Income/capita 27%
Household income 37%
Unemployment 14%
IndexDouglas CityCaliforniaNational
Income per capita$21,847$31,458$29,829
Median household income$34,808$63,783$55,322
Median income owner occupied$39,766$86,568$70,586
Median income renter occupied$23,292$43,419$35,192
Median earnings male$36,250$36,599$36,919
Median earnings female$23,750$27,020$26,250
Unemployment rate4.0%5.5%4.7%
Poverty level37.4%15.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Douglas City is 27% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Douglas City is 37% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Douglas City is 14% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Douglas City is 148% higher than the national average

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      Douglas City employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry17.0%1.0%
      Manufacturing sector5.7%2.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services1.1%5.9%
      Public administration23.9%9.9%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities14.8%2.0%
      Education, health & social services14.8%78.2%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Junction City, CA675$49,83010%
      Weaverville, CA3,241$37,50032%
      Lewiston, CA1,320$33,68439%
      Hayfork, CA2,837$24,84455%
      Douglas City, CA595$34,80837%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Mayesville, SC595$31,92342%
      Cullom, IL595$39,00030%
      Idaville, IN595$56,1181%
      Brighton, IA595$45,78117%
      Buda, IL595$41,69125%
      Douglas City, CA595$34,80837%
      Source: The Douglas City, CA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).