Income/capita 69%
Household income 46%
Unemployment 178%
IndexBret HarteCaliforniaNational
Income per capita$9,119$31,458$29,829
Median household income$30,089$63,783$55,322
Median income owner occupied$42,014$86,568$70,586
Median income renter occupied$24,410$43,419$35,192
Median earnings male$22,830$36,599$36,919
Median earnings female$9,502$27,020$26,250
Unemployment rate13.0%5.5%4.7%
Poverty level40.2%15.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Bret Harte is 69% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Bret Harte is 46% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Bret Harte is 178% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Bret Harte is 166% higher than the national average

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      Bret Harte employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry22.7%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector12.0%26.7%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services8.5%24.0%
      Public administration0.0%0.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities3.3%10.0%
      Education, health & social services4.2%14.0%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Del Rio, CA1,577$122,331121%
      East Oakdale, CA3,157$108,29296%
      Diablo Grande, CA1,079$100,00081%
      Ripon, CA14,971$79,35443%
      Salida, CA13,898$71,63229%
      Bret Harte, CA5,315$30,08946%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Eastman, GA5,315$31,93542%
      Watseka, IL5,318$37,64532%
      Monticello, IN5,312$38,40331%
      New Hempstead, NY5,311$110,15699%
      Myrtletown, CA5,320$62,38413%
      Bret Harte, CA5,315$30,08946%
      Source: The Bret Harte, CA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).