Income/capita 37%
Household income 10%
Unemployment 96%
Income per capita$18,715$31,458$29,829
Median household income$49,518$63,783$55,322
Median income owner occupied$60,124$86,568$70,586
Median income renter occupied$33,367$43,419$35,192
Median earnings male$30,241$36,599$36,919
Median earnings female$19,301$27,020$26,250
Unemployment rate9.1%5.5%4.7%
Poverty level16.7%15.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Ceres is 37% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Ceres is 10% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Ceres is 96% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Ceres is 11% higher than the national average

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      Ceres employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry14.7%0.5%
      Manufacturing sector16.8%5.8%
      Financial & insurance services0.8%2.9%
      Wholesale & retail services19.0%20.0%
      Public administration1.5%4.2%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities10.2%2.5%
      Education, health & social services7.6%30.0%

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      Del Rio, CA1,577$122,331121%
      East Oakdale, CA3,157$108,29296%
      Ripon, CA14,971$79,35443%
      Salida, CA13,898$71,63229%
      Escalon, CA7,382$65,25818%
      Ceres, CA47,231$49,51810%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Pearl City, HI47,241$89,32061%
      East Providence, RI47,260$52,5505%
      Minot, ND47,338$62,32413%
      Wauwatosa, WI47,388$70,63228%
      Lawrence, IN47,415$48,65012%
      Ceres, CA47,231$49,51810%
      Source: The Ceres, CA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).