Income/capita 15%
Household income 53%
Unemployment 29%
Income per capita$34,291$31,458$29,829
Median household income$84,469$63,783$55,322
Median income owner occupied$96,901$86,568$70,586
Median income renter occupied$70,261$43,419$35,192
Median earnings male$48,798$36,599$36,919
Median earnings female$35,520$27,020$26,250
Unemployment rate3.3%5.5%4.7%
Poverty level6.4%15.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Cypress is 15% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Cypress is 53% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Cypress is 29% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Cypress is 58% lower than the national average

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      Cypress employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry6.8%1.2%
      Manufacturing sector17.5%0.8%
      Financial & insurance services4.2%8.8%
      Wholesale & retail services13.1%14.2%
      Public administration3.4%3.7%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities7.6%2.5%
      Education, health & social services12.6%34.7%

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      North Tustin, CA26,208$134,597143%
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      Rose Hills, CA3,033$117,875113%
      Newport Beach, CA86,813$115,845109%
      Cypress, CA48,978$84,46953%

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      Severn, MD49,017$95,72273%
      Rancho Santa Margarita, CA49,038$104,55689%
      Methuen Town, MA49,043$72,63131%
      McLean, VA48,867$190,258244%
      Bedford, TX48,864$62,70113%
      Cypress, CA48,978$84,46953%
      Source: The Cypress, CA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).