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Income/capita 89%
Household income 148%
Unemployment 15%
IndexClaytonCaliforniaNational
Income per capita$56,295$31,458$29,829
Median household income$136,946$63,783$55,322
Median income owner occupied$141,220$86,568$70,586
Median income renter occupied$94,405$43,419$35,192
Median earnings male$91,205$36,599$36,919
Median earnings female$47,474$27,020$26,250
Unemployment rate4.0%5.5%4.7%
Poverty level2.8%15.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Clayton is 89% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Clayton is 148% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Clayton is 15% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Clayton is 81% lower than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $91,288$136,946$273,892
      City
      $42,517$63,783$127,566
      State
      $36,877$55,322$110,644
      Nation
      According to the PEW research center, the middle class is defined as a range from two thirds (2/3) of the median household income to a multiple of two (2) times the median household income. Displayed above are the city, state and national median household income averages. Simply enter your median household income to determine if your income falls into the middle class or if your household income is considered upper or lower class.

      Clayton median earnings by income bracket

      Clayton employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry10.5%1.3%
      Manufacturing sector10.6%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services4.4%15.6%
      Wholesale & retail services10.8%7.6%
      Public administration6.9%5.7%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities8.7%6.9%
      Education, health & social services11.0%28.6%
      Other31.4%27.9%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Norris Canyon, CA1,046$223,542304%
      Acalanes Ridge, CA1,000$187,604239%
      Blackhawk, CA9,468$180,515226%
      Orinda, CA18,936$178,704223%
      Camino Tassajara, CA3,456$175,382217%
      Clayton, CA11,655$136,946148%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Cypress Lake, FL11,656$44,95319%
      Magnolia, AR11,651$34,59137%
      Los Alamitos, CA11,661$80,92646%
      Red Oak, TX11,663$70,25027%
      Endwell, NY11,640$54,8391%
      Clayton, CA11,655$136,946148%
      Source: The Clayton, CA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).