Income/capita 2%
Household income 35%
Unemployment 71%
IndexBethel IslandCaliforniaNational
Income per capita$29,249$31,458$29,829
Median household income$35,814$63,783$55,322
Median income owner occupied$34,518$86,568$70,586
Median income renter occupied$0$43,419$35,192
Median earnings male$47,250$36,599$36,919
Median earnings female$0$27,020$26,250
Unemployment rate1.3%5.5%4.7%
Poverty level9.1%15.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Bethel Island is 2% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Bethel Island is 35% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Bethel Island is 71% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Bethel Island is 40% lower than the national average

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      Bethel Island employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry24.3%8.9%
      Manufacturing sector17.2%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services2.7%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services8.0%13.2%
      Public administration2.4%11.2%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities5.6%0.0%
      Education, health & social services3.0%20.4%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Discovery Bay, CA14,765$106,36792%
      Knightsen, CA1,606$95,00072%
      Brentwood, CA56,923$94,13070%
      Oakley, CA38,968$82,58449%
      Antioch, CA108,675$65,53018%
      Bethel Island, CA2,199$35,81435%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      St. Hedwig, TX2,200$75,03536%
      Abram, TX2,200$25,17055%
      Wellington, TX2,200$38,08831%
      Idalou, TX2,200$61,02310%
      Canyonville, OR2,201$35,75735%
      Bethel Island, CA2,199$35,81435%
      Source: The Bethel Island, CA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).