Income/capita NAT. AVG.
Household income NAT. AVG.
Unemployment NAT. AVG.
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Income per capita$52,942$31,458$29,829
Median household income$106,989$63,783$55,322
Median income owner occupied$125,596$86,568$70,586
Median income renter occupied$60,781$43,419$35,192
Median earnings male$71,059$36,599$36,919
Median earnings female$49,598$27,020$26,250
Unemployment rate2.2%5.5%4.7%
Poverty level6.8%15.8%15.1%
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Key findings

  • The income per capita in Benicia is 77% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Benicia is 93% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Benicia is 52% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Benicia is 55% lower than the national average

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      $71,318 $106,989 $213,978
      $42,517 $63,783 $127,566
      $36,877 $55,322 $110,644
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      Benicia median earnings by income bracket

      Benicia employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry13.3%13.3%
      Manufacturing sector12.2%12.2%
      Financial & insurance services4.7%4.7%
      Wholesale & retail services12.9%12.9%
      Public administration6.3%6.3%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities5.8%5.8%
      Education, health & social services11.4%11.4%

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      Castle Hill, CA1,164$250,001351.9%
      Alamo, CA13,864$248,167348.6%
      Orinda, CA19,461$231,230318.0%
      Shell Ridge, CA1,081$203,833268.4%
      North Gate, CA740$199,936261.4%
      Benicia, CA28,158$106,98993.4%

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      City Population Household Income National Avg.
      Oakleaf Plantation, FL28,153$88,94860.8%
      Newburgh, NY28,146$43,43521.5%
      Enterprise, AL28,170$62,18212.4%
      Eagle, ID28,145$91,41465.2%
      Washington, UT28,192$75,38936.3%
      Benicia, CA28,158$106,98993.4%
      Source: The Benicia, CA employment data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).