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Income/capita 17%
Household income 70%
Unemployment 0%
IndexBrentwoodCaliforniaNational
Income per capita$35,013$31,458$29,829
Median household income$94,130$63,783$55,322
Median income owner occupied$107,838$86,568$70,586
Median income renter occupied$60,246$43,419$35,192
Median earnings male$53,665$36,599$36,919
Median earnings female$31,456$27,020$26,250
Unemployment rate4.7%5.5%4.7%
Poverty level7.4%15.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Brentwood is 17% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Brentwood is 70% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Brentwood is equal to the national average
  • The poverty level in Brentwood is 51% lower than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $62,747$94,130$188,260
      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.

      Brentwood median earnings by income bracket

      Brentwood employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry15.7%2.8%
      Manufacturing sector8.7%1.2%
      Financial & insurance services4.0%5.9%
      Wholesale & retail services14.3%11.2%
      Public administration8.1%4.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities7.9%2.2%
      Education, health & social services11.3%38.1%
      Other27.6%30.9%

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      Diablo, CA807$169,211206%
      Danville, CA43,758$146,603165%
      Brentwood, CA56,923$94,13070%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Midwest City, OK56,930$45,69517%
      Santee, CA56,839$77,46040%
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      Oak Lawn, IL56,774$58,7076%
      Tinley Park, IL57,125$76,02237%
      Brentwood, CA56,923$94,13070%
      Source: The Brentwood, CA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).