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Income/capita 185%
Household income 226%
Unemployment 48%
IndexBlackhawkCaliforniaNational
Income per capita$84,926$31,458$29,829
Median household income$180,515$63,783$55,322
Median income owner occupied$185,982$86,568$70,586
Median income renter occupied$130,050$43,419$35,192
Median earnings male$127,667$36,599$36,919
Median earnings female$50,830$27,020$26,250
Unemployment rate2.4%5.5%4.7%
Poverty level4.7%15.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Blackhawk is 185% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Blackhawk is 226% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Blackhawk is 48% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Blackhawk is 69% lower than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $120,331$180,515$361,030
      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.

      Blackhawk median earnings by income bracket

      Blackhawk employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry4.2%4.7%
      Manufacturing sector14.9%0.9%
      Financial & insurance services13.9%8.4%
      Wholesale & retail services14.2%15.5%
      Public administration1.2%0.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities5.6%3.6%
      Education, health & social services9.6%27.0%
      Other35.9%31.2%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Norris Canyon, CA1,046$223,542304%
      Acalanes Ridge, CA1,000$187,604239%
      Orinda, CA18,936$178,704223%
      Camino Tassajara, CA3,456$175,382217%
      Reliez Valley, CA3,595$172,083211%
      Blackhawk, CA9,468$180,515226%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      DeForest, WI9,468$72,37331%
      Good Hope, CA9,471$41,73825%
      New Port Richey East, FL9,463$31,85742%
      Milton, FL9,462$52,4395%
      Anthony, NM9,459$22,72459%
      Blackhawk, CA9,468$180,515226%
      Source: The Blackhawk, CA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).