Income/capita 21%
Household income 22%
Unemployment 21%
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Income per capita$35,959$31,458$29,829
Median household income$67,317$63,783$55,322
Median income owner occupied$99,530$86,568$70,586
Median income renter occupied$50,142$43,419$35,192
Median earnings male$44,542$36,599$36,919
Median earnings female$36,090$27,020$26,250
Unemployment rate5.6%5.5%4.7%
Poverty level11.5%15.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Burbank is 21% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Burbank is 22% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Burbank is 21% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Burbank is 24% lower than the national average

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      Burbank employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry6.0%1.0%
      Manufacturing sector9.3%0.2%
      Financial & insurance services3.5%5.0%
      Wholesale & retail services11.7%11.0%
      Public administration3.4%3.3%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities6.1%1.2%
      Education, health & social services9.4%28.9%

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      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      La Cañada Flintridge, CA20,477$158,438186.4%
      San Marino, CA13,324$139,792152.7%
      Stevenson Ranch, CA19,737$121,802120.2%
      Beverly Hills, CA34,627$100,63081.9%
      Marina del Rey, CA9,782$100,44281.6%
      Burbank, CA104,583$67,31721.7%

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      College Station, TX104,684$36,47134.1%
      Clarington, ON104,855n/a 
      Broken Arrow, OK104,869$68,59624.0%
      Green Bay, WI104,951$43,47321.4%
      West Palm Beach, FL104,978$46,67215.6%
      Burbank, CA104,583$67,31721.7%
      Source: The Burbank, CA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).