Income/capita 55%
Household income 37%
Unemployment 127%
Income per capita$13,365$31,458$29,829
Median household income$34,734$63,783$55,322
Median income owner occupied$55,257$86,568$70,586
Median income renter occupied$23,570$43,419$35,192
Median earnings male$26,003$36,599$36,919
Median earnings female$13,667$27,020$26,250
Unemployment rate10.6%5.5%4.7%
Poverty level26.3%15.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Calexico is 55% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Calexico is 37% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Calexico is 127% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Calexico is 74% higher than the national average

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      Calexico employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry8.5%0.1%
      Manufacturing sector9.2%13.2%
      Financial & insurance services1.8%4.2%
      Wholesale & retail services21.1%22.0%
      Public administration7.1%4.9%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities11.0%1.9%
      Education, health & social services9.0%45.8%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Imperial, CA16,583$85,50355%
      Heber, CA4,287$42,64723%
      El Centro, CA43,699$41,84924%
      Holtville, CA6,230$28,11549%
      Seeley, CA1,626$24,08356%
      Calexico, CA39,750$34,73437%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Odenton, MD39,759$97,33776%
      Romeoville, IL39,739$71,34429%
      La Quinta, CA39,801$71,33829%
      New Berlin, WI39,807$77,79541%
      Woodlawn, MD39,685$64,05216%
      Calexico, CA39,750$34,73437%
      Source: The Calexico, CA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).