Income/capita 2%
Household income 43%
Unemployment 9%
IndexDaly CityCaliforniaNational
Income per capita$30,377$31,458$29,829
Median household income$79,346$63,783$55,322
Median income owner occupied$96,200$86,568$70,586
Median income renter occupied$61,302$43,419$35,192
Median earnings male$39,361$36,599$36,919
Median earnings female$31,658$27,020$26,250
Unemployment rate5.1%5.5%4.7%
Poverty level8.9%15.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Daly City is 2% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Daly City is 43% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Daly City is 9% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Daly City is 41% lower than the national average

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      Daly City employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry6.7%0.9%
      Manufacturing sector7.3%0.3%
      Financial & insurance services3.3%6.0%
      Wholesale & retail services15.5%15.7%
      Public administration3.4%4.7%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities12.7%5.7%
      Education, health & social services11.6%32.5%

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      Tiburon, CA9,170$149,510170%
      Daly City, CA105,543$79,34643%

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      Source: The Daly City, CA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).