Income/capita 53%
Household income 38%
Unemployment 163%
Income per capita$13,989$31,458$29,829
Median household income$34,352$63,783$55,322
Median income owner occupied$41,098$86,568$70,586
Median income renter occupied$29,688$43,419$35,192
Median earnings male$24,514$36,599$36,919
Median earnings female$11,875$27,020$26,250
Unemployment rate12.3%5.5%4.7%
Poverty level34.1%15.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Buttonwillow is 53% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Buttonwillow is 38% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Buttonwillow is 163% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Buttonwillow is 126% higher than the national average

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      Buttonwillow employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry9.1%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector4.1%83.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services14.5%25.5%
      Public administration0.0%0.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities4.1%9.2%
      Education, health & social services0.0%14.9%

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      Dustin Acres, CA640$58,4036%
      Derby Acres, CA338$51,8756%
      Cherokee Strip, CA164$51,2507%
      Valley Acres, CA456$44,58319%
      McKittrick, CA121$43,12522%
      Buttonwillow, CA1,324$34,35238%

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      Blair, WI1,324$45,65217%
      Shoemakersville, PA1,325$47,50014%
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      Ransom Canyon, TX1,325$95,46973%
      Fort Thompson, SD1,323$25,37554%
      Buttonwillow, CA1,324$34,35238%
      Source: The Buttonwillow, CA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).