Bishop employment information

IndexBishopCaliforniaNational
Income per capita$27,483$31,458$29,829
Median household income$40,182$63,783$55,322
Median income owner occupied$49,375$86,568$70,586
Median income renter occupied$32,206$43,419$35,192
Median earnings male$26,458$36,599$36,919
Median earnings female$31,894$27,020$26,250
Unemployment rate1.8%5.5%4.7%
Poverty level13.5%15.8%15.1%
The Bishop, 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 Bishop is $27,483, which is 13% lower than than the California average and 8% lower than than the national average. The median household income is $40,182, which is 37% lower than than the California average and 27% lower than than the national average. The unemployment rate in Bishop is 2%, which is 62% lower than than the national average. The poverty rate in Bishop is 14% which is 11% lower than than the national average.
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am i middle class

$Input your household income
$26,785$40,182$80,364
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 Bishop is 8% lower than the national average.
  • The median household income in Bishop is 27% lower than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Bishop is 62% lower than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Bishop is 11% lower than the national average.

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Bishop median earnings by income bracket

Bishop employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry9.7%1.8%
Manufacturing sector0.0%9.7%
Financial & insurance services2.3%6.5%
Wholesale & retail services22.9%9.5%
Public administration4.9%1.9%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities7.0%4.4%
Education, health & social services10.7%41.1%
Other42.6%31.5%

Nearby cities with high median household income

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Swall Meadows, CA194$91,25065%
West Bishop, CA2,901$89,91763%
Mesa, CA283$89,37562%
Wilkerson, CA548$75,87537%
Chalfant, CA535$67,38622%
Bishop, CA3,832$40,18227%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Green Oaks, IL3,832$162,396194%
Hugoton, KS3,831$51,6787%
Gouverneur, NY3,831$38,82230%
Moxee, WA3,833$55,7561%
Lancaster, KY3,831$29,89246%
Bishop, CA3,832$40,18227%
Source: The Bishop, CA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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