Big Bear Lake employment information

IndexBig Bear LakeCaliforniaNational
Income per capita$31,980$31,458$29,829
Median household income$46,655$63,783$55,322
Median income owner occupied$66,944$86,568$70,586
Median income renter occupied$26,065$43,419$35,192
Median earnings male$32,118$36,599$36,919
Median earnings female$28,197$27,020$26,250
Unemployment rate5.3%5.5%4.7%
Poverty level18.5%15.8%15.1%
The Big Bear Lake, CA employment information can be a key indicator when searching for a new job. A good indicator of the strength of the job market is the income per capita and the median household income. The income per capita in Big Bear Lake is $31,980, which is 2% higher than than the California average and 7% higher than than the national average. The median household income is $46,655, which is 27% lower than than the California average and 16% lower than than the national average. The unemployment rate in Big Bear Lake is 5%, which is 13% higher than than the national average. The poverty rate in Big Bear Lake is 19% which is 23% higher than than the national average.
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am i middle class

$Input your household income
$31,100$46,655$93,310
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.

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  • The income per capita in Big Bear Lake is 7% higher than the national average.
  • The median household income in Big Bear Lake is 16% lower than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Big Bear Lake is 13% higher than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Big Bear Lake is 23% higher than the national average.

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Big Bear Lake employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry17.3%0.0%
Manufacturing sector7.8%3.6%
Financial & insurance services1.3%3.4%
Wholesale & retail services11.9%20.4%
Public administration5.1%1.7%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities2.5%0.8%
Education, health & social services8.5%24.5%
Other45.6%44.6%

Nearby cities with high median household income

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Oak Glen, CA786$146,827165%
Running Springs, CA4,624$62,34413%
Mentone, CA9,901$56,1832%
Yucaipa, CA52,886$55,7001%
Big Bear City, CA13,859$45,68417%
Big Bear Lake, CA5,149$46,65516%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Springhill, LA5,149$26,26053%
Gilmer, TX5,148$41,10326%
Shelbyville, IL5,147$34,65937%
Fruitland, MD5,151$67,58322%
Oak Grove, TN5,152$46,64816%
Big Bear Lake, CA5,149$46,65516%
Source: The Big Bear Lake, CA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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