Income/capita 19%
Household income 5%
Unemployment 42%
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Income per capita$35,385$31,458$29,829
Median household income$58,300$63,783$55,322
Median income owner occupied$85,413$86,568$70,586
Median income renter occupied$34,858$43,419$35,192
Median earnings male$39,619$36,599$36,919
Median earnings female$29,572$27,020$26,250
Unemployment rate6.6%5.5%4.7%
Poverty level15.1%15.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Carmichael is 19% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Carmichael is 5% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Carmichael is 42% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Carmichael is equal to the national average

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      Carmichael employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry12.4%1.7%
      Manufacturing sector6.2%1.0%
      Financial & insurance services4.5%7.1%
      Wholesale & retail services14.4%14.7%
      Public administration7.4%10.2%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities6.1%2.0%
      Education, health & social services13.4%34.1%

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      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      El Dorado Hills, CA43,495$125,489126.8%
      Granite Bay, CA22,840$119,701116.4%
      Gold River, CA7,652$108,44896.0%
      Folsom, CA74,960$102,69285.6%
      Rancho Murieta, CA5,507$94,68171.1%
      Carmichael, CA63,631$58,3005.4%

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      Cedar Park, TX63,551$87,46658.1%
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      Pico Rivera, CA63,724$57,2033.4%
      Tamarac, FL63,747$44,39919.7%
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      Carmichael, CA63,631$58,3005.4%
      Source: The Carmichael, CA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).