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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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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $52,892$79,346$158,692
      City
      $42,517$63,783$127,566
      State
      $36,877$55,322$110,644
      Nation
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      Daly City median earnings by income bracket

      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%
      Other36.5%28.8%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Hillsborough, CA11,312$216,292291%
      Piedmont, CA11,201$202,083265%
      Belvedere, CA2,017$178,750223%
      Highlands-Baywood Park, CA4,261$162,552194%
      Tiburon, CA9,170$149,510170%
      Daly City, CA105,543$79,34643%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Boulder, CO105,420$60,5699%
      Pompano Beach, FL106,004$42,64123%
      Wichita Falls, TX105,013$43,99720%
      West Palm Beach, FL104,978$46,67216%
      North Charleston, SC106,113$39,70328%
      Daly City, CA105,543$79,34643%
      Source: The Daly City, CA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).