%
      Belmont, CA26,918$120,169117.2%
      Source: The Belmont, CA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).